The West – Steve Smith’s comeback to cricket has begun, with the suspended former Australia skipper being named as a marquee player in Canada’s T20 league.

Summary

  • Steve Smith’s comeback to cricket has begun, with the suspended former Australia skipper being named as a marquee player in Canada’s T20 league.
  • Smith’s also banned for two years from him holding a leadership position within the Australian team and 100 hours of voluntary service in community cricket.
  • The ban for breaching Cricket Australia’s code of conduct extended to state matches but permitted Smith to play domestic tournaments outside Australia.
  • The Global T20 Canada consists of five Canadian teams and a Cricket West Indies representative team, made up entirely of players from the Caribbean.
  • Camera IconSteve Smith will play in Canada’s T20 league next month.Picture: Ross SwanboroughA draft to determine who plays where will be held next week.


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