Posted February 27, 2013 on AP on Fox
Mardy Fish hopes to put together a complete tournament schedule for the rest of 2013, including the three remaining Grand Slam events, after he ends a six-month absence brought on by a heart condition. Off the tour since September, the former top-10 player plans to return to competition at the hard-court event in Indian Wells, Calif., which begins March 7, followed by the Key Biscayne, Fla., tournament, which starts March 20. ''And then, after that, we'll re-evaluate, but he has every intention of playing a full schedule the rest of the year,'' Fish's agent, John Tobias, said in a telephone interview Wednesday. ''It's definitely been a long road back for him. He's had his ups and downs. But he's beginning to really get his confidence back,'' Tobias said. ''It's all a process. He's working out every day, for three to four hours a day. He's excited to get back on the court and be on the tour and be back with hi...

Mardy Fish hopes to play full schedule in return

American tennis player Mardy Fish hopes to put together a full tournament schedule the rest of this season after he ends a six-month absence brought on by a heart condition. His agent, John Tobias, said Wednesday that Fish is ''excited to get back on the court and be on the tour.'' Tobias says the former top-10 player is ''working out every day, for three...

Caroline Wozniacki’s Woes; Mardy Fish Testing the Waters — The Friday Five

By Maud Watson Woz Woes Caroline Wozniacki’s career hit another snag earlier this week when she was surprisingly bounced out of the Malaysian Open in her opening match by qualifier Wang Qiang. The loss completes a trio of disappointing weeks for the Dane, but being dismissed as top seed after holding a match point against a qualifier ranked 186 was definitely the bottom of the...
Tennis News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.