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Australia set new T20 record score

Glenn Maxwell's pulsating 145* steered Australia to a Twenty20 international record of 263 for 3 againstSri Lanka, at Pallekele

, play 01:01
Australia set new T20 record score

Glenn Maxwell's pulsating 145* steered Australia to a Twenty20 international record of 263 for 3 against Sri Lanka, at Pallekele

Maxwell's solid start

4

No. of Aus players who scored 50 or more when opening for the first time in T20Is, including Maxwell today. Martyn (96), Warner (89), White (75) are the others.

Record

96

Previous highest score by a batsman in his maiden innings as opener in T20Is - 98 by Martyn. Maxwell has become the first to hit a century in maiden inns as opener.

To the top

0

No. of higher totals in T20s than Australia's 263 for 3 in this match. They equalled RCB's 263 vs PWI in IPL 2013.