Ep. 400: Best World Cup Final & Bizarre ICC Rules

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On super sporting Sunday we probably witnessed the best cricket world cup final of all time, but it came mired in controversy because of the rule to choose the victor. Comedian and sports podcaster Mikhail Almeida joins Cyrus Broacha to discuss the superb final and its repercussions on the future of cricket. Will it lead to cricket having a resurgence in England? Were the Kiwis the "real" winners of the match? And how does the 2019 world cup fare in the pantheon of world cups? All this and more on Left Arm Not So Orthodox - LANSO.

Ep. 386: Cock & Bull feat. Aakash Mehta, Amit, and Abbas

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It's Cock and Bull time! Joining Cyrus is stand-up comedian & co-host of 'Varta Lab' and 'Waddaplayah' Aakash Mehta along with Amit and Abbas. They discuss Dhoni's glove controversy, Nikè introducing plus sized mannequins for their sports wear, the journalist arrested for defamation against the UP chief minister, Trump's Mars tweet and Kohli's school sending him soil from their grounds to England.

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Ep. 382: LANSO - Wahab Riaz's spell vs. England & the India - South Africa encounter

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It's full on World Cup fever on LANSO as Cyrus Broacha is joined by comedians Mikhail Almeida & Siddharth Dudeja (from the podcast 'Waddaplayah'). The 3 of them discuss the return of Wahab Riaz and the Pakistani team's 'bi-polar' nature both winning and losing games comprehensively. They also discuss the fairly open nature of this world cup, and pick favourites in the India-South Africa encounter,

NOTE: this show was recorded a day prior to the India vs. South Africa match.

Ep. 373: LANSO: Mumbai vs Chennai - Final review

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The tournament that cannot be named is finally over, and it went out with a bang. Joining Cyrus for this week's LANSO is comedian Mikhail Almeida. Cyrus & Mikhail discuss how the final was quite different from the rest of the tournament in that it was low scoring and close. Mikhail tells us how he happens to lose most of the iconic cricketing moments to sleep. They round off the conversation by listing their 3 most memorable moments from this year's tournament.

Ep. 369: Feat. Raunak Kapoor

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This week on Cyrus Says, Cyrus is joined by the principle presenter at ESPN and commentator at AIR - Raunak Kapoor. Raunak and Cyrus talk about how Raunak became head boy in school, his hilarious story about getting a job at All India Radio and how cricket commentary has evolved. Raunak also recollects 2 very funny anecdotes involving a South African batsmen and an Australian spin bowler, and names some of the best people he has worked with.

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Ep. 367: LANSO: The Mumbai-Kolkata match, Andre Russell's comments & the top 4 teams

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On this week's episode of our cricket special 'Left Arm not So Orthodox' - LANSO Cyrus is joined by stand-up comedians Aakash Mehta & Punit Pania, They discuss Steve Smith's performance as skipper, the Mumbai & Kolkata match which Mumbai lost, the weird colours of the Rajasthan team, which teams are likely to take the top 4 spots and test Punit's knowledge of the current roster of IPL players.

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Ep. 358: LANSO: Turning Pitches, Andre Russel & Batsmen's Advantage

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On this week's LANSO Cyrus is joined by comedian Aakash Mehta and the two of them talk about the fixtures that went by in the week including the Bangalore, Hyderabad, and Delhi matches

They also discuss the performance of Andre Russell as well as the advantage batsmen have over bowlers in the T20 format.

Ep. 330: Cock & Bull feat. Vivek Kaul, Amit and Abbas

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On this week's Cock & Bull Cyrus is joined by author and columnist Vivek Kaul along with Amit and Abbas. The 4 of them have a lengthy chat about India's first ever test series win in Australia. They discuss shortcomings of the Aussie squad, the emerging Indian players and the impact (or non impact) of this series on the 2019 world cup and the IPL. They also briefly discuss the trailers of 'Thackeray' and 'The Accidental Prime Minister', the nature of political films and the new quota bill allowing 10% reservation to the economically weak.

