TENNIS.com Podcast

Introducing Kamau Murray as the new host of the Tennis.com Podcast. As a tennis coach and community leader, tune in each week to hear Kamau interview prolific guests and players, and discuss what really goes on behind the scenes of the tennis tour. 

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The Australian Open Podcast, Day 2
Reporting from Melbourne, Steve Tignor recaps the second day of play -- Stosur's upset loss, Murray-Harrison, late-night Tsonga and more -- with stateside editor Ed McGrogan.
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The Australian Open Podcast, Day 1
Reporting from Melbourne, Steve Tignor recaps the first day of play with stateside editor Ed McGrogan.
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Australian Open Preview: The Men
Peter Bodo and Ed McGrogan discuss who's hot -- and who's not -- among the top men before Oz begins.
13 min
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The Merits of Murray, Raonic, and Tsonga
Which opening-week ATP champ will have the brightest season? Pete Bodo, Steve Tignor, and Ed McGrogan discuss in the latest podcast, and consider this week's loaded WTA Sydney draw.
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A career on the rise, and one on the decline?
After visiting John McEnroe's academy in New York City, Peter Bodo talks about a player who caught his eye -- as well as Serena Williams, who grabbed his attention for other reasons.
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New Year, Same Old?
A new tennis season has begun, but will the old guard of Serena and Clijsters continue their winning ways? We discuss, and look at the headlines made by Djokovic and Murray over the weekend.
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Inside the Writers Studio: Steve Tignor
How was this year's Top 10 matches list comprised? Was it easy or difficult to assemble? And what makes a match (or a YouTube clip) great? Listen to find out.
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Talking Tennis: Roger Rolls in London
What did the Federer-Tsonga final mean going forward - for both men? We discuss, and preview the Davis Cup final between Spain and Argentina.
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A Look at London from New York
Murray's out early, Federer-Nadal Part 26 and Djokovic's opportunity: We discuss the happenings in London.
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The Players of Paris: Weekend in Review
What did Paris portend for Federer, Tsonga and Isner? We discuss, and look at what's next for the world's Top 2.
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A Finale, And a Final Push
The WTA ended its season in Istanbul, but the ATP keeps churning out loaded, late-year tournaments -- in Basel and Valencia, this week. We discuss it all in the latest podcast.
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Previewing the WTA Championships
The WTA has taken its season-ending talent show to Turkey. We break down the elite eight.
18 min
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After Asia: What’s Next in Tennis
The tours head into the home stretch with the year-end championships and Cup finals on the horizon. We take stock of the tennis landscape and look back at Andy Murray's latest title run in Shanghai.
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Shanghai Summary: After Four Days
Upsets and omissions have given us four unlikely quarterfinals in China. Steve Tignor and Ed McGrogan discuss them, Rafa's recent loss and the sparse crowds in Shanghai.
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Damsels in Distress, and More
Is a Slam win a curse in the WTA? We discuss this topic, Serena at 30, ATP unrest and the fall circuit in the latest podcast.
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Podcast – Fantastic Fall or Apathetic Autumn?
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U.S. Open Podcast: Rainy Day Chat
Steve Tignor and Ed McGrogan look ahead to the women's quarterfinals and what the men face -- when the weather improves.
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Live from Flushing Meadows: Day 1 Podcast
Steve Tignor and Ed McGrogan recap the opening day of the 2011 U.S. Open.
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The 2011 U.S. Open, Quarter by Quarter
We break down the women's and men's draws of the season's final Grand Slam tournament.
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Rogers Cup Weekend Preview
With the Montreal and Toronto semifinals set, we break down all four matches.
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Stanford, Los Angeles and Beyond
Serena's success is the big story, but there's lots more to discuss about a busy week in tennis.
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Attention: Atlanta
This week's tournament in Atlanta is rife with aspiring Americans, young and old.
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The Dog Days of Summer
What's worth watching in July? We discuss in the podcast.
14 min
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Podcast – Wimbledon Week One Wrap
With the first week of play finalized, we examine all 16 of Monday's fourth-rounders.
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Dissecting the Draws: Wimbledon
Can anyone besides the Top 4 men win it all at the All England Club? And despite significant time away from the game, is this tournament Venus' or Serena's to lose? Richard Pagliaro, Peter Bodo and Ed McGrogan break down both Wimbledon draws.
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Terre Battue Takeaways
With the French Open finished, we discuss the major themes that emerged on the men's and women's side.
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Podcast from Paris: Semifinal Previews
We discuss the men's and women's final four matches from the French.
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Podcast from Paris: Day 5
Steve Tignor and Ed McGrogan discuss Clijsters' loss, Sharapova's near-loss, Nadal's form and look ahead to Del Potro-Djokovic.
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Podcast from Paris: Day 2
Steve Tignor and Ed McGrogan discuss Monday's matches from Roland Garros and look ahead at what's to come.
