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US Open Special: BELINDA BENCIC chat & MICHAEL JOYCE dissects the Women’s Draw-URCS043

US Open Special: BELINDA BENCIC chat & MICHAEL JOYCE dissects the Women’s Draw-URCS043

On this special 2 part episode, US Open hopeful Belinda Bencic discusses her career and top coach Michael Joyce breaks down the women’s draw.

First up, world #13 BELINDA BENCIC discusses her impressive junior career, tell us what it’s like to navigate ones way through a draw full of dangerous opponents, and shares what she learned from Martina Hingis’ mom, Melanie Molitor.

Then, superstar coach Michael Joyce discusses the 5 women he’s coached and the other notable women in the US Open main draw.

takes us through the draw, discussing the 5 women he coached and the other notable women in the US Open main draw.

BELINDA BENCIC won Junior Wimbledon and The Junior French in the same year. At 17 she quarter-finaled the US Open. She’s beaten Kerber, Osaka, Pliskova, Halep and Serena AND she’s won the Hopman Cup twice. Both times, holding up her doubles partner and countryman, ROGER FEDERER.

MICHAEL JOYCE has been to nearly 30 US Opens. First as a junior. Then as a Pro. And finally as a coach. He’s coached Sharapova, Azarenka, Bouchard, Konta and Pegula. And he is currently coaching Timea Babos.

Recorded August 20, 2019. Released August 28 2019.

More episodes of UNDER REVIEW featuring current WTA Players:

SOFIA KENIN

SHELBY ROGERS

NICOLE GIBBS

UNDER REVIEW is a podcast in which tennis insiders share unique stories and insightful perspective. For more information, please contact info@underreviewtennis.com

SOFIA KENIN talks TENNIS with CRAIG SHAPIRO-URCS042

SOFIA KENIN talks TENNIS with CRAIG SHAPIRO-URCS042

20 years old and #20 in the world, Sofia Kenin is entering The US Open on fire having just semi-finaled Canada AND Cincinnati. Known for playing fast and grinding it out, Sofia is one of the most dangerous women on the tour. Amongst her wins she counts Azarenka, Osaka, Sharapova, Barty and Serena Williams. And we have her on the podcast today.

American Tennis powerhouse, Sofia Kenin is going to discuss her meteoric rise, tell us why she thinks her father knows everything about tennis and what it’s like to beat your childhood idol.

Recorded August 20, 2019. Released August 27 2019.

More episodes of UNDER REVIEW featuring current WTA Players:

SHELBY ROGERS

NICOLE GIBBS

UNDER REVIEW is a podcast in which tennis insiders share unique stories and insightful perspective. For more information, please contact info@underreviewtennis.com