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Steve Smith 212 runs knock punished England in 4th Ashes

Australian batsman Steve Smith’s Incredible comeback knock of 212 runs guided Australia to post a mammoth first innings’ total of 497 against England in the ongoing fourth Ashes Test in Manchester.

Aussies former Captain Steve Smith missed the third test due to concussion. In 2019 Ashes, Smith appeared in total three Test matches and in all of that he slammed a century.

Smith consistently improved his game and continued to give his brilliant form in Ashes.

Cricket Icon Sachin Tendulkar praised Smith, he tweeted, “Complicated technique but an organized mindset is what sets Steve Smith apart. Incredible comeback!”

Smith has scored 3 centuries in the 5 Ashes Series out of 26th centuries in his Test career. The 30-year old Aussie Smith has surpassed the record of Sachin to score most test tons in minimum innings. Tendulkar marked it in 136 innings whereas Smith marked only in 121 innings. Thus, he pushed Sachin Tendulkar on the third position.

In Ashes 2019, He scored 589 runs with an average of  147.25 including of 3 centuries. In 2017-18 Ashes, he scored 687 runs. Smith hit a double century for three times, that too smashed against England.

Legend reacts on twitter after Steve Smith Double ton against Engalnd in 4th Ashes 2019:

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