WCL5 and ICC Annual Meeting; Associate and Affiliate Cricket Podcast
After an extended break, Andrew Nixon (@andrewnixon79) joins Russell Degnan (@idlesummers) to discuss World Cricket League Division 5 (0:20) including interviews with Neil MacRae, Anthony Hawkins-Kay and Ben Kynman. Also reviewed are Ireland’s matches against Sri Lanka (15:49), PNG’s victories over Kenya in the WCLC (19:13) as well as various tournaments on the European continent (22:53) and in Africa. There is news of coaching appointments (25:21), the Ireland annual conference (28:45), the possible ramifications of Brexit (29:51), the return of USACA shenanigans (37:02) and a SACA-China partnership. The ICC conference had few tangible outcomes but we discuss them at length (42:10). Finally, there are previews of the women’s qualifiers in Europe and EAP and Afghanistan’s tour of Scotland and Ireland (59:20).