Fabio Fognini

Born: May 24, 1987 (age 28)

Height: 5'10" (178cm)

Hometown: Sanremo, Italy
Nationality: Italy Italian

Current Rank (May 2): No. 31 (1,285 points)
Fabio Fognini in action at Wimbledon on June 24, 2013
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Rafael Nadal serves against Fabio Fognini during day five of the Barcelona Open on April 22, 2016
Result: Rafael Nadal overcomes Fabio Fognini to book semi-final spot in Barcelona
Fabio Fognini is unable to match his feat of last year as he slips to a straight-sets defeat at the hands of Rafael Nadal in the Barcelona Open.
Apr 22, 17:57
The mighty Rafael Nadal in action at the Barcelona Open on April 20, 2016
Rafael Nadal expecting "tough" Fabio Fognini test in Barcelona
World number five Rafael Nadal admits that he will have to be at his best in order to reach the final four of the Barcelona Open.
Apr 21, 21:43
The mighty Rafael Nadal in action at the Barcelona Open on April 20, 2016
Result: Rafael Nadal thumps compatriot Albert Montanes to reach quarter-finals
Rafael Nadal coasts into the quarter-finals of the Barcelona Open by sweeping aside compatriot Albert Montanes 6-2 6-2.
Apr 21, 17:25
Rafael Nadal in action against Pablo Carreno Busta during the Rio Open on February 16, 2016
Result: Rafael Nadal advances to last 16 of Rio Open
Rafael Nadal books his place in the second round of the Rio Open with a 6-1 6-4 success over Pablo Carreno Busta.
Feb 17, 10:04
Australia's John Peers (back) stands by as his partner Britain's Jamie Murray (front) returns against Italy's Simone Bolelli and Italy's Fabio Fognini during their men's doubles group stage match on day one of the ATP World Tour Finals tennis tournament i
Result: Jamie Murray, John Peers win ATP World Tour Finals opener
Jamie Murray and John Peers overcome Italians Simone Bolelli and Fabio Fognini in their opening group match of the ATP World Tour Finals.
Nov 15, 16:49
Britain's Andy Murray returns the ball to Spain's David Ferrer during their semi-final tennis match at the ATP World Tour Masters 1000 indoor tennis tournament in Paris on November 7, 2015.
Andy Murray to play Stanislas Wawrinka, Rafael Nadal, David Ferrer at ATP Tour Finals
British number one Andy Murray will play against Stanislas Wawrinka, Rafael Nadal and David Ferrer in the Ilie Nastase group at the ATP World Tour Finals in London.
Nov 12, 21:04
Bernard Tomic in action on day three of the Australian Open on January 21, 2015
Result: Bernard Tomic books spot in round two
Australian Bernard Tomic advances into the second round of the Paris Masters following a comfortable 6-3 6-2 win over Fabio Fognini.
Nov 2, 13:50
Kevin Anderson of South Africa returns a shot to Andrey Rublev of Russia during their Men's Singles First Round match on Day Two of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of t
Result: Kevin Anderson claims straight-sets win over Fabio Fognini in Shanghai
Kevin Anderson claims a straight-sets win over Fabio Fognini to reach the third round of the Shanghai Masters.
Oct 14, 09:48
Rafael Nadal exclaims to the heavens after making it through to the third round of the US Open on September 3, 2015
Result: Rafael Nadal overcomes Fabio Fognini to reach China Open final
Rafael Nadal earns his place in the final of the China Open as he overcomes his US Open nemesis Fabio Fognini in straight sets in Beijing.
Oct 10, 09:29
Feliciano Lopez of Spain gestures during a match against Nikoloz Basilashvili of Georgia in their Men's First Round match on Day One of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 31, 2015
Feliciano Lopez plans "aggressive" Novak Djokovic match
Spain's Feliciano Lopez believes that he must be "aggressive" to stand a chance of beating top seed Novak Djokovic at the US Open.
Sep 7, 20:26
Feliciano Lopez of Spain gestures during a match against Nikoloz Basilashvili of Georgia in their Men's First Round match on Day One of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 31, 2015
Feliciano Lopez: 'Novak Djokovic has no weaknesses'
Feliciano Lopez acknowledges that he will have to be at his best to secure a surprise win over world number one Novak Djokovic in the US Open quarter-finals.
Sep 7, 17:25
Fabio Fognini in action on day two of the Australian Open on January 20, 2015
Fabio Fognini admits to fatigue
Fabio Fognini admits that he felt the effects of his win over Rafael Nadal after losing to Feliciano Lopez at the US Open.
Sep 7, 04:37
Feliciano Lopez of Spain gestures during a match against Nikoloz Basilashvili of Georgia in their Men's First Round match on Day One of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 31, 2015
Feliciano Lopez hails aggression after US Open win over Fabio Fognini
Number 18 seed Feliciano Lopez thanks his aggressive performance against Fabio Fognini after securing progression into the quarter-finals of the US Open in New York.
