Steven Smith      

Full name Steven Peter Devereux Smith

Born June 2, 1989, Sydney, New South Wales

Current age 28 years 114 days

Major teams Australia, Antigua Hawksbills, Australia A, Australian Institute of Sports, Kent 2nd XI, Kochi Tuskers Kerala, New South Wales, New South Wales Second XI, New South Wales Under-19s, Pune Warriors, Rajasthan Royals, Rising Pune Supergiants, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Sutherland, Sydney Sixers, Sydney South East, Worcestershire

Also known as Steve Smith

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak googly

Steven Peter Devereux Smith
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 56 104 14 5370 215 59.66 9445 56.85 20 21 598 33 79 0
ODIs Insights on odi 100 86 12 3247 164 43.87 3724 87.19 8 18 279 30 60 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 30 25 5 431 90 21.55 352 122.44 0 2 34 11 18 0
First-class 106 187 24 9279 215 56.92 16014 57.94 33 40 1081 74 147 0
List A 146 130 23 5042 164 47.12 5743 87.79 10 31 418 69 89 0
T20s Insights on t20 155 136 32 3124 101 30.03 2492 125.36 1 11 265 73 87 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 56 42 1243 891 17 3/18 4/83 52.41 4.30 73.1 0 0 0
ODIs Insights on odi 100 36 1046 931 27 3/16 3/16 34.48 5.34 38.7 0 0 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 30 17 291 377 17 3/20 3/20 22.17 7.77 17.1 0 0 0
First-class 106 104 4926 3478 65 7/64 8/169 53.50 4.23 75.7 2 1 0
List A 146 64 1988 1784 46 3/16 3/16 38.78 5.38 43.2 0 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 155 48 785 992 51 4/13 4/13 19.45 7.58 15.3 2 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Australia v Pakistan at Lord's, Jul 13-16, 2010 scorecard
Last Test Bangladesh v Australia at Chittagong, Sep 4-7, 2017 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Australia v West Indies at Melbourne, Feb 19, 2010 scorecard
Last ODI India v Australia at Kolkata, Sep 21, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Australia v Pakistan at Melbourne, Feb 5, 2010 scorecard
Last T20I India v Australia at Mohali, Mar 27, 2016 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut New South Wales v Western Australia at Sydney, Jan 25-28, 2008 scorecard
Last First-class Bangladesh v Australia at Chittagong, Sep 4-7, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Queensland v New South Wales at Brisbane, Dec 12, 2007 scorecard
Last List A India v Australia at Kolkata, Sep 21, 2017 scorecard
T20s debut South Australia v New South Wales at Adelaide, Jan 1, 2008 scorecard
Last T20s Mumbai Indians v Rising Pune Supergiant at Hyderabad (Deccan), May 21, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
59 Australia v India Kolkata 21 Sep 2017 ODI # 3912 Insights on
1 Australia v India Chennai 17 Sep 2017 ODI # 3910 Insights on
55 Australians v Ind Pres XI Chennai 12 Sep 2017 Other OD
58, 16 Australia v Bangladesh Chittagong 4 Sep 2017 Test # 2273 Insights on
8, 37 Australia v Bangladesh Dhaka 27 Aug 2017 Test # 2272 Insights on
56 Australia v England Birmingham 10 Jun 2017 ODI # 3885 Insights on
22* Australia v Bangladesh The Oval 5 Jun 2017 ODI # 3879 Insights on
8* Australia v New Zealand Birmingham 2 Jun 2017 ODI # 3876 Insights on
8* Australia v Pakistan Birmingham 29 May 2017 Other OD
- Australia v Sri Lanka The Oval 26 May 2017 Other OD
Profile

Steven Smith started his Test career as a legspinner who batted at No.8; by the time he was named Australia's captain five years later, he was the No.1 Test batsman in the world and no more than an occasional bowler. Smith's talent was apparent early, but as a young batsman he had more moving parts than an orchestra, only they didn't always work in harmony. He went away and worked on his game and returned to the Test side two years later with a much tighter technique. He still fidgeted between balls but could play every shot in the book, and a few more that defied words besides. Smith is quick-footed and adept at facing spin, but is equally comfortable driving and pulling the fast bowlers. His first Test century came at The Oval in the 2013 Ashes and his composure was apparent in the way he brought up the milestone with a six safely lofted down the ground. Over the next year he continued to improve and 2014-15 became the Summer of Steve, as he scored centuries in all four first innings of the home Tests against India.

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Sep 24, 2017

Steven Smith ventures a reverse sweep, India v Australia, 3rd ODI, Indore

Steven Smith ventures a reverse sweep

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Sep 24, 2017

Steven Smith gets into a bit of a tangle, India v Australia, 3rd ODI, Indore

Steven Smith gets into a bit of a tangle

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Sep 21, 2017

Steven Smith lays into a cover drive, India v Australia, 2nd ODI, Kolkata, September 21, 2017

Steven Smith lays into a cover drive

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Notes

Allan Border Medal - 2015

Australian Test Player of the Year - 2015

Australian One-Day International Player of the Year - 2015

ICC Player of the Year - 2015

ICC Test Player of the Year - 2015

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