The Broken Wicket Podcast: Episode 3 – Magical Malahide

The Broken Wicket PodcastHaving navigated the difficult second album, Andrew Mizner and I are back for more, still giving cricket the tough love it needs in these harsh modern times. The Broken Wicket brings you the latest news from the cricket world, getting under the skin of the story.

This time around we preview Ireland’s inaugural Test vs Pakistan, including a chat with Nakul Pande of Guerilla Cricket, the exclusive audio rights holders. Plus Rooney Rule, Kohli, Langer, and Peter Siddle’s beanie.

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The Broken Wicket Podcast: Episode 2 – The Three Stooges

The Broken Wicket PodcastThe podcast is back for more, still giving cricket the tough love it needs in these harsh modern times. The Broken Wicket brings you the latest news from the cricket world, getting under the skin of the story.

For this first episode, I’m joined by Andrew Mizner and Ed Benson to discuss a tumultuous fortnight of off-field developments in the cricketing world. Also featuring an interview with Surrey Slam’s Matt Camp and the second edition of the Cricket Coffin.

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The Broken Wicket Podcast: Episode 1 – Bloody Katy Perry

The Broken Wicket PodcastWelcome to the new podcast! Giving cricket the tough love it needs in these harsh modern times, The Broken Wicket brings you the latest news from the cricket world, getting under the skin of the story.

For this first episode, I’m joined by Andrew Mizner to discuss the winter tour, Australian cheating, and the season ahead. Also featuring an interview with sports psychologist Victor Thompson and the first Cricket Coffin feature.

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CricIndex podcast: Winter of Discontent

img_0291After a long slog on the other side of the world, the England team is finally returning home. Having not won a Test, I don’t think we can expect any fans to be waiting to greet them at the airport… A desperately disappointing failure to win the second Test against the Kiwis summed up the winter pretty well, and has led to some serious questions for the selectors, management and players as they look forward to the English summer.

Eddie Gibbs, Scott Taylor and I look back at the New Zealand series, ponder what is ailing the England team, and .

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The Unsportsmen podcast: ‘Best of 12?’

IMG_0522I’m back with Tom and Aaron, The Unsportsmen, this time turning the tables on them following England’s fightback in the ODI series.

The big questions tackled this edition include:

  1. Do England make Australia look good or Australia make England look bad?
  2. Would have just playing the ODI team in the Tests have got us a better result?
  3. Why can’t Jason Roy hit it off the square in the BBL?

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CricIndex 5th Test Smokescreen podcast

img_0291And breathe. The England team have finally been taken into the back yard and had four bullets (plus one misfire) pumped into its skull under the old apple tree. Time then to sharpen the scalpel for the still-twitching cadaver of the 5th Test and the stiffening body of the series as a whole.

Amit Kohli and I rate the England players, look to the future for New Zealand and beyond, and discuss whether the system is the root cause of England’s touring woes.

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CricIndex 4th Test Smokescreen podcast

img_0291England didn’t lose! The whitewash is off, I repeat, off! I join Eddie Gibbs to review a better showing from the tourists, albeit in an ultimately futile cause.

Topics on the menu this episode include the redemption of Alastair Cook, the continued insane brilliance of Steven Peter Devereux Smith, the MCG pitch sorting the wheat from the chaff, and why Kevin Pietersen is wrong, so very very wrong.

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