122 Total Quotes

Ricky Ponting Quotes

Ricky Ponting
He's bowling 150km/h most balls. There's a very small margin for error there.
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#Balls

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Good luck to England, they won a huge series and they deserved what they got. We weren't quite ruthless enough at the vital times.
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#England

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If it did happen, there's nothing the players can do about it, but I ask the crowd to show a bit more respect than what's being shown to the South Africans right at the moment.
Ricky Ponting
#Ask

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England fully deserved their result. The truth is they outplayed us for all four Tests after the first one,
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#England

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They're [England] number two in the world now and have played excellent cricket of late, and I think both sides match up particularly well.
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#Cricket

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It's some of the best one-day cricket played in a long time _ no doubt about that,
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#Cricket

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It's an extremely sad day for Australian cricket.
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#Cricket

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Cricket just takes a back seat, however much time he needs he's got. He's said his intention is to keep playing, but we'll just have to see how things unfold over the next weeks.
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#Cricket

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We can go out and play instinctive cricket with the pressure off.
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#Cricket

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Right from early on I felt pretty much in control but I might have got a bit tired not having batted for a long time for a while.
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#Control

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This Australian cricket team is still the best cricket team in the world and as far as I'm concerned, the best sporting team in the world. For me to be the captain of that side is a great honor and a great thrill.
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#Cricket

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This England side [2004-5] have a different feel to them. They have a bit of a winning habit and winning culture which they haven't had for a while.
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#England

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It hurt him a lot not taking part in the last test match so he will be pretty keen to prove everybody wrong.
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#Hurt

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It's always good to win a Test match and if you win it comfortably, it can leave a few psychological marks on opposition sides.
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#Australian Athlete

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I'd still rank England second. We're No. 1 for what we've done over a long period of time. They're a definite threat and if they keep going they will get even closer.
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#England

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[England, chasing 129 for victory after making Australia follow-on for the first time in 17 years, almost failed to get home with Shane Warne taking 4 for 31.] As I have seen over the last two days of this game, a lot of that fight is there but just not for long enough, ... If we want to win Test matches, it has to be over the four days, we have to be at our best for four days.
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#England

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After coming back from England and losing the Ashes, we had to address a lot of areas that were not so good in our game, and I think we've done that.
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#England

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He is always missed any time he misses a game. There is no doubt we have missed him on a couple of occasions this series,
Ricky Ponting
#Doubt

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Some of the test matches have been closely fought but I'm not sure if South Africa have really got themselves in too many winning situations.
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#Africa

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It is hypothetical to think about what could have happened because we didn't lose the game.
Ricky Ponting
#Game

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We've probably never been in this situation before, where we're going into the last match of a series having to win to draw the series. I can't remember that in a long time,
Ricky Ponting
#Match

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His cricket from that moment on has been terrific, his cricket has been first class and he needs to be applauded for it.
Ricky Ponting
#Class

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There's a tendency for balls to swing around here and hopefully we can take a few early wickets.
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#Balls

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Once I got past about 30 I felt really settled. I've been saying all along I was batting well and a big score wasn't far away.
Ricky Ponting
#Past

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He goes out of the game and you're playing 11 against 12.
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#Game

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We are here to play our best test cricket. Things have been going according to plan for us in the past few weeks and we will try to freshen up and get our focus back.
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#Cricket

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You would have thought over 400 would be enough. But Herschelle and the boys were too good and they deserved their win.
Ricky Ponting
#Boys

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It does look like a good wicket. I think it'll be a fairly traditional Sydney cricket wicket. It'll be unlikely that we'll make any other changes.
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#Cricket

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We played very well this week, and it was a good team performance. But I'm not sure if the West Indies played as well as they can. We probably expected a little bit more.
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#Performance

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We're just trying to pick the best team for this game, first and foremost, but he's a young bloke who is hopefully going to be around the team for a long time.
Ricky Ponting
#Trying