From the Presser (ATP): American Denis Kudla [Live from 2021 Citi Open]
Cracked Racquets Editor-in-Chief Alex Gruskin chats with American ATP player Denis Kudla following his three-set victory over Brandon Nakashima at the 2021 Citi Open. The guys chat about Denis' performance today, re-entering the Top 100, and more!Don’t forget to give a 5 star review with your twitter/instagram handle for a chance to win some FREE CR gear!!This episode brought to you by:Tennis PointDiscounted Tennis Apparel, Tennis Racquets, Tennis Shoes & Equipment from Nike, adidas, Babolat, Wilson & More!Visit their store today and use the code "CR15" at checkout to save 15% off Sale items. Some Exclusions (MAP Exceptions) apply and code will not work on those items.This code will add 1 FREE CAN of WILSON Balls to the cart at checkout. FanDuelJoin FanDuel Sportsbook today and make your first bet. If you lose, we'll give you a refund of up to $1000 in site credit (within 72hrs). Your first bet after depositing will qualify (If you have multiple selections on one betslip, it will be the first selection you made).Sign up today using by clicking here.Tennis Channel Podcast NetworkVisit https://www.tennis.com/pro-game/podcasts/ to stay current on the latest tennis news and trends and enjoy in-depth analysis and dynamic debates.Find Cracked RacquetsWebsite: https://www.crackedracquets.comInstagram: https://instagram.com/crackedracquetsTwitter: https://twitter.com/crackedracquetsFacebook: https://Facebook.com/crackedracquetsYouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC12ZE3jU0n52JkeWV1TB21AEmail Newsletter: https://www.crackedracquet Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Recorded Friday night, Orlando Finalist Denis Kudla joins us to discuss how marriage has changed his life both on and off the court, and given him new perspectives.He also discusses what he learned from a few days away on Necker Island, learning from Richard Branson.And.....hockey talk. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The Year of Sakkari, some high quality WTA ties + the curious case of Denis Kudla
Love Tennis Podcast
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Denis Kudla joins the podcast today! Denis is a DMV legend and is currently just outside the top 100 ATP Rankings. Coming off marriage and a challenger win, Denis talks about the state of tennis today and how he is going to make his push for the top 30!
"You Can't Beat Djokovic Without a HUGE Weapon" Denis Kudla Interview #27
Game To Love Tennis Podcast
On this episode we speak with top ATP tennis star Denis Kudla.We speak with him in depth about his career, and such great performances in Grand Slams reaching the 3rd round of the US Open & 4th round of Wimbledon.0:22 Life in Quarantine6:28 Tennis in Quarantine14:31 US Open 201927:06 Grass Court Tennis28:20 Wimbledon Follow Denis on social media:https://twitter.com/deniskudlahttps://www.instagram.com/deniskudlaIf you have enjoyed this episode and would like to see more content like this then please LIKE this video and SUBSCRIBE to our channel :)Please leave any questions you would like us to discuss in the comments section.#deniskudla #gametolove #tennis
Denis Kudla: Current ATP #111 on Coronavirus Pandemic and Affect on Daily Life
Current ATP #111 Denis Kudla rejoins the show to discuss how he’s handled the coronavirus pandemic and how it’s affected his day-to-day life.He also talks about his hot start to the 2020 season, shares his favorite match highlights to watch on Youtube, and offers his takes on the best backhands on the ATP tour/which of the Federer/Nadal/Djokovic will end up with the most singles slams.Don’t forget to give a 5 star review with your Twitter/Instagram handle for a chance to win some FREE CR gear!!This episode brought to you by:DiademHelping tennis players elevate their game by designing the most innovative performance tennis gear on the planet.Visit their store today and use the code "CR50" at checkout to save 50% off your order!!!ArrowBarVisit https://arrowbar.com and enter code CRACKED30 at checkout for 30% off any order. Tennis Channel Podcast NetworkVisit https://www.tennis.com/pro-game/podcasts/ to stay current on the latest tennis news and trends and enjoy in-depth analysis and dynamic debates.Find Cracked RacquetsWebsite: https://www.crackedracquets.comInstagram: https://instagram.com/crackedracquetsTwitter: https://twitter.com/crackedracquetsFacebook: https://Facebook.com/crackedracquetsYouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC12ZE3jU0n52JkeWV1TB21AEmail Newsletter: https://www.crackedracquets.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The Mental & Emotional Journey through Junior Tennis ft. Denis Kudla
Get a Grip!
