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The Passing Shot Tennis Podcast is the must-listen tennis catch-up service for all fans looking for a fresh slice on the world’s favourite racket sport. The latest news, results and major talking points from the ATP, WTA circuits as well as British Tennis delivered every couple of weeks with your hosts the 'Wandering Wildcard' Joel and self-confessed 'Queen of Clay' Kim!

The Passing Shot Tennis Podcast is the must-listen tennis catch-up service for all fans looking for a fresh slice on the world’s favourite racket sport. The latest news, results and major talking points from the ATP, WTA circuits as well as British Tennis delivered every couple of weeks with your hosts the 'Wandering Wildcard' Joel and self-confessed 'Queen of Clay' Kim!
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The Passing Shot Tennis Podcast is the must-listen tennis catch-up service for all fans looking for a fresh slice on the world’s favourite racket sport. The latest news, results and major talking points from the ATP, WTA circuits as well as British Tennis delivered every couple of weeks with your hosts the 'Wandering Wildcard' Joel and self-confessed 'Queen of Clay' Kim!

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Episodes

Same same but different: The 2019 Grand Slams review including Big 3 still the driving force; Andreescu leads unpredictable WTA slam season; Konta top in British stars report card; Most controversial moments; 2020 predictions

9/15/2019
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In the latest episode of The Passing Shot: An Extra Slice, Joel and Kim reflect on the year in Grand Slams. On the men's side, the Big 3 have continued to dominate. Joel and Kim debate how long this will last; and the positive and negative impacts on the sport this mastery has had. On the women's side, 2019 saw 4 different slam winners. Are we waiting for one of them to be the new dominant force in women's tennis and take the mantle from Serena? Joel and Kim also round-up their favourite...

Duration:00:46:27

The US Open finals catch-up: Nadal captures 19th Grand Slam in thriller; Amazing Andreescu overcomes Serena; Jamie Murray captures mixed doubles crown; Hewett, Lapthorne + Reid win wheelchair events; Collect a Set winners

9/8/2019
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In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, your tennis catch-up podcast, Joel and Kim close out their US Open coverage with a review of this weekend's Finals action. They reflect on a potential Changing of The Guard at the helm of women's tennis with Andreescu's triumph over Serena Williams. Meanwhile, Rafael Nadal claims his 19th Grand Slam title; bringing him ever closer to Federer's current haul of 20. They also round-up a quartet of British winners including Jamie Murray, Alfie...

Duration:00:33:20

The US Open semifinals catch-up: Nadal tames Berrettini; Medvedev downs Dimitrov; Andreescu and Serena set-up showdown; Jamie Murray's excellent doubles campaign; 'Collect a Set' update

9/7/2019
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In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, your tennis catch-up podcast, Joel and Kim review the men's and women's semifinals of the US Open as well as preview the finals! They reflect on the incredible runs of Andreescu and Medvedev; and the likelihood of them being victorious in the finals against legends of the game Serena Williams and Rafael Nadal. They also round-up the latest in the doubles tournaments, including Jamie Murray's excellent fortnight and provide a 'Collect a Set' update.

Duration:00:36:06

The US Open quarterfinals catch-up: Dimitrov downs Federer; Medvedev overcomes Wawrinka; Konta's USO campaign reflections; G.E.M.S.life appreciation; Brits in doubles update; Semifinal previews + predictions

9/4/2019
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In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, your tennis catch-up podcast, Joel and Kim reflect on the dramatic action from the quarterfinals stage at the US Open. They discuss Dimitrov's shock win over Federer; Medvedev's sizzling summer continuing and Konta's exit at the hands of Elina Svitolina. They also check on British progress in the doubles and preview the semifinals in the men's and women's draws!

Duration:00:27:17

The US Open Round 4 catch-up: Osaka ousted; Djokovic booed + out; Konta marches on; Federer-Nadal final on the cards?; Mike Bryan 'gun gesture' controversy; QFs preview

9/2/2019
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In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, your tennis catch-up podcast, Joel and Kim round-up the latest action from the 4th Round of The US Open. Defending champions dumped out in different fashions with Osaka ousted by Bencic whilst Novak is booed out the building. Can Konta reach the semifinal stage at all four slams? Is a Federer-Nadal final an inevitability now that Djokovic is out? What do you make of the controversy surrounding Mike Bryan's controversial gun gesture on court? Join...

