Former Australia World Cup-winning captain Ricky Ponting on Wednesday (July 1, 2020) shared ‘treasured reminiscences’ from Australia’s three World Cup-winning campaigns.
Taking to his official Twitter account, Ponting shared the memorabilia from the three World Cups that Australia received in 1999, 2003, and 2007.
He wrote, “Treasured memories from three successful World Cup campaigns.”
Treasured reminiscences from three successful World Cup campaigns pic.twitter.com/icugkVfD19
— Ricky Ponting AO (@RickyPonting) July 1, 2020
The Australian crew has lifted the 50-over World Cup on 5 events and has probably the most variety of ODI WC titles on this planet.
They began their profitable marketing campaign in 1987 after which received it consecutively in 1999, 2003, and 2007. The facet then took it residence in 2015.
In 1987, Allan Border turned Australia’s first captain to elevate the trophy, whereas in 1999, they received the cup after beating Pakistan below Australia’s nice Steve Waugh, and carried ahead the shape to 2003 and 2007 below Ricky Ponting’s captaincy.
In 2003, Australia had restricted the Indian facet from lifting the trophy for the second time, whereas, in 2007, the Aussies outclassed the Sri Lankan crew.
Michael Clark then took the crew to its fifth title in 2015 after beating the Kiwis.
Ricky Ponting who has scored probably the most variety of worldwide centuries for Australia has been the a part of his nation’s three World-Cup profitable squads in 1999, 2003 and 2007.
Ponting has performed 375 ODIs and has scored the third most variety of runs (13,704 ) within the historical past of the sport. He has hit 30 centuries within the ODIs.
The world’s second-leading run-getter within the longest type of the sport after Sachin Tendulkar has scored 13,378 runs within the white jersey till his final take a look at in 2012. The legendary participant has 41 take a look at centuries to his identify.
Ponting has recorded 27,486 worldwide runs for Australia and has led the crew in all of the three codecs.