The Miami Open 2019, considered one of the most prestigious tournaments in this sporting discipline worldwide, inaugurates this year in the ample and modern Hard Rock Stadium from March 18 to the 31st. Presented by Itaú, it welcomes more than 150 men and women who will inspire you with their skills and high level of excellence.
The 79 best-qualified men and women, will participate in a championship promoted by the ATP World Tour Masters 1,000 in the men's tour and in an obligatory first-level event in the women's tour.
Experience the skill of the world's finest players
Rafa Nadal, one of the most remarkable players featured this year, will try to take home his first title in the state of Florida, that is, if Serbian Novak Djokovic, number one in the world and a favorite of fans and experts, allows it. This tennis superstar has conquered the title in Miami on six occasions, an honor that has only been shared with American icon André Agassi.
The 2019 edition also features Argentinean Juan Martin del Potro and Swiss Roger Federer, who this year claimed his 100th tournament in Dubai. The women's category welcomes world champion Naomi Osaka, from Japan, 2018 winner Sloane Stephens from the US and Serena Williams, who has already emerged victorious with 8 titles in the city of Miami. She is joined by her sister Venus Williams, Spanish players Garbiñe Muguruza and Carla Suárez, Czech Petra Kvitova, and Mónica Puig from Puerto Rico.
The qualifying rounds that will take place between March 18 and 19, will result in 12 additional slots in each individual players draw.
Premiering at a new location in 2019
Those who grew accustomed to enjoying this tournament in Key Biscayne for 20 years, will be pleasantly surprised by the convenience offered by the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens. This venue, home of the Miami Dolphins, will provide them with a sense of familiarity along with the excitement associated with this prestigious event.
Hard Rock Stadium underwent a remodeling process that began in 2018, it is now able to provide ideal conditions such as: 18 training courts, 12 professional tournament courts, including one for main events that can easily accommodate more than 14,000 spectators; generous parking spaces, giant screens that will enable attendees to follow every minute of this thrilling event, retail stores, improved Wi-Fi signal, media amenities, physical conditioning facilities for the players, changing rooms, restrooms for the general public and entertainment options such as restaurants, lounges and clubs with live music.
Hard Rock Stadium is therefore ready to present guests with a season of high-level performance in which they will be able to witness the talent of the most outstanding tennis stars in the world. This year's 35th edition promises an exceptional experience, full of passionate competition, excitement and great surprises.
Miami welcomes a legendary sporting event you should not miss!
The glamour of the ATP and WTA calendars, held in the exotic city of Miami, will shoot to the stars in 2019! Those fortunate enough to attend will gain access to the vibrant nightlife, premium lodging options, five star restaurants, tropical weather, pristine beaches and the presence of innumerable celebrities, flying in to witness this prestigious year's event.
Tickets can be purchased by visiting the tournament's official website at: https://www.miamiopen.com/
Ticket packages that perfectly cover the requirements of either single guests or family and friends are available. Their flexibility allows attendance to all the matches or only those of your highest interest: weekend sessions, semi-finals and final games. For more information, please call 1-305-943-6736 or send an email to: MiamiOpen@HardRockStadium.com
Take a look at the Miami Open 2019 schedule and get ready to be part of one of the most prestigious and thrilling sporting events of the year!