Glenn Maxwell may not need Sheffield Shield cricket for test recall


The availability of the all-rounder for Victoria next season will depend on the schedule and potential quarantine.

Victoria coach Chris Rogers is not convinced Glenn Maxwell needs to play Sheffield Shield cricket to be called up to the Australia tryout squad, although he welcomes him back again.

Due to the IPL and international commitments, Maxwell has not made any appearances for Victoria this season, but recently declared his desire to reignite a stuck test career on seven caps with a particular eye on the unfolding of the sub’s tours. -Australian continent in 2022. with series planned against India, Sri Lanka and Pakistan.

His availability for a small Sheffield Shield window next season will depend on quarantine requirements after the T20 World Cup and any potential deviations after BBL.