talkSPORT has partnered with The Cricketer for a model new present on county cricket, beginning right this moment.
Following On – County Cricketer will deliver to life the county recreation for viewers and listeners, showcasing the perfect of the skilled recreation throughout the 18 counties.
The present shall be offered by two-time County Championship winner, Steve Harmison and talkSPORT Cricket Editor Jon Norman, in addition to The Cricketer’s George Dobell and Nick Buddy.
The present shall be broadcast on talkSPORT 2, in addition to on Steve Harmison’s YouTube channel and The Cricketer’s web site. The audio shall be accessible to hearken to by way of talkSPORT’s Following On podcast and clips will even be shared throughout talkSPORT’s social accounts.
Since 2018 talkSPORT has solely broadcast a lot of England’s main abroad excursions, together with England’s excursions of Sri Lanka, the West Indies, South Africa and India, in addition to different worldwide sequence together with India versus New Zealand.
The Cricketer digital editor, Sam Morshead mentioned: “At The Cricketer we care in regards to the cricket you like and this partnership will showcase the easiest of the county recreation. Go to our award-winning web site and obtain our new app for all the most recent information, strikes, perception and evaluation of county cricket and who we’ve our eyes on for an England call-up.”
Head of talkSPORT, Lee Clayton mentioned: “The Cricketer is the primary cricket journal within the UK and talkSPORT is the house of the fan, so this can be a excellent partnership to deliver the county recreation to life for followers. At talkSPORT we proceed to increase our award-winning cricket protection, from our worldwide reside rights packages to our home protection by Following On – County Cricketer. This shall be extra should catch content material for cricket followers.”
Cricket Editor, Jon Norman mentioned: “I’m delighted that nationwide radio now has its personal devoted county cricket present on talkSPORT 2, one which shall be streamed on YouTube and accessible as a Podcast. It means whether or not you’re on the best way to work, behind a desk or on the recreation you’ve no excuse to not hearken to Following On – County Cricketer.”
Following On – County Cricketer shall be accessible on The Cricketer’s web site – www.thecricketer.com, Steve Harmison’s YouTube channel and on the Following On Podcast feed from 5am each Thursday after which replayed throughout Thursday and Friday on talkSPORT 2.