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  • Couch Talk 162 with Nicola Browne

Couch Talk

Couch Talk 166 with Sir Andy Roberts

Couch Talk 166 with Sir Andy Roberts

By thecricketcouch • June 22, 2015

Former West Indian great Sir Andy Roberts talks about the root cause for the current malaise in the West Indies team, the coaching methods …

Couch Talk 165 with Samir Chopra, “Eye On Cricket”

By thecricketcouch • June 18, 2015

Author and Philosophy professor Samir Chopra talks about his new book “Eye On Cricket: Reflections on the great game”. He offers a deeply personal take …

Couch Talk 164 with John Buchanan, Former Australia Head Coach

Couch Talk 164 with John Buchanan, Former Australia Head Coach

By thecricketcouch • June 4, 2015

The Former head coach of Australia and Kolkata Knight Riders talks about his coaching philosophies, dealing with detractors that questioned his lack of playing …

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Controversy

Couch Talk 153 with Suhrith Parthasarathy & Aju John on Indian Supreme Court Rulings

Couch Talk 153 with Suhrith Parthasarathy & Aju John on Indian Supreme Court Rulings

By thecricketcouch • February 4, 2015

In this episode, two Indian lawyers – Suhrith Parthasarathy and Aju John – discuss the recent Indian Supreme Court Rulings on the BCCI/IPL spot …

Couch Talk 150 with Haroon Lorgat, Chief Executive, Cricket South Africa

By thecricketcouch • January 14, 2015

Former ICC Chief Executive and current Chief Executive of Cricket South Africa Mr. Haroon Lorgat talks about his career in cricket administration, the challenge …

Couch Talk 143 with Aaqib Javed

By thecricketcouch • December 4, 2014

Former Pakistani fast bowler and current UAE head coach Aaqib Javed talks about his playing career, playing alongside Wasim Akram and Waqar Younis, the …

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Analysis

Couch Talk 163 with Michael Holding

Former West Indies fast bowler Michael Holdings talks about fast bowlers and great batsmen of his time and modern day, the work loads on …

Couch Talk 159 with Kiran More

Former Indian wicket-keeper Kiran More talks about his career, glovemen he admired, the deterioration in wicket keeping technique in modern day cricket, his memories …

Couch Talk 154 with S Badrinath

S Badrinath, formerly of Tamil Nadu and now with Vidarbha, talks about his move out of his home state, his desire to keep going …

A retroactive look at India v Pakistan 1996 World Cup QF in Bangalore

Ahmer Naqvi Four years ago, on the eve of Mohali, a series of coincidences led me to be chatting quite regularly with Subash. I was …

Couch Talk 136 with Ian Bradshaw

Former West Indies bowler Ian Bradshaw talks about his short lived Test career, captaincy aspirations, the famous 2004 Champions Trophy final run chase, Barbados …

On Afridi, Risk Taking and Being A Pakistan Cricket Fan

A version of this post was first published on StarSports.com
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I wouldn’t know the feeling. In fact, I don’t think I want to know it …

Couch Talk 154 with S Badrinath

S Badrinath, formerly of Tamil Nadu and now with Vidarbha, talks about his move out of his home state, his desire to keep going …

Couch Talk 153 with Suhrith Parthasarathy & Aju John on Indian Supreme Court Rulings

Couch Talk 153 with Suhrith Parthasarathy & Aju John on Indian Supreme Court Rulings

In this episode, two Indian lawyers – Suhrith Parthasarathy and Aju John – discuss the recent Indian Supreme Court Rulings on the BCCI/IPL spot …

Couch Talk 125 with Kartikeya Date and Ahmer Naqvi

In this episode, two very popular cricket bloggers, Kartikeya Date and Ahmer Naqvi talk about the game of T20, what it has become, how it is …

MiD DAY: Stephen Fleming on Mohit Sharma

MiD DAY: Stephen Fleming on Mohit Sharma

Hamilton: In the pack of fast bowlers that have played for India in this World Cup so far, Mohit Sharma is the ‘little man’. He …

ICC 360 Interview

Kathleen and I were recently interviewed on the TV program ICC 360 about our trip around the cricketing world.
It was filmed outside the Melbourne …

World Trip: Diary #4

An edited version of this diary was first published on ESPN cricinfo.

Day 93: Aboard Jet Airways flight from Mumbai to Dubai. Seeing the Business …