Steven Peter Devereux Smith
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June 2, 1989
Right- hand Middle-Order Batsman/Legbreak Bowler
Australia, Antigua Hawksbills, Australia A, Australian Institute of Sports, Barbados Tridents, 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, Toronto Nationals, Worcestershire
Steve Peter Devereux Smith is an Australian International cricketer, who has been like a regular player of the national Australian team since 2010. Steve Smith is a right-handed middle-order batsman, who occasionally plays the role of a right-arm leg spin bowler as well. He even captained the national team for a couple of years and currently represents the New South Wales and Sydney Sixers at domestic level.
Steve Smith has started his cricket career during his school days and used to play club cricket for Sevenoaks Vine squad in the premier division. After playing a few highlighted domestic tournaments and showing his best performances, Steve Smith began his international career in 2010. He made his international debut in a T20I match and took his desirable cricket career to a glorious path with numbers of achievements & records.
His unorthodox trick started improving with an overstated trigger movement over time. Steve Smith is much appreciated as a batsman than a bowler, and he has got consistent success in all formats of the game. Unfortunately, he had a stop in his career as he was suspended for the ball-tampering by the Australian board in 2018. He is one of the most expensive cricketers in IPL and currently playing with the Rajasthan Royals in the IPL 2019 tournament.
(as Compiled by Madhushree Das Ghosh)
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Debut Test Match: at Lord’s Stadium Vs Pakistan on 13th of July in 2010
Debut ODI Match: at MCG Stadium Vs West Indies on 19th of February in 2010
Debut T20I Match: at MCG Stadium Vs Pakistan on 5th of February in 2010
Debut IPL Match: at Wankhede Stadium Vs Mumbai Indians on 6th of April in 2012
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