Czech Carolina Plishkova was the first in the championship race WTA. The athlete last week reached the semifinals of the tournament in Miami, where she lost to Dane Caroline Wozniacki.
Swiss tennis player Roger Federer rose from the sixth to the fourth place in the rating of the ATP, the press service of the organization. On Sunday, he won the tournament in Miami, beating Rafael Nadal in the final - 6: 3, 6: 4.
Pole Lukas Kubot and Marcela Melo from Brazil won the doubles tournament of the ATP tournament in Miami. In the finals, they in two sets beat the hosts of the court of Nicholas Monroe and Jack Sook.
Britain's Johanna Konta won the tournament in Miami. In the finals, the 10th "seeded" in two sets defeated the representative of Denmark Caroline Wozniacki.
Swiss Roger Federer defeated Czech Tomasz Berdych in the match 1/4 finals of the tournament in Miami in three sets - 6: 2, 3: 6, 7: 6 (8: 6). For the final, he will compete against the winner of the pair Alexander Zverev (Germany) - Nick Kirgios (Australia).
Former tennis player Ilie Nastase, who is the non-winning captain of the national team of Romania in the Federation Cup, expressed confidence that Serena Williams uses dope. Nastase stressed that athletes from the United States do not check for doping.
Spaniard Rafael Nadal went to the semi-finals of the tournament in Miami, beating American Jack Soka with a score of 6: 2, 6: 3. For reaching the final, Nadal will compete with the Italian Fabio Fognini.
American Venus Williams outplayed German Angelique Kerber in the 1/4 finals of the Miami tournament in two sets - 7: 5, 6: 3. The meeting lasted 1 hour and 41 minutes. Her next rival will be British Johanna Comte
Maria Sharapova returns. Before the official return of the Russian woman to the court there is still a little more than a month, but Maria increasingly appears on television screens and in the pages of magazines. And not only sports.
The tournament in Indian Wells was to become a new episode of the battle for the first place in the women's rating. 375 points between Serena Williams and Angelik Kerber - this is so insignificant difference that the talk of changing the leader of the women's classification would invariably arise before every major tournament.
Professor Dejan Chubrilo, a famous expert in sports medicine, physiology and nutrition, in an interview with the Serbian edition of Politics, shared his opinion about the physical condition of ex-first racket of the world Novak Djokovic.
After defeating Rafael Nadal in Indian Wells, Roger Federer commented on his game with the backhand: "My father was, in my opinion, the first person who told me:" Yes, you play fucking backhand! Do not fall off and do not cut it all the time. " And now, these damn backhand he is punching, probably, as never before in his life.