Proteas in Australia

Ponting hype a threat to SA?

2012-11-29 13:00
Ricky Ponting (Gallo)
Cape Town – His greatness assured, Ricky Ponting has done the right thing by stepping down from Test cricket after the decisive final Test between Australia and South Africa from Friday (04:30 SA time).

Ponting has customarily been influential to the point of heartbreak in these parts when facing the Proteas -- something to be expected when you consider how often that personal dominance coincided with a golden era for Australian cricket and one in which our country overwhelmingly played second fiddle to them in series terms.


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