FACTBOX - Ricky Ponting one-day international achievements

Mon Feb 20, 2012 12:16pm IST

Australia's cricket captain Ricky Ponting pauses during a news conference on his arrival at Sydney airport March 27, 2011. REUTERS/Tim Wimborne

Australia's cricket captain Ricky Ponting pauses during a news conference on his arrival at Sydney airport March 27, 2011.

Credit: Reuters/Tim Wimborne

REUTERS - A rundown of former Australia captain Ricky Ponting's one-day international career in the 50-over format after he was dropped from the team on Monday due to poor form.

* Born: Dec 19, 1974 at Launceton, Tasmania

* Matches: 375 (winning 165 of 230 as captain)

* Debut: Against South Africa at Wellington on February 15, 1995

* Total runs in ODIs: 13,704

* Second highest scorer behind India's Sachin Tendulkar

* Centuries: 30

* Second highest number of tons behind Tendulkar

* Batting average: 42.03

* Highest score: 164

* Wickets: 3

* Won three 50-over World Cups as a player: 1999, 2003, 2007

* Led Australia in the last two World Cup victories

(Compiled by Sudipto Ganguly in Mumbai; Editing by John O'Brien; to query or comment on this story, email sportsfeedback@thomsonreuters.com)

Reuters Showcase

MH370 an "Accident"

MH370 an "Accident"

Malaysia declares MH370 an "accident", airline to proceed with compensation.  Full Article 

No Foreign Bids

No Foreign Bids

NTPC bars foreign bids for three solar projects.  Full Article 

Photo

Vodafone Tax Case

India's Vodafone decision eases tax worries for Shell, others  Full Article 

Facebook Earnings

Facebook Earnings

Facebook tops Wall Street revenue target in 4th quarter.  Full Article 

Japanese Hostage

Japanese Hostage

Islamic State said to set new deadline for hostage swap  Full Article 

Cricket World Cup

Cricket World Cup

Batting holds key for team India in World Cup  Full Article 

Australian Open

Australian Open

Murray answers coaching questions by reaching final.  Full Article 

Road To Development

Road To Development

Build better roads in developing world to bolster food supplies - study  Full Article 

Photo

Laser Pioneer Dies

Laser's co-inventor, Nobel laureate Charles Townes, dead at 99  Full Article 

Reuters India Mobile

Reuters India Mobile

Get the latest news on the go. Visit Reuters India on your mobile device  Full Coverage