Episodes

The Olympics Catch-Up: Golden Zverev rules Tokyo; Bencic battles to Suisse glory; Djokovic's Golden Slam dreams end; Ruud's Euro Clay hat-trick; Hopman Cup 2022 return?; Rafa ready in DC

Aug. 3, 2021

** Apologies for the sound quality on Kim's recording. We ran into some technical difficulties at Passing Shot HQ with our microphone set-up so had to resort to the good old-fashioned headset - we hope this is a one-off and will both be back on our mics next time :) ** In the latest episode of The …

The Olympics Catch-Up: Osaka lights up Tokyo; Djokovic - most popular Village athlete?; Murray's singles/doubles conundrum; Barty, Sabalenka & Swiatek out; Norrie breaks title duck in Los Cabos

July 26, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim round up all the action from the first rounds of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics which has seen top seed Ash Barty become the highest profile casualty so far. With defending champion Andy Murray pulling out of the singles e…

The Tour Catch-Up: Krejcikova’s ruthless march in Prague; Tsitsipas ignites coaching debate; Djokovic confirms Olympics appearance; Timea Bacsinszky retires; G.E.M.S. Life now FOREVER

July 19, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim catch up on the plethora of tournaments that took place last week across the ATP and WTA Tours. With straight forward title wins for Casper Ruud, PCB and Barbora Krejcikova, a first title for Tamara Zidansek and Kev…

The Book Club - Wimbledon's Greatest Games with Abi Smith

July 14, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim welcome author Abi Smith on to discuss her latest book ‘Wimbledon’s Greatest Games’ as part of The Passing Shot’s ‘Book Club’ series. They delve through some of their top picks from the book; from the matches that s…

The Wimbledon Catch-Up: Finals - Djokovic enters 20 Slam club; Barty party back with first Wimbledon title; Big 3 now with 20-20-20 vision; Hsieh/Mertens epic comeback; Neal Skupski wins Battle of (Mixed) Brits; Mektic/Pavic beat the clock

July 12, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim roundup the Finals weekend from The Championships, Wimbledon 2021. With top seeds Novak Djokovic and Ash Barty claiming the titles and cementing their status at the very top of the game, Joel and Kim discuss all the…

The Wimbledon Catch-Up: Semi Finals - Djokovic weathers Shapovalov storm; Berrettini makes history for Italy; Pliskova powers past Sabalenka; Barty 'dream' slam one step closer; Kyrgios out of Olympics

July 9, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim reflect upon the semi final stage of Wimbledon 2021 and preview the Men’s and Women’s Singles Finals. From Shapovalov’s story of unconverted break point chances to Pliskova’s serve of steel, Joel and Kim highlight a…

The Wimbledon Catch-Up: Quarter Finals - Hurkacz humbles Federer; Djokovic downs Fucsovics; Barty-Kerber set for duel; Bish Bash Bosh Berrettini; Sabalenka + Pliskova in battle of the big hitters; Shapovalov's inner belief

July 8, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim catch up on all the Quarter Final action from The Championships at Wimbledon as well as looking ahead to the Semi Finals. With three former/current World No.1s making the women’s semi’s, Joel and Kim reflect on thei…

The Wimbledon Catch-Up: Round Four - Felix comes of age; Raducanu's retirement; Fucsovics gets Rublev revenge; Jabeur sends Swiatek out; Breezy Berrettini through; Scheduling drama x 2

July 6, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim are back to catch up on the 4th round action from the very last Manic Monday at Wimbledon. They discuss the end of Emma Raducanu’s dream run at the hands of Ajla Tomljanovic, Felix Auger-Aliassime’s breakthrough 5 s…

The Wimbledon Catch-Up: Round Three - Raducanu reaches new heights; Shapovalov shut-out against Murray; Ostapenko-Tomljanovic MTO fallout; Djokovic 'wolf energy'; Muguruza succumbs to Jabeur; Korda's Centre Court swagger; Kyrgios-Venus matc

July 4, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim catch up on a fast and furious last couple of days at Wimbledon 2021, which for British fans started on a downer but ended on an unexpected high. With Emma Raducanu soaring to new heights with a victory over Sorana …

