Observations from the Outfield

Cricket is the other love of my life as Cook admits suspicisions

So, what's this? Cricket? Ah, yes. The other love of my life and, fortunately for me if certainly not you, a subject I can...
5 Lessons Learned

5 Lessons Learned This Week: Some history, maths, science and more!

Catchy name, for a catchy new feature here on ‘Howzat’ where I’ll be providing lessons on some of the hidden stories unearthed in the...
Cricket Opinions

One Hundred Ways to Kill First Class Cricket

So we’ve had almost a week now to process the ECB’s 100-ball format and if anyone actually understands the thinking behind it, I’d love...
County Championship Prediction

Whitto’s County Cricket Predictions: Part 2

Welcome to the murky depths of Division Two county cricket, where forgotten clubs lie ruinous on the seafloor and players old enough to be...
County Championship Predictions

Whitto’s County Championship Predictions: Part 1

Cloudy skies, Arctic conditions, winter coats and one mini heatwave. What else could we be talking about but the start of the 2018 Specsavers...
Gone in 60 Minutes

Gone In 60 Minutes

Sizzle, crackle and pop. Nope, it's not your favourite breakfast cereal advert but the soundtrack to the past week of British weather. BBQ's emerge,...
The Final Countdown

The Final Countdown

'We're leaving together, but preparing well. And maybe we'll come back to earth, who can tell? I guess there is no one to blame....
Rubbing Sandpaper In The Wound

Rubbing Sandpaper In The Wound

At long last, a blissfully quiet week in cricket. Soothe yourself with that lullaby of peace. Tranquillity. Put those aching feet up and drape...
Sweet Dreams

Sweet Dreams (Are Not Made Of This)

It's a nightmare show this week as you enter one of Whitto's nightmares. Not the one about the carrot, parsnip and his anus... thank...
Law & Disorder

Law & Disorder

Order, order! Golly the podcast this week is unrulier than those children who run the country. Hence we're needed to step in and wave...