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‘Ageing’ Ponting under more pressure after duck in Gabba Test

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Sydney, Nov 12: Veteran batsman Ricky Ponting has come under further pressure after his third duck in four innings against world number one Test team South Africa

Oz pacers can upset Proteas batting line up as they did against India: Ponting

Oz pacers can upset Proteas batting line up as they did against India: PontingBrisbane, Nov 8   : Former skipper Ricky Ponting has said Australia’s fast bowlers can upset South Africa’s batting line up as they did against India last summer.  Read more »

Ponting asks Australia to embrace challenge of taking on South Africa

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Sydney, Nov 7 : Australia's veteran batsman Ricky Ponting believes his teammates shouldn't forget it was largely that same Proteas batting line-up they defeated in Johannesburg just 12 months ago in South Africa last summer.

Ponting suffers hamstring soreness week before first Test against Proteas

Ponting suffers hamstring soreness week before first Test against ProteasSydney, Nov. 2  : Veteran Australian batsman Ricky Ponting has withdrawn from Tasmania''s Sheffield Shield game in Hobart after being inflicted with a sore hamstring.  Read more »

Hamstring soreness forces Ponting to sit out of Sheffield Shield

Hamstring soreness forces Ponting to sit out of Sheffield ShieldMelbourne, Nov 2 : Hamstring soreness has forced Ricky Ponting to withdraw from the Sheffield Shield game against South Australia.  Read more »

Ponting plays pace bowling really well: Botha

Sydney, Nov 1 : Former Proteas all-rounder Johan Botha has said Ricky Ponting plays pace bowling really well, but will have to cope with more variety in the Test series against South Africa.
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Ponting reveals his greatest ‘satisfaction and disappointment’ as Australian captain

London, Oct. 28 : Former Australian cricketer Ricky Ponting has revealed his greatest satisfaction and disappointment as captain, as he sat down for a tete-e-tete with cricket legend Ian Chappell.  Read more »

Ponting reveals biggest challenges will be to blunt Proteas’ pace attack in Test series

London, Oct. 28 : Former Australian cricketer Ricky Ponting has revealed the biggest challenges that he would be facing from South Africa's best bowling attack during the three-Test series, as he sat down  Read more »

‘Staying disciplined key to Australian Test success against Proteas,’ says Ponting

Ricky-PontingLondon, Oct. 28 : Former Australian cricketer Ricky Ponting has said that if the Australian team remains `disciplined' and bowls exceptionally well, they would surely emerge victorious over the Proteas  Read more »

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

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

Sydney, Oct 20: Veteran Ricky Ponting has said he is delighted to have had a good pre-season training session
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Man U sign Daley Blind for 13.8 mln pounds from Ajax

Daley BlindLondon, Sep 02 - Versatile Netherlands international Daley Blind has moved from Dutch club AFC Ajax to Premier League side Manchester United in a 13.8 million-pound deal.  Read more »

'Excruciating pain' forced Gabriel Batistua to ask for leg amputation post retirement

Gabriel BatistutaLondon, Sep 01 - Former Fiorentina striker Gabriel Batistuta, who called time on his career in 2005, has revealed that he asked a specialist to amputate his legs following his retirement.  Read more »

Moores defends Cook, says skipper can be 'influential' batsman in ODIs

England cricket team coach Peter MooresLondon, Sep 02 - England cricket team coach Peter Moores has insisted that captain Alastair Cook can be an influential batsman in one-day cricket despite former England greats slamming the skipper for his approach.  Read more »

Varun Aaron to work under Glenn McGrath at MRF Pace Foundation

Varun AaronNew Delhi: India's fastest bowler Varun Aaron has started his 10-day training programme under Aussie legend Glenn McGrath at the MRF Pace Foundation as part of a tie-up between the BCCI and company.  Read more »

Miguel Oliveira finishes fourth at British GP in MotoGP

Miguel OliveiraSilverstone: Mahindra rider Miguel Oliveira missed a second top-three podium finish of the season by just five hundredths of a second at the British Grand Prix in Moto3 category of the MotoGP championship, here Sunday.  Read more »

Hamilton might consider quitting Merc due to increasing tension with Rosberg: Reports

Hamilton-RosbergWashington, Aug 26 : Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton is reportedly threatening to quit the team due to the clash that has been building all year between him and teammate Nico Rosberg, which reached its  Read more »