Result: Venus Williams beaten by Dominika Cibulkova

Slovakia's Dominika Cibulkova celebrates after victory in her women's singles match against Russia's Maria Sharapova on day eight of the 2014 Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne on January 20, 2014
© Getty Images
Venus Williams is beaten in the Miami Masters as she crashes out to 6-1 5-7 6-3 to Dominika Cibulkova.

Venus Williams has crashed out of the Miami Masters with a defeat to Dominika Cibulkova.

The 33-year-old was beaten 6-1 5-7 6-3 as the Slovakian booked her place in the quarter-finals of the tournament in the last match of the round.

The 24-year-old Cibulkova breezed through the first set before the American struck back with a hard-fought victory in the second.

However, Cibulkova came through the third in impressive fashion to set up a meeting with Agnieszka Radwanska in the last eight.

US tennis player Venus Williams celebrates after winning the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships on February 22, 2014
Read Next:
Result: Venus Williams wins Dubai Championships
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole



ATP RankingsPoints
1Scotland flag Andy Murray7,750
2Spain Rafael Nadal7,555
3Switzerland Roger Federer7,145
4Switzerland Stanislas Wawrinka5,780
5Serbia Novak Djokovic5,325
6Croatia Marin Cilic5,155
7Alexander Zverev4,470
8Austria Dominic Thiem4,030
9Japan Kei Nishikori3,285
10Canada Milos Raonic3,230
11Bulgaria Grigor Dimitrov3,070
12France Jo-Wilfried Tsonga2,770
13Belgium David Goffin2,560
14Spain Roberto Bautista Agut2,425
15Czech Republic Tomas Berdych2,390
16United States Jack Sock2,335
17Pablo Carreno Busta2,305
18Lucas Pouille2,220
19United States John Isner2,110
20United States Sam Querrey2,060
LIVE SCORES VIDEPRINTER
expand