BNP Paribas Open

Roger Federer survives scare, to face Juan Martin Del Potro in Indian Wells final

Roger Federer survives scare, to face Juan Martin Del Potro in Indian Wells final

World number one Roger Federer survived a scare from unseeded Borna Coric to beat him 5-7 6-4 6-4 in the BNP Paribas Open on Saturday and set up a final showdown with Juan Martin del Potro who cruised to a 6-2 6-3 win over Milos Raonic.

Mar 18, 2018, 15:31 PM IST
Dara Kasatkina outlasts Venus Williams to advance to Indian Wells final

Dara Kasatkina outlasts Venus Williams to advance to Indian Wells final

A determined Daria Kasatkina won a marathon 4-6 6-4 7-5 battle against Venus Williams at the BNP Paribas Open on Friday to advance to her first final at Indian Wells.

Mar 17, 2018, 13:38 PM IST
Venus Williams storms into Indian Wells semifinals

Venus Williams storms into Indian Wells semifinals

Williams was never seriously tested by the Spaniard, who converted just one of her seven break-point opportunities en route to her fourth consecutive loss to the American. 

Mar 16, 2018, 15:39 PM IST
Former World No 2 Tommy Haas calls it a day on tennis career

Former World No 2 Tommy Haas calls it a day on tennis career

The 39-year-old German, a tournament director at the event, announced his decision in an emotional speech shortly after his close friend Roger Federer`s quarter-final victory over South Korea`s Chung Hyeon.

Mar 16, 2018, 15:29 PM IST
Roger Federer thrashes Chung Hyeon to reach India Wells semis

Roger Federer thrashes Chung Hyeon to reach India Wells semis

Chung`s fairytale run at the Australian Open in January came to a crashing halt when he retired with foot blisters while trailing Federer 6-1 5-2 in their semi-final.

Mar 16, 2018, 15:23 PM IST
Roger Federer breezes into quarters, Simona Halep makes semis at Indian Wells

Roger Federer breezes into quarters, Simona Halep makes semis at Indian Wells

World No. 1 Roger Federer defeated unseeded Jeremy Chardy, of France, 7-5, 6-4 in the fourth round of the ATP Indian Wells Masters on Wednesday. Federer is off to one of his best career starts to a season and is now 15-0 in 2018.

Mar 15, 2018, 13:13 PM IST
Caroline Wozniacki loses in Indian Wells, Simona Halep advances

Caroline Wozniacki loses in Indian Wells, Simona Halep advances

Simona Halep overcame a sluggish start to beat Wang Qiang 7-5 6-1, Australian Open champion Wozniacki fell to the same player who knocked her out of last month's St. Petersburg Ladies Open.

Mar 14, 2018, 13:33 PM IST
In Williams' showdown, Venus ends Serena's stay at Indian Wells

In Williams' showdown, Venus ends Serena's stay at Indian Wells

The 10th seeded Venus moves on to the round of 16 where she will face either Anastasija Sevastova or 12th seeded Julia Georges.

Mar 13, 2018, 10:49 AM IST
Caroline Wozniacki survives Aliaksandra Sasnovich challenge, makes Round four

Caroline Wozniacki survives Aliaksandra Sasnovich challenge, makes Round four

The world number two survived a stern test from the 23-year-old Belarussian in a sloppy contest that included 14 breaks of serve on a warm, sunny day. 

Mar 13, 2018, 10:37 AM IST
Clinical Roger Federer cruises into Round four at Indian Wells

Clinical Roger Federer cruises into Round four at Indian Wells

At one point he won 17 straight points en route to taking a 6-2, 3-0 lead, winning 10 of the final 11 games in the match. 

Mar 13, 2018, 10:07 AM IST
Indian Wells: Top seed Simona Halep survives, Amanda Anisimova earns 4th round spot

Indian Wells: Top seed Simona Halep survives, Amanda Anisimova earns 4th round spot

Top seed Simona Halep narrowly avoided an upset in the BNP Paribas Open third round on Sunday, digging deep for a 1-6 7-6(3) 6-2 win over world No. 165 Caroline Dolehide, while 16-year-old Amanda Anisimova also advanced to the fourth round.

Mar 12, 2018, 16:59 PM IST
Novak Djokovic suffers 'weird' loss to qualifier Taro Daniel at Indian Wells

Novak Djokovic suffers 'weird' loss to qualifier Taro Daniel at Indian Wells

Novak Djokovic produced a puzzling performance as the former world number one lost to Japanese qualifier Taro Daniel in the second round at the BNP Paribas Open on Sunday.

Mar 12, 2018, 16:54 PM IST
BNP Paribas Open: Serena Williams, Venus Williams win to set up third-round clash

BNP Paribas Open: Serena Williams, Venus Williams win to set up third-round clash

Serena Williams continued her tennis comeback with a 7-6(5) 7-5 win over Kiki Bertens at the BNP Paribas Open on Saturday, setting up a third-round encounter with her sister Venus.

Mar 11, 2018, 16:40 PM IST
Indian Wells Masters: Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic loses

Indian Wells Masters: Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic loses

Federer broke Nadal four times in advancing to the quarterfinals in just over an hour.

Mar 16, 2017, 10:01 AM IST
Sania Mirza, Barbara Strycova crash out of Indian Wells

Sania Mirza, Barbara Strycova crash out of Indian Wells

The Indo-Czech pair suffered a 4-6, 4-6 loss against Switzerland's Martina Hingis and Taiwan's Yung-jan Chan.

Mar 15, 2017, 15:41 PM IST
BNP Paribas Open: Angelique Kerber in 4th round; Simona Halep, Agnieszka Radwanska out

BNP Paribas Open: Angelique Kerber in 4th round; Simona Halep, Agnieszka Radwanska out

Venus Williams saved three match points in her opening match but the 12th seed faced no such drama in her 6-4 6-2 victory over Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic.

Mar 14, 2017, 11:31 AM IST
Indian Wells CEO Raymond Moore quits after controversial comments

Indian Wells CEO Raymond Moore quits after controversial comments

Tournament owner Larry Ellison revealed the departure with a statement that both announced Moore`s resignation and championed the sport`s efforts toward equality.

Mar 22, 2016, 13:50 PM IST
ATP says Raymond Moore's comments about women in ''poor taste''

ATP says Raymond Moore's comments about women in ''poor taste''

Men and women`s players receive equal prize money at each of the year`s four grand slam tournaments.

Mar 22, 2016, 08:06 AM IST
BNP Paribas Open: Sania Mirza, Martina Hingis bounce back with a win at Indian Wells

BNP Paribas Open: Sania Mirza, Martina Hingis bounce back with a win at Indian Wells

They next face local girl Vania King and Russia's Alla Kudryavtseva.

Mar 12, 2016, 15:54 PM IST
Venus Williams follows sister Serena's footsteps; to end 15-year Indian Wells boycott

Venus Williams follows sister Serena's footsteps; to end 15-year Indian Wells boycott

Last year, her sister and world number one Serena returned to the prestigious Californian event after more than a decade.

Mar 02, 2016, 23:12 PM IST