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Ponting

(ˈpɒntɪŋ)
n
(Biography) Ricky (Thomas). born 1974, Australian cricketer; a batsman, he played in 168 test matches (1995–2012), 77 as captain; scored 13,378 runs in tests (an Australian record), and captained Australia to two World Cup wins (2003, 2007)
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The next ball, the 19th he faced, Ponting played for the same turn but the line held and he edged to Paul Collingwood at slip.
MELBOURNE: Former captain Ricky Ponting has been appointed as an assistant coach of Australia's men's team for the 50-over World Cup in England later this year, the country's cricket board said on Friday.The 44-year-old Ponting will work with Australia's batsmen for the May 30-July 14 tournament, with current batting coach Graeme Hickfocussingon preparing the side for the Ashes tour in England, starting in August.
MELBOURNE -- Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting was today formally inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame.
Sydney, Feb 28 ( ANI ): Former Australian cricketer-turned professional golfer Dean Jones has said that former captain Ricky Ponting can become a 'dual professional' by mastering both golf and cricket.
DERBYS v SURREY RICKY Ponting has called time on his international career but he has not finished with English bowling as he marked his Surrey debut with a ton at Derby.
DOUBLE agent Ricky Ponting has landed a key role as an Ashes spy - by signing a twomonth contract to captain Surrey this summer.
RICKY PONTING said he "cherished every moment" of his 17 years in international cricket after playing his final game for Australia.
Ponting brought the curtain down on an international career which has seen the former Australia captain win three successive World Cups, two of them as captain, and regain the Ashes from England on home soil.
Ponting brought down the curtain on an international career which has seen the former Australia captain win three successive World Cups, two of them as captain, and regain the Ashes from England on home soil.
Summary: Perth: Ricky Ponting, one of the finest batsmen in contemporary cricket and Australia's middle order ...
RICKY PONTING has set his sights on a fairytale finish to his Australia career after announcing he will retire at the end of the third Test against South Africa.
No prizes for guessing, all eyes will be on Sachin Tendulkar and Ricky Ponting. Tendulkar is in search of that elusive 100th century which will leave an indelible mark in the history of world cricket while Ricky Ponting, who once looked set to erase all batting records, is in search of his form that has deserted him recently.