Originally Posted by vic_orthdox
Ponting would have to not make a fifty for the series to have his spot under threat, especially having just been our best batsman in the previous series against India (maybe Watson, pretty close though).
More I think about it, he probably wouldn't be stripped of the captaincy even if we lost with the World Cup just around the corner. Only way that anything will change in the hierarchy is if he jumps.
Yeah the WC being around the corner really restricts the ability to get rid of Ricky if he loses.