Is Ricky Ponting Set to be Australia’s Next Head Coach?

Is Ricky Ponting Set to be Australia's Next Head Coach?


Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting on Thursday voiced his enterprise for a purpose with a inhabitant team, possibly as a team’s manager or as a authority of selectors.

Ponting has come out as a probable claimant to reinstate Rod Marsh, who quit as authority of selectors following a team’s drubbing opposite South Africa, both in One-Day Internationals and Test matches.

“I’d cruise it and have a consider about it. I’ve pronounced to Cricket Australia (CA) from a impulse I’ve finished I’m happy to get concerned somewhere and assistance out where we can. Full-time coaching roles for me are something that we need to work by and speak about,” he was quoted as observant by Australian Associated Press.

Earlier, Marsh had offering to step down in mid-2017, though following outrageous critique he vacated a purpose early and Trevor Hohns transposed him as an halt selector. 

The 41-year-old finished his reign with a Indian Premier League’s Mumbai Indians this year after heading them to a pretension in 2015.

Ponting played 168 Tests, 375 One-Day Internationals and 17 Twenty-20 Internationals for Australia.

Since his retirement from general cricket in 2012, Ponting has been actively concerned in a operation of cricket and media roles. Reports also pronounced that he played a vital purpose in a appointment of Darren Lehmann as a Australian manager in place of Mickey Arthur in 2013.

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