Paul Henry

  • Del Potro through to quarter-finals at ABN Amro 13-02-2014 10:30 PM

    Rotterdam: Top-seeded Juan Martin del Potro has beaten France's Paul-Henri Mathieu 6-2, 7-6 (2) to book his berth in the quarter-finals of the ABN Amro tournament in Rotterdam. The Argentine, who is recovering from a wrist injury, breezed through the first set before the pace slowed considerably in the second....
  • Richard Gasquet beats Mathieu to reach Open Sud quarters 07-02-2014 11:13 AM

    France: Top-seeded Richard Gasquet of France easily advanced to the Open Sud de France quarter-finals after beating countryman Paul-Henri Mathieu 6-1, 6-3 on Thursday. Gasquet, the defending champion, saved all seven break-point chances he faced and broke Mathieu's serve twice in each set. He next faces another countryman, qualifier Albano...
  • Mathieu reaches 2nd round of Open Sud de France 03-02-2014 11:39 PM

    Montpellier: French wild-card entry Paul-Henri Mathieu reached the second round of the Open Sud de France when compatriot Nicolas Mahut retired while trailing 6-1, 3-0 on Monday. Ranked 140th in the world, Mathieu earned his first victory in the main draw of a tournament this year to set up a...
  • Del Potro beats Mathieu in Swiss Indoors semis 26-10-2013 09:49 AM

    Basel: Top-seeded Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina used his dominating serve to beat Paul-Henri Mathieu of France 6-4, 6-4 in the Swiss Indoors quarter-finals on Friday. Del Potro had 11 aces and never faced a break point against the 101st-ranked Mathieu. In Saturday's semi-finals, del Potro will play doubles...
  • Monfils beats Mathieu to reach Round 2 in Stuttgart 10-07-2013 09:15 AM

    Stuttgart: Gael Monfils of France defeated compatriot Paul-Henri Mathieu 7-6 (0), 6-4 on Tuesday to advance to the second round of the Mercedes Cup. Monfils had 16 aces to set up a meeting with sixth-seeded Florian Mayer, who defeated another German, Andreas Beck, 6-4, 3-6, 6-1. Victor Hanescu rallied to...
  • Two more bite the dust at Wimbledon 28-06-2013 10:43 AM

    London: Frenchman Michael Llorda quit his singles match on Thursday, then went back out on the court to play doubles - yet another odd twist in what has been an unusually injury prone week at Wimbledon. Llorda cited hamstring problems for forcing him to stop after losing the first set...
  • NZ channel fined for racist remark on Delhi CM 14-06-2011 12:01 PM

    Melbourne: A controversial New Zealand Broadcaster has been slapped with a fine of $ 2444 for airing a racist joke on Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit last October during a TV show. The Broadcasting Standards Authority (BSA) also criticised former Breakfast host Paul Henry who while hosting a TV show...
  • Kiwi TV top bosses apologise to Anand Satyanand 14-10-2010 01:10 PM

    Melbourne: Top bosses of New Zealand's state-owned TV channel, whose former host Paul Henry had made racial remarks against Indian-origin Governor General Anand Satyanand, have apologised to the leader in person. TVNZ's Chairman John Anderson and CEO Rick Ellis called on Satyanand at the Government House in Auckland and apologised...
  • Another Kiwi anchor sparks fresh racist row 11-10-2010 07:53 AM

    Wellington: After Paul Henry's offensive 'Dikshit' joke triggered off a diplomatic row between Wellington and New Delhi, a New Zealand radio presenter has stirred fresh controversy by calling Indian-origin Governor General Anand Satyanand as a "large, fat man", and commenting that his physique was "slightly incongruous" for an Indian. Even...
  • Controversial NZTV host Paul Henry resigns 10-10-2010 12:46 PM

    New Delhi: New Zealand's controversial television anchor Paul Henry resigned on Sunday amid an uproar over racial comments. He had mocked Delhi Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit's name and made racial slurs against Indians. Earlier, New Zealand apologised to India’s External Affairs ministry over comments made by Paul Henry about the...
  • Kiwi TV host yet to apologise to Delhi CM 07-10-2010 01:04 PM

    New Delhi: New Zealand has apologised to India’s External Affairs ministry over comments made by Television New Zealand presenter Paul Henry about the chief minister of Delhi, Sheila Dikshit. However, the anchor Paul Henry appears to be unfazed by India’s outrage and his own government's apology. The man himself has...