How does this event set up the year of tennis ahead?
Synopsis: The Straits Times tackles the talking points in sport every second and fourth Wednesday of the month.
In this episode, Sazali Abdul Aziz chats with ST assistant sports editor Rohit Brijnath, who is on the ground at Melbourne Park covering the Australian Open.
Rohit discusses the tournament’s withdrawals and shocks - including Rafa Nadal’s exit - the new generation of women players, and what the Australian Open spells for the year of tennis ahead.
Highlights (click/tap above):
1:55 The conflict of watching Nadal in 2023
3:36 Can anyone else test Djokovic?
6:24 Iga Swiatek leads the charge of talented young ladies
12:11 What makes the Australian Open special?
14:02 How it sets up the year of tennis ahead
Read more: https://str.sg/wFu2
Produced by: Sazali Abdul Aziz (email@example.com) & Eden Soh
Edited by: Eden Soh
Follow ST Sports Talk Podcast episodes every second and fourth Wednesday of the month:
Apple Podcasts: https://str.sg/JWRa
Google Podcasts: https://str.sg/JX88
SPH Awedio app: https://www.awedio.sg/
Feedback to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Follow Sazali Abdul Aziz on Twitter: https://str.sg/JbxS
Read his stories: https://str.sg/Jbxq
Discover more ST podcast channels:
In Your Opinion: https://str.sg/w7Qt
Asian Insider: https://str.sg/JWa7
Health Check: https://str.sg/JWaN
Green Pulse: https://str.sg/JWaf
Your Money & Career: https://str.sg/wB2m
ST Sports Talk: https://str.sg/JWRE
Music Lab: https://str.sg/w9TX
Discover ST Podcasts: http://str.sg/stpodcasts
Discover BT Podcasts: https://bt.sg/pcPL
Special edition series:
The Unsolved Mysteries of South-east Asia (5 eps): https://str.sg/wuZ2
Invisible Asia (9 eps): https://str.sg/wuZn
Stop Scams (10 eps): https://str.sg/wuZB
Singapore's War On Covid (5 eps): https://str.sg/wuJa
Follow our shows then, if you like short, practical podcasts!