This Week On The ATP Tour – CW40

Indian Wells Tennis Garden (photo: Wikimedia Commons)

STARNBERG, October 7, 2021

World No. 2 Daniil Medvedev is the top seed at the BNP Paribas Open, where he will try to win his second ATP Masters 1000 title of the season. The Russian star is full of confidence after claiming his first major trophy at the US Open.

Medvedev will have to overcome a loaded field in Indian Wells. Second seed Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece will also try to earn his second Masters 1000 crown of the season, and former World No. 1 Andy Murray from Great Britain is also in the draw.

In the doubles draw, top seeds Nikola Mektic and Mate Pavic of Croatia will attempt to win their 10th title of the season. Teams to watch include US Open champions Rajeev Ram from the United States and Briton Joe Salisbury, Italians Matteo Berrettini and Jannik Sinner, and Russians Aslan Karatsev and Andrey Rublev.