Posts by Couch Talk

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

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 …

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 …