Here is how cricketers spent their day on Twitter and Instagram today.
Ricky Ponting was handed over the reins of the Test side only in 2004 after Steve Waugh hung his boots.
Ricky Ponting was praised for his efforts with the Delhi franchise. It was appreciated because it was the first time since 2012, that the franchise had made it to the knockout stages.
"Giving it up to hurt," revealed Ponting.
Ponting had scored an unbeaten 140 in the final to steer Australia to a famous World Cup title.
Australia had beaten India by 125 runs in the final.
Ponting enjoyed unprecedented dominance as he captained Australia to back-to-back World Cup triumphs.
In his career, Ishant has 297 wickets from 97 Tests.
While cricket may not be the most popular sport on earth, it has a prestigious place in the sports universe.
The flamboyant all-rounder has played with some of the wonderful captains during his playing days.