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Ponting set for Surrey stint

Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting has agreed a two-month deal to join Surrey this summer, the club have confirmed. The 38-year-old has been signed to replace South Africa skipper Graeme Smith while

Ponting fit and fired up for SA

Ageing Australian batsman Ricky Ponting says he’s put himself through a gruelling training regime to be ready to face South Africa, admitting they have the best fast-bowling attack around. The 37-year-old, who

Ponting being self-indulgent: Lawson

Ricky Ponting is being self-indulgent and should have retired from Test cricket as well as the one-day game, former Australian paceman Geoff Lawson said Wednesday. But others, including former skipper Allan Border,

Ponting to bat on in Tests

World Cup-winning skipper Ricky Ponting, cricket’s second-highest one-day scorer, vowed Tuesday to fight on in Australia’s Test team despite being dumped from the limited-overs side. Ponting said he had been informed by

Ponting’s axing may end long ODI career

Former captain Ricky Ponting’s one-day international cricket career appeared over after he was dropped Monday from Australia’s team for the tri one-day series against India and Sri Lanka. Chief selector John Inverarity

Ponting needs a break, says Arthur

Ricky Ponting needs a rest but he cannot afford to leave the senior batsman out of the Australia team with regular skipper Michael Clarke injured, coach Mickey Arthur said Saturday. Ponting, 37,

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