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April 1, 2015 1:32 AM Djokovic storms back to reach Miami quarters

Miami (AFP) - Desperate Novak Djokovic fought back from a set and a break down to defeat Alexandr Dolgopolov 6-7 (3/7), 7-5, 6-0 Tuesday, salvaging hopes of defending his Miami Open title. World number one Djokovic won 24 of the last 27 points to reach a quarter-final against Spanish sixth seed David Ferrer, a 7-6 (7/5), 6-0 winner over Frenchman Gilles 9

March 31, 2015 3:14 AM Serena, Venus reach Miami Open QFs; Halep cruises

Red-hot Simona Halep also advanced to the quarterfinals with a 6-3, 7-5 win over 15th-seeded Flavia Pennetta. The third-seeded Halep has won her last 13 matches on tour, which includes her title at Indian Wells two weeks ago. The seven-time Miami queen Serena eased past 24th-seeded former top-10 star and 2006 Miami titlist Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-2, 6-3 on Day 7. Serena 10

March 29, 2015 5:24 AM Williams through to third round in Miami

For the second time in a fortnight, Serena Williams proved too strong for Monica Niculescu as the American opened her Miami Open campaign in devastating fashion on Saturday. Williams - bidding to win an eighth Miami title - won the rescheduled match 6-3 6-1 after rain forced the second-round clash to be pushed back a day at the WTA Premier event 27

March 27, 2015 6:58 AM Sharapova shocked by Gavrilova in Miami

MIAMI: World number two Maria Sharapova crashed out of the Miami Open hardcourt tennis tournament on Thursday, ambushed by 97th-ranked Daria Gavrilova 7-6 (7/4), 6-3. The upset, biggest so far at the combined WTA and ATP Masters event, took one hour, 49 minutes and marked the worst defeat five-time Grand Slam winner Sharapova has endured in Miami since 2

March 27, 2015 3:31 AM Gavrilova stuns Sharapova in Miami

Miami, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Russian-born Australian Daria Gavrilova, who just entered the Top 100 for the first time this week, stunned No. 2 seed and five-time Miami runner-up Maria Sharapova Thursday at the $5.3 million Miami Open. The 21-year-old Gavrilova earned her first victory over a top-10 player with a 7-6 (7-4), 6-3 decision in Thursday's 2

March 24, 2015 8:52 PM The Knee Comes to the Key

The Miami Open had one distinct advantage on Indian Wells over the last 14 years: the presence of Venus and Serena Williams. This year Serena took some of that edge away, but Miami will still be happy to welcome the Williamses back, Serena’s knee permitting. The upshot is that the women's draw, with Venus joining her sister and most of the Top 20 present 19

March 18, 2015 1:07 PM Sharapova Knocked Out Of Indian Wells; Serena Tops Sloane To Stay Perfect In 2015, Faces Streaking Bacsinszky

The match on the marquee Tuesday at Indian Wells was the fourth round matchup between Serena Williams and Sloane Stephens. The upstart Stephens who stunned Serena at the Australian Open a few years ago, jumped out on top taking 3-0 lead then eventually holding on to win the first set in a tiebreaker. But Serena would only lose four games thereafter

March 18, 2015 9:43 AM UPDATE 2-Tennis-Tearful Pennetta stuns Sharapova, Serena wins

* Halep, Suarez Navarro also advance to quarters (Recasts with Pennetta win) INDIAN WELLS, California, March 17 (Reuters) - Maria Sharapova fell victim to an emotional Flavia Pennetta, who burst into tears before regaining her composure to stun the second seed 3-6 6-3 6-2 at the BNP Paribas Open on Tuesday. Italy's Pennetta, the defending champion at Indian

March 18, 2015 7:30 AM Tearful Pennetta stuns Sharapova

Indian Wells, California - Maria Sharapova fell victim to an emotional Flavia Pennetta, who burst into tears before regaining her composure to stun the second seed 3-6 6-3 6-2 at the BNP Paribas Open on Tuesday. Italy's Pennetta, the defending champion at Indian Wells, left the court momentarily after breaking down following her first set loss. “Sometimes 6

March 18, 2015 7:05 AM Williams wriggles past Stephens, Bacsinszky continues hot streak

Serena Williams and Simona Halep are the only top-10 players to reach the BNP Paribas Open quarter-finals, after Tuesday's action saw Maria Sharapova and Eugenie Bouchard ousted. Top seed Williams lost her first set of the tournament, but trumped prodigy Sloane Stephens 6-7 (3-7) 6-2 6-2. It was the world number one's second consecutive win over Stephens