Glenn Maxwell, who is leading Melbourne Stars in the ongoing Big Bash League, has tested positive for COVID-19. The all-rounder, who plays for RCB in IPL, returned a positive rapid antigen test on Wednesday and he is now waiting for his RT-PCR results.

“Maxwell returned a positive rapid antigen test after the game against the Melbourne Renegades and has since undertaken a PCR test and is currently isolating,” stated an official release.

He is the 13th Stars player to test positive for the deadly virus. Maxwell had led a depleted Melbourne Stars in their last two fixtures against Perth Scorchers and Melbourne Renegades.

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