Steve Smith

Smith given all-clear after Archer blow

Australia's Steve Smith was given the all-clear after being forced to retire hurt when he was struck by a short ball from England fast bowler Jofra Archer on the fourth day of the second Ashes...

December 19, 2017
December 19, 2017

The new Bradman? Quirky Smith rises to exalted heights

Steve Smith has broken English hearts and smashed records with his phenomenal Ashes batting and is being acclaimed as the best Australian batsman since the greatest of all, Don Bradman.

December 18, 2017
December 18, 2017

'Exceptional' Australia claim Ashes as Smith seeks whitewash

Steve Smith praises his "exceptional" team as Australia reclaimed the Ashes with an innings win over England in the third Test in Perth on Monday, and set his sights on a series whitewash.

November 25, 2017
November 25, 2017

Smith's masterful ton gives Aussies the edge

Steve Smith produces a defiant unconquered century as Australia take the edge in the first Ashes Test at the Gabba on Saturday.

November 24, 2017
November 24, 2017

Smith defies England as Australia fight back in Ashes

Skipper Steve Smith leads a rescue mission to revive Australia's fortunes after a top-order batting collapse in the Ashes Test against England in Brisbane.

November 22, 2017
November 22, 2017

Spotlight falls on Smith, Root on Ashes stage

Two of the world's best batsmen will be in opposition when Australia's Steve Smith and England's Joe Root both lead their countries for the first time in an Ashes Test at Brisbane.

November 3, 2017
November 3, 2017

Smith fumes over 'mates pick' claims

Australia skipper Steve Smith rubbishes claims he favours his "mates" as selection looms for the highly anticipated Ashes Test series with England.

October 25, 2017
October 25, 2017

Smith, Warner say no to four-day Tests

Australia captain Steve Smith and star opener David Warner say they have no desire to play four-day Tests in a setback to international cricket chiefs who have floated the idea.

September 25, 2017
September 25, 2017

Smith worries as Australia let opponents off the hook

Australia captain Steve Smith is worried about his team's failure to convert potentially winning positions into victories after losing the one-day international series against India.

September 22, 2017
September 22, 2017

Smith lashes 'panicking' batsmen after another collapse

Australia captain Steve Smith accuses his batsmen of "panicking" under pressure and demands they show more starch after another collapse against India saw the side thrashed by 50 runs in...

September 11, 2017
September 11, 2017

Smith sees no spin threat for Australia in India

The Australian one-day side are better equipped to handle spin in the forthcoming five-match series in India, says captain Steve Smith.