Episodes

November 29, 2021

The Tour Catch-Up: Davis Cup drama; Abu Dhabi madness; Peng Shuai 'sightings'; Raducanu's Royal Albert Hall day out; 2022 - the year of timed toilet breaks; Zverev & Muguruza reign at EOS finals

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim are back to catch up on the past fortnight from the ATP and WTA Tours. Joel and Kim discuss Sascha Zverev and Garbiñe Muguruza clinching the ...

November 15, 2021

The Tour Catch-Up: Badosa + Muguruza set Spanish semi in Mexico; Kontaveit cruise control; Turin calling ATP Finals; Djokovic rules Ruud; Berrettini heartbreak; Alcaraz wins Next Gen crown in Milan; #WhereisPengShuai?

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim catch up on the plethora of Finals events from the ATP and WTA Tour, with the WTA Finals in Guadalajara, the ATP Finals in Turin and the ATP ...

November 08, 2021

The Tour Catch-Up: Novak notches No.1 year end ranking (again); Russia rules BJK Cup; Murray's Parisian heartbreaker; Timed toilet breaks (!) at Next Gen. Finals; Raducanu ready for Linz; Stockholm Sinnerdrome

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim catch up on all the latest happenings from the ATP and WTA Tours, including the Paris Masters and the Billie Jean King Cup Finals. With Novak...

November 06, 2021

Passing Shot Diaries - BJK Cup Day #1 - France falter, Czech’s battle through

Join Joel & Chris for the inaugural Passing Shot Diaries at the Billie Jean King Cup in Prague as they discuss all the drama from the group stage ties inside the O2 Arena in Prague. In this entry, they talk about all the acti...

November 06, 2021

Passing Shot Diaries - BJK Cup Day #2 - Australia bring the Storm, USA slump to Slovakia

Join Joel & Chris for the inaugural Passing Shot Diaries at the Billie Jean King Cup in Prague as they discuss all the drama from the group stage ties inside the O2 Arena in Prague. In this entry, they talk about all the acti...

November 06, 2021

Passing Shot Diaries - BJK Cup Day #3 - Russia rumbles through, USA bounce back

Join Joel & Chris for the inaugural Passing Shot Diaries at the Billie Jean King Cup in Prague as they discuss all the drama from the group stage ties inside the O2 Arena in Prague. In this entry, they talk about all the acti...

November 06, 2021

Passing Shot Diaries - BJK Cup Day #4 - Aussies semi-final surprise, Czechked out of Prague

Join Joel & Chris for the inaugural Passing Shot Diaries at the Billie Jean King Cup in Prague as they discuss all the drama from the group stage ties inside the O2 Arena in Prague. In this entry, they talk about all the acti...

October 31, 2021

The Tour Catch-Up: Tiafoe and Zverev light up Vienna; Kontaveit meets Halep with Guadalajara on the line; Fiery Fritz ready for Cilic test in St. Petersburg; Paris Masters + BJK Cup previews; Should the WTA have a NextGen finals?

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim catch up on the latest action from the ATP and WTA Tours and look ahead to the Paris Masters and the Billie Jean King Cup. With a tantalising...

October 25, 2021

The Tour Catch-Up: Comeback Kontaveit stuns Moscow; Sinner's stroll in Antwerp; Karatsev - a man for all draws?; The never-ending epic of Murray-Tiafoe; Wimbledon 2022 gets a makeover; Aus. Open vaccine entry + leaked emails

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim catch up on the past week on the WTA and ATP Tours. With Anett Kontaveit continuing her excellent run of form to claim the Kremlin Cup title,...

October 18, 2021

The Indian Wells Catch-Up: New heights for Norrie in title triumph; Badosa seals dream win on debut in MOTY epic; Murray's wedding ring hunt; Reality check for Raducanu; Dimitrov + Ostapenko roll back the years

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, Joel and Kim catch up on the past two weeks at Indian Wells, which saw both the 21st seeds claim the titles in somewhat unexpected fashion. With Cam Norrie coming from a set down to ...

October 06, 2021

The Indian Wells Catch-Up: Draws Preview - Medvedev leads new charge in Big 3 absence; Raducanu's rough + ready pathway; Will fans remember Tsitsipas toilet tactics?; Ruud ready to up the stakes; Jabeur & Sakkari upset queens; Finals Predic

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim preview the return of Tennis Paradise aka Indian Wells which is back after a 2+ years hiatus. With US Open Champion Emma Raducanu on court fo...

October 03, 2021

The Tour Catch-Up: Mighty Muguruza clinches Chicago; Sinner shines in Sofia title defense; Norrie notches Rublev scalp in San Diego; Clijsters back on tour; 'No jab, no play' 2022 AO?