Duration:00:28:58

The US Open Round 3 catch-up: Medvedev's crowd control; Federer's scheduling annoyance; Djokovic's shoulder mystery; Gauff-Osaka; Round 4 preview inc. Konta-Pliskova

8/31/2019
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In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, your tennis catch-up podcast, Joel and Kim discuss the action from Round 3 of the US Open. They debate the aggro caused by Medvedev's post match interview, Dan Evans' scheduling remarks and Djokovic's shoulder mystery. They also look ahead to Gauff vs Osaka and the Round 4 lineups in Flushing Meadow so far including Johanna Konta vs Karolina Pliskova.

Duration:00:30:29

The US Open Round 2 catch-up: Djokovic's shoulder, Federer's slow starts; Kyrgios 'corrupt' comments; Konta clinical; Evans upsets Pouille; Serena-McNally popcorn

8/29/2019
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In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, your tennis catch-up podcast, Joel and Kim reflect on Round 2 action from the US Open. They discuss Federer's form; Konta's clinical victory; Kyrgios' comments and Djokovic's injury concerns amongst other hot topics. They also update listeners on the progress of their (possibly) terrible predictions... just don't talk to Kim about Roberto Bautista-Agut!

Duration:00:32:31

The US Open Round 1 catch-up: Serena v Sharapova, Tsitsipas and Kerber Out; Osaka 3 setter; Evans and Konta Through; Murray in Mallorca

8/27/2019
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In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, your tennis catch up podcast, Kim goes solo as she rounds up the action and results so far from Round 1 of the US Open. She reflects upon Serena's domination of Sharapova; Kerber and Tsitsipas' early exits; and mini scares for Naomi Osaka and Ash Barty as well as a dropped set for Roger Federer. Jo Konta and Dan Evans continue to fly the flag for Great Britain; whilst Cam Norrie and Harriet Dart fall at the first hurdle. Andy Murray is also in...

Duration:00:34:06

Ready for the Big Apple: US Open 2019 draw preview; Serena-Sharapova, Big 3 routes to final; Dark horses + potential upsets; R1 must-see matches; British hopes; Champions predictions; Murray in Mallorca

8/22/2019
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In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, your tennis catch-up podcast, Joel and Kim review the draws for the US Open 2019. They look at the paths of the top seeds; potential dark horses, British hopes and blockbuster matches. They're also joined by Lee from @tennisontelly who brings us up to date with Amazon Prime broadcasting and where you can watch the US Open in the UK, in Europe and in the United States!

Duration:00:58:28

Sizzling in Cincinatti: Keys the conqueror; Medvedev marches on; Murray singles comeback; Kyrgios 'bathroom break'; Kuznetsova's dream run; Williams sisters + Carlos Ramos

8/18/2019
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In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, your tennis catch-up podcast, Joel and Kim roundup all the action from the Western and Southern Open in Cincinatti. They discuss the resurgence of Svetlana Kuznetsova; Medvedev's 3rd straight final; Andy Murray's singles comeback and Federer's fastest ever loss in sixteen years. They also raise the prospect of a suspension for Nick Kyrgios and Kim tests Joel on his 1980s WTA doubles knowledge in the latest edition of 'Mysterious Player'.

Duration:00:50:41

Time for some Pironkova: The ATP + WTA Tour Fan Favourites as recommended by our listeners; Part two - the women

8/12/2019
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In the latest episode of The Passing Shot: Extra Slice, Joel and Kim delve into the territory of the fan favourite. The elusive, eccentric, often obscure players we love to follow on the ATP and WTA circuits; despite them perhaps never making it big or grabbing the newspaper headlines. This episode features many of our listeners' favourites; and the reasons why these players have captured our hearts and imaginations during their careers! Part 2 focuses on the WTA Tour. Listen to Part 1...

Duration:00:20:55

Passing the no.1 ranking hot potato: Rogers Cup + Coupe Rogers review, Cincinnati preview, Osaka back at No. 1, Medvedev‘s hot streak, Federer + Nadal join ATP Player council, Murray singles return

8/12/2019
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In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, your tennis catch-up podcast, Joel and Kim discuss this week's key talking points from the Rogers Cup and Coupe Rogers. They also look ahead to the Cincinnati Masters and reflect on Federer and Nadal's recent addition to the ATP Player Council as well as Andy Murray’s return to singles competition. Joel also taunts Kim with an elusive player to guess in the latest edition of ‘Mysterious Player’ - cue awful Peter Andre rendition!

