of the USA will be looking to find his feet on clay and have a good run at this year’s French Open which gets underway in Paris tomorrow.
Fish made a great start to the year when he pulled off a huge upset when he beat the British Number 1 and defending champion Andy Murray in the ATP Masters 1000 event in Key Biscayne Miami, 6-4 6-4.
Fish had reached two Masters 1000 finals in his career, in Cincinnati in 2003 when he lost in 3 sets to Andy Roddick and Indian Wells in 2008 when he lost in 3 sets to Novak Djokovic. Djokovic had just come off winning the Australian Open which was his 1st Grand Slam title.
To reach the Final at Indian Wells Fish hammered the World Number 1 Roger Federer in the Semi Finals 6-3 6-2 in what was the finest victory of his career.