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Vic Marks

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Story Time 26, plus Vic Marks on Test Match Special

The Final Word Cricket Podcast

All roads lead back to the 1909 Ashes on Story Time of late, and why wouldn’t we want to visit again via Charlie McCartney’s tweak? That man is still firing 12 years later, a series that included a Dusty Old Bastard with a tough old name. Also featured: Curtly, Finny and a cheesemonger from Baltimore. Stick around to hear from one of our Final Word faves, Vic Marks. His Calling the Shots contribution focused on ins and outs of Test Match Special, the most famous comm box cricket has known.  Your Nerd Pledge numbers are:  4.61 – Clayton Lewis. 7.58 – Daniel Smith. 7.00 – Ciaran O’Kane & Renuka Satchithananthan. 2.27 – Joe Reinhard. 1.89 – Dale F. Adams. 5.16 – Anna Forsyth.  Find previous episodes at  finalwordcricket.com Listen to the full Calling the Shots documentary here. Help out the Lord’s Taverners this Christmas: www.lordstaverners.org Check out CBUS Super at  cbussuper.com.au  The Final Word is produced by  Jay Mueller on the  Bad Producer Podcast Network Title track by  Urthboy Support the show: https://patreon.com/thefinalwordSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

1hr 42mins

28 Nov 2020

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Story Time 11, with Vic Marks encore

The Final Word Cricket Podcast

Hanif Mohammad! Brian Lara! We advance from 499 to 501 patrons and we couldn’t be happier. Your support has been quite outstanding. We celebrate in the usual way on Story Time with a long Nerd Pledge session. After that, we go back in time to Perth in December 2017 when we interviewed former England spinner, esteemed journalist and radio commentator Vic Marks. Appropriately so - he’s a man of stories.  Your Nerd Pledge numbers this week:  2.90 – Sam Littlejohn & Will Day 2.91 – Satchmo Distel & Dane Hanstead 4.40 – Michael Reichstein 7.35 – Gregory Wellman 3.11 – Brook Quinn  Send us a Nerd Pledge at patreon.com/thefinalwordFind previous episodes at finalwordcricket.com Help out the Lord’s Taverners isol8 campaign: www.lordstaverners.org The Final Word is produced by Jay Mueller on the Bad Producer Network Title track by Urthboy Support the show: https://patreon.com/thefinalwordSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

1hr 34mins

14 Aug 2020

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S1 E15 - Vic Marks (Extended Interview)

Hit For Six

This time around Rob and Michael are joined by cricket writing, playing and broadcasting legend Vic Marks! After a very successful playing career with Somerset and England, Vic became the cricket correspondent for the Observer, and has remained writing for both them and the Guardian ever since. A much-loved contributor to Test Match Special as well, it's safe to say that Vic is one of Michael and Rob's heroes. He came on the pod to discuss his recent book, Original Spin, and chat about his life in cricket over the past 40 to 50 years.

1hr 21mins

15 Jul 2020

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My Life In Cricket - Vic Marks

Somerset CCC

Somerset legend Vic Marks talks to Don Topley from BBC Radio Essex about his career in cricket

38mins

30 Jun 2020

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In conversation with Vic Marks – The Spin Podcast Special

The Spin podcast

In this special episode of The Spin, Emma John travels to Taunton to sit down with the Guardian’s cricket correspondent Vic Marks and chat about his playing career with Somerset, touring with England, and 30 years in the press box

51mins

29 Sep 2019

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The Cricket Interview: Vic Marks

Histories of the Unexpected

Sam and James continue their Unexpected History of Cricket with an interview of Vic Marks, England and Somerset spin bowler, author, journalist and legend of the BBC Test Match Special commentary team. It's all about cowmen, photos, memory, language and entertainers....See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

36mins

5 Aug 2019

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The Cricket Interview: Vic Marks

Channel History Hit

Sam and James continue their Unexpected History of Cricket with an interview of Vic Marks, England and Somerset spin bowler, author, journalist and legend of the BBC Test Match Special commentary team. It's all about cowmen, photos, memory, language and entertainers....See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

36mins

5 Aug 2019