Statistical highlights of Ricky Ponting’s ODI career

Brisbane: A rundown of former Australia captain Ricky Ponting`s one-day international career in the 50-over format after he was dropped from the team on Monday due to poor form.

• Born: Dec 19, 1974 at Launceton, Tasmania

• Matches: 375 (winning 165 of 230 as captain)

• Debut: Against South Africa at Wellington on February 15, 1995

• Total runs in ODIs: 13,704

• Second highest scorer behind India`s Sachin Tendulkar

• Centuries: 30

• Second highest number of tons behind Tendulkar

• Batting average: 42.03

• Highest score: 164

• Wickets: 3

• Won three 50-over World Cups as a player: 1999, 2003, 2007

• Led Australia in the last two World Cup victories

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