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The ATP's podcast featuring interviews with players and coaches plus discussion based around the tour's weekly events.

The ATP's podcast featuring interviews with players and coaches plus discussion based around the tour's weekly events.

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United Kingdom

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ATP Tour

Description:

The ATP's podcast featuring interviews with players and coaches plus discussion based around the tour's weekly events.

Language:

English


Episodes

NEVILLE GODWIN on coaching Hyeon Chung

7/25/2020
Hailing from South Africa, sometimes to be found in South Korea, Neville Godwin joined us to talk about coaching one of the most promising players on tour, Hyeon Chung. In this wide ranging chat we touched on his coaching philosophy, his time previously with fellow South African Kevin Anderson, Chung’s biggest achievements so far, including a Grand Slam semi-final and his time out through injury.

Duration:00:36:30

MAGNUS NORMAN on Stan Wawrinka and the ATP Coach Programme

7/19/2020
We're joined by former World Number 2 and French Open finalist, Magnus Norman. Magnus is also now the coach of Stan Wawrinka and we spoke all about Stan and the Grand Slam successes he’s had while they’ve been together, their relationship on and off the court and the Magnus Norman coaching philosophy, but we started with round 2 of the ATP Coaches Programme, basically an incredible auction of promises raising funds for fellow coaches struggling during the pandemic, and one of the lots up for...

Duration:00:46:51

KEVIN ANDERSON on Wimbledon 2018, Injury & the ATP Player Council

7/12/2020
We're joined by a man with 6 ATP tour titles to his name and two tantalising Grand Slam finals. He’s reached a career-high world number 5, from South Africa now at home in the United States, this is of course, Kevin Anderson. Kevin joined us on the line and we touched on all of that and more, including an injury-plagued 18 months or so and to start with, whether lock down had at least given him a little more time to recover.

Duration:00:38:12

MILOS RAONIC on Wimbledon, the return of the tour and much more

7/5/2020
Milos Raonic speak to ATP Tennis Radio presenter Seb Lauzier about a number of topics including returning to competitive play in August, getting the balance between fitness and tennis practice right during lockdown, his early life and moving to Canada, his breakthrough year in 2011, his Wimbledon final in 2016, reaching a career-high number 3 in the rankings and his future goals.

Duration:00:44:53

MARIN CILIC - US Open memories and more

6/21/2020
Former US Open Champion Marin Cilic joins Seb Lauzier to look back over his career highs and lows as well as discussing the work he's been doing with his foundation during lockdown. They speak about getting into tennis at an early age, memories of his first tour win and title, winning the US Open and reaching the finals of Wimbledon and the US Open, plus his other career highs including two Queens titles, his first Masters 1000 victory in Cincinnati, reaching the Tour Finals on multiple...

Duration:00:39:09

DANI VALLVERDU on what he's learnt coaching the world's best players

6/14/2020
The current coach of Stan Wawrinka and Karolina Pliskova talks about a number of subjects, including working with his current charges, coaching the likes of Andy Murray and Grigor Dimitrov and what's he's learnt from fellow coaches Magnus Norman and Ivan Lendl. He also talks about the best and worst advice he's ever given a player, growing up with Andy Murray at the Sanchez-Casal Academy, life away from tennis and his hopes for the future of the game.

Duration:00:50:43

DOMINIC THIEM on his rivals, achievements and development

6/7/2020
World Number 3 Dominic Thiem on his biggest achievements, the best tennis he’s ever played, who he considers his biggest rivals, growing up in Austria, developing his game and the player he’s become today under the guidance of Nicolas Massu.

Duration:00:29:57

JUAN CARLOS FERRERO on coaching and his career

5/23/2020
Juan Carlos Ferrero is a modern day great, a World Number 1 since the turn of the millennium who these days can be found mostly at his own academy and guiding the fortunes of Spanish youngster Carlos Alcaraz. In a wide-ranging chat we spoke about Alcaraz, the youngsters comparisons with Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer plus we also discuss Ferrero's own career, his memories, rivals and even regrets.

Duration:00:44:18

LIAM SMITH on coaching Gael Monfils & tips for improving your game

5/10/2020
We get the lowdown on a top 10 player, from one of the top coaches on tour Liam Smith. Liam joined us to talk about many things including developing a top 10 player, setting goals, working with men and women and with his new online coaching platform recently launched, we also talked confidence, focus, technique and tactics.

Duration:00:30:01

AISAM-UL-HAQ QURESHI on combatting Covid-19, by helping families in Pakistan

5/6/2020
Two-time Arthur Ashe Humanitarian of the Year winner Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi will not allow Pakistan's daily workers to be forgotten during this pandemic. Through his foundation Stop War Start Tennis, Qureshi committed to financially supporting ration bags for thousands of families that have been unable to work and earn their daily sustenance. Each ration bag consists of flour, rice, oil, grains, tea, milk and sanitary products, and can feed a family of five. As we her in this interview,...

Duration:00:24:45

FELICIANO LOPEZ on the #MMOPEN Virtual Pro Tournament

4/24/2020
Mutua Madrid Open Tournament Director, Feliciano Lopez talks about the Virtual Pro, the innovative tournament in which some of the best tennis players in the world will square off from their homes from 27 to 30 April in a Manolo Santana Stadium that has been recreated in exquisite detail in the Tennis World Tour video game (Nacon Gaming). In the discussion Feliciano speaks about the player field involved in the gaming event and the fact that some might be better prepared than others! He also...

Duration:00:26:54

ANDREA GAUDENZI - ATP Chairman on his vision for the game

4/17/2020
In this special programme, ATP Chairman, Andrea Gaudenzi joins ATP Tennis Radio Podcast host Seb Lauzier to discuss his vision for the game and how the coronavirus pandemic has derailed his initial plans. Throughout the interview they discuss topics such as player relief, rankings, working with tournaments and other governing bodies and how the media landscape is changing, plus Andrea also discusses how he first got into tennis, his playing career and how an entrepreneurial background is...

Duration:00:36:29

PAUL ANNACONE - #TennisAt Home, Taylor Fritz, Sampras & Federer

4/10/2020
Legendary Tennis coach Paul Annacone brings us up-to-speed with how he's passing the time at home, his work with young American player Taylor Fritz and what he learnt from working with Pete Sampras, Tim Henman and Roger Federer.

Duration:00:29:28

JAMIE DELGADO on Wimbledon, Andy Murray and the Coronavirus

4/2/2020
Andy Murray's coach Jamie Delgado joins Seb Lauzier for a chat over Skype to discuss what it's been like trying to plan whilst in lockdown due to the Coronavirus. Jamie also speaks about Murray's fitness, the announcement that Wimbledon has been cancelled for this year and what he's been doing to keep himself busy.

Duration:00:22:49