No. 1 Ash Barty cruises into Miami Open final

Tennis Apr 2, 2021

No. 1 Ash Barty cruises into Miami Open final

World No. 1 Ash Barty bucked the upset trend at the Miami Open on Thursday, rolling into the women's final as men's No. 2 Stefanos Tsitsipas was toppled by Hurbert Hurkacz. Barty fired 27 winners in a 6-3, 6-3 victory over fifth-seeded Ukrainian Elina Svitolina ...

WTA urges players to get COVID-19 vaccine

Tennis Mar 31, 2021

WTA urges players to get COVID-19 vaccine

After players at the Miami Open expressed a reluctance to get the COVID-19 vaccine, the governing body for women's tennis said on Tuesday it would educate athletes and encourage them to get the shot. After fourth round wins on Monday, Ukrainian Elina Svitolina and Belarusian ...

Nishioka tops De Minaur in Miami Open first round

More Sports / Tennis Mar 23, 2018

Nishioka tops De Minaur in Miami Open first round

Yoshihito Nishioka advanced to the second round of the Miami Open with a straight sets victory Thursday over Alex De Minaur of Australia. Nishioka, ranked 374th, converted five of his seven break point opportunities to complete the 6-2, 6-4 win over the world No. 130 ...

More Sports / Tennis Apr 3, 2017

Nishikori drops to 7th in world rankings

Kei Nishikori dropped down three places to seventh in the latest ATP world rankings for men's singles released Monday, five days after he was knocked out of the Miami Open in the quarterfinals. Nishikori, who returned to his personal-high of fourth two weeks ago, played ...