new Delhi: The third Test of the Border-Gavaskar Trophy between India and Australia (IND vs AUS) was very special for Steve Smith. He not only returned to form, but also made a record.
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Steve Smith is now the 9th player to score the most Test runs for Australia, thus breaking the record of famous Australian batsman David Boon. Now in 76 Tests, Smith has got 7,449 runs at an average of 62.07.
Çarving his own place in history
– ICC (@ICC) January 10, 2021
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The record of making the most Test runs for Australia is in the name of Ricky Ponting. He has scored 13,368 runs in 168 Tests at an average of 51.5. At number two is Allan Border, who has scored 11,174 runs in 156 Test matches.
– cricket.com.au (@cricketcomau) January 10, 2021
Smith’s great batting
Steve Smith failed in the first 4 innings of the current Test series, but in the Sydney Test he scored a brilliant 131 and 81 runs. In this way he silenced his critics.