Author: Tony Fairbairn

Jo-Wilfred Tsonga Wins In Antwerp As Dzumhur Completes Russian Double

Tony Fairbairn- 22/10/2017

Jo-Wilfred Tsonga (zimbio) Jo-Wilfred Tsonga beat Diego Schwartzman 6-3 7-5 to win his fourth title of the season in Antwerp. While in Moscow Damir Dzumhur ...

ATP Round-Up: Juan Martin Del Potro Keeps London Hopes Alive With Second Consecutive Stockholm Final

Tony Fairbairn- 21/10/2017

Juan Martin Del Potro (zimbio) Juan Martin Del Potro kept his unlikely London hopes alive with a 6-7(4) 6-4 7-6(1) win over Fernando Verdasco in ...

WTA Finals Draw: The Path To World Number One Is Revealed

Tony Fairbairn- 20/10/2017

Simona Halep is the world number one heading into Singapore. (zimbio) The path to becoming the year end world number one took shape as the ...

Tomas Berdych Ends His 2017 Season Early

Tony Fairbairn- 19/10/2017

Tomas Berdych (zimbio) The World number 18 has decided to end his 2017 season earlier than expected and will miss the last two tournaments of ...

ATP Antwerp: Stefanos Tsitsipas Earns Biggest Win Of His Career Against Cuevas

Tony Fairbairn- 17/10/2017

Stefanos Tsitsipas (zimbio) Stefanos Tsitsipas earnt the biggest win of his career against Pablo Cuevas 6-1 6-4 to advance to the second round in Antwerp. ...

Rafael Nadal Withdraws From Basel

Tony Fairbairn- 17/10/2017

Rafael Nadal (zimbio) Rafael Nadal has announced his withdrawal from Basel as he recovers from a slight knee injury that he suffered in Shanghai. The ...

Denis Istomin Reaches Tashkent Semi-Finals, Majchrzak Rises To The Challenge

Tony Fairbairn- 12/10/2017

Denis Istomin (zimbio) Denis Istomin reached the Tashkent Semi-Finals with a 6-3 6-3 victory over Uladzimir Ignatik, while Poland's Kamil Majchrzak continues to rise as ...

Petra Kvitova Suffers Shock Exit As Tianjin Plays Catch-Up

Tony Fairbairn- 11/10/2017

Petra Kvitova (zimbio) World number 17 Petra Kvitova suffered a shock exit as she lost Lin Zhu 6-4 5-7 6-4 as the Tianjin Open had ...

John Isner Edges Out Dusan Lajovic In Shanghai

Tony Fairbairn- 10/10/2017

John Isner (zimbio) John Isner survived a very tight match against Dusan Lajovic after a 4-6 7-6(5) 7-6(6) to advance to the second round in ...

Roger Federer Feels Prepared For The Rest Of The Season

Tony Fairbairn- 09/10/2017

Roger Federer (zimbio) Roger Federer feels rested and prepared heading into the rest of the 2017 season as he spoke to the press ahead of ...

David Goffin Overcomes Tokyo Demons To Win Back To Back Titles

Tony Fairbairn- 08/10/2017

David Goffin (zimbio) David Goffin overcame the demons of last year as he won his maiden Rakuten Japan Open with a 6-3 7-5 win over ...

Nick Kyrgios Downs Alexander Zverev In Beijing

Tony Fairbairn- 07/10/2017

Nick Kyrgios (zimbio) Nick Kyrgios will aim to win his first title of the season in the Beijing final tomorrow as he downed Alexander Zverev ...

Ryan Harrison Shocks Kevin Anderson In Tokyo, Cilic Advances

Tony Fairbairn- 04/10/2017

Ryan Harrison (zimbio) Ryan Harrison stunned US Open runner-up Kevin Anderson in Tokyo as he edged the South African 6-3 1-6 7-6(2) in a tight ...

Dan Evans Suffers One Year Ban As A Result Of Positive Cocaine Test

Tony Fairbairn- 03/10/2017

Dan Evans (zimbio) Dan Evans has suffered a one year ban as a result of testing positive for Cocaine back in April, when he was ...

Marin Cilic Cruises Past Tsitsipas In Tokyo

Tony Fairbairn- 02/10/2017

Marin Cilic (zimbio) Marin Cilic looked impressive in Tokyo today as he cruised past Greek talent Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-3 6-2 to advance to the second ...

Caroline Garcia Wins The Biggest Title Of Her Career In Wuhan

Tony Fairbairn- 30/09/2017

Caroline Garcia (zimbio) Caroline Garcia won the biggest title of her career in Wuhan after a 6-7 (3) 7-6(4) 6-3 victory over Ashleigh Barty. The ...

Marcos Baghdatis Continues To Break Down Barriers With Chengdu Final

Tony Fairbairn- 30/09/2017

Marcos Baghdatis (zimbio) At 32 years of age, Marcos Baghdatis has continued to break down age and physical barriers after making the Chengdu final. He ...

Gilles Muller Targets Longevity As He Ends 2017 Season Early

Tony Fairbairn- 27/09/2017

Gilles Muller (zimbio) Gilles Muller has targeted more years on the tour after he announced today that he will end his 2017 season earlier than ...

ATP Shenzhen: Zhang Continues Chinese Tennis Rise With Lorenzi Win

Tony Fairbairn- 27/09/2017

Zhizhen Zhang (LiveTennis) World number 495 Zhizhen Zhang continues the rise of Chinese tennis after a 4-6 6-3 7-6(4) victory over Paolo Lorenzi. The 20 ...

Andre Agassi To Remain Novak Djokovic’s Coach For 2018

Tony Fairbairn- 26/09/2017

Andre Agassi (zimbio) Andre Agassi will remain the coach of Novak Djokovic for the 2018 season as Djokovic looks to build on his legendary status. ...