The CRICKETher Weekly – Episode 165

This week we discuss the start of the Lottie Cup:

  • The evolution of batting in English domestic cricket
  • Who is winning the race to be England wicketkeeper in the Ashes?
  • Is Heather Knight MIA?
  • Plus, do the ICC’s new Playing Conditions about mandatory helmets go far enough?


The CRICKETher Weekly – Episode 164

On Women’s County T20 Finals Day, we continue our deep-dive into women’s domestic cricket:

  • New contracts for Scotland – and how the ECB can help grow Scottish cricket via the regions
  • The problems with women’s club cricket…
  • …and what that means for the future of women’s county cricket

The CRICKETher Weekly – Episode 163

This week:

  • It’s the end of an era as Katherine Sciver-Brunt retires
  • Round 4 of the #RHFTrophy – why is Syd on the phone to the ECB?
  • Plus, we ask you: If the Hundred really is ending, what should the future of women’s domestic cricket look like?

The CRICKETher Weekly – Episode 162

This week:

  • We’re at Beckenham watching Vipers get back on track in the RHF
  • Raf chats to Player of the Match Lauren Bell
  • Rumours that The Men’s Hundred could be abolished… but what about the women?
  • Why we’re uncomfortable about the proposed overseas draft in WBBL

The CRICKETher Weekly – Episode 160

This week:

  • WPL set to clash with WBBL – what happens now?
  • Players to watch out for in the RHF Trophy
  • New report into the finance of English cricket – is The Hundred sustainable?
  • West Indies sack Courtney Walsh, but was he the problem?
  • (Also… Syd is angry with the rain!)

The CRICKETher Weekly – Episode 159

This week:

  • #WPL going home and away
  • Frustrating pay disparities in England men’s & women’s cricket
  • We’ve FINALLY got some red ball domestic cricket… but why are the ECB keeping it so quiet?

PS – Can you guess the two players on the backdrop today, playing in a Super 4s game a few years back?

The CRICKETher Weekly – Episode 158

This week:

  • FairBreak on TV & why the ICC needs to intervene in the broadcast landscape
  • Australia’s pay rises & the importance of player associations effectively representing their women members
  • Will Phoebe Litchfield get to play in the Ashes?