Maxwell smashes Hampshire to victory over Kent

Friends Life t20, Canterbury

Hampshire 138-4 (18.2 overs) beat Kent 135-6 (20 overs) by six wickets

Match scorecard

Australian Glenn Maxwell scored 66 off only 32 balls and took two wickets to guide Hampshire to a six-wicket victory over Kent.

The 23-year-old smashed six sixes and five fours, helped by 31 from Jimmy Adams, as Hampshire passed their target with 10 balls to spare on 138-4.

Kent earlier totalled 135-6 with Darren Stevens making 60 in 44 balls, including four sixes and three fours.

Maxwell took 2-10 in two overs with Dimitri Mascarenhas taking 2-14.

It was Hampshire's first win in four attempts in this season's FL t20 and made amends for Friday's three-run home defeat to the same opposition.