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On Sivaramakrishnan’s Election to the ICC Cricket Committee

The election of former Indian leg spinner, and current cricket commentator Laxman Sivaramakrishnan (Siva) to the position of Player Representative on the ICC Cricket Committee has stirred a hornet’s nest for more than one reason. The defeat of the seemingly … Continue reading

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Short Jabs: Episode 3

Guests: Mahek Vyas discusses the recently concluded Ranji season, Andrew Nixon of Cricket Europe vents about the ICC and the unequal treatment of the Associate nations and, SidVee talks on the end of an era with the passing of Christopher … Continue reading

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Couch Talk 67 with Ross Brooks, GM, Gibraltar Cricket

In this episode, the General Manager of Gibraltar Cricket, Ross Brooks, talks about the state of the sport in the Associate nation of Gibraltar, how he came to be their GM, the facilities there and the difficulties they face in … Continue reading

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Couch Talk 62 with Simon Taufel

In this episode, Umpire Simon Taufel talks about his decision to call time on his international umpiring career, his new role at the ICC as the Umpire Performance & Training Manager, the kind of preparation and homework he did to … Continue reading

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Couch Talk Episode 38 with Kartikeya Date of A Cricketing View

In this episode, Kartikeya Date of A Cricketing view, who has provided his readers extensive insights in to the technology and philosophy of the Decision Review System (DRS) talks about the changes to the DRS debate in the last 9 … Continue reading

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Couch Talk Episode 34 with Gideon Haigh

In this episode, Gideon Haigh, writer and Cricket historian, talks about the ICC, Woolf review, DRS, BCCI and other national cricket boards, influence of T20 cricket, the various franchise-based T20 leagues, the future of test cricket,  John Howard’s (unsuccessful) nomination … Continue reading

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The case of a swinging elbow

Just for a moment, if I were to ask you to play a game of guess who, will ya? Pretty please, with sugar on top? Excellent. A particular cricket team from the sub-continent is playing a certain team from the … Continue reading

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New post at “CricAges”

Just posted an article over at CricAges “All quiet on the western front. So far” dealing with the state of cricket in the USA. Have a read and submit comments to let us know what your thoughts are on this. … Continue reading

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