Duration:00:52:16

Finally, we can talk about Denis Istomin!: The ATP + WTA Tour Fan Favourites as recommended by our listeners; Part one - the men

8/8/2019
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In the latest episode of The Passing Shot: Extra Slice, Joel and Kim delve into the territory of the fan favourite. The elusive, eccentric, often obscure players we love to follow on the ATP and WTA circuits; despite them perhaps never making it big or grabbing the newspaper headlines. This episode features many of our listeners' favourites; and the reasons why these players have captured our hearts and imaginations during their careers! Part 1 - This episode focuses on players from the...

Duration:00:29:33

To the land of maple syrup: Rogers Cup + Coupe Rogers preview, Kyrgios entertains Washington, Coco Gauff + Murray bros return to court, Thiem captures Kitbuhel, Sabalenka finds form in San Jose, Schwartzman triumphs in Los Cabos

8/4/2019
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In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, your tennis catch-up podcast, Joel and Kim preview the Rogers Cup and Coupe Rogers out in Toronto and Montreal. They also round up this week's action from Washington, San Jose, Los Cabos, Kitzbuhel and Karlruhe including dogs on court, lucky losers, double double bagels, scheduling controversies, Amazon Prime mix up and more!

Duration:00:43:54

Come on Tim!: Tennis pet peeves part 2 featuring Wannabe coaches, Drunk fans, Excessive ball bouncers and more! Crowd-sourced by our listeners.

8/1/2019
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In the latest episode of The Passing Shot: Extra Slice, Joel and Kim discuss more of their pet peeves when attending and watching live tennis! Fuelled by listener bugbears and recent Wimbledon experiences; they vent out their frustrations on tipsy tennis fans, the serious picnickers, swooping birds; wannabe coaches and excessive ball bouncers! Let us know if you have any more to add to the list!

Duration:00:33:51

Show us a maiden: 1st time champions dominate including Jarry and Ferro; Basilashvilli wins Hamburg; Zverev splits from Lendl; Norrie and Evans perform well in Atlanta; Tomic's Wimbledon prize money denied

7/29/2019
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In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, your tennis catch-up podcast, Joel and Kim round up results from the past two weeks on the ATP/WTA Tour. With maiden titles galore, Brits on form in Atlanta and an odd shaped trophy in Hamburg, the post-Wimbledon period has been packed full of incident. Joel also brings us some more gems in Scoreboard Stories with possibly the longest ever three set men's match out in Mexico and a golden bagel for Sachia Vickery.

Duration:00:46:57

Let's get (tennis) quizzical: The '2019 ATP/WTA Season So Far' QUIZ with Joel & Kim

7/23/2019
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In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, your tennis catch-up podcast, Joel and Kim put each other to the test with a mid season review of the year quiz! Play as you listen along and see how much you recall from the first 7 months of the season across the ATP and WTA tours. Which player lost after being a bagel and 5 MPs up in front of their home crowd? Which player ended a long losing streak in finals? Can you name the first American champion of the season? Put your tennis knowledge to...

Duration:00:57:57

Wimbledon Day #12 and Day #13 catch-up: Sensational Simona; Djokovic claims 5th title; Cabal and Farah capture men's doubles in epic; Ladies doubles switch debate; Juniors + wheelchair round-up

7/14/2019
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In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, your tennis catch-up podcast, Joel and Kim look back on a weekend of finals at Wimbledon 2019. They discuss the thrilling 5 set final between Djokovic and Federer; and reflect on the greatest hour of Simon Halep's career when she won her first Wimbledon title. They also round-up the doubles, junior, wheelchair and quad champions before closing the door on the All England Lawn Tennis Club for another year.

Duration:00:42:12

Wimbledon Day #10 and Day #11 catch-up: Federer and Djokovic conquer; Simona-Serena showdown; Finals predictions; Doubles + wheelchair events catch-up

7/12/2019
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In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, your tennis catch-up podcast, Joel and Kim reflect on the somewhat underwhelming Wimbledon semi-finals. They predict the men's and ladies champions; debate whether they'd partner with Jelena Ostapenko in the mixed doubles and take pleasure in the De Groot-Van Koot match-up in the ladies wheelchair singles final!

Duration:00:28:49

Wimbledon Day #7, Day #8 and Day #9 catch-up: Big 3 dominate QFs, Fedal 40 is set, Strycova ousts Konta, Halep + Svitolina fly under radar, Konta press conference, SerAndy comes to an end, SFs predictions

7/10/2019
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In the latest episode of The Passing Shot, your tennis catch-up podcast, Joel and Kim dissect the action from the men's and women's 4th round and Quarter Final action at Wimbledon. They talk Johanna Konta's press conference, cancelled stag do's and preview the upcoming semi-finals including #Fedal40!

Duration:00:42:55