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Edges & Sledges is India’s favourite cricket podcast. The podcast focusses on Indian cricket and the IPL. The three hosts are hardcore cricket fans living in Singapore, London and the USA. Edges & Sledges is where they come together to talk about the week’s biggest cricket stories. Edges & Sledges is created and hosted by Ashwin Garg, Dhananjaya Chak (DJ) and Varun Garg. New episodes release every week. Get in touch with Edges & Sledges on Twitter/Facebook/Instagram (@1tip1hand) or email us on contact@1tip1hand.com.

Edges & Sledges is India’s favourite cricket podcast. The podcast focusses on Indian cricket and the IPL. The three hosts are hardcore cricket fans living in Singapore, London and the USA. Edges & Sledges is where they come together to talk about the week’s biggest cricket stories. Edges & Sledges is created and hosted by Ashwin Garg, Dhananjaya Chak (DJ) and Varun Garg. New episodes release every week. Get in touch with Edges & Sledges on Twitter/Facebook/Instagram (@1tip1hand) or email us on contact@1tip1hand.com.

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Edges & Sledges is India’s favourite cricket podcast. The podcast focusses on Indian cricket and the IPL. The three hosts are hardcore cricket fans living in Singapore, London and the USA. Edges & Sledges is where they come together to talk about the week’s biggest cricket stories. Edges & Sledges is created and hosted by Ashwin Garg, Dhananjaya Chak (DJ) and Varun Garg. New episodes release every week. Get in touch with Edges & Sledges on Twitter/Facebook/Instagram (@1tip1hand) or email us on contact@1tip1hand.com.

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@IVMPodcasts

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English


Episodes

Ep. 180: EngW v IndW Test Thriller & WTC Final Update (Days 1-3)

6/21/2021
On this week’s episode DJ and Ashwin discuss all the highlights from the England v India women’s test match at Bristol and the first three days of the WTC Final between India and New Zealand. Shafali Verma wins the CEAT SecuraDrive player of the week and Sneh Rana wins the puncture resistant performer of the week. Pitch issues...

Duration:00:37:08

Ep. 179: The Ultimate Test: WTC Final Preview

6/14/2021
It’s a full house on this week’s episode as Varun and DJ join Ashwin! In the first half of the show, we preview the India side for the World Test Championship final between India and New Zealand. We answer the big questions: -Gill or Mayank or Vihari? -How many spinners? -Shami, Siraj or Ishant? The second half of the show is a great chat between DJ and the Top Order Cricket Podcast: Stu, Michael and Adam give us an insight from New Zealand. We talk strengths, weaknesses and...

Duration:01:08:41

Ep. 178: 1971: India's Series Wins in the West Indies & England

6/7/2021
This week we are in conversation with Nishad Pai Vaidya and Sachin Bajaj who take us through India’s fairytale wins in 1971 in the West Indies and England. 50 years on, we discuss all the drama, protagonists and turning points of a dramatic year that signalled the emergence of a new cricketing superpower. You can read all about it in their book Twice Upon a Time: India's Fairytale Cricket Victories of 1971 Amazon link: https://amzn.to/3plTlBm You can find Sachin Bajaj on Instagram &...

Duration:01:10:10

Ep. 177: Keeping Up with Saba Karim

5/31/2021
In this episode Varun and DJ are joined by former India keeper, Saba Karim. Saba talks about his career as a cricketer, selector, commentator and administrator. We talk about his podcast on IVM: Khelneeti and of course he also talks about being a part of the Venkaboys for the Cred ad! Cred ad: https://youtu.be/gADj-r1t08U Saba’s only direct hit run out: https://youtu.be/4ot3wvP9BAQ Khelneeti podcast link: https://shows.ivmpodcasts.com/show/khelneeti-dmpa-RdcoYiM02GxxAeGs Join us on our...

Duration:00:52:15

Ep. 176: Bharat Sundaresan Stories: From Ghatkopar to Gabba (Part 2)

5/24/2021
On the second part of our discussion with Bharat Sundaresan we talk about India’s win in the Boxing Day Test at Melbourne, the sensational seige at Sydney and the drama of the Brisbane tests. We also discuss his book with Suresh Raina and his upcoming book on India’s tour of Australia. Link to part 1 of this chat: https://open.spotify.com/episode/1Vwfico59EZ56lbudwBNWy?si=GfV8xJXJS8yzDjPofL4Lbw The Summer of...

