From backyard cricket and net practices with his dad, to the highs and lows of Test cricket as Australian captain, this is Steve Smith’s story.
“It’s what I always wanted to do. I’m really lucky to have fulfilled my dream,” says Steve. “I’ve always just thought about the game.”
Cricket-mad fans will love getting their hands on The Journey, a revealing inside account of Steve’s journey to becoming the Aussie captain. This is a fascinating insight into one of the world’s greatest cricketers, from the key moments in his career to what it’s like to play through the great series losses and wins of recent years.
“It was a great opportunity to reflect on where I’ve come from and where I’ve got to now.” – Steve
Listen to our full interview with Aussie captain Steve Smith:
The fascinating and revealing inside account of Steve Smith's journey from cricket-mad kid to Australian Captain.
Whether it's recounting the key moments in his career that saw him progress from talented young player to the pinnacle of his sport, or taking us step-by-step through his most memorable Test century, or giving us the real inside account of what it's like to play through the great series losses and wins of recent years, or giving us a unique examination of his technique, The Journey is a fascinating and revealing insight into one of the world's greatest cricketers.
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