Holding IPL in UAE will level playing field for T20 World Cup: Glenn Maxwell

Holding IPL in UAE will level playing field for T20 World Cup: Glenn Maxwell

MELBOURNE: Australia all-rounder Glenn Maxwell reckons that playing in the Indian Premier League (IPL) before the T20 World Cup will give ample time to Australian batsmen to get used to the conditions in the UAE. Australia has been drawn in a tough group in the Super 12 stage alongside defending champions West Indies, world number one England and South Africa. "The fact we've got a lot of guys going over for the IPL as a preparation, get a few games in those conditions, it's going to do wonders for our batters. Our bowlers are going to be up and firing by the time the tournament starts. I can assure you everyone is looking forward to hitting the ground running over there", Maxwell told icc-cricket.com.

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