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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...

    Two Chaps in Hazmat Suits

    Two Chaps in Hazmat Suits

    Greg, Jimmy and Felix look ahead to the third Test against India, ably assisted by Mattchin and his ’scientific research’ into how the pink ball might behave in Ahmedabad. Plus a new quiz, a quest to find Mattchin a Serbian girlfriend and Jimmy reveals how Dua Lipa helped him in the first Test.

    • 52 min
    Chennai Cheers

    Chennai Cheers

    The inside story of THAT over, plus Mattchin slides into Jack Leach’s DMs, sweaty hands, zing bails, big cheques, County Cricket cheese on toast, the hunt for clay and Who Are You?

    • 1 hr 8 min
    Pacino and De Niro

    Pacino and De Niro

    Jimmy brings a very special guest to the podcast while Mattchin ‘reinvents’ the sporting interview with a dramatic twist. Plus beans, cheese, Macca, Weller and ovens.

    • 49 min
    Antlers Are Necessary

    Antlers Are Necessary

    An emergency podcast (sort of) as The Tailenders assemble to look back at the extraordinary events at The Gabba in the final Test between Australia and India. Plus, Felix enters the ‘Sharky Tank’, cheese on toast cancel culture, tight shorts, thumbs up photos, heckling and the battle for The Moose Cup.

    • 1 hr 20 min
    Howzat, Hamzat and Whozat

    Howzat, Hamzat and Whozat

    New Year, New Tailenders but still the usual mix of ’Twaddly Chat’ covering a wide range of topics, including Australia v India, England’s upcoming series against Sri Lanka, cheese on toast and the return of ‘General Cricketing Sadness’.

    Plus Mattchin brings back a ‘classic’ game and Felix has been using his time in Lockdown to come up with a new formula for the World Test Championship.

    • 59 min
    Christmas Cheers

    Christmas Cheers

    Greg, Jimmy, Felix and Mattchin assemble for an ‘Emergency Tier 4’ podcast to make sure no Tailender is alone this Christmas.

    Featuring listener stories, a special guest, Mattchin’s quizzes (including arguably the greatest Crusic of all time) and more cheese chat.

    Plus a look back at THAT India collapse and a preview of the Boxing Day test at the MCG.

    • 1 hr 16 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
3.8K Ratings

3.8K Ratings

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Mutechin, Greg, Felix, Jimmy and Sharky are like my best friends, it’s a friendship club randomers are allowed to join and I’ll be eternally grateful.

Guaranteed laugh out loud japes with clever, sometimes poignant, loosely cricketing based chat. “How are you, WHO are you?” had me howling with laughter in deserted streets on a late night walk (Feb 21) as does the false teeth story (Jul 19) every single time ... I’ve listened MANY times.

The Mattchin report is goosebumpy poetry (Hackey live Oct 19) and watching the Instagram live quiz unfold (Apr 20) was tears-running-down-my-cheek hysterical. It has been said many times but Mattchin is an absolute genius, don’t ever let him go....... well. Cheers!

JRK1992 ,

Cheers

Favourite podcast I’ve listened to, wasn’t a cricket fan before but have really gotten into it now. Also enjoyable if you just like cheese on toast. Ps. Start from the beginning or nothing will make sense, it’s worth it

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Ptang Yang Kipperbang

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