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S1 EP5: STUART BROAD - show notes


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S1 EP5: STUART BROAD - summary

England cricketer Stuart Broad met with Olly in his Leicestershire pub to talk about wine, cricket, touring the world, psychology, and lifelong ambitions. Just the little things then!

S1 EP5: STUART BROAD - timeline

  • 02:29 - Chris Broad, Stuart's father, is a former England international cricketer and now umpire
  • 02:24 - Waitrose is a British supermarket chain that sponsor the England cricket team
  • 03:38 - Stuart toured the Indian sub-continent with the England cricket team between 6 October and 23 December 2016 - nearly 11 weeks!
  • 03:59 - Joe Root is one of Stuart's England cricket team-mates
  • 04:10 - Sula is a winery in the Nashik region of India
  • 05:59 - Mud House Sauvignon Blanc is from Marlborough in New Zealand, and the average price is £10 per bottle
  • 06:06 - Graham Gooch is a former England cricketer
  • 06:45 - Kevin Judd is a New Zealand winemaker, who made one of Marlborough's most famous wines, Cloudy Bay, for many years
  • 07:03 - Lords is a London cricket ground known as the home of cricket, and Ben Glover is a winemaker who makes Mud House wines, among others
  • 07:42 - 'Ashes winner' refers to cricket matches held between Australia and England. Stuart's father was part of an England Ashes-winning team.
  • 08:12 - Matt Prior is an English cricketer who accidentally broke a window at Lords in 2011
  • 08:50 - Stuart Broad was made a Member of the British Empire on 10 February 2017
  • 09:04 - Tottenham Hotspur is a premier league English football team
  • 09:47 - 'Cookie' is Alistair Cook, the former English cricket captain
  • 10:23 - Rioja is a Spanish wine, usually red (but can be white or rosé) which is often paired with lamb
  • 10:32 - Berry Brothers & Rudd is a traditional British wine merchant in central London
  • 10:45 - Hardys is an Australian wine producer who sponsored the Ashes series in 2015 - here's one of their idents, featuring Stuart:
  • 11:14 - the England cricket team are touring Australia in late 2017
  • 11:35 - Ben Stokes is an England cricketer
  • 12:15 - Stuart picks Glen McGrath and Shaun Pollock as his all-time cricketing heroes
As a bowler, you have to be in a battle. You have to have a little bit of hate for the batsmen. I call it a warrior mode.
— Stuart Broad
  • 25:42 - England play South Africa in a test match at Trent Bridge, an international cricket ground close to The Three Crowns, in summer 2017
  • 26:35 - The Big Bash is an Australian cricket league
I bowl four overs in my mind. So, I’ll imagine the crowd roaring, who I’m going to be bowling at, the feeling of the nerves, the calmness through the run-up, the energy through the crease. That’s mental preparation for me that takes away my nerves.
— Stuart Broad
  • 31:00FX Pichler are one of Austria's best wine producers
  • 31:14 - La Rioja Alta, 890 Gran Reserva 2004 Rioja is a top Rioja. The average price is £81 per bottle.
  • 31:30 - Kyperounda is a winery in Cyprus
  • 32:06 - The Broad Appeal is Stuart's family charity to raise funds and awareness for Motor Neurone Disease.
  • 33:04 - Joost van der Westhuizen was a South African rugby player who died of Motor Neurone Disease on 6 February 2017
  • 33:30 - find out more about The Broad Appeal golf day at The Belfry here
Three dreams: win the Ashes again, become a Master of Wine, and play the piano
— Stuart Broad
  • 36:08 - Olly gives Stuart a bottle of Dr H Thanisch, Berncasteler Doctor Riesling spätlese 2010 from the Mosel valley in Germany. The average price is £39 per bottle.

S1 EP5: STUART BROAD - production notes

  • Recorded on 9 February 2017 at The Three Crowns in Wymeswold, Leicestershire
  • Hosted by Olly Smith
  • Produced and edited by Richard Hemming MW
  • Mastered by David Thomas
  • Hardware list:  2 x AT-2020 condenser microphones with pop shields, Zoom H6 digital recorder, ATH-M20X headphones
  • Software list: Audacity 2.1.3, Garageband 10.1.6, Wavelab LE8
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