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Ricky Ponting announces retirement from Tests
Thursday, November 29, 2012

 

Perth:  Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting announces retirement from Tests this week's clash against South Africa in Perth will be his last. Ponting, He turns 38 next month. He will equal Steve Waugh's mark of 168 Tests in the upcoming match -- the most in the history of Australian cricket. "Over the last couple of weeks my level of performance hasn't been good enough," he said. He has 13,336 Test runs to his name, including 41 centuries with only Indian legend Sachin Tendulkar scoring more.




 

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