Tennis

Federer and Nadal advance, Wawrinka ousted at Miami Open

For Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal, it was a happy anniversary.

For Stan Wawrinka, it was not a happy birthday.

Federer and Nadal — playing back-to-back on stadium court on the 13th anniversary of their very first match — both advanced Tuesday to the quarterfinals of the Miami Open, surviving strong tests in both cases.

Wawrinka wasn't as fortunate, the No. 1 seed getting bounced on his 32nd birthday by teenager Alexander Zverev.

"Every match is going to be tough from now on," said second-seeded Kei Nishikori, who also survived a three-setter to reach the quarters.

That seems to already be holding true.

The fourth-seeded Federer...

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