Monday, March 28, 2016 10:36 pm
Russian 15th seed Svetlana Kuznetsova has ended World Number One Serena Williams’ bid for a ninth title in Miami.
The Russian defeated the 34-year-old American 6-7 (3-7) 6-1 6-2 in the fourth round, Serena’s earliest exit from the tournament.
Williams, a 21-time Grand Slam champion, was attempting to win her ninth title in Miami.
Poland’s third seed Agnieszka Radwanska was beaten 2-6 6-4 6-2 by 19th seed Timea Bacsinszky of Switzerland.
Earlier on Monday, British number two Heather Watson was defeated 6-3 6-4 by Romania’s Simona Halep.
There was also some upset in the men’s matches with Spanish Roberto Bautista eliminating French manJo-Wilfried Tsonga.