IPL 2023: Steve Smith, who was the acting captain in the Test and ODI series against India, is going to return in IPL 2023. He himself has shared this information in the video.
Steve smith on IPL 2023:
Steven Smith the Recent captain for Australian team which won the ODI series against India has made a video indicating his incoming in the latest edition of IPL 2023 . Everyone is shocked because of the fact that Steven Smith hasn’t played IPL since 2021 Smith was unsold for in the 2022 edition and now its is confirmed that he will be seen doing commentary in IPL 2023
Steve Smith has shared a video on his official Twitter handle. In this video, he says ‘Namaste India, I have great news for you. That is I am coming in IPL 2023. It is absolutely correct that I am joining a team full of enthusiasm. However, in the meantime, he did not reveal the name of the team. According to the news, he will be seen doing commentary in IPL 2023.
For those who don’t knowThe BCCI announced that Steve Smith and David Warner were not permitted to play Indian Premier League due to their involvement in the ball-tampering scandal that is now rocking Australian cricket. This was a further setback for the duo.
The ODI series was won by Australia. He had great success leading the India tour as interim captain. He was successful in this, winning one Test and two ODIs. Australia won the ODI series 2-1 while he served as captain. India prevailed in the opening game held in Mumbai. While Australia won both the matches played in Visakhapatnam and Chennai and captured the series 2-1. This happened for the first time in four years when India lost the ODI series on its soil. Earlier in the year 2019, Team India had lost the ODI series against Australia on home grounds.
Throughout the previous few seasons, Steve Smith has participated in the IPL. He represented the Delhi Capitals, Rising Pune Supergiants, Rajasthan Royals, and Pune Warriors during this time. Yet he did not experience any particular success during this. Smith has participated in 103 IPL games and scored 2485 runs. He also scored a century in the IPL during this time.