GALLERY: Ashes over the years, Ricky Ponting's century
#TheRetURN: Ricky Ponting's century image gallery
Take a look at our image gallery from Ricky Ponting’s match saving century as we eagerly await #TheRetURN of the Specsavers Ashes Test at Emirates Old Trafford from Wednesday 4 - Sunday 8 September 2019.
Ricky Ponting is widely regarded as Australia’s greatest ever batsman and is the country’s highest ever runs scorer…but it is his heroics in 2005 at the home of Lancashire Cricket Club, which is his career defining moment.
An incredible 156 off 275 balls, and almost seven hours at the crease, defied England from taking a lead in that iconic series.
GALLERY: Ashes over the years, Ricky Ponting century
You can also watch video highlights of Ricky Ponting’s Ashes century at Emirates Old Trafford as the home of Lancashire Cricket Club awaits #TheRetURN of the Specsavers Ashes Test in 2019.
#TheRetURN: Secure your tickets
Ashes cricket returns to Emirates Old Trafford next summer for the first time since 2013 with England looking to reclaim the historic urn on home soil.
Tickets for the 4th Specsavers Ashes Test are already extremely limited, so don’t miss out and book yours now.
Ashes hospitality packages
Corporate hospitality packages for the Ashes at Emirates Old Trafford are now on sale.
Starting from just £235pp + VAT the home of Lancashire Cricket Club offers a variety of world-class hospitality facilities for this iconic Test match. Whether you choose a private box in our on-site Hilton Garden Inn Hotel or the vibrancy and spaciousness of The Point, you are guaranteed breath-taking views, luxury surroundings and first-class service. Howzat?