Monday, 22/1/2018 | 12:16 UTC+0
  • Willis Shows Up at Futures Event in Tunisia

    Marcus Willis’ mysterious disappearance from the AEGON British Tour event in Loughborough last week has been explained: he has been handed a qualifying wildcard to the $10k ITF Futures event in Hammamet, Tunisia, where he will be the top seed. With a bye through to the final qualifying round, Willis, ranked 474th in the world,

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  • Corrie Also Succumbs to American Thompson

    Ed Corrie last night became the second consecutive British victim of American Clay Thompson, being defeated 6-2 6-2 and never really challenging the world number 468 en route to a sound quarter-final defeat at the ITF Futures $25k event in Los Angeles. Thompson, who had knocked out Joe Salisbury in the previous round, was always

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  • Billy Harris Seeded Fourth in France F1 Qualifying

    Brit Billy Harris is favoured to come through qualifying at the clay court $10 (+ H) ITF Futures event in Bagnoles-de-l’orne this week, needing just two victories to secure a place in the main draw. Fellow Brits Mohamed Morsi and Stuart Parker are also involved.  World number 1185 Harris, who has been seeded 4th in

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  • Two out of Three Win in Florida $10k Qualifying

    Piers Farhang and Samuel Taylor both won their first qualifying round matches at the clay court $10k ITF Futures event in Plantation, Florida last night, but still have some way to go if they’re to reach the main draw. Samuel Taylor, Radford University Junior, snapped a six-match losing streak to defeat American Fabrizio Alcobe-Garibay in

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  • Ed Corrie Battles Back to Reach LA Quarter-Finals

    Edward Corrie came back from a set and a break down in the second set to complete a thrilling comeback  against Dennis Nevolo 4-6 7-5 6-4, as play finally got underway after a day of rain delays at the ITF Futures $25k event in Los Angeles overnight. Corrie clung on in nine separate games throughout

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  • Three Brits in Clay $10k Qualifying in Florida

    Radford Junior Samuel Taylor, ATP-ranked Piers Farhang and 20-year-old Jack Oswald will all compete in qualifying for the $10k ITF Futures event on Clay in Plantation, Florida next week, with all three players needing four victories to make the main draw. The qualifying draw is unusually 128-strong, with only 8 qualifying spots, meaning players will

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  • Corrie Conquers Escobedo in LA

    Ed Corrie proceeded to the second round of the ITF Futures $25k event in Los Angeles yesterday after a gritty 7-6(3) 7-5 victory over American Ernesto Escobedo and will go on to play another American, Dennis Nevolo, in the last-16. Corrie shot down 13 aces throughout the match and saved nine break points to secure

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  • Salisbury and Corrie in Same Quarter in LA

    Brits Ed Corrie and Joe Salisbury could meet each other in the quarter-finals at the ITF $25k event in Los Angeles this week, but both will probably have to take out a seed to get there, while Dan Smethurst, initially on the acceptance list, is missing from the draw. Salisbury, who won a main draw

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