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Greg James, Jimmy Anderson and Felix White with an alternative (and sometimes musical) look at cricket...

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Greg James, Jimmy Anderson and Felix White with an alternative (and sometimes musical) look at cricket...

    The Declare Flare

    The Declare Flare

    Greg, Jimmy and Felix review the second Test between England and West Indies, plus Mattchin has an idea to improve the game, the genius that is Ben Stokes, a new nickname for Jimmy, boring innings and Happy National Mango Day.

    • 59 min
    CRICKET.IS.BACK.

    CRICKET.IS.BACK.

    Greg, Jimmy and Felix look back at the first Test between England and West Indies, plus ‘Parachutes’ at 20, sweaty players, 1980s camera angles, cardboard cut outs and awards.

    • 1 hr 13 min
    99 Not Out

    99 Not Out

    Greg, Jimmy and Felix are joined by two special guests to celebrate Tailenders reaching 99 not out. Plus Mattchin has been digging through the back catalogue for his latest quiz, a new take on ‘Project Mobilisation’ and Jimmy gives an insight into life in the ‘Bio-Bubble’ in Southampton.

    • 1 hr 22 min
    Dads

    Dads

    Greg, Jimmy and Felix celebrate Father's Day plus a plan is hatched to get Mattchin into the first Test between England and West Indies, General Cricketing Gladness, an update on Jimmy’s magpie problem, the best worst batsman in the world and the return of Twelfth Mansplaining.

    • 1 hr 15 min
    The Phone In

    The Phone In

    Greg, Jimmy and Felix open the phone lines to the wonderful Tailenders listeners. Plus, Isa Guha is our special guest and the return of ‘Poetry Cow Corner’.

    • 1 hr 8 min
    The Sound Bath and Twelfth Mansplaining

    The Sound Bath and Twelfth Mansplaining

    With no real cricket due to Lockdown, Greg, Jimmy, Felix and Mattchin evoke their inner ‘Brian Eno’ to immerse themselves in a ‘cricketing sound bath’.

    Plus a new game from Mattchin, ’Twelfth Mansplaining’, an incredible ‘GCG’, Jimmy gives an update on his solo training regime and an appeal for the Tailenders community to help us out with the next show.

    • 38 min

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