He added, "I know I will regret this for the rest of my life. IPL 2020, KXIP vs RR: Rajasthan Royals skipper Steve Smith hailed Ben Stokes as one of the "best in the world" following the Englishman's sublime performances in … Smith made 89 and 19 runs, respectively, but the third Test match stirred controversy about the on-field umpire's decisions and DRS (Decision Review System) causing Smith to survive on two occasions and his teammate Usman Khawaja to be dismissed. In the second innings, he took 3 wickets for 51 as Australia won by 150 runs. Image: IPL. Following a 5–0 victory against England in the Ashes, Australia were scheduled three Test matches and three T20 matches in South Africa. His only century and highest IPL score came in a match against Gujarat Lions. The Englishman silenced his critics and came roaring back into form. The right-handed batsman scored 104 off 64 balls. In the first Test at Centurion, Johannesburg, Smith made his fourth century and first in South Africa, where he and Shaun Marsh made a 233 run partnership from 4–98. Australia went on to draw the second Test. He was therefore banned from all international and domestic cricket for 12 months starting from 29 March 2018. [78], Following the defeat to India, Australia's next series was against England in the British Isles in July. In the third Test, significant for being the first-ever day-night Test held at the Adelaide Oval, Smith defied difficult batting conditions to register 53 in the first innings, before falling for 14 in the second innings. [47][48] In the tournament, he scored 319 runs at an average of 39.87, including three fifties. [128][129], After winning the World Cup in March, Australia's winter schedule was later released with the Test team returned from their short break towards their two Test series against the West Indies in the Caribbean. In the second Test, Smith made a duck and 97 runs but Australia's woes against spin continued as Australia lost by 356 runs. ODI Series - Matches and Results", "Usman Khawaja and Marcus Stoinis in expanded Australia training squad for possible England tour", "Aussies name huge 26-player group with eye on UK tour", "Riley Meredith, Josh Philippe and Daniel Sams included as Australia tour to England confirmed", "Uncapped trio make Australia's UK touring party", "Virat Kohli, Kane Williamson, Steven Smith, Joe Root nominated for ICC men's cricketer of the decade award", "What can India do against Steven Smith? Footage emerged showing Warner having to be physically restrained after words were spoken between the two. Joint most 50+ scores (four) in Cricket World Cup knockout matches. [234][235], Smith registered his tenth consecutive Ashes fifty-plus score in the first innings of the fifth Test, breaking Inzamam Ul Haq's record for the most consecutive Test 50+ scores against a single opposition. The likes of Jasprit Bumrah and Trent Boult had no answers against the two and it proved to be a memorable run chase by RR. [133][134] With the Australians in good form and England drawing to New Zealand and West Indies gave Australia some confidence to the countdown to the first Test in Cardiff. [36], In February 2018, he was named as captain of Rajasthan Royals for the IPL 2018. After the Test series against South Africa, New Zealand played 3 ODIs in between the two Test series against South Africa and Pakistan. Marnus Labushan also managed to score a half century… Smith is consistently rated as one of the top-ranked Test batsmen in the world, according to the ICC Player Rankings. He is the captain of Rajasthan Royals in the Indian Premier League. [87] Despite starting slowly in the first two Tests, Smith produced his first Test century on home soil in the third Test at Perth, scoring 111 from 208 balls[88], helping Australia display a total of 6–326 at stumps on the second day to later win the Test match and be awarded man of the match. Smith attended Menai High School, and left at age 17 to play cricket in England where he played club cricket for Sevenoaks Vine in the premier division of the Kent Cricket League.. [44][45][46] After losing six out of first eight matches of the season, Smith was appointed as the captain of the Rajasthan Royals by replacing Ajinkya Rahane. During the first innings of the first Test, Smith was caught behind on 10, and did not bat again, due to Australia's dominance. IPL 2020, RR vs MI as it happened: Ben Stokes’s century powers Rajasthan Royals to 8-wicket win Here are highlights of match No 45 of Indian Premier League 2020. [204] Smith's diminishing returns with the bat and lower than average strike rate suggested that he may have been struggling somewhat. Who is the best batsman in the world? As well as apologising to his "teammates, to fans of cricket all over the world and to all Australians who are disappointed and angry", he specifically referred to the effect that the incident had had on his parents and implored others faced with questionable decisions to consider their parents. During the final Ashes match in Sydney, Smith reached the milestone of 6,000 Test runs in 111 innings, becoming the equal second-fastest player and also the youngest Australian, ever to do so. The report stated that, while he did not develop the plan, Smith was found to have misled match officials and