Rain hits cricket's star-studded bushfire fundraiser

2020-02-06 06:30

A star-studded charity game to aid Australian bushfire relief was moved from the Sydney Cricket Ground to Melbourne due to forecast torrential rain.

Ponting hails 'relentless' bowlers as Australia retain Ashes

2019-09-09 06:32

Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting says the tourists' bowlers deserve as much credit for retaining the Ashes as Steve Smith.

Ponting calls for cricket to ditch neutral umpires

2019-08-03 10:16

Ricky Ponting called for cricket to ditch its requirement to have neutral umpires after a number of incorrect decisions in the first Test of the Ashes.

Ponting questions if England's batting approach is suitable for a World Cup

2019-06-27 21:25

Ricky Ponting believes that England’s out-and-out aggressive approach to one-day international cricket has probably not been suitable for a stage such as the World Cup.

Ponting backs Carey as World Cup 'keeper

2019-04-04 07:13

Alex Carey has been endorsed by Ricky Ponting to be Australia's wicketkeeper at the Cricket World Cup.

Australia can win World Cup with Smith and Warner: Ponting

2019-02-10 10:09

Australia can successfully defend its World Cup title in England this year with Steve Smith and David Warner back in the fray says Ricky Ponting.

Ponting, Dravid inducted into ICC Hall of Fame

2018-12-26 15:55

Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting has been formally inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame.

Ponting, Lehmann baffled by Maxwell Test snub

2018-09-12 06:42

Batting all-rounder Glenn Maxwell's "bizarre" failure to make the Australia Test squad has left former captain Ricky Ponting and ex-coach Darren Lehmann baffled.

'Hall of Fame' for Dravid, Ponting and Taylor

2018-07-02 07:48

Former captains Rahul Dravid of India and Australia's Ricky Ponting have been inducted in the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame.

Langer hopes Ponting can get Maxwell back to his best

2018-06-10 15:47

Australia coach Justin Langer admitted the form of Glenn Maxwell was a worry ahead of a one-day series against England.


Ponting eyes batting shake-up for Australia summer Tests

2019-09-15 07:01

Only three Australian batsmen are certain to start the summer Test series against Pakistan, according to former skipper Ricky Ponting.

Smith 'a genius' after Ashes double ton - Ponting

2019-09-06 07:05

Ricky Ponting has hailed Steve Smith as "a genius" after his Ashes double hundred - an exploit his country's media said was "Donald Bradman-like".

Ponting pinpoints mature Stokes as England's key Ashes threat

2019-07-25 07:17

The new maturity of Cricket World Cup hero Ben Stokes poses the biggest threat to Australia's Ashes bid, says Ricky Ponting.

Spin will define Australia's CWC, says Ponting

2019-05-24 12:53

Ricky Ponting believes the Australia batsmen's ability to play spin well and how the Aussie spinners fare will determine how far they go.

Ponting tips India for CWC glory if Kohli is on song

2019-03-19 13:30

Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting is of the opinion that if captain Virat Kohli is in top form at the Cricket World Cup then India will win.

Ricky Ponting named Australia assistant coach

2019-02-08 06:51

Former cricket captain Ricky Ponting has been appointed as an assistant coach for Australia's defence of their Cricket World Cup title.

Ponting: India will have to change batting line-up

2018-12-15 19:38

Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting reckons India are almost certain to change their openers for the Boxing Day Test.

Ponting says ball-tampering bans 'shocked' world cricket

2018-08-07 21:57

Ricky Ponting believes the lengthy bans given to three Australian cricketers for ball-tampering has been a beneficial "shock" to world cricket.

Ponting wants 'big runs' from Australia batsmen

2018-06-14 14:15

Australia batting great Ricky Ponting has said the top-order must deliver "big runs" after the world champions went 1-0 down in an ODI series away to England.

Ponting to join Australia coaching staff in England

2018-06-06 15:27

Australia great Ricky Ponting will join the backroom staff of head coach Justin Langer during the team's tour tour of England.

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