Graeme Smith, South Africa’s Test cricket captain, will retire from the international form of the game after a record 109 matches in charge of the world’s No. 1 ranked team.
South Africa Test captain Graeme Smith signed a three-year contract with Surrey County Cricket Club.
Having usurped England as Test cricket’s top-ranked team, South Africa must improve if it’s to stay No. 1, captain Graeme Smith said.
Graeme Smith hit an unbeaten century and Morne Morkel took a five-wicket haul to lead South Africa’s fightback on day two of the second cricket Test against Australia in Adelaide.
Graeme Smith stepped down as South Africa’s Twenty20 cricket captain in a bid to prolong his career in the sport’s longer forms.
For the second straight Afghan presidential election, Abdullah Abdullah finds himself disputing the outcome. Analysts are betting that, like last time, he’ll accept the result if he loses.
South Africa Test captain Graeme Smith will miss the ICC Champions Trophy in England and Wales next month because of an ankle injury, Cricket South Africa said.
Graeme Smith and Hashim Amla scored centuries as South Africa beat Australia by eight wickets in the first cricket Test in Cape Town.
"American efforts to bring peace and stability have failed in Afghanistan, as insurgent attacks are now significantly more frequent than during the early years of the U.S. intervention."
- Graeme Smith on Dec 04, 2014