THERE’S some blockbuster action at the Madrid Open on Wednesday with all the women’s and men’s title favourites looking to make safe progress.
Serena Williams – 11-8 at Sportingbet to win the tournament for the third time in four years – takes on Victoria Azarenka who is 4-1 at Paddy Power to knock out the world No.1
Serena is on a 25-match winning streak and is just 2-11 at Titanbet for victory and 8-15 at Paddy Power to get the job done in straight sets.
Defending champ Maria Sharapova faces Caroline Garcia, Caroline Wozniacka does battle with fellow top-10 seed Agnieszka Radwanska and Petra Kvitova is up against Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova.
The stars are also out in force in the men’s second round with Roger Federer, Rafa Nadal, Kei Nishikori and Andy Murray all in action.
In the NBA play-offs Chicago Bulls take a 1-0 series lead to Cleveland Cavs and LA Clippers have the same advantage as they head to face Houston Rockets.
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