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Indian Wells: Elena Vesnina beats fellow Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova to win title

Indian Wells: Elena Vesnina beats fellow Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova to win title

For Kuznetsova, it was a third disappointment in as many finals at Indian Wells, this one coming a decade after she fell in back to back finals in 2007 and 2008.

Mar 20, 2017, 10:33 AM IST
Indian Wells final: Roger Federer beats fellow Swiss Stanislas Wawrinka to clinch title

Indian Wells final: Roger Federer beats fellow Swiss Stanislas Wawrinka to clinch title

With Sunday`s triumph in the all-Swiss final, Roger Federer joined Novak Djokovic as the only men to win five Indian Wells titles, adding to those he won in 2004, 2005, 2006 and 2012.

Mar 20, 2017, 10:14 AM IST
Indian Wells:  Stan Wawrinka breaks past Pablo Carreno Busta to reserve final berth

Indian Wells: Stan Wawrinka breaks past Pablo Carreno Busta to reserve final berth

While Federer is a four-time champion in the California desert, Wawrinka has struggled in previous editions of the first Masters tournament of the year.

Mar 19, 2017, 09:08 AM IST
Indian Wells: Roger Federer takes aim at fifth title in all-Swiss final against Stan Wawrinka

Indian Wells: Roger Federer takes aim at fifth title in all-Swiss final against Stan Wawrinka

Although he owns a commanding 19-3 record against Wawrinka, Federer said it wouldn`t necessarily be an easy match up against a player who has claimed three Grand Slam titles in the past three years.

Mar 19, 2017, 09:06 AM IST
Indian Wells: Roger Federer to face Jack Sock after ailing Nick Kyrgios withdraws

Indian Wells: Roger Federer to face Jack Sock after ailing Nick Kyrgios withdraws

The Australian`s illness is a cruel twist of fate for the talented 21-year-old, who has shown signs of finally starting to deliver on his promise in recent weeks after a young career marked by controversy.

Mar 18, 2017, 08:51 AM IST
Elena Vesnina ousts Venus Williams to set up semi-final clash with Kristina Mladenovic at Indian Wells

Elena Vesnina ousts Venus Williams to set up semi-final clash with Kristina Mladenovic at Indian Wells

She'll play Kristina Mladenovic for a place in the final after the French player's 3-6, 7-6 (7/4), 6-2 victory over former world number one Caroline Wozniacki.

Mar 17, 2017, 11:49 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
Indian Wells: Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer advance to third round

Indian Wells: Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer advance to third round

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal also reached the third round, Federer flying through with a 6-2, 6-1 victory over France`s Stephane Robert in just 51 minutes.

Mar 13, 2017, 10:07 AM IST
Indian Wells: Three-time champion Rafael Nadal sails into third round

Indian Wells: Three-time champion Rafael Nadal sails into third round

Pella recouped the break in the second game of the second set, but Nadal regained the advantage with a break for 5-2 and calmly served it out.

Mar 13, 2017, 08:57 AM IST
Angelique Kerber, Caroline Wozniacki cruise to third round of Indian Wells

Angelique Kerber, Caroline Wozniacki cruise to third round of Indian Wells

In men`s singles action at Indian Wells, Japanese Yoshihito Nishioka upset big-serving Croatian Ivo Karlovic, the No. 19 seed, 6-4, 6-3, while eighth-seeded Austrian Dominic Thiem cruised past Frenchman Jeremy Chardy 6-2, 6-4

Mar 12, 2017, 16:01 PM IST
Vasek Pospisil sends world number one Andy Murray packing at Indian Wells

Vasek Pospisil sends world number one Andy Murray packing at Indian Wells

In another upset on Saturday, Japanese world number 70 Yoshihito Nishioka beat Croatian veteran Ivo Karlovic 6-4 6-3, but seeded favourites Dominic Thiem, David Goffin and Tomas Berdych won their matches to advance.  

Mar 12, 2017, 11:31 AM IST
Indian Wells Masters: Rohan Bopanna to face Novak Djokovic in Round of 32

Indian Wells Masters: Rohan Bopanna to face Novak Djokovic in Round of 32

Paes, who has also been struggling to play with one partner consistently this season, has teamed up with Argentine Del Porto and they open their campaign against Luxembourg's Gilles Muller and American Sam Querry.

Mar 10, 2017, 11:30 AM IST
Indian Wells: Roger Federer unfazed by treacherous draw with Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic in same quarter

Indian Wells: Roger Federer unfazed by treacherous draw with Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic in same quarter

While Andy Murray said all possible paths to the final were treacherous, he, like many, was mesmerized by the talent packed into the bottom quarter.

Mar 09, 2017, 09:23 AM IST
Injured Serena Williams pulls out of Indian Wells, Miami Open

Injured Serena Williams pulls out of Indian Wells, Miami Open

"I have not been able to train due to my knees and am disappointed I cannot be there. I will keep moving forward and continue to be positive. I look forward to being back as soon as I can."

Mar 08, 2017, 08:49 AM IST
Serena Williams, Andy Murray blast Novak Djokovic on level prize money

Serena Williams, Andy Murray blast Novak Djokovic on level prize money

World's top tennis stars batted for equal pay between female and male players.

Mar 23, 2016, 08:39 AM IST
World No. 1 Novak Djokovic apologises for comments on gender pay for tennis players

World No. 1 Novak Djokovic apologises for comments on gender pay for tennis players

World number two Andy Murray said he supported equal pay "100 percent".

Mar 23, 2016, 08:13 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
Serena Williams slams Indian Wells boss Raymond Moore for sexist remark

Serena Williams slams Indian Wells boss Raymond Moore for sexist remark

"Obviously, I don't think any woman should be down on their knees thanking anybody like that," Williams said.

Mar 21, 2016, 14:19 PM IST
Novak Djokovic stops Rafael Nadal to reach Indian Wells final

Novak Djokovic stops Rafael Nadal to reach Indian Wells final

Djokovic beat Roger Federer in three sets in the title match here the past two years.

Mar 20, 2016, 16:27 PM IST
Indian Wells: Rafael Nadal, Novak​ Djokovic book semi-final date

Indian Wells: Rafael Nadal, Novak​ Djokovic book semi-final date

Nadal overcame Nishikori and Djokovic saw off Tsonga.

Mar 19, 2016, 06:24 AM IST