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Jasprit Bumrah Or Shaheen Afridi – Who’ll Be Better At T20 World Cup?  Ricky Ponting Gives His Take
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Jasprit Bumrah Or Shaheen Afridi – Who’ll Be Better At T20 World Cup? Ricky Ponting Gives His Take

File image of Ricky Ponting© TwitterAustralia legend Ricky Ponting made some bold calls while trying to decide who will be more impactful in the 2022 T20 World Cup - Jasprit Bumrah or Shaheen Afridi, Two of the premier fast bowlers in the world, Bumrah and Afridi, boast of having enviable records in the shortest format. Bumrah has picked up 69 wickets in 58 matches while Afridi has scalped 47 in 40. The two pacers are equally effective with the new ball as well as in the death overs.Ponting too had a tough time in picking one, stating in The ICC Review: "Look, how do you split those two guys? They are two of the best performing bowlers in the world in the last couple of years in all formats of the game "Ultimately, Ponting settled for the experienced campaigner in Bumrah. "I'll proba...
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“In Men’s Sport…”: Ricky Ponting Hails Virat Kohli For Dedicating 71st Ton To Wife Anushka Sharma

Team India failed to qualify for the final of the Asia Cup 2022, due to a below-par performance in the Super 12 stage. Despite the failure, the Rohit Sharma-led side and the cricket fans got a moment to cherish for their lifetime and that was star batter Virat Kohli's much-awaited 71st century. This milestone was achieved during the Super 12 clash against Afghanistan, where he smashed an unbeaten 122 off just 61 balls. Before this, he had last hit a century in November 2019. Following his knock, Virat had taken a moment to appreciate his wife, actress Anushka Sharma and his daughter for being his pillars in tough times."Last two and a half years have taught me a lot. I am going to turn 34 in November. So, those celebrations are a thing of the past. Actually, I was bit shocked. This w...