Fabio Fognini

Italy Beats Sweden In Davis Cup Finals In Bologna

BOLOGNA, September 18, 2022 Italy defeated Sweden 2-1 on Sunday in Group A of the Davis Cup by Rakuten Finals in Bologna. The win means that Croatia is through the Final 8, which takes place in Malaga 22–27 November. In […]

Top Seed Fognini Out At Forte Village Sardegna Open

WASHINGTON, October 15, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) Top seed Fabio Fognini withdrew from the ATP 250 Forte Village Sardegna Open in Santa Margherita di Pula, Italy, after testing positive for COVID-19 on Wednesday. In a statement released by the ATP, Fognini […]

Davis Cup: Behind Closed Doors, Italy Gets Job Done

WASHINGTON, March 7, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) Italy went with experience over youth during its Davis Cup by Rakuten Qualifiers doubles rubber against South Korea behind closed doors at Circolo Tennis Cagliari on Saturday. Leading 2-0 after the first day, […]

Fognini Opens Diriyah Tennis Cup Campaign With Win

DIRIYAH, December 13, 2019 Fabio Fognini won the very first professional tennis match in Saudi Arabia. The 32-year-old Italian defeated US-American John Isner 7-6(4), 6-4 in Thursday’s quarterfinals of the inaugural Diriyah Tennis Cup presented by Saudi Aramco. “I won […]

Fognini Starts Home Campaign In Rome With Win

ROME, May 14, 2019 Fabio Fognini opened his home campaign at the Internazionali BNL d’Italia in Rome on Monday evening with a straight-sets win over former Top 5 player Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France. The No. 10 seed won 54 per […]

Nadal Sets Third-Round Clash With Ferrer At Barcelona Open

BARCELONA, April 26, 2019 (by Sharada Rajagopalan) It was a jam-packed Wednesday at the Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell featuring the last handful of second-round matches. From defending champion Rafael Nadal finally making his long-awaited debut in the 2019 edition of […]

Fognini Roars Into Monte-Carlo Final Over Nadal

MONTE CARLO, April 20, 2019 (by Michael Dickens) The roar of Fabio Fognini as he put the finishing touches on his 6-4, 6-2 Rolex Monte-Carlo Masters semifinal upset victory over Rafael Nadal could be heard throughout the expansive Monte-Carlo Country […]