Saturday, October 25th, 2014

WTA Miami Masters: Serena Williams vs. Flavia Pennetta

Thursday, March 21st, 2013 at 5:18 am , filed under Other Tournaments by

Print Print Email this! E-mail   share Comments 0 Comments Views 1287 Views

 

World No. 1 Serena Williams will clash against Flavia Pennetta of Italy in the Miami Masters second round on Thursday 21st March at 16:30 GMT, being played here on outdoor hard courts at Crandon Park in Miami.

15-time singles Grand Slam champion Serena Williams has been playing first tournament here in Miami Masters, since losing Qatar Open final to World No. 3 Victoria Azarenka in three sets with a 6-7, 6-2, 3-6 score line. Serena also fall in Australian Open quarter final to her fellow country mate Sloane Stephens in three sets with a 6-3, 5-7, 4-6 score line.

Flavia Pennetta has overcome against Johanna Larsson in Miami Masters opening round in consecutive sets with a 6-4, 6-1. She needs to play tough tennis against Serena in second round on Thursday.

Both the players are meeting for the fifth time in their tennis career, where Serena leads with a 3-1 win loss head-to-head record against Pennetta. The pair last meet at the 2012 Rome Masters quarter finals and American star won the match after her opponent withdraws from the match. As per the predictions, Serena is considered as hot favorite to clinch victory in second round and advances into the Miami Masters third round, being played here on outdoor hard courts at Crandon Park in Miami

Tags: , , , ,



Latest Headlines

Featured Video

Tennis News

Rafael Nadal on Roger Federer 'The Great Swiss Legend'

Rafael Nadal on Roger Federer ‘The Great Swiss Legend’

Rafael Nadal said that world No. 2 Roger Federer ... [+]
Rafael Nadal skips from Paris Masters

Rafael Nadal skips from Paris Masters

14-time singles Grand slam champion Rafael Nadal has been ... [+]
Basel Open 2014 Preview: Rafael Nadal vs. Pierre-Hugues Herbert

Basel Open 2014 Preview: Rafael Nadal vs. Pierre-Hugues Herbert

World No. 3 Rafael Nadal is going to battle ... [+]
Your Ad Here

Wimbledon

Roger Federer Rafael Nadal ATP Rankings

Will Roger Federer overtake Rafael Nadal No. 2 in 2014 season

Roger Federer hopes to surpass Rafael Nadal's No. 2 place in the ATP Rankings by end of the 2014 season, where ... [+]
Wimbledon 2014 Finale Live Streaming

Can Roger Federer Challenge Novak Djokovic in Wimbledon Final

Wimbledon Championship 2014 finale will begin at 02:00 pm in Centre Court, where Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic are going to ... [+]
Wimbledon 2014 Live Streaming

Roger Federer vs. Novak Djokovic in Wimbledon 2014 Finale

Wimbledon 2014 Live Streaming will kick off at local time 02:00pm in Centre Court, as Roger Federer will take on Novak ... [+]
Eugenie Bouchard

Eugenie Bouchard vs. Petra Kvitova in Wimbledon 2014 Finale

Wimbledon 2014 final live streaming begins at 13:10 from Centre Court: Eugenie Bouchard will fight against former Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova ... [+]