ARTICLES RELATING TO RICKY PONTING

Cook won't get better: Ponting

2014-07-22 07:41

Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting piled more pressure on England skipper Alastair Cook by saying he will not improve as a player.

Ponting rewarded by MCC

2014-04-04 19:09

Ricky Ponting was awarded life membership of the Marylebone Cricket Club in a tribute to the Australian legend's illustrious career.

Ponting broke code of silence

2013-11-08 07:46

West Indies great Michael Holding has criticised former Australian captain Ricky Ponting over revelations in his autobiography.

Ponting relishes Ashes series

2013-10-24 13:01

Ricky Ponting knew his time was up when he bowed out of cricket, but the competitive fires still rages for the former captain.

Ponting: Patience please!

2013-08-17 17:59

Australia's Ricky Ponting has urged his compatriots to be patient with the current side as they try to turn around a poor run of results.

Ponting bows out on high

2013-07-11 21:00

Ricky Ponting has bowed out in style as the former Australia captain hit 169 not out for Surrey in his final first-class innings.

Ponting to quit all cricket

2013-06-20 18:00

The marketing agency that represents Ricky Ponting says the former Australia captain will retire from all forms of cricket in October.

Ponting leaves Ashes door ajar

2013-05-29 13:08

Ricky Ponting has revealed he might not be able to resist the lure of the Ashes if Australia asked him to come out of Test retirement.

Ponting rules out Ashes return

2013-03-20 07:51

Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting has been voted Sheffield Shield player of the year and ruled out a return to the Test team.

Ponting backs Watson

2013-03-14 17:18

Suspended Australia vice-captain Shane Watson received backing from ex-skipper Rickie Ponting as crisis surrounds the team.

Ponting absence 'keenly' felt

2012-12-11 07:44

Ricky Ponting's retirement has left a big leadership void in Australia's Test side, according to opening batsman Ed Cowan.

Australia looking for new No 3

2012-12-04 10:08

Coach Mickey Arthur says Ricky Ponting's retirement opens the door for Shane Watson to drop further down the batting order.

Aussie press blast 'failure'

2012-12-04 07:42

Australian media have blasted the national team's "monumental failure" in the third Test against South Africa.

Ponting a true legend: ICC

2012-12-03 21:09

Retired Australian batsman Ricky Ponting is "one of the true legends of the sport" the International Cricket Council says.

Michael Clarke left 'numb'

2012-11-30 07:41

Australian captain Michael Clarke says Ricky Ponting calling it quits has left him "numb" as the press paid tribute to a batsman.

Ponting hype a threat to SA?

2012-11-29 13:00

Once a routine wrecker of SA dreams, the retiring Ricky Ponting has been losing his Test lustre against the Proteas more recently.

Ponting retires from Tests

2012-11-29 07:03

Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting has announced his retirement from Test cricket with this week's Perth Test being his last.

Ponting to captain PM's XI

2012-11-27 07:47

Under-pressure Ricky Ponting has been appointed captain of the Prime Minister's XI to face the West Indies in January.

Watson must be 'fully fit'

2012-11-20 07:45

Former skipper Ricky Ponting says Australian vice-captain Shane Watson cannot play in the second Test if he's not fully fit.

Oz sweat over Ponting

2012-11-02 07:38

Australia's Ricky Ponting was pulled out of a Sheffield Shield game with injury, just days before he was due to line-up against SA.

Ponting warms up for Proteas

2012-10-24 09:17

Veteran Australian batsman Ricky Ponting smashed an unbeaten 162 in the Sheffield Shield ahead of the first Test against SA.

Ashes revenge drives Ponting

2012-08-13 10:16

Veteran Australian batsman Ricky Ponting says his key motivation to keep playing is the hurt of losing back-to-back Ashes series.

Ponting re-signs for Big Bash

2012-07-18 07:55

Former Australia Test captain Ricky Ponting has re-signed with the Hobart Hurricanes in the Twenty20 Big Bash League.

Ponting and Cowan star for Oz

2012-04-26 07:08

Half-centuries from Ed Cowan and Ricky Ponting left Australia in control at the end of the third day of the final Test.

Ponting targets Proteas series

2012-04-22 18:28

Ricky Ponting has no intention of calling time on his Test career and is looking forward to taking on South Africa later this year.

