The Offspin

The Spinoff's Cricket World Cup podcast.

Cricket World Cup 2019
Jun 14, 2019

The Offspin podcast: rainy days and father figures

In episode seven of The Offspin, with more bad weather in England and not a lot of cricket being played, we took the opportunity to reminisce on our personal journeys in the sport.

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Cricket World Cup 2019
Jun 13, 2019

The Offspin podcast: Suzie Bates on how to grow women's cricket

White Ferns superstar Suzie Bates joins The Offspin to discuss the growth of the women's game, pay inequality, and provide her expert tips for the Black Caps on English playing conditions.

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Cricket World Cup 2019
Jun 9, 2019

The Offspin podcast: The romantic Afghanistan cricket story faces up to reality

In this episode The Offspin is joined by Basir Safi and Ismail Wardak, two passionate Kiwi-Afghani cricket lovers.

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Cricket World Cup 2019
Jun 8, 2019

The Offspin podcast: playing cricket after Christchurch

In a special edition of The Offspin, Mohammad Isam, ESPN Cricinfo’s Bangladesh correspondent, spoke to the podcast about his experience of the Christchurch terror attack, and the effect had on him and the team.

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Cricket World Cup 2019
Jun 6, 2019

The Offspin podcast: At last, a real cricketer joins the show

The Black Caps are two from two at the top of the Cricket World Cup table.

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Cricket World Cup 2019
Jun 2, 2019

The Offspin podcast: a Black Caps win, plus the big question – is the uniform good?

In the second episode of The Offspin esteemed uniform ranker Calum Henderson joins the podcast to discuss the Black Caps comprehensive victory over Sri Lanka, uniform fashion trends and Simon Doull's glorious goatee from 1999.

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Cricket World Cup 2019
May 30, 2019

The Offspin podcast: Can the Black Caps win the World Cup? (Maybe, but probably not)

The first ball in the 2019 Cricket World Cup is about to be bowled and to celebrate we've launched a new podcast, The Offspin, where our resident cricket tragics (in the truest sense of the concept) fill the hole of not being in England with the sound of banter.  

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