Top seed Simona Halep is among a host of WTA stars playing their opening matches.
WTA Staff
March 22, 2018

Play starts at 11am

STADIUM

Angelique KERBER (GER) [10] v Johanna LARSSON (SWE)

After 1 ATP match

Not before 3pm
Simona HALEP (ROU) [1] v [LL] Oceane DODIN (FRA)

[WC] Ajla TOMLJANOVIC (AUS) v Sloane STEPHENS (USA) [13]

At 7.30pm
[WC] Victoria AZARENKA (BLR) v Madison KEYS (USA) [14]

COURT 1

After 1 ATP match

Ekaterina MAKAROVA (RUS) v Karolina PLISKOVA (CZE) [5]

After 1 ATP match

[Q] Alison RISKE (USA) v Caroline GARCIA (FRA) [7]

COURT 2

Alison VAN UYTVANCK (BEL) v Agnieszka RADWANSKA (POL) [30]

After 2 ATP matches

Zarina DIYAS (KAZ) v Svetlana KUZNETSOVA (RUS) [18]

COURT 7

After 1 ATP match

Aliaksandra SASNOVICH (BLR) v Anastasia PAVLYUCHENKOVA (RUS) [23]

After 1 ATP match

Sorana CIRSTEA (ROU) [32] v HSIEH Su-Wei (TPE)

COURT 8

Christina MCHALE (USA) v Barbora STRYCOVA (CZE) [25]

After 1 ATP match

Julia GOERGES (GER) [12] v Carina WITTHOEFT (GER)

After 1 ATP match

Shuko AOYAMA (JPN) / YANG Zhaoxuan (CHN) v Anna SMITH (GBR) / Renata VORACOVA (CZE)

COURT 9

Anastasija SEVASTOVA (LAT) [20] v Alizé CORNET (FRA)

Timea BABOS (HUN) / Kristina MLADENOVIC (FRA) [4] v Ashleigh BARTY (AUS) / CoCo VANDEWEGHE (USA)

Magdalena RYBARIKOVA (SVK) [17] v [Q] Monica NICULESCU (ROU)

Carla SUAREZ NAVARRO (ESP) [27] v [Q] WANG Yafan (CHN)

COURT 10

[WTA] Johanna KONTA (GBR) / Heather WATSON (GBR) v Nicole MELICHAR (USA) / Kveta PESCHKE (CZE)

After 1 ATP match

Lyudmyla KICHENOK (UKR) / Alla KUDRYAVTSEVA (RUS) v Kirsten FLIPKENS (BEL) / Nina STOJANOVIC (SRB)

After 1 ATP match

Barbora KREJCIKOVA (CZE) / Katerina SINIAKOVA (CZE) [6] v Daria KASATKINA (RUS) / Anastasia PAVLYUCHENKOVA (RUS)

MATCH POINTS

Azarenka is a three-time Miami champion.

Radwanska is also a former champion here, with a win in 2012 - and so is Kuznetsova, picking up the trophy in 2006.

Gallery: From Hingis to Konta: Miami champions this century

Halep is the top seed in Miami for the first time in her career.

As well as Halep, there are three former World No.1s in action today - Pliskova, Azarenka, and Kerber.

Suárez Navarro is a former Miami runner-up; she lost in the 2015 final to Serena Williams.