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Steve Smith looking forward to India's tour of Australia, says series will be 'incredibly special'
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Steve Smith looking forward to India's tour of Australia, says series will be 'incredibly special'

During last year's ODI World Cup, Kohli had asked the Indian fans at the Oval to applaud Smith and not boo him, a gesture which earned the Indian captain the prestigious ICC Spirit of Cricket award.

Steve Smith considers Ravindra Jadeja as 'best fielder' currently, heaps praise on Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni and Rohit Sharma
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Steve Smith considers Ravindra Jadeja as 'best fielder' currently, heaps praise on Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni and Rohit Sharma

Former Australian skipper Steve Smith recently engaged in an Instagram Q and A session with fans. During the session, the cricketer dropped a huge compliment for Team India all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja. Smith also had high praises for MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli, KL Rahul and Rohit Sharma during the interactive social media session.

Adam Zampa signs contract with New South Wales ending seven-year stint with South Australia
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Adam Zampa signs contract with New South Wales ending seven-year stint with South Australia

The 28-year-old Zampa, who made his first-class debut with NSW in 2012, will be sharing the dressing room with top cricketers such as Nathon Lyon, Pat Cummins, Josh Hazlewood, Steve Smith, Mitchell Starc and David Warner

Rohit Sharma hopes to compete in both T20 World Cup and IPL despite fears of cancellation due to COVID-19
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Rohit Sharma hopes to compete in both T20 World Cup and IPL despite fears of cancellation due to COVID-19

The ICC is yet to decide on the fate of the World Cup, scheduled to be held in October-November in Australia, while the BCCI has postponed the popular and lucrative Indian Premier League (IPL) indefinitely.

Will be a 'bigger and stiffer challenge' for India with Steve Smith and David Warner back for Australia, says Rahul Dravid
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Will be a 'bigger and stiffer challenge' for India with Steve Smith and David Warner back for Australia, says Rahul Dravid

Batting great Rahul Dravid feels with 'impactful' Steve Smith and David Warner up their ranks this time around, India will face stiff challenge in their Test tour of Australia later this year.

ICC shares video of Virat Kohli and Steve Smith’s ‘wonderful moment’ from 2019 World Cup
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ICC shares video of Virat Kohli and Steve Smith’s ‘wonderful moment’ from 2019 World Cup

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has shared a 'wonderful moment' between India skipper Virat Kohli and Australia batsman Steve Smith from the 2019 ICC World Cup on Twitter.

Former England captain Michael Atherton calls on ICC to allow more substitutions for injuries requiring hospital visits
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Former England captain Michael Atherton calls on ICC to allow more substitutions for injuries requiring hospital visits

Atherton, who has led England in 54 Tests, said there will be one or two issues when international cricket resume after the break

Happy birthday Steve Smith: ICC, Cricket Australia, Rajasthan Royals wish cricketer on special day
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Happy birthday Steve Smith: ICC, Cricket Australia, Rajasthan Royals wish cricketer on special day

As Steve Smith turned 31 on 2 June, the cricketing fraternity took to Twitter to wish the ace Australian batsman.

'I can't say a bad word about him': Steve Smith admires Virat Kohli's willingness to improve
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'I can't say a bad word about him': Steve Smith admires Virat Kohli's willingness to improve

Australian cricketer Steve Smith has revealed his admiration for Team India skipper Virat Kohli, during a recent interaction on 'Sony Ten Pitstop'.

Steve Smith says Australia players ready to assume additional duties if CA reduces staff count
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Steve Smith says Australia players ready to assume additional duties if CA reduces staff count

Australia’s senior players will be ready to assume additional duties like giving throw-downs to team mates in practice if further cost-cutting means fewer support staff, leading batsman Steve Smith said on Monday.

Steve Smith feels Australia holds 'slight advantage' against India in Pink Ball Test scheduled later in 2020
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Steve Smith feels Australia holds 'slight advantage' against India in Pink Ball Test scheduled later in 2020

Smith, one of the world's best Test batsmen, also admired the way the Indian captain, Virat Kohli, goes about chases in white-ball cricket.

Steve Smith ready to play in IPL if T20 World Cup is postponed due to COVID-19
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Steve Smith ready to play in IPL if T20 World Cup is postponed due to COVID-19

Smith, who was named Rajasthan Royals captain ahead of the scheduled season, said he would be open to travelling for the IPL if the Australian government thinks it is safe.

'Probably in the best shape I've been in in years', says Steve Smith on return to training
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'Probably in the best shape I've been in in years', says Steve Smith on return to training

Star batsman Smith, someone who loves shadow batting as much as he loves being in the middle, surprisingly did not pick up a bat for the last two months due to the lockdown.

Ishant Sharma talks about enjoying his cricket, sledging Steve Smith and his maiden Test fifty in chat with Mayank Agarwal
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Ishant Sharma talks about enjoying his cricket, sledging Steve Smith and his maiden Test fifty in chat with Mayank Agarwal

Ishant said that he wouldn't like to sledge Steve Smith during the next tour of Australia, unlike the 2017 home series game in Bengaluru where his facial expression became a meme

Former Australia pacer Brett Lee picks Steve Smith over Virat Kohli as the better player
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Former Australia pacer Brett Lee picks Steve Smith over Virat Kohli as the better player

Former Australia pacer Brett Lee has picked Steve Smith over Virat Kohli when asked to choose between the two. Lee said he chose Smith based on all that the Australian batsman had gone through in his career.

Babar Azam is very close to being in same league as Virat Kohli, Steve Smith, says Pakistan coach Misbah-ul-Haq
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Babar Azam is very close to being in same league as Virat Kohli, Steve Smith, says Pakistan coach Misbah-ul-Haq

Pakistan head coach and chief selector Misbah-ul-Haq believes Babar Azam is destined to be a world class player

ICC cricket committee chairman Anil Kumble says saliva ban an interim measure, will be lifted once things go back to normal
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ICC cricket committee chairman Anil Kumble says saliva ban an interim measure, will be lifted once things go back to normal

The Kumble-led panel recommended a ban on saliva to minimise the risk of infection. On Friday, the ICC, in its guidelines for resumption of the game, also suggested a bar on the practice.

'Tweaked my stance to score all around the ground', Virat Kohli reflects on techincal change that clicked
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'Tweaked my stance to score all around the ground', Virat Kohli reflects on techincal change that clicked

Virat Kohli said, 'I had to tweak it to suit my game. When someone first told me it could open up my options, I thought of giving it a try.'

Virat Kohli is the best batsman among current generation of players, feels former Australia captain Ian Chappell
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Virat Kohli is the best batsman among current generation of players, feels former Australia captain Ian Chappell

Asked to pick among Australia’s Steve Smith, New Zealand’s Kane Williamson, England’s Joe Root and Virat Kohli, Chappell picked the Indian skipper among the lot, citing his ‘unbelievable record' across the three formats.

Steve Smith comes nowhere close to Virat Kohli; Indian captain even better than Sachin Tendulkar, says Kevin Pietersen
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Steve Smith comes nowhere close to Virat Kohli; Indian captain even better than Sachin Tendulkar, says Kevin Pietersen

Smith and Kohli are among the leading batsmen in the world now but for Pietersen, the Australia doesn't even come close to the Indian superstar.