The Emerging Cricket Podcast
Sharks win Vanuatu Blast, European cricket-fest and part 2 of Chris Pearce on Czech Cricket

Sharks win Vanuatu Blast, European cricket-fest and part 2 of Chris Pearce on Czech Cricket

June 19, 2020

We review the final of the BetBarter Vanuatu Blast as the Ifira Sharks win the trophy and look at the European Cricket League's expansion as it signs on yet more nations.

Live action continues across Europe, including the Czech Republic, where we head to for part two of our chat with Chris Pearce.

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ICC competition news, Vanuatu, Europe + Czech Cricket with Chris Pearce Pt1!

ICC competition news, Vanuatu, Europe + Czech Cricket with Chris Pearce Pt1!

June 12, 2020

Another bumper week of news as cricket slowly returns to normality! We discuss Vanuatu Blast goings on, European Cricket via the ECN, and keep you in the loop with news on ICC competitions before part one of our chat with Chris Pearce in the Czech Republic!

Cricket in Germany with Brian Mantle part two PLUS news from the Vanuatu Blast, Guernsey and Finland!

Cricket in Germany with Brian Mantle part two PLUS news from the Vanuatu Blast, Guernsey and Finland!

June 5, 2020

On this week's pod we're joined again by German Cricket Federation CEO Brian Mantle in part two of our chat, and we discuss cricket action from Vanuatu, Guernsey and Finland, through the European Cricket Network! If you're one of our patrons you have an extended show ready to enjoy as well!

German cricket boom with Brian Mantle part one PLUS Vanuatu, Mexico with Craig White and ICC news!

German cricket boom with Brian Mantle part one PLUS Vanuatu, Mexico with Craig White and ICC news!

May 29, 2020

On this week's show we sit down with German Cricket Federation CEO Brian Mantle for part one of our chat discussing the near-unbelievable growth of the game, plus we chat Vanuatu Blast, ICC news and we get an update from Mexico Cricket Association's Craig White.

Norman Vanua on the Barra Miracle, qualifying for the T20WC, Pacific Cricket - Part 2 PLUS Vanuatu Blast and other EC news!

Norman Vanua on the Barra Miracle, qualifying for the T20WC, Pacific Cricket - Part 2 PLUS Vanuatu Blast and other EC news!

May 22, 2020

We catch up again with Norman Vanua who discusses the emotion of WCL2 and ODI status, T20 World Cup qualifying, what it means to be a Barra, the growth of the game in the Pacific and what he wants banned from cricket! Plus we chat Vanuatu T10 Blast and choose a team to support over the next few weeks!

PNG’s Norman Vanua - Hanuabada Village, The Barras’ red ball aspirations & rehabilitating the U19s - Part 1

PNG’s Norman Vanua - Hanuabada Village, The Barras’ red ball aspirations & rehabilitating the U19s - Part 1

May 15, 2020

PNG All-rounder and EC Ambassador Norman Vanua is our guest for this edition of the podcast. In part one of a wide-ranging conversation, the hard-hitting right-hander takes us behind the scenes to tell us who is dominating isolation training - both in output and on the Whatsapp chat, the Barras' red ball aspirations; the famous Hanuabada Village, growing the game across PNG and the rehabilitation of the U19s squad after the incident that saw the team forfeit a crucial match during the World Cup Qualifier in 2019.

Thailand, Katy Perry & 86,000 at the MCG, with Max Abbott from the T20 World Cup

Thailand, Katy Perry & 86,000 at the MCG, with Max Abbott from the T20 World Cup

May 8, 2020

On this week’s Emerging Cricket Podcast, we speak to T20 World Cup Media and Communications Manager, and EC Patron, Max Abbott.

From planning digital media strategy in promoting both the men’s and women’s tournament to watching 86,000 people fill the MCG for the women’s final, Abbott reflects on how he and his team played their part in promoting the game, and some of the amazing stories along the way.

Live Cricket (!) in Vanuatu and broader Issues of sport with Tasneem-Summer Khan - Part 2

Live Cricket (!) in Vanuatu and broader Issues of sport with Tasneem-Summer Khan - Part 2

May 1, 2020

Before we catch up with Tasneem-Summer Khan for part two of our chat, we discuss cricket played out in Vanuatu and Taiwan over the last weekend as things start to open up again during the Covid-19 outbreak.

Broader Issues of Cricket and Sport with Tasneem-Summer Khan - Part 1

Broader Issues of Cricket and Sport with Tasneem-Summer Khan - Part 1

April 24, 2020

We catch up with Human Rights Lawyer and one of EC's own, Tasneem-Summer Khan, to discuss human and cultural issues in cricket, particularly during the Covid pandemic.

Scottish Cricket with Jake Perry

Scottish Cricket with Jake Perry

April 17, 2020

On this week's episode of the Emerging Cricket Podcast, we discuss the game in Scotland with Jake Perry, who has just released a book, titled The Secret Game - Tales of Scottish Cricket.

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