Steven Smith won the Test Cricketer of the year award for Cricket Australia owing to his brilliant Test performance in the past year © Getty Images
Steven Smith won the Test Cricketer of the year award for Cricket Australia owing to his brilliant Test performance in the past year © Getty Images

Australian cricketer and Test skipper, Steven Smith won the Cricket Australia Test Cricketer of the year award at the Allan Border Medals Award ceremony in Sydney on Tuesday. Earlier, he also won the ODI cricketer of the year award.

Smith had a tremendous year in 2014, emerging as one of the leading run-scorers in both Tests and ODIs, as well as ending the year as Australia’s newest Test skipper after Clarke injured himself during the first Test of the Border-Gavaskar Trophy 2014-15. He was later named Man of the Series as well.

Catch the live blog of the Allan Border Medal 2015 here