 

Ponting: Act on match-fixing

2014-05-29 07:28

Former Australia cricket captain Ricky Ponting has called for swift action by the ICC on cricket's corruption crisis.

Hiring Arthur mistake: Ponting

2014-02-13 07:45

Former Test captain Ricky Ponting says Cricket Australia made a mistake in hiring Mickey Arthur as coach in 2011.

Ponting 'offended' by Taylor

2013-10-30 07:51

Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting says he was "offended" after Mark Taylor blasted his feud with Michael Clarke

Hughes needs 'love' to blossom

2013-10-22 09:12

Phillip Hughes just needs a bit of "love and stability" to blossom at Test level, says former Australian captain Ricky Ponting.

No Ashes regrets for Ponting

2013-07-12 07:46

Ricky Ponting has no regrets over missing out on the Ashes despite marking his final first class innings with a century.

Clarke heaps praise on Ponting

2013-06-21 07:50

Australian captain Michael Clarke has paid tribute to the "amazing" Ricky Ponting after his former skipper announced his retirement.

Ponting: Ashes talk unavoidable

2013-05-30 12:15

Ricky Ponting has said England despite their best efforts could not avoid talking about the upcoming Ashes series with Australia.

Ponting to play on for Tasmania

2013-03-27 07:56

Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting says he will play another season with Tasmania after they won the Sheffield Shield competition.

Ponting confirmed for CPL

2013-03-15 10:07

Ricky Ponting is the first international franchise player to be announced by the Caribbean Premier League.

Ponting joins Biff at Surrey

2013-02-21 11:53

Graeme Smith, Ricky Ponting and Kevin Pietersen in one English county team? It should soon become a reality ...

Home state to honour Ponting

2012-12-06 09:58

Newly-retired Test great Ricky Ponting will receive a tribute during next week's opening Test match against Sri Lanka in Hobart.

Ponting feared Lara most

2012-12-04 09:06

Ricky Ponting says while Sachin Tendulkar was the best batsman he played against, Brian Lara was the opponent he feared most.

Smith's warriors create legacy

2012-12-03 22:12

Proteas captain Graeme Smith believes it will take some time for people to fully appreciate their achievement after beating Australia.

Ponting brings down curtain

2012-12-03 06:53

Australia's Ricky Ponting was dismissed for eight in his final Test innings, bringing the curtain down on a 17-year career.

Atherton salutes Ponting

2012-11-29 21:23

Ex-England captain Michael Atherton has hailed Ricky Ponting as a "great competitor" after the Australian said he will retire from Tests.

Tributes roll in for Ponting

2012-11-29 10:14

Ricky Ponting has attracted the universal praise in retirement that often eluded him during his Test cricket career.

Selectors back Ponting: Arthur

2012-11-27 10:03

Ricky Ponting has the unanimous backing of selectors as he searches for runs to save his Test career, coach Mickey Arthur has said.

Ponting out to end duck streak

2012-11-20 11:06

Ricky Ponting is hoping a return to the Adelaide Oval will kill his run of ducks against South Africa in the second Test.

Ponting: I expect to be right

2012-11-07 09:08

Senior batsman Ricky Ponting plans to step up sprint work to prove his fitness ahead of the opening Brisbane Test against SA.

Pace won't 'worry' Ponting

2012-10-31 09:02

Ricky Ponting will need to cope with variety more than outright pace in the Test series against SA, says former SA star Johan Botha.

Ponting fired up for SA visit

2012-10-11 08:24

Ageing Australian batsman Ricky Ponting says he's put himself through a gruelling training regime to be ready to face South Africa.

Ponting eyes Test record

2012-07-19 10:22

Ricky Ponting could break Steve Waugh's record as Australia's most-capped Test cricketer in front of his home fans at Hobart.

Arthur backs Ponting for Ashes

2012-05-01 09:31

Australia coach Mickey Arthur has backed veteran batsman Ricky Ponting to be a key figure in next year's Ashes series in England.

Ponting now No 2 on run list

2012-04-23 21:45

Australia's Ricky Ponting has gone past India's Rahul Dravid to become the second highest Test run scorer.

Ponting: Tantrums and cheats

2012-04-16 12:19

Ricky ponting is a great cricketer and a brilliant captain, but let's face it, he'll never win awards for sportsmanship Truvanpunt says.

 
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