Australia's captain Steve Smith has played his best Test innings in the Ashes series, Steve Smith made his best performance in the Test match against England in the Ashes series when he played 215 runs in this innings of Test cricket. So far Steve Smith has been the best performer.
Steve Smith played 215 runs in the Ashes series against England on July 16, 2015. In this match Australia had decided to bat first before winning the toss.
Earlier while batting, Australia had given England a lead of 566 runs in the first innings. For the Australia team, Steve Smith played a magnificent double century and played 215 runs, which is his highest performance in Test cricket.
Chasing 566, England were all out for 312 runs. Australia got 254 runs lead. Australia declared their innings by scoring 254 in the second innings. Now the goal of 508 was in front of England. Chasing this target, England were all out for 103 runs. Thus, Australia won by 405 runs in this match. Player of the match was given to Steve Smith, who scored 215 runs in the first innings.