Posts by Sachin Tendulkar

Couch Talk 138 with Rohan Pate, Blades of Glory Cricket Museum

By thecricketcouch • October 29, 2014

In this episode, the owner and founder of “Blades of Glory”, the only cricket museum in India, Rohan Pate, talks about how he became …

Couch Talk 137 with Chandu Borde

By thecricketcouch • October 21, 2014

Former Indian batsman Chandu Borde talks about his playing career, his idol Vijay Hazare, facing up to the West Indian quick bowlers, meeting Sir …

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 …

Couch Talk 116 with John Holder, Former International Umpire

By thecricketcouch • March 3, 2014

In this episode, former international umpire John Holder speaks about his dislike of DRS, player dissent, need for excellence in umpiring rather than perception …

Couch Talk 108 with Ajit Agarkar

By thecricketcouch • December 9, 2013

In this episode, former India cricketer Ajit Agarkar talks about his accidental origins as a fast bowler, the early comparisons to Kapil Dev, the …

Couch Talk 107 with Clayton Murzello, MiD DAY Sports Editor

By thecricketcouch • December 3, 2013

In this episode, the sports editor of Mumbai’s MiD DAY newspaper, Clayton Murzello, talks about the transformation in the Indian cricket media over the …

Never Ever Again

By thecricketcouch • November 20, 2013

The last week of November is Thanksgiving in the U.S.  For the past two years, I have taken additional days off with those I …

Two Shots for a Lifetime

By thecricketcouch • August 16, 2013

It’s been 23 years since Sachin Tendulkar scored his first century in the international stage. It feels like only yesterday when a young boy …

I heart Siddle

By thecricketcouch • July 12, 2013

Peter Siddle. Siddles. Sizzle. Sid Vicious. Siddlers. Siddleshwar. P Siddy. Call him any name you want, but he is the man a captain would …

Couch BatCheet Episode 5

By thecricketcouch • April 27, 2013

Guests: Arnab (@GreatBong), Mahk (@Mahekoholic), Aashish (@c_aashish) and @Maxdavinci
Topics: Xavier Thalaivar Sargunam, Tendulkar’s Birthday, Chris Gayle’s 175*, Shane Watson’s form with the bat …