The Wimbledon Catch-Up: Round Two - Miracle Murray defeats Otte; Azarenka + Svitolina crash out; Federer finds mojo; Kerber-SST Classic; Medvedev mannerisms; Raducanu roars on; 'Part-time Player' Kyrgios

July 2, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim catch up on the past two days of play at Wimbledon 2021, which finally saw the culmination of the first round matches as well as the second round getting underway. From Andy Murray’s late night thriller against qual…

The Wimbledon Catch-Up: Round One (ish) - Murray wins with a Wobble; Slippy Centre Court; Federer escapes; Serena's tears; Draper's Djokovic dream debut; CSN emotional farewell; Tiafoe tames Tsitsipas

June 30, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim catch up on the first two days of play at The Championships, Wimbledon, which has seen multiple rain delays, plenty of slips and top seeds falling. With Serena Williams retiring after just 6 games, Roger Federer bei…

The Wimbledon Catch-Up: Draws Preview - Djokovic and Federer apart; Halep out in ladies free-for-all; Berrettini in loaded quarter; Serena's best chance at Slam 24?; Murray meets Basilashvilli; R1 Popcorn; Finals Predictions; CAS picks!

June 25, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim preview the long awaited 2021 Wimbledon Championships. With the only almost dead cert being Novak Djokovic claiming his 6th Wimbledon Title two weeks on Sunday, Joel and Kim try to predict who else will make their w…

The Tour Catch-Up: Berrettini the King of Queens; Humbert hails in Halle; Samsonova surprise in Berlin; Federer's Felix faulter; Osaka's Olympic target; Djokovic doubles

June 21, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim roundup all the action from this week's grass court tournaments in the UK and Germany. From Cam Norrie's superb run to the Queens Final and top seed Matteo Berrettini clinching the title, to Russian qualifier Liudmi…

The French Open Catch-Up: Finals - Comeback King Djokovic rules Tsitsipas in 5; Queen Krejcikova captures singles + doubles titles; CAS results!; Is Djokovic on for a Golden Slam?; Federer back in Halle; Murray Queens expectations

June 13, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, Joel and Kim finish their Roland Garros 2021 coverage with a roundup of all of the action from the Finals weekend at the French Open. With Novak Djokovic claiming a 2nd French Open title and becoming the first male player in the Open era to win a career Gr…

The French Open Catch-Up: Semi Finals - Djokovic dethrones Nadal in epic; Crowd curfew cancelled!; Tsitsipas sinks Zverev in 5; Cool Krejcikova overcomes Sakkari; Pavs passes Zidansek test; Brit Salisbury wins mixed

June 12, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim round up the semi final action from Roland Garros. With Nadal and Djokovic putting on yet another nail biting thriller, this time with Djokovic claiming a resounding victory over the 13 time Champ, Joel and Kim have…

The French Open Catch-Up: Quarter Finals - Sakkari stuns Swiatek; Djokovic downs Berrettini; Nadal sees off Schwartzman; Lucky no. 7 for Pavs; Krejcikova + Zidansek surprise; The Singles-Doubles slam conundrum

June 9, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim catch up on all the Quarter Final action from Roland Garros. From the two Women’s Quarter Finals that went the distance, Sakkari’s upset of defending champion Iga Swiatek and the more formulaic victories of Zverev a…

The French Open Catch-Up: Round Four - Djokovic survives; Federer withdraws; Serena + Azarenka faulter; Gauff reaches new heights; Tsitsipas-Medvedev night popcorn

June 7, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim get together to roundup all the main action from the 4th round of the French Open 2021. From the debate surrounding Roger Federer’s withdrawal to Lorenzo Musetti retiring in the 5th set against Novak Djokovic, they …

The French Open Catch-Up: Round Three - Federer fights; Sabalenka stunned; Big 3 vs. Italy; Sloane Stephens delight; Medvedev finds clay mojo; CAS update; Grass season begins!

June 6, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim roundup the key talking points from the 3rd round at Roland Garros. They debate Federer’s late night tussle with Dominik Koepfer and whether Federer will now remain in the tournament or withdraw; discuss 3rd seed Ar…