A podcast is an audio or video file distributed over the Internet using syndication feeds, for playback on mobile devices  or personal computers. The term as originally coined by Ben Hammersley in an article in the Guardianin  2004  as a combination of  “broadcasting” and “iPod”.

The host or author of a podcast is called the podcasterand he uploades the file to his website for surfers to subscribe too. The podcast can be scheduled to be downloaded automatically once new content is uploaded. Some intersting sports podcasts are:
BBC Chequered flag, BBC Fighting Talk, BBC Sportsweek
To listen to them please copy the link to iTunes / your MP3/ Podcast software


About Cyrus Poncha
I was born and lived in Bombay before moving to Chennai in 2001 to coach the Indian national squash team....what a journey its been!!

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