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim catch up on the past week on tour, with tournaments in Chicago, San Diego, Astana and Sofia to reflect upon. With Cam Norrie having a crackin...

September 27, 2021

The Tour Catch-Up: Team Europe trounces Team World in Laver Cup; Raducanu's surprise coach split; Hurkacz & Kontaveit flawless in Metz & Ostrava; Return of Fedal doubles?

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim are back to catch up on all the main post-USO tour happenings. From Team Europe obliterating their Team World opposition at the Laver Cup, An...

September 13, 2021

The US Open Catch-Up: Finals - Magical Medvedev dashes Djokovic's Calendar Slam dreams; Raducanu re-writes the record books in Fernandez win; Joe Salisbury makes it a doubles-double; Slammin' Sam Stosur seals 8th career major

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim catch up on all the drama and talking points from the Finals weekend at the 2021 Us Open. From Emma Raducanu’s dream run to the title to Dani...

September 11, 2021

The US Open Catch-Up: Semi Finals - Teen Dreams as Raducanu and Fernandez set for date with history; Medvedev in a hurry: Djokovic…; Salisbury’s doubles delight

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim catchup on the semi final action from the 2021 US Open. With a surprise ladies final set between Emma Raducanu and Leylah Fernandez, Joel and...

September 08, 2021

The US Open Catch-Up: Quarter Finals - The Kids are Alright as Raducanu Roars On; Fernandez fends off Svitolina; Medvedev gets the test he needs; Zverev vs. Ashe screen (defeats Harris); Salisbury and Murray progress

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim revel in Emma Raducanu reaching the semi finals in just her 2nd ever Major tournament. With a straight sets win over the Olympic Champion Bel...

September 07, 2021

The US Open Catch-Up: Round Four - Raducanu Rules Rogers; Felix & Fernandez fly flag for Canada; Muguruza's MTO fury; Medvedev motoring through; The 'Roger & Rafa-less slam' impact

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim revel in Emma Raducanu reaching the Quarter Finals of the US Open, as they round up the 4th round action from Flushing Meadows. With Emma Rad...

September 05, 2021

The US Open Catch-Up: Round Three - Alcaraz arrives; Osaka ousted; Barty bounced out; Raducanu's (bakery) rampage; Five set wins galore feat. Tiafoe, FAA & Evans; Opelka's $10k pink bag

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim catchup on the 3rd round of the US Open, which saw a thrilling Friday and some of the best Slam tennis of the year (and decade!) With Carlos ...

September 03, 2021

The US Open Catch-Up: Round Two - Tsitsipas Toilet Break Take 2; Muguruza-Azarenka blockbuster beckons; Ruud upset as Qualifiers make mark; Raducanu rights San Jose wrongs; Storm Ida runs amok under roof

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim catch up on the past 48 hours at the US Open. With deluges of rain disrupting play, Tsitsipas taking yet more toilet breaks and Britain’s Emm...

September 01, 2021

The US Open Catch-Up: Round One - Tsitsipas survives Murray epic; 'Tactical Toilet-gate' fallout; Gauff sets up Stephens showdown; Zverev's serving masterclass; Evans & Raducanu roll on; Isner passes torch in Nakashima upset?

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim discuss all the key happenings from Days 1 and 2 at the US Open 2021. From the Tsitsipas vs. Murray thriller and ensuing toilet drama to Emma...

August 27, 2021

The US Open Catch-Up: Draws Preview - Djokovic's Calendar Slam quest gets Zverev test; Barty the best bet with Williams sisters absent; Unlucky Murray lands Tsitsipas; Keys-Stephens from Slam Final to R1; Finals predictions; CAS picks revea

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim preview the upcoming US Open with analysis of the men’s and women’s singles draws. With Novak Djokovic bidding to make Slam history, and Ash ...

August 27, 2021

The Book Club - The Master: The Brilliant Career of Roger Federer with Christopher Clarey, tennis writer for The New York Times

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel chats with New York Times tennis correspondent Christopher Clarey about his latest book ‘The Master: The Brilliant Career of Roger Federer’ on The Bo...

August 23, 2021

The Tour Catch-Up: Barty sizzles in Cincy heat; Zverev makes US Open statement; Osaka presser drama; Big 3-less Laver Cup teams set; Nadal & Thiem seasons end; Raducanu rises up in Chicago

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim catchup on the main action from the Cincinnati Masters. With Sascha Zverev and Ash Barty clinching the titles in Cincinnati in comprehensive ...

August 16, 2021

The Tour Catch-Up: Masterful Medvedev takes Toronto; Giorgi realises potential in Montreal; Federer battles to go out on his terms; Nadal's foot fault(ers); VAR in tennis?; Cincinnati previews

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim catch up on all the latest action on tour from Toronto and Montreal. With Medvedev fulfilling his top seed billing and claiming the Toronto t...