Author: sampaolo

Lucie Safarova beats Dominika Cibulkova to set up Miami quarter final against Caroline Wozniacki

sampaolo- 27/03/2017

Lucie Safarova beat Dominika Cibulkova 7-6 (7-5) 6-1 at the Miami Open WTA Premier Mandatory to secure her spot in the quarter final, where she ...

Fabio Fognini rallies from one set down to secure his spot in the Round of 16

sampaolo- 27/03/2017

Fabio Fognini came back from one set down to beat Jeremy Chardy 3-6 6-4 6-4 to set a up a Round of 16 match against ...

Kei Nishikori battles past Fernando Verdasco in Miami

sampaolo- 26/03/2017

Kei Nishikori battled past Fernando Verdasco 7-6 (7-2) 6-7 (5-7) 6-1 in windy conditions in two hours and 44 minutes to get through to the ...

Garbine Muguruza comes back from one set down to beat Zhang Shuai in Miami

sampaolo- 25/03/2017

Garbine Muguruza came back from one set down to beat Zhang Shuai 4-6 6-2 6-2 to reach the fourth round at the Miami Open WTA ...

David Goffin edges Dariaan King to reach the third round in Miami

sampaolo- 25/03/2017

David Goffin beat Darian King from Barbados 7-5 6-1 to advance to the second round at the Miami Open Masters 1000 tournament. King got off ...

Francis Tafoe: “People on tour stare Roger Federer in the locker room”

sampaolo- 25/03/2017

US 19-year-old Francis Tiafoe beat Konstantin Kravchuk in three sets setting up an exciting second round against 18-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer, who will ...

Stan Wawrinka starts his Miami campaign with a comfortable straight set win over Horacio Zeballos

sampaolo- 25/03/2017

Number 1 seed and Indian Wells finalist Stan Wawrinka made a winning start to his Miami campaign with a 6-3 6-4 win over Horacio Zeballos ...

Angelique Kerber, Garbine Muguruza and Simona Halep advance to the third round in Miami

sampaolo- 25/03/2017

World Number 1 Angelique Kerber beat Yinying Duan 7-6 (7-3) 6-2 after a rain delay setting up a third round match against Shelby Rogers, who ...

Rafael Nadal: “It was tough to find the right feeling today”

sampaolo- 25/03/2017

This year’s Australian Open finalist Rafael Nadal beat Dudi Sela from Israel 6-3 6-4 in his opening match at the Miami Open to advance to ...

Jo Wilfried Tsonga becomes father for the first time in his life

sampaolo- 24/03/2017

Jo Wilfried Tsonga has become father for the first time in his career. His girlfriend Noura El Shewk gave birth to their first child. After ...

Boris Becker: “Roger Federer is the man of the moment”

sampaolo- 24/03/2017

Three-time Wimbledon champion Boris Becker spoke about Roger Federer’s successful comeback from injury when he was interviewed by Indian News Channel NDTV. Federer beat Rafa ...

Agnieszka Radwanska beats Wang Qiang to advance to the third round in Miami

sampaolo- 24/03/2017

Agnieszka Radwanska edged past Wang Qiang 7-6 (7-3) 6-1 in tricky windy conditions in one hour and 43 minutes to reach the third round at ...

Shuai Zhang saved a match point to beat Sara Errani in three sets

sampaolo- 24/03/2017

Shuai Zhang fought back from one set down to beat Sara Errani 4-6 6-4 7-5 after two hours and 45 minutes to reach the third ...

Sara Errani edges past Belinda Bencic in Miami

sampaolo- 22/03/2017

Sara Errani beat Belinda Bencic 6-4 3-6 6-3 in a match between two former top 10 players after 2 hours and 7 minutes in the ...

Elena Vesnina: “Winning the Olympic doubles gold medal was my greatest sports moment”

sampaolo- 21/03/2017

Elena Vesnina claimed her first Premier Mandatory title after beating her compatriot Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-7 (6-8) 7-5 6-4 in last Sunday’s Indian Wells final one ...

Angelique Kerber could face Daria Kasatkina’s threat in Miami

sampaolo- 20/03/2017

Just a few days after the all-Russian final between Elena Vesnina and Svetlana Kuznetsova the second Premier Mandatory of the season in Miami will start ...

Martina Hingis and Chan Yung-Jan lift Indian Wells doubles title

sampaolo- 20/03/2017

Number 6 seed Martina Hingis from Switzerland and Taiwan’s Chan Yung-Jan lifted the BNP Paribas Open doubles title at Indian Wells in one hour and ...

Elena Vesnina and Svetlana Kuznetsova set up all-Russian final at Indian Wells

sampaolo- 18/03/2017

Elena Vesnina will meet Svetlana Kuznetsova for an all-Russian Indian Wells final. Vesnina secured her spot for the first career Premier Mandatory final after beating ...

Elena Vesnina beats Venus Williams to reach her first Premier Mandatory semifinal at Indian Wells

sampaolo- 17/03/2017

Elena Vesnina got through to her first semifinal at the BNP Paribas Open after beating Venus Williams in three sets 6-2 4-6 6-3 in 2 ...

Roger Federer: “I am impressed with how Nick took out Novak twice in a row in Acapulco and Indian Wells”

sampaolo- 16/03/2017

Roger Federer produced a brilliant performance as he beat Rafael Nadal 6-2 6-3 in a blockbuster third round match at the BNP Paribas in Indian ...