Miami gallery – Wednesday April 1


Originally published on: 26/02/10 15:51

There was a lot less action for the snapper to get his long lens stuck into at the 2009 Sony Ericsson Open on Wednesday, with just four main draw singles match scheduled.

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Serena Williams was the first big name back in the locker-room after a mighty battle with Chinese player Li Na, the top seed and five-time champ in Florida eventually coming through 6-2 in the third.

Later on, sister Venus made sure thered be yet another all-Williams semi-final (their 20th meeting) when she got past Czech lefty Iveta Benesova in straights.

On the mens side Novak Djokovic finally ended his awful run against Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga hed lost their last four matches and will now meet Roger Federer in the semis after he ground down Andy Roddick in a classic in the night session.

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Tim Farthing, Tennishead Editorial Director & Owner, has been a huge tennis fan his whole life. He's a tennis journalist and entrepreneur as well as playing tennis to a national standard. He also helps manage his local club and volunteers for his local tennis organisation. He's a specialist in content about the administration of professional tennis and tennis coaching for all levels.