Posts by Couch Talk

Couch Talk 163 with Michael Holding

By thecricketcouch • May 21, 2015

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 162 with Nicola Browne

By thecricketcouch • May 6, 2015

Former White Fern Nicola Browne talks about the state of women’s cricket in New Zealand, the proposed Women’s Big Bash league, her fond cricket …

Couch Talk 161 with Pravin Amre

By thecricketcouch • April 22, 2015

Former India batsman Pravin Amre talks about his short-lived India career, scoring a hundred on debut at Durban facing hostile South African bowling, his …

Couch Talk 160 with William Porterfield, Ireland Captain

By thecricketcouch • April 9, 2015

The captain of Ireland, William Porterfield, discusses his team’s performance in the recently concluded CWC 2015, the ICC’s decision to limit number of teams …

Couch Talk 159 with Kiran More

By thecricketcouch • March 25, 2015

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 158 with Dion Nash

By thecricketcouch • March 11, 2015

Former New Zealand fast bowler Dion Nash talks about his career interrupted by injuries, NZ’s performances in the 1996 and 1999 World Cup, bowling …

Couch Talk 157 with Dan Bretting “Whitewash to Whitewash”

By thecricketcouch • March 5, 2015

In this episode, ESPNcricinfo’s Daniel Brettig talks about his new book “Whitewash to Whitewas” covering the ebb and flow in Australian cricket between the …

Couch Talk 156 with Nathan Bracken

By thecricketcouch • March 4, 2015

Former Australian bowler Nathan Bracken talks about his career cut short by injury, 2007 World Cup, the epic 438 game vs South Africa, the …

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 …