Posts Tagged Tennis

Venus Williams beats Wozniacki to reach Miami Open quarters

Venus Williams returns the ball to Caroline Wozniacki during their match at the Miami Open tennis tournament in Key Biscayne, Fla., Monday, March 30, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) — Basking in her latest victory, a beaming Venus Williams stood near her changeover chair launching autographed balls into the stands, steering her shots with body English and applauding the fans who scrambled for the souvenirs.

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Murray reaches 4th round at Miami Open by beating Giraldo

Andy Murray, of Great Britain, returns to Santiago Giraldo at the Miami Open tennis tournament, Sunday, March 29, 2015, in Key Biscayne, Fla. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) — Andy Murray advanced Sunday to the fourth round at the Miami Open by beating Santiago Giraldo 6-3, 6-4.

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Eugenie Bouchard upset by qualifier at Miami Open

Caroline Wozniacki, of Denmark, returns the ball to Kaia Kanepi, of Estonia, during their match at the Miami Open tennis tournament in Key Biscayne, Fla., Saturday, March 28, 2015.  (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) — Eugenie Bouchard was upset Saturday in her opening match at the Miami Open by qualifier Tatjana Maria 6-0, 7-6 (4).

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Del Potro loses 1st-round match at Miami Open

Juan Martin del Potro, of Argentina, hits a return against Vasek Pospisil, of Canada, during their match at the Miami Open tennis tournament in Key Biscayne, Fla., Thursday, March 26, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) — Juan Martin del Potro’s latest comeback from an injury is off to a slow start, and he’s OK with that.

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Victoria Azarenka advances to second round of Miami Open

Victoria Azarenka, of Belarus, returns to Silvia Soler-Espinosa at the Miami Open tennis tournament, Wednesday, March 25, 2015, in Key Biscayne, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) — Two-time Miami Open champion Victoria Azarenka easily advanced to the second round Wednesday, beating Silvia Soler-Espinosa of Spain 6-1, 6-3.

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