An athlete's junior career is what gets them into the pros - learn all about Denis Kudla's mental and emotional journey through his junior tennis career that helped shape the professional player he is today.
TFP 065: How Denis Kudla’s Obsession with Tennis Turned Into a Pro Career
The Tennis Files Podcast
On Episode 65 of The Tennis Files Podcast, I spoke with ATP world #73 Denis Kudla about how his obsession with tennis turned into a pro career. Denis turned pro as teenager and has had his share of ups and downs, but through it all his passion for the game and excellent support system has helped him catapult back into the Top 100 once again. Denis has always been one of my favorite players to root for because he is from Arlington, Virginia, which is very close to where I'm from (Maryland), and also because he is a very down to Earth guy. I first met and interviewed Denis at the Citi Open last month after he and Frances Tiafoe played a doubles match (two in the same day actually). Denis wore a Washington Capitals shirt, which has been the pride of DC for their championship win (and one of my favorite hats to wear). Denis was kind enough to make some time to speak with me while he was in New York preparing for the U.S. Open. You'll hear Denis talk about his tennis career from the beginning, how he trained as a junior at the Junior Tennis Champions Center (JTCC), why he has always prioritized fitness, and how he bounced back from the lowest point of his career. It was a pleasure speaking with Denis on the podcast, and I wish him all the best in his career. Let us know what you think about this episode in the comments below! Time-Stamped Show Notes [2:36] Denis's training and preparation for the US Open[3:43] Playing golf at the Stowe Tennis tournament in Vermont[4:26] Similarities between tennis and golf[5:27] Why this has been the best year of Denis's sports fan life (Washington Capitals / Philadelphia Eagles)[7:47] Denis's first memory of hitting a tennis ball[9:04] Transition to training at the Junior Tennis Champions Center, and why Denis's family made the decision[10:37] How Denis stayed focused on his tennis training as a junior and avoided distractions[11:54] The most important changes Denis made in his game as a junior[13:27] A quote that has always stuck with Denis throughout his career[14:05] The structure and hours of being homeschooled at a tennis academy (Junior Tennis Champions Center)[15:51] Denis's closest friends and competitors during his junior career[17:17] How to overcome your doubts against stiff competition[18:26] Why Denis decided to turn pro instead of going to college[19:44] The lowest point in Denis's professional career and how he bounced back to the Top 100[21:34] What caused Denis to hit rock bottom as an ATP pro[22:59] Differences between Challenger and ATP Tour Level players[24:14] Why routines don't always work as a professional tennis player[25:44] What Denis changed in his fitness routine after losing a two set lead vs. Thiem at the Australian Open[26:39] Denis's approach to fitness in the off-season[27:22] One piece of advice from Denis to help you improve your tennis game Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
On this edition of Cracked Interviews, World No. 117 Denis Kudla joins the podcast to discuss his five-set thriller with Dominic Thiem at the Australian Open earlier this year, growing up training at the Junior Tennis Champions Center in College Park, Maryland, navigating the Metro to and from practice at 13 years old, rocking a Lacoste polo and backwards hat on court, reminiscing about the annual ugly Christmas sweater party in Saddlebrook and Washington Wizards Eastern Conference title chances with/without John Wall. This week's podcast is sponsored by Cross Court Threads. Sign up for their newsletter today for 10% off their store. This podcast is powered by Pinecast. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices