Australia revealed their 15-man squad for the upcoming ICC T20 World Cup 2022 on Thursday, which includes uncapped 26-year-old, Tim David. Presenting his views about the squad,
Former Australian Captain Ricky Ponting expressed that Tim David is an extremely talented player and can have the same devastating impact as Andrew Symonds did in 2003 when the batting all-rounder had his coming-of-age moment and never looked back.
Ponting also expressed his views about the Australian Skipper Aaron Finch and his lacking form. Ponting said, “The pressure is just going to mount”.
Ponting Admits That India Is A Standout Team In World T20s
Ponting told FoxSports that India and Pakistan are great teams in the current scenario of world cricket. He said, “They had a really good team going into that World Cup. I think we fear the Indians and Pakistanis, and those teams in those conditions, and Australia were just good enough and everything sort of fell in line for them perfectly on that tour to play great cricket.”
Ponting Believes India And Australia Will Play Finals Of World Cup 2022
While choosing India as the opponent in the finals, Ricky Ponting said, “I think India are the standout T20 team in the world because of the depth of talent that they’ve got and how many guys that they can just keep bringing in and out of that side and they keep winning.
“They’ll play these conditions well. We’ve seen in the last couple of years that they’ve played, even now they’re playing Australian conditions well, so I’ve got Australia and India in the final.”