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Johanna Konta reaches second round of Miami Open

Johanna Konta began her quest for a second Miami Open title with a straightforward 6-1 6-4 victory over American Jessica Pegula. Konta who reached the third round at Indian Wells last week needed just 69 minutes to see off a spirited challenge from the world No 90 who had her battled her way through qualifying […]

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Sloane Stephens crashes out of the Miami Open

Defending champion Sloane Stephens was sent packing from the Miami Open on Sunday after a 6-3 6-2 loss to Germany’s Tatjana Maria in the third round. The 2017 US Open champion had no answer to Florida-based Maria’s slices, chips and lobs and suffered a second consecutive early exit after losing her first match at Indian […]