Posts by Michael Clarke

Morkel-Clarke, Predator-Prey

By thecricketcouch • March 1, 2014

I’m a big fan of the Nature channels on TV – National Geographic, Discovery Wild, and Animal Planet etc. The programs that usually capture …

Couch Talk 95 with Steve Waugh

By thecricketcouch • September 2, 2013

In this episode, former Australian captain Steve Waugh talks about his new book, “The Meaning of Luck” and the role of luck in sports, business …

Ruthlessness and England Batting On

By thecricketcouch • July 20, 2013

There was plenty of talk on air and on Twitter about the declaration that never came. England were light years ahead of Australia towards …

Couch Talk 78 with Peter Lalor

By thecricketcouch • April 30, 2013

In this episode, Australian cricket journalist Peter Lalor talks about the reasons for decline in the standards of Australia’s shield cricket including Aussie Rules …

Short Jabs: Espiode 6

By thecricketcouch • March 22, 2013

Guests: Josh Taylor pans the idea of the Test Championship in 2017, Matthew Wood vents about “Homework Gate” and SidVee talks about Father-Son cricketers …

Couch Talk 70 with Ed Cowan

By thecricketcouch • February 12, 2013

In this episode, Australian Test opener Ed Cowan talks about his international career so far, the recent Test series vs South Africa and Sri …

Second Thoughts on Catches

By thecricketcouch • September 13, 2011

On the final day of the 2nd Test between Sri Lanka and Australia at Pallekele, Michael Clarke standing at 2nd slip, took what can …

The dynamic duo

By thecricketcouch • April 25, 2010

Stuart Broad, fresh from rebutting Kevin Pietersen’s comments about how England’s bowlers would’ve benefited from playing in the IPL, decides to call up the …