Miami Open: Summary of key results

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23 Mar 2019

Miami Open: Thiem knocked out, other top stars progress

Dominic Thiem, who beat Roger Federer recently to win the Indian Wells title, got knocked out by Polish 22-year-old Hubert Hurkacz in the second round of the Miami Open.

Thiem lost the match 4-6, 4-6.

Meanwhile, world number one Novak Djokovic advanced into the third round.

In the women's section, there were victories for Naomi Osaka and the Williams sisters.

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Men's singles

Djokovic beats Tomic, Isner wins a thriller

Djokovic beats Tomic, Isner wins a thriller

Djokovic moved on from the Indian Wells disappointment with a ruthless 7-6, 6-2 win against Australian Bernard Tomic.

The Serb hit 11 aces and dominated the show with his first serve.

Djokovic is eyeing a record seventh title in South Florida.

Meanwhile, Kei Nishikori lost to Serbian Dusan Lajovic 6-2, 2-6, 3-6.

Reigning champion John Isner overcame Italian qualifier Lorenzo Sonego 7-6, 7-6.

Now hopefully, I can build some momentum: Djokovic

"I commonly feel like that. This was my first time playing at this new stadium, it felt like being indoor a little bit. It's unique. Now hopefully, I can build some momentum," said Djokovic.

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Osaka

Osaka survives scare against Wickmayer

Women's singles world number one Naomi Osaka survived a scare to overcome Yanina Wickmayer 6-0, 6-7 (3/7), 6-1.

Osaka lost her way in the middle, but came back strongly against 141st-ranked Wickmayer.

"In the second set, I got really emotional, so in the third, I just tried to shut off my feelings. I started thinking about winning," Osaka said.

Williams sisters

Serena makes it against Peterson, Venus progresses

Serena makes it against Peterson, Venus progresses

Serena battled past Sweden's Rebecca Peterson 6-3, 1-6, 6-1.

She will now come up against China's Wang Qiang, who thrashed Britain's Jo Konta 6-4, 6-0.

"I wasn't really happy with my performance," admitted the veteran Serena.

She is in her third tournament in 2019.

Meanwhile, in-form Venus Williams advanced with a 7-6, 6-1 win over Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro.

In-form teenager Andreescu to face Kerber

Bianca Andreescu, who beat Angelique Kerber to win the Indian Wells title, will meet her once again in the third round of the Miami Open. Andreescu overcame Sofia Kenin 6-3, 6-3. Meanwhile, Germany's Kerber edged past Karolina Muchova 3-6, 6-3, 6-3.

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Angelique Kerber

Bianca Andreescu

Dominic Thiem

John Isner

Naomi Osaka

Novak Djokovic

Serena Williams

Tennis

Venus Williams

Australian Bernard Tomic

Bernard Tomic

Carla Suarez Navarro

Dusan Lajovic

Hubert Hurkacz

Indian Wells

Jo Konta

Jo Konta 6-4

Karolina Muchova

Karolina Muchova 3-6

Kei Nishikori

Lorenzo Sonego

Lorenzo Sonego 7-6

Miami Open

Polish 22-year-old Hubert Hurkacz

Rebecca Peterson

Rebecca Peterson 6-3

Roger Federer

Serb

Serbian Dusan Lajovic 6-2

Sofia Kenin

Sofia Kenin 6-3

South Florida

Wang Qiang

Yanina Wickmayer

Yanina Wickmayer 6-0

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By what margin did Novak Djokovic win his 2nd round match at the Indian Wells?

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Novak Djokovic beat Bernard Tomic in straight sets (7-6, 6-2) his 2nd round match at the Indian Wells

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Dominic Thiem lost to Hubert Hurkacz in the second round.

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World number one Naomi Osaka beat Yanina Wickmayer 6-0, 6-7 (3/7), 6-1.

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Serena beat Rebecca Peterson. Venus overcame Carla Suarez of Spain.

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