New Delhi: Steve Smith, the world’s best Test batsman, is celebrating his 32nd birthday today on June 2. Today is the birthday of Australian legend Steve Waugh and Mark Waugh. Steve Smith, who was included in the list of great batsmen of the world, started his career as a leg spinner 11 years ago.
Debut as spin bowler
Steve Smith made his Test debut in 2010 against Pakistan as a leg-spinner and used to bat in the lower order. The ICC has congratulated Australian star batsman Steve Smith on his Twitter handle on his birthday. In what ICC has tweeted, the records of Steve Smith have been told.
2015 @CricketWorldCup winner
ICC Men’s Test Cricketer of the Decade
A Test average of 61.80
— ICC (@ICC) June 1, 2021
Won the World Cup in 2015
Smith was a member of the Australian team that won the 2015 World Cup. Earlier, he was also included in the ICC Test and ODI Team of the Year, which was selected by the ICC Selection Committee.
best batsman in the world in test
In 139 innings of 77 Tests, Smith’s Test average is 61.08. Steve Smith has scored 7540 runs in Tests and 4378 runs in ODIs. Smith has scored 794 runs in T20 Internationals. In March 2018, Smith was banned for one year for ball tampering during the third Test against South Africa.