Miami: World No. 2 Novak Djokovic led a parade of champions that included Roger Federer and Andy Murray into the third round of the Sony Open on Friday.
The best of men’s and women’s tennis was on display at Crandon Park with the winners of over 30 Grand Slam singles titles all in centre court action.
After a year’s absence, fifth seeded Federer celebrated his return to the Miami hardcourts with a clinical 6-4, 7-6 (4) win over towering Ivo Karlovic while Djokovic launched his bid for a fourth Miami title in impressive fashion, dispatching Frenchman Jeremy Chardy 6-4, 6-3.
David Ferrer and Richard Gasquet both had straight sets passages to the next round.