Newsmarket
MAR 2019
Horacio Zeballos Captures First Masters 1000 Doubles Title at Indian Wells
FILA sponsored tennis player Horacio Zeballos and partner Nikola Mektic won the BNP Paribas Open men’s doubles title Saturday evening, defeating the No. 6 seeded team of Lukascz Kubot and Marcelo Melo 4-6, 6-4, 10-3.

Playing in just their second tournament together, the duo secured incredible upsets over Edmund/Skupski, Herbert/Mahut [1], Cabal/Farah [5] and Marach/Pavic [3] en route to a championship victory over Kubot and Melo.

The win makes Zeballos the first Argentine to win the BNP Paribas Open doubles title since 1976. It is his second circuit title of 2019 and 12th of his career.
JAN 2018
FILA Tennis Player Timea Babos Wins Doubles Title at the Australian Open
FILA tennis player Timea Babos has won the women’s doubles title at the Australian Open. Babos and her doubles partner Kristina Mladenovic, defeated their opponents Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina with a score of 6-4, 6-3 to win the title. Babos’ road to the finals also included a quarterfinal round victory over #1 seeds Chan Yung-Jan and Andrea Sestini Hlavackova.

This marked Babos’ first Grand Slam win after three finals appearances. She previously reached the women’s doubles final at Wimbledon in 2014 and 2016. Babos also became the first Hungarian player to win the Australian Open doubles crown. She was the WTA Finals doubles champion in 2017, with then partner Andrea Sestini Hlavackova.

In addition to her women's doubles success, Babos has reached the mixed doubles final at the Australian Open. Together with her partner Rohan Bopanna, she will play for the mixed doubles title on Sunday.
March 2019
Horacio Zeballos Captures First Masters 1000 Doubles Title at Indian Wells
FILA sponsored tennis player Horacio Zeballos and partner Nikola Mektic won the BNP Paribas Open men’s doubles title Saturday evening, defeating the No. 6 seeded team of Lukascz Kubot and Marcelo Melo 4-6, 6-4, 10-3.

Playing in just their second tournament together, the duo secured incredible upsets over Edmund/Skupski, Herbert/Mahut [1], Cabal/Farah [5] and Marach/Pavic [3] en route to a championship victory over Kubot and Melo.

The win makes Zeballos the first Argentine to win the BNP Paribas Open doubles title since 1976. It is his second circuit title of 2019 and 12th of his career.
JAN 2018
FILA Tennis Player Timea Babos Wins Doubles Title at the Australian Open
FILA tennis player Timea Babos has won the women’s doubles title at the Australian Open. Babos and her doubles partner Kristina Mladenovic, defeated their opponents Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina with a score of 6-4, 6-3 to win the title. Babos’ road to the finals also included a quarterfinal round victory over #1 seeds Chan Yung-Jan and Andrea Sestini Hlavackova.

This marked Babos’ first Grand Slam win after three finals appearances. She previously reached the women’s doubles final at Wimbledon in 2014 and 2016. Babos also became the first Hungarian player to win the Australian Open doubles crown. She was the WTA Finals doubles champion in 2017, with then partner Andrea Sestini Hlavackova.

In addition to her women's doubles success, Babos has reached the mixed doubles final at the Australian Open. Together with her partner Rohan Bopanna, she will play for the mixed doubles title on Sunday.