Posts by West Indies

Meeting Colin Croft

By thecricketcouch • July 24, 2014

Presence. Colin Croft has it. The towering height, booming voice and an infectious smile make him the center of attention everywhere he goes. He …

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 126 with Colin Croft, Former West Indies Fast Bowler

By thecricketcouch • June 23, 2014

In this episode, former West Indian fast bower Colin Croft talks about his international career that lasted only 27 Tests, his attitude towards his …

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 115 with Richard Pybus, Director of Cricket, WICB

By thecricketcouch • February 25, 2014

In this episode, Richard Pybus, the former head coach of Pakistan and Bangladesh national teams and several domestic sides around the world, and now …

Couch Talk 109 with Alvin Kallicharran

By thecricketcouch • December 23, 2013

In this episode, former West Indian cricketer and captain Alvin Kallicharran talks about his humble beginnings, playing alongside WI legends, rebel tour to South …

Couch Talk 96 with Tony Cozier

By thecricketcouch • September 9, 2013

In this episode, the voice of West Indian cricket and a broadcasting legend Tony Cozier, talks about his beginnings, the art of TV and radio …

Being Darren Sammy

By thecricketcouch • July 6, 2013

After a long training session under the hot Trinidad sun, Darren Sammy lumbers down the steps of the dressing room, sweat still streaming down …

Couch Talk 56 with Ian Bishop

By thecricketcouch • August 21, 2012

In this episode, former West Indies fast bowler Ian Bishop talks about the motivation behind becoming a fast bowler, what it takes to be …

How to make a 4-hour flight to Antigua in to 12 hours of running around Manhattan?

By thecricketcouch • July 23, 2012

It was a pretty simple, straightforward plan. Take the bus to Manhattan. Take the NYC Airporter to JFK. Fly out to Antigua. Watch cricket.
I …