Ricky Ponting

We haven't seen the best of Babar Azam yet, says Ricky Ponting

25-year-old Azam played a knock of 157 against Australia A last week and is also ranked as the number-three batsman in the ICC ODI rankings.

published on : 19th November 2019

Mitchell Starc will need to do something special to play first Test against Pakistan: Ricky Ponting

The 44-year-old Ponting also hailed Josh Hazelwood and Pat Cummins for not leaking runs and being outstanding for a consistent period.

published on : 16th November 2019

Mike Hussey joins Australia staff for Sri Lanka, Pakistan series

He is the latest great to be brought into the fold after Ricky Ponting joined the backroom staff at the one-day World Cup this year and Steve Waugh helped out during the Ashes series in England.

published on : 20th October 2019

Steve Smith should be made captain once Tim Paine's time is up: Ricky Ponting

Smith has been in sensational form with the bat following his return to international cricket after serving a one-year ban for his role in the Sandpaper Gate fiasco.

published on : 15th October 2019

India vs South Africa: Virat Kohli slams 26th Test ton, equals Ricky Ponting's record as captain

Virat Kohli on Friday emulated former Australia skipper Ricky Ponting by equalling the record 19 hundreds as a Test captain.

published on : 11th October 2019

Australia were the better team in Ashes: Ricky Ponting

Ponting said the efforts of Paine's side should be congratulated even though they didn't manage to win the coveted series.

published on : 16th September 2019

Ricky Ponting eyes batting shake-up for Australia summer Tests

Ponting, who has been a sounding board for coach Justin Langer in recent months, unsurprisingly nominated the in-form Steve Smith and Marnus Labuschagne as the other two.

published on : 15th September 2019

David Warner a certainty for Aussie summer despite poor form: Ricky Ponting

Warner, 32, has all single-digit scores barring a 61 in the Leeds Test. He also got out to England pace spearhead Stuart Broad six times, including on a duck on three consecutive occasions.

published on : 15th September 2019

Was surprised with Tim Paine's 'gutsy' decision to bowl: Ricky Ponting

Ponting, who is serving as Australia assistant coach, also narrated what went on with the team after Paine won the toss as the development took him in utter surprise.

published on : 13th September 2019

Ashes: Ricky Ponting backs David Warner to retain opening spot at Oval

Ponting also believes that Australia's win at Old Trafford proves that there is no such thing as momentum in cricket.

published on : 9th September 2019

'Genius' Steve Smith can be dismissed, reveals Ricky Ponting

Smith re-wrote the history books with his 26th Test century and third Ashes double hundred as he batted for 513 minutes, and hit 24 fours and two sixes.

published on : 6th September 2019

Virat Kohli on the brink of another Test record against Windies

Kohli has struck 18 Test centuries as Indian skipper and needs just one more century to equal Australia's Ricky Ponting's tally of 19 Test tons as a skipper.

published on : 21st August 2019

Jofra Archer's spell reminds me of 2005: Ricky Ponting

Archer first hit Smith on the forearm before send a hurling a bouncer flush on the prolific run scorer's neck while he was on 80.

published on : 18th August 2019

David Warner missed scoring opportunities: Ricky Ponting

Ponting believes that Warner needs to 'free himself' in the mind.

published on : 16th August 2019

Virat Kohli, first to score 20,000 international runs in a decade

On Wednesday, Kohli scored his second consecutive century to help India beat West Indies by six wickets in the third and final ODI of the three-match rubber.

published on : 15th August 2019
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