Author: Tony Fairbairn

Foutunate Roger Federer Survives Khachanov Test In Halle

Tony Fairbairn- 24/06/2017

  Roger Federer (zimbio) Roger Federer survived a stern test to beat Karen Khachanov 6-4 7-6(5) and make his 11th Halle final. Both men started ...

Who Could Capitalise On An Open Wimbledon Draw?

Tony Fairbairn- 23/06/2017

Gilles Muller (zimbio) Wimbledon is a couple of weeks away and the Men's and Women's draws could be wide open, so who could capitalise on ...

Five Dangerous WTA Players Heading Into Wimbledon

Tony Fairbairn- 18/06/2017

Karolina Pliskova (zimbio) The most fascinating grand slam of all is just around the corner with a completely different surface for the players to get ...

ATP Stuttgart: Feliciano Lopez And Lucas Pouille Survive Tests To Advance To The Final

Tony Fairbairn- 17/06/2017

Feliciano Lopez (zimbio) Feliciano Lopez edged out Mischa Zverev 6-7(2) 7-6(4) 7-5 to reach Sunday's Mercedes Cup Final, where he will meet Lucas Pouille who knocked ...

Benoit Paire Produces Serving Masterclass In Win Over Jerzy Janowicz

Tony Fairbairn- 16/06/2017

Benoit Paire (zimbio) Benoit Paire produced a professional performance to beat Jerzy Janowicz 6-1 7-6(4) to reach the Semi-Finals in Stuttgart. The first was a ...

Jerzy Janowicz Overcomes Coaching Crisis To Defeat Grigor Dimitrov In Stuttgart

Tony Fairbairn- 15/06/2017

Jerzy Janowicz (zimbio) Jerzy Janowicz produced a stunning performance to beat Grigor Dimitrov 7-6(4) 6-3, a day after his temporary coach Gunter Bresnik had a ...

David Goffin Withdraws From Wimbledon As Injury Continues To Haunt Him

Tony Fairbairn- 14/06/2017

David Goffin (zimbio) David Goffin has decided to withdraw from the championships in Wimbledon due to the ankle injury that he suffered at Roland Garros. ...

Is An Ostapenko Win Good For The WTA?

Tony Fairbairn- 10/06/2017

Jelena Ostapenko (zimbio) Jelena Ostapenko won her maiden grand slam at Roland Garros by defeating Simona Halep, however the big question on everyone's minds, is ...

Simona Halep Gains The Positives Despite Roland Garros Loss

Tony Fairbairn- 10/06/2017

Simona Halep (zimbio) Simona Halep took the positives in what was a disappointing day as she just missed out on her first grand slam title ...

Maria Sharapova Expected To WIthdraw From Birmingham

Tony Fairbairn- 10/06/2017

Maria Sharapova (zimbio) Maria Sharapova is expected to announce her withdrawal from the Aegon Classic in Birmingham due to injury. The 30 year old Russian, ...

Andy Murray ‘Proud’ Despite Semi-Final Defeat

Tony Fairbairn- 09/06/2017

Andy Murray (zimbio) Andy Murray was still pleased of his efforts at Roland Garros despite his five set epic semi-final defeat to Stan Wawrinka. As ...

Stan Wawrinka Defeats Andy Murray In Five Set Epic At Roland Garros

Tony Fairbairn- 09/06/2017

Stan Wawrinka (zimbio) Stan Wawrinka ousted world number one Andy Murray 6-7(6) 6-3 5-7 7-6(3) 6-1 to advance to his second Roland Garros final. In ...

Simona Halep One Step Closer From Becoming World Number One And Grand Slam Champion After Victory Over Pliskova

Tony Fairbairn- 08/06/2017

Simona Halep On Course For History Making Saturday At Roland Garros. (Zimbio) Simona Halep took a big step towards the Roland Garros title and becoming ...

Stan Wawrinka Cruises Past Marin Cilic At Roland Garros

Tony Fairbairn- 07/06/2017

Stan Wawrinka was simply outstanding today. (zimbio) Stan Wawrinka outclassed Marin Cilic, 6-3 6-3 6-1 to progress to the semi-finals at Roland Garros Going into ...

A Sad Day For Tennis? Davis and Fed Cup Reforms Announced

Tony Fairbairn- 06/06/2017

Could the likes of Juan Martin Del Potro play best out of three in Davis Cup? (zimbio) The ITF have announced new rules to Davis ...

Marin Cilic Advances As Kevin Anderson Retires In Paris

Tony Fairbairn- 05/06/2017

Marin Cilic had an easy path to the quarterfinals. (Zimbio) Kevin Anderson was 6-3 3-0 down to Marin Cilic before he retired due to a ...

Garbine Muguruza Emotional After Fourth Round Defeat

Tony Fairbairn- 04/06/2017

  Garbine Muguruza was emotional in press today. (zimbio) Garbine Muguruza broke down in tears after her fourth round defeat today at Roland Garros.   ...

Kristina Mladenovic Knocks Out Defending Champion Muguruza To Seal History

Tony Fairbairn- 04/06/2017

Kristina Mladenovic stuns Muguruza in Paris (zimbio) Kristina Mladenovic won a scrappy match with Garbine Muguruza, 6-1 3-6 6-3 to knock out the defending champion ...

Rain Halts All French Match At Roland Garros

Tony Fairbairn- 03/06/2017

Gael Monfils' third round battle with Richard Gasquet was suspended )zimbio) The start of the match saw both men predict each other's games as this ...

Rafael Nadal Embarrases Nikoloz Basilashvili, Twitter Reacts

Tony Fairbairn- 02/06/2017

Rafael Nadal was relentless in victory (zimbio) Rafael Nadal produced a masterclass to thrash Nikoloz Basilashvili 6-0 6-1 6-0 to advance to the second week ...