49 episodes

Welcome to Short Fine Legs. A cricket podcast that spits off a length into the corridor of uncertainty. A tantalising delivery of hostile snorters that gets tongues wagging like errantly wafting bats. Mostly it's just jargon. Daniel Gallan is a freelance journalist who has spent too much of his life watching highlights of Brian Lara and poring over old scorecards. Join him and an array of guests from the world of cricket. 

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Welcome to Short Fine Legs. A cricket podcast that spits off a length into the corridor of uncertainty. A tantalising delivery of hostile snorters that gets tongues wagging like errantly wafting bats. Mostly it's just jargon. Daniel Gallan is a freelance journalist who has spent too much of his life watching highlights of Brian Lara and poring over old scorecards. Join him and an array of guests from the world of cricket. 

    The Netherlands? Yes, the Netherlands.

    The Netherlands? Yes, the Netherlands.

    South Africa take on the Dutch, but rather than feel resentment and a need for revenge as we do whenever whenever our other former colonial master is in town, the men in orange will be greeted with curiosity and a little confusion.

    Helping to form a clearer picture is Bertus de Jongh, a freelance journo who is the man in the know.

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    • 34 min
    Proteas must find Dutch courage

    Proteas must find Dutch courage

    A 3-0 win over the Netherlands is a the least we should expect from South Africa. It's a bold new approach that we'd like to see.

    Helping Dan find out if this experimental side is up to the task is Mpho Mutloane.

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    • 27 min
    Hey CSA play fast and loose with reality

    Hey CSA play fast and loose with reality

    The Proteas performed admirably but still came up short. That's much we can stomach. What we can't digest is the narrative that results don't matter. Cricket South Africa's misguided tweet is an insult to fans and does the important push for transformation a disservice.

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    • 12 min
    Eng v SA T20 WC with our friend - Nick Friend

    Eng v SA T20 WC with our friend - Nick Friend

    South Africa are going through to the semis! At least they will if they beat England on Saturday in what is surely the most challenging task in world cricket right now.

    Finding out how they can/will achieve this, Dan spoke to Nick Friend, journalist at the Cricketer Magazine. they unpacked Jos Buttler's sensational form, Tabraiz Shamsi's legacy and the brewing storm coming out of Yorkshire.

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    • 27 min
    South Africa with destiny in their own hands

    South Africa with destiny in their own hands

    It was Miller's time against Sri Lanka as the big hitting lefty lived up to the promise to deliver the goods. That means the Proteas are the masters of their own destiny. Can they drag themselves to an unlikely semi-final spot? What awaits in the form of Bangladesh? And what do you make of Temba Bavuma's captaincy on and off the field?

    These questions and more answered right here.

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    • 19 min
    Can South Africa win the T20 World Cup

    Can South Africa win the T20 World Cup

    Dan rides solo as he asks, and answers, the question on the lips of every Proteas fan. Sure, they can win the thing, but how?

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    • 12 min

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