Posts by Couch Talk

Couch Talk 155 with Phil Defreitas

By thecricketcouch • February 19, 2015

Former England all rounder Phil Defreitas takes about his memorable debut in the 1986-87 Ashes, playing alongside Ian Botham, England’s losses in the 1987 …

Couch Talk 154 with S Badrinath

By thecricketcouch • February 11, 2015

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

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 152 with Kragg Brathwaite

By thecricketcouch • January 28, 2015

West Indies Test opener Kraigg Brathwaite talks about his growth as a batsman, influence of club cricket, coming from Barbados, and his aspirations of …

Couch Talk 151 with Kepler Wessels

By thecricketcouch • January 22, 2015

Former South Africa captain Kepler Wessels talks about returning to SA from Australia, the prevailing socio-political conditions, the 1992 World cup, leading a SA …

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 149 with Daren Ganga

By thecricketcouch • January 11, 2015

Former WI opener Daren Ganga talks about his stop-start career, being captain of Trinidad and West Indies, the highest successful chase of 418 vs …

Couch Talk 148 with Ashwell Prince

By thecricketcouch • December 31, 2014

Former South Africa batsman Ashwell Prince talks about choosing to play cricket while growing up in the Apartheid era, the quota system, his debut, …

Couch Talk 147 with Ajit Wadekar

By thecricketcouch • December 27, 2014

Former Indian captain and coach Ajit Wadekar talks about the landmark tours to England and West Indies in 1971, handling 4 great spinners, taking …

Couch Talk 146 with Madhav Apte

By thecricketcouch • December 17, 2014

Former India opener Madhav Apte talks about his short international career despite averaging close to 50, tour to West Indies in 1952-53, playing alongside …