Episode 42 – Desert Storm [Podcast]

A man and his racquet

On this week’s Urban Tennis podcast, we discuss Serena’s whirlwind return and subsequent withdrawal in Indian Wells, how Novak Djokovic overcame the yips, preview the storylines in Miami and pitch our favourite celebrity mixed doubles teams.

  • Before an eerily similar withdrawal brought back memories of 2001, Serena Williams dominated headlines in her return to Indian Wells. We talk about how she addressed the return and who is ultimately benefitting from it? Plus, who had the more implausible result considering their 2015 form: Sabine Lisicki or Jelena Jankovic? (1:21)
  • It took a little longer than he hoped but Novak Djokovic successfully defended his Indian Wells crown in three sets over Roger Federer. We discuss Novak’s uncharacteristic double faults to end the second set and how nerves can get to even the best player? Plus, has Milos Raonic finally won over the mainstream tennis media with another solid Masters 1000 event? (

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