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.
said he "cherished every moment" of his 17 years in international cricket after playing his final game for Australia yesterday.
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.
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.
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.
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.
slip-up gets the finger AUSTRALIA captain Ricky Ponting
needed to go for an X-ray on his left little finger.