Roger Federer's sensational form in 2017 shows no signs of abating after he powered past Juan Martin del Potro 6-3 6-4 in the third round of the Miami Open on Monday. The Australian Open champion has lost just once so far in the calendar year and was too good for Del Potro in south Florida, the Swiss his usual calm and collected self despite a large Argentine presence in the crowd. Federer needed just an hour and 23 minutes to seal victory, marking his 16th win in 21 meetings with Del Potro.
KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross is interested in moving the Miami Open tennis tournament to the team's stadium complex, and there have been discussions regarding his proposal, a person familiar with the talks said Sunday. The person confirmed the discussions to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the tournament and Dolphins have not commented. The person said Ross wouldn't buy the tournament but would invest in a tennis center on stadium grounds because he wants to keep the event in South Florida.
There is always that one guy on the tennis court, someone who fights line calls in his favor. Pros started using electronic line calling back in 2004, yet club players and juniors have been stuck with fighting among themselves. The In/Out is a small device that detects the lines of a tennis court to end line call discussions once and for all.