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UPDATED: Sun., March 31, 2019, 11:15 p.m.

Roger Federer wins 101st title, beating John Isner in Miami Open final

Roger Federer became tennis’ first repeat champion of 2019 when he won his 101st career title Sunday, beating a hobbled John Isner in the Miami Open final, 6-1, 6-4.

Ashleigh Barty wins Miami Open

Amid the unpredictable swirl of this year’s tennis results, with 33 different champions in 33 tournaments, Ashleigh Barty provides a change of pace. The crafty 5-foot-5 Australian mixes backhand slices …

Ashleigh Barty endures delays to reach Miami final, Roger Federer rolls

Ashleigh Barty is finally through to her first Miami Open final. The 12th-seeded Australian endured three rain delays – one before the match, two more during play – to beat …

Roger Federer reaches quarters in Miami, Simona Halep eyes No. 1 ranking

Roger Federer is finally through to the quarterfinals of the Miami Open. The fourth-seeded Federer had little trouble defeating 13th-seeded Daniil Medvedev, earning the three-time Miami champion a spot in …

Top-ranked Novak Djokovic advances to fourth round at Miami Open

Novak Djokovic pulled a spare ball from his pocket, angrily whacked it against the backstop and then pounded his uncooperative racket into the concrete. He lost his temper, but not …

Serena Williams withdraws, No. 1 Osaka loses, Federer wins at Miami

Top-ranked Osaka loses in 3 sets at Miami Open; Serena Williams withdraws with knee injury; Federer wins

UPDATED: Fri., March 22, 2019, 6:34 p.m.

Serena Williams, Naomi Osaka win opening matches in Miami

Eight-time champion Serena Williams won her opening match at the new site of the Miami Open by beating Rebecca Peterson in three sets. Six-time men’s champion Novak Djokovic won his …

3-time champ Venus Williams wins opening match at Miami Open

Three-time tournament champion Venus Williams won her opening match at the new site of the Miami Open by beating Dalila Jakupovic 7-5, 6-3. Williams won the tournament in 1998, 1999 …

U.S. Open champ Sloane Stephens withdraws from Volvo Car Open

U.S. Open champion Sloane Stephens has withdrawn from the Volvo Car Open, citing mental and physical exhaustion after her run to the Miami Open title this past Saturday.

John Isner earns biggest win, beating Alexander Zverev in Miami Open final

John Isner punctuated his unexpected run to the Miami Open title with a surprising display of agility, dancing across the court while basking in a breakthrough.

UPDATED: Sat., March 31, 2018, 2:20 p.m.

American Sloane Stephens beats Jelena Ostapenko for Miami Open title

Sloane Stephens won her hometown tournament, a title that nicely complements her U.S. Open championship, by beating Jelena Ostapenko 7-6 (5), 6-1 in the final at the Miami Open. Stephens, …

On verge of his biggest title, John Isner to face Alexander Zverev in Miami

John Isner moved one step closer to the biggest title of his 14-year career by beating a weary Juan Martin del Potro 6-1, 7-6 (2) in the semifinals of the …

Comeback kid: Sloane Stephens rallies for spot in Miami Open final

Sloane Stephens is heading to the Miami Open final, after rallying to beat Victoria Azarenka 3-6, 6-2, 6-1 in the semifinals. The 13th-seeded Stephens will play sixth-seeded Jelena Ostapenko in …

A shocker: Danielle Collins tops her idol, Venus Williams, in Miami

Danielle Collins’ favorite player, for as long as she can remember, has been Venus Williams. She wasn’t star-struck when facing her idol. Collins got the biggest win of her pro …

John Isner upsets Marin Cilic to reach Miami Open quarterfinals

American John Isner has upset second-seeded Marin Cilic of Croatia 7-6 (0), 6-3 to reach the Miami Open quarterfinals. Cilic was the 2014 U.S. Open champion. His ouster leaves fourth-seeded …

UPDATED: Sat., March 24, 2018, 6:51 p.m.

Roger Federer loses match and No. 1 ranking at Miami Open

Roger Federer lost his second consecutive match and the No. 1 ranking. Big-serving Australian Thanasi Kokkinakis, a qualifier ranked 175th, rallied to upset Federer 3-6, 6-3, 7-6 (4) at the …

UPDATED: Fri., March 23, 2018, 7:35 p.m.

6-time champ Novak Djokovic loses at Miami Open to Benoit Paire

Six-time champion Novak Djokovic lost his opening match at the Miami Open to Benoit Paire, 6-3, 6-4. Djokovic’s 16-match Key Biscayne winning streak ended, and his struggles to overcome a …

UPDATED: Wed., March 21, 2018, 5:03 p.m.

Serena Williams loses in 1st round at Miami Open to Naomi Osaka

Serena Williams lost in the first round of the Miami Open, still rusty in her comeback from pregnancy and unable to overcome a tough draw against Naomi Osaka, who won …

Roger Federer knocks off Rafael Nadal in Miami Open final

Weary from three months of winning, Roger Federer hit one last shot Sunday, whacking a celebratory forehand into the stands to punctuate his victory over Rafael Nadal in the Miami …

Johanna Konta defeats Caroline Wozniacki for Miami Open title

Johanna Konta lofted a lob off the baseline for a winner on championship point, waited for instant replay to confirm the call and even then hesitated to celebrate the biggest …

Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal reach Miami Open final

Roger Federer’s season of resurgence took another thrilling turn Friday night when he won a seesaw semifinal against Nick Kyrgios at the Miami Open, 7-6 (9), 6-7 (9), 7-6 (5).

Roger Federer rolls into fourth round at Miami Open

Roger Federer took a look around as he entered the stadium court at the Miami Open, immediately feeling the energy of the crowd.

Venus Williams, Rafael Nadal advance at Miami Open

The oldest player in the women’s draw at the Miami Open, Venus Williams is looking forward to the next round. And next year. And the year after that.

Roger Federer beats U.S. teen Frances Tiafoe at Miami Open

Roger Federer kept waving in apology, twice after he dribbled winners off the net cord and once when he slammed a volley that nearly knocked his opponent down.

In brief: U.S. soccer back on track for 2018 World Cup with win, LeBron-less Cavs fall

The United States got back on track for a berth in the 2018 World Cup, ending four nervous days with a 4-0 win over Guatemala on Tuesday night in Columbus, …

Rafael Nadal retires in third set at Miami Open against Damir Dzumhur

Rafael Nadal faded in the subtropical heat and retired after falling behind in the third set of his opening match Saturday at the Miami Open against Damir Dzumhur.

Roger Federer blames bath mishap for injury

Roger Federer wasn’t playing tennis when he hurt his knee two months ago. He was playing Dad.

Serena Williams earns 700th win to reach Miami Open semis

Seven-time champion Serena Williams overcame some shaky play Wednesday for her 700th career victory, beating Sabine Lisicki 7-6 (4), 1-6, 6-3 to reach the semifinals of the Miami Open. Williams …

Maria Sharapova ousted in Miami Open

TENNIS: Maria Sharapova is 0-5 in Key Biscayne finals. This year her loss came at the start. Seeded No. 2, Sharapova was upset in her opening match of the Miami …