Episodes

March 12, 2019

The Passing Shot presents... Extra Slice | Player Pronunciations: A semi-definitive guide to some of the hardest names to say on the ATP and WTA circuit

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, your tennis catch-up podcast, Joel & Kim address the number 1 source of feedback for the pod so far: player pronunciations! Listen, as we (attempt to) provide the definitively right ...

March 06, 2019

The Indian Wells tennis look-forward featuring the top EIGHT things we’re looking forward to in the Indian Wells men’s and women’s draws

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, your tennis catch-up podcast, Joel & Kim preview the men’s and women’s draws at Indian Wells with the top 8 things they are looking forward to in the first stop of the Sunshine Doubl...

March 05, 2019

The Acapulco and Dubai tennis catch-up featuring the Nick Kyrigos show; Underarm serve debate; Federer 100 titles; Tsitsipas top 10 debut; Norrie and Edmund shine

In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, your tennis catch-up podcast, Joel & Kim unpack the latest on the tennis circuit on the road to Indian Wells. In Acapulco, we turn to Nick Kyrigos and talk jet skiing, underarm serve...

February 26, 2019

The 'Doha to Dubai, Rotterdam to Rio' tennis catch-up featuring Evans in Del Ray; ITF World Tennis Tour debate; Osaka/Bajin split; Isner-Opelka servathon

In this episode of The Passing Shot, your tennis catch-up podcast, Joel & Kim look back on what has been a jam-packed last couple of weeks in the tennis season. On the WTA side, we discuss all the major events going on at the...

February 12, 2019

The Valentine's Special tennis catch-up featuring Fed Cup in Bath, Davis Cup rankings anger, ATP/WTA roundup, Tennis Power Couples

In this episode of The Passing Shot, your tennis catch-up podcast, Joel and Kim discuss what’s been happening in the tennis world post-Australian Open. This includes how the Brits got on in their Fed Cup home tie, the current...

February 06, 2019

The Passing Shot presents... Extra Slice | Interview with @TennisonTelly and the state of watching tennis on TV in 2019

In this episode of The Passing Shot, your tennis catch up podcast, Joel and Kim are joined by special guest Lee who runs @tennisontelly on Twitter. They discuss the current state of watching on tennis on television in 2019 in...

January 29, 2019

The Australian Open Week 2 tennis catch-up featuring the SIX biggest talking points from Down Under

In this episode of The Passing Shot, your tennis catch-up podcast, Joel and Kim chat through the SIX biggest talking points from Week 2 at the Australian Open; focusing on the men's and women's finals; Naomi Osaka as the new ...

January 21, 2019

The Australian Open Week 1 tennis catch-up featuring the SIX biggest talking points from Down Under and a look-forward to Week 2

In this episode of The Passing Shot, your tennis catch-up podcast, Joel and Kim chat through the SIX biggest talking points from week one at the Australian Open. We also look forward to week two in the men's and women's draws...

January 16, 2019

The Australian Open Week 1 tennis catch-up featuring the 8 things we’ve learned after Round 1 in Melbourne

In this episode, Joel and Kim discuss what we think are the EIGHT most eye catching things to have happened in Melbourne so far at the Australian Open across the men’s, women’s and doubles draws!

January 14, 2019

The '2019 tour begins' tennis catch-up featuring Doha, Pune, Brisbane and Sydney; Mixed fortunes for Brits; Hopman Cup delights; Murray retirement; Kermode vote

We’re two weeks into the new tennis season and already there's so much to talk about! In this episode, Joel and Kim look back on all the Australian Open buildup including Hopman Cup, Brisbane, Sydney and more in Results Round...

December 31, 2018

The 2019 ATP and WTA season look-forward featuring Grand Slam winner predictions; end of season top 8s; how will the Brits do?

It's time to start the new season! In this episode, Joel and Kim argue over what they think is in store for the 2019 ATP and WTA seasons including their Grand Slam winner predictions and who they think will end in the top 8 o...

