Steve Smith 'struggled without the support' of fiancée Dani Willis when ...

The ball-tampering scandal has rocked the sporting world and put the careers of the cricket players involved, at risk. 

And it's been reported this week that disgraced captain Steve Smith had to 'suffer alone' through the scandal and 'struggled without the support' of fiancee, Dani Willis. 

Woman's Day reports the blonde lawyer and WAG had jetted off to New York to shop for their , just three days before the scandal broke.

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'He had to suffer through it alone': Steve Smith 'struggled without the support' of fiancée Dani Willis when the ball-tampering scandal broke...as the WAG jetted to New York to plan their wedding

'He had to suffer through it alone': Steve Smith 'struggled without the support' of fiancée Dani Willis when the ball-tampering scandal broke...as the WAG jetted to New York to plan their

'Steve had to suffer through it alone, and you could see he was struggling without her support,' the publication reports an unnamed former WAG said. 

The WAG added: 'Steve is very private and often he and Dani eat alone in their room. He's incredibly serious.'

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