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You can order Vivek's Easy Money trilogy here

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Ep. 263: Cock & Bull (IPL Edition #4)

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On the last IPL edition of Cyrus Says, we have Sapan Oza who supports Kings XI Punjab. And since no one wanted to support Rajasthan Royals, Cyrus steps in.
Jump to 18 minutes to listen to Amit and Abbas banter about the week's absurd news items and tackle the AMAs.

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Ep. 261: Cock & Bull (IPL Edition #3)

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This week, we are joined by Salil Chaturvedi from Delhi and Nitin Jain from Pune who talk about how their favorite teams have fared so far in the IPL.
Skip to the 20 minute mark to listen to the Cock & Bull segment where Amit, Jaanam and Navin join in to discuss casting couch, godmen and Ola bookings.

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Ep. 259: Cock & Bull (IPL Edition #2)

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This week on the IPL edition of Cock & Bull, meet Mohnish and Omkar, who discuss their favorite teams.
For the general banter and AMA, skip to 22 minutes.

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Ep. 257: Cock & Bull (IPL Edition #1)

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This week on Cock & Bull, we're raising hell in the studio. Well, not quite. But we discuss IPL in all its glory from fans of the show and fans of IPL.
Mayuresh supports Mumbai Indians, Abhinav supports Sunrisers Hyderabad. Who comes out on top? Let's find out.

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Ep. 249: Cock & Bull Feat. Amit, Sharanya and Mae

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A full house panel this week on Cock & Bull with Amit, Sharanya and Mae joining Cyrus to talk about not appreciating air flights enough, the weird elitism surrounding the farmers march, what quantifies as abuse on Twitter and what song Bill Clinton hums while peeing.

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Ep. 247: Feat. Cricketer Jemimah Rodrigues

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On this episode of Cyrus Says, we meet Jemimah Rodrigues, the ace cricketer, who only at 17 years of age, is representing India at the international level. Tune in as Cyrus talks to her about her many achievements and also speaks to her father/coach Ivan about how he prepared her for the world's fiercest bowlers.

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Ep. 230: Cricket Special feat. CP Thomas and Akhil Ranade

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Cyrus is joined by TFG's CP Thomas and ardent sports fan Akhil Ranade where they discuss the latest India v South Africa series, the beauty of the game of cricket and also talk about their favourite players from both teams.

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Ep. 227: Cock & Bull: 2017 in Review – Culture

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Kunal Vijaykar, Sharanya and Siddhant join Cyrus to try and help him rewind the biggest pop culture and sports moments of 2017. They also discuss Dinchak Pooja and debate over the Harvey Weinstein case.

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Ep. 210 feat. Marathoner Pervin Batliwala

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On this episode of Cyrus Says, ace marathoner Pervin Batliwala talks to Cyrus about:

  • What's it like to be a professional runner at the age of 63.
  • What her daily routine is like.
  • How she keeps challenging herself by running 12 months a year.
  • How she has received unconditional love and support from her husband and friends.

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Ep. 201 feat. Mukta Arts MD Rahul Puri

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On this episode of Cyrus Says, Rahul Puri, MD of Mukta Arts Ltd, has a freewheeling conversation with Cyrus about:

  • How the shift from Wales to Haryana was a massive culture shock for him.
  • What's it like to be an investment banker in Europe.
  • How he came back to India for love.
  • What was his thought behind starting Whistling Woods International Institute.

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Ep. 200: Listeners Special

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We've made it to 200 episodes!
And we ourselves are wondering how this happened. Nevertheless, we decided it's time to find out if there are people actually listening to the show and turns out, there are! So we got the top listeners of the show to talk to Cyrus about the things they love/hate about the podcast.
And if you're reading this dear listener, you're awesome. But not as much as Cyrus.

Some of the listeners' favourite episodes mentioned here are:

Ep. 194 feat. Comedian Abish Mathew

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On this episode of Cyrus Says, renowned comedian Abish Mathew opens up about:

  • The Mallu locality in Delhi that most people don't know about.
  • The innovative abuses people in Haryana come up with.
  • Why he plans to send his kids to Delhi University.
  • How 'Son of Abish' was conceptualized out of sheer desperation.

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