Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting has not too long ago expressed quite a lot of reward in the direction of the Singapore-born Aussie all-rounder Tim David and has expressed that he must be included within the squad for the upcoming T20 World Cup. Ponting believes that along with his unbelievable putting energy, David is an ‘out and out match-winner.’
Punter mentioned, “If I used to be a selector, I might like to have somebody like that in my workforce,” Ricky Ponting mentioned. “If he’s enjoying or not, simply to have that type of putting energy capability round, he’s an out and out match-winner.”
The three-time World Cup-winning captain additionally sees hints of Andrew Symmonds in Tim David. He mentioned, “He’s the type of participant that would truly win you a World Cup. He’s not simply the common run-of-the-mill man that may simply sneak right into a squad. I imply, he truly jogs my memory a bit of somebody like an Andrew Symonds again within the 2003 World Cup.”
“You realize in case you get them in and also you give him a chance they’re an opportunity of profitable a event for you. That’s how I’d be taking a look at him proper now. I do know there are another nice world-quality gamers within the center order for Australia. However in all probability none of them boasts the resume nearly as good as Tim’s over the past two years,” Ricky Ponting continued.
Ricky Ponting expressed that David wasn’t fortunate within the IPL because the Mumbai Indians may utilise the participant nicely. Ricky Ponting can also be enthusiastic about working with Singapore-born within the Huge Bash League. “He’s been unbelievable in virtually each event that he’s performed all over the world, the final 12 or 18 months,” Ricky Ponting mentioned. “He was in all probability just a little bit unfortunate to not play extra within the IPL this yr to be trustworthy, with the way in which that he began with Mumbai after which didn’t come again till proper close to the top and performed some match-winning knocks then.”
“He’s clearly one participant that we’re extraordinarily enthusiastic about. I believe there’s an opportunity for him to in all probability tackle a bit extra duty within the batting line-up with the Hurricanes this season as nicely due to his consistency and his match-winning capability.”