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Imagine a podcast about cricket, and you’re halfway there. From their studio deep beneath the English Channel, Adam Bayfield and bumbling co-host/top pundit Tony Curr bring you a weekly dose of light-hearted discussion on all the burning issues of the moment. With more comment, analysis and lively debate than you’ll know what to do with, the World Cricket Show is your one-stop shop for colourful insight into the global game.

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Episodes

Episode 307 - End of Summer Special

9/20/2017
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Adam & Tony reflect on an eventful end to the English summer, as Essex claim Championship glory, West Indies yo-yo from dazzling to dismal, and England win a Test series but no one's really that happy about it. Plus, thoughts on the return of international cricket to Pakistan - great news all round, but is it sustainable long-term? All this and more on the latest World Cricket Show - support what we do at www.patreon.com/cricketshow

Duration: 00:46:31


Episode 306 - Headingley Report

9/6/2017
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Adam & Tony discuss West Indies' win at Headingley: brilliant, historic, and totally out of the blue. Were we too quick to write them off? How good is Shai Hope? And what does it all say about England? Plus, thoughts on Warner in Bangladesh and the jaw-dropping IPL TV deal, and Tony gets very excited about the prospect of another royal baby. All this and more on the latest World Cricket Show - support what we do at patreon.com/cricketshow

Duration: 00:54:54


Episode 305 - Edgbaston Report

8/24/2017
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Adam & Tony discuss England's huge win over West Indies at Edgbaston. Did the day/night experiment work? Is Stuart Broad quite a good bowler? And are West Indies really this bad? Plus, thoughts on Afridi, scheduling, and Guernsey v Jersey, and Tony officially becomes a celebrity. All this and more on the latest World Cricket Show - support what we do at patreon.com/cricketshow

Duration: 00:51:34


Episode 304 - Oval Report

8/2/2017
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Adam & Tony reflect on another one-sided Test match at the Oval. Are England actually good after all? Is Roland-Jones the real deal? Was this Stokes's best innings? And why are we not seeing any close Test matches at the moment? Plus, thoughts on the Women's World Cup, Tony tries out his broadcasting voice, and Adam gets some new idols. All this and more on the latest World Cricket Show - support what we do at patreon.com/cricketshow

Duration: 00:52:38


Episode 303 - Trent Bridge (& Lord's) Report

7/21/2017
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Adam & Tony reflect on a rollercoaster start to the England-South Africa Test series. Are England as bad as the defeat at Trent Bridge suggests? How can they fix the batting? And is Philander a better all-rounder than Stokes? Plus, thoughts on Ireland and Afghanistan joining the Test cricket party, and a holiday bantathlon gets more competitive than you might expect. All this and more on the latest World Cricket Show - support what we do at patreon.com/cricketshow

Duration: 00:50:27


Episode 302 - Champions Trophy Review

6/22/2017
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Adam & Tony reflect on Pakistan's memorable Champions Trophy victory. After such a dreadful start to the tournament, how did they turn it around? Where's this lad Fakhar Zaman come from? And where's this lad Mohammad Amir come from? Plus, fallout from the fantasy league, Tony bowls another extraordinary over at the death, and it gets very, very hot in the studio. All this and more on the latest World Cricket Show - support what we do at patreon.com/cricketshow

Duration: 00:21:26


Episode 301 - Champions Trophy Preview

5/29/2017
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Adam & Tony preview the Champions Trophy with a forensically detailed team-by-team rundown of all the teams. Will Australia be distracted by contracts? Could Pakistan struggle? Will Sri Lanka do better than expected? And, whisper it, could England actually be...the favourites? Plus, details on how to get involved in our fantasy league, and Tony makes a somewhat tragic pick for the best moment of his life. All this and more on the latest World Cricket Show - support what we do at...

Duration: 00:27:29


Episode 300

5/17/2017
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We did it! On the 300th episode, Adam & Tony pay tribute to Misbah, Younis, and above all themselves. Plus, the Aussies get tangled up over contracts, the IPL grinds on, and Tony bowls an unforgettable over for Authors CC. All this and more on the latest World Cricket Show - support what we do at patreon.com/cricketshow

Duration: 00:33:18


Episode 299 - Herding Cats

5/3/2017
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Adam & Tony take another swing at the IPL, discussing Ben Stokes' quality, Dwayne Smith's mediocrity, RCB's failure, and Mumbai's quiet charge towards the title. Plus, author Charlie Campbell dials in to discuss his book 'Herding Cats: The Art of Amateur Cricket Captaincy'. What's the secret to Sunday supremacy? All this and more on the latest World Cricket Show - support what we do at patreon.com/cricketshow

Duration: 01:02:44


Episode 298 - IPL Fun

4/26/2017
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Adam & Tony discuss IPL 10 as it hits the halfway mark. Gayle's struggling - can he ever be dropped? Meanwhile, Narine's going bonkers - could pinch hitting be a new T20 trend? Plus, some county chat, a look ahead to the upcoming (sort of) English international summer, Kane Williamson throws 180, Mike Riley cries on a bus, and Tony stuffs a ludicrous amount of mash potato into his gob. All this and more on the latest World Cricket Show - support what we do at patreon.com/cricketshow

