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April 3, 2015 5:19 AM Serena Williams to play Carla Suarez Navarro in Miami Open final

The previous two matchups between Serena Williams and Simona Halep were blowouts. Williams is making another trip to the Miami Open women's final, after beating Halep, 6-2, 4-6, 7-5, in a 2-hour and 7-minute classic on Thursday night. Looking for her eighth title at Key Biscayne, the top-seeded Williams meets 12th-seeded Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain 18

April 3, 2015 4:34 AM A tall order for Djokovic in Miami

World number one to face 2.08m tall Isner in the semi-finals of the Miami Masters; Serena through to women's final. World number one Novak Djokovic recovered from another slow start to beat Spain's David Ferrer 7-5 7-5 and move into the last-four of the Miami Open, where he will face big-hitting American John Isner. Djokovic trailed 4-1 in the first 16

April 3, 2015 3:53 AM Miami Open: Carla Suarez Navarro downs 9th seed Andrea Petkovic to reach final

Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro scored a clinical 6-3 6-3 upset of German ninth seed Andrea Petkovic on Thursday to reach the final of the Miami Open. The victory marked a day of firsts for Navarro who advanced to her maiden final in a premier-level event and will make her top-10 debut on Monday when the world rankings are released. "Normally all the tennis 21

April 3, 2015 2:08 AM Djokovic moves to Miami Open semis

World No. 1 Novak Djokovic of Serbia has reached the semifinals of the Miami Open, overcoming an early break to oust David Ferrer of Spain 7-5, 7-5 on Thursday night. Djokovic faced a quick 3-0 deficit, then rallied and took control by winning 10 of the next 13 games. He’ll play 22-seeded John Isner of the United States in the semifinals on Friday night 16

April 2, 2015 11:21 PM Relaxed Carla Suarez Navarro reaches Miami Open final

No matter what happens in Saturday’s women’s final, Miami Open finalist Carla Suarez Navarro will wake up Monday morning knowing that for the first time in her career she’s ranked in the top 10. That said, it is highly unlikely that Spain’s finest will rise-and-shine early just to see her name inked among the most elite players in the game. Nor is it likely 37

April 2, 2015 9:31 PM Spain's Suarez Navarro reaches Miami final, to enter top 10

Miami, Apr 2 (EFE).- Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro advanced to the Miami Open final with a 6-3, 6-3 victory Thursday afternoon over Andrea Petkovic, ensuring she will break into the WTA's top 10 for the first time. The No. 12 seed needed one hour and 27 minutes to book her first berth in the final of one of the four Premier Mandatory tournaments, which 22

April 2, 2015 9:23 PM John Isner rolls at Miami Open; Suarez Navarro into women's final

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) — Once John Isner started rolling, Kei Nishikori was simply overmatched. With an array of booming serves and blasted forehands, Isner powered his way into the semifinals of the Miami Open on Thursday with a 6-4, 6-3 win over the fourth-seeded Nishikori. He became the first American man to reach the final four on Key Biscayne since 14

April 2, 2015 9:00 PM Tennis: Suarez Navarro reaches Miami final over Petkovic

MIAMI (AFP) - Carla Suarez Navarro became the first Spanish woman in more than two decades to reach the final of the ATP and WTA Miami Masters with her 6-3, 6-3 defeat of Andrea Petkovic on Thursday. The last Spaniard to play for the trophy at Crandon Park was two-time champion Arantxa Sanchez Vicario in 1993, beating Steffi Graf in that final 11

April 2, 2015 7:02 PM Carla Suarez-Navarro reaches final

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. -- Carla Suarez-Navarro advanced to the final at the Miami Open after topping Andrea Petkovic 6-3, 6-3 in a semifinal matchup on Thursday. The 12th-seeded Spaniard didn't face a single break point and will meet either top-seeded Serena Williams or third-seeded Simona Halep in Saturday's final. It's the eighth time Suarez-Navarro has reached 19

April 2, 2015 3:55 PM Miami Open: Serena Williams wins her historic 700 wins by beating Sabine Lisicki

In the Miami Open the World number one Serena Williams overcame a dreadful second set to beat Germany’s Sabine Lisicki 7-6(4) 1-6 6-3 for her 700th career win and a tie up in the Miami Open semi-finals. After win the match, she become joins with Martina Navratilova, Chris Evert, Steffi Graf, Virginia Wade, Arantxa Sanchez-Vicario, Lindsay Davenport and Conchita 12