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?

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?

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-catching catsuit, Norrie overcoming Dan Evans in the Battle of the Brits  and the treat that was Denis Shapovalov v Jannik Sinner, Joel and Kim cover key results for top seeds, the up and comers and British hopes.

They also touch on the return of fans in large quantities to tennis events, the impact of hard quarantine on certain players and look ahead to their picks for Round 2.

_______

Share your fan thoughts on the week with the #passingshotpod on social media.

Twitter: @passingshotpod
Instagram: @passingshotpod
Or drop us an Email: passingshotpod@gmail.com

Written, presented and produced by Joel Girling and Kim Mackenzie

Crowdfunded by our listeners.

Recorded on 9th February 2021.