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Bracket Breakdown: Roland Garros
We take a quarter-by-quarter look at the men's and women's French Open draws.
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Recapping Rome
Are Novak Djokovic and Maria Sharapova, this year's Rome champions, the favorites at the French? We look back at this weekend's play and look ahead to the upcoming Slam.
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Making Sense of Madrid
The Rome Masters is already upon us, but before we get to that, we must discuss the happenings in Madrid.
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Madrid Musings
It's a busy month in tennis, starting with the combined event in Madrid. We look at the top players on the men's side and discuss a Williams- and Clijsters-less women's draw.
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Donald & Djokovic: What’s Next
Donald Young and Novak Djokovic are in the spotlight, but for completely different reasons. We discuss the futures of both men.
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Monte Carlo, Murray and Melanie
After final-round losses in Indian Wells and Miami, did Rafael Nadal need to win Monte Carlo? Is Andy Murray officially “back” after his encouraging performance? And where does the U.S. Fed Cup team -- now out of the World Group -- go from here? We answer
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Podcast – Monte Carlo Musings
We all expect Rafa to roll in Monte Carlo, where he's won six straight titles. But what do we expect from Murray and Federer in a Djokovic-less draw?
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Making Sense of Miami
Djokovic beats Nadal -- again -- Federer falls hard and Azarenka shuts down Sharapova: We recap the end of Miami.
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Live from Miami: Stacked Schedule
Peter Bodo gives his thoughts on what's already transpired -- and what's to come -- on a busy Tuesday at the Sony Ericsson Open.
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Coast to Coast
With the tours heading to Miami, Pete Bodo discusses what's at stake for Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer, Caroline Wozniacki and Kim Clijsters.
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Live from Indian Wells: Final Previews
It's Wozniacki vs. Bartoli and Nadal vs. Djokovic -- Steve Tignor offers his thoughts on both Indian Wells finals.
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Live from Indian Wells: The Final Friday
With the end of BNP Paribas Open near, we preview the Wozniacki-Sharapova and Nadal-del Potro semis, and wonder how Federer will hold up after a busy day.
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Live from Indian Wells: Young American Splendor
It's been a great tournament so far for young Americans – and we don't mean the usual suspects. Steve Tignor and Ed McGrogan discuss this trend, Rafael Nadal's form and preview the Dolgopolov-Del Potro third-rounder.
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Live from Indian Wells: Early Round Chat
Steve Tignor discusses the best early-round matches at the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells.
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World Group Wrap
With the first round of World Group ties in the books, we react to the results and look ahead to what's next in Davis Cup.
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Djokovic vs. Federer, Again
Novak and Roger have worked their way through the Dubai draw and will meet in the final. Will Federer atone for his straight-sets loss to Djokovic in Australia? Plus, thoughts on Nicolas Almagro and Caroline Wozniacki.
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Youth is Served
Young guns Milos Raonic and Petra Kvitova upset top seeds in their respective finals. The editors discuss the results of San Jose, Paris and more in the latest podcast.
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Focus on Fed Cup
With the opening round of Fed Cup behind us, the editors discuss the results and look ahead to the semis.
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Deep Thoughts: Aussie Open Edition
What can we take away from the year's first major? The editors discuss in the latest podcast.
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Australian Open Day 14 Recap
Reporting from Melbourne, Steve Tignor recaps his day at the Australian Open.
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Australian Open Day 13 Recap
Reporting from Melbourne, Steve Tignor recaps his day at the Australian Open.
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Australian Open Day 11 Recap
Reporting from Melbourne, Steve Tignor recaps his day at the Australian Open.
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Australian Open Day 10 Recap
Reporting from Melbourne, Steve Tignor recaps his day at the Australian Open.
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Australian Open Day 9 Recap
Reporting from Melbourne, Steve Tignor recaps his day at the Australian Open.
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Australian Open Day 7 Recap
Reporting from Melbourne, Steve Tignor recaps his day at the Australian Open.
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Australian Open Day 6 Recap
Reporting from Melbourne, Steve Tignor recaps his day at the Australian Open.
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Australian Open Day 5 Recap
Reporting from Melbourne, Steve Tignor recaps his day at the Australian Open.
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Australian Open Day 4 Recap
Reporting from Melbourne, Steve Tignor recaps his day at the Australian Open.
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Australian Open Day 3 Recap
Reporting from Melbourne, Steve Tignor recaps his day at the Australian Open.
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Australian Open Day 2 Recap
Reporting from Melbourne, Steve Tignor recaps his day at the Australian Open.
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Australian Open Day 1 Recap
Reporting from Melbourne, Steve Tignor recaps his day at the Australian Open.
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Live from Melbourne: Australian Open Preview
Reporting from Melbourne, Steve Tignor breaks down the men's and women's draws with stateside editor Ed McGrogan.
