Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting was formally inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame. Ponting received his commemorative cap from compatriot ICC Cricket Hall of Famer, Glenn McGrath at the MCG.
Ponting was named in the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame along with former India captain Rahul Dravid and England woman wicketkeeper-batter Claire Taylor during the ICC Annual Conference in Dublin.
Static/Current Takeaways Important For IBPS Clerk Mains Exam 2018:
- Ponting is a three-time ICC Cricket World Cup winner including two times as captain.
- He is the 25th Australia cricketer to be formally inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame.