Plans to repair Bear Cut Bridge, which connects Virginia Key to Key Biscayne, were given the green light by the Miami-Dade Commission.
Andy Murray has erased a championship point and rallied past David Ferrer 2-6, 6-4, 7-6 (1) in the final of the Sony Open.
Serena Williams has broken the Key Biscayne women’s record for most titles, and Maria Sharapova has set a new standard for futility in finals.
Four-time runner-up Maria Sharapova advanced to another Key Biscayne final by beating Jelena Jankovic 6-2, 6-1 on Thursday at the Sony Open.
Moments before the match, Tommy Haas sat in his changeover chair jiggling his legs, eager to face the world’s No. 1-ranked player and old enough to know such chances don’t often come along.
Serena Williams’ match was more than an hour old Monday before she began providing a soundtrack for her comeback.
Mired in a marathon game midway through the opening set, Maria Sharapova wore down her opponent with characteristic resolve and relentlessness, then won the last point without hitting a shot.
Three-time champion Venus Williams withdrew from the Sony Open with a lower back injury shortly before her third-round match Saturday against fellow American Sloane Stephens.
The tens of thousands who descended on Downtown Miami for a weekend of big events were already out in force Saturday morning.
Crowds descended on Downtown Miami Friday for a weekend of big events.