Thursday, 21 June 2018

Tag Archives: Steven Smith

Quit IPL, get contract deals: Australia board tells its top cricketers

SYDNEY: The Australian Cricket Board offered long-term contracts to five of its most valuable players in exchange for not playing in the Indian Premier League (IPL) from the next season. As per the report, Cricket Australia’s move to offer three-year deals to star players – Steven Smith, David Warner, Pat Cummins, ...

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Cheteshwar Pujara, Saha put India on top in third Test

RANCHI: Cheteshwar Pujara said Sunday the spinners should win the third Test for India after his double century and a marathon partnership with centurion Wriddhiman Saha put the hosts on top against Australia. After declaring their first innings on 603 for nine late in the final session on day four ...

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Australia cruise to victory on Steven Smith ton

PERTH: “We’ve traditionally chased pretty well here at the WACA,” Steven Smith said after sending Pakistan in to bat. Perhaps what he meant was that he chases pretty well at the WACA. Last summer, Smith plundered 149 as Australia hunted down a target of 310 against India, winning in the ...

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New players free of scars: Smith

ADELAIDE: Australia’s captain Steven Smith believes his dramatically changed team has found a way forward in their first Test since coming together, a rousing 7-wicket win over South Africa in which the Usman Khawaja and Matt Renshaw played key roles. Australia’s captain Steven Smith said it helped that three new ...

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