Latest Cricket News Updates https://4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com Latest news from 4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com (c)4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com en-gb Fri 19 Aug 2022 A bit like AB de Villiers when he was in his actual prime: Ricky Ponting on Suryakumar Yadav https://4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/wMuLCq5nd5_drh-sevawcirc/a-bit-like-ab-de-villiers-when-he-was-in-his-actual-prime-ricky-ponting-on-suryakumar-yadav.html Australian legend Ricky Ponting has compared Indian batter Suryakumar Yadav to AB de Villiers, stating that his 360-degree play reminded him of the former Proteas captain in his prime Will be fearing playing an Indian team that has Virat Kohli in it: Ricky Ponting https://4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/AocNdKKcKB_drh-sevawcirc/will-be-fearing-playing-an-indian-team-that-has-virat-kohli-in-it-ricky-ponting.html Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting reckons that India should persist with Virat Kohli despite his poor run of form over the last couple of seasons. According to the Aussie legend, the benefits of sticking to the 33-year-old for the T20 World Cup could be far greater for Team India as opposed to leaving him out. Very excited to meet Ricky Ponting: Delhi Capitals’ Yash Dhull https://4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/hpcd9s7Wth_drh-sevawcirc/very-excited-to-meet-ricky-ponting-delhi-capitals-yash-dhull.html India's U-19 World Cup-winning captain Yash Dhull has expressed excitement at the prospect of interacting with Australian legend and Delhi Capitals (DC) head coach Ricky Ponting during the upcoming IPL season. Dhull was picked up the franchise of back of his impressive performances in the U-19 World Cup during the IPL mega auction in Bengaluru last month. Ricky Ponting reveals why he was surprised with Virat Kohli’s decision to quit Test captaincy https://4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/ViYQRkZVbA_drh-sevawcirc/ricky-ponting-reveals-why-he-was-surprised-with-virat-kohlis-decision-to-quit-test-captaincy.html Australian legend Ricky Ponting has revealed that he was rather surprised with Virat Kohli’s decision to quit Test captaincy. Ponting stated that he had a chat with Kohli during IPL 2021 and while he had discussed stepping down from white-ball formats, he was quite keen about carrying on as Test leader. Kohli quit as Test captain following India’s 1-2 loss to the Proteas in South Africa. If they don't win in Adelaide there could be shades of '06-'07: Ricky Ponting warns England https://4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/759eoY0X7Q_drh-sevawcirc/if-they-dont-win-in-adelaide-there-could-be-shades-of-06-07-ricky-ponting-warns-england.html Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting feels that England could end up being whitewashed in the ongoing Ashes if they don’t lift themselves up in Adelaide during the pink-ball Test. On Saturday, England capitulated in the first Test to concede a 1-0 lead to Australia. Resuming their second innings on 220 for 2, they crumbled to 297 all out against an inspired bowling line-up. Australia then chased down 20 to win with nine wickets in hand. If Warner can't play, Khawaja goes in and opens the batting: Ricky Ponting https://4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/yZZ3RuSzGM_drh-sevawcirc/if-warner-cant-play-khawaja-goes-in-and-opens-the-batting-ricky-ponting.html Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting picked Usman Khawaja as David Warner’s replacement for the second Ashes Test in case the latter is ruled out of the match due to an injury. Warner did not field on Friday after being hit in the chest during Australia’s first innings. I'm surprised that he took it: Ricky Ponting on Rahul Dravid accepting Team India coaching job https://4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/KZ3hkUL58z_drh-sevawcirc/im-surprised-that-he-took-it-ricky-ponting-on-rahul-dravid-accepting-team-india-coaching-job.html Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting has expressed surprised at Rahul Dravid’s decision to take over as the head coach of the Indian team considering that he has a young family. Dravid’s coaching stint with the Indian team began with the first T20I of the three-match series against New Zealand in Jaipur on Wednesday. India won the match by five wickets following a mini-stutter. Steve Smith will bat in the top 3 for DC, if he plays: Ricky Ponting https://4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/HCuRKsyFhe_drh-sevawcirc/steve-smith-will-bat-in-the-top-3-for-dc-if-he-plays-ricky-ponting.html Former Australian captain and Delhi Capitals head coach Ricky Ponting has revealed that Steve Smith will bat in the top three if he gets into the playing XI in the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021. Smith captained Rajasthan Royals last year but was released by the franchise ahead of the auction after RR finished last in IPL 2020. You can't just be throwing what could have been such a promising innings: Ponting on Rohit Sharma https://4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/R1BMlWyxjK_drh-sevawcirc/you-cant-just-be-throwing-what-could-have-been-such-a-promising-innings-ponting-on-rohit-sharma.html Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting feels that Rohit Sharma needs to do a lot more than just get starts if they wants to have a successful Test career. After gifting his wicket away after getting his eye in twice at the SCG, Rohit Sharma did the same on Saturday at the Gabba. The Indian captain eased his way to 44 before playing a terrible shot to get out to Nathan Lyon.