Shane Warne weaved his magic with the ball while Ricky Ponting scored a responsible unbeaten knock to take Warne's Warriors home by six wickets against Sachin's Blasters at Citi Field to go 1-0 up in the Cricket All-Stars series.
Australian cricket great and former captain, Ricky Ponting is all set to be inducted into the prestigious Sport Australia Hall of Fame, joining illustrious names like Sir Don Bradman, Steve Waugh and Shane Warne.
Chennai Super Kings all-rounder Dwayne Bravo, Delhi Daredevils fast bowler Nathan Coulter-Nile and Royal Challengers Bangalore batsman Nic Maddinson have been ruled out of the rest of the Indian Premier League 2014.
A cricket video for Cricket World TV about the latest cricket news as we look back on the career of Ricky Ponting after he announced his retirement from international cricket.
Ricky Ponting retirement talk has heightened recently due to his loss of form in the Test arena - he had already retired from ODI and T20I cricket and resigned the Test captaincy last year.
Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting has announced that the upcoming third Test against South Africa in Perth will be his last and he will subsequently retire from international cricket.
Ponting led Australia between 2002 and 2011, guiding the side to two World Cup successes in 2003 and 2007 and overseeing a period of dominance in Test cricket.