Tag Archives: Australia

Pitiful Poms and Punter: Peter Baxter

Peter Baxter’s latest podcast from Australia; Ashes talk (already!), Ponting, Symonds, plus a Ned Flanders update… nfxicricket.com listen in For more podcasts see here For more podcasts from Peter Baxter, see here

Posted in Podcasts, Talking cricket, The Blog | Tagged , , , | Comments Off

India whitewashed: Peter Baxter

PODCAST: Peter Baxter with his next instalment from ‘down under’, continuing his ‘Letters from Australia’ series [and includes an update on the progress of the Ned Flanders XI]. Peter Baxter discusses the recent series between Australia and India, and a … Continue reading

Posted in Australia, Podcasts, Talking cricket, The Blog | Tagged , , , | Comments Off

Outside thinking: Mickey Arthur as Australia’s first overseas coach

“Australian cricket is healthy and there are some very good young cricketers around. The talent pool is there but we just need to turn that talent into proper international cricketers.” Mickey Arthur explains the challenges of coaching Australia to John … Continue reading

Posted in Magazine, Magazine teaser | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off

Twenty Questions for Greg Chappell

“Australian players have become too conservative in the way they bat and bowl. We need to get back to playing a more expansive brand of cricket. We need more risk-takers.” Greg Chappell lays down the law on the modern day … Continue reading

Posted in Magazine, Magazine teaser | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

Eyewitness: Run fest in Johannesburg by Simon Lister

“John Buchanan, had commented that teams would start to target 400 in one-day cricket and we all burst out laughing and said ‘you’re crazy, mate’.” Simon Lister speaks to Adam Gilchrist along with Herschelle Gibbs, Chris Broad and Mick Lewis … Continue reading

Posted in Magazine, Magazine teaser | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

Australia versus India Test series Eye-Spy

The eagerly anticipated series between England’s two Test cricket bitches is upon us. Play along with our handy guide and award yourself a point for each of the following… Mitchell Johnson sees the first Test team sheet and turns up … Continue reading

Posted in Alan Tyers, Australia, Featured Articles, India, OpinionAlerts, Talking cricket, The Blog | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

Aussie heroes and the Big Bash: Peter Baxter

PODCAST: Peter Baxter is back ‘down under’ for some of the winter and continues his ‘Letters from Australia’ series [and includes updates on the progress of the Ned Flanders XI]. Peter Baxter discusses Australia’s recent international lows and highs and … Continue reading

Posted in Australia, Podcasts, Talking cricket, The Blog | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off

Lyon and Fitzgerald point way ahead for Australia

By Alex Penny As Australia’s Under-19 coach, David Fitzgerald is on the front line of his nation’s determination to recover their No 1 position on the world stage. After the loss of Australia’s golden generation it is a tough task, … Continue reading

Posted in Australia, OpinionAlerts, Talking cricket, The Blog | Tagged , , | Comments Off

Mark Nicholas: How to solve a problem like Ricky Ponting

“There is no doubt this proud man’s commitment to the cause of Australian cricket or his loyalty to a new leader. He is a man of truth with a new record that brooks no argument. But what is there left … Continue reading

Posted in Magazine, Magazine teaser | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

Hughes signing is major coup for Worcestershire

Worcestershire have signed Australia opening batsman Phil Hughes as their overseas player for the second half of next season. Hughes, 23, will arrive at New Road in the first week of June and stay with Worcestershire for the remainder of … Continue reading

Posted in Australia, County cricket, Featured Articles, Paul Bolton, Worcestershire | Tagged , , , | Comments Off