Kei Nishikori
Nishikori remains in contention to reach the last four of the 2015 Miami Open. Getty Images

Kei Nishikori takes on John Isner in the men's quarter-final clash of the 2015 Miami Open at Crandon Park Tennis Center on Thursday (2 April).

Where to Watch Live

The match starts at 8pm BST. Live coverage will be available on Sky Sports 3 and Sky Sports 3 HD. Real-time internet updates and the live streaming link are available on ATP's official website.

Overview

Nishikori made it to the last eight of the Miami Open after defeating David Goffin in the fourth round. The 25-year-old defeated the Belgian tennis player comfortably in straight sets 6-1, 6-2.

So far, the Japanese tennis star has not dropped a set in the ongoing tournament and Nishikori will be looking to keep his record intact when he takes on Isner in the quarter-final clash.

John Isner
John Isner defeated Milos Raonic in the fourth round of the 2015 Miami Open.Getty

Isner sealed a berth in the quarter-final after defeating big-serving Milos Raonic in a nail-biting clash. The course of the match was decided in the third set and all three sets ended in a tie breaker.

The Canadian won the first set 7-6 and was in pole position to win the second set, which was also decided on a tie breaker. Isner managed to make a comeback and went on to win the final set and the match 6-7, 7-6, 7-6.

Betting Odds (888Sport.com)

  • Kei Nishikori to win: 7/19
  • John Isner to win: 6/4

Head-To-Head

Nishikori and Isner have never faced in either ATP tournaments or Grand Slam events. They will play against each other for the first time on Thursday.

Miami Open History

Djokovic has never faced Federer twice in the Miami Open.