Ponting


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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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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.
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 yesterday.
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 yesterday brought the curtain down on an international career which has seen the former Australian win three successive World Cups and regain the Ashes from England on home soil.
UNDEFEATED centuries from Michael Clarke and Ricky Ponting helped Australia into a commanding position at stumps on day one of the fourth Test against India at the Adelaide Oval.
As much as the Indian fans will be rooting for Tendulkar to achieve the ultimate glory in world cricket, the Australian fans too will be hoping for Ponting to regain his touch.
AUSTRALIA coach Mickey Arthur insists Ricky Ponting is not guaranteed a place in the side for the Boxing Day Test against India.
Summary: Ricky Ponting is to have surgery on the fractured finger he suffered during the third Ashes Test in Perth.
Ponting then withdrew from the final Test because of the injury and Cricket Australia confirmed he was to undergo surgery on the little finger on his left hand.
Ponting then withdrew from the final Test because of the injury and Cricket Australia yesterday confirmed he was to undergo surgery on the little finger on his left hand.
Ponting slip-up gets the finger AUSTRALIA captain Ricky Ponting needed to go for an X-ray on his left little finger.