Smith defines himself as a batsman
“What does Steve Smith do, exactly?”
This question, having lingered over Australian cricket for several summers, appears finally to have been answered by the man himself.
As he prepared to begin the domestic season with New South Wales against Western Australia in Perth on Sunday, Smith stated plainly that he now considers himself a batsman, intent on promotion in the Blues’ order and earning a place in the top six for Australia.
Across five Tests, 32 ODIs and 20 Twenty20 matches for his country, Smith’s role has appeared hazy, even the subject of derision from opponents. He has been the…
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