With one more week to go, this year’s Miami Open has been a whirlwind of surprising upsets, nailbiter matches and big moves - and we still have a week to go! Team UTR has been following Miami Open Tournament Director James Blake for an all-access pass to one of our favorite tournaments of the year. In case you missed it, check out some of our top-5 moments from Week 1.
5. Breaking ground at Hard Rock Stadium, the new home for the Miami Open, with Serena and James Blake!
4. Pros support Parkland students: Nick Kyrgios and Denis Shapovalov meet with the Marjory Stoneman Douglas tennis team.
3. Meeting people who keep things moving - the ball kids!
2. Co-hosting the official draw ceremony with Elina Svitolina
1. You have questions, James has the answers!
On running the tournament:
His best pre, mid and post-match nutrition advice:
There’s one more week on the courts in Miami and Team UTR will be there to catch it all! Check back on our website for matches to watch and follow #BTSwithJames on social media to get behind the scenes access from James Blake!
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