Author: Tony Fairbairn

The Difference Between Garbine Muguruza and Rafael Nadal Seems Clear After Barcelona Attack

Tony Fairbairn- 19/08/2017

Garbine Muguruza (zimbio) In the aftermath of the recent Barcelona attack, the difference between Garbine Muguruza and Rafael Nadal seems clear. Despite them both being ...

Rafael Nadal Sets Up Blockbuster Contest With Nick Kyrgios In Cincinnati

Tony Fairbairn- 18/08/2017

Rafael Nadal (zimbio) Rafael Nadal and Nick Kyrgios set up a Quarter-Final match between the pair later this evening after they won their third round ...

Grigor Dimitrov Edges Juan Martin Del Potro In Cincinnati

Tony Fairbairn- 17/08/2017

Grigor Dimitrov (zimbio) Seventh seed Grigor Dimitrov beat Juan Martin Del Potro for the first time in six meetings as he advanced to the last eight ...

Juan Martin Del Potro And Grigor Dimitrov Gain Second Round Wins To Set Up Epic Thursday Encounter

Tony Fairbairn- 16/08/2017

Grigor Dimitrov (zimbio) Juan Martin Del Potro and Grigor Dimitrov gained second round wins on Wednesday to set up a third round meeting in Cincinnati. ...

Kei Nishikori Ends His 2017 Season Due To A Wrist Injury

Tony Fairbairn- 16/08/2017

Kei Nishikori (zimbio) Kei Nishikori is the latest player to end his 2017 season early due to a wrist injury according to his management team. ...

Juan Martin Del Potro Edges Tomas Berdych In Cincinnati

Tony Fairbairn- 15/08/2017

Juan Martin Del Potro (zimbio) Juan Martin Del Potro edged out Tomas Berdych in a hard fought contest to advance to the second round of ...

Richard Gasquet Sets Up Nadal Clash In Cincinnati As Monfils Adds To Exodus

Tony Fairbairn- 14/08/2017

Richard Gasquet (zimbio) Richard Gasquet has set up a second round clash with Rafael Nadal as the Frenchman beat John-Patrick Smith 6-4 6-4 as another ...

Defending Champion Marin Cilic Withdraws From Cincinnati

Tony Fairbairn- 11/08/2017

Marin Cilic (zimbio) Defending champion Marin Cilic has announced his withdrawal from next week's Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati as he still recovers from ...

Simona Halep Destroys Strycova To Reach Last Eight

Tony Fairbairn- 10/08/2017

Simona Halep (zimbio) By Giovanni Vianello Simona Halep knocks out Barbora Strycova 6-1 6-0 and gains a spot in the Toronto Quarter-Finals against Caroline Garcia. Simona Halep ...

REPORT: Victoria Azarenka In Court Battle With Her Former Partner

Tony Fairbairn- 10/08/2017

Victoria Azarenka (zimbio) Victoria Azarenka is in a court battle with her former partner Billy McGee over their son, Leo. She  will now be helped ...

Andy Murray Withdraws From Cincinnati

Tony Fairbairn- 09/08/2017

Andy Murray (zimbio) Andy Murray has announced his withdrawal from the Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati as he continues to recover from his hip ...

Laver Cup Teams Announced: Sam Querrey and Marin Cilic Join The Fray

Tony Fairbairn- 09/08/2017

Marin Cilic (zimbio) The lineup for the Laver Cup has been announced as Marin Cilic will join Team Europe while Sam Querrey becomes the third ...

Eugenie Bouchard Loses To Donna Vekic In Front Of Canadian Crowd

Tony Fairbairn- 08/08/2017

Eugenie Bouchard (zimbio) Eugenie Bouchard is out of the Rogers Cup after losing to Donna Vekic 6-3 6-4 in front of her own Canadian crowd. ...

The Curious World Of Nick Kyrgios

Tony Fairbairn- 07/08/2017

Nick Kyrgios (zimbio) Over the past week we have seen the good and bad sides of Nick Kyrgios in Washington and Montreal. His curious attitude ...

Alexander Zverev Dismantles Kevin Anderson For Maiden Washington Title

Tony Fairbairn- 06/08/2017

Alexander Zverev (zimbio) World number eight Alexander Zverev won his first Citi Open title in Washington after he comfortably beat Kevin Anderson 6-4 6-4 to ...

Coco Vandeweghe Stuns Cici Bellis To Secure A Place In Stanford final

Tony Fairbairn- 05/08/2017

Coco Vandeweghe (zimbio) By Giovanni Vianello  In the all American semi-final, CoCo Vandeweghe only loses four games against Cici Bellis and reaches the final in ...

Montreal Draw Preview: Can Rafael Nadal Return To World Number One?

Tony Fairbairn- 05/08/2017

Rafael Nadal (zimbio) Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer prepare to return to action at the Montreal Masters this week as they lead the field. Can ...

Consistency The Key For Kokkinakis As He Searches For Maiden Title In Mexico

Tony Fairbairn- 05/08/2017

Thanasi Kokkinakis (zimbio) Thanasi Kokkinakis says that unexpected consistency is the key to his brilliant week in Los Cabos as he beat Tomas Berdych 3-6 ...

Stan Wawrinka Ends His Season As He Prepares For Knee Surgery

Tony Fairbairn- 04/08/2017

Stan Wawrinka (zimbio) Stan Wawrinka has announced that he will miss the rest of the season as he prepares to have knee surgery. A couple ...

Andy Murray Withdraws From Montreal Masters

Tony Fairbairn- 03/08/2017

Andy Murray (zimbio) World number one Andy Murray has withdrawn from the Montreal masters due to injury. The news means that Rafael Nadal can become ...