Glenn Maxwell scored a century in a warm-up match
Australia has played a warm-up match against England before playing a three-match ODI series and a three-match T20 series. Where Aaron Finch XI lost by 2 wickets, Pat Cummins XI. Glenn Maxwell has scored a century in a warm-up match to play for Pat Cummins XI.
After 6 months and 24 days, Maxwell showed his power with the bat. He last played in the Big Bash League final on February 8 this year. He was not seen playing any more cricket matches after that. After a long time, he returned to the team and continued to fight with the bat. Although he came on the field after a long time, he has kept the batting right.
Aaron Finch XI lost five first-line batsmen for 113 in the first innings. David Warner (34), captain Aaron Finch (9), and Labushan returned with 21 runs. Even after starting well, Sam could not settle down. He made 26 runs before returning to the ball of Stones. After his departure, Mitchell Starc and Andrew Tie took the helm of the team.
Mitchell Starc’s 41 and Andrew Tye’s 59 helped Finch make 249 for 489 in 48.4 overs. Stones got the highest 4 wickets for Pat Cummins XI. Besides, Pat Cummins and Adam Jampa got 2 wickets each.
Pat Cummins XI won by 2 wickets thanks to a century by Glenn Maxwell and 8 runs by Stones. Nathan Lyon took 3 wickets for Finch XI. Mitchell Starc and Meredith took 2 wickets each.