In this episode, co-authors of “Right off the bat” Martin Rowe and Evander Lomke (Two New Yorkers with differing backgrounds) talk about their book that deals with the interplay and parallelism that exists between the two beautiful sports of Cricket and Baseball in terms of their history, culture, jargon, future etc. The discussion covers in detail the future of cricket in the United States, the authors’ favorite cricket and baseball players amongst other things. You can find additional information about the book at http://rightoffthebatbook.com
The book is available on Amazon; it is an interesting read even if you understand both Cricket and Baseball quite well.
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Intro Music: Sampled, Mixed and Produced by Aravind Murali
Guests: Martin Rowe and Evander Lomke
Host: Subash Jayaraman