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RSR 103 - A Cricket Podcast

June 17th, 2018 · Comments

THE TEN MINUTE FORTNIGHT: Remembering Don Oslear and why the football world cup got Toby thinking. 

"He went to the pharmacist looking for something for his sore shins."

 

FROM THE ARCHIVES (7'15): A history of ball tampering

"He had this very curious thing on his head." 

 

 THE REVIEW (16'16): Connie: The Marvellous Life of Learie Constantine - Harry Pearson

"They spent most of their time trying to keep warm." 

 

 Recorded on 17/6/18

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Tags: cricket · blog · podcast · ipl · county cricket · england · sri lanka · fantasy cricket · india · australia · new zealand · book review · west indies · champions trophy · ashes · the ashes · pakistan · Gideon Haigh · Sport · Virat Kohli · Jon Hotten

RSR 102 - A Cricket Podcast

May 13th, 2018 · Comments

THE TEN MINUTE FORTNIGHT: Guerilla Cricket and Ireland make test history together and Toby discovers the chilly pleasures of winter cricket. 

"He stands at square leg and chews tobacco."

 

FROM THE ARCHIVES (9'53): When Shiv Chanderpaul batted for 25 hours and 13 minutes

"It's the length of almost seventeen football matches." 

 

 

THE REVIEW (18'38): The Meaning of Cricket - Jon Hotten 

"He's able to be several different cricket writers simultaneously." 

 

 

Recorded on 13/5/18

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Tags: cricket · blog · podcast · ipl · county cricket · england · sri lanka · fantasy cricket · india · australia · new zealand · book review · west indies · champions trophy · ashes · the ashes · pakistan · Gideon Haigh · Sport · Virat Kohli · Jon Hotten

RSR 101 - A Cricket Podcast

April 15th, 2018 · Comments

THE TEN MINUTE FORTNIGHT: Pakistan move on from Wahab Riaz, while Australian cricket moves on from Channel 9. 

"Once you get over a billion, it all merges into one."

 

FROM THE ARCHIVES (12'21): Cricket Whites

"Your straw hat must be good and shapely and not fit your head like a beefsteak pudding."

 

THE INTERVIEW (19'57): Dean Du Plessis

"If I was put in charge, I would have to approach the ICC with my cap firmly in my hand." 

 

THE REVIEW (38'15): On Pietersen - Simon Wilde

"Can't talk now buddy, too pumped."

 

 

 

Recorded on 15/4/18

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Tags: cricket · blog · podcast · ipl · county cricket · england · sri lanka · fantasy cricket · india · australia · new zealand · book review · west indies · champions trophy · ashes · the ashes · pakistan · Gideon Haigh · Sport · Virat Kohli

RSR 100 - A Cricket Podcast

March 26th, 2018 · Comments

THE TEN MINUTE FORTNIGHT: Cricket's biggest celebrity is heading for the County Championship (at least for a little bit) and (inevitably) we give our tuppence worth on the events in Cape Town.  

"Both terrifying and incredibly flattering."

 

FROM THE ARCHIVES (11'18): Timed Out 

"Presumably Yadav was just having a very good natter." 

 

THE REVIEW (24'07): The Kings of Summer - Duncan Hamilton 

"The first cup of tea, the second, a slice of afternoon coffee cake."

 

THE INTERVIEW (33'51): Gideon Haigh 

"You should be independent. You should be prepared to go where other people aren't going." 

 

Recorded on 27/3/18

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Tags: cricket · blog · podcast · ipl · county cricket · england · sri lanka · fantasy cricket · india · australia · new zealand · book review · west indies · champions trophy · ashes · the ashes · pakistan · Gideon Haigh · Sport · Virat Kohli

RSR 99 - A Cricket Podcast

February 25th, 2018 · Comments

THE TEN MINUTE FORTNIGHT: Toby's new bat (including the knocking in saga) and the Chanderpauls. 

"My relationship suffered over the two weeks that I was knocking this bat in."

 

FROM THE ARCHIVES (9'29): Hollioake bowled Warne 0 (no shot offered)

"This is a proper and very definitive leave. The ball hits middle and off halfway up." 

 

THE REVIEW (20'32): Feeling is the thing happens in a 1000th of a second - Christian Ryan

"For luck to matter, you had to dream up the possibility of the photo in the first place."

