The absence of tennis is hitting a lot of people very hard indeed. Of course, it affects us as tennis fans, but there are thousands, if not millions, of people who rely on some aspect of tennis to support their income. In this special interview podcast, Andy Watson speaks to freelance TV producer Robert Heath who has worked in tennis television production for over a decade.
Inside Tennis with Producer Robert Heath
Wimbledon Cancellation Announcement
In the end, it came as a shock to no-one. The All-England Club announced what most people already knew on Wednesday as they cancelled the 2020 Championships. Rob and Andy react to that news and what impact it may have.
Can Tennis Recover?
There is a short discussion on the potential future of tennis and how it may be able to move forward.
How Does One Become a Tennis TV Producer?
Rob speaks about his journey from University of Huddersfield student to ATP Uncovered. This is great for those people interested in getting involved in tennis media as a profession. A number of false starts and different project before tennis almost landed at his feet.
Interviews, Tumultuous Tales & Hilarious Happenings
There follows lots of stories about players, tournaments and being given free beer by Juan Martin Del Potro. Well worth listening to as you get the inside track on players such as Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams and Andy Murray.
And, as always, there is a quiz!
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