Sony Open Tennis 2013: Maria Sharapova, David Ferrer in action on Wednesday

Mike Ehrmann

The women's world No. 2 will continue her quest for her first title in Miami.

Maria Sharapova and David Ferrer will highlight the action at the 2013 Sony Open on Wednesday as both face their toughest tests yet.

For Sharapova, the women's world No. 2 is vying for her first title at the Sony Open but before advancing will have to beat Italian No. 8 seed Sara Errani in what is sure to be an exciting match.

Ferrer will take on unseeded Jurgen Melzer in a match set to begin at approximately 3 p.m.

The rest of the action is slated as follows:

(all times ET)

STADIUM Start 10:45 a.m.

No. 8 Julia Goerges (GER) / Yaroslava Shvedova (KAZ) vs. No. 3 Nadia Petrova (RUS) / Katarina Srebotnik (SLO), WTA

Not Before 1 p.m.

No. 8 Sara Errani (ITA) vs. No. 3 Maria Sharapova (RUS), WTA

Not Before 3 p.m.

No. 3 David Ferrer (ESP) vs. Jurgen Melzer (AUT), ATP

Starting at 7 p.m.

No. 22 Jelena Jankovic (SRB) vs. No. 15 Roberta Vinci (ITA), WTA

Not Before 9 p.m.

Tommy Haas (GER) vs. Gilles Simon (FRA), ATP

GRANDSTAND Start 11 a.m.

No. 5 Liezel Huber (USA) / Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez (ESP) vs. [WC] Svetlana Kuznetsova (RUS) / Flavia Pennetta (ITA), WTA

No. 5 Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi (PAK) / Jean-Julien Rojer (NED) vs. Nicolas Almagro (ESP) / Oliver Marach (AUT), ATP

Not Before 2 p.m.

Marin Cilic (CRO) / Lukas Dlouhy (CZE) vs. No. 2 Marcel Granollers (ESP) / Marc Lopez (ESP), ATP

TBA-Not Before 4 p.m.

Tommy Haas (GER) / Xavier Malisse (BEL) vs. Grigor Dimitrov (BUL) / Frederik Nielsen (DEN), ATP

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