Hit For Six
S3 E6 - World T20 Preview with Hundred Star Jake Lintott

S3 E6 - World T20 Preview with Hundred Star Jake Lintott

October 20, 2021

The World T20 is finally here - a year later than originally planned and in a different part of the world! Michael and Rob are joined by Southern Brave and Warwickshire's Jake Lintott - fresh off his breakthrough Summer - to discuss the tournament, who the star players will be and who may end up as Champions.

S3 E5 - England vs India Wrap-up

S3 E5 - England vs India Wrap-up

October 5, 2021

Did India forfeit the final Test because they wanted to stay COVID free for the IPL? Should the series be declared a 2-2 draw? Michael and Rob dissect the controversial ending to the England India series, as well as pay tribute to Moeen Ali and reflect on Warwickshire's victorious end to the County Championship season.

S3 E4 - England vs India - Midseries Review!

S3 E4 - England vs India - Midseries Review!

September 1, 2021

After a two month hiatus, Michael and Rob are back to discuss England's series with India so far. There have been highs, lows, an agonising defeat, a dominant victory and a few bits of controversy to boot! Plenty for the pair to get stuck into after a couple of months apart.

S3 E3 - Defeat to the Black Caps, Robinson Tweets and the WTC Final

S3 E3 - Defeat to the Black Caps, Robinson Tweets and the WTC Final

June 20, 2021

After a temporary hiatus, Michael and Rob are back to continue Series 3. In this episode they review England's disappointing series defeat to New Zealand, discuss the controversy around Ollie Robinson's suspension and briefly look ahead to the World Test Championship final between India and New Zealand.

S3 E2 - England Cricket and Olympic Chaplain: Rev Andrew Wingfield-Digby

S3 E2 - England Cricket and Olympic Chaplain: Rev Andrew Wingfield-Digby

April 30, 2021

This week Michael and Rob are joined by former England Cricket and Olympic Chaplain Rev Andrew Wingfield-Digby. A fine cricketer in his own right, Andrew played first class cricket for Oxford University and the Combined Universities XI, and also captained Dorset in the Minor Counties Championship. He later went on to be a chaplain for the England Cricket team, as well as chaplain at three Olympic Games! All of this and more is recounted in a wide ranging interview, as the trio speak about the time he brought Minor Counties cricket into disrepute to how identity and sport interlink.

S3 E1 - County Cricket Matters Editor: Annie Chave

S3 E1 - County Cricket Matters Editor: Annie Chave

April 11, 2021

Lockdown 3.0 is slowly coming to an end, the county cricket season has started and Hit for Six is back for a third series! To kick things off, Rob and Michael are joined by County Cricket Matters Editor Annie Chave as they discuss the merits of the 4 day game, watching cricket alone and the Hundred.

S2 E13 - India Test Series Review

S2 E13 - India Test Series Review

March 13, 2021

It all started so well... but alas it wasn't to be... England succumbed to a chastening 3-1 series defeat at the hands of India! To review it all, and look ahead to the T20 Series, Michael and Rob are joined by friend (and Indian fan) Jaimin Patel.

S2 E12 - TMS Commentator Daniel Norcross

S2 E12 - TMS Commentator Daniel Norcross

March 2, 2021

This week Michael and Rob are joined by TMS commentator Daniel Norcross as they discuss England's ignominious defeat in Ahmedabad. Was it the pitch, the ball, good bowling or poor batting? How biased are the Indian commentators and is that a bad thing? Is the World Test Championship a worthy enterprise? And how did Daniel make it all the way from Test Match Sofa to Test Match Special? All this and much more is discussed in this wide-ranging conversation about the sport we all love.

S2 E11 - India vs England Mid-Series Review with Guardian Sports Writer Jonathan Liew

S2 E11 - India vs England Mid-Series Review with Guardian Sports Writer Jonathan Liew

February 20, 2021

It's been an excellent series so far and with things evenly poised at 1-1, Michael and Rob are joined by Guardian Sports Writer and (Countdown Octochamp!) Jonathan Liew. They discuss who has shone for England, the dropping of Dom Bess, the poorly handled departure of Moeen Ali and much, much more! 

S2 E10 - India vs England Series Preview

S2 E10 - India vs England Series Preview

February 3, 2021

Michael and Rob are joined by Indian fan Jaimin as they look ahead to the 4 match Test Series between India and England.

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