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Warm-Up Wrap-Up
Federer was flawless and Soderling was sensational in Week 1. We talk about their Aussie Open chances and what to make of Juan Martin del Potro.
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Opening Impressions of 2011
Sharapova, Ivanovic, Nishikori and Roddick have already captured our attention in this new season.
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The Predictions Podcast
What's in store for 2011? The editors take their best guesses in the latest podcast.
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The Federer vs. Nadal Exhibitions
When it's not for real, Roger vs. Rafa isn't as rousing.
15 min
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The Best Matches of 2010
From Down Under to the Davis Cup Final, we look back at our favorite matches of the season.
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Davis Cup Discussion
We discuss Serbia's come-from-behind win over France in the Davis Cup final as well as the future of the competition.
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Davis Cup Final
Belgrade will be bellowing when France meets Serbia on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Can Novak Djokovic give his country its first Davis Cup title?
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Roger Beats Rafa
Roger Federer earned a rare win over Rafael Nadal in London. We look back at the match and discuss what it means going forward.
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Q&A Session
Should Elena Dementieva be in the Hall of Fame? What's Andy Roddick's outlook for next season? And how much money do tennis broadcasts bring in? Find out in a mailbag edition of the podcast.
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Final Word on the Fed Cup Final
The U.S. lost in the Fed Cup final for the second consecutive year. We discuss what went wrong, and look back at last weekend's men's events.
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Fed Cup Final
The United States and Italy meet for the second straight year in the Fed Cup final. Can the Americans win this time around?
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WTA Wrap
Who was the WTA player of the year, and what's in store for the women's tour in 2011? We discuss.
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Dementieva’s Done
The editors discuss Elena Dementieva's sudden retirement, Jim Courier's new post and Thomas Muster's comeback.
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Critiquing the Championships
The season-ending championships are supposed to be a showcase event for the tours. But are they?
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Andy and Ana
Andy Murray won yet another Masters title, while Ana Ivanovic won her first title in two years. We discuss both champions.
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Shanghai Semifinals
Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic meet again, but could a resurgent Andy Murray – or even Juan Monaco – be the ultimate winner?
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Shanghai Preview
The top names in men's tennis reunite in Shanghai. We consider the contenders.
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Berdych Baffles
Wimbledon finalist Tomas Berdych has been dreadful since his breakthrough in London. We examine why, and talk about the state of former No. 1 Maria Sharapova.
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The Fall of Nadal
After winning the U.S. Open, Rafael Nadal doesn't appear to be slowing down. We discuss his objectives this fall, plus Caroline Wozniacki's quest for No. 1 and Ryan Harrison's new coach.
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Focus on the Fall
What does the future hold for del Potro? What's Nadal's motivation? And how does Date Krumm do it? We answer all these questions and more.
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Davis Cup Wrap
In the latest installment of Davis Cup, France and Serbia advanced to the final, and the U.S. stayed in the top tier.
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The Davis Cup Returns
The U.S. Open is over, but Davis Cup is just heating up. We preview this weekend's ties.
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Closing the Open
Was Rafael Nadal's latest performance the finest of his career? We discuss Rafa, Roger, the roof and more in our U.S. Open recap.
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Day 13 at the U.S. Open
The editors discuss the day's events live from Flushing Meadows.
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Day 12 at the U.S. Open
The editors discuss the day's events live from Flushing Meadows.
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Day 11 at the U.S. Open
The editors discuss the day's events live from Flushing Meadows.
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Day 10 at the U.S. Open
The editors discuss the day's events live from Flushing Meadows.
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Day 9 at the U.S. Open
The editors discuss the day's events live from Flushing Meadows.
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Day 8 at the U.S. Open
The editors discuss the day's events live from Flushing Meadows.
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Day 7 at the U.S. Open
The editors discuss the day's events live from Flushing Meadows.
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Day 6 at the U.S. Open
The editors discuss the day's events live from Flushing Meadows.
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Day 5 at the U.S. Open
The editors discuss the day's events live from Flushing Meadows.
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Day 4 at the U.S. Open
The editors discuss the day's events live from Flushing Meadows.
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Day 3 at the U.S. Open
The editors discuss the day's events live from Flushing Meadows.
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Day 2 at the U.S. Open
Editors of TENNIS magazine discuss the days events at the U.S. Open
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Day 1 at the U.S. Open
There wasn't much drama on Ashe on the Open's opening day, but there was on Court 11, where Gael Monfils survived against Robert Kendrick.
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U.S. Open Women’s Preview (Part 2)
We break down the U.S. Open draws – and chat with tour players – at the BNP Paribas Taste of Tennis.
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U.S. Open Men’s Preview (Part 1)
We break down the U.S. Open draws – and chat with tour players – at the BNP Paribas Taste of Tennis.
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Closing In on the Open
With Toronto and Cincinnati in the books, we discuss the prospects of Federer, Nadal and others at Flushing Meadows.
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