Adding to all this was of course his free-wheeling strokeplay as a batsman, amassing runs at will and destroying opposition bowlers. Ponting backs 'run penalty' solution offered by Ashwin, Will be surprised if Pant doesn't play at least three WCs - Ponting, If Virat has a great World Cup, India will win it: Ricky Ponting, With Warner and Smith, Australia as strong as any side at World Cup: Ponting, Ponting appointed Australia's assistant coach for World Cup, Culture of Australian cricket has always been very strong: Ponting, © 2021 Cricbuzz.com, Times Internet Limited. Ricky Ponting became the most successful captain in Test history as Australia's victory over Pakistan gave him a record 42nd win as skipper. Seven centuries were hit at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. This included a century in each innings of his 100th Test match thus becoming the only player in history to achieve that feat. Steve Waugh Captaincy Record: [13][14], In September 2009, Ponting retired from Twenty20 international (T20I) cricket,[15] failing to score a century in a T20I match. [10][11] He has scored five World Cup centuries, along with Kumar Sangakkara, both are behind Tendulkar with six. He also retired as the highest run-scorer in both ODI and Test at that time. Ponting has led Australia to 165 wins in 230 matches, most by a captain in ODI cricket. Waugh thus hit an incredible win rate of 66.25%, making him, quite rightfully, one of the best cricket captains in the world, including Test, One Day Internationals, and Twenty-20 International cricket. Australia secured another victory in their next match, this time against New Zealand Australia thrashed Pakistan by 170 runs in the first Test in Melbourne to take Ponting past predecessor Steve Waugh. Ricky PontingCricket Player Profile from Australia at NDTV Sports. Apart from his elegant stroke-play, Ponting was known for his aggressive brand of cricket, especially when leading. Ponting's domestic performances were rewarded when he was selected for the Australian ODI team to play in all the matches in the 1995 New Zealand Centenary quadrangular tournament in New Zealand, that also included South Africa and India. Ponting is third in the list of century-makers, behind Tendulkar(49) and Kohli (43). He scored one from six balls, as Australia successfully chased South Africa's target on a difficult batting track. Steve Smith matches Ricky Ponting's record with classy century, roars back to form in India vs Australia Sydney Test - Steve Smith came back to form in grand style at the Sydney Cricket Ground as he smashed his 27th century to boost Australia against India. Kindly check the stats we have discussed on this list. Find out more in our, vs Sri Lanka at W.A.C.A. ricky ponting captaincy record in test matches; ricky ponting captaincy record in test matches. Ricky Ponting holds the record for Most Matches as Captain (230) and Most Win by Captain (165) in ODI. Related Test Players; Captains. [8][9] Ponting previously held the highest score in a World Cup final with 140 not out against India in 2003, before it was broken by Adam Gilchrist in 2007. Former South African captain Graeme Smith is the most successful Test captain with 54 Test wins followed by Ricky Ponting 48 wins. Ricky Ponting is a retired Australian cricketer and former captain of the Australia national cricket team.He has scored centuries (100 or more runs) on 41 occasions in Test cricket and 30 times in One Day International (ODI) matches, both of which are Australian records. He has scored centuries against all cricketing nations that have permanent One Day International status and is the first ever batsman in the world to achieve this incredible feat in the ODI cricket history. He has been dismissed four times in the 1990s. Dhoni places himself at No.3 behind Ponting & his CSK Coach S Fleming who had led his NZ national team for an elongated 10-year span captaining 218 Matches. Ponting's captaincy record speaks for itself. Virat Kohli is just one century short of equalling Ricky Ponting’s milestone of 19 centuries as a captain. The Australian former captain comes top with a mighty 76.14% as the Win-Loss ratio. Hit by a spate injuries, India competed without many a key players, yet downed Australia by three wickets in the series-deciding fourth Test at the Gabba, a month after the Adelaide debacle where they scored their lowest Test score of 36. The best quality about Ponting was his burning desire to win matches and at times, the desperation did bring up infamous incidents but what shone through his career was the sheer desire to be victorious. Virat Kohli only behind Steve Waugh, Ricky Ponting in elite captaincy list IND vs SA: Recently, Kohli had become the second India captain to lead the side in 50 Tests. Boasting more records than any other player in Australian history, Ponting has scored the most Test and ODI runs for his country, has had the most wins as a player, a captain and has taken the most catches by a non-wicket-keeper. Ponting is arguably the greatest batsman from Australia besides the great Sir Donald Bradman. South Africa Women v Pakistan Women, 2021, Australia, ICC World XI, Kolkata Knight Riders, Tasmania, Hobart Hurricanes, Mumbai Indians, Surrey, Antigua Hawksbills, Australian Legends XI, Warne Warriors, Ponting XI. With 219 wins in the 322 matches in which he led Australia, Ricky Ponting is easily the most successful captain in the history of international cricket. [6] In 2006, Ponting scored seven centuries, the most by an Australian in a year. His highest ODI score is 164, which he scored against South Africa at the Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg in 2006. Ricky Ponting is one of the most decorated players to ever don the Baggy Green. Ponting made his debut against South Africa at number six in the batting order. A "shocked" Ricky Ponting is struggling to comprehend how India's "A team" overwhelmed Australia in the Test series in their own backyard. Ponting, among 41 centuries, has scored 6 double centuries, while his Test centuries have been made at 21 cricket grounds, including 15 at venues outside Australia. Download Images Watch Videos online In that match he also guided Australia to a successful run chase against South Africa on the final day. Ricky Ponting has praised India’s stand-in skipper Ajinkya Rahane for his superlative effort leading the team against Australia in the second Test against in Melbourne. ... Australian Test cricket captain Ricky Ponting is a current case in point. Kohli and his team remained unbeaten in bilateral Test series all through 2017. 