Month: February 2019

JIM COURIER talks TENNIS with CRAIG SHAPIRO- URCS024

JIM COURIER talks TENNIS with CRAIG SHAPIRO- URCS024

He won The Australian Open and Roland Garros… twice. He came up with Agassi, Sampras and Chang and together they created a flashpoint in American’s Men’s Tennis that dominated the sport for a decade. Since hanging up his racquet, he’s been all over the tennis world: Captaining the American Davis Cup for 8 years; Broadcasting and Commentating for Tennis Channel, ITV, USA, NBC, TNT and Channels 7 and 9;  and  running the highly successful Invesco Series.  Former world #1, JIM COURIER offers insight on what’s happening on the tour, tells us what it’s like to be the best tennis player in the world at 21, and let’s us know his biggest regret as Davis Cup captain.

For more on Jim Courier, check out:

URCS Episode 29 with tennis coach NICK BOLLETTIERI

and

URCS Episode 12 with Nike Global Marketing director IAN HAMILTON

UNDER REVIEW is a podcast in which tennis insiders share unique stories and insightful perspective.

For more information, please contact info@underreviewtennis.com

HEINZ GUNTHARDT talks TENNIS with CRAIG SHAPIRO – URCS023

HEINZ GUNTHARDT talks TENNIS with CRAIG SHAPIRO – URCS023

He beat Gerulaitis, Amritraj and Lendl and is a member of the Final 8 Club of Roland Garros, Wimbledon & The US Open. In doubles, he won four majors and as a coach he worked with Ivanovic, Dokic, Capriati & spent 7 years with Steffi Graf seeing her through 12 major wins. Now he broadcasts for Swiss TV. Former world #22, HEINZ GUNTHARDT breaks down a championship backhand; tells us how Swiss TV is basically Roger Federer TV; and explains how a well paced shoe-tying lead to the most famous love connection in tennis.

UNDER REVIEW is a PODCAST in which tennis insiders share unique stories and insightful perspectives from the world of tennis.

For more information, please contact info@underreviewtennis.com

NOAH RUBIN talks TENNIS with CRAIG SHAPIRO – URCS022

NOAH RUBIN talks TENNIS with CRAIG SHAPIRO – URCS022


NOAH RUBIN has beaten Frances Tiafoe, Taylor Fritz and John Isner.  As a junior he was #6 in the world and won Wimbledon. As a pro, he’s been as high as 125 in the world and while freak accidents have kept him from cracking the top 100, he soldiers on.

On this podcast, Noah Rubin offers his take on the pros and cons of college tennis, tells us about his BEHIND THE RACQUET project, and offers his solution to rampant cheating in juniors tennis.

For more on Noah’s BEHIND THE RACQUET: https://www.instagram.com/behindtheracquet/

For other episodes with current players on the tour, check out:

URCS020: NICOLE GIBBS

URCS018: SHELBY ROGERS

UNDER REVIEW WITH CRAIG SHAPIRO is a Tennis Podcast where insiders from the sport share unique perspectives, inside stories and break down what is happening now in Tennis.

For more information, please contact info@underreviewtennis.com

MARDY FISH talks TENNIS with CRAIG SHAPIRO – URCS021

MARDY FISH talks TENNIS with CRAIG SHAPIRO – URCS021

He posted wins over world #1s like Agassi, Federer, Murray, Del Potro and Nadal. To name a few. He grew up with Andy Roddick and got to #7 in the world. Recently, he was recently named captain of the US DAVIS CUP TEAM. 

US Davis Cup Captain MARDY FISH tells us why he’s excited about the new format of the Davis Cup, what it’s like to be across the net from Rafa and Djoker, how he dealt with crippling anxiety and why sometimes he feels like he was created in a bar.

For more on THE DAVIS CUP: https://www.daviscup.com/

UNDER REVIEW WITH CRAIG SHAPIRO is a Tennis Podcast where insiders from the sport share unique perspectives, inside stories and break down what is happening now in Tennis.

For more information, please contact info@underreviewtennis.com

NICOLE GIBBS talks TENNIS with CRAIG SHAPIRO – URCS020

NICOLE GIBBS talks TENNIS with CRAIG SHAPIRO – URCS020

She swept the NCAA singles and doubles titles when she was a sophomore at Stanford. As a pro, she’s played Serena, Kvitova, Panetta and many more and has been as high as #68 in the world.

NICOLE GIBBS tells us what it’s like fighting through the pro tour; how she thinks greater gender equality can be achieved on the tour; and what it takes to surprise your paramour after dating for 6 years.

To see Jack’s proposal video to Nicole: https://www.youtube.com/watch?reload=9&v=7OgK1Sj2xvE

Gerarl Marzorati’s NEW YORKER article on Nicole: https://www.newyorker.com/news/sporting-scene/an-american-tennis-player-finds-her-voice/

For other episodes with current players on the tour, check out:

URCS018: SHELBY ROGERS

URCS022: NOAH RUBIN

UNDER REVIEW WITH CRAIG SHAPIRO is a Tennis Podcast where insiders from the sport share unique perspectives, inside stories and break down what is happening now in Tennis.

For more information, please contact info@underreviewtennis.com