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<b>RICKY PONTING (captain)</b><br><br> <b>Age: </b>36.<br><b>Role: </b>Right-hand batsman<br> <b>Stats: </b>ODIs 352, Runs 13,082, Highest 164, Average 42.75, Strike-Rate 80.59, Centuries 29, Fifties 79, Catches 152.<br><br> One of the game's greatest batsmen and bidding to skipper Australia to his third World Cup as skipper and is unbeaten in 22 WC matches. Recovering from a broken little finger which sidelined him from recent seven-match ODI home series against England. Much depends on his ability to rediscover form missing in the recent Ashes Test series.(Photo: Getty Images)

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