Ricky Ponting

Ricky Ponting backs out-of-form Steve Smith ahead of WTC final

Australia will tour India in February-March next year for a five-Test series, which is part of the World Test Championship (WTC) 2021-23 cycle.

published on : 29th July 2022

India should persist with Kohli: Ricky Ponting

Kohli has not scored a century since November 2019, struggled for runs during this year's IPL and even failed to contribute much with the bat during the recently-concluded tour of England.

published on : 20th July 2022

Virat Kohli will have to find a solution to his batting woes, but he'll work it out quickly: Ricky Ponting

Former Australian skipper Ricky Ponting has said that India batting stalwart Virat Kohli will have to find a solution to his batting woes himself.

published on : 10th June 2022

Rishabh Pant an 'exceptionally dangerous' batter: Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting

Ricky Ponting felt that given the dynamic and explosive cricketer the left-arm batter is, he would want to use Rishabh Pant in that specific role.

published on : 10th June 2022

No doubt in my mind that Pant is right choice for captaincy: Delhi Capitals coach Ricky Ponting

With MI at 95 for three in 14.3 overs, Pant made a strategic blunder as he refused to call for DRS after Tim David nicked the first ball of his innings and the on-field umpire didn't give him out.

published on : 22nd May 2022

Experienced players will have to step up against Mumbai Indians: Delhi Capitals coach Ricky Ponting

Though the Capitals have been an inconsistent lot this season, with seven wins and six defeats in their 13 games, there will be no margin for error, though, at the Wankhede Stadium on Saturday.

published on : 20th May 2022

Kuldeep needed positive environment, love and attention: DC head coach Ponting

The left-arm wrist-spinner, who is currently second in the list of wicket-takers with 17 scalps, had a rough three years prior to this IPL edition.

published on : 1st May 2022

We're too good a team for our results to not change: Ricky Ponting 

With three wins and four losses in the first seven matches of the season, Delhi Capitals are currently seventh in the points table.

published on : 27th April 2022

Ponting's family member tests positive for COVID-19, DC head coach isolated for five days

Ponting, though, has tested negative for the virus, the franchise that has been battling a slew of COVID cases over the past few days announced hours before its IPL match against Rajasthan Royals.

published on : 22nd April 2022

Ponting's pep talk lifted our confidence following COVID outbreak: Axar Patel

Axar was also happy with teammate Kuldeep Yadav's return to form, saying the Delhi team management gave him the much-needed confidence to prosper after a disappointing last IPL.

published on : 21st April 2022

Former Australian skipper Ponting sees Pant as 'successful' future Indian captain

Ponting, who oversaw Rohit Sharma's rise to become the most successful IPL skipper for the record five-time champions Mumbai Indians, feels the duo of Pant and Rohit have identical qualities.

published on : 26th March 2022

We are discussing roles players can take up during matches: Pant 

The IPL-15 starts on Saturday with a match between defending champions Chennai Super Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders at the Wankhede Stadium here

published on : 22nd March 2022

Retained players have a responsibility to guide youngsters in the team: Delhi Capitals coach Ponting

The Capitals had retained four players, skipper Rishabh Pant, opener Prithvi Shaw, spin all-rounder Axar Patel and South Africa pacer Anrich Nortje.

published on : 20th March 2022

Rishabh Pant and Adam Gilchrist 'little bit same' but still too early to compare them: Ricky Ponting

Ponting feels Pant, who has penchant for going after bowlers irrespective of the situation, will turn out to be similar to Gilchrist.

published on : 11th February 2022

IPL 2022 Auction: 'Level playing field', says DC Head of Talent Karim heading into auction

Head of Talent Search Saba Karim, shares insights about the team's strategy for the mega event, which is scheduled to take place in Bengaluru on February 12 and 13.

published on : 9th February 2022

Matter of time before Babar Azam becomes No.1 ranked Test batter: Ponting

Babar Azam had won the ICC Men's ODI Cricketer of the Year Award in January.

published on : 5th February 2022

Rohit has been on top of his game in Tests, he's successful leader: Ponting

Rohit had missed the series against South Africa due to a hamstring issue but he has now recovered and would be leading the side in the upcoming white-ball series against West Indies.

published on : 31st January 2022

England's planning, thoughts and structures have just been completely wrong: Ricky Ponting

Joe Root's men were the fastest to surrender the Urn after they were skittled out for a meagre 68 on day 3 of the third Test to lose the match by an innings and 14 runs.

published on : 28th December 2021

If you can't influence bowlers, what are you doing on field? Ponting questions Root's leadership

Ponting blamed his bowlers for not bowling the right lengths, especially in the first innings.

published on : 21st December 2021

Australia will be without captain for 15 years if it is looking for perfect skipper: Michael Clarke

Fast bowling spearhead Pat Cummins has emerged as the frontrunner to succeed Paine and former skipper Steve Smith is also in the reckoning.

published on : 24th November 2021
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