Hughes was 25 when he was hit on the neck by a bouncer during a Sheffield Shield match in Sydney and died without regaining consciousness exactly five years ago. He was just three days short of his 26th birthday at the time.
Updated on Nov 27, 2019 10:52 AM IST
There have been specific changes put into place - helmets have stem guards and there is also a concussion substitute in place. Smith conceded that he too feels safer with these protections in place.
Updated on Nov 26, 2019 04:52 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | HT Correspondent
On Day Four of the Lord’s Test, Smith retired hurt on 80 after being hit on the neck by a 92.4 mph delivery from Archer.
Updated on Aug 28, 2019 03:04 PM IST
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Ashes 2019: ‘He hasn’t got me out’ - Steve Smith looking forward to Jofra Archer showdown in Manchester
England vs Australia: Steve Smith did not relish being a spectator at Headingley but said he expected to be back in the thick of it in Manchester.
Updated on Aug 28, 2019 02:32 PM IST
Following an independent investigation into the tragedy, Cricket Australia introduced new rules for concussion substitutes in domestic games.
Updated on Aug 19, 2019 10:17 AM IST
On Saturday, Steve Smith defied the England bowlers once again but he was stopped from scoring a third consecutive century in the series by debutant Archer, who regularly hit speeds north of 90mph on Day 4.
Updated on Aug 18, 2019 01:43 PM IST
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The former Australia vice-captain, who is serving a 12-month ban from international and state cricket for his role in a ball-tampering scandal, was batting for his club Randwick-Petersham at the time on Saturday.
Updated on Oct 28, 2018 05:35 PM IST