Test Match Special

Test Match Special

Stay right up-to-date with coverage of all the major international cricket competitions with the Test Match Special team. Insight, wit and analysis from Jonathan Agnew and Geoffrey Boycott, plus interviews with the top players at the end of every day's play.

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Recent episodes (10)

  • Anderson gets record but England denied; 17 Apr 15

    Fri, 17 Apr 15

    Duration:
    18 mins

    Available:
    6 days remaining

    James Anderson became England's leading Test wicket taker but his efforts weren't quite enough as a Jason Holder century guided the West Indies to an unlikely draw. Geoffrey Boycott and Jonathan Agnew talk through the match, plus we hear from England captain Alastair Cook and the record-breaking Anderson.

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  • View from the Press Box; 17 Apr 15

    Fri, 17 Apr 15

    Duration:
    34 mins

    Available:
    5 days remaining

    Jonathan Agnew is joined by the Sun's John Etheridge, Dean Wilson from the Mirror and Simon Wilde from the Sunday Times to discuss the first Test during lunch on the final day. Subjects also up for discussion include James Anderson, the form of Jonathan Trott and the future of Kevin Pietersen.

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  • Eight wickets needed for England win; 16 Apr 15

    Thu, 16 Apr 15

    Duration:
    12 mins

    Available:
    4 days remaining

    A Gary Ballance century helped England towards a total of 333-7d - leaving the West Indies with an unlikely victory target of 438. With the score at 98-2 at the close, England go into day five knowing they have plenty of work to do to claim the win. Jonathan Agnew and Geoffrey Boycott go through the day's action, plus we get the thoughts of centurion Ballance.

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  • Woakes and Flintoff preview Natwest Blast; 16 Apr 15

    Thu, 16 Apr 15

    Duration:
    36 mins

    Available:
    4 days remaining

    With the Natwest Blast T20 competition less than a month away, we speak to Chris Woakes and Andrew Flintoff to preview the tournament as well as discussing all things England. Plus, hear a rare interview with legendary West Indian bowler Curtley Ambrose.

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  • England on top in Antigua; 15 Apr 15

    Wed, 15 Apr 15

    Duration:
    11 mins

    Available:
    4 days remaining

    Despite a maiden Test century for West Indies batsman Jermaine Blackwood, England ended day three on top in Antigua with the score in their second innings at 116-3 - a lead of 220. Jonathan Agnew and Geoffrey Boycott discuss the action on a day where James Tredwell justified his selection with figures of 4-47.

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  • The real Jimmy Anderson; 15 Apr 15

    Wed, 15 Apr 15

    Duration:
    30 mins

    Available:
    3 days remaining

    On the occasion of his hundredth Test, we find out about the real James Anderson. His good friends Graeme Swann and Radio 1 DJ Greg James talk about the man who should soon become England's leading Test wicket taker. Plus we hear from his agent Luke Sutton about what the future may hold.

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  • Heavy going on day two in Antigua; 14 Apr 15

    Tue, 14 Apr 15

    Duration:
    13 mins

    Available:
    2 days remaining

    After putting themselves in a promising position on day one, England suffered a collapse at the start of day two to allow the West Indies some momentum going into the game's second innings. The hosts cautiously made their way to 155-4 at the end of the day, and England will be ruing a missed opportunity to take command of the Test.

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  • Sir Viv Richards answers your questions; 14 Apr 15

    Tue, 14 Apr 15

    Duration:
    28 mins

    Available:
    2 days remaining

    Legendary West Indies batsman Sir Viv Richards answers listeners' questions on subjects ranging from his own best performances, his thoughts on the IPL and even his favourite roast dinner.

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  • Bell's century gives England advantage; 13 Apr 15

    Mon, 13 Apr 15

    Duration:
    14 mins

    Available:
    1 day remaining

    After a worryingly familiar start, England recovered from 34-3 to finish the day on 350-4. A 22nd Test century from Ian Bell changed the momentum of the day with the tourists very much of top ahead of day two. Jonathan Agnew and Geoffrey Boycott assess the action, plus there are the thoughts of centurion Bell.

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  • Richie Benaud remembered; 13 Apr 15

    Mon, 13 Apr 15

    Duration:
    31 mins

    Available:
    1 day remaining

    A tribute to the life and legacy of former cricketer and commentator Richie Benaud who passed away last week. We hear an interview Jonathan Agnew recorded with Richie in 2005 as well as hearing the thoughts of Tony Cozier and Geoffrey Boycott.

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