Author: Alex Burton

Garbine Muguruza defeats World No.1 Karolina Pliskova for Cincinnati final

Alex Burton- 19/08/2017

Muguruza is into the Cincinnati final and will face either Simona Halep or Sloane Stephens after defeating the World No.1 (Zimbio.com) Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza ...

Lu sets up meeting with Berankis in Jinan

Alex Burton- 11/08/2017

Yen Hsun Lu (zimbio.com) Yen-Hsun Lu has made an art form of winning Challenger titles. The Chinese Taipei player has consistently battled with Israel's Dudi ...

John Isner rampant as he picks up Atlanta title

Alex Burton- 31/07/2017

Isner traditionally does well at this time of year and 2017 has proven no different (Zimbio.com) John Isner is back. The tall 6'10 American had ...

Denis Shapovalov continues Challenger tear, reaches another semi-final

Alex Burton- 29/07/2017

Denis Shapovalov is looking for his second consecutive title on home soil in Canada. He won in Gatineau last week (Zimbio..com) Denis Shapovalov is continuing ...

David Ferrer out of Kitzbuhel with Achilles injury

Alex Burton- 29/07/2017

Ferrer recent resurgence has been hindered by an achilles injury (Zimbio.com) Veteran Spaniard and former Roland Garros runner-up David Ferrer will miss the Kitzbuhel event ...

David Ferrer and Benoit Paire ousted in Hamburg second round

Alex Burton- 27/07/2017

Federico Delbonis ensured a bad day at the office for David Ferrer in Hamburg (Zimbio.com) The shocks continued in Hamburg as two more seeds departed ...

Pablo Cuevas struggles continue with loss to Kuznetsov in Hamburg

Alex Burton- 25/07/2017

Cuevas has struggled for form and fitness since Roland Garros (Zimbio.com) Pablo Cuevas is one of the toughest players on clay, but the veteran from ...

‘Becker Wrecker’ Peter Doohan dies after long illness

Alex Burton- 24/07/2017

Becker (pictured) was Doohan's most famous scalp, with the Aussie defeating the German in the second round of Wimbledon in 1987 (Zimbio.com) Australian tennis player ...

John Isner wins first title in nearly two years by taking Newport

Alex Burton- 23/07/2017

Isner had struggled through the first part of the season (Zimbio.com) John Isner has ended his title drought by taking the Newport Hall of Fame ...

Denis Shapovalov gives his Next Gen Finals chances a boost in Gatineau

Alex Burton- 23/07/2017

Shapovalov has a great chance of making it to Milan (Zimbio.com) Young Canadian starlet Denis Shapovalov has had a great week in his attempts to ...

Agnieszka Radwanska celebrates wedding

Alex Burton- 22/07/2017

Radwanska celebrated her marriage to long-term partner Dawid Celt over the weekend (Zimbio.com) WTA World No.10 player Agnieszka Radwanska has married her partner Dawid Celt ...

Spain’s new tennis sensation Nicola Kuhn

Alex Burton- 18/07/2017

Kuhn has made a significant breakthrough and will be eyeing the Top 100 soon (Zimbio.com) Spain has been spoilt for choice when it comes to ...

What have we learned from Wimbledon 2017?

Alex Burton- 17/07/2017

Federer is now well placed to take the World No.1 ranking but could face competition from old rival Nadal (Zimbio.com) Wimbledon has now finished for ...

Sam Querrey – a breakthrough run for the USA at Wimbledon

Alex Burton- 13/07/2017

Querrey is making career-best runs at the age of 29 (Zimbio.com) Most American tennis fans could have been forgiven for not expecting Sam Querrey to ...

AELTC give reasons behind refusal to move Djokovic match to Centre Court

Alex Burton- 10/07/2017

Wimbledon's Centre Court roof is likely to see significant use tomorrow, but controversy remains about the use of the court on Monday (Zimbio.com) The All ...

Svetlana Kuznetsova knocks out Agnieszka Radwanska to reach Wimbledon quarter-finals

Alex Burton- 10/07/2017

Kuznetsova is through to the quarter-finals in 2017 (Zimbio.com) 7th seed Sevtlana Kuznetsova has moved into the Wimbledon quarter-finals in 2017 after a 6-2, 6-4 ...

Dominic Thiem into the second week at Wimbledon for the first time

Alex Burton- 08/07/2017

Thiem showed that despite previous poor form on grass, played well to beat the American Jared Donaldson on Court One at Wimbledon (Zimbio.com) He may ...

Novak Djokovic eases past mercurial talent Ernests Gulbis, into second week at Wimbledon

Alex Burton- 08/07/2017

Novak Djokovic emerged from the round he had suffered a shock defeat in last year (Zimbio.com) Second seed Novak Djokovic is into the fourth round ...

Marin Cilic defeats emotional an Steve Johnson at Wimbledon

Alex Burton- 07/07/2017

Marin Cilic played a good match to beat the 26th seed (Zimbio.com) Marin Cilic moved into his fourth consecutive Round of 16 at Wimbledon with ...

Kei Nishikori beaten by Roberto Bautista Agut in third round of Wimbledon

Alex Burton- 07/07/2017

Roberto Baustista Agut is into the fourth round of Wimbledon (Zimbio.com) 9th seed Kei Nishikori became the second high-profile seed to exit the tournament after ...