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Bleav in the ATP Tour with Jacob Cersosimo

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Listen in as former collegiate tennis player turned journalist Jacob Cersosimo gives you a fresh, player's look into the world of the ATP Tour, and what's really going on both on and off the court.

Listen in as former collegiate tennis player turned journalist Jacob Cersosimo gives you a fresh, player's look into the world of the ATP Tour, and what's really going on both on and off the court.

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United States

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Listen in as former collegiate tennis player turned journalist Jacob Cersosimo gives you a fresh, player's look into the world of the ATP Tour, and what's really going on both on and off the court.

Language:

English


Episodes

Rublev, Zverev Dominate in Home Countries

10/25/2020
In this episode I talk about ATP tournaments in St. Petersburg, Antwerp, Cologne, and preview a big week ahead in Vienna. Also, a retirement in the WTA.

Duration:00:16:53

Roland Garros Recap

10/14/2020
In this episode I give a full recap of the 2020 French Open. I talk about the title's of both on the men's and women's side and chat about the incredible feature of having Rafa and Roger sitting at 20 grand slams titles each.

Duration:00:18:43

Roland Garros First Week was UPSETS, UPSETS, UPSETS!

10/5/2020
In this episode I recap the week one in Paris at the 2020 French Open. This week had so many upsets and a lot of surprises from some players you've probably never heard of.

Duration:00:09:36

2020 Roland Garros Preview

9/27/2020
In this episode I talk all things clay court season including my thoughts and predictions on the 2020 French Open. I also touch on the Fernando Verdasco situation in Paris. *WARNING*: The information regarding Stefanos Tsitsipas winning Hamburg is wrong. Rublev won that tournament against Tsitsipas. I apologize for the mistake.

Duration:00:17:11

Inside the U.S. Open Bubble w/ Guest Calleigh Carlson

9/22/2020
In this episode guest Calleigh Carlson talks about the sights and sounds of inside the US Open bubble. We chat about how the unique situation was handled by the USTA and some of her coolest experiences in the bubble.

Duration:00:26:36

U.S. Open Recap: Thiem/Osaka Take Titles

9/15/2020
In this episode I do a recap of the second week of the U.S. Open and talk about the last three matches both on the Men's and Women's side. I say who surprised me in the tournament, and tennis is already underway in Italy.

Duration:00:16:00

U.S. Open's Wild First Week

9/8/2020
In this episode I spill my feelings on the early exit of Novak Djokovic. I also touch on who's impressed me so far and my thoughts on the first week of play.

Duration:00:14:26

2020 U.S. Open Preview

8/31/2020
In this episode I preview the Grand Slam we've all been waiting for. I give my predictions for the title and talk about all the ups and downs of the Western & Southern Open. Also, a send off to one of the best doubles teams to ever play the game.

Duration:00:17:45

TENNIS. IS. BACK.

8/25/2020
In this episode I welcome professional tennis back to the world. The Western & Southern Open is underway in New York and I cover all the precautions the USTA is taking to make sure this event runs smoothly. I also touch on the W&S Open bracket and who has impressed me so far. Night Train.

Duration:00:16:56

Return to play preview w/ guest Brenden Lehr

8/18/2020
In this episode guest Brenden Lehr helps break down expectations for the upcoming U.S. Open. Lehr also chats about who he picks as the favorite for the remaining Grand Slams this year. With tennis restarting this week, players and fans are in for a busy second half of 2020 with a jam packed schedule of tournaments ahead.

Duration:00:27:51

Top players opt out of U.S. Open

8/11/2020
In this episode I discuss the players not playing in the 2020 U.S. Open, including the reigning men's champ. I also break down the tough decision players are faced with when deciding whether to play or not, and what tournament to play in.

Duration:00:15:34

Cincy is Set, Kyrgios Opts Out

8/4/2020
In this episode I break down Nick Kyrgios letter to tennis about opting out of the U.S. Open. Some powerful words from the Aussie. I catch up on the Western & Southern Open (Cincy) and who's playing in it and catch up on some other news.

Duration:00:17:57

Pandemic CANCELS first ATP event in August

7/29/2020
In this episode I talk about the worries of the Coronavirus in the tennis world, especially after the Citi Open in Washington D.C. was cancelled. The Citi Open was going to be the return to ATP play. I also touch on the growing popularity of World Team Tennis during the pandemic.

Duration:00:19:19

Tennis is (almost) back!

7/20/2020
In this episode I talk about the changes to the ATP/WTA schedule in August and September. I also touch on unofficial tournaments happening around the world, especially a very unique event called UTS.

Duration:00:14:47

Tennis Players Contract COVID

6/24/2020
In this episode I talk about how some of the world's biggest names got the Coronavirus from playing on the Adria Tour. I touch on the reaction of Nick Kyrgios on Novak Djokovic's tournament and how this event can affect many tournaments to come.

Duration:00:14:50

TENNIS IS COMING BACK!

6/18/2020
In this episode I talk about how the U.S. Open is officially happening this fall. There are a few tournaments surrounding the U.S. Open, which are important, and the French Open will follow shortly after. I also touch on why Roger Federer will not be playing in these tournaments.

Duration:00:14:05

Will the US Open happen in 2020?

6/9/2020
In this episode I talk about the power of tennis players speaking out against racism and injustice after the death of George Floyd. I also break down some insight of how the US Open might happen in 2020. Novak Djokovic gives examples of what the USTA is considering for guidelines in an interview and I break those down.

Duration:00:15:13

COVID Tennis: Guest Mason Bultje

5/13/2020
In this episode we have a returning guest and former collegiate tennis player and now tennis coach, Mason Bultje. Mason and I talk about the future of tennis with the Coronavirus. We touch on the UTR Pro Match Series and the comments of Rafael Nadal on the return of tennis in 2020.

Duration:00:29:13

Social Media: Crafting the Perfect Player

4/29/2020
In this episode I talk about Dominic Thiem's reaction to helping pay lower ranked players during this pandemic. I also ouch a little bit on the latest social media content produced by some players and I craft my perfect tennis player using different aspects of many players.

Duration:00:17:03

Quarantine Tennis: Social Media and Connecting with Players

4/14/2020
In this episode I chat with myself about how Quarantine is changing the way players connect with their fans. Also, I touch on what the return to tennis could look like in the future...whenever that is.

Duration:00:16:31