Posts by Graeme Smith

Couch Talk 68 with Mike Brearley

By thecricketcouch • February 3, 2013

In this episode, former England captain, Mike Brearley talks about captaincy in modern day cricket, role of coaches, captaincy methods, the Kevin Pietersen situation, …

Couch Talk 53 with Paul Harris, South African Cricketer

By thecricketcouch • July 18, 2012

In this episode, South African cricketer Paul Harris talks about how he got to become a spinner, whether he feels hard done by the …

Couch Talk: Episode 18 with Firdose Moonda, ESPNCricinfo

By thecricketcouch • October 10, 2011

In this episode, The South Africa Correspondent of ESPN Cricinfo, Firdose Moonda talks about the recent changes to the South African cricket team in …

On injuries and player toughness

By thecricketcouch • September 27, 2011

When a player returns to the field of play after being forced to leave with an injury, he is generally called “gutsy”, “tough”, “brave” …

What is wrong with South Africa?

By thecricketcouch • May 13, 2010

South Africa came in to the T20 world cup as one of the contenders, in spite of all the baggage they have been carrying …

Match Summary: India v South Africa T20 Worldcup

By thecricketcouch • May 4, 2010

After accomplishing the first step (as easily as they were expected to) in regaining the T20 world cup trophy, India were on to sussing …