December 27, 2018

The Passing Shot presents... Extra Slice | A guide to doing the Career Fan Slam with special guest Liz Curran; fan tips for each major

Travelling to any of the Grand Slams this upcoming season? We chat to someone whose been there and done them all with 2012 'Career Fan Slammer' Liz Curran and get her tips on how to get the best fan experience out of the Aust...

December 14, 2018

The Passing Shot Awards 2018

It's the end of the season and that can only mean one thing - time for the inaugural Passing Shot Awards with your hosts Joel and Kim! We take the time to look back and reflect on the ATP and WTA tours that have come and gone...

November 21, 2018

The World Tour Finals and Next Gen. Finals tennis catch-up featuring Zverev the master, ATP Cup launch, Who will be in the Top 10 in 2022?

In this episode, we discuss in depth the results and fallout from the World Tour Finals in London and Next Gen. Finals in Milan. Elsewhere, The Passing Shot looks into the tennis crystal ball and debates who will be featuring...

November 06, 2018

The Paris Masters + Singapore Finals tennis catch-up featuring a look-forward to the World Tour Finals and Next Gen., Brits entering a doubles golden age?

In this special episode of The Passing Shot where Kim joins us live on her travels from Bali, we take stock on the recent Paris Masters and WTA Singapore Finals. Elsewhere, we discuss the rise and rise of GB doubles in the me...

October 23, 2018

The Asian swing part 2 tennis catch-up featuring Shanghai recap + Singapore predictions, Edmund + Boulter rise, Wimbledon news

In this episode, we discuss all the results from the last couple of weeks including the penultimate Masters event in Shanghai as well as Antwerp (ATP), Hong Kong (WTA), Linz (WTA), Tianjin (WTA), Luxembourg (WTA) and Moscow (...

October 11, 2018

The Asian Swing part 1 tennis catch-up featuring Tashkent to Tokyo, Salisbury success + the single vs. double BH debate

In this episode, we discuss the latest results out of Asia on the ATP/WTA tour from Tashkent to Tokyo, British success with Joe Salisbury and the last ever field for the Hopman Cup 2019. Elsewhere, Joel and Kim debate the mer...

September 27, 2018

The Laver Cup tennis catch-up featuring Europe reigns, Davis Cup latest results, is Pique ruining tennis?

In this episode, we look back and talk about what went down at the Laver Cup in Chicago and roundup the latest round of Davis Cup results including GB vs Uzbekistan. We also get up to speed with all that’s happened on the ATP...

September 11, 2018

The US Open 2018 week 2 tennis catch-up featuring Serena meltdown; Djokovic champion, was this the most controversial US Open ever?

In this episode, we give The Passing Shot's take on the women's final including Serena's outburst and the brilliance of Osaka. We review Djokovic-Del Potro in the men's final, how the Brits got on in Flushing and debate was t...

September 02, 2018

The US Open 2018 week 1 tennis catch-up featuring Kyrigos coaching, Cornet shirt-swapping, Kim at the Rafael Nadal Open in Mallorca!

In this episode, we reflect on the first week of the US Open including its most controversial moments - Kyrigos coaching, Cornet shirt swapping and Verdasco heat policy conversations! Kim also gives us a personal account of h...

August 25, 2018

The US Open 2018 tennis look-forward featuring predictions and previews of the men's and women's draws at Flushing Meadowshow + predictions!

In this episode, we preview the men’s and women’s draws of the upcoming 2018 US Open at Flushing Meadow in New York City.

August 23, 2018

The Cincinnati Masters and Roger’s Cup tennis catch-up

This week, we have a look back at the Roger’s Cup and Cincinnati Masters, check in on how the Brits are shaping up ahead of the US Open and discuss the most epic opening game of the season so far in Scoreboard Stories. We als...

August 16, 2018

The Passing Shot presents... Extra Slice | RIP Davis Cup? Reforms explained and what they mean for British Tennis.

A look what the agreed Davis Cup reforms mean for the tennis landscape and British Tennis.

August 14, 2018

The 'It’s hard court season!' tennis catch-up

In this week's episode, we look back at a busy week on the ATP and WTA circuit with events across Europe, Asia and the USA.