Roger Federer downs Juan Martin Del Potro in the third round of the MIami Open 6-3, 6-4. He sets up an encounter with Roberto Bautista in the subsequent round whom he defeated all five times they've met.
The Miami heat claimed another victim as Garbine Muguruza waved the white towel after one set of play against 2012 Miami Open semifinalist Caroline Wozniacki. Second seed Karolina Pliskova and compatriot Lucie Safarova breezed into the quarterfinals.
The road to the Miami Open title for Roger Federer goes through Juan Martin Del Potro. The two battle it out on Monday for a slot in the round of 16. Also in action is countryman Stanislas Wawrinka and Venus Williams.
Venus Williams defeat Patricia Maria Tig 6-3, 6-0 to makes her way into the fourth round at the Miami Open. World number one Angelique Kerber also earns a final 16 spot with a 6-4, 7-5 victory over American Shelby Rogers.
Although Roger Federer was tested by teenage sensation Frances Tiafoe in his second round match at the Miami Open. The two time Miami Open champion came away with a 7-6, 6-3 triumph to reach the third round where he could meet Juan Martin Del Potro.
After more than ten years of accomplishing the feat of grabbing both the Indian Wells and Miami Open titles, Roger Federer once again is in position to do. On Saturday, the Swiss master goes on court for his opening match against American teenager, Frances Tiafoe.
On Friday at the Miami Open, star power comes in the form Rafael Nadal, Kei Nishikori and Venus Williams just to name a few.
As second round action begins for the ladies, Caroline Wozniacki, Karolina Pliskova and French Open champion Garbine Muguruza are just a few of the women on the menu at the Miami Open.
Roger Federer has added the Miami Open to his 2017 schedule.
29 October 2015
Grigor Dimitrov Added to 2016 Delray Beach Open Player Field Photo ©Andrew Patron/CameraSport
05 April 2015
World number one Novak Djokovic survives Andy Murray 7-6, 4-6, 6-0 to hoist the Miami Open trophy for a fifth time. He also become the first player to simultaneously hold the Indian Wells and Miami Open titles for the third time.
04 April 2015
Serena Williams thumps Carla Suarez Navarro 6-2, 6-0 in the final at the Miami Open to garner her eighth trophy at this event.
03 April 2015
Two time Miami Open Champion Andy Murray defeats Tomas Berdych 6-4, 6-4 to advance to Sunday’s final. Photo ©Andrew Patron/CameraSport
30 March 2015
World number one Novak Djokovic was tested in the second set, but was up to the task. He dismissed Steve Darcis 6-0, 7-5 to move on at the Miami Open. Also victorious were Kei Nishikori and David Ferrer. Photo ©Richard Fraginals
30 March 2015
Three time Miami Open champion Venus Williams defeats Caroline Wozniacki 6-3, 7-6 to join the quarterfinal round for the first time since 2012 at her hometown event.
29 March 2015
Compatriot Fernando Verdasco shocked Rafael Nadal in the third round at the Miami Open with a 6-4, 2-6, 3-6 victory.
29 March 2015
Serena Williams obliterates Catherine Bellis in the third round at the Miami Open. Flavia Pennetta dispatches Victoria Azarenka while Sloane Stephens and Simona Halep also move on.
28 March 2015
Grigor Dimitrov easily punches his ticket into the third round at the Miami Open where he will collide with John Isner. Jo-Wilfried and Gael Monfils fight off feisty competitors to book a date with each other next. Photo ©Andrew Patron/CameraSport
27 March 2015
Rafael Nadal brushes aside countryman Nicolas Almagro for a berth into the third round of the Miami Open. Andy Murray and Stanislas Wawrinka are also victorious
Added on 03 April 2011
Novak Djokovic hits a winner against Rafael Nadal during 2011 Miami Open Final.