Author: Alex Burton

Kevin Anderson delays 2018 clay debut due to knee injury

Alex Burton- 18/04/2018

Anderson is struggling with a knee injury that has kept him out of action since the Miami Masters (Zimbio.com) World No.8 Kevin Anderson is set ...

American NextGen star fined for his outburst at Umpire in Monte Carlo Masters

Alex Burton- 17/04/2018

Donaldson reacted badly to a line call decision going against him in the Monte Carlo Masters (Zimbio.com) American NextGen star Jared Donaldson has been fined ...

Meteoric rankings rise for Spaniard after Challenger win

Alex Burton- 09/04/2018

Andujar claimed his first Challenger win in nearly six years in Alicante (Zimbio.com) Pablo Andujar is perhaps best known as a one-time Barcelona finalist. The ...

Austria secure unlikely win away against Russia in Davis Cup, Czech Republic defeat Israel

Alex Burton- 07/04/2018

Melzer led Austria to a surprise win in Russia including his first singles win of the year (Zimbio.com) Austria secured an unlikely win against a ...

Americans get ready in Texas for Houston Open, Isner and Kyrgios feature

Alex Burton- 07/04/2018

Miami Masters Champion John Isner is the top seed in Houston (Zimbio.com) The draw for the Houston Open at River Oaks has been released and ...

Alex De Minaur eases into his third career Challenger final, going for first title

Alex Burton- 06/04/2018

De Minaur is trying to win his first Challenger title in Alicante (Zimbio.com) He is a player who continues to show a maturity beyond his ...

Aussie teenager defeats former Top 20 veteran to reach Alicante semis,

Alex Burton- 05/04/2018

Alex De Minaur is showing some decent form on clay after a strong start to the season on the Australian hard courts. (Zimbio.com) Australian teen ...

Dominic Thiem hoping for strong clay season despite ankle injury

Alex Burton- 03/04/2018

Thiem looks positive as he works his way back from injury, but is under a lot of pressure to maintain his ranking after such a ...

Australian teenager receives wildcard for Portuguese tournament

Alex Burton- 29/03/2018

De Minaur lost in the first round in Miami after making it through qualifying. (Zimbio.com) Australia's 19 year-old star Alex De Minaur has been rewarded ...

Feliciano Lopez apologises after being forced to miss out on Houston tournament

Alex Burton- 29/03/2018

Lopez will not feature in Houston this year due to Davis Cup commitments (Zimbio.com) World No.32 Feliciano Lopez found out he will be forced to ...

Federer announces break after shock Kokkinakis defeat in Miami, Nadal to regain No.1

Alex Burton- 24/03/2018

Roger Federer will lose his No.1 ranking after a shock defeat to Thanasi Kokkinakis in Miami (Zimbio.com) Roger Federer will lose the World No.1 ranking ...

Denis Kudla into Drummondville final, Kukushkin reaches Irving final again

Alex Burton- 17/03/2018

Denis Kudla is looking to win his 6th career Challenger, and his first since June 2015 (Zimbio.com) It's fair to say the the home contingent ...

Philipp Kohlschreiber shocks Marin Cilic in Indian Wells, sets Herbert clash

Alex Burton- 13/03/2018

Philipp Kohlschreiber has overcome recent poor form to play his way into the Round of 16 in Indian Wells (Zimbio.com) Philipp Kohlschreiber secured his place ...

Kyle Edmund shocked by lucky loser in Indian Wells opener

Alex Burton- 11/03/2018

Edmund had not played since losing to Marin Cilic in the Australian Open semi-finals, and the Briton looked rusty in Indian Wells (Zimbio.com) Britain's Kyle ...

Australian who had given up on tennis wins Challenger in Zhuhai

Alex Burton- 11/03/2018

Alex Bolt found tennis tough for some time. The former Australian Open Men's Doubles quarter-finalist is back in the groove now though (Zimbio.com) Alex Bolt. ...

Dominic Thiem edges Stefanos Tsitsipas for 3rd round place in Indian Wells, Berdych through

Alex Burton- 10/03/2018

Thiem, usually more comfortable on clay, had his work cut out against Tsitsipas, but he eventually made it through (Zimbio.com) It did not come easily ...

Fabio Fognini pays tribute to Davide Astori after Sao Paulo win

Alex Burton- 04/03/2018

Fognini won the title in Sao Paulo, and used his presentation speech to pay tribute to Astori, (Zimbio.com) Fabio Fognini celebrated his sixth career title ...

Fabio Fognini denies Nicolas Jarry for Sao Paulo title

Alex Burton- 04/03/2018

Fognini overcame a poor start to recover and win the title over first-time finalist Jarry (Zimbio.com) It all looked so good for Chile's Nicolas Jarry. ...

ITF adds new partnership in the battle against match-fixing

Alex Burton- 03/03/2018

A buzzfeed article at the time of the 2016 Australian Open made match-fixing headline news (Zimbio.com) The International Tennis Federation have announced that they will ...

Juan Martin del Potro beats Alexander Zverev to set up Anderson final in Acapulco

Alex Burton- 03/03/2018

Del Potro reached his second final of the season in Acapulco (Zimbio.com) Juan Martin del Potro's fantastic run at the Acapulco Open continued on Friday ...