They can play with freedom and do the job," Smith told reporters on the eve of the IPL final against Mumbai Indians in Hyderabad on Sunday. IPL 2017: Steve Smith admits MS Dhoni is helping him lead the team efficiently. With the wrap up of the cash-rich league, thestatesman.com present you a combined eleven from all eight teams, who shone throughout the season 10. IPL 2019: Virat Kohli, Jofra Archer, Steve Smith & David Warner among things to look out for By Nikesh Rughani BBC Sport & BBC Asian Network Last updated on 23 March 2019 23 March 2019 . IPL 2017: Steve Smith replaces MS Dhoni as Rising Pune Supergiants captain, MS Dhoni removed as Rising Pune Supergiants captain, Steve Smith to replace him. For a 17-year-old to come out against some quality players and do what he did was outstanding. Indian Premier League. Rising Pune Supergiant have made a strong comeback in this year’s IPL . The board's decision regarding the new team will also have a major impact on the IPL 2021 auction. Dhawan, who smashed 479 runs in 14 matches for SRH, will be a great bet at No. They finished at seventh place in the IPL points table. Steve Smith age is 27. That can play into your favour sometimes. Ben Stokes also played under Steve Smith in the IPL 2017 when the Australian captained the Rising Pune Supergiant. It was one of the eight teams which were competing in the 2017 Indian Premier League. He has played totally 11 IPL matches against the Mumbai Indians, in which he has scored 412 runs including 4 half-centuries with 4 times man of the match awards. Rising Pune Supergiant. By India.com Staff https://cricket.yahoo.net/news/steve-smith-arrives-ipl-2019-100310910 IPL 2017: Steve Smith Reveals Reason Behind Rising Pune Supergiant's Success. Mumbai Indians had won IPL 2017 in a final-ball thriller. After the auction, Pune axed MS Dhoni as captain and Steve Smith was appointed captain barely months before the start of the 2017 season. Combined XI: Steve Smith to lead IPL 2017 team of the tournament Rohit Sharma-led Mumbai Indians clinched the IPL trophy for a third time. Dhoni. He … April 25, 2017 7:22am ; Source: AP. February 19, 2017 February 19, 2017 in India. 3. IPL 2017: Steven Smith Cannot Wait to Join Rising Pune Supergiants Having played a high-intensity four-Test series, Steve Smith cannot wait to join his Indian Premier League side Rising Pune Supergiants. Total IPL income ₹456,296,700 , IPL Rajasthan Royals , Australia and 2020 IPL salary ₹125,000,000 of Steven Smith. The team management are gambling on Smith boosting confidence to get the side to the play-offs. Mumbai Indians. They then outplayed in-form Mumbai Indians in Qualifier 2 to march into the final. Try watching this video on www.youtube.com, or enable JavaScript if it is disabled in your browser. e9 = new Object(); They won their first game but a string of losses pointed at the fact that maybe not much had changed from last season. Spin with a blend of experience and magic. Here's Why Rohit Sharma or Mahendra Singh Dhoni could reach a landmark win in the IPL 10 final. Get all the IPL action at your fingertips. Follow for latest News and Updates about Steve Smith Blogs, Comments and Archive on Economictimes.com In 15 matches of the season, Smith scored 427 runs with a highest knock of 84 runs (not out). Former India captain MS Dhoni had led RPS in the first season. Ahead of the season, the franchise traded its former captain Ajinkya Rhane to Delhi Capitals, reinstating Steve Smith as captain. IPL 2017: Changes continue! "I thought Washington was absolutely fantastic the other night in Mumbai. Currently, Steve Smith is the Captain of Rising Pune […] Steve Smith. IPL 2017: Steve Smith’s unbeaten knock guides Rising Pune Supergiants to victory over Mumbai Indians Rising Pune Supergiant’s Skipper Steve Smith On Thursday Guided His Team To A Seven-wicket Victory Over Mumbai Indians In Their Opening IPL Match At Pune. 2017 Season. On the other hand, after getting crushed by RPS, Rohit Sharma’s Mumbai took on Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and defeated them in a low-scoring match to qualify for the final. IPL 2017, MI vs RPS: Steve Smith Who? Akash Khanna | New Delhi | May 22, 2017 7:19 am Ltd; Coach Andrew McDonald; Venue Sawai Mansingh Stadium; Captain Steve Smith; Official Team Site. Neha Ravindra FOLLOW. With 388 runs in 13 games, Tripathi was the second highest run-getter -- only behind captain Smith. February 19, 2017 in Australia. Home/IPL/ “Tough To Beat IPL,” Steve Smith Picks The Best Tournament He Has Played. He was also the captain of Rising Pune Supergiant in IPL 2017 when the team ended as runners-up of the tournament. After captain, Pune change their team name Earlier, the Pune team had a change in leadership as Steve Smith was appointed captain for the tenth edition of the IPL. » Tag » Steve Smith. Tahir took 18 wickets in 12 matches, while Rashid bagged 17 wickets from 14 matches of the IPL 2017. Last year this team stand on the seventh position under the captaincy of M.S. PHOTOS: MI vs RPS, IPL 2017, Final at Hyderabad CricketCountry StaffMay 22, 2017 12:51 AM IST. Rising Pune Supergiant will be led by Steve Smith, who replaced MS Dhoni. MS Dhoni Removed As Rising Pune Supergiants Captain For IPL 2017, Steve Smith Takes Over MS Dhoni has been the skipper of an IPL team in all past nine seasons. TNN / Updated: Feb 19, 2017, 15:13 IST. Steve Smith has led Rajasthan Royals in the past seasons as well. Both the spinners ruled the top wicket-takers’ chart early in the season and managed to keep their dominance intact throughout the season. The last time he led an IPL team for a complete season - Rising Pune Supergiant - they played the final of the tournament during the 2017 edition. "It has been a lot of fun to work with Flem (team coach Stephen Fleming and MS (Dhoni) obviously," said Smith, who has scored 421 runs in 14 games. Facebook Twitter Linkedin EMail. WATCH | IPL 2017: How Steve Smith saved the day for RPS after MS Dhoni nearly botched up a simple finish Rising Pune Supergiant defeated Mumbai Indians in a pulsating finish on Thursday. IPL 2017: Steve Smith Rushes to MS Dhoni For Advice Before Tense Final Over vs MI 2017 is the first IPL season that MS Dhoni finds himself not leading a team… "Those guys are quite young and have not played those high pressure final games. Steve Smith. But it was lanky off-spinner Sundar who made heads turn with his match-winning haul of three wickets against Mumbai Indians in the first qualifier to seal his team's final spot. He claimed 20 wickets in 16 matches with an impressive spell of 3/7 against Kolkata Knight Riders in the second qualifier. Smith’s reinstatement in the 12th edition of the IPL turned out to be a positive sign for the team as the Australian amassed 319 runs, averaging 39.87, in 12 games. Smith shares batting secrets with Stokes. Dhoni is 35. Combined XI: David Warner, Gautam Gambhir, Shikhar Dhawan, Steve Smith (C), Suresh Raina, Robin Uthappa (WK), Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jaydev Unadkat, Jasprit Bumrah, Imran Tahir, Rashid Khan,