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Over eight years after his international retirement, he still holds a number of astonishing records across formats. Australian maestro Ricky Ponting turned 46 on Saturday. Ground, Nov 30, 2012, vs South Africa at Basin Reserve, Feb 15, 1995, vs New Zealand at Eden Park, Feb 17, 2005, vs Sri Lanka at Trent Bridge, Jun 08, 2009, vs Royal Challengers Bangalore at M.Chinnaswamy Stadium, Apr 18, 2008, vs Delhi Capitals at Arun Jaitley Stadium, Apr 21, 2013. All rights reserved |, We use cookies to improve your experience on our site and to show you non-personalized ads. This propelled Australia to a new ODI world record score, although this mark lasted only a few hours before South Africa overhauled their target in the last over of the match. Virat Kohli can break Ricky Ponting’s world record in first day-night Test against Australia in Adelaide ... lost 10 and drawn 10. He is third (41) in the list of Test century-makers, behind Sachin Tendulkar (51) & Jacques Kallis (45). India vs Australia: This 'Brilliant' Captaincy From Ajinkya Rahane Wins Ricky Ponting Over India bundled Australia out for 195 and in turn were 36/1 when Stumps were called. Ponting took over the one-day captaincy in 2002 and the Test captaincy from Steve Waugh in 2004 and statistically has been Australia's most successful skipper. In the period between August 2017 to December 2017, India struck a purple patch winning a staggering out 21 of 30 Test matches. [1][2] In Test matches, Ponting has scored hundreds against all Test playing countries. When Ricky Ponting inherited the captaincy of the Australian Cricket Test team in early 2004, he took over a winning side full of champions. He has scored centuries (100 or more runs) on 41 occasions in Test cricket and 30 times in One Day International (ODI) matches, both of which are Australian records. Most matches as captain; Most consecutive matches as captain of a team; Winning all tosses in a series; Youngest captains; Oldest captains on captaincy debut; Oldest captains; Captains who have kept wicket; Captains who have kept wicket and opened the batting; Match officials. His highest innings is 257, scored against India in late-2003 at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. Ricky Ponting is a retired Australian cricketer and former captain of the Australia national cricket team. While Kohli only plans to participate in the day-night Test between the two countries, he will have two innings to topple Ponting… His win percentage of 76.14 tops the tally. However, in the first International played, he hit 98 not out against New Zealand in Auckland.[16]. Ricky Ponting had all the ingredients of a typical Australian - tough as nails, aggressive, vocal and above all, mentally powerful to tackle pressure situations. [3] Ponting's first Test century was achieved against England at Headingley in 1997, when he scored 127. Ahead of the fourth and final Test match that gets underway at Gabba, Brisbane on Friday, former Australian skipper Ricky Ponting has forewarned Team India of Australia's impeccable Test record at the venue. Get Ricky PontingCricket rankings info, individual records, photos, videos, stats, and all about Ricky Ponting Read about Ricky Ponting's Profile, Latest News, Articles, Career updates only on ESPNcricinfo.com. In Test matches, Ponting has scored hundreds against all Test playing countries. Kohli presently has a total of 41 centuries in international cricket as a captain, a feat that puts him level with the legendary Australia skipper Ricky Ponting. He became Australia’s captain in the year 2002, as Steve Waugh was dropped from the captain’s role. Ponting’s captaincy record is quite staggering as Australia won 165 ODIs under him at a winning percentage of 76.14 and 48 Tests with a win percentage of 62.33. Ground, Dec 08, 1995, vs South Africa at W.A.C.A. Find Ponting's Records, Biography, Centuries, Runs, wickets. The only title that eluded him was the World T20 but one could argue that the format came around the time that Ponting was in his final years. Virat Kohli is also verge of equalling another Test Captaincy Record. Three World Cup titles including two consecutive ones as captain to go with a couple of Champions Trophy titles and the no.1 Test ranking shows that he had seen it all in the international arena. Achievements/Records The New Zealanders were bowled out for 93, with only Amy Satterthwaite (41) and Maddy Green (22) reaching double figures after skipper Sophie Devine was dismissed in the first over for a first-ball duck. Ponting has been dismissed four times in the nineties, along with 96 on his Test debut. [7], In ODIs, Ponting has scored 30 centuries against 11 opponents. Ricky Ponting had all the ingredients of a typical Australian - tough as nails, aggressive, vocal and above all, mentally powerful to tackle pressure situations. [4][5] Ponting has scored centuries in both innings of a Test three times, equalling the record set by Sunil Gavaskar. October 27, 2020. At the same time, the three-time World Cup winner has … During this time, Australia played 163 matches under his captaincy, and won in 108 of them, including World Cup 1999. Ricky Ponting has scored hundreds at each of the six prominent cricketing venues in Australia in both Tests and ODIs and is the only Australian to do so. The best quality about Ponti... Ricky Ponting had all the ingredients of a typical Australian - tough as nails, aggressive, vocal and above all, mentally powerful to tackle pressure situations. A "shocked" Ricky Ponting is struggling to comprehend how India's "A team" overwhelmed Australia in the Test series in their own backyard. [2] Ponting has scored 12 centuries at home grounds and 16 centuries at away or neutral venues. India vs Australia 4th Test: Ponting impressed with Pant after Gabba heroics Rishabh Pant has received much flak for his performances at both the IPL 2020 and the India tour of Australia 2020-21. Between November 3, 2004 and December 26, 2010, Ricky Ponting led his team in 73 Test matches consecutively. Ponting, with 48 wins as captain, has also won the most number of test matches …

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