Steve Smith and David Warner were captain and vice-captain of Australia in 2018 when team-mate Cameron Bancroft was caught on television hiding a piece of yellow sandpaper in his trousers during their Test against South Africa. File / Agence France-Presse
Australia opener David Warner is braced for a hostile reception but hopes fans will show “respect” as he and Steve Smith return to South Africa for the first time
Former skipper Mark Taylor on Thursday backed Steve Smith to captain Australia again after his incredible Ashes exploits, as support mounts for the 30-year-old to be given a second chance.
Steve Smith will bat in the nets on Tuesday and is “definitely tracking in the right direction” to play in the deciding one-day cricket international against England, Australia coach Justin Langer said.
Smith is coming off a decent Australia summer in which he scored heavily in the ODI series and also got some runs in the Test series against India.
Here, however, he will be playing under the captaincy of Rishabh Pant.
It was confirmed that the Danish football player suffered a cardiac arrest.
He scored one of the most remarkable goals in European Championship history to give Czech Republic a flying start and shatter the Scotland hopes in Glasgow.
Scotland’s long-awaited return to a major international tournament was ruined by Patrik Schick’s “genius” said Czech Republic coach Jaroslav Silhavy after a stunning finish from the Bayer Leverkusen forward sealed a 2-0 win at Hampden on Monday.
A wary UAE coach Bert Van Marwijk predicted a very tough match against group leaders Vietnam at the joint 2022 World Cup and 2023 Asian Cup qualifier on Tuesday. The UAE face Vietnam in the decisive final as the hosts face the group leaders in the must-win match.