MIAMI TENNIS CUP: Day One Match Schedule - John Isner Plays
epa03453625 John Isner of the USA returns the ball to Michael Llodra of France during their second round match at the BNP Paribas 2012 Masters tennis tournament in Paris, France, 31 October 2012. EPA/IAN LANGSDON |
WHAT: Day One of the Miami Tennis Cup
Day One of the highly anticipated Miami Tennis Cup kicks-off with the first round robin double elimination night time session, featuring former world number one, Juan Carlos Ferrero, and America’s top ranked player, John Isner.
WHO: Stadium Court Match Schedule
7:00 p.m: Nicolás Almagro (ESP) vs Alejandro Falla (COL)
8:30 p.m: Juan Carlos Ferrero (ESP) vs John Isner (USA)
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