The Emerging Cricket Podcast
Ireland v Zimbabwe, Nepal v Malaysia, Pacific Games, USA Shuffles and more with Tasneem-Summer Khan

Ireland v Zimbabwe, Nepal v Malaysia, Pacific Games, USA Shuffles and more with Tasneem-Summer Khan

July 19, 2019

The boys are joined by Tasneem-Summer Khan (@summeryael on Twitter), who was part of the commentary team for the Ireland/Zimbabwe series. Despite the thrilling World Cup final the group bemoan the tournament format, before discussing Zimbabwe's tour of Ireland, Nepal's visit to Malaysia, Americas U19 World Cup Qualifying and the Pacific Games in Samoa, where scorecards have been tough to uncover.

The group also look at Denmark's two T20s against Finland, USA admin changes and the Criiio Cup, before rounding up the week in Emerging Cricket news.

The European Cricket League, with Daniel Weston

The European Cricket League, with Daniel Weston

July 12, 2019

In a not-to-be-missed chat Daniel Beswick (@dgbeswick1) sits down with ex-tech founder, global macro hedge fund manager, German men’s national team member and founder of the European Cricket League, Daniel Weston.

Weston explains the process of founding the ECL, as well as starting up German Cricket TV and the European Cricket Network.

From buying 18 Go Pros to broadcast action of the national team, to the explosive growth of German clubs around the country, Weston details his elaborate plan for Cricket to be Europe's summer bat and ball sport, by building the club structures and ultimately participation across the continent.

Women’s Euro T20 Qualifiers, Ireland v Zimbabwe, Euro T20 Slam and ECL snippet with Daniel Weston

Women’s Euro T20 Qualifiers, Ireland v Zimbabwe, Euro T20 Slam and ECL snippet with Daniel Weston

July 12, 2019

The boys wraps up the Women's Euro T20 World Cup qualifier, where the last entrant for the Global qualifier was locked up. We review Ireland's 'greensweep' of Zimbabwe, and discuss two separate European competitions coming up - the Franchise Euro T20 Slam and the European Cricket League, where 8 of Europe's domestic champions battle it out in La Manga.

For our ECL chat, we play a snippet of our chat with Daniel Weston, the founder of the league.

Episode 13 Part 2 with Peter Della Penna

Episode 13 Part 2 with Peter Della Penna

July 2, 2019

Part 2 of our two-part special with ESPN Cricinfo's Peter Della Penna. The team and Peter discuss Afghanistan's World Cup campaign, the Global Canadian T20 and round up other news bits and pieces from the Emerging Cricket world.

Episode 13 Part 1 with Peter Della Penna

Episode 13 Part 1 with Peter Della Penna

July 1, 2019

Part 1 of a two-part special with ESPN Cricinfo's Peter Della Penna. The team and Peter discuss Men's European T20 Qualifiers, Zimbabwe's Tour of the Netherlands, the Kwibuka Women's Tournament and more.

Netherlands coach Ryan Campbell on beating Zimbabwe & the Euro T20 Slam

Netherlands coach Ryan Campbell on beating Zimbabwe & the Euro T20 Slam

June 28, 2019

New recruit Dan Kelly (@djkelly0) chats with Netherlands head coach Ryan Campbell after their successful ODI and T20I series against Zimbabwe, building the next generation of Dutch stars and what the Euro T20 Slam means for cricket in the nation

Japan in the U19 CWC, USA T20 Lawsuit and Afghanistan’s poor World Cup

Japan in the U19 CWC, USA T20 Lawsuit and Afghanistan’s poor World Cup

June 15, 2019

In a bumper episode, we cover the sensational events in Japan where the PNG U19 team forfeited their last match, Afghanistan's winless World Cup, the T20 World Cup Europe Finals and the upcoming Netherlands v Zimbabwe ODI & T20I series.

We also speak to Japan head coach Dhugal Beddingfield after the country qualified for its first global ICC event after the Sano-hosted East Asia Pacific U19 Qualifier. 

8. Cricket in Mexico, with Craig White, Central American Championships and the effect of T20I status

8. Cricket in Mexico, with Craig White, Central American Championships and the effect of T20I status

June 8, 2019

Nick (@HeliocentCric) speaks with Craig White (@YourManInMexico) who is secretary of the Mexico Cricket Association.

He talks about developing cricket in the country, the time Fred Trueman played in Mexico, and the work that went into organising the recent Central American Championships, where Belize, Costa Rica, Panama and the MCC travelled to Reforma Athletic Club. Both men's and women's events were run concurrently.

CWC League 2, CPL draft list, another Sandeep rant, Women’s qualifiers and a tournament in Mexico.

CWC League 2, CPL draft list, another Sandeep rant, Women’s qualifiers and a tournament in Mexico.

May 22, 2019

The team looks at the all-ODI Cricket World Cup League 2 draw and the CPL draft. Rashid Khan looks to be triple booked.

There have been ICC Women's Qualifiers completed in Africa and East Asia Pacific, and the men's Africa T20 World Cup Qualifier has started in Uganda.

The Central American Championship were played in Mexico last month and Ireland & Scotland are both hosting some full member fixtures, including a match against England that Ireland could've won.

...and Bes has another rant about Delhi not picking Sandeep.

7. Cricket in Uganda, with Denis Musali

7. Cricket in Uganda, with Denis Musali

May 18, 2019

We continue our series of chats to those growing cricket in the sport's new world with Daniel Beswick (@dgbeswick1) speaking to Denis Musali, Head of Digital Communications of Cricket Uganda.

Denis represented Uganda at two U19 World Cups, playing against a golden age of youth international cricketers, with many taking part at the upcoming Cricket World Cup.

While bemoaning the smaller 2019 World Cup, Denis discusses the state of Ugandan cricket and shares stories of playing some of the world's best for his country. He also passes his judgement of the current men's U19s and the Women's senior team, who both narrowly missed out on qualification for the U19s World Cup and the T20/CWC World Qualifiers respectively.

Finally, Denis previews the Men's Africa T20 World Cup Qualifier, which is being hosted in his home country.

This is not one to miss, with Denis a fantastic guest with some incredible stories and knowledge to share!