Edges & Sledges: Our Indian Cricket Podcast (post CWC19 update)

CWC19 has come and gone. England didn’t win the final outright, but won the trophy alright. The Ashes are here and India is back to playing cricket in the Caribbean. Since our last update in June, we have been busy putting out podcasts every week for your listening pleasure. Our fan-run Indian cricket podcast has somehow managed managed to release 70 episodes!

Here is a run down of all the CWC19 podcasts as well as our post-World Cup follow up podcasts. Lots of good chat with some incredible guests so make sure you have a listen. We even do a podcast with 10 podcasters, previewing the semi finals!

Click on the episode title to listen to the relevant episode. We are available wherever you get your podcasts!

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All the CWC19 Podcasts in one place (chronological order)

Ep. 60: CWC19 Countdown with Tatenda Taibu

On this episode, Varun, Ashwin and DJ come back after the breathtaking IPL season to talk about the elephant in the room: CWC19! They get the opportunity to talk to Tatenda Taibu, former captain of Zimbabwe, the youngest Test skipper in history and the first black player to captain Zimbabwe in the sport. The conversation spans across the current world cricket scenario, team standings for the World Cup and a lot more.

The link to Tatenda Taibu’s autobiography

The link to the Official guide to the World Cup

Ep. 61: World Cup 2019 Special: India commences it’s World Cup campaign (South Africa and Australia)

On this episode, Ashwin and DJ are in conversation with two cricket fans from two different corners of the world: Andrew Menczel from Australia and Tim Dale Lace from South Africa. They talk about the Australian and South African teams and also previews the upcoming India and South Africa match.

Ep. 62: Team India gets off to a Flying Start, India v New Zealand & Pakistan Preview.

On this episode, Ashwin Varun and DJ are analysing the previous matches and also previewing the upcoming matches in the CWC19! The trio is in conversation with The Cricketeers previewing the India vs. New Zealand match in the first half, and in the second half they preview the India vs. Pakistan match along with Aatif Nawaz.

Ep. 63: India Dominate Pakistan but Cannot Beat the Rain (Afghanistan Preview)

On this episode, Ashwin Varun and DJ are analyzing the CWC19 match of the year: India vs. Pakistan. They dissect the whole match, player performances, team performance and a lot more! In the second half the trio delve into a conversation with an award-winning writer, Nihar Suthar, who is a cricket fan and has also written a book on Afghanistan cricket called The Corridor of Uncertainty: How Cricket Mended a Torn Nation.

Nihar’s website

Links to the articles: Harbhajan on Yuvraj: the brat, the DJ, the white-ball legend

Why can’t other boards take a cue from SLC to tackle rain?

Ep. 64: CWC19: India survives Afghan scare (WI and Eng previews)

On this episode, Varun and DJ are discussing the previous week of CWC19 and also the intense match between India and Afghanistan. In the later part they talk to Machel St Patrick Hewitt from West Indies where they preview the India – West Indies match and also talk to James Buttler the host of Cricket Badger Radio Show Podcast to preview the India – England game.

Machel St Patrick Hewitt’s blog

Cricket Badger Radio Show Podcast

Ep. 65: India’s unbeaten streak broken by England (BAN & SL Preview)

On this episode, Ashwin, Varun and DJ are discussing the previous week of CWC19 and also the disappointing match between India and England. In the later part they talk to Roushan Alam from Bangladesh the host of Bangla Cricket Podcast where they preview the India – Bangladesh match and also talk to Andrew Fidel Fernando from Sri Lanka the writer of Upon a Sleepless Isle to preview the India – Sri Lanka game.

Ep. 66: Can India win its 3rd World Cup? (Mega Podcast Crossover)

In a true festival of cricket, 10 podcasters from seven different shows and numerous time zones come together in an amazing collaboration to discuss CWC19. Loads of chat about the tournament so far, who has shone and who has disappointed and of course who do we think is going to win the semi finals, and maybe even the whole entire thing!

There’s banter, arguments, plenty of great cricket chat and of course one or two mentions about sandpaper and that “short boundary” comment. Enjoy!

The Big Smash Cricket Podcast https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-big-smash-cricket-podcast/id1181723421 Paul Dennett and Andrew Menczel @the_summer_game and @amenners

Cricket Unfiltered podcast https://player.whooshkaa.com/shows/cricket-unfiltered-1 Andrew Menczel @amenners

The Cricketeers https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/the-cricketeers/id1320658006 Adam @cricketeersnz

Sata Free Pakistan Cricket https://anchor.fm/satafreepakistan Faizan @FaizanRajja

The Edges & Sledges Cricket Podcast https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/the-edges-sledges-cricket-podcast/id1355526144 DJ and Ashwin @1tip1hand

Ep. 67: CWC19 Final: Greatest ODI Ever (What awaits for India)

On this episode, Ashwin, Varun and DJ are discussing the CWC19 final. They cover the intense & one of the greatest ODI ever in the history of cricket and world cup, cricket laws, goof ups during the match, the equally nail biting semi finals and a lot more!

Umpires made ‘error of judgement’ with overthrows – Taufel

BCCI to check on Kohli-Rohit rift, split captaincy an option

India’s tour of the West Indies 2019

Ep. 68: India vs. WI squad discussion & CWC19 quiz

On this episode, Ashwin, Varun and DJ are discussing about the India tour to West Indies that kicks off on 3rd August. They discuss about Mahela and Kohli’s combination in cricket, Dhoni’s two month break, MSK Prasad-led team squad and a lot more! Do not miss the CWC19 quiz which is an interesting add-on to the conversation.

India vs West Indies: A look at the new faces in India’s squad for Caribbean tour

BCCI’s new Cricket Advisory Committee to pick Team India head coach

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Ep. 69: Things we discuss when India isn’t playing any Cricket

On this episode, Ashwin and DJ are discussing about the Women’s and Men’s Ashes. They even talk about the retirement of cricketers who made a huge contribution to the sport, India’s performance vs The West Indies, India’s new jersey, Dhoni’s contribution to the Indian Army, and a lot more.

Ep. 70: The Smashes and WI v India T20s

On this episode, Varun, Ashwin and DJ are discussing about the men’s Ashes, India and West Indies T20 brawl. They also talk about David Warner and Steve Smith’s performance in the test match and Smith turning Ashes into Smashes. Catch Varun revealing the name of his man crush while praising the England bowling attack in the Ashes. Tune in to find out Varun’s man crush and lot more!

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