Episodes

The Aus. Open Catch-Up: Semi-Finals - Medvedev Marches On; Djokovic ends Karatsev run; Osaka stops Serena's 24 slams quest; Brady beats Muchova; Sabalenka-Mertens doubles split; Is Joe Salisbury Britain's no. 1 doubles player?

Feb. 19, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim roundup the action from the semi finals of the Australian Open. They discuss Osaka’s outclassing of Serena Williams and whether Serena will …

The Aus. Open Catch-Up: Quarter-Finals - Tsitsipas comes of age against Nadal; Muchova's match-changing MTO; Djokovic's racket smash revival; Serena back to old ways; Medvedev the machine; SF previews; How should the tour continue?

Feb. 17, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim roundup all the action from the Quarter Finals at the Australian Open. From Tsitsipas’s thrillingly unexpected comeback against Rafa Nadal f…

The Aus. Open Catch-Up: Round Four - Thiem's time up; 'Clutch' Osaka; Djokovic's recovery powers; Serena-Simona set; Karatsev's magical run continues; Pegula shocks Svitolina; Medvedev + Nadal cruise control

Feb. 15, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim roundup all the action from Round 4 at the Australian Open. From Dominic Thiem’s surprisingly limp defeat to Grigor Dimitrov, the topsy-turv…

The Aus. Open Catch-Up: Round Three - Thiem-Kyrgios magic; Djokovic doubts; Pliskova + Medvedev rage; Muguruza dominates; Norrie/Nadal; Crowdless courts

Feb. 13, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim catch up on all the action from the 3rd round of the Australian Open. From matches with crowds, to matches without, they cover all the main …

The Aus. Open Catch-Up: Round Two - Kanepi conquers Kenin; Nadal gets heckled; Simona survives scare; Fognini-Caruso bust-up; Kyrgios-Thiem set; Norrie into R3; Are post-match interviews too fixated on age?

Feb. 11, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim roundup all the main talking points from the second round of the Australian Open. From the Fognini-Caruso bust-up, a late night heckler, Hal…

The Aus. Open Catch-Up: Round One - Double Bagel Barty; Nadal + Djokovic progress; Serena's 'One-Legger' Catsuit; Shapovalov Toilet Tantrum; Watson through as Norrie wins Battle of Brits; Admiring Alcaraz; Where are the fans?

Feb. 9, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim roundup all the action and major talking points from the first round of the Australian Open. From Barty’s double bagel, Serena’s eye-catchin…

The Tour Catch-Up: Team Russia conquer ATP Cup; Barty's brilliance; Evans' first title; Sinner on song; How Murray got covid; AO Day 1 preview; Joel & Kim CAS predictions

Feb. 7, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim roundup this week’s action from the ATP and WTA tours, with 6 pre-AO events taking place. They celebrate Dan Evans’s maiden title win in the…

The Aus. Open Catch-Up: Draws Preview - Thiem lands Djokovic; Nadal fitness concerns; Osaka + Serena in stacked bottom half; Sinner-Shapo lead R1 popcorn; British chances assessed; Finals predictions; Collect-A-Set announced!

Feb. 6, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim dissect the Australian Open men’s and women’s singles draws ahead of the first Grand Slam of the year finally getting underway. They look at…

Emergency pod: Thursday Tennis in Melbourne Cancelled; Players back in isolation; Australian Open future; What next?

Feb. 3, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim debate the breaking news that a Hotel Quarantine worker has tested positive for coronavirus in Melbourne, possibly putting the Australian Op…

The Tour Catch-Up: Melbourne Madness - All Draws Assessed; Packed crowds return in Adelaide; Halep's Top 10 consistency; Nadal's quarantine comments; Murray's Challenger assignment; Wawrinka's off-season to forget

Jan. 30, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim preview the upcoming week of tennis in Melbourne where there is not just 1, but 6 events taking place! They prepare for a crazy week ahead b…

The Book Club - Bustin' Balls: World Team Tennis 1974-1978, Pro Sports, Pop Culture and Progressive Politics with author Steven Blush

Jan. 28, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, Joel and Kim are joined by writer Steven Blush to discuss his latest book “Bustin' Balls: World Team Tennis 1974-1978, Pro Sports, Pop Culture and Progressive Politics” They discuss…

The Tour Catch-Up: Djokovic's good intentions; Murray's Melbourne miss; ATP Cup draw + predictions; 2021 schedule updates; Yastremska appeal denied; Tomic's girlfriend's diary disaster

Jan. 24, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim roundup all the latest news from the world of tennis in the run up to the Australian Open events. They catchup on the news that Andy Murray …

