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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