Category: Focus

Mirjana Lucic-Baroni’s Miami Fairytale

Adam Addicott- 24/03/2017

Mirjana Lucic-Baroni (zimbio.com) Tenth time is a charm for Croatia’s Mirjana Lucic-Baroni after she finally ended her 18-year run of not winning a main draw ...

ATP Miami Masters draw: Stan Wawrinka top seed with Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic out

Alex Burton- 20/03/2017

Stan Wawrinka is the top seed in Miami (Zimbio.com) The draw for the Miami Masters is out, and the draw confirms the news that the ...

PREVIEW: Will Experience Elevate Kuznetsova And Federer To Indian Wells Glory?

Adam Addicott- 19/03/2017

The veterans of the tour have taken control of Indian Wells with four players over the age of 30 preparing for the finals of the ...

Technical Analysis: Roger Federer, The Show Is Not Over

Adam Addicott- 17/03/2017

Here are the exclusive images of Roger Federer’s Australian Open training session on the eve of his legendary run to Grand Slam title No. 18. ...

Pablo Carreno Busta’s Rise In Indian Wells Is One To Celebrate

Adam Addicott- 17/03/2017

Pablo Carreno Busta (zimbio.com) There is a Spanish player that everybody is talking about in the men’s draw at Indian Wells and for once it ...

Kyle Edmund Falls Victim To Social Media Abuse

Adam Addicott- 14/03/2017

Kyle Edmund (zimbio.com) In a society where social media is becoming more prominent, Great Britain's Kyle Edmund has become the latest player to suffer from ...

Madison Keys, Gael Monfils dominate the night session in Indian Wells

Cody Fitzpatrick- 14/03/2017

It was a quick evening on Stadium 1, with each match going by in two straightforward sets. Madison Keys's comeback continued with a 6-1, 6-4 ...

Should The Height Of The Net On A Tennis Court Be Raised?

Adam Addicott- 13/03/2017

Novak Djokovic (zimbio.com) As Rafael Nadal walked into his press conference following his second round win in Indian Wells, an array of questions was awaiting ...

Vasek Pospisil Proves ‘Anything Is Pospisil’ In Indian Wells

ubiadmin- 12/03/2017

Canadian freelance journalist John Horn reflects on a match that saw Canadian qualifier Vasek Pospisil stun world No.1 Andy Murray. Vasek Pospisil (zimbio.com) Anything is ...

The Spanish Elite Living In Rafael Nadal’s Shadow

Adam Addicott- 11/03/2017

Rafael Nadal (zimbio.com) As Fernando Verdasco battled his way to the final at last week’s Dubai Tennis Championships, he knew what was coming in his ...

Indian Wells Media Day: Radwanska Talks Food, Federer Unfazed By Draw

ubiadmin- 09/03/2017

By John Horn (@sportshorn) Indian Wells, CA Every year media from around the world gather in a small room at the BNP Paribas Open at ...

12 Americans, Donna Vekić get Indian Wells wildcards

Cody Fitzpatrick- 05/03/2017

All but one of the Indian Wells main-draw wildcards have gone to American players. Here is an introduction to the fortunate 13. ATP Frances Tiafoe ...

Can Juan Martin Del Potro Be A Serious Threat in Grand Slams In 2017?

Tony Fairbairn- 04/03/2017

Juan Martin Del Potro (Zimbio) Juan Martin Del Potro has made an incredible comeback to life on the ATP world tour, the question is can ...

Polish Profiler: Michal Przysiezny

Tony Fairbairn- 01/03/2017

Michal Przysiezny (Zimbio) The challenger tour hits Wrocław in Poland this week, so let's take this opportunity to profile one of Poland's veteran tennis players, ...

Crushing The Italians In The Fed Cup, Rebecca Sramkova Is A Star In The Making

ubiadmin- 16/02/2017

Rebecca Sramkova (zimbio.com) Written by Andrei Bucko It is said Rebecca Sramkova serves stronger than any other female player in Slovakian tennis history with speeds ...

The Australian Open: Birthplace Of One Of The Greatest Sibling Rivalries In Sport

Adam Addicott- 27/01/2017

In 1998 a second round match between two teenagers was the start of something special, even those witnessing the match experienced goosebumps. 17-year-old Venus Williams ...

SPECIAL REPORT: Dressing Up In Australia

ubiadmin- 24/01/2017

By Cheryl Jones and Mark Winters It is Australian Open time. The first of the 2017 Grand Slam tournaments is roiling and broiling. But, it ...

Andy Murray avenges his brother, moves on to fourth round

Cody Fitzpatrick- 20/01/2017

Just one day after American Sam Querrey helped eliminate multiple Grand Slam champion Jamie Murray from the doubles draw, little brother and world No. 1 Andy ...

Alexander Zverev shuts down young gun Tiafoe in straight sets

Cody Fitzpatrick- 19/01/2017

In what had the potential to be an epic nextgen battle between two of tennis's most promising teenagers, world No. 24 Alexander “Sascha” Zverev, 19, ...

Kerber Survives Scare from Countrywoman

Nafari Vanaski- 18/01/2017

Courtesy Australian Open Angelique Kerber held off another upset-minded opponent on Wednesday at the Australian Open, beating Carina Witthoeft 6-2, 6-7(3), 6-2. Kerber looked unsteady ...