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March 31st, 2013

CBS Under Fire From Both Tennis And Basketball Fans On Twitter For Airing, Abandoning Miami Final

Twitter erupted at CBS with outrage from both tennis and basketball fans for their handling of the Miami final.

Posted by Staff @ 3:59 pm in Miami, Tennis on TV | 13 Comments »

March 30th, 2013

Serena Serves Notice! Beats Sharapova For 11th Straight Time To Win Sixth Miami Title

Serena Williams showed who is boss rallying to beat rival Maria Sharapova to win a record sixth Miami title Saturday.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 5:17 pm in Miami | 10 Comments »

March 30th, 2013

Murray Seeks Second Miami Title Against Ferrer On Sunday, Will He Get It?

As the first quarter of the tennis season comes to a close, Andy Murray seeks a second Miami title Sunday against the steady David Ferrer.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 4:13 pm in Miami | 46 Comments »

March 30th, 2013

Tommy Haas: I Will Definitely Cherish This Tournament For The Rest Of My Life

Tommy Haas had one of the most memorable weeks of his life in Miami.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:40 am in Miami | 5 Comments »

March 30th, 2013

David Ferrer Says To Beat Murray He’ll Have To Really Hit His Serve And Forehand

David Ferrer knows what he’ll have to do to beat Andy Murray on Sunday in the Miami final.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:21 am in Miami | 2 Comments »

March 30th, 2013

Andy Murray Explains Why Tennis Has Become An Older Sport

Andy Murray explains why tennis players are so much older than they use to be.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:04 am in Miami | 7 Comments »

March 30th, 2013

Serena Williams Battles Maria Sharapova Saturday For The Miami Sony Open Title

In a battle of the top two players in the world, Serena Williams seeks a sixth Miami title Saturday against rival Maria Sharapova.

Posted by Staff @ 12:47 am in Miami | 6 Comments »

March 29th, 2013

Murray, Ferrer The Favorites, But Will The March Madness Continue? Miami SF Picks And Pans

It’s an unusual foursome in the men’s semifinals at Miami today.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 12:33 pm in Miami | 82 Comments »

March 28th, 2013

Jelena Jankovic Wasn’t Happy At All With Her Schedule This Week In Miami

Jelena Jankovic wasn’t pleased she had to play night then day in the Miami semifinals Thursday.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:50 pm in Miami | 1 Comment »

March 27th, 2013

Agnieszka Radwanksa May Have Just Hit The Shot Of The Year Last Night, Wow! [Video]

Agnieszka is not known for her shot making, but this gem from last night may end up being the best shot all year. Wow!

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:15 am in Best Shots, Miami, Videos | 23 Comments »

March 27th, 2013

Novak Djokovic: All Credit To Tommy, But That Was Definitely The Worst Match I’ve Played In A Long Time

World No. 1 Novak Djokovic was stunned Tuesday night in Miami by Tommy Haas, here’s what he said to press afterward.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 1:14 am in Miami | 14 Comments »

March 27th, 2013

Tommy Haas: Beating Novak, It’s Unbelievable, One Of My Best Wins Of My Career, I’m Just Really Happy And Proud

Tommy Haas talks to the press after stunning Novak Djokovic in the fourth round at the Miami Sony Open Tuesday night.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 1:02 am in Miami | 17 Comments »

March 26th, 2013

Juan Martin Del Potro Was Dealing With Family Matters When He Lost Saturday In Miami

Juan Martin Del Potro said he couldn’t focus on tennis because of family health issues over the weekend in Miami.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:41 am in Miami | 4 Comments »

March 26th, 2013

Serena Williams Admits She Had A Tough Time Turning 30, So She Bought A Rolls Royce!

Serena Williams says she bought herself a Rolls Royce to get over a mid-life crisis of turning 30.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:14 am in Miami | Comments Off

March 25th, 2013

Serena Slips By; Djokovic v Haas Tues. at Sony Miami

Other seeds advancing were No. 17 Sam Querrey receiving a walkover against No. 14 Milos Raonic (strep throat), and No. 16 Andreas Seppi outlasting Thomaz Bellucci in three to set up a meeting against Murray.

Posted by Staff @ 11:36 pm in Miami | 63 Comments »