Sep 7, 01:18
Feliciano Lopez of Spain gestures during a match against Nikoloz Basilashvili of Georgia in their Men's First Round match on Day One of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 31, 2015
Result: Feliciano Lopez sweeps aside Fabio Fognini in last 16
Feliciano Lopez beats Fabio Fognini in straight sets to set up a possible US Open quarter-final with Novak Djokovic.
Sep 6, 23:25
Fabio Fognini in action on day two of the Australian Open on January 20, 2015
Fabio Fognini hails 'incredible win'
Italian Fabio Fognini reveals his delight at overcoming former world number one Rafael Nadal in the third round of the US Open.
Sep 6, 18:12
Spain's Rafael Nadal celebrates after winning his match against Spain's Nicolas Almagro during the men's second round of the Roland Garros 2015 French Tennis Open in Paris on May 28, 2015
Rafael Nadal vows to take positives from Fabio Fognini defeat
Rafael Nadal believes that he rediscovered his fighting spirit at the US Open, despite the disappointment of a third-round exit.
Sep 6, 17:45
Colin Fleming of Great Britain in action in his Gentlemen’s Second Round match with Eric Butorac of the United States against Vasek Pospisil of Canada and Jack Sock of the United States during day five of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the
Result: Colin Fleming, Treat Huey continue progress in men's doubles
Colin Fleming and Treat Huey reach the last 16 of the men's doubles with a straight-sets win over Sam Groth and Lleyton Hewitt.
Sep 5, 19:24
Italy's Fabio Fognini celebrates beating US player Alex Kuznetsov during their men's singles first round match on day one of the 2014 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on June 23, 2014
Fabio Fognini: 'Beating Rafael Nadal was incredible'
Fabio Fognini admits that his US Open third-round clash with Rafael Nadal was "incredible" after he came back from two sets down to beat the two-time champion.
Sep 5, 16:14
Rafael Nadal of Spain looks on after losing his men's final match against Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland during day 14 of the 2014 Australian Open on January 26, 2014
Rafael Nadal after Fabio Fognini loss: "This was not my year"
Rafael Nadal says that it was not his year after crashing out of the US Open and failing to win a Grand Slam in a calendar year for the first time since 2004.
Sep 5, 13:19
Italy's Fabio Fognini celebrates beating US player Alex Kuznetsov during their men's singles first round match on day one of the 2014 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on June 23, 2014
Result: Fabio Fognini edges out Rafael Nadal in US Open epic
Rafael Nadal surrenders a two-set advantage as Fabio Fognini stages a remarkable comeback to beat the Spaniard and move into the US Open fourth round.
Sep 5, 06:28
Rafael Nadal exclaims to the heavens after making it through to the third round of the US Open on September 3, 2015
Rafael Nadal hits back at critics
World number eight Rafael Nadal hits back at the media for exaggerating his decline in 2015.
Sep 5, 03:30
Feliciano Lopez of Spain gestures during a match against Nikoloz Basilashvili of Georgia in their Men's First Round match on Day One of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 31, 2015
Result: Feliciano Lopez stuns Milos Raonic with straight-sets win at Flushing Meadows
Spanish veteran Feliciano Lopez stuns Milos Raonic with a 6-2 7-6(4) 6-3 victory to reach the fourth round of the US Open.
Sep 5, 00:44
Rafael Nadal exclaims to the heavens after making it through to the third round of the US Open on September 3, 2015
Boris Becker: 'Criticism of Rafael Nadal is unfair'
Boris Becker says that people are wrong to criticise Rafael Nadal, who recently dropped to world number eight following a slump in form.
Sep 4, 18:44
Rafael Nadal exclaims to the heavens after making it through to the third round of the US Open on September 3, 2015
Rafael Nadal: 'I had to fight against Diego Schwartzman'
World number eight Rafael Nadal admits that he struggled through a difficult first set against Diego Schwartzman, before claiming victory in the second round of the US Open.
Sep 3, 00:43
Rafael Nadal of Spain reacts after defeating Diego Schwartzman of Argentina during their Men's Singles Second Round match on Day Three of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 2, 2015
Result: Rafael Nadal too strong for Diego Schwartzman
Rafael Nadal is through to the third round at the US Open after grinding out a straight-sets win over Diego Schwartzman.
Sep 3, 00:06
Gael Monfils in action on day four of the Australian Open on January 22, 2015
Result: Gael Monfils eases past Fabio Fognini in Montreal
Gael Monfils beats Fabio Fognini in straight sets to reach round two of the Rogers Cup in Montreal.
