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England's Plan B goes back on the shelf as Steven Smith misses a straight one


'Smith literally cannot get out!' - Archer (1:25)

Jofra Archer laments Steve Smith's brilliance - and fortune - as he led the way again for Australia on day two at The Oval (1:25)

  • Alan Gardner at The Oval

For the first time in England, Test cricket was played on September 13. Not for the first time, Steven Smith spent much of it going about his business - the business of scoring a truckload of runs. As his tally for the series ticked steadily towards record-breaking territory, it looked like England would have to be satisfied with working to the back-up plan ...


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