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The Passing Shot Tennis Podcast

Joel Girling & Kim Mackenzie

The Passing Shot Tennis Podcast is the must-listen tennis catch-up served by fans, for fans looking for a fresh slice on the world’s favourite racket sport. The latest tennis news, results and major talking points from the ATP, WTA circuits as well as British Tennis. Delivered weekly with your tennis fanatics Joel and Kim as they candidly chat through all the biggest on- and off-court moments during the season from the fan's courtside view. Ready? Play!

Recent Episodes

The Passing Shot 2020 'Season So Far' quiz-a-long Part 2: 15 more questions to test your tennis knowledge on Australian Open, Davis Cup, Fed Cup and our 'Wildcard' round!April 01, 2020 Episode artwork The Passing Shot 2020 'Season So Far' quiz-a-long Part 1: 20 questions to test your tennis knowledge on all the action from the ATP / WTA tours this season!April 01, 2020 Episode artwork Tennis adapting to the new normal: French Open 'unilateral' September Switch; 'Flushing-Garros' slams back-to-back?; Laver Cup & ATP/WTA responses analysed; 'Excusez-moi?' Players find out on social media; Tips for fans to cope with no tennisMarch 22, 2020 Episode artwork Coronavirus cancels tennis: Indian Wells not taking place; Miami Open + ATP/WTA tour events put into doubt; Fans / Players / Organisers reactions assessed including 'Closed courts' option, Ranking points, European Clay season, Expected or Shocked?March 10, 2020 Episode artwork Gallivanting about the globe: Djokovic + Halep triumph in Dubai; Nadal canters to Acapulco trophy; Watson secures first title since 2016; Clijsters back on court; Sharapova's legacy assessed; Federer + Murray injury updatesMarch 02, 2020 Episode artwork Weathering the storm: Edmund finds form in New York; Monfils goes back-to-back in Montpelier + Rotterdam; Bertens defends St. Petersburg; Fed Cup roundup with GB vs Slovakia analysis; Federer + Nadal set record in Africa; Clijsters returns to WTA in DubaiFebruary 16, 2020 Episode artwork The Passing Shot meets... Sam Seddon, IBM's UK Sport & Entertainment Sponsorships Lead to discuss Wimbledon + how data is used to enhance the tennis fan and the tennis player experiences at The ChampionshipsFebruary 10, 2020 Episode artwork Breakfast time thrillers: Aus. Open Finals catch-up feat. Djokovic topples Thiem for GS no.17; Kenin upsets Muguruza for maiden slam; Joe Salisbury captures first Men's Doubles title; Jamie Murray falls short in Mixed Doubles; Collect-a-set resultsFebruary 02, 2020 Episode artwork Drawing the old guard with the new guard: QF/SF catch-up feat. Djokovic topples Federer to make final; Thiem-Zverev SF preview; Kenin ends the Barty party; Muguruza triumphs over Halep; Salisbury saunters into Doubles final; Collect-a-set updateJanuary 30, 2020 Episode artwork Performing miracles on a tennis court: R4/QF catch-up feat. Federer 7MP heroics; Djokovic routines Raonic; Wawrinka-Zverev + Nadal-Thiem previews; Barty marches on to Kenin SF; Halep + Muguruza ready for battle; McEnroe + Navratilova court controversyJanuary 28, 2020 Episode artwork Upsets like London buses: R3/R4 catch-up feat. Federer battles through Millmania; Gauff + Wang cause Osaka + Serena upsets; Kyrgios sets up Nadal encounter; Muguruza in slam contention?; Collect-a-set updateJanuary 26, 2020 Episode artwork Waiting on a major upset: R2 catch-up feat. Fed's draw wide open; Title Contenders Nadal + Barty smooth progress; Gauff v Osaka set for battle; Wozniacki on course for Serena showdown; All Brits OutJanuary 23, 2020 Episode artwork Tennis to the early A.M.: R1 catch-up feat. Barty + Djokovic wobbles; Dart + Evans through; Shapovalov surprise exit; Gauff downs Venus (again); Dimitrov's polarising tracksuit; Fognini five-set comebacks; Sharapova's final AO?January 21, 2020 Episode artwork Aus Open 2020 preview: Projected pathways for top seeds; Djokovic's title for the taking?; Serena's championship to lose?; R1 Popcorn matches; Assessing British hopes with Konta + co.; Collect-a-set predictions revealedJanuary 19, 2020 Episode artwork Coming from the land down under: Serbia win ATP Cup; Serena shines in Auckland; Andreescu out of Melbourne + AO 2020 updates; Kyrgios the team player; WTA Cup plansJanuary 12, 2020 Episode artwork The Passing Shot meets... Lee from Tennis On Telly to discuss where to watch all the action in 2020 across the ATP and WTA Tours including the latest TV developments and changes for the season ahead!January 05, 2020 Episode artwork New year, new me, new tennis!: The Passing Shot 2020 ATP, WTA and British Tennis Season Preview + Predictions feat. ATP Cup thoughts, Big 3 slam monopoly broken?, Barty + No.1 ranking hot potato, Andy Murray hopes, Tokyo OlympicsDecember 31, 2019 Episode artwork The Passing Shot 2019 'Second half of season' quiz-a-long part 2: 15 more questions including US Open, Davis Cup, Fed Cup, Laver Cup and our 'Wildcard' round!December 08, 2019 Episode artwork The Passing Shot 2019 'Second half of season' quiz-a-long part 1: 20 questions to test your knowledge on the tennis world post-Wimbledon!December 01, 2019 Episode artwork 2019 Davis Cup fan diaries part 2: Joel and Kim on Spain v Canada final, Team GB's performance, Final Impressions and Federer-Zverev in South AmericaNovember 25, 2019 Episode artwork 2019 Davis Cup fan diaries part 1: Joel and Kim on tour in Madrid! Recapping the biggest talking points from the Group Stages including Spain v Croatia, GB v Kazakhstan and Argentina v ChileNovember 24, 2019 Episode artwork Bringing down the O2: Debutante Tsitsipas crowned ATP Tour finals champion; Nadal ends season world No.1; Mahut-Herbert storm to doubles title; Davis Cup in Madrid preview; Collect-a-set resultsNovember 17, 2019 Episode artwork Like London buses at ATP Tour Finals: Nadal and Thiem victors in two thrillers; Federer-Djokovic semi-final shootout; Tsitsipas-Medvedev 'boring' comments; Cibulkova + Berdych retirement reflections; Murray names third child Teddy!November 13, 2019 Episode artwork Give me the crystal ball: 'Next Next Gen' special + Our Top ATP/WTA Teen Prospects for 2020 and beyond (+ Fed Cup final catch-up)November 10, 2019 Episode artwork And then there were eight: ATP Tour Finals 2019 look-forward in LondonNovember 06, 2019 Episode artwork