Cricket Library Weekly – Special Guest Trent Woodhill

This week on the Cricket Library Weekly, Robbie Mackinlay catches up with one of the real movers and shakers in world cricket Trent Woodhill. The conversation covers off on his time coaching the Melbourne Stars in the WBBL, the new innovations in the KFC Big Bash League as well as Trent sharing his thoughts on the remainder of the evenly poised Test series between Australia and India.

For the fist time this summer, Matt and Robbie take a look at the leaderboard in the Cricket Library Weekly Medal player of the year voting with a lot of congestion with players jostling for top spot.

Needless to say, they also address your questions in the highly popular Matt’s Mailbag segment with a query this week sent through by Kath in Albury. 

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Cricket Library Weekly – Farewell 2020

Join us this week for the final episode of the Cricket Library Weekly for 2020.

Robbie Mackinlay and Matt Ellis wrap up all the action from the 2nd Test at the MCG where India lead by Ajinkya Rahane levelled the series at 1-1.

The lads will also run their eye over the BBL as well as answering your questions in the highly popular Matt’s Mailbag segment.

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Thanks for all of your support in 2020!

Australia v India Test Series Preview

Join us this week on the Cricket Library Weekly for our Test Match Preview where Robbie and Matt will run their eyes over the squads for the highly anticipated series between Australia and India.

Robbie Mackinlay caught up with Gav Joshi who is covering the 1st Test from Adelaide to get the latest insights in the build up to day one of the Series starting on Thursday afternoon.

The lads will also run their eye over the BBL as well as answering your questions in the highly popular Matt’s Mailbag segment.

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Roberta Moretti Avery – Brazil Cricket Captain on the Cricket Library Podcast

Roberta Moretti-Avery is one of the most passionate cricket people you will ever meet. She is captain of the Brazil women’s team after taking up the game later in life than most.

In this episode of the Cricket Library Podcast we hear how Roberta developed a passion for the game, training in lockdown, captaining her country & learning how to bowl leg spin.

She also shares her desire to see the game grow in her home country Brazil as well as reflecting on the enormity of the Women’s World T20 that captured the imagination of people all around the globe.

Roberta gives considerable thought to her three net session selections and they are choices you are sure to appreciate.

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The Cricket Library Podcast – Interview With QLD Legend Chris Hartley

Chris Hartley, legend of Queensland Cricket, star of the Brisbane Heat and Sydney Thunder joins us to share his story on the latest edition of the Cricket Library Podcast.

The record breaking Queensland wicket keeper takes us on a trip down memory lane as we hear about where his passion for cricket began, an early encounter with an Australian captain, a tour of Pakistan, something he has in common with Matt Hayden, a ton in a Sheffield Shield final, playing 100 consecutive Shield games, taking over 500 catches, winning two BBL titles and find out the story behind his call up on the 2009 Ashes tour. 

Of course we will find out who the three selections are for who Chris would most like to join him in the nets. A true cricket nuffy, Chris Hartley’s passion for the game is sure to resonate with you and continue to inspire your love of the game. 

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Baggy Green 411 – Graham Manou

In his recent appearance on the Cricket Library Podcast with Matt Ellis, Graham Manou reflected on receiving his Baggy Green cap from Ricky Ponting as well as the positive culture in the Australian Cricket team.

Graham Manou reflecting on becoming Baggy Green 411

You can listen to the full conversation here.

What Did Winning The Sheffield Shield Mean To Peter McIntyre?

In what was a Sheffield Shield final for the ages South Australia were able to hold on for a draw with Jamie Siddons lifting the Shield in front of a loyal local crowd at the Adelaide Oval in 1995/6.

Last year on the Cricket Library Podcast we spoke with one of the heroes from the game, Baggy Green 364 Peter McIntyre who reflected on just how much winning the Sheffield Shield meant to him.

Baggy Green 364 Peter McIntyre on the Cricket Library Podcast with Matt Ellis

The Cricket Library Podcast – Interview With Baggy Green 413 Ryan Harris

Ryan Harris had quite a journey on his way to becoming Baggy Green 413. Along the way, he was part of an IPL winning team at the Deccan Chargers, won a Sheffield Shield and was player of the match in a domestic One Day Final for Queensland.

In this episode of the Cricket Library Podcast we will learn of where his passion for the game began, the hard conversation he had with his coach Wayne Phillips that was a turning point in his career & what it was like to be player of the series in an Ashes series in England and winning one 5-0 on home soil. We also get a run down of the famous delivery he bowled to dismiss Alistair Cook.

Needless to say, he will select three people he would most like to have a net with and for the first time a golfer is nominated to join two legendary cricketers who are also proficient golfers.

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