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Unarguably one of the finest cricketer from Australia after Don Bradman, Ricky Ponting has been the backbone of Australia’s domination of world cricket in contemporary era. Being Australia’s top run-getter to being the most successful captain, Ponting’s career is symbol of success in the midst of many challenging moments that spanned across his career.

Photo Gallery of Ricky Ponting’s career. He has led Australia to victory in almost all of the marquee tournaments. He is Australia’s highest run-getter in One-Day Internationals (ODIs) and Tests. With 41 centuries and 29 tons in Tests and ODIs respectively, he is unarguably one of the greatest cricketers from Australia the world has ever seen. While there have been many highs, the lows were equally challenging for Ponting in the 17-year long career. However, one will always remember him for taking over the reins of Australian team from Steve Waugh and eventually bettering his record of 48 Test wins as skipper for Australia. His aggressive style of captaincy and innumerable brilliant innings always made for a competitive watch.

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