Steve Smith (cricketer)
|Steve Smith in 2014|
|Full name||Steven Peter Devereux Smith|
2 June 1989 |
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
|Batting style||Right handed|
|Bowling style||Right-arm leg spin|
|Test debut (cap 415)||13 July 2010 v Pakistan|
|Last Test||4 January 2018 v England|
|ODI debut (cap 182)||19 February 2010 v West Indies|
|Last ODI||28 September 2017 v India|
|ODI shirt no.||49|
|T20I debut (cap 43)||5 February 2010 v Pakistan|
|Last T20I||27 March 2016 v India|
|T20I shirt no.||49|
|Domestic team information|
|2007–present||New South Wales (squad no. 19)|
|2010||Royal Challengers Bangalore|
|2011||Kochi Tuskers Kerala|
|2012–2013||Pune Warriors India|
|2016–2017||Rising Pune Supergiants|
|5 wickets in innings||0||0||1||0|
|10 wickets in match||0||0||0||0|
|Source: ESPNcricinfo, 13 March 2018|
Steven Peter Devereux Smith (born 2 June 1989) is an Australian international cricketer, and currently the captain of the Australia national cricket team across all three formats. He also represents New South Wales Blues, and Sydney Sixers in domestic cricket.
Early life[change | change source]
Records[change | change source]
- He holds the record for the most consecutive 50+ scores in World Cup history with 5 such scores in the 2015 Cricket World Cup
- The second highest Test batting rating of 947, only behind Don Bradman's 961.
References[change | change source]
- Barrett, Chris (15 December 2014). "Steve Smith pushes through shyness to become Australia's 45th Test captain". The Age. Fairfax Media. Retrieved 15 January 2015.
- Steven Smith's extraordinary 50
- "Smith's growth underlined by 100th game".
- "My summer watching the big four".
- Barrett, Chris (15 December 2014). "Steve Smith goes from teenage club sensation to Australian cricket captain". The Sydney Morning Herald. Fairfax Media. Retrieved 26 January 2015.
- Bull, Andy (9 May 2010). "Steve Smith spins from England's grasp to boost Australia's attack". The Guardian. Retrieved 24 March 2011.
- "Steve Smith World Cup match list". Cricinfo. Retrieved 2015-03-30.
- "Reliance ICC Best-Ever Test Championship Rating". Reliance ICC Rankings. Retrieved 8 August 2015.
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|Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy