The Emerging Cricket Podcast
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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Global pathways, stats and eligibility with Andrew Nixon

Global pathways, stats and eligibility with Andrew Nixon

April 10, 2020

The Emerging Cricket Podcast reaches 50! In our milestone episode we catch up with one of the most vocal fans of Associate cricket, Andrew Nixon, to discuss a range of issues in the emerging game.

EC Chats to PDP - Part 2

EC Chats to PDP - Part 2

April 3, 2020

In part two of our chat with Peter Della Penna of ESPNCricinfo, we discuss more issues in the game across America and the emerging world.

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EC chats to PDP - Part 1

EC chats to PDP - Part 1

March 27, 2020

With the lack of cricket, we've sat down with ESPNCricinfo's Peter Della Penna to discuss a range of cricket topics, from issues in the emerging game, the trials of USA cricket, and his unique personal story of entering the sphere of cricket media. We're rolling this out in multiple parts so lookout for more from us in the coming weeks.

BONUS: Daniel Beswick talks T20 World Cup Chances on Sport FM

BONUS: Daniel Beswick talks T20 World Cup Chances on Sport FM

March 23, 2020

Bes joined Darcy Middleton from Sport FM 91.3 in Perth to look ahead to the Men's T20 World Cup which begins in October, and hopefully at a time when the curve is flattened! The boys talk emerging darkhorses, players to watch and the logistics of having a tournament under the circumstances.