Uncle - GD Campbell
- 03-Sep-2011: Ricky Ponting, who made his Test debut in 1995, became the first cricketer to play in 100 Test wins after Australia defeated Sri Lanka by 125 runs in the first Test in Galle.
- 24-March-2011: Ricky Ponting scored his fifth World Cup hundred during the quarterfinal match against India. He now has the second highest number of centuries in the championship, next to Sachin Tendulkar's six hundreds.
- Ricky Ponting is the only Australian captain to have lost two consecutive Ashes series in England.