"It's always different playing matches than hitting in practice, but I've been able to up my load and how much I'm able to serve".
"I was pretty strong with my serve and knew where to bother her", said Halep. But the Swiss star's class and experience eventually shone through as he booked a round of 32 match with Serbian Filip Krajinovic who surprised three-time Grand Slam victor Stan Wawrinka 5-7, 6-2, 7-6 (7/5) earlier in the afternoon.
"Nowadays I feel like 'look, I gave it all I had". The match featured zero breaks of serve and 41 aces.
Federer has admitted that he will be up for a real test in the next round against an in-form Daniil Medvedev. "I'm very impressed about his progress".
Speaking of the new venue at Hard Rock Stadium, Federer told the ATP website: "It was definitely different, especially very different to Key Biscayne past year".
Federer was stunned by Thanasi Kokkinakis in his opening match of the Miami Open past year and another early exit was beckoning when he dropped the first set on Saturday.
The former world number one triumphed 4-6, 7-5, 6-3 against the Moldovan, who had won his first ATP title at Delray Beach last month.
Ferrer, who made the Miami finals in 2013, will play two more events in Barcelona and Madrid before officially calling it a career. This trait was brought into focus after Zverev lost toDavid Ferrer in Miami.
Also setting up an intriguing fourth round clash today were youngsters Stefanos Tsitsipas and Denis Shapovalov.
Czech third seed Petra Kvitova beat Frenchwoman Caroline Garcia 6-3 6-3 to set up a quarter-final clash with Australian 12th seed Ashleigh Barty, a 4-6 6-3 6-2 victor over seventh seed Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands. The two split two meetings past year.
South Africa's Kevin Anderson continued his return from an arm injury with a 6-4 7-6 (8-6) win over Joao Sousa of Portugal.
On Tuesday, all remaining men will be in action as the fourth round is scheduled for one day.
It represents another expression of North Korean displeasure following the collapse of the Kim-Trump summit in Hanoi last... The North said it "is pulling out with instructions from the superior authority", according to the ministry.
The last time New Zealand carried out serious gun reforms was after a mass shooting at Aramoana near Dunedin in 1990. New Zealand, a country of only 5 million people, has an estimated 1.5 million firearms.
Compared to the nearly two dozen faces on the Avengers: Infinity War one-sheet, Endgame's poster only features 13 characters. Though it doesn't give too much away (as is Marvel's tradition), the trailer does offer plenty of new, exciting details.
A major difference between the Real Zidane left and that which he is re-entering is Cristiano Ronaldo no longer being at the club. Solari was handed a contract until 2021 after overseeing an improvement following the sacking of Julen Lopetegui in November.
He could possibly leave out information that might be damaging to individuals like Trump , according to legal experts. Mueller, he said, was only appointed by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , and never had to face voters.
After Mueller submits it to Barr, the attorney general will determine what parts, if any, are released to Congress or the public. President Donald Trump talks to reporters as he departs on travel to OH at the White House in Washington, U.S., March 20, 2019.
Mrs May's spokesman, James Slack, said the government would only hold a vote if there is "a realistic prospect of success". At the time of writing, the PM and her team are repeating their message to Brexiteers: support the deal or risk no Brexit.
The Republican president pledged new investigations but did not specify who would conduct them or who should be targeted. Attorney General William Barr released a four-page letter summarizing the key findings of the report on Sunday.
Apple says that signups will be handled directly from iPhones, with quick approvals and access to device-specific card numbers. Finally, one percent will be added for all purchases paid for with the physical Apple Card (more on that in a minute).
Professional sports handicapper Kelly Stewart on the rise of sports betting and her predictions for the NCAA Tournament . On Selection Sunday, the Blue Devils and their star player took the top overall seed in the NCAA Tournament bracket.
Thai vote results delayed, anti-junta party seeks leadership
Thais voted for a 500-member parliament, which along with a 250-member junta-appointed Senate will decide the next prime minister. The Shinawatras say they have simply recognised the economic and democratic aspirations of Thailand's majority.
Stage 4 load-shedding to hit Ladysmith today
Eskom's Andrew Etzinger said on Monday it could take up to a week to address the myriad problems plaguing the power system. We know that as government, board and management that we'll get it right in the next year or two.
Packers bid farewell to Randall Cobb, Clay Matthews
Longtime Green Bay Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb has agreed to a deal with the Dallas Cowboys , according to media reports. Hurns was new to the team, coming to Dallas in free agency after an injured season with the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Activision and Tencent lift the lid on Call of Duty
These include numerous modes in the original Call of Duty games for consoles and PC such as Search and Destroy and Free-For-All. Call of Duty: Mobile is exactly what it sounds like - a version of the popular shooter designed for smartphones and tablets.
Steam now lets you stream anywhere in the world
Previously, the device needed to be on the same wi-fi or hard-wired network as the computer being streamed from to work. Then Valve released the Steam Link, which expedited the process by hooking directly to your TV.
Boeing to upgrade software in 737 MAX 8 fleet in 'weeks'
Until Trump's announcement, the Federal Aviation Administration had said that it didn't have any data to show the jets are unsafe. Foreign investigators examine wreckage at the scene where the Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Max 8 crashed shortly after takeoff.