Duration:00:45:32

Ep. 175: Bharat Sundaresan Stories: From Ghatkopar to Gabba (Part 1)

5/17/2021
This week is the first part of our chat with cricket writer and author, Bharat Sunderesan. We talk everything from Bharat’s lustrous locks to elusive Raina fans to his obsession with West Indies cricket, watching net practice and wrestling. We also cover the infamous 36/9 test match at Adelaide from India’s tour of Australia. Links to the articles mentioned: Bharat’s article where he refers to Rishabh Pant in the nets:...

Duration:00:55:48

Ep. 174: IPL Mid-Point Hits & Misses, India's WTC Squad

5/10/2021
On this week’s episode Ashwin and Varun do a mid-point review on IPL 2021, going through hits and misses for each team for the season up until it was suspended. They go team by team and highlight standout performers, and those who fell short, and give our three CEAT Awards for the season so far! Join us on our Discord: https://discord.gg/2sujX2J You can follow Edges & Sledges on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook: @1tip1hand You can listen to this show and other awesome shows on the new and...

Duration:00:43:32

Ep. 173: IPL 2021 Suspended as COVID-19 Breaches Bubble

5/6/2021
On this week’s episode Ashwin and DJ wrap the unexpectedly last game of the season, DC v PBKS. With IPL 2021 getting suspended / postponed indefinitely due to COVID-19, they talk about what went wrong, what decisions the BCCI should have taken differently, and when (if at all) this season will be completed. Join us on our Discord: https://discord.gg/2sujX2J You can follow Edges & Sledges on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook: @1tip1hand You can listen to this show and other awesome shows on...

Duration:00:36:17

Ep. 172: Brar's Memorable Debut, Pollard's Heroics & Two New Captains

5/3/2021
On this week’s episode Ashwin and Varun wrap the games since our last episode - MI v RR, DC v KKR, PBKS v RCB, MI v CSK and RR v SRH. Harpreet Brar has a dream debut, dismissing Kohli, AB and Maxwell within 7 balls and Pollard unleashes some heroics to help MI chase 218 vs CSK. David Warner gets dropped from SRH and KL Rahul is out with appendicitis, leading to two new captains in IPL 2021 this week too. Lastly, help these two decide what to call Double Headers depending on which day of...

Duration:00:34:55

Ep. 171: Rare Rishabh Pant Flop as CSK stay Top

4/29/2021
On the third mid week IPL 2021 episode DJ and Ashwin discuss the DC v SRH superover finish, KKR captain Eoin Morgan’s return to form, PBKS’s captaincy woes, Delhi’s Capital’s 1 run loss against RCB and CSK’s easy chase against SRH to keep them top of the table. Join us on our Discord: https://discord.gg/2sujX2J You can follow Edges & Sledges on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook: @1tip1hand Last but not least, play IPL T20 Fantasy Cricket with us this year! Join our Private League:...

Duration:00:34:48

Ep. 170: CSK top table on Superover Sunday

4/26/2021
On this week’s episode DJ and Varun wrap the games since our last episode - RR v RCB, MI v PBKS, KKR v RR, CSK v RCB and the first innings of DC v SRH. VVS get the boys and come https://twitter.com/1tip1hand/status/1386039705217773572?s=21 Join us on our Discord: https://discord.gg/2sujX2J You can follow Edges & Sledges on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook: @1tip1hand Last but not least, play IPL T20 Fantasy Cricket with us this year! Join our Private League:...

Duration:00:30:47

Ep. 169: IPL 2021 Week 2 (Mid-Week Update)

4/22/2021
Ashwin is joined by DJ to wrap all the Vivo IPL 2021 games since our last episode - PBKS v DC, CSK v RR, MI v DC, PBKS v SRH and CSK v KKR! As the Delhi Capitals and Chennai Super Kings win 2 games each to go near the top of the table, Sunrisers Hyderabad pick up their first win and the Punjab Kings need to do something different to keep their hopes alive. CSK's entire team wins the CEAT SecuraDrive award, while Andre Russell and Pat Cummins share the CEAT Puncture Resistant award. Join...

