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IPl 2018: Ricky Ponting not bothered by Delhi Daredevils' poor past record

IPl 2018: Ricky Ponting not bothered by Delhi Daredevils' poor past record

Ricky Ponting doesn't care about Delhi Daredevils' dismal record over 10 editions of IPL as the team's new coach believes that the "fresh group" of players have it in them to win a maiden title this season.

Apr 05, 2018, 20:10 PM IST
IPL: Delhi Daredevils fired up by coach Ricky Ponting's goosebumps-giving speech

IPL: Delhi Daredevils fired up by coach Ricky Ponting's goosebumps-giving speech

India batsman Shreyas Iyer feels the great Ricking Ponting's "go for the kill" approach can help Delhi Daredevils immensely in their quest for a maiden IPL trophy.

Apr 02, 2018, 20:36 PM IST
Gautam Gambhir seeks divine blessings ahead of the IPL

Gautam Gambhir seeks divine blessings ahead of the IPL

Delhi Daredevils have not won a single Indian Premier League edition despite boasting a strong squad many times since the inception of the league in 2008. 

Mar 23, 2018, 17:44 PM IST
IPL 2018: Gautam Gambhir named Delhi Daredevils skipper

IPL 2018: Gautam Gambhir named Delhi Daredevils skipper

Gambhir, released by Kolkata Knight Riders despite a successful stint with them, was picked by Daredevils.

Mar 07, 2018, 12:48 PM IST
Ricky Ponting reckons Billy Stanlake could be 'one of the all-time great fast bowlers'

Ricky Ponting reckons Billy Stanlake could be 'one of the all-time great fast bowlers'

Up-and-coming Australia pacer Billy Stanlake has attracted big praise from the legendary Ricky Ponting, who believes the lanky fast bowler has the wherewithal to become one of the all-time great fast bowlers.  

Feb 27, 2018, 16:13 PM IST
Ricky Ponting named Australia's assistant coach for T20 tri-series

Ricky Ponting named Australia's assistant coach for T20 tri-series

The former Australia captain had a similar role last year against Sri Lanka.

Jan 09, 2018, 13:19 PM IST
Australia legend Ricky Ponting joins Delhi Daredevils as head coach

Australia legend Ricky Ponting joins Delhi Daredevils as head coach

Having previously coached fellow IPL franchise Mumbai Indians to the 2015 title during a two-year stint at the club, Ponting will take over at the Daredevils for the 2018 season.

Jan 04, 2018, 20:52 PM IST
Ricky Ponting knows nothing about England dressing room, says Joe Root

Ricky Ponting knows nothing about England dressing room, says Joe Root

Earlier, Ponting termed Root as a "little boy" leading England in the ongoing winter's Ashes tour against Australia.

Dec 25, 2017, 17:45 PM IST
Ashes: Jonny Bairstow bats for Joe Root, Ricky Ponting says England captain 'too shy'

Ashes: Jonny Bairstow bats for Joe Root, Ricky Ponting says England captain 'too shy'

England's players owed under-fire skipper Joe Root their utmost to turn the tables on dominant Australia in the showpiece Boxing Day Test in Melbourne, wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow said Saturday.

Dec 23, 2017, 19:11 PM IST
India vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test: Virat Kohli breaks Ricky Ponting's record of most international centuries in a calendar year

India vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test: Virat Kohli breaks Ricky Ponting's record of most international centuries in a calendar year

Kohli, 29, reached the landmark with a single off the off the fifth ball of the 119th over, bowled by Suranga Lakmal. This is his fourth hundred against Lanka, and second in two matches.

Nov 26, 2017, 11:06 AM IST
Ricky Ponting predicts Ashes stroll for Australia

Ricky Ponting predicts Ashes stroll for Australia

Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting says England’s only hope of winning a test in the upcoming Ashes series is the day/night match in Adelaide and has predicted a 4-0 victory for the hosts.

Nov 15, 2017, 11:59 AM IST
Virat Kohli now only behind Ricky Ponting and Graeme Smith in this captaincy record

Virat Kohli now only behind Ricky Ponting and Graeme Smith in this captaincy record

Virat Kohli's 32nd ODI century in the series-decider against New Zealand in Kanpur was his 20th international hundred as captain, which now puts him at No. 3 behind South Africa's Graeme Smith (33) and Australia's Ricky Ponting (41) in the list. 

Oct 30, 2017, 10:44 AM IST
Here's proof that Virat Kohli is best in the world after 200 ODIs

Here's proof that Virat Kohli is best in the world after 200 ODIs

After his 31st century in the 200th ODI, Kohli moved past former Australia captain Ricky Ponting and is now behind only Sachin Tendulkar who is at the top spot with 49 centuries.

Oct 24, 2017, 21:19 PM IST
India vs New Zealand, 1st ODI: Virat Kohli hits century in his 200th ODI, breaks Ricky Ponting's record

India vs New Zealand, 1st ODI: Virat Kohli hits century in his 200th ODI, breaks Ricky Ponting's record

Kohli is also the 14th Indian to reach the 200 ODI mark.

Oct 22, 2017, 17:05 PM IST
India vs Australia, 3rd ODI: Statistical Preview

India vs Australia, 3rd ODI: Statistical Preview

Team India is presently having a whale time. Eight consecutive ODI victories for the hosts and they are one win away form equalling India's best-ever record of nine successive wins. They are one win away from attaining the World No.1 spot on the ICC ODI Team rankings chart. 

Sep 23, 2017, 17:29 PM IST
IND vs AUS 2017: Virat Kohli targets MS Dhoni's record of nine successive ODI wins

IND vs AUS 2017: Virat Kohli targets MS Dhoni's record of nine successive ODI wins

A win in the third ODI match would also take India to the No. 1 spot in the ODI rankings. A dual happiness ergo, awaits for Virat Kohli in Indore.  

Sep 22, 2017, 17:18 PM IST
IND vs AUS 2017: Virat Kohli becomes first captain to register winning percentage of 80 in ODIs

IND vs AUS 2017: Virat Kohli becomes first captain to register winning percentage of 80 in ODIs

Kohli eased past his predecessor Dhoni to register most number of consecutive wins for as an Indian captain combining all three formats of the game. Kohli leads the chart with 10 wins, one ahead of the 36-year-old.

Sep 18, 2017, 16:27 PM IST
India vs Australia 2017, 1st ODI: Statistical Preview

India vs Australia 2017, 1st ODI: Statistical Preview

Well, heading into the match, Australia does have ground advantage. They have been an unbeaten side at Chidambaram stadium with a record of 6-0 ODI record. While Team India have managed to pull off six victories and lost the remaining five matches played in Chennai.

Sep 16, 2017, 19:49 PM IST
Michael Holding reckons Virat Kohli has long way to go to beat Sachin Tendulkar's 100 hundreds

Michael Holding reckons Virat Kohli has long way to go to beat Sachin Tendulkar's 100 hundreds

Run-machine Virat Kohli is the talk of the town. The India captain on Sunday overtook Aussie great Ricky Ponting to become the second highest century maker in ODIs.

Sep 06, 2017, 18:53 PM IST
Will take 'one hell of an effort' to surpass Sachin Tendulkar, says Virat Kohli

Will take 'one hell of an effort' to surpass Sachin Tendulkar, says Virat Kohli

The Indian skipper termed it an honour to have equalled Ricky Ponting's 30 ODI hundreds but feels that it will take 'one hell of an effort' to reach anywhere near Tendulkar's world record.

Sep 04, 2017, 10:42 AM IST