Summary As quiet as Ravens wideout Steve Smith has been of late, history suggests he could break out Monday night. By the end of the Oct. 12 blowout, the Smiths had combined for nine catches, 161 yards and three touchdowns.
Summary While Australia have wrapped up the series, Smith said the home side will not be short of motivation in Sydney, where another win will ensure they reclaim No 1 spot from World Cup champions India on the International Cricket Council's ODI rankings.
Summary If there's something wrong with one-day cricket, it has nothing to do with Steve Smith. As Cricket Australia boss James Sutherland promised an inquiry into the poor crowds this summer, Smith's rapidly rising star lit up the MCG.
Summary Clarkes recurring hamstring injury has cast a shadow on his availability for the opening Test against India, which starts on December 4. The skipper is set to be included in the squad, but will have to pass a late fitness test to play - leaving the captaincy potentially up for grabs.
Summary It surpassed the 12,077 that turned up in 1979 to watch England against Australia - the lowest attendance for a one-day international in Melbourne involving Australia.Many reasons have been floated for the sparse crowds on offer for the first stages of a marathon 2014/15 season that ends with the World Cup final in March.It could be the fact games are being played in November, perhaps it is fans saving their money and attention for the tournament Australia co-hosts next year.Ticket prices have also been criticised, while some have questioned why the white-ball action has been squeezed in before the four-Test series against India....
Summary Melbourne - In Canberra, AB de Villiers described Steve Smith as a "nightmare" to captain against. For a change, there was no holding De Villiers back late in the innings yesterday, with the South Africa captain entering the fray in the 16th over and then needing to consolidate after losing Faf du Plessis in the next over.
Summary Smith hit a career-best ODI total of 104 from 112 deliveries as the Australians passed South Africa's 267-8 with six balls to spare at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. Smith then had the chance to hit the winning run but was bowled by spinner Robin Peterson, trying to smash the ball out of the ground, leaving Pat Cummins to seal the victory off the next ball.
Summary Steve Smith's career-best one-day knock helped Australia wrap up a series win over South Africa with a dramatic three-wicket triumph at the MCG. But Smith, fresh from being named man of the match in Canberra on Wednesday, was up to the task as the hosts got home with an over to spare for their first ODI win over South Africa at the MCG.
Summary Steve Smith smashed a brilliant century to lead Australia to a series-clinching three-wicket win over South Africa in the fourth odi on Friday. Smith had the chance to hit the winning run but was bowled by left-arm spinner Robin Peterson trying to smash the ball out of the ground, leaving Pat Cummins to seal the victory off the next ball.
Summary TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) -- A Chinese-French film about blind masseurs and Chinese actor and director Chen Jianbin scooped the most accolades at Taiwan's 51st Golden Horse movie awards. Ann Hui won her third best director award for "The Golden Era" at the awards ceremony in Taipei.
Summary "That last set, I have no idea what happened," said a laughing Twitty, who recorded 20 kills. To help thwart the defensively sound Cavaliers, the Falcons often employed their own combination of blockers at the net to counter Princess Anne's attempts while working to find spaces in the teeth of the defense to knock in kills.
Summary The adult female sheep escaped an exhibit just before noon and traversed the Santa Monica Mountains from the area in Griffith Park where the zoo is located, zoo spokeswoman April Spurlock said. Witnesses reported seeing the ewe being hit by a car near the Greek Theatre in the Los Feliz section of the city, near the entrance to the park, police said.
Summary NEW YORK -- Stunned relatives of an unarmed man killed by a rookie police officer in a dark public housing stairwell looked on as the Rev. Al Sharpton and public officials demanded a full investigation Saturday into what law enforcement officials have termed an apparent accident.