What The Duck Googlies : Season 1

    • Air date: 09 May '18 32 episodes
  • List of Episodes (32)

    1. Sledging

    • From Kumar Sangakkara sledging Shaun Pollock to Rahul Dravid's anti-sledging strategy, they cover the most famous sledging incidents that took place in the history of cricket. Sledging - An art form in which players try to distract or intimidate the opposition players by using banter, insults, and occasional unparliamentary language.

    2. Brothers In Cricket

    • Sometimes the best cricketers come in pairs...from the same family! Watch our 4 backstage comedians Vikram Sathaye, Siddharth Dudeja, Saurav Mehta and Anirban Dasgupta discuss the hottest topic in cricket today – Brothers in Cricket..

    3. Technology in Cricket

    • . A steady growth in software engineers has seen a rapid growth in the use of technology in cricket. Watch our 4 backstage comedians, Vikram Sathaye, Siddharth Dudeja, Saurav Mehta and Anirban Dasgupta discuss this interesting topic of decision review system in cricket..

    4. Ball Tampering

    • Ball Tampering is a method used by the fielding side to reverse swing the ball. Watch our 4 backstage comedians, Vikram Sathaye, Siddharth Dudeja, Saurav Mehta and Anirban Dasgupta discuss about this punishable offence in cricket. .

    5. Spirit of Cricket

    • The Spirit Of Cricket basically refers to the moral code that goes beyond the laws of the game. It could be acts of fair play, be it small or big, during the match or after the match. It involves respecting your opponents, your captain , your team, the umpire , the game and its traditional values. Watch our 4 backstage comedians, Vikram Sathaye, Siddharth Dudeja, Saurav Mehta and Anirban Dasgupta discuss incidents of fair play that marked milestones in the Spirit of the game. .

    6. Cricket Superstitions Part 1

    • Cricketers are a superstitious lot and they have some very specific superstitions that they believe help them win matches. Those beliefs might not be true but, if that helps them focus and win games, why complain?

    7. Cricket Superstitions Part 2

    • Cricket is a gentleman's game is something we all know. But do you know cricketers are a lot more superstitious than anyone else? Those beliefs might not be true but if it's helping them win the game then why complain?

    8. Super Fans

    • In cricket we have fans that follow the game. But when passion and devotion merge in support for a player or a team, that fan becomes a Super Fan.

    9. Umpires

    • We have always discussed cricketers and what they do on the field. But have you ever thought what protocols does the umpire have on the field?

    10. Commentators

    • The match always gets, even more, interesting if the commentators are witty and funny. From Ravi Shastri to Rameez Raja to Navjot Singh Sidhu, every commentator has a different style.

    11. Fan Superstitions

    • In the previous episode we have seen the superstitions as followed by the cricketers .Now lets watch our 4 backstage comedians, Vikram Sathaye, Siddharth Dudeja, Saurav Mehta and Anirban Dasgupta discuss about some crazy superstitions being followed by the fans. .

    12. Wicket-Keepers Part 1

    • Apart from bowlers and batsmen, wicket-keepers are the vital part of any match. The communication between the bowler and the wicketkeeper helps the team win or lose the game. Watch our 4 backstage comedians, Vikram Sathaye, Siddharth Dudeja, Saurav Mehta and Gaurav Kapoor discuss wicketkeepers and what usual phrases they use on the field..

    13. Wicket-Keepers Part 2

    • Presenting Wicket-Keepers Part 2 - S1E13 on WTD Googlies by Viu India, We come across a lot about batsmen and bowlers being superstitious, but have you heard about wicket-keepers being superstitious? Not just superstitious but they also sledge. Watch our 4 backstage comedians, Vikram Sathaye, Siddharth Dudeja, Saurav Mehta and Gaurav Kapoor discuss their favorite wicket-keepers in this episode..

    14. Injuries Part 1

    • Presenting Injuries Part 1 - S1E14 on WTD Googlies by Viu India, Cricketers injuries are the most crucial part of the game. If the cricketer is injured badly in between a very important match or an old injury flares up, he will not have a choice except to go back to the pavilion. Watch our 4 backstage comedians, Vikram Sathaye, Siddharth Dudeja, Saurav Mehta and Gaurav Kapoor discuss Sachin Tendulkar's unique injury and other cricketers injury on a lighter note..