 

Recorded on 25/2/18

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Tags: cricket · blog · podcast · ipl · county cricket · england · sri lanka · fantasy cricket · india · australia · new zealand · book review · west indies · champions trophy · ashes · the ashes · pakistan

RSR 98 - A Cricket Podcast

February 7th, 2018 · Comments

THE TEN MINUTE FORTNIGHT: Contemplating a summer without playing and the rare joy of a bowler-friendly test wicket.

"I'm curious and a little bit excited to find out what I'll do with ten to fourteen extra summer Sundays."

 

FROM THE ARCHIVES (11'56): Toby's Summer of Oz cricket

"All of the wheelie bins have cloth covers." 

 

THE REVIEW (28'00): Wodehouse at the Wicket

"Mike was oppressed by that leaden sense of moral inferiority which weighs on a man who has turned up to dinner in ordinary clothes when everybody else had dressed." 

 

Recorded on 7/2/18

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Tags: cricket · blog · podcast · ipl · county cricket · england · sri lanka · fantasy cricket · india · australia · new zealand · book review · west indies · champions trophy · ashes · the ashes · pakistan

RSR 96 - A Cricket Podcast

October 1st, 2017 · Comments

THE TEN MINUTE FORTNIGHT: Zimbabwe gets a couple of star players back while Ashes anticipation builds.  

"I remember going to down to the bar and they'd hung out a whole lot of white underwear on washing lines."

 

FROM THE ARCHIVES (12'14): The Dukes v The Kookaburra 

"We got back to my flat and decided that a game of indoor cricket was in order." 

 

THE REVIEW (25'39): Save Your Legs! 

“In this world, there are the Stavs and the Stav-nots."

 

Recorded on 1/10/17

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RSR 95 - A Cricket Podcast

September 10th, 2017 · Comments

THE TEN MINUTE FORTNIGHT: Affordable cricket, the Refugee Cricket Project, failing to explore new cricket grounds and the Pembrokeshire cricket controversy. 

"I obviously stymied these plans by moving to the other side of the world."

 

FROM THE ARCHIVES (15'26): Bert Sutcliffe and Bob Blair's heroic stand

"They return to the middle, arm in arm." 

 

THE REVIEW (25'46): Over and Out: Albert Trott - The Man who Cleared the Lord's Pavilion by Steve Neal 

“People would just decide whether he was too English or too Australian."

 

Recorded on 10/9/17

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Tags: cricket · blog · podcast · county cricket · england · sri lanka · india · australia · new zealand · book review · west indies · champions trophy · ashes · the ashes · pakistan

RSR 93 - A Cricket Podcast

July 30th, 2017 · Comments

THE TEN MINUTE FORTNIGHT: Triumph for a Toby, triumph for England women's team, the weather gods wreak havoc and the YouTube blackhole. 

"You are also supposed to predict the weather more accurately than the Met Office."

 

FROM THE ARCHIVES (11'56): When KP became captain 

"At that point, it was the start of a brave new era."

 

THE REVIEW (21'58): Amazing Grace: The Man who was W.G. - Richard Tomlinson

“He finds the trout fishing too easy so he decides to go bear tracking."

 

Recorded on 30/7/17

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Tags: cricket · blog · podcast · county cricket · england · sri lanka · india · australia · new zealand · book review · west indies · champions trophy · ashes · the ashes · pakistan

RSR 92 - A Cricket Podcast

June 12th, 2017 · Comments

THE TEN MINUTE FORTNIGHT: ODI upsets, a bigger Oval, a resignation letter and Joe Root's facial hair. 

"I had a couple of beers and was looking at Joe Root, particularly at his chin."

 

FROM THE ARCHIVES (11'47): The History of Streaking

"He decided with his spare hand to give this young gentleman a wrap around the buttocks with his bat."

 

THE REVIEW (23'29): A Bat, A Ball and A Boy

“The bowling machine is a real Heath Robinson-esque contraption with a propeller that looks like it would be capable of taking off."

 

Recorded on 11/6/17

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Tags: cricket · blog · podcast · ipl · county cricket · england · sri lanka · fantasy cricket · india · australia · new zealand · book review · west indies · champions trophy · ashes · the ashes · pakistan