Duration: 00:47:00


Episode 297 - Dharamsala Report/IPL Preview

4/5/2017
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Adam & Tony look back on India's triumph at Dharamsala. Heartbreak for Australia - but can they go home feeling proud? And after 13 exhausting Tests, what have we learned about India? Plus, a full preview of IPL 10. Who's going to win? How will the English players get on? And will Adam finally get on board the IPL bandwagon? All this and more on the latest World Cricket Show - support what we do at patreon.com/cricketshow

Duration: 00:46:19


Episode 296 - Ranchi Report

3/23/2017
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After a drawn Test in Ranchi, Adam & Tony discuss Handscomb, Jadeja and Pujara, and why Steve Smith is both the best batsman in the world and the most underrated batsman in the world. Oh, and there's some stuff about Virat Kohli too. Plus, journalist Charlie Reynolds dials in to discuss his experience covering the Pakistan Super League, and Adam proves yet again that he's a brave little soldier. All this and more on the latest World Cricket Show - support what we do at patreon.com/cricketshow

Duration: 01:13:11


Episode 295 - Bangalore (& Pune) Report

3/8/2017
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Adam & Tony discuss two remarkable Test matches in India. No one expected the Aussies to play this well - how have they done it? Where did this Steve O'Keefe come from? But now that Ashwin and India have levelled things up, have the home side got the momentum? Plus, thoughts on Kohli v Smith and England's wins in Antigua, and Tony keeps leaving his shoes on the roof. All this and more on the latest World Cricket Show - support what we do at patreon.com/cricketshow

Duration: 00:26:06


Episode 294 - IPL Fever

2/22/2017
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Adam & Tony discuss the exciting chaos at the IPL auction, and the exciting chaos of the ICC's latest plans for Test cricket's future. Guys, they've done it again! Plus, thoughts on Australia's chances in India, Tony decorates his squat, and Adam makes friends with a robot. All this and more on the latest World Cricket Show - support what we do at patreon.com/cricketshow

Duration: 00:47:52


Episode 293 - Farewell Captain Cook

2/8/2017
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Adam & Tony discuss the #breaking news that Alastair Cook's resigned. Right decision to go? How will history judge his legacy? And who should be next? Plus, thoughts on England's astonishing collapse in Bangalore, and Adam delivers yet more biting political satire. All this and more on the latest World Cricket Show - support what we do at patreon.com/cricketshow

Duration: 00:45:07


Episode 292 - ODI Review

1/25/2017
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Adam & Tony look back on an extremely entertaining one-day series in India. England lost 2-1 - but was there actually lots to be encouraged by? Is Yuvraj back for good? Is Kohli an all-time great already? And who exactly would want to be a bowler nowadays? Plus, New Zealand break records against Bangladesh, KP blanks Dan Evans, and Adam gets a bit carried away with holiday souvenirs. All this and more on the latest World Cricket Show - support what we do at patreon.com/cricketshow

Duration: 01:00:20


Episode 291 - Kolpak Crisis

1/12/2017
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On the first pod of 2017, Adam & Tony discuss South Africa's Kolpak crisis. Are the players to blame? Why are so many leaving now? And what can be done to stem the flow? Plus, thoughts on Warner, Yasir Shah, Cook's future and #Lynnsanity, and Tony gets very excited about chicken balls. All this and more on the latest World Cricket Show - support what we do at patreon.com/cricketshow

Duration: 00:52:15


Episode 290 - Christmas Special 2016

12/14/2016
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On a very special Christmas Special, Adam and Tony talk to Cricinfo's Tim Wigmore about the future of Test cricket. Will it survive? And if so, what will it look like? Plus, thoughts on a massive win for India in Mumbai. England outclassed - should Cook stand down? And is Kohli actually quite good? And if all that wasn't enough, ABC's Adam Collins joins in to talk Australia's Test nightmare & preview this season of the BBL. All this and more on this WCS Christmas Special - support what we...

Duration: 01:25:36


Episode 289 - Mohali (& Vizag) Report

12/1/2016
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Adam & Tony look back on two tough Tests for England in India. Where has it gone wrong? Have they disgraced themselves? Or are India actually quite a good team? Plus, thoughts on FafDuPlessisEatsAMintgate, New Zealand pull off an astonishing win over Pakistan, and Tony karaokes his way into a new decade. All this and more on the latest World Cricket Show - support what we do at patreon.com/cricketshow

Duration: 00:50:24


Episode 288 - Rajkot Review

11/17/2016
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Adam and Tony discuss an intriguing Test in Rajkot. England surpassed expectations - but can they sustain it over the series? Will India get better? Is Kohli overrated? Should Anderson return? And the big question: Where Were You When...Haseeb Hameed got a fifty? Plus, it's crisis time in Australia, crisis time in the Caribbean, Adam turns out to be a right little crybaby, and Tony gets annoyed about people getting annoyed about people getting annoyed about Mankads. All this and more on...

Duration: 01:03:30

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