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Ireland's Weekly Cricket Show, broadcast every Thursday at midday! Featuring news, views and interviews from the Irish cricket world, and further afield. Send us a Tweet @TheSlogSweep & catch us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/TheSlogSweep

Ireland's Weekly Cricket Show, broadcast every Thursday at midday! Featuring news, views and interviews from the Irish cricket world, and further afield. Send us a Tweet @TheSlogSweep & catch us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/TheSlogSweep
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Ireland's Weekly Cricket Show, broadcast every Thursday at midday! Featuring news, views and interviews from the Irish cricket world, and further afield. Send us a Tweet @TheSlogSweep & catch us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/TheSlogSweep

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Episodes

Episode 34

6/18/2015
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On this week's show, we chat to Paul Reynolds about the very sad passing of Leinster Cricket Club and Ireland Legend, Gerry Duffy. Paul also puts his Cricket Leinster and Umpire's cap on. Robbo and Bails also chat to Laura Delany (Ireland, Leinster CC and The Dragons) who gives us an update on all things women's cricket.

Duration:00:50:06

Episode 33

6/11/2015
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On this week’s show, Robbo and Bails chat to Kim Garth (Ireland, Pembroke and The Scorchers) who gives us an update on all things women’s cricket. We also caught up with one half of the incredible Irish duo Andrew Balbeirnie and his insight and thoughts are fascinating. All the usuals are here as well as we check in with David Holmes and Barry Chambers on ‘Around The Grounds’ plus Robbo returns with another Cricket Mythbuster and also the great performances of the week. And we have all the...

Duration:00:38:04

Episode 32

6/5/2015
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On this week's show, Robbo is in the studio while Bails jetted off to Malahide to interview some of the stars after Ireland beat the UAE, by an innings and 26 runs, in the opening game of the Intercontinental Cup. All the usuals are back as well as we check in with David Holmes and Barry Chambers on 'Around The Grounds' plus Robbo returns with another Cricket Mythbuster and an Almost Cricket Legend.

Duration:00:32:34

Episode 31

5/28/2015
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On this week's show, Robbo and Bails talk to Irish Internationals, Niall O' Brien and Mary Waldron. We also go around the grounds and much much more...

Duration:00:42:46

Episode 30

5/21/2015
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In an exclusive interview with the Irish Women’s new head coach, Ryan Bailey and Mark Robinson sits down with Aaron Hamilton to discuss his aims for the next two years and where he thinks the women’s game is heading. Ireland and Leinster Lightning star, John Anderson is in the studio to chat about being named in Ireland’s 14 man squad for the ICC InterContinental Cup clash against the UAE at Malahide next month. Northern Knights star player, Rassi van der Dussen is also on the show, to...

Duration:00:44:01

Episode 29

5/14/2015
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New Irish head coach John Bracewell and Scorcher's Meg Kendall

Duration:01:05:07

IPL Special

4/16/2015
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Irish cricket hero, Kevin O' Brien chats about the IPL, The world Cup and much more. Also, Simi Singh takes an in depth look at this year's Indian Premier League.

Duration:00:50:45

Episode 28

3/26/2015
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On this week's show, outgoing Ireland coach Phil Simmons talks about the recent World Cup, his last 8 years with Ireland,and his future coaching role with The West Indies. Robbo and Bails also talk with Irish internationals George Dockrell and Andrew Balbirnie about their experiences at the World Cup.

Duration:01:01:48

Episode 27

3/19/2015
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On this week's show, Robbo and Bails speak with Irish International, Ed Joyce. The Irish batsman talks about the recent World Cup, the team's frustration at the ICC, Phil Simmons and his future.

Duration:00:37:24

Episode 26

3/12/2015
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On this week's show, we catch up with former England Test player, Brian Rose. Brian speaks about the state of English cricket, George Dockrell, and his love for Irish Cricket. Robbo and Bails discuss 'that' article and get John Mooney's reaction to 'that' catch. The lads also have a chat to David Drane, of Greystones Cricket Club, about their new International-standard pitch.

