former Australia captain

India are a very dangerous side, warns Ricky Ponting

India are a very dangerous side, warns Ricky Ponting

Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting has rated India a "very dangerous side" and said the defending champions have got "too many class players" in their side to retain the title in the ongoing cricket World Cup.

Feb 19, 2015, 08:39 AM IST

T20 imbalancing cricket: Ian Chapell

Former Australia captain Ian Chappell feels that Twenty20 cricket has made the game more batsmen-centric and more needs to be done to maintain a balance between the bat and the ball. According to him, if this continues it could lead to the demise of the sport.

Feb 02, 2014, 10:19 AM IST

India have by far the best young batsmen: Chappell

Effusive in his praise for the Indian batsmen, former Australia captain Ian Chappell has said that the side is currently producing "by far the best" crop of young talented cricketers.

Jan 13, 2014, 16:47 PM IST

Warner`s Trott comments `out of order` - Steve Waugh

Former Australia Test captain Steve Waugh says cricketer David Warner`s comments about England batsman Jonathan Trott were "out of order" and had crossed the line.

Nov 29, 2013, 10:12 AM IST

Ashes chapter hard to close for Ponting

Ricky Ponting knew his time was up when he bowed out of international cricket a year ago, but the competitive fires still rage for the former Australia captain when he imagines facing England one more time on home soil.

Oct 24, 2013, 16:16 PM IST

Steve Waugh urges Oz to display `mongrel` attitude to win Ashes

Former Australia captain Steve Waugh has urged Australia to cultivate the attitude of playing in the Ashes the ``Aussie way`` to hold the urn not once but twice in the coming months.

Jul 10, 2013, 15:19 PM IST

Ponting ‘pumped up’ after rare pre-season training ahead of crucial Proteas series

Veteran Ricky Ponting has said he is delighted to have had a good pre-season training session in almost 20 years of his playing days before any important Test series, and believes it’s an ideal situation for him before he faces South Africa in a Test series in November.

Oct 20, 2012, 12:02 PM IST

Haddin can play in Oz Test side as batsman: Waugh

Former Australia captain Steve Waugh has said Brad Haddin could play in the Test team against South Africa as a specialist batsman if he isn’t chosen as wicketkeeper.

Oct 18, 2012, 14:33 PM IST

Rejuvenated Ponting in ‘shape of his life’, ahead of predictable Proteas challenge

Veteran Australian batsman Ricky Ponting has claimed he is in the shape of his life currently and is ready for the Test series against a talented but predictable South Africa team in November.

Oct 11, 2012, 13:25 PM IST