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Ricky (Thomas). born 1974, Australian cricketer; a batsman, he played in 168 test matches (1995–2012), 77 as captain; scored 13,378 runs in tests (an Australian record), and captained Australia to two World Cup wins (2003, 2007)
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  • “That chap ponting told me this side of the coast is no use for ships,” said he.

    The Beach of Dreams H. De Vere Stacpoole
  • The two yellow funnels, the cut of the hull, told ponting what she was.

    The Beach of Dreams H. De Vere Stacpoole
  • He did it, they could only suppose, behind Mr. ponting's back in the dispensing-room.

    The Combined Maze May Sinclair
  • Mr. ponting had conceived an affection for Ranny and the children.

    The Combined Maze May Sinclair
  • "It's the dispensary spirits that he gets at," Mr. ponting said.

    The Combined Maze May Sinclair
  • It was the stuff that ponting said his father was taking now.

    The Combined Maze May Sinclair
  • ponting was the best established, most sacred and serious bookseller in the county.

    Jeremy Hugh Walpole
  • "It wasn't a golf links as I remember it," said ponting grimly.

  • But at last three of us went up together—Cook, me, and ponting—and listened at the door.

    Good Old Anna Marie Belloc Lowndes
  • No one knew her but ponting, who had for several years acted as deck hand on some of the Mediterranean boats.

    The Beach of Dreams H. De Vere Stacpoole

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