Duration:00:42:59

Episode 25

3/5/2015
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On this week's show, we look back at the South Africa game, speak with Tim Murtagh and ring up Ciaran Sharp, who is following the Irish team in Australia.

Duration:00:32:38

Episode 24

2/26/2015
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On this week's show, Robbo and Bails are joined in the studio by Cricket Ireland National Academy Manager, Craig Hogan. Also on the show, the only player to win an AFL Premiership medallion and a Senior All-Ireland medal, Tadhg Kennelly joins them from sunny Australia

Duration:00:44:23

The Slog Sweep Episode 23

2/19/2015
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On this week's show, Robbo and Bails are joined in the studio by former England and Leicestershire wicketkeeper Paul Nixon and Andrew Poynter talks about his World Cup omission.

Duration:00:43:42

Episode 22

2/12/2015
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On this week's show, Robbo and Bails talk to Cricket Ireland chief selector Alan Lewis about the forthcoming World Cup and the process involved in picking the 15-man squad currently in Australia/New Zealand. Ireland's most capped player, Andrew White, who announced his international retirement this week, joins us on the phone to discuss his career and his best memories from the last 15 years. We also talk to Cabinteely Cricket Club founder, Pat Finnerty

Duration:00:54:17

Episode 21

2/5/2015
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The Slog Sweep is back for it's second episode of 2015. It's World Cup time, and Robbo and Ryan 'Bails' Bailey talk to Cricket Ireland CEO, Warren Deutrom. They also speak to Tim Wigmore, author of 'Second XI: Cricket in its Outposts' and they check in on Fionn Hand, a young future star of Irish Cricket who is in South Africa at the moment...so lots of action on this week's Slog Sweep!

Duration:00:43:55

Episode 20

1/29/2015
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The Slog Sweep is back for 2015 and episode 20 has set the mark for the year to come...it's World Cup time, and Robbo and Ryan 'Bails' Bailey preview the big guns, Associate nations, and of course Ireland's aspirations... Young gun Andrew Balbirnie is live in the studio to talk about his career and give the inside view from the Irish team, we talk Big Bash cricket from Down Under and check in on some young future stars of Irish Cricket who are in South Africa at the moment...so lots of...

Duration:00:37:11

The Slog Sweep Episode 19

9/18/2014
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The Slog Sweep, Ireland's Weekly Cricket Show - Episode Nineteen. This week on The Slog Sweep, George and Robbo are back together for our final episode of the series. We were delighted to welcome former Ashes winner Chris Broad into studio as feature guest, where he spoke everything from his Test cricket days with England, to his current duties as one of seven ICC Match Referees. Ryan Eagleson came on the phone to speak about Carrickfergus' incredible clean sweep quadruple in the NCU....

Duration:01:11:59

The Slog Sweep Episode 18

9/11/2014
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The Slog Sweep, Ireland's Weekly Cricket Show - Episode Eighteen This week on The Slog Sweep, Robbo returns to action, and it's his turn to host the show solo. He's joined in-studio by our feature guest, Cricket Ireland President Joe Doherty, where he discusses everything from his presidential duties, to Test cricket ambitions. We are also joined by Rush Cricket Club's Neil Rock and Matt Sheridan to chat about what was a hugely successful under-age season for the club. Leinster Lightning...

Duration:01:07:25

Cricketing Mythbusters Week 17

9/9/2014
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This week Robbo takes a look at the evolution of the celebration.

Duration:00:02:16

The Slog Sweep Episode 17

9/4/2014
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This week on The Slog Sweep, George is unfortunately without co-host Robbo due to a family bereavement. However, the show goes on and we bring a very different episode to you. In 'Club Corner' we have Malahide Cricket Club, represented by Reinhardt Strydom, a man instrumental in the success the club has achieved this season. Reinhardt looks back on his side's achievements this season, as well as looking forward to challenges ahead in Division 1. Ireland Women's Captain Isobel Joyce joined us...

Duration:01:02:42