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Inside the ICC’s High Tech Cricket Academy in Dubai
Alison is on tour with the England cricket team and her grab-and-go video diaries are back. This time she takes you inside the ICC’s Cricket Academy in Sports City, Dubai, where England are preparing for the Test series against Pakistan. Soil and turf has been imported from places such as Surrey, Brisbane, Perth, Lahore etc, so pitches from all over the world can be replicated.
Build up to the Cricket World Cup semi-final between India & Pakistan
Filmed on-the-fly, Alison takes you behind the scenes at the PCA Stadium in Mohali, as the BBC TV and Radio teams got ready for the World Cup semi-final. First challenge, get through the gates.
Match Day journey in Chittagong
The Test Match Special bus races through the streets of Chittagong but suddenly gets pulled over…
Exploring Eden Gardens, Kolkata
The historic ground is ready to host South Africa v Ireland in the Cricket World Cup
England training in Chennai
Alison and Test Match Special Producer Adam Mountford head to the stadium in Chennai as England train ahead of their next match against South Africa.
Crowds in Bangalore
Alison takes you through her morning at the Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore, where she went to watch India practise, but ended up reporting on crowd chaos outside the ground.
How to make a TMS commentary box
Alison takes you behind the scenes at the VCA Stadium in Nagpur, as a bare room with no power points is turned into a fully functioning commentary box the day before England’s opening game of the Cricket World Cup 2011