Posts by Podcast

Couch Talk 131 with Jim Maxwell, ABC Radio Commentator

By thecricketcouch • August 21, 2014

ABC Grandstand commentator Jim Maxwell talks about his beginnings, learning the craft from his idol Alan McGilvray, the future of radio commentary, his forays …

Couch Talk 130 with Gordon Greenidge

By thecricketcouch • August 6, 2014

Former West Indian opener Gordon Greenidge talks about the mental and technical aspects of opening the batting, what is expected of a Test opener, …

Couch Talk 129 with Alex Kountouris, Australian Team Physiotherapist

By thecricketcouch • July 30, 2014

Australian national cricket team’s lead physiotherapist Alex Kountouris talks about the health management of cricketers, the impact of T20s, fast bowler injuries, comparing Asian …

Couch Talk 128 with Dean Jones

By thecricketcouch • July 15, 2014

Former Australian batsman Dean Jones talks about his legendary double hundred in the 1986 Madras Tied Test, his growth as a batsman, Allan Border’s …

Couch Talk 127 with Curtly Ambrose

By thecricketcouch • July 8, 2014

Former West Indies great Sir Curly Ambrose talks about the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) T20, his new role as bowling consultant of West Indies, …

Couch Talk 125 with Kartikeya Date and Ahmer Naqvi

By thecricketcouch • June 17, 2014

In this episode, two very popular cricket bloggers, Kartikeya Date and Ahmer Naqvi talk about the game of T20, what it has become, how it is …

Couch Talk 124 with Mignon du Preez

By thecricketcouch • May 29, 2014

South Africa captain Mignon du Preez talks about her team’s improvement in the last few years, the need for professionalism in women’s cricket, and …

Couch Talk 123 with Atul Wassan, Former India Cricketer

By thecricketcouch • May 13, 2014

Former India bowler talks about his playing career, lack of fast bowlers in India, the current crop of Indian pacers, watching Sachin Tendulkar get …

Couch Talk 122 with Roland Butcher, Former England Cricketer

By thecricketcouch • May 6, 2014

Former England batsman Roland Butcher, now director of sports at the University of West Indies, talks of his cricket and football careers, and his …

Couch Talk 121 with Sanjay Manjrekar

By thecricketcouch • April 28, 2014

In this episode, Former India batsman and current commentator Sanjay Manjrekar on dealing with expectations and batting failures, and the perils of criticizing Tendulkar.
Sanjay …