The tension of the Royal Challengers Bangalore team has increased further. The team’s star all-rounder has taken a break from IPL 2024. However, this player’s performance so far this season has been very poor. Yes, we are talking about Australian cricketer Glenn Maxwell.

Struggling with poor form, Glenn Maxwell took a break from IPL 2024 Season-17. On Saturday, March 15, the 30th match of IPL 2024 was played between RCB and Hyderabad. Maxwell did not play in this match. Maxwell was not even seen sitting outside.

IPL 2024 was very bad.

Maxwell was looking in poor form so far this season. Maxwell disappointed the team in every match. Not a single good inning came from his bat in a single match. After which a lot of questions were being raised on Maxwell. This season, Maxwell played 6 matches, in which he scored only 32 runs at an average of 5.33 and strike rate of 94.11. During this period, Maxwell was also out on zero thrice.

Maxwell told the reason for leaving IPL

Before taking a break from IPL 2024, Glenn Maxwell said that it was an easy decision for me to give a chance to someone else in the team. I need to give myself some mental and physical rest. I had talked to the coach and captain about this. If the team needs me more, I will definitely come back with a stronger mindset. I could not perform the way the team expected from me after the powerplay. This was my strength for the last few seasons.

Shock to RCB amidst defeat

This season has been very bad for RCB so far, the team has lost 6 out of 7 matches so far. RCB has got only one win so far. The team is at the bottom 10th position in the points table. Another defeat from here will knock RCB out of the playoffs.

Prakash Gupta

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