Passing Shot meets... Tennis on Telly on 2021 Tour schedule; Melbourne quarantine quandary; Compromised flights; Murray's positive; Putintseva's mouse mate

Jan. 17, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim are joined by Lee from Tennis on Telly to preview where UK tennis fans can watch all the action from the 2021 season. They discuss the UK br…

The Tour Catch-Up: Sabalenka sizzles; Korda's rise; Francesca Jones Aussie odyssey; Kudla's mid-match positive; Ferrer/Zverev split

Jan. 13, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim roundup the first week’s action from the 2021 ATP/WTA season, with results from Abu Dhabi, Delray Beach and Antalya, including Aryna Sabalen…

The Tour Catch-Up: ATP/WTA Tour Preview 2021; Querrey's Russia fine; Sunshine Single; Slam predictions; RIP Live Scores app

Jan. 5, 2021

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim open up the 2021 season with a post-Christmas catchup and preview of the new season. They discuss the revised Aussie Summer of Tennis schedu…

The Passing Shot 2021 Crowdfund Appeal - update, how to donate, 2021 pod news, Merry Christmas!

Dec. 20, 2020

A quick crowdfund message from Joel & Kim. Many thanks to everyone who has donated to the podcast so far. Incredibly, we have reached £340 so far which we are over the moon about with our target being £500. We understand tha…

The Passing Shot 2020 End of Season review - SIXTEEN awards including Player of the Year; Match of the Year; Flop of the Year; Facemask of the Year; Nick Kyrgios Tweet of the Year and more!

Dec. 7, 2020

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel & Kim close off the 2020 season with a light hearted Passing Shot Awards show. They review their highlights of the year through 16 categories includ…

The Passing Shot 2020 End of Season QUIZ - Test your knowledge against Joel & Kim on ATP / WTA Tour trivia, US Open, French Open and all ATP Tour Finals in London!

Nov. 29, 2020

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim test each other’s knowledge of the season with a fun 2020 end of season quiz! The quiz entails 4 rounds: 1 ‘easy’ ATP/WTA category, 1 ‘diffi…

The Tour Finals Catch-Up show with Joel & Kim: Masterful Medvedev defeats Thiem to take title; Koolhof + Mektic win doubles on debut; Big 3 changing of the guard?; Australian Open start date in jeopardy; 2021 CROWDFUNDING launch + rewards

Nov. 22, 2020

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim discuss Daniil Medvedev’s title win at the ATP Finals, defeating Dominic Thiem in a tight 3 set final, and going unbeaten all week. They ref…

The Tour Finals Catch-Up show with Joel & Kim: Magical Medvedev through undefeated to face Nadal; Djokovic sets up Thiem showdown; Dead rubbers debate; PTPA players look to join ATP Player Council; Jamie Murray leaves Skupski for Soares in

Nov. 20, 2020

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim round up the action from the past few days at The ATP Finals in London. They discuss Nadal and Djokovic taking the 2nd place spots in their …

The Tour Finals Catch-Up show with Joel & Kim: Thiem on top in Group London after Nadal thriller; Djokovic set for resurgent Medvedev; ATP break silence on Zverev situation; Best-of-3/5 sets debate re-emerges; Sinner + Sabalenka victorious

Nov. 18, 2020

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim roundup the first 3 days action from the Nitto ATP Finals at the O2 Arena in London. They discuss the fantastic high quality match between N…

The Tour Finals Catch-Up show with Joel & Kim: Group Tokyo 1970 and Group London 2020 discussed; Top 8 chances assessed; Is Novak Djokovic favourite for the title?; Final Four predictions; Sofia + Linz updates

Nov. 12, 2020

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim preview the upcoming ATP Tour Finals now that the Groups have been set. They try to predict who will emerge from this year’s stellar line up…

The Passing Shot Crowdfund Campaign 2021 - announcement!

Nov. 10, 2020

With the tennis season coming to a close, join Joel and Kim as they share some news they are particularly excited about heading into the off season and 2021. For the very first time in Passing Shot history, we will be launch…

The Catch-Up show with Joel & Kim: Medvedev magic in Paris; Nadal joins 1000 ATP tour wins club; Olya Sharypova 'My Story' interview; Top 8 for Tour Finals - first thoughts; Kyrgios opens up about mental health struggles; What does 2021 hol

Nov. 8, 2020

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, the tennis podcast by fans, Joel and Kim roundup all the action from Paris Bercy, where Daniil Medvedev took home his first title of the year, defeating an in form Sacha Zverev in t…