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Juan Martin del Potro has lost his first round match against Vasek Pospisil at the Miami Open.

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 21:56:17 +1300
Azarenka advances in Miami (AP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/26805995

Victoria Azarenka has moved into the second round of the Miami Open with an easy win over Silvia Soler-Espinosa.

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 00:58:09 +1300
Chung gets maiden ATP Tour-level win, Sock advances in Miami (Reuters) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/26805737

MIAMI (Reuters) - South Korean teenager Chung Hyeon won his first ATP Tour-level match at the Miami Open with a stunning 6-0 4-6 6-4 upset of 50th ranked Spaniard Marcel Granollers on Wednesday.
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 00:42:11 +1300
Duckworth progresses in Miami (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/26804478

James Duckworth has won his opening game at the Miami Open while compatriots Thanasi Kokkinakis and Marinko Matosevic lost.

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 23:35:03 +1300
Serena set to fight through knee pain at Miami (AFP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/26802807

Miami (AFP) - World number one Serena Williams is prepared to fight through pain to get onto the court Friday and begin defending her title at the ATP and WTA Miami Open.

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 23:23:33 +1300
Azarenka through at Miami to face Jankovic (Reuters) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/26804372

MIAMI (Reuters) - Two-times Miami Open winner Victoria Azarenka defeated Spain's Silvia Soler-Espinosa 6-1 6-3 on Wednesday to set up a second round meeting with Serbia's Jelena Jankovic.
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 22:58:30 +1300
McIlroy split was like someone dying, says Wozniacki (Reuters) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/26802523

LONDON (Reuters) - Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki says she felt like someone close to her had died after the split from golfer Rory McIlroy last year.
The Dane was quoted by...

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 19:05:21 +1300
Erakovic withdraws from Miami Open (NZ Newswire) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/26802474

Kiwi No.1 Marina Erakovic's first-round singles match at the Miami Open lasts six games before she is forced to pull out.

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 18:49:14 +1300
Hard for Halep to think of top spot while Serena rules (Reuters) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/26793786

By Simon Evans
MIAMI (Reuters) - World number three Simona Halep says it is hard to imagine reaching the top of the world rankings as long as Serena Williams is playing the game but bel...

Wed, 25 Mar 2015 23:20:27 +1300
Surging Djokovic takes aim at March title double (AFP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/26791891

World number one Novak Djokovic will try to put extra distance between himself and the chasing pack, taking confidence from his weekend title in California into the Miami Open.

Wed, 25 Mar 2015 23:00:52 +1300