Cricket News sort by Steven Peter Devereux Smith

There is something about India that bring out the best in Steven Smith. The Aussie captain looks fluent during most of his visits to the crease, but pit him against the Indians, and he becomes a modern-day Don Bradman.

Less than a year after the disastrous tri-series in Australia which was succeeded by an impressive World Cup campaign thwarted only by the Aussies, India are back Down Under for an ODI and T20 series.

The three match Frank Worrell Trophy again ended up being a disappointingly one-sided affair. West Indies went to Australia as the underdogs and performed as a side that was no match for the world champions

With 2015 drawing to a close, we look back at cricketers who had an extremely memorable year.

Boxing Day Tests are usually played between two high profile sides. Twenty years ago, the clash between Australia and West Indies would have fit into that category

As Australia prepare to face West Indies in this year’s Boxing Day Test at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG)

With Australian cricketer Steven Smith being named the ICC player of the year as well as the Test cricketer of the year

At one stage during the series, England found themselves in a very tough position. They lost the first two one-day matches, and found themselves in a position where they needed to win the next three games to come back and clinch the series

Even as the dust over the Ben Stokes incident at Lord's is yet to settle, Australia and England prepare to face each other for the third time in the one-day series at Manchester. The two sides may not admit it, but it is humanly impossible for the incident not to be at the back