Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
What sparked Emily Smith's interest in cricket?
Emily Smith’s cricket journey began in Victoria, Australia, thanks to a friend’s introduction, despite her family not having a background in the sport.
When did Emily Smith make her debut in the WBBL, and with which team?
Emily Smith debuted in the WBBL|01 season in 2015–16 with the Hobart Hurricanes, where she made a significant impact as a wicket-keeper.
What was a major setback in Emily Smith's career, and how did she overcome it?
On November 18, 2019, Emily faced a suspension due to a breach of Cricket Australia’s anti-corruption policy. Despite this, she found support in her partner, Heather Graham, and together they faced the challenges head-on, showcasing her resilience.