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Aaron Finch says Australia have full confidence in Steve Smith batting at No 3 going into T20 World Cup
Aaron Finch has defended the selection of Steve Smith in the playing XI against Sri Lanka, saying that the team has full confidence in his abilities and the role he needs to perform for the team.
Former Australian skipper Steve Smith turns 33 today. The right-handed batter is known for his fine batting technique and exceptional footwork.
Former Australia all-rounder Shane Watson has picked Virat Kohli as the best batter among the ‘big five’ in Test cricket, preferring to not read much into the Indian maestro’s failure to score a hundred since November 2019.
Leg-spinner Mitchell Swepson who failed to impress in the three-match Test series has replaced Steve Smith in the white-ball squad.
The highlight of Australia's innings was an unbeaten 104 by in-form opener Usman Khawaja, and Smith becoming the fastest man to 8,000 Test runs.
On this day in 2018: Sandpaper Gate scandal rocks cricketing world during South Africa-Australia Test in Cape Town
The incident occurred on the third day of the Test match.
Pakistan vs Australia: Usman Khawaja, Steve Smith miss milestones as Aussies crawl to 232/5 on Day 1 of 3rd Test
Khawaja followed up his 160 in the drawn Karachi Test with a sedate 91, while Smith scored 59 as the pair helped Australia recover from pacer Shaheen Shah Afridi's double strike at the start of the match.
Australia's Steve Smith said Saturday that close catching is a 'real challenge' on low-bounce pitches after he spilled a crucial catch in the second Test drawn with Pakistan in Karachi.
Check out LIVE scorecard from the first Test between Pakistan and Australia in Rawalpindi.
When umpires called off play with three overs still to be bowled, Mitchell Starc was on 19 and skipper Pat Cummins four — with Australia just 27 behind Pakistan's first innings total of 476-4 declared.
Pakistan vs Australia: Khawaja misses ton as visitors trail by 205 with Labuschagne, Smith in middle
Bad light and heavy clouds brought an early closure to the third day’s play, 21 overs ahead of schedule as Australia batters prospered on a grassless wicket.
Australia are scheduled to play three Tests in Pakistan, their first in the country in 24 years, in addition to three ODIs and a single T20I
Highlights, Australia vs Sri Lanka, 3rd T20I at Canberra, Full cricket score: Hosts seal series with two games to spare
Check out LIVE cricket score from the third T20I between Australia and Sri Lanka.
While a lot of cricketers earned mega deals at the 2022 IPL auction, some big names went unsold.
IPL auction 2022: Top players like R Ashwin, Shreyas Iyer, Faf du Plessis, Shakib Al Hasan, Steve Smith, Quinton de Kock have placed themselves in the 2 crore bracket. Here's the full list.
Stuart Broad, who has snared 526 Test wickets for England in 150 games, only featured in the Adelaide match, missing out on the opening and Boxing Day Tests.
Steve Smith provided live updates of his ordeal on Instagram.
Check out LIVE cricket score of the third Ashes Test being held at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG).
Starc led from the front after his regular partners Pat Cummins and Josh Hazlewood were both ruled out of the Adelaide day-night clash
England are still 386 runs adrift, facing the near impossible task of batting out three sessions on the final day to salvage a draw with only six wickets remaining and the world's number one ranked Test batsman back in the pavilion.