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Smith is better Test batsman than Kohli, says Panesar

There has always been a debate over the best Test batsman between Australian Steve Smith and the Indian skipper Virat Kohli. Though there are many experts, who found it tough to give an answer, but the former England spinner Monty Panesar…

Smith breaks Inzamam’s most Test fifties record

Australian Steven Smith broke the record of former Pakistan skipper Inzamam-ul-Haq's most Test fifties against a single opponent. Smith scored his 10th half-century against England before eventually finishing with 80. The supremely…

Smith unfazed by burden of Australia run-scoring

London -  Steve Smith refused to blame his inconsistent teammates for their batting failures during the Ashes after he again shouldered the run-scoring burden for Australia on Friday. The former skipper scored 80 at the Oval -- his lowest…

Smith returns, Khawaja dropped for fourth Ashes Test

Australia on Tuesday dropped struggling batsman Usman Khawaja for the fourth Ashes Test against England at Old Trafford, making way for Steve Smith's return. Selectors named a 12-man squad for the Test beginning Wednesday, with David…

Steve Smith dethrones Virat Kohli

Australia's Steve Smith is back at No.1 on the MRF Tyres ICC Test Rankings for Batsmen after India captain Virat Kohli slipped to No.2, following his first-ball duck in Jamaica. Kohli's side are top of the ICC Test Championship with…

Warner, Smith feature as Australia beat New Zealand

David Warner hit a quickfire 39 and Steve Smith 22 Monday in their first appearance for Australia since a major ball-tampering scandal as the home team edged a second-string New Zealand by one wicket in a practice match. The Australians…

Steve Smith out of action for six weeks

Former Australian captain Steve Smith will be action for at least six weeks as he is set to undergo surgery for an elbow injury. Smith, who will be hoping to make a comeback for the ICC Men's Cricket World Cup 2019 starting 30 May, has…