Steve Smith

Refreshed Steve Smith promises to re-open England's Ashes 'scars'

Refreshed Steve Smith promises to re-open England's Ashes 'scars'

Smith has indelible memories of the shattering effect of the opening Brisbane Test from the last 2013-14 Ashes battle in Australia on the remainder of that series.

Nov 02, 2017, 20:28 PM IST
England must end 31-year Brisbane wait, says James Anderson

England must end 31-year Brisbane wait, says James Anderson

Anderson was the leading wicket-taker as England won the Ashes in 2010-11 but has also been on the receiving end of two series whitewashes by Australia.

Oct 31, 2017, 20:43 PM IST
Watch: Australia celebrate Pakistan-born Fawad Ahmed's poor memory in epic style

Watch: Australia celebrate Pakistan-born Fawad Ahmed's poor memory in epic style

Ahmed, born in Marghuz in Pakistan, has played three ODIs and two T20Is for his adopted country.

Oct 27, 2017, 19:22 PM IST
Steve Smith dismisses Virat Kohli's DRS claims in Bengaluru Test as 'rubbish'

Steve Smith dismisses Virat Kohli's DRS claims in Bengaluru Test as 'rubbish'

In a hot-tempered match, Smith and his batting partner Peter Handscomb were seen looking at the dressing room for an indication whether to go for a review after he was declared leg before against Umesh Yadav.

Oct 26, 2017, 19:41 PM IST
Steve Smith, David Warner say no to four-day Tests

Steve Smith, David Warner say no to four-day Tests

Among a raft of other reforms, the ICC has agreed to experiment with four-day Tests, with South Africa and Zimbabwe set to trial the first in December.

Oct 25, 2017, 10:43 AM IST
Steve Smith hails Ben Stokes' ability, criticises off-field behaviour

Steve Smith hails Ben Stokes' ability, criticises off-field behaviour

The five-test series starts in Brisbane on Nov. 23 and Smith said he hoped no Australian players ever found themselves in the same situation as Stokes.

Oct 15, 2017, 23:46 PM IST
India vs Australia 2017, 2nd T20I: Live Streaming, TV Listings, Date, Time in IST

India vs Australia 2017, 2nd T20I: Live Streaming, TV Listings, Date, Time in IST

After a comprehensive nine-wicket victory in a rain-truncated first T20I encounter in Ranchi, Team India will be aiming to wrap up the three-match series in their favour when they face a hapless Australian side for the second match, in Guwahati, tomorrow.

Oct 09, 2017, 16:43 PM IST
Steve Smith leaves heartwarming message for India as he returns to Australia

Steve Smith leaves heartwarming message for India as he returns to Australia

Before the first T20I in Ranchi, it was announced that Smith will return to Australia and David Warner will lead the team in his absence.

Oct 09, 2017, 09:48 AM IST
India vs Australia, 1st T20I: India extend domination with 9-wicket win in rain-marred tie

India vs Australia, 1st T20I: India extend domination with 9-wicket win in rain-marred tie

Rain in Ranchi ended Australia's sorry innings at 118/8 in 18.4 overs, giving India a D/L-corrected target of just 48 in six overs.  

Oct 07, 2017, 22:51 PM IST
Watch: Bhuvneshwar Kumar's lethal outswinger outfoxes stand-in skipper David Warner

Watch: Bhuvneshwar Kumar's lethal outswinger outfoxes stand-in skipper David Warner

It was a dream start for India in the T20I series as Bhuvi, after being hit for two fours by Warner, swung it perfectly to outfox the Aussie stand-in skipper David Warner in the very first over of the match.

Oct 07, 2017, 19:36 PM IST
India vs Australia, 1st T20I: As it happened...

India vs Australia, 1st T20I: As it happened...

After overwhelmingly successful ODI series that witnessed Team India win 4-1 against a hapless Australian team, Virat Kohli-led Men in Blue will now aim to extend their domination over the visitors in the three-match T20I series that kicks off today at JSCA Stadium in Ranchi

Oct 07, 2017, 18:15 PM IST
India vs Australia, 1st T20I: Live Streaming, TV Listings, Date, Time in IST

India vs Australia, 1st T20I: Live Streaming, TV Listings, Date, Time in IST

After bagging a 4-1 victory over Australia in the five-match ODI series, Team India is now all geared up to extend their domination in the three-match T20I series which kicks off today at JSCA Stadium, Ranchi.

Oct 07, 2017, 16:09 PM IST
Steve Smith ruled out of India-Australia T20I series with right shoulder injury

Steve Smith ruled out of India-Australia T20I series with right shoulder injury

Marcus Stoinis will come in as a replacement for Smith in the squad with David Warner set to lead the side. The decision to send Smith home was taken early Saturday after Smith was unable to take part in the fielding drills on Friday.

Oct 07, 2017, 10:07 AM IST
India vs Australia, 1st T20I: Statistical Preview

India vs Australia, 1st T20I: Statistical Preview

India are presently No.1 in Tests and No. 1 in ODIs. The aim is ergo, to get that a tick in that last box – T20 cricket. Ranked fifth on the chart with ratings of 116, a win at Nagpur would take them closer to the No. 4 spot on the chart.

Oct 06, 2017, 18:07 PM IST
India vs Australia 2017: Visitors' nightmarish run against Virat Kohli and Co likely to continue in T20I series

India vs Australia 2017: Visitors' nightmarish run against Virat Kohli and Co likely to continue in T20I series

So, it all leads up to JSCA Stadium, Ranchi where the T20I series will kick off on Saturday. While Australia will be aiming to bend things their way, Team India will be looking for a 3-0 whitewash which would take the hosts to No.2 on T20I rankings.  

Oct 04, 2017, 18:30 PM IST
IPL contracts prevented Australians from sledging, revealsVirender Sehwag

IPL contracts prevented Australians from sledging, revealsVirender Sehwag

Even the Border-Gavaskar series, held earlier this year in India, had witnessed some heated arguments – the most famous of all them being the 'brain-fade incident'. But then, none was seen between the two sides during the recently concluded ODI series.

Oct 03, 2017, 22:02 PM IST
Australia 'bit scared' of India, says coach David Saker

Australia 'bit scared' of India, says coach David Saker

Australia's ODI form, especially overseas, has been forgettable of late; and with the next World Cup in England, the Aussies will want to arrest the slide sooner than later.

Oct 03, 2017, 15:20 PM IST
Indian players turn philosophical after 4-1 win over Australia

Indian players turn philosophical after 4-1 win over Australia

Team India will now gear up for the three-match T20I series against Steve Smith's men which kick starts from October 7 with the first match being played in Ranchi.  

Oct 02, 2017, 18:15 PM IST
We'd like to go home with a trophy, says Steve Smith

We'd like to go home with a trophy, says Steve Smith

India chased down the target of 243 runs with 43 balls to spare with openers Rohit Sharma and Ajinkya Rahane laying a solid foundation early in their innings.

Oct 02, 2017, 09:41 AM IST
MS Dhoni makes fool out of Virat Kohli in Nagpur, fans go bonkers

MS Dhoni makes fool out of Virat Kohli in Nagpur, fans go bonkers

But India went on to win the match by seven wickets with openers Rohit Sharma (125) and Ajinkya Rahane (61) providing just the perfect platform.

Oct 01, 2017, 23:37 PM IST