Glenn Maxwell breaks leg after freak accident at birthday party in Melbourne

Glenn Maxwell will be out of action for an extended period due to a broken leg

He suffered at a birthday party in Melbourne on Saturday

The accident left the all-rounder with a fracture in his fibula

The accident occurred while Maxwell was running in a backyard with the person celebrating the birthday.

Maxwell's leg got trapped and he slipped

Maxwell has been ruled out of the upcoming ODI series between Australia and England

It is predicted that the all-rounder might miss the entire Big Bash League season.

Australia's national selector George Bailey shared an update on the same and said Maxwell "is in good spirit".

Maxwell's IPL franchise the Royal Challengers Bangalore also wished the all-rounder a speedy recovery.