Steven Smith is only the second batsman to get 1000-plus Test runs in four successive years, while his 20 hundreds during this period is the best ever
Stats highlights from a dominant day of Australian batting on the third day against England at the WACA
Mitchell Marsh scored his maiden Test hundred and Steven Smith batted through the day for a double as England were ground into the dirt at the WACA
A lesser player than Steven Smith could have been distracted when he walked to the crease but currently he is on a level matched by few others
ESPNcricinfo recalls five occasions in which England's batting malfunctioned after a seemingly serene start to an Ashes innings.
Readers get creative as England struggle against the world's No. 1 Test batsman
Stats highlights from day two in Perth, where England's top half tested Australia before the tail fell away quickly
The side will be captained by Jason Sangha, who became Australia's youngest first-class centurion against England last month in a tour game
Australia's fielders in particular were slow to adapt to a WACA wicket with the pace and bounce of old
Though China's Chen Yufei has beaten PV Sindhu twice this year, the higher-ranked Indian will be the favourite when they meet in the semis at the World Superseries Finals.