Ricky Ponting

T20 World Cup: Australia yet to find a wicketkeeper-batsman for tournament, says Ricky Ponting

Wicketkeeper-batsmen Alex Carey, Matthew Wade and Josh Philippe were named recently in an extended 23-man squad. But the squad will be whittled down before five T20Is and three ODIs against West Indies in July, and five T20Is against Bangladesh in Dhaka.
 

May 29, 2021, 10:51 AM IST

IPL 2021: DC coach Ricky Ponting says travelling home ‘small issue’ as compared to situation outside bio-bubble

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison also made it clear that cricketers competing in the IPL will have to make their ‘own arrangements’ to return home.

Apr 28, 2021, 14:47 PM IST

IPL 2021: Delhi Capitals opener Prithvi Shaw welcomes coach Ricky Ponting in ‘Chak De’ style

Prithvi Shaw likened Ricky Ponting’s speeches at team huddles to those in the film ‘Chak De! India’ by Bollywood star and Kolkata Knight Riders-owner Shah Rukh Khan.

Apr 07, 2021, 08:26 AM IST

IPL 2021: DC coach Ricky Ponting reveals Steve Smith’s batting position

With Australian all-rounder Marcus Stoinis and South Africa pace duo Kagiso Rabada and Anrich Nortje in red hot form, Smith has to battle it out for the one overseas spot.

Apr 06, 2021, 19:30 PM IST

IPL 2021: ‘No, I’m not batting today’ - DC coach Ponting reveals THIS player refused for net practice

Former Australia skipper and DC head coach Ricky Ponting has revealed an interesting theory which Prithvi Shaw followed during the 2020 edition in UAE.

Apr 05, 2021, 18:33 PM IST

IPL 2021: Captaincy will make Rishabh Pant a better player, says DC coach Ricky Ponting

Off late, Rishabh Pant has been in remarkable form and he has given some match-winning performances in the series against Australia and England. 

Mar 31, 2021, 13:37 PM IST

India vs England 1st ODI: Virat Kohli close to surpassing THIS massive batting record

If Virat Kohli scores a century in the ODI series-opener at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune, he would surpass Ponting and become the captain with the most centuries in international cricket across all formats.

Mar 23, 2021, 06:30 AM IST

Thieves break into Delhi Capitals head coach Ricky Ponting’s home, steal car

Two males were spotted escaping on foot and continue to elude police. Ponting’s car had been recovered but police are still trying to find the suspects. Ponting still holds the record for scoring most runs in his 100th Test match – tallying 263 runs with 120 and 143 not out against South Africa.

Feb 09, 2021, 08:06 AM IST

Virat Kohli will be Indian skipper as long as he wants to: Ricky Ponting

"Virat will be captain of India as long as he wants to, but if he thinks standing down is going to make him an even better player, then that’s a scary thing for world cricket," Ponting said.

Dec 27, 2020, 19:26 PM IST

Ricky Ponting hints at India struggling against Australia due to one critical reason

Former Australia captain was talking about the upcoming series between Australia and India. Talking about the Test series, Ponting made some interesting observations about Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane.

Nov 21, 2020, 20:12 PM IST

Indian skipper Virat Kohli can break this record of Sachin Tendulkar in Australia ODIs

Kohli is set to break legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar's record of fastest batsman to score 12,000 runs in the 50-overs cricket.

Nov 20, 2020, 18:52 PM IST

India have got more questions to answer than Australia for Test series: Ricky Ponting

India and Australia are slated to play four-match Test series, beginning December 17 at the Adelaide Oval. 

Nov 19, 2020, 19:29 PM IST

We have enough firepower to win IPL 2020 title: Delhi Capitals coach Ricky Ponting

Delhi Capitals will face Mumbai Indians in their maiden appearence in the IPL Final. Capitals' coach Ponting had his spirits high ahead of the all-important clash - the IPL 2020 Final.

Nov 09, 2020, 23:13 PM IST

IPL 2020: Delhi Capitals star R Ashwin reveals Ricky Ponting's plan on 'Mankading'

Days after issuing his 'first and last' warning to all batsman over Mankading, Delhi Capitals spinner Ravichandran Ashwin on Wednesday said that DC head coach Ricky Ponting is in support of the idea idea of penalizing the batting side for backing up too far on non-striker's end. Ashwin added that Ponting is in touch with International Cricket Council to frame rules in this regard.

Oct 08, 2020, 10:48 AM IST

Indian Premier League 2020: Kagiso Rabada ‘one of the best T20 bowlers in world’, says Delhi Capitals coach Ricky Ponting

Rabada put out an impressive show during Delhi Capitals` 59-run win against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in the Indian Premier League (IPL) on Monday. The pacer picked four wickets to help his side defend a target of 197 runs.

Oct 06, 2020, 18:39 PM IST

Delhi Capitals CEO: Being trained by Ponting has taken team to next level

With Ponting at the helm, the Capitals reached the IPL playoffs last season with several youngsters rising to the occasion 

Sep 05, 2020, 16:09 PM IST

Indian Premier League 2020: Not going to over-train players in first 3 weeks, says Ricky Ponting

The Delhi Capitals head coach believes that it is more important to make sure that the team is physically, technically, and tactically peaking for the first game

Sep 02, 2020, 18:47 PM IST

On this day in 2010: Australia's Steve Smith made his Test debut

It was on July 13, 2010, when Australian batsman Steve Smith made his debut in the longest format of the game.He played his first Test against Pakistan at the Lord`s Cricket Ground.

Jul 13, 2020, 17:50 PM IST

Ricky Ponting welcomes puppy 'Eloise' to family--Pic inside

Ponting revealed that he had lost his dog 'Cleo' some time ago, but the family is now excited to welcome their new puppy 'Eloise'.

Jul 05, 2020, 15:50 PM IST

Ricky Ponting shares 'treasured memories' from his three successful World Cup campaigns; see here

The Australian team has lifted the 50-over World Cup on five occasions and has the most number of ODI WC titles in the world.

Jul 01, 2020, 16:30 PM IST