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‘A whole new standard’: Ponting’s praise for history-making Aussies – Sydney Morning Herald

Alyssa Healy has helped steer Australia to a record 22nd consecutive one-day international win, surpassing Ricky Ponting’s elite team of 2003 with a clinical win…

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Its a special record. Probably a lot of players in that room idolised Ricky Ponting growing up, Healy said post-match.
Hes exactly how I wanted to bat and take on the game, so for us to break a record that had him all over I think it is pretty special for this group.
We genuinely hadnt spoken about it but I think everyones got some smiles on their faces, which is pretty cool.
Healy said the longevity of the teams success over three years added to the achievement.
Healy guided the Aussies to within…

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