Tennis-Federer to face Berdych early for first time in nine years
MELBOURNE, Jan 20 The last time Roger Federer met Tomas Berdych before the fourth round of a tournament, the Czech was 22 years old and the pair were at the Beijing Olympics.
March 22 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Miami Women's Singles Round 2 matches on Friday 29-Venus Williams (U.S.) beat Anna Karolina Schmiedlova (Slovakia) 6-3 6-3 11-Caroline Wozniacki (Denmark) beat Monica Puig (Puerto Rico) 6-1 1-6 6-3 17-Sloane Stephens (U.S.) beat Zarina Diyas (Kazakhstan) 7-5 6-3 15-Carla Suarez Navarro (Spain) beat Chanelle Scheepers (South Africa) 6-4 6-1 3-Agnieszka Radwanska (Poland) beat Romina Oprandi (Switzerland) 6-0 6-4 Casey Dellacqua (Australia) beat Jana Cepelova (Slovakia) 6-4 1-6 6-4 Madison Keys (U.S.) beat 31-Daniela Hantuchova (Slovakia) 6-4 6-2 24-Kaia Kanepi (Estonia) beat Christina Mchale (U.S.) 7-6(5) 7-6(0) Varvara Lepchenko (U.S.) beat 7-Jelena Jankovic (Serbia) 6-3 2-6 7-6(2) 22-Alize Cornet (France) beat Andrea Petkovic (Germany) 6-2 6-7(0) 6-4 Elina Svitolina (Ukraine) beat 18-Eugenie Bouchard (Canada) 1-6 6-1 6-2 Ajla Tomljanovic (Croatia) beat 30-Garbine Muguruza Blanco (Spain) 3-6 7-6(6) 6-1 Barbora Zahlavova Strycova (Czech Republic) beat 13-Roberta Vinci (Italy) 6-4 2-6 7-5 10-Dominika Cibulkova (Slovakia) beat Yvonne Meusburger (Austria) 6-1 6-2 32-Elena Vesnina (Russia) beat Alison Riske (U.S.) 6-2 6-2 2-Li Na (China) beat Alisa Kleybanova (Russia)WO
* To meet compatriot Gibbs in third round (Recasts with details, quotes)
MELBOURNE, Jan 19 Novak Djokovic's bid for a record seventh Australian Open title came to a stunning end on Thursday when the Serbian packed his bags and headed home in the wake of a second-round upset at the hands of world number 117 Denis Istomin.