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Full Profile of Ricky Ponting

Ricky Ponting, the most uncompromising player of his generation, grew into Australia’s most successful run-maker and only sits below Bradman in the country’s overall ratings. It takes an extremely critical eye to diminish his run-scoring achievements, which seem to collect new records in every series. Ponting announced that the Perth Test against South Africa in November-December 2012 would be his ... Read More »

Ricky Ponting announces his retirement from Test cricket

Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting called time on his 17-year Test career, announcing that this week’s clash against South Africa in Perth will be his last. Ponting, 37, will call time on a storied international career as the second highest run-scorer in Test history and the most successful captain of all time with 48 Test wins. “This Test will be ... Read More »

FIH Men’s Hockey Champions Trophy Schedule 2012

The 2012 Men’s Hockey Champions Trophy Tournament will be held from 1-9 December 2012 at the State Netball Hockey Centre, Melbourne. Hosting the top four-ranked teams in the world and four highly regarded invitational teams. It will be the 34th edition of the event and one that will see the host nation, Australia, look to defend its 2011 Champions Trophy ... Read More »

Punjab International sports festival 2012 begins in Lahore

Pakistan and on Wednesday rewrote another chapter in history of strengthening Pak-India Sports relations as Punjab Chief Minister, Mohamamd Shahbaz Sharif inaugurated the Punjab International sports festival amid festivity and colour as forty thousand spectators cheered the presence of twenty six foreign teams here at national hockey stadium. Indian Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal was also a guest ... Read More »

Champions League 2012 Twenty20 Schedule & Fixtures

The 2012 Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) will be the fourth edition of the Champions League Twenty20, an international Twenty20 cricket tournament. It will be held in South Africa from 13 to 28 October 2012. This edition is significant for being the first to feature a Pakistani team. This was the first season to have Karbonn Mobiles as the title sponsor. ... Read More »