Peng Shuai and a line in the sand; Davis Cup semis set; Jo Konta retires

Catherine, David and Matt begin this episode by discussing the WTA’s decision to suspend tournaments in China as Peng Shuai’s situation remains unresolved. What sort of message does it send? And what’s been the response of the ATP and the ITF? 

Onto the Davis Cup Finals, we cover how Serbia and the Russian Tennis Federation booked their spots in the last four, including heroics from Mikhail Kukushkin for Kazakhstan, impressive displays from Novak Djokovic and Daniil Medvedev, and a nervy performance from Andrey Rublev. 

BECOME A FRIEND OF THE TENNIS PODCAST

Rather than running another Kickstarter, we will launch a subscription service called Friends of The Tennis Podcast to help us keep the show on the road in 2022. All 'Friends' will receive exclusive access to bonus podcasts throughout the year, as well as helping to keep the weekly podcast and the Grand Slam Dailies free-to-all. To receive details when we go live on December 8th, please put your e-mail in here - http://eepurl.com/gwWILX.

DAVIS CUP FINALS 15% OFF TICKET CODE

Go to https://www.daviscupfinals.com/ticketing and put in the code TENNISPODCAST

NEWSLETTER

Sign up to get our news, offers, predictions and Matt’s Stat - http://eepurl.com/gbmzRX

EMAIL

We hope that the podcast helps to provide some form of escape during these challenging times. If you ever feel like writing to us, our e-mail is open – info@tennispodcast.net

SOCIAL MEDIA 

Twitter - https://twitter.com/TennisPodcast

Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/thetennispodcast/

Reddit - https://www.reddit.com/r/thetennispodcast/


See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.