Episodes

Aus. Open Catch-Up: Round 4 - Hot, Hot, Hot as Halep succumbs to Cornet; Shapovalov stuns Zverev; Business-like Barty topples Anisimova; Medvedev gets irritated

Jan. 24, 2022

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim catch up on the 4th round action from Melbourne Park. With many people’s tournament fave Simona Halep knocked out by a resurgent Alize Corne…

Aus. Open Catch-Up: Round 3 - Osaka gets ousted; Cool Hand Cilic; Berrettini-Alcaraz classic; Felix thrashing; Collins, Cornet & Comebacks

Jan. 23, 2022

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, Joel and Kim round up all the biggest talking point Round 3 at the Australian Open, which saw a blockbuster encounter between Naomi Osaka and Amanda Anisimova and Andrey Rublev gett…

Aus. Open Catch-Up: Round 2 - Raducanu rumbled; Medvedev masters crowd; Murray falters; Muguruza + Kontaveit crash out; Where has Sabalenka's serve gone?

Jan. 20, 2022

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, Joel and Kim round up the main action from the 2nd Round of the Australian Open, which saw Andy Murray and Emma Raducanu fall in differing fashions to their lower ranked opponents. …

Aus. Open Catch-Up: Round 1 - Djokovic deported; 'Slam' Raducanu shines; Kyrgios & The 'Suuui'; Murray's comeback epic and Alex de Minaur loses a shoe

Jan. 18, 2022

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim open up their Australian Open catch ups with a look back at Rounds 1 and 2 from Melbourne Park. With Andy Murray battling through in 5 sets …

Aus. Open Catch-Up: Singles Draw Previews - Djokovic circus continues, Murray makes Sydney semis and Barty-Osaka land same quarter; CAS picks announced!

Jan. 13, 2022

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, Joel and Kim reflect on the 2022 Australian Open singles draws and reveal who they are predicting for glory in 2 weeks time. With Novak Djokovic’s participation still in some doubt …

Tour Catch-Up: Novak Djokovic and the never-ending circus Down Under; Tennis gets back underway!

Jan. 10, 2022

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, Joel and Kim return for the 2022 season with a jam packed episode with all the latest happenings from the ATP and WTA tours in the build up to the Australian Open. With Novak Djokov…

The Passing Shot Big Festive 2021 End of Season QUIZ

Dec. 13, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim close off the 2021 season with their usual festive quiz offering, which sees them go head to head as well as challenging listeners to a fun …

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Dec. 8, 2021

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The Tour Catch-Up: Russia rules in Davis Cup; 2022 edition set for makeover?; WTA suspends China events; Konta announces retirement

Dec. 8, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, Joel and Kim catch up on the final weekend from the 2021 Davis Cup, which saw the Russian Tennis Federation claim their first title in 15 years. With Medvedev and Rublev leading the…

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

Nov. 29, 2021

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…

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?

Nov. 15, 2021

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…

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

Nov. 8, 2021

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 Nova…

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

Nov. 6, 2021

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 act…

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

Nov. 6, 2021

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 act…

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

Nov. 6, 2021

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 act…

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

Nov. 6, 2021

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 act…

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?

Oct. 31, 2021

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 tantalisin…

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

Oct. 25, 2021

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…

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

Oct. 18, 2021

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…

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

Oct. 6, 2021

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 f…

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?

Oct. 3, 2021

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 cracki…

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?

Sept. 27, 2021

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, A…

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

Sept. 13, 2021

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 Dan…

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

Sept. 11, 2021

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 an…