Steve Smith Wins 2018 Allan Border Medal

Captain’s prolific Test form sees him claim the highest honour for an Australian male cricketer

The man who notionally holds Australia’s second-highest public office is now also the owner of the nation’s foremost individual cricket honour – for the second time) – after Steve Smith was crowned as the 2018 Allan Border Medallist 12/02/18.

Allan Border Medal final voting

Steve Smith – 246
David Warner – 162
Nathan Lyon – 156
Pat Cummins – 111
Josh Hazlewood – 72
Aaron Finch – 64
Mitchell Starc – 63
Travis Head – 55
Marcus Stoinis – 54
Shaun Marsh – 48
Nathan Coulter-Nile – 47
Peter Handscomb – 36
Steven O’Keefe – 36
Glenn Maxwell – 33
James Faulkner – 26
Mitchell Marsh – 24
Usman Khawaja – 24
Adam Zampa – 20
Moises Henriques – 20
Matthew Wade – 18
Jason Behrendorff – 14
Matthew Renshaw – 12
Michael Klinger – 10
Kane Richardson – 9
Ben Dunk – 8
Ashton Turner – 8
Tim Paine – 2
Andrew Tye – 2