171 international centuries trapped in a single frame! The | Cricket News
Ponting and Tendulkar have 171 international centuries combined with each other, and the duo stepped back to relive cricket memories for game fans.
The International Cricket Council published a video of the meeting and captioned the publication as: “61,840 races, 171 centuries, 4 World Cup trophies in one frame.”
6⃣1⃣, 8⃣4⃣0⃣ runs 1⃣7⃣1⃣ 4th centuries @cricketworldcup trophies … in a frame 🤯 #BigAppeal | @sachin_rt |… https://t.co/yEToAE0jYF
– ICC (@ICC) 1581220356000
Tendulkar obtained 100 international centuries while Ponting registered 71.
In the wildfire relief fundraising match, Tendulkar is the coach of Ponting XI.
In the game, Gilchrist XI won the bat and chose to play first.
Bushfire Bash was originally scheduled to be played today in Sydney, but the weather forecast led Cricket Australia to reschedule the game to ensure the best field and field conditions for the Big Bash League final.
The match is played to raise funds and all proceeds from the match will go to the Australian Red Cross Disaster Relief and Recovery Fund.