Djokovic, who ended Rafael Nadal's reign in Monte Carlo when he won the clay-court Masters tournament in 2013, will next face the Spaniard in a match he sees as "probably the biggest clay-court challenge you can have."
The men's and women's champions will receive 1.8 million euros ($1.9 million) each, 150,000 euros more than 2014, and losing finalists will receive 900,000 euros, a raise of 75,000 euros.
Just 58 minutes. That’s all it took Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis to pocket the Family Circle Cup at Charleston, their third title on the trot, on Sunday evening. But that’s not why fans will be celebrating. Come Monday, Sania will be No 1 in the WTA doubles ranking, the first Indian woman to do so.
Tennis star Novak Djokovic has offered a video apology to a ball boy and his family for an ugly outburst during his Miami Open win over Andy Murray, saying “as a father I wouldn't wish that something like this happens to my son”.
Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza and her Swiss partner Martina Hingis romped home to their second major title together when they won the women’s doubles title of the Miami Masters at the Tennis Center at Crandon Park on Sunday night.
World number one Novak Djokovic roared home in a 7-6 (7/3), 4-6, 6-0 win over Andy Murray on Sunday to claim a fifth Miami Masters title.
Sania Mirza was elevated to the top of the WTA doubles ranking after she teamed up with Swiss great Martina Hingis to claim the Family Circle Cup title, according to the latest Women's Tennis Association (WTA) list released on Monday.
World number one Serena Williams joined an elite club Saturday, winning her eighth Miami WTA title with a comprehensive 6-2, 6-0 win over Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro.
Indo-Swiss tennis combine Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis reached their second successive women's doubles final when they entered the summit clash of the Miami Open with a straight sets win at the Tennis Center at Crandon Park in Miami.
Andy Murray will try to cap a milestone week, while Novak Djokovic is aiming for another hardcourt double victory when they square off in the Miami Open final on Sunday.
World number one Serena Williams overcame a dreadful second set to beat Germany's Sabine Lisicki 7-6(4) 1-6 6-3 on Wednesday for her 700th career win and a berth in the Miami Open semi-finals.
Fresh from their maiden win in the Paribas Open title at Indian Wells last month, Sania Mirza and her Swiss partner Martina Hingis have entered the women's doubles semifinals of the Miami Open.
Australian-born former tennis Grand Slam champion Bob Hewitt was found guilty Monday in South Africa of raping and assaulting young girls whom he was coaching in the early 1980s.
Sania Mirza and Swiss legend Martina Hingis began their partnership with a title win as they overcame Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina 6-3, 6-4 in the summit clash of the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells, California.
Novak Djokovic defeated Roger Federer 6-3, 6-7 (5/7), 6-2 to successfully defend his Indian Wells crown and claim his 50th career ATP title on Sunday.