others, and as captain did not act to prevent it. Steve Smith’s IPL team made history with an incredible heist as one of the Aussie’s teammates went berserk to snatch an incredible win. [269] Smith spontaneously experimented with his technique during the Perth Test match in the 2013–14 Ashes, during which he decided to take a "prelim movement back and across" to counter short-pitched bowling. Written by Vishal Menon | Updated: November 28, 2020 7:55:08 am Australia's Steve Smith celebrates after scoring a century during the one day international cricket match between India and Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground in Sydney, Australia, Friday, Nov. 27, 2020. Smith has been called the "best since Bradman" due to his distinctively high Test batting average. [272][273], Much of the credit for Smith's success can also be attributed to batting coach Trent Woodhill, who coached Smith as a junior and noted his abundant talent. 11 Player of the Match awards in Test matches, This page was last edited on 15 December 2020, at 01:39. Scroll Staff The five-month break from cricket activity saw a surprise pick of Smith called up for the 2014 Zimbabwe Tri-Series on the August 2014. Second youngest batsman to top the ICC Test batting rankings. [4] On 30 December 2017, he reached a Test batting rating of 947, the second-highest of all time, only behind Don Bradman's 961. [223][224] In the first Test at Edgbaston, Smith scored centuries in both innings, his ninth and tenth Ashes centuries and his 24th and 25th overall. [57][58], In September 2018, Smith returned to Australian club cricket by scoring 85 off 91 balls for Sutherland in a one-day match against Mosman. [24] During the 2011 IPL player auction, he was bought by Kochi Tuskers Kerala for $200,000,[25] but he had to have an ankle operation and was not available to play for them that season. [12], Smith was a member of the Australian team at the 2008 Under-19 Cricket World Cup in Malaysia. [126] He was named in the team of the tournament for the 2015 World Cup by the ICC. At the time of delivery, Smith's stumps are fully covered, making bowled dismissals unlikely. [27] In his first match for his new team, he scored 39 runs off 32 balls to lead his team to victory against the Mumbai Indians. I hope in time I can earn back respect and forgiveness. "[251], Despite Smith scoring 214 runs from 5 innings at an average of 42.80, and atypically for Smith a low strike rate of 34.13[252]—who just three months earlier in the 2019 Ashes scored at a rate of 64.71 per 100 balls[253]—Australia managed to win all three Tests by a margin of over 200 runs, largely thanks to Marnus Labuschagne's batting, who scored 549 runs from 6 innings at an average of 91.5, with two hundreds and three fifties. He took 4/15 against Queensland and finished with 9 wickets overall. He also took nine catches throughout the tournament. Pune century my best knock in Test cricket says Australian captain Steve Smith Steve Smith’s 109-run knock in Pune on a turning wicket against … I couldn't quite time the ball where I wanted to at certain times but no doubt I'm going to get a little bit (of short-pitch bowling) in Melbourne, I dare say, on probably a different wicket. [168] Following the defeat, criticism of Smith's captaincy and the team's performance emerged which saw the influx of young players such as Matt Renshaw, Peter Handscomb and Nic Maddison for the last Test. Smith joined the Sydney Sixers and filled in as captain when Brad Haddin could not play due to Test duties,[22] subsequently leading the team to victory in the inaugural season. Despite this, Australia comfortably won the match by 247 runs and retained the Trans-Tasman Trophy. [161], Smith then led the Australian Cricket Team on their tour of Sri Lanka. [257] In the second match, India batted first and posted 340. He made scores in his thirties in his participating matches but only made 10 runs in the final against South Africa on 6 September, where South Africa went on to win the Tri-Series. [203] South Africa won the second Test by 6 wickets, with Smith's contributions being only 25 and 11 runs. While his first-class bowling average in the high forties was not as impressive, his bowling appeared to be steadily improving following some well-publicised mentoring and praise from Shane Warne. [139][140] Into the fifth and final Test match back at The Oval, Smith made his second century in the series registering 143 runs off 252 balls before being bowled by Steve Finn. [274] Smith is also known for his concentration, being able to bat for long periods of time, even through a whole day's play.[275][276]. Consecutive centuries from Steve Smith … [165] Despite the large total, it was chased down by South Africa in the 50th over. Virat Kohli? [270] Due to his unorthodox style, Smith was initially labelled as a limited-overs batsman who might struggle in the longer form of the game, especially early in his career when he was vulnerable outside off stump. In the second innings, Smith played a ball onto his stumps after scoring a rapid and threatening 17 runs off 15 balls. As of April 2018, Smith has made a total of 37 first-class centuries, ten List A centuries and one T20 century. Earlier in the match, it was a Hardik Pandya show who took MI to an outstanding total. 