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Ponting has said it is ‘absolutely possible’ Australia could emulate their 5-0 series victory on home soil in 2006/07, but Strauss is unfazed by his Australian counterpart’s comments.
ENGLAND’s continuing demolition of Pakistan, the team that ended Australia’s Test-winning streak last month, has done nothing to dampen Ricky Ponting’s confidence of wresting back the Ashes this summer.
The Australian captain commended England on its crushing wins – by 354 runs and nine wickets – in the opening two Tests, but predicted the effect of playing this summer’s Ashes, now 100 days’ away, in different conditions would be significant.
- Ponting: Australia can whitewash England in the Ashes (cnn.com)
- Ponting predicts 5-0 Ashes victory for Australia (independent.co.uk)