Martina Hingis Gets Doubles Wildcard to Play Miami

Martina Hingis

Martina Hingis

(March 13, 2014) Former World No. 1 Martina Hingis has been given a doubles main draw wildcard for this year’s Sony Open. Hingis, winner of five Grand Slam singles titles and nine Grand Slam doubles titles, will pair up with 2013 Wimbledon finalist, Sabine Lisicki. The two paired up for the Australian Open.

Hingis had been coaching Lisicki in Dubai.

The Hall of Famer last played in Miami in 2007.

The tournament begins Tuesday, March 18 with women’s main draw singles followed by men’s main draw singles and women’s doubles on Wednesday, March 19.