Ricky Ponting one-day international achievements

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  • Updated: Feb 21, 2012 08:09 IST

Vinay Kumar celebrates taking the wicket of Australia's Ricky Ponting in Adelaide, on Sunday. (Reuters)


A rundown of former Australia captain Ricky Ponting's one-day international career after he said on Tuesday he had accepted his career in the 50-over format was over.

* Born: Dec 19, 1974 at Launceton, Tasmania

* Matches: 375 (winning 165 of 230 as captain)

* Debut: Against South Africa at Wellington on Feb. 15, 1995

* Total runs in ODIs: 13,704

* Second highest scorer behind India's Sachin Tendulkar

* Centuries: 30

* Second highest number of centuries behind Tendulkar

* Batting average: 42.03

* Highest score: 164

* Wickets: 3

* Won three 50-over World Cups as a player: 1999, 2003, 2007

* Led Australia in the last two World Cup victories.

 

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