Neal Skupski  - Doubles Pro

Neal Skupski - Doubles Pro

This week I speak to Top 30 Doubles player Neal Skupski. Neal is the younger brother of Ken Skupski who we spoke to in episode 12.

Neal came through the US college system and made a decision after college to concentrate on doubles and it's proved to be a wise one.

  • We talk about
  • Current Covid-19 situation with training, eating and old friends
  • US College tennis
  • His brother taking a risk playing doubles with him with his low ranking
  • Teaming up with his current partner Jamie Murray
  • What Neal has learned form Jamie
  • How Louis Cayer has helped his game
  • Travelling with your countrymen and downtime
  • Memorable matches
  • Rafa as a doubles player
  • Advice for young players


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