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Asia Cup 2022: There are better Indian fast bowlers in T20 cricket than Mohammed Shami, says Ricky Ponting
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Asia Cup 2022: There are better Indian fast bowlers in T20 cricket than Mohammed Shami, says Ricky Ponting

With Jasprit Bumrah and Harshal Patel nursing injuries, many felt Shami might be included to share the new-ball duties during the Asia Cup.

Asia Cup 2022: Ricky Ponting opines India has depth to successfully defend title
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Asia Cup 2022: Ricky Ponting opines India has depth to successfully defend title

Ponting feels that the Indian team has the depth to prevail over Pakistan in their upcoming Asia Cup 2022 match and also take away the prestigious trophy

Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting backs Steve Smith to come out of 'indifferent' form
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Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting backs Steve Smith to come out of 'indifferent' form

While Smith has 28 Test centuries to his name, only two of those have come since his brilliant run in the 2019 Ashes in England.

I know what Rishabh Pant is capable of in the T20 game: Ricky Ponting
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I know what Rishabh Pant is capable of in the T20 game: Ricky Ponting

Ricky Ponting has backed Rishabh Pant to come good for Indian cricket team in the shortest format of the game.

Ponting comes out in support of under-fire Kohli, says 'only matter of time' before he bounces back
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Ponting comes out in support of under-fire Kohli, says 'only matter of time' before he bounces back

Ponting, who led Australia to two ODI World Cup triumphs in 2003 and 2007, advised the Indian team leadership against dropping Kohli from their squad for the T20 World Cup.

Rishabh Pant should be used as floater during T20 World Cup: Ricky Ponting
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Rishabh Pant should be used as floater during T20 World Cup: Ricky Ponting

Ricky Ponting has worked closely with Rishabh Pant at Delhi Capitals and rates the Indian keeper-batter very highly.

Rishabh Pant is right choice for Delhi Capitals captaincy: Coach Ricky Ponting
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Rishabh Pant is right choice for Delhi Capitals captaincy: Coach Ricky Ponting

Delhi Capitals coach Ricky Ponting on Saturday backed Rishabh Pant after his strategic blunder cost the team a spot in the play-offs.

Watch: DC players sing Kailash Kher's 'Saiyyan' for Ricky Ponting
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Watch: DC players sing Kailash Kher's 'Saiyyan' for Ricky Ponting

The players, in the video, can be seen singing Kailash Kher's popular song Saiyyan. The moment Ponting entered the team bus, the whole squad including the overseas players sprang into action and started singing the song

IPL 2022: Fully back every decision Rishabh Pant takes on field, says DC head coach Ricky Ponting
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IPL 2022: Fully back every decision Rishabh Pant takes on field, says DC head coach Ricky Ponting

"I fully back every decision he (Pant) takes on the field. I being a T20 captain before, I know you don't have a lot of time to think about especially under extreme pressure," Ponting said.

IPL 2022: Kuldeep Yadav needed positive environment, love and attention, says DC coach Ricky Ponting
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IPL 2022: Kuldeep Yadav needed positive environment, love and attention, says DC coach Ricky Ponting

Kuldeep Yadav, who is currently second in the list of wicket-takers with 17 scalps, had a rough three years prior to this IPL edition after being confined to bench by both the national team and his erstwhile franchise KKR

Everything about it was wrong: Delhi Capitals coach Ricky Ponting on no-ball row
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Everything about it was wrong: Delhi Capitals coach Ricky Ponting on no-ball row

Delhi Capitals skipper Rishabh Pant was fined 100 percent of his match-fee.

'Think I broke three or four remote controls': Ricky Ponting narrates experience of watching DC lose to RR
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'Think I broke three or four remote controls': Ricky Ponting narrates experience of watching DC lose to RR

Delhi Capitals head coach Ponting described the experience of watching DC go down to RR in their last outing in IPL 2022 as "frustrating"

IPL 2022: DC coach Ricky Ponting in isolation after family member tests positive; will miss match against RR
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IPL 2022: DC coach Ricky Ponting in isolation after family member tests positive; will miss match against RR

Ponting tested negative twice, subsequently, but the isolation is being maintained for five days keeping in mind the best interests of the team.

IPL 2022: Ricky Ponting's speech lifted our confidence following COVID outbreak, says DC's Axar Patel
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IPL 2022: Ricky Ponting's speech lifted our confidence following COVID outbreak, says DC's Axar Patel

DC showed remarkable resilience to overcome a COVID crisis in their camp and hand Punjab Kings a nine-wicket thrashing in an IPL game on Wednesday night.

IPL 2022: We need to get better in all aspects of game, says DC coach Ricky Ponting
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IPL 2022: We need to get better in all aspects of game, says DC coach Ricky Ponting

DC lost by 16 runs to Royal Challengers Bangalore at the Wankhede Stadium here Saturday night to lie at the bottom half of the IPL table with just four points.

IPL 2022: Anrich Nortje is couple of spells away from being match ready, says DC coach Ricky Ponting
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IPL 2022: Anrich Nortje is couple of spells away from being match ready, says DC coach Ricky Ponting

Nortje has been out of competitive cricket since last November's T20 World Cup due to a back and hip injury.

IPL 2022: Ricky Ponting sees Rishabh Pant as 'successful' future India captain
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IPL 2022: Ricky Ponting sees Rishabh Pant as 'successful' future India captain

Two-time World Cup-winning Australian skipper has no doubt that flamboyant wicketkeeper-batter Rishabh Pant will be a successful India captain if he is handed the responsibility in future.

On this day in 2003: Australia demolish India to win their second consecutive World Cup
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On this day in 2003: Australia demolish India to win their second consecutive World Cup

Aussie bowlers put up a clinical performance and bowled out India for 234 in the 40th over, winning the match by whopping 125 runs.

IPL 2022: Rishabh Pant will only get better working with Ricky Ponting at DC, says Shane Watson
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IPL 2022: Rishabh Pant will only get better working with Ricky Ponting at DC, says Shane Watson

Pant is often compared to former India captain MS Dhoni but Watson feels both are very different people and cricketers.

IPL 2022 Delhi Capitals preview: DC have gambled everything on Rishabh Pant’s rising star
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IPL 2022 Delhi Capitals preview: DC have gambled everything on Rishabh Pant’s rising star

With Delhi Capitals reassembling their batting line-up, more batting responsibility lies with Rishabh Pant, especially when it comes to hitting prowess.