A bumper edition of the ATP Tennis Radio Podcast looking back on events in Halle, where Borna Coric beat Roger Federer and the Fever Tree Championships in Queens where Marin Cilic defeated a resurgent Novak Djokovic. We hear from both champions, plus Catherine Whitaker speaks to Andy Murray, Gigi Salmon talks to Lleyton Hewitt and Seb Lauzier speaks to both Daniel Nestor and Damir Dzumhur.
This weeks show comes from the Queens Club in London on the eve of the Fever Tree Championships. Presenter Seb Lauzier is joined by Tournament Director, Stephen Farrow to look over a packed draw which includes the return of Andy Murray. Other talking points include the change in title sponsorship and a new broadcast partner in Amazon Prime Video. We hear from the British number 2, plus Roland Garros doubles champions Nicolas Mahut and Pierre-Hughes Hebert look back on their recent Grand...
Nadal's fine form continues, Sascha Zverev reaches a Grand Slam quarter-final for the first time and Italian Marco Cecchinato makes a name for himself; just a few of the headlines that presenter Gigi Salmon discusses with ATP Tennis Radio commentators Matt Brown and Peter Marcato as they look back on the first week of Roland Garros.
Gigi Salmon and Nick McCarvel discusses whether anyone can prevent Rafael Nadal from winning an eleventh Roland Garros title, plus we hear from Dominic Thiem, upcoming star Stefanos Tsitsipas and Charlotte Gabas from beIN Sports France, looks at the chances for the home players.
Reaction as Rafael Nadal gets back to winning ways with victory over Alexander Zverev in the Internazionale BNL d'Italia. We also hear from Marin Cilic's coach, Ivan Cinkus, enigmatic Frenchman, Benoit Paire, Italy's Davis Cup Captain, Corrado Barazzutti and ATP Executive Chairman and President Chris Kermode on the NextGen ATP Finals in Milan.
Richard Connelly and Naomi Cavaday discuss Alexander Zverev's third Masters 1000 title in a year as well as looking back over the main talking points of the Mutua Madrid Open. We also hear from Rafael Nadal on his defeat to Dominic Thiem, Alex Corretja and Emilio Sánchez talk all things Spanish Tennis, Dusan Lajovic invites us to his coffee shop in Serbia and Freddie Rosengren tells us how he's building brit Kyle Edmund into a player who can regularly challenge at the top of the game.
Nick McCarvel is joined by Reem Abulleil from Dubai's Sport 360 and Eduardo Salan from SetBall Radio, the Mutua Madrid Open's official tournament radio station, to look ahead to the fourth Masters 1000 tournament of the season. The team discuss whether anyone stands a chance of preventing yet another clay-court title for Rafael Nadal and we also hear from Assistant Tournament Director, Feliciano Lopez and young Canadian, Denis Shapovalov, who progressed through to round 2 after one of the...
We preview the US Open with three time US Open doubles champion, Mark Woodforde. We speak about the challengers for the title, hear from Paul Annacone, Jose Higueras, plus doubles contender Bruno Soares. Plus we get Mark's top 5 hard court players and find out what tennis players do in their time off in New York.