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Tennis broadcasters Barry Cowan and Barry Millns interview major figures in the sport, plus other high profile tennis fans!

Tennis broadcasters Barry Cowan and Barry Millns interview major figures in the sport, plus other high profile tennis fans!
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United Kingdom

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Tennis broadcasters Barry Cowan and Barry Millns interview major figures in the sport, plus other high profile tennis fans!

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@the2barrys

Language:

English


Episodes

Pod 19: Special guest Jamie Delgado

5/20/2019
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This week's special guest is the former British Davis Cup player, Jamie Delgado, now Andy Murray's coach and newly appointed as an ITF Player Relations Consultant. Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/bm6/message

Duration:00:32:54

Pod 18: Special guest Greg Rusedski

5/13/2019
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Former world No.4 Greg Rusedski guests on the podcast to discuss the main stories of the week including Novak Djokovic's return to form in Madrid, the rise of Stefanos Tsitsipas comparing the Greek's backhand with Dominic Thiem's, Kiki Bertens claiming the biggest title of her career, plus the British hopes heading into Rome and where things stand going into an important week for the ATP Board and Player Council. Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/bm6/message

Duration:00:28:27

Pod 17: The plot thickens!

5/6/2019
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Drama aplenty to discuss this week including who's next for the #ATPBoard, #RogersReturn, #CuevasThe Conjurer, #KontaOnClay and the latest #WimbledonWonder Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/bm6/message

Duration:00:22:45

Pod 16: Special guests Gilles Muller and Arvind Parmar

4/29/2019
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Two special guests this week: recently retired Gilles Muller, now Luxembourg's Davis Cup captain, in conversation with BM - and former British Davis Cup player Arvind Parmar chatting to BC. Topics include #Thiem #Rafa #Ferrer #Berretini and #ATPFinals switching to Turin. Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/bm6/message

Duration:00:33:06

Pod 15: Special guests Nick Lester and Naomi Cavaday

4/22/2019
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From the individual brilliance of Fabio Fognini in Monte Carlo to some outstanding team performances in the Fed Cup, commentators Nick Lester and Naomi Cavaday give us their expert views on the dramas they've just witnessed. Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/bm6/message

Duration:00:37:48

Pod 14: Anne Keothavong interview

4/15/2019
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Heading into the Easter weekend's Fed Cup playoff against Kazakhstan at the Copper Box Arena in London, The 2 Barrys talk to Great Britain's captain Anne Keothavong about her team's recent successes in Bath and their hopes of finally gaining promotion into World Group II. Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/bm6/message

Duration:00:22:37

Pod 13: Jamie Murray interview

4/8/2019
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This week a wide-ranging chat with doubles specialist JAMIE MURRAY, a man who's not only won numerous major titles, reached the top of the world rankings and been a Davis Cup champion, but also represents his peers on the ATP Player Council. He also talks to us about Andy's hopes for a comeback and ensuring there will be a legacy when the brothers eventually do retire. Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/bm6/message

Duration:00:40:37

Pod 12: Miami's champions + Wheelchair tennis star Alfie Hewett

4/1/2019
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Some brief thoughts on Miami titles for Roger Federer, the Bryan brothers & Ash Barty before and in-depth chat with the inspirational wheelchair star Alfie Hewett, already a multiple major winner aged only 21. Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/bm6/message

Duration:00:36:34

Pod 11: Miami Open (midway point) + the latest LTA re-brand

3/26/2019
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BM + BC take stock of a dramatic first week in the Miami Open and discuss the LTA's latest re-brand / vision for the future. Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/bm6/message

Duration:00:30:23

Pod 11: Miami Open so far + LTA rebrand

3/26/2019
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BM and BC review a dramatic first week of the Miami Open and discuss the LTA’s latest rebrand.

Duration:00:30:31

Pod 10: Indian Wells review with Nick McCarvel + an interview with Geoff Thompson MBE

3/18/2019
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As Bianca Andreescu and Dominic Thiem celebrate their stunning successes in Indian Wells, tennis journalist and broadcaster Nick McCarvel joins us from California to review events in 'tennis paradise'. We also have an interview with Geoff Thompson MBE, a former karate World Champion, founder of the Youth Charter charity and long-time tennis fan who talks about trying to help and develop young talent in today's challenging world. Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/bm6/message

Duration:00:44:20

Pod 9: Simon Briggs (The Telegraph) discusses tennis politics

3/12/2019
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Following two major personnel changes announced during the past week we discuss the hot topic of tennis politics with The Telegraph's tennis correspondent Simon Briggs. Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/bm6/message

Duration:00:37:26

Pod 8: Special guest Leif Shiras discusses the build-up to Indian Wells

3/5/2019
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Former US player, now commentator LEIF SHIRAS joins us to discuss a thrilling, headline making start to the month and to look forward to the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells... Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/bm6/message

Duration:00:35:42

Pod 7: The 'Transition' Tour - good, bad or too soon to tell?

2/26/2019
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In addition to some remarkable performances in the latest ATP and WTA tournaments, we discuss the controversial new ITF World Tennis Tour - the pathway for emerging players into professional tennis - with contributions from Dan Kiernan, Evan Hoyt and Mark Petchey. Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/bm6/message

Duration:00:41:46

Pod 6: Tennis correspondents Mike Dickson and Stuart Fraser

2/18/2019
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Tennis correspondents Mike Dickson (Daily Mail) and Stuart Fraser (The Times) join The 2 Barrys to discuss the season so far, many of the main issues currently preoccupying the sport and covering tennis in the digital age. Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/bm6/message

Duration:00:51:21

Pod 5: Julie Heldman interview + Fed Cup reflections

2/11/2019
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Along with our thoughts on the Fed Cup we have a fascinating interview with former World No.5 Julie Heldman, one of the Original 9 who, led by her pioneering mother Gladys, paved the way for the WTA Tour. Their very difficult mother / daughter relationship behind the scenes is the basis of an extraordinary memoir Julie has now written entitled Driven: A Daughter's Odyssey. Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/bm6/message

Duration:00:36:53

Pod 4: Colin Fleming interview re Davis Cup and Fed Cup

2/4/2019
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This week's #TennisTakeaway not only includes discussion about the weekend's Davis Cup Qualifiers but also features an interview with former Davis Cup player and now GB Fed Cup coach Colin Fleming heading into the team's first appearance at home for 26 years! Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/bm6/message

Duration:00:31:00

Pod 3: Australian Open review with Annabel Croft and Peter Marcato

1/28/2019
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After the great triumphs of #Djokovic and #Osaka tennis broadcasters Barry Millns and Barry Cowan review the year's first grand slam in conversation live from Melbourne with former British No.1 Annabel Croft and the Australian commentator Peter Marcato... Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/bm6/message

Duration:00:32:10

Australian Open - Day 13 Reaction

1/26/2019
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We look back on an outstanding performance by #Osaka against #Kvitova in a gripping women's singles final and look forward to Sunday's showdown between the men's top two #Djokovic and #Nadal...

Duration:00:13:46

Australian Open - Day 12 Reaction

1/25/2019
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As #Djokovic dismissed #Pouille to set up a blockbuster men's singles final, @the2barrys also reflect on the women's doubles success for #Stosur and #Zhang, before looking ahead to Saturday's singles showpiece between #Kvitova and #Osaka which also has the world No.1 ranking on the line...

Duration:00:12:23