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Cricket Australia investigates after Glenn Maxwell is hospitalised following alcohol-related incident


Cricket Australia is conducting an investigation after Glenn Maxwell was briefly hospitalised in Adelaide final Friday following an alcohol-related incident.

First reported by the Day by day Telegraph, it is understood that Maxwell was out watching Six and Out, the band that options Brett Lee, when the incident occurred. What precisely occurred continues to be being decided, nevertheless it’s understood an ambulance was known as and Maxwell was taken to hospital though his keep was brief.

ESPNcricinfo understands that the incident didn’t contain anybody else. Maxwell had been in Adelaide for a star golf occasion following the top of Melbourne Stars’ BBL marketing campaign.

Earlier on Monday, Maxwell was “managed” out of Australia’s ODI squad to face West Indies though Cricket Australia insisted that isn’t associated to the occasions in Adelaide.

“Cricket Australia is conscious of an incident involving Glenn Maxwell in Adelaide on the weekend and is searching for additional info,” an announcement stated.

“It isn’t associated to him being changed within the ODI squad, a call that was made following the BBL and primarily based on his particular person administration plan. Maxwell is anticipated to return for the T20 collection. No additional remark might be made at the moment.”

Throughout the ODI World Cup in India late final yr, Maxwell suffered concussion when he fell off a golf cart in Ahmedabad. In late 2022, he broke his leg when he slipping whereas working at a pal’s fiftieth birthday and was out of the sport for greater than three months.

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