If you are a fan of Sachin Tendulkar or Ricky Ponting then the below given comparison between the two will be of great interest to you. When it comes to test cricket, Tendulkar has played a total of 194 matches with 320 innings in which he has scored total 15645 runs. 248 not out is the highest score of Tendulkar in test matches and he has got total of 51 hundreds and 66 fifties, in all the matches.
When it comes to test statistics of Ponting, he has played total 168 matches with 287 innings in which he has scored total of 13378 runs. The highest run by Ponting in the test matches stands at 257 runs and he has scored total of 62 fifties and 41 hundreds.
When it comes to ODI, Tendulkar started playing from the year 1989 and played for 23 long years before announcing his retirement in 2012. In the year 1997, Tendulkar played the highest number of ODI’s which were 39 in number in which he scored total of 1011 runs. The highest number of 100s which were 9 was scored by him in the year 1998.
Ricky Ponting on the other hand started his ODI career in the year 1995 in which he played a total of 9 matches in which he scored 196 runs. In the year 2003, Ponting played the highest number of ODI’s which were 34 in number and in the same year, he also scored highest number of centuries which were 5.