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On The Ball

Sports & Recreation Podcasts

A fun sports podcast hosted by Hamish MacCorquodale who brings on his friends to chat about the latest action in sport across the globe. Delivered in a light-hearted, casual way, On The Ball explores the world of sport leaving almost no stone unturned. Feel free to follow the podcast to stay notified and we operate on Youtube and other listening platforms.

A fun sports podcast hosted by Hamish MacCorquodale who brings on his friends to chat about the latest action in sport across the globe. Delivered in a light-hearted, casual way, On The Ball explores the world of sport leaving almost no stone unturned. Feel free to follow the podcast to stay notified and we operate on Youtube and other listening platforms.

Location:

Australia

Description:

A fun sports podcast hosted by Hamish MacCorquodale who brings on his friends to chat about the latest action in sport across the globe. Delivered in a light-hearted, casual way, On The Ball explores the world of sport leaving almost no stone unturned. Feel free to follow the podcast to stay notified and we operate on Youtube and other listening platforms.

Language:

English


Episodes

"Who had the best off-season?" 2021 NRL Team Changes - Episode 107

3/3/2021
I run through all 16 NRL teams additions and losses ahead of the 2021 NRL Season. I rank them from best to worst addressing what problems they've addressed successfully and what still leaves room to be desired. Links: https://linktr.ee/OnTheBall

Duration:00:34:13

2021 Australian Open Review - Episode 106

2/24/2021
On today's episode of the podcast, I discuss who are the biggest winners and losers coming out of the 2021 Australian Open, what were the best matches in the grand slam and what is up next in the world of tennis? Links: https://linktr.ee/OnTheBall

Duration:00:44:55

2021 UCI (Cycling) World Tour Preview - Episode 105

2/18/2021
I bring back Cycling to the podcast to preview the upcoming World Tour season. I go through each team's changes and leaders for the big races in 2021 and analyse each team's chances at success for the new season. Links: https://linktr.ee/OnTheBall

Duration:00:37:26

2020 Australian Open Preview - Episode 104

2/5/2021
We analyse the draw of the upcoming 2020 Australian Open by pinpointing the key matchups that will likely occur in the opening 3 rounds. I also share some bold predictions as to how the tournament will play out. Links: https://linktr.ee/OnTheBall

Duration:00:41:54

2020 NFL Season Review - Playoff Teams - Episode 103

2/3/2021
We analyse all 14 NFL playoff teams' seasons. We discuss their strengths and weaknesses throughout the seasons, assess their performance, pinpoint the star players and address their future outlook. Links: https://linktr.ee/OnTheBall

Duration:00:36:46

2020 NFL Awards - NFC Edition - Episode 102

1/29/2021
Hamish completes his NFL Awards by going through the awards for the NFC. Aaron Rodgers or Tom Brady, can a WR win MVP and is Justin Jefferson the real deal? Links: https://linktr.ee/OnTheBall

Duration:00:29:12

2020 NFL Awards - AFC Edition - Episode 101

1/29/2021
Hamish goes through each AFC division and looks at their candidates for several NFL Individual awards. He discusses each candidates' credentials and awards overall conference recipients. Links: https://linktr.ee/OnTheBall

Duration:00:26:44

India's Magical Series Win & the Problems with Cricket Australia - Episode 100

1/23/2021
In a milestone episode, Hamish breaks down the amazing series win from India in the test series vs Australia. He discusses where each team goes from here, how Cricket Australia needs to be fixed and who were the biggest winners and losers from the test series. Links: https://linktr.ee/OnTheBall

Duration:00:38:27

2020 NFL Season Review - NFC Pt.1 - Episode 99

1/15/2021
Hamish discusses the seasons of the 9 NFC teams who missed out on the NFL Playoffs. He analyses what went wrong and what went right for each side and provides some sort of outlook for next year. Links: https://linktr.ee/OnTheBall

Duration:00:31:48

2020 NFL Season Review - AFC Pt.1 - Episode 98

1/15/2021
After a refreshing holiday season, Hamish comes back to analyse the seasons of the 9 AFC teams in the NFL who missed out on playoffs. Links: https://linktr.ee/OnTheBall

Duration:00:35:17

Test and ODI Cricket Teams of the Decade - Episode 97

1/6/2021
Pilch n Cork are together live at last for the 97th episode of the podcast. In the first live episode, the duo pick their Test cricket and ODI cricket teams of the decade. Links: https://linktr.ee/OnTheBall

Duration:00:39:31

The Greatest All-Time BBL Cricket XI - Episode 96

12/31/2020
With a new and improved setup, I take on the arduous task of naming the Greatest Big Bash League Team Ever in an episode that is short but sweet in nature. Links: https://linktr.ee/OnTheBall

Duration:00:18:22

The Greatest All-Time India vs Australia Test Cricket XI - Episode 95

12/23/2020
Pilch joins the show once again to chat Cricket. With the ongoing Australia vs India Test Series this summer, the lads decided to take a look at the history of the rivalry and pick an all-time XI. Links: https://linktr.ee/OnTheBall

Duration:00:31:37

F1 2020 Season Review - Episode 94

12/20/2020
Peanut returns to the show to finish up their analysis of the F1 2020 Season. The boys take an overall look at the year and go team by team to discuss the performance of each driver and car over the season. Links: https://linktr.ee/OnTheBall

Duration:00:49:17

The NFC East Title Race & Minnesota Vikings are going to make the NFL Playoffs?? - Episode 93

12/17/2020
Pilch and Hamish are joined by James Curtis for the first time since the beginning of the NFL Season. We hear his opinions on the season as well as an in-depth analysis of an interesting week 14. The boys also provide predictions for Week 15. Linktree: https://linktr.ee/OnTheBall

Duration:00:48:17

Washington & NY Giants will make the NFL Playoffs?!? NFL Week 13 Review - Episode 92

12/10/2020
Pilch n Cork breakdown what was a hectic week in the NFL. They discuss the winners and losers as well as updating their predicted playoff brackets. The boys also look forward to Week 14 and provide some bold predictions. Linktree: linktr.ee/OnTheBall

Duration:00:46:38

Cash in on Deshaun Watson & Tyreek Hill??? - NFL Fantasy Week 13 Preview - Episode 91

12/3/2020
The crew are back to preview for some the final round of the regular season. The boys highlight trade targets, streaming candidates and evaluate tough 50/50 dilemmas. Links: https://linktr.ee/OnTheBall

Duration:00:49:30

Tennessee Titans Super Bowl Contenders & 49ers playoff locks??? Week 12 NFL Review - Episode 90

12/3/2020
Week 12 was an interesting week of NFL Football and Pilch n Cork are back to analyse it's every moment. The fellas announce the biggest winners and losers, update their predicted playoff brackets, evaluate week 12 award winners and preview Week 13. Links: https://linktr.ee/OnTheBall

Duration:00:48:12

Dallas Cowboys Playoff Chances, Carson Wentz Future & Miami Dolphins Out - Episode 88

11/28/2020
Pilch n Cork are back to breakdown the Week 11 action in the NFL. The lads go through their Winners and Losers, update their predicted playoff brackets, award players of the week and make both on field and betting predictions for Week 12. Links: https://linktr.ee/OnTheBall

Duration:00:49:29

Get on Ryan Tannehill, Get off the Minnesota Vikings & Herbert over Watson - Episode 89

11/28/2020
Pilch n Cork analyse the Week 12 NFL Fantasy Landscape. The boys go through the Buy Low and Sell High Trade Targets, Streaming Candidates and Start/Sit Dilemmas. Feel free to DM or comment your questions. Links: https://linktr.ee/OnTheBall

Duration:00:47:21