Aug 11, 01:10
Spain's Rafael Nadal celebrates after winning his match against Spain's Nicolas Almagro during the men's second round of the Roland Garros 2015 French Tennis Open in Paris on May 28, 2015
Rafael Nadal pleased with "important title"
14-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal says that his win in the final of the Hamburg Open has given him an "important title".
Aug 3, 10:03
Spanish player Rafael Nadal reacts after losing to Serbian player Novak Djokovic during the men's single final at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships at the All England Tennis Club, in southwest London on July 3, 2011
Result: Rafael Nadal beats Fabio Fognini in Hamburg final
Rafael Nadal wins the German Open final by beating Fabio Fognini in straight sets.
Aug 2, 14:54
Rafael Nadal of Spain in action against David Ferrer of Spain during day six of the Monte Carlo Rolex Masters tennis at the Monte-Carlo Sporting Club on April 17, 2015
Rafael Nadal delighted to reach Hamburg final
Rafael Nadal admits that he is really pleased with how he played during his semi-final triumph over Andreas Seppi at the German Open.
Aug 1, 18:03
Spain's Rafael Nadal celebrates after winning his match against Spain's Nicolas Almagro during the men's second round of the Roland Garros 2015 French Tennis Open in Paris on May 28, 2015
Result: Rafael Nadal breezes into Hamburg final
Rafael Nadal is through to the final of the German Open after he registered a straight-sets win over Andreas Seppi.
Aug 1, 15:28
Fabio Fognini celebrates his win over Robert Bautista in the Monte Carlo Masters second round on April 16, 2014
Result: Fabio Fognini sees off Lucas Pouille to reach Hamburg final
Fabio Fognini beats Lucas Pouille in straight sets to reach the final of the German Open in Hamburg.
Aug 1, 13:47
Slovenia's Aljaz Bedene plays a shot during his men's singles match against Serbia's Novak Djokovic on day two of the 2015 Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne on January 20, 2015
Result: British number two Aljaz Bedene ousted by Fabio Fognini in German Open quarters
British number two Aljaz Bedene loses in straight sets to Fabio Fognini in the quarter-finals of the German Open.
Jul 31, 14:13
Fabio Fognini in action on day two of the Australian Open on January 20, 2015
Result: Fabio Fognini advances in Hamburg
Fabio Fognini sets up a German Open quarter-final clash with British number two Aljaz Bedene after beating Albert Ramos in three sets.
Jul 29, 16:28
Rafael Nadal of Spain in action against David Ferrer of Spain during day six of the Monte Carlo Rolex Masters tennis at the Monte-Carlo Sporting Club on April 17, 2015
Rafael Nadal reveals request to avoid umpire Carlos Bernardes
Rafael Nadal reveals that he requested not to be officiated by umpire Carlos Bernardes at the French Open following their disagreement at the Rio Open in February.
May 26, 20:01
Czech Republic's Tomas Berdych celebrates winning the first set during his men's singles semi-final match against Britain's Andy Murray on day eleven of the 2015 Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne on January 29, 2015
Result: Tomas Berdych outlasts Fabio Fognini to seal Italian Open quarter-final place
Tomas Berdych beats Fabio Fognini 6-3 3-6 7-6(2) in Rome to set up a quarter-final meeting against Roger Federer at the Italian Open.
May 14, 18:27
Roger Federer celebrates on day three of the Australian Open on January 21, 2015
Result: Roger Federer beats Kyle Anderson to remain on course in Rome
Roger Federer's search for a first Italian Open title goes on, with a 6-3 7-5 win over Kyle Anderson sending him through to the quarter-finals in Rome.
May 14, 16:41
Grigor Dimitrov in action against Marcel Granollers during the Monte Carlo Masters second round on April 16, 2014
Result: Grigor Dimitrov exits Italian Open
Grigor Dimitrov is handed a third-set bagel as he loses in the second round of the Italian Open to Fabio Fognini.
May 13, 18:06
Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic celebrates winning his quarterfinal match against Rafael Nadal of Spain during day nine of the 2015 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 27, 2015
Result: Tomas Berdych dumps out local hopeful Matteo Donati to reach third round in Rome
Tomas Berdych beats wildcard entry and local hopeful Matteo Donati 6-2 6-4 to reach the third round of the Italian Open.
May 12, 21:28
Grigor Dimitrov celebrates at the end of his second-round match on day three of the Australian Open on January 21, 2015
Result: Grigor Dimitrov wins Rome opener
Grigor Dimitrov sees off Jerzy Janowicz to reach the second round of the Rome Open.
May 11, 15:53
Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria reacts to a point agianst Dudi Sela of Israel during their men's singles second round match on Day Five of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 29, 2014
Result: Grigor Dimitrov battles past Fabio Fognini in Madrid
Grigor Dimitrov comes from behind to beat Fabio Fognini in the second round of the Madrid Open.
May 6, 16:13