The Tennis Files Podcast

Mehrban Iranshad from Tennis Files ( is committed to helping you improve your tennis game. He will uncover the best strategies, training methods, mental attitudes, and techniques that will enable you to reach your tennis potential. Mehrban will interview the top minds in tennis on The Tennis Files Podcast, including professional and elite tennis players, coaches, trainers, authors, and other tennis experts. Tennis is a demanding and complex sport which requires hard work, consistency, problem solving, and the determination to reach your tennis goals. Mehrban will find the answers to your tennis problems so you can break through your struggles and become a better tennis player.

Health & Fitness
TFP 210: Serve Technique Masterclass with James...
On Episode 210 of The Tennis Files Podcast, coach James Ludlow and Mehrban take a deep dive into the toughest shot to master with the greatest rewards: the serve.
62 min
TFP 209: 5 Keys to an Explosive Forehand
On Episode 209 of The Tennis Files Podcast, you’ll learn the 5 keys to mastering an explosive forehand.
17 min
TFP 208: Claudio Pistolesi — Pro Tour Secrets t...
On Episode 208 of The Tennis Files Podcast, pro tennis coach Claudio Pistolesi reveals his top insights from over four decades of playing and coaching on the ATP/WTA Tour that will help you reach your fullest tennis potential.
103 min
TFP 207: How to Win the Big Points with Mark Je...
On Episode 207 of The Tennis Files Podcast, high performance coaches Mark Jeffery and Ramon Osa will reveal how to play your best tennis when it matters most.
63 min
TFP 206: How to Set and Achieve Your Tennis Goa...
On Episode 206 of The Tennis Files Podcast, 17-time Grand Slam Champion Gigi Fernandez will show you how to set and achieve your tennis goals. If you have a strong desire to accomplish big goals in tennis and want to maximize your potential, don’t miss this episode!
63 min
TFP 205: Dr. Mark Kovacs — Serve and Backhand T...
On Episode 205 of The Tennis Files Podcast, world renowned sports science and fitness expert Dr. Mark Kovacs will reveal how to develop biomechanically efficient technique on your serve and backhand.
52 min
TFP 204: How to Play Your Best Tennis with Jeff...
On Episode 204 of the podcast, mental game expert Jeff Greenwald will reveal the keys to mastering your mind, including technical and tactical adjustments in the most common pressure situations.
60 min
TFP 203: Lessons Learned From A Training Sessio...
On Episode 203 of the podcast, I’ll walk you through my 9 biggest takeaways that I learned from taking a private lesson at the USTA National Campus.
18 min
TFP 202: Sarah Stone on the Women’s Game, WTA T...
On Episode 202 of the podcast, coach Sarah Stone discusses the women’s game, WTA Tour coaching, mixed doubles tactics, how to choose the right coach for junior players, coaching mistakes and much more!
44 min
TFP 201: Meike Babel — Mental Game Strategies F...
On this episode of the podcast, former top 30 WTA Pro Meike Babel reveals her top mental game strategies.
69 min
TFP 200: A Very Special Mega-Episode to Celebra...
Today's episode is a very special one! We are celebrating 200 episodes of The Tennis Files Podcast by featuring clips from 11 of the most downloaded interviews and discussions over the years on the show!
170 min
TFP 199: How to Defeat Pushers with Peter Freeman
On this episode of the podcast, Peter Freeman from Crunch Time Coaching reveals 8 key strategies to help you defeat pushers, aka the most exhausting player (MEP).
34 min
TFP 198: Craig O'Shannessy — The First Four Shots
On this episode of the podcast, top tennis strategist Craig O’Shannessy will reveal the secret formula for transforming how you play the game: the first four shots.
54 min
TFP 197: The Top 10 Lessons From Tennis Summit ...
On this episode of the podcast, Mehrban recaps his top 10 lessons learned from all the amazing 45+ Tennis Summit 2021 sessions on technique, strategy, fitness, and the mental game with Peter Freeman from Crunch Time Coaching!
62 min
TFP 196: 4 Pro Level Strategies to Win Matches ...
On this episode of the podcast, Fabrice will reveal his four top strategies to instantly boost the amount of points and matches you are going to win.
50 min
TFP 195: The 8 Biggest Mistakes in Your Tennis ...
On this episode of the podcast, Mehrban and Peter Freeman from Crunch Time Coaching reveal the 8 biggest training mistakes that are preventing you from reaching your tennis potential.
51 min
TFP 194: [Tennis Summit 2021 Preview #2] - Deal...
On this episode I’ve got another Tennis Summit 2021 for you of a couple awesome mental game sessions. In case you haven’t heard, I am hosting Tennis Summit 2021, a free online tennis conference which has become the largest one in the world (over 14k players and coaches attended in 2020)!
39 min
TFP 193: [Tennis Summit 2021 Preview] - How to ...
For today’s podcast episode, I put together a preview of three summit sessions: (1) Paul Annacone on how to get unstuck and level up your game, (2) Rick Macci on grand slam habits and training secrets, and (3) Ryan Reidy on doubles positioning tactics.
52 min
TFP 192: How to Develop Successful Junior and C...
On Episode 192 of The Tennis Files Podcast, I interviewed Lisa Stone, the founder of Parenting Aces, to talk about how to develop successful junior and college tennis players.
90 min
TFP 191: Emotional Intelligence and Maximizing ...
On Episode 191 of The Tennis Files Podcast, coach Joshua Oxley talks about the importance of emotional intelligence and how to maximize your tennis potential.
43 min
TFP 190: Q&A Edition - Serve Returns, Mental Ga...
On Episode 190 of The Tennis Files Podcast, you’ll learn how to level up your serve returns, first serve power, mental game, and more on this Q&A edition of the show!
33 min
TFP 189: The 7 Most Impactful Changes That Tran...
On Episode 189 of The Tennis Files Podcast, you’ll learn the most important changes I’ve made to how I approach training and thinking about tennis that has transformed my game.
30 min
TFP 188: Illya Marchenko — Training and Fitness...
On Episode 188 of The Tennis Files Podcast, I spoke with ATP Pro Illya Marchenko about his training routines, fitness workouts, and what it takes to be an elite tennis player.
77 min
TFP 187: Q&A Edition - Forehand Power, Second S...
On Episode 187 of The Tennis Files Podcast, you'll learn how to increase your forehand power, develop second serve consistency, improve your concentration, fitness, and more on this Q&A edition of the show!
40 min
TFP 186: How to Think, Train, and Compete to Yo...
On Episode 186 of The Tennis Files Podcast, I spoke with ATP Pro tennis coach and author Beau Treyz about how approaching tennis from a more analytical and data-based perspective can help you breakthrough and reach your tennis potential.
92 min