0 2 minutes read. England within three days regained the Ashes and took an unassailable 3–1 lead and critics began to question Smith's performances in seaming conditions. Smith prior to the tour had two ODI matches in the last two years. Australia won the first Test by 118 runs[200] with Smith making scores of 56 and 38 runs. This position also allows him to play to either the on or off side with ease. 10th ODI hundred in 126 matches, 4th against India. Despite this, Australia went on to win the Test series 2–0, winning both matches by an innings margin. Despite Pakistan being bowled out for a low score of 142 in the first innings, Smith's captaincy tactics sparked a mixed response from critics when the on-field umpires made the decision to increase the fourth day evening session for another thirty minutes, believing a result would be determined. [211], Cricket Australia launched an independent investigation, charging Smith with bringing the game into disrepute. However, England regained the Ashes 3–2 after winning in Nottingham in early August and later saw the Test retirements of Australia's senior players: Michael Clarke, Chris Rogers and later Shane Watson, Ryan Harris and Brad Haddin. Australia's target to chase 183 runs after a New Zealand collapse saw Steve Smith score 58 not out alongside the skipper, Michael Clarke as Australia won by 7 wickets with 101 balls remaining. [110] In his first match in Perth he registered 10 runs but in the following games he made 73*, 104 and 67 runs. In the first T20I against Sri Lanka, Smith did not bat, but made 53 not out and 13 in the second and third matches respectively. In 2015 Smith was awarded the Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy (ICC Cricketer of the Year) and ICC Test Player of the Year award and named in ICC Test Team of the Year and ICC ODI Team of the Year by the ICC. [113] In the first Test match in Adelaide, Smith scored 162* from 298 balls in the first and made 52* in the second innings, defeating India by 48 runs into day five. [171][172][173] Pakistan made a 4th innings total of 450, as Australia won by 39 runs. Smith all smiles, Gayle shatters six-hitting milestone. I think the wicket was playing good today, the ball was coming on nicely. He was an able option as a leg spinner early in his career, but was under-used because he was described as a very defensive bowler. In the first Test in Brisbane, Smith made 130 and 63 runs. After a few matches in 2010 and 2011, he was a regular player in the Australian team after 2013, and took over captaincy from Michael Clarke in late 2015, after which he predominantly batted at number 3 or 4. [72] Smith was selected for the third test in Mohali, his first in over two years, when four players were dropped for "not doing their homework". In a robust second-wicket stand, Samson and Smith smashed 121 runs off 56 balls as Samson raised his half century off just 19 balls. [38][39], On 28 March 2018, after being banned by Cricket Australia for his involvement in a ball tampering incident, Smith's player contract with the Royals was terminated by the Board of Control for Cricket in India as Steve Smith and fellow Australian batsman David Warner were banned from playing for their respective teams for the upcoming 2018 IPL edition. Steve Smith scored his second consecutive century in the series. Three consecutive losses, however, left his team in last position on the points table. Pune lost the match by one run. [76][77] In the final Test match at Delhi, Smith made 46 and 18 runs, respectively, but Australia was unable to win the Test match as India secured a 4–0 series win. Awards he has won include the Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy (ICC Cricketer of the Year) in 2015; ICC Test Player of the Year in 2015, 2017; the Allan Border Medal for the best player in Australian Cricket in 2015, 2018; Australian Test Player of the Year: 2015, 2018 and Australian One Day International Player of the Year: 2015. Smith made two centuries with a total of 327 runs at an average of 36. Steve Smith had just reached his fastest ODI century—third fastest by an Australian—in 62 balls, having gone hammer and tongs at the bowling. [190][191] Smith was the highest run scorer in the series, scoring 687 runs at an average of 137.40, including three centuries and two fifties. Cricket News: Skipper Aaron Finch and Steve Smith struck confident yet contrasting hundreds on a flat track to lead hosts Australia to a commanding 374 for six agai Australia's Steve Smith celebrates after reaching his century during the one-day cricket match against India at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) in Sydney. We'll see how we go. A run of 8 wins in 10 matches helped Supergiant finish in the second position, and thus qualify for the playoffs, with Smith receiving praise for his captaincy from renowned cricketers and experts like Sunil Gavaskar and Kevin Pietersen. [281], He has also been criticised for having too much influence over team selections.[282]. With the ball, he took 6 wickets at an economy rate of 8.06 per over. In the final Smith's men faced Mumbai yet again. Shortly after the series against New Zealand, a three Test series was to be held against the West Indies. 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