    15. Injuries Part 2

    • Presenting Injuries Part 2 - S1E15 on WTD Googlies by Viu India. Cricketers get injured in the most absurd places and in the most unexpected situations on the field. Watch our 4 backstage comedians, Vikram Sathaye, Siddharth Dudeja, Saurav Mehta and Gaurav Kapoor discuss cricketers serious injuries in this episode..

    16. Death Overs Part 1

    • Presenting Death Overs Part 1 - S1E16 on WTD Googlies by Viu. Death overs in cricket come in the picture when the overs are limited and the batsmen tries to maximize the total innings. In the case of opposite team, they try to restrict the batting team by setting a defensive field. Watch our 4 backstage comedians, Vikram Sathaye, Siddharth Dudeja, Saurav Mehta and Gaurav Kapoor discuss death overs by different bowlers..

    17. Death Overs Part 2

    • Presenting Death Overs Part 2 - S1E17 on WTD Googlies by Viu. Death overs and last balls can make or break a career! A death bowler's life can change with just one single ball. Watch our 4 backstage comedians, Vikram Sathaye, Siddharth Dudeja, Saurav Mehta and Gaurav Kapoor continue to discuss death overs by different bowlers..

    18. Betting

    • Betting on cricket matches has been a long standing tradition in India. Even the greatest players like Dennis Lilliee have placed bets on matches they were a part of. Is it time India legalises betting on cricket? Watch our 4 backstage comedians, Vikram Sathaye, Rahul Subramanian, Saurav Mehta and Gaurav Kapoor discuss betting and the consequences of betting in India. .

    19. Openers Part 1

    • Openers play a crucial role in all forms of cricket! Openers need to have good communication and are generally considered to be very close friends! Watch our 4 backstage comedians, Vikram Sathaye, Siddharth Dudeja, Saurav Mehta and Gaurav Kapoor discuss betting and the consequences of betting in India. .

    20. Controversies Part 1

    • Controversies are a huge part of cricket! From sledging to fights on fields, controversies have added to the flavour of cricket. Watch our 4 backstage comedians, Vikram Sathaye, Siddharth Dudeja, Saurav Mehta and Gaurav Kapoor discuss controversies in Cricket..

    21. Openers Part 2

    • Presenting Openers Part 2 - S1E21 on WTD Googlies by Viu India. Openers need to be all set for the game way before time as they lead the crucial part of the match. In few cases, if the openers are from two different countries the accent can be a great barrier to communication! Watch our 4 backstage comedians, Vikram Sathaye, Siddharth Dudeja, Saurav Mehta and Gaurav Kapoor discuss different openers and what they have to go through during the entire game..

    22. Controversies Part 2

    • Controversies Part 2 - S1E22 on WTD Googlies by Viu India. Controversies are a huge part of cricket! There are some legends who have created more controversies in their time than others! Watch our 4 backstage comedians, Vikram Sathaye, Siddharth Dudeja, Saurav Mehta and Gaurav Kapoor discuss some of the biggest controversies in Cricket..

    23. Cricket Economics Part 1

    • Presenting Cricket Economics Part 1 - S1E23 on WTD Googlies by Viu India. Cricket is not just a game in India its a religion, but apart from that, it's also a money-making machine for the owners of T20, auctioned cricketers, and also the stars who perform at the opening ceremony. Watch our 4 backstage comedians, Vikram Sathaye, Saurav Mehta, Rahul Subramanian and Gaurav Kapoor discuss the huge amount of money put into these games..

    24. Funny Cricket Actions

    • Presenting Funny Cricket Action S1E24 on WTD Googlies by Viu India. Every cricketer has they own signature style of batting and bowling which cannot be understood by any other individual. It can be according to the comfort level or the strategies they adopt for the game. Watch our 4 backstage comedians, Vikram Sathaye, Saurav Mehta, Rahul Subramanian and Gaurav Kapoor discuss Malinga's bowling to Paul Adams bowling. .

    25. Coaching

    • Presenting Coaching S1E25 on WTD Googlies by Viu India. Any team can lead the tournament if the coach is par excellence in what he does. Coaches are sometimes unpredictable about how they are going to deal with the ongoing match on the field. Watch our 4 backstage comedians, Vikram Sathaye, Saurav Mehta, Rahul Subramanian and Gaurav Kapoor discuss different coaches and how we are obsessed to have a foreign coach..