The Cricket Badger Weekly Podcast is back, rebadged and rebranded from World Cup to the Ashes. In week one James. Oli and Aakash preview the 2019 Ashes series and make their predictions on the series to come and the 1st Test at Edgbaston.
James Buttler, the Cricket Badger, is joined by Cricket 365’s Oli Fisher and cricket journalist Aakash Sivasubramaniam discuss the strengths and weaknesses of both sides and excitedly look forward to the biggest contest cricket can give us. There is a lot to discuss!The trio will be back every week throughout the Ashes series to assess the action just gone, chew over the talking points and make their predictions on the week ahead.
In this first episode they pick their series winner, the top batsman and bowlers from both teams and who will be Man of the Series. If you listened to the World Cup Weekly Podcast you will know there is a competitive charitable element to these predictions. The winner at the end of the Ashes series will be able to make a donation to the charity of his choice.
Gamble responsibly and we will see you next week! Enjoy the Ashes!
Stevens bagged five for 50 at Canterbury.
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Anderson admitted he struggled to find his groove as he laboured for match figures of one for 97 in last week’s victory over Pakistan.
The 38-year-old feels he is being written off ‘after one bad game’.
Somerset wrapped up victory in just two days.
He is preparing to travel to New Zealand.
Chris Woakes and Jos Buttler shared an important sixth-wicket partnership that set up a three-wicket victory at Old Trafford.
Butter’s 75 on day four helped England to victory over Pakistan in the first Test.
The wicketkeeper struggled behind the stumps but made 75 in a match-winning partnership with Chris Woakes.
Craig Overton claimed four wickets for 12 runs in the Bob Willis Trophy match.