Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting can safely be referred to as one of many most interesting batsmen of his era and maybe the most effective Australian batsman since Don Bradman.His information too communicate for themselves. With 13378 runs in 168 matches, he’s second solely to Sachin Tendulkar within the record of highest run getters in Test cricket. He stands at the third spot in ODIs behind Tendulkar and Sri Lanka’s Kumar Sangakkar.
He dominated bowlers all around the globe besides one man, who ceaselessly had his quantity. India’s Harbhajan Singh had an higher hand over the Aussie at any time when the 2 confronted and dismissed him a number of occasions in worldwide cricket.
During a stay chat session with Rohit Sharma, Harbhajan mentioned that he had dismissed Ponting even whereas bowling within the nets when the 2 performed collectively for Mumbai Indians.
“I think Ricky Ponting used to get out just by looking at my face. I didn’t even need to bowl at him. When he came to play for Mumbai Indians, I thought he would improve after playing me in the nets. But even there I got him out 5-6 times,” Harbhajan to Rohit.
“I think you dented his confidence even before the series started bhajju paa.. Now I know why he couldn’t score runs that season” Rohit to Bhajji jokingly because the duo shared giggle.
Ricky Ponting didn’t have the best IPL report enjoying for Mumbai Indians, however he returned to the ‘blue corner’ as coach and led the workforce to victory. He is at the moment the coach of Delhi Capitals.