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7. The Future Generation of Tennis | Sam France


On this podcast, Toby is joined by the Sports Gazette’s Tennis Editor, Sam France, to discuss the 2024 Australian Open and the future of tennis after Jannik Sinner’s first major victory.

Together they look at the possible end of Novak Djokavic after his loss in the semi-final, the hard to predict nature of the women’s game and the future of British tennis after their struggles in Melbourne, as well as Toby’s pitch for a new format for the majors.

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  • Toby Reynolds

    Toby is the cricket editor at the Sports Gazette. For the last three years, he has been a radio host and podcaster at URN. He also enjoys F1, rugby and football. Having written his dissertation on rugby union salary caps, Toby loves to explore tactical trends and use statistics to back up his arguments, as well as trying to disprove the saying that “stats are for prats”.

  • Sam France

    Sam France is an avid tennis watcher and player, frequently found passionately raving about the WTA. A journalist with a passion for all things sport, culture, and politics, Sam is a committed Radio 4 listener. A big WSL fan, Sam is still searching for a Guro Reiten autograph. @SamFrance28