Ben Stokes will once again play a crucial role if England wants to take a lead in the five match Test series. (@ICC)
Ben Stokes will once again play a crucial role if England wants to take a lead in the five match Test series. (@ICC)

Steve Smith vs Ben Stokes: ICC's take on the 'Ultimate Test'

  • The world's number one batsman Steve Smith returns to the fray as England and Australia resume Test cricket battle
  • Australia, with Smith back in their line-up, will retain the Ashes with victory at Old Trafford in the fourth test, while a win for England would set up a decider at the Oval next week


International Cricket Council(ICC) has tweeted an interesting tweet ahead of the fourth Test match in the ongoing Ashes series. Both Australia and England are levelled at 1-1 after the end of three Test matches.

The tweet has got netizens excited as Australia’s star batsman Steve Smith is all set to be included in the playing XI after he missed out the third Test match at Leeds.

Meanwhile, England’s hero of the third Test match, Ben Stokes will once again play a crucial role if England wants to take a lead in the five match Test series.

The ICC tweeted a picture of Steve Smith with his cricket kits, and Ben Stokes can be seen in background on a poster. Steve Smith has recently became the No 1 player in the ICC test rankings.

Australia, with Steve Smith back in their line-up, will retain the Ashes with victory at Old Trafford in the fourth test, while a win for England would set up a decider at the Oval next week

The ICC’s tweet: ‘Look who's ready for the 'Ultimate Test'


Here are some interesting tweets posted by the netizens on the 'Ultimate Test' tweet by the ICC:

Looks like Stokes bowled him out & Smith is walking towards the pavilion


My mind says stokesy but my heart is for steve ❤️....let both perform but Aussies should win this battle

2 best in one pic

2 game changers in one pic

1 with bat another with both bat n ball

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