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MIAMI GARDENS (CBSMiami) – Some of the biggest names in tennis hit the court at Hard Rock Stadium on Wednesday.

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They traded in their rackets for scissors though, helping usher in a new age of for tennis in South Florida.

It was a sight you see only in Miami.

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A tennis stadium court, neatly tucked into an NFL stadium.

It’s called the centerpiece of the Miami Open’s new home at Hard Rock Stadium, and one tennis legend called it a massive day for the sport.

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Watch CBS4 sports anchor Jim Berry’s report above.

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