WCL6 with Mark Latter, Netherlands with Rod Lyall; Associate and Affiliate Cricket Podcast
Russell Degnan

The World Cricket League cycle begins again with division 6 in Essex. Guernsey Cricket Chief Executive Mark Latter joins Andrew Nixon (@andrewnixon79) to discuss their promotion, and their development efforts (7:45). Andrew also interviews Cricket Europe corrspondent and former KNCB executive Rod Lyall about the Scotland-Netherlands I-Cup and WCL championship matches, or lack of (24:00). Both Russell Degnan (@idlesummers) and Andrew offer some brief comments on WCL6 (0:30), the Scotland-Netherlands matches (18:40), the start of the East Asia Women`s Cup (44:25) and the news regarding associate participation in the Asia Cup (46:30).

Direct Download Running Time 48min. Music from Martin Solveig, "Big in Japan"

The associate and affiliate cricket podcast is an attempt to expand coverage of associate tournaments by obtaining local knowledge of the relevant nations. If you have or intend to go to a tournament at associate level - men`s women`s, ICC, unaffiliated - then please get in touch in the comments or by email.

Idle Summers 23rd September, 2015 00:15:12   [#] [0 comments] 

Hong Kong with Tim Cutler; Associate and Affiliate Cricket Podcast
Russell Degnan

The associate and affiliate cricket podcast returns with an interview with Hong Kong Cricket Association CEO Tim Cutler (@timcutler) on the Sixes4Nepal tournament, their performance in the WT20 qualifiers and hopes for the next few years, their relationship with China, and local grounds and other development issues (30:15). Andrew Nixon (@andrewnixon79) joins Russell Degnan (@idlesummers) for reviews of a plethora of tournaments, including the WT20 qualifiers (0:23), WCLC matches between Scotland and Nepal (11:04), U/19 regional tournaments (14:12), the men`s and women`s matches between Ireland and Australia (19:57), the Pacific Games (24:00) and a load of others (27:19). There is news from USA (53:45) and previews of the WCL6 and the forthcoming Scotland-Netherlands matches (56:42).

Direct Download Running Time 61min. Music from Martin Solveig, "Big in Japan"

The associate and affiliate cricket podcast is an attempt to expand coverage of associate tournaments by obtaining local knowledge of the relevant nations. If you have or intend to go to a tournament at associate level - men`s women`s, ICC, unaffiliated - then please get in touch in the comments or by email.

Idle Summers 7th September, 2015 00:39:30   [#] [0 comments]