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Ponting to assist Hurricanes

02 February 2017

Ricky Ponting makes a visit to his home state for review process.

The Hobart Hurricanes can confirm that Tasmanian born cricket legend Ricky Ponting is today in Hobart meeting with Cricket Tasmania.

The Hurricanes have engaged Ponting to be involved in the Hobart Hurricanes review process and he will assume an ongoing role with the Hurricanes that will be announced in due course.

Ponting played with the Hurricanes in BBL01 and BBL02 and has been a commentator on the Channel 10 coverage of the BBL for the past four seasons.

The Cricket Tasmania Board will continue to assess all aspects of the BBL Hobart Hurricanes including the coaching structures moving forward, performance, list management and recruitment of overseas players as focus now shifts to BBL07.

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