Daily Mail UK – Steve Smith set to make comeback from cricketing exile in Canadian Twenty20 league next month
Steve Smith has been named as a marquee player in a Canadian T20 league
Australian was suspended for 12 months March for role in ball-tampering saga
He has been allowed to play in domestic tournaments outside Australia 

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Associated Press Reporter

Published:
19:37 EDT, 24 May 2018

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Updated:
19:37 EDT, 24 May 2018

Steve Smith’s comeback to cricket looks set to begin in Canada with the suspended former Australia captain being named as a marquee player in a Canadian Twenty20 league.

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  • Steve Smith set to make comeback from cricketing exile in Canadian Twenty20 league next monthSteve Smith has been named as a marquee player in a Canadian T20 leagueAustralian was suspended for 12 months March for role in ball-tampering sagaHe has been allowed to play in domestic tournaments outside Australia ByAssociated Press Reporter Published: 19:37 EDT, 24 May 2018 | Updated: 19:37 EDT, 24 May 2018Steve Smith’s comeback to cricket looks set to begin in Canada with the suspended former Australia captain being named as a marquee player in a Canadian Twenty20 league.
  • Cricket Australia reported on Friday that Smith will join fellow international stars, including Chris Gayle, Andre Russell and Shahid Afridi, in the six-team tournament beginning June 28.
  • The 28-year-old Smith, who was suspended for 12 months in March for his role in the South African ball-tampering scandal, has been allowed to play domestic tournaments outside Australia by Cricket Australia.
  • Steve Smith’s comeback to cricket looks set to begin in a Canadian T20 league next month Smith was suspended for 12 months in March for his role in the ball-tampering scandalThe Global T20 Canada tournament will have six teams, five representing Canadian cities – Edmonton, Montreal, Toronto, Vancouver and Winnipeg.
  • Smith has been allowed to play domestic tournaments outside Australia by Cricket Australia Advertisement Share or comment on this article: Steve Smith set to make comeback in Canadian T20 league next month


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