Episodes

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...

August 09, 2021

The Tour Catch-Up: Sinner the winner in DC; Danielle Collins goes back-to-back in San Jose; Happy Federer 40th!; Petkovic stops six year WTA title drought in Cluj; Jenson Brooksby's rapid rise; Rogers Cup previews

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim catch up on last week’s action from the WTA and ATP Tours, which saw Jannik Sinner claim his biggest title to date in Washington DC and Danie...

August 03, 2021

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

** 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 w...

July 26, 2021

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

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 casualt...

July 19, 2021

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

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 R...

July 14, 2021

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

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 de...

July 12, 2021

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

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 cement...

July 09, 2021

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

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 ...

July 08, 2021

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

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/c...

July 06, 2021

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

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 ...

July 04, 2021

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

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 h...

July 02, 2021

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

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 r...

June 30, 2021

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

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 fa...

June 25, 2021

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!

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 t...