Duration:00:35:25

Ep. 168: IPL 2021: Week 1 Wrap

4/19/2021
Ashwin is joined by Varun for the weekly episode on the IPL. They pick up on all the matches post the mid week update. We discuss the low scoring games, the emergence of bowlers especially uncapped, the return of Deepak Chahar's swing bowling and how Chris Morris silenced his critics! Deepak Chahar picks up our CEAT SecuraDrive player of the week and Chris Morris is the CEAT puncture resistant performer of the week. Tune in, as we discuss RR vs DC, CSK vs PBKS, MI vs SRH and RCB vs...

Duration:00:34:34

Ep. 167: IPL 2021: Week 1 (Mid-Week Update)

4/15/2021
Ashwin is joined by DJ on Edges and Sledges' first mid-week update episode of IPL 2021. We talk the three games played since our last episode - PBKS v RR, MI v KKR and RCB v SRH. We talk Samson's brilliant hundred, Rahul's 91, Deepak Hooda's 65, Chetan Sakariya’a debut, Mumbai "winning ugly" and SRH's meltdown against Shahbaz Ahmed, Harshal Patel and Md Siraj to put RCB on top of the table. The Chetan Sakariya story...

Duration:00:32:35

Ep. 166: IPL 2021 Opening Weekend

4/12/2021
This week Varun and Ashwin join DJ to discuss the opening weekend of IPL 2021. We talk RCB v MI, the genius of AB de Villiers and of course the Tom Curran v Sam Curran sibling rivalry. We also discuss the incredible win by the Delhi Capitals over the Chennai Superkings. We talk selection, Pant's captaincy and of course Prithvi and Shikhar Dhawan’s fantastic partnership. Harshal Patel picks up our CEAT SecuraDrive player of the week for the first ever five-for against the Mumbai Indians and...

Duration:00:52:26

Ep. 165: The Ultimate IPL 2021 Preview

4/5/2021
DJ and Ashwin join Varun for the ultimate IPL 2021 preview. We go through every team, their strengths and weaknesses and their key players. We make our predictions for the playoffs, announce the winners of the #BatwithCEAT giveaway and the giveaway for signed copies of Gulu Ezekiel’s latest book. Congratulations to all the winners! Finally, we announce the Edges & Sledges x official IPL 2021 fantasy league. The Danny Morrison episode Ep. 123: IPL 2020 Feels with Danny Morrison Raw live...

Duration:01:04:19

Ep. 164: India continue Winning Spree against England with 2-1 ODI Series Win (ft. Gulu Ezekiel)

3/30/2021
In the first half of the show, Ashwin and Varun wrap India’s nerve-wracking 2-1 ODI series win. Ashwin gloats about winning the prediction contest as both are thrilled to have India beat England across all 3 formats. We review the 3 ODI series, performance of each of the bowlers, and how India just managed to pull off the series victory even when Sam Curran looked poised to steal it from Team India. As always, we celebrate Rishabh Pant and talk about the importance of a deep bowling bench...

Duration:00:49:30

Ep. 163: India v England T20 Series: Comeback Kings Complete 3-2 Win at Home

3/22/2021
Edges & Sledges goes live this week as Ashwin and DJ join Varun to wrap India’s fabulous T20 series win against England. We summarise the last three ODIs before getting stuck into the big questions - KL Rahul, who should opener with Kishan, Kohli and Rohit, Kohli’s captaincy (again) and India’s middle order conundrum. In the second half we each give our top 7 batters for the T20 world cup and also talk about the bowlers we would back to win India the WT20 trophy in October. SKY wins the...

Duration:01:00:22

Ep. 162: Explosive, Fearless India Level England T20 series 1-1

3/15/2021
On this week’s episode, DJ joins Ashwin as we talk: selection strategy by the India and England sides whether Kohli should give up the T20 captaincy; and whether India can disrupt England’s white ball supremacy. We deep dive the first two India v England T20s at the Narendra Modi Stadium and talk about Shaw’s incredible run in Mumbai’s victorious Vijay Hazare Trophy. Ashwin’s appearance on the Cricket Pod India v England - First T20 - Virat Kohli’s Duck, India’s Collapse, Mark Wood’s Pace,...

Duration:00:46:45

Ep. 161: Mind Games with Jeremy Snape

3/11/2021
England cricketer and high performance coach Jeremy Snape joins us on this special mid week episode to discuss the mental challenges faced by cricketers and high performers. We talk about playing cricket in the social media era, living life in a bubble, sledging and much more. Jeremy’s podcast, Inside the Mind of Champions: Inside the Mind of Champions Find Jeremy on social...

Duration:00:55:59