BNP Paribas Open

Medvedev Wins First Match As World No. 1

INDIAN WELLS/WASHINGTON, March 13, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) As Day Four of the BNP Paribas Open unfolded in the Southern California palm desert Saturday, Daniil Medvedev took to the Stadium 1 court at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden for the […]

Ukraine: Geographically Far From Indian Wells But Close In Heart

INDIAN WELLS/WASHINGTON, March 12, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) While the Indian Wells Tennis Garden in the Southern California palm desert geographically is 10 time zones and 10,326 kilometers away from Ukraine, it’s been close to the hearts of many this […]

Murray Earns Landmark 700th Win At Indian Wells

INDIAN WELLS/WASHINGTON, March 12, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) Andy Murray has created his fair share of tennis history during his storied career. On Friday, he aimed to create more history when he stepped on Stadium 1 court at the Indian […]

Osaka Returns To Indian Wells At Peace With Herself, Win Or Lose

INDIAN WELLS/WASHINGTON, March 11, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) Former World No. 1, four-time Grand Slam champion and 2018 BNP Paribas Open titlist Naomi Osaka returned to the Southern California palm desert for the first time since 2019 and took center […]

This Week On The ATP Tour – CW10

STARNBERG, March 10, 2022 Daniil Medvedev will lead the field as the new World No. 1, with 19 of the Top 20 players in the ATP Rankings in action at the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells. After a first-round […]

Indian Wells Is Back In March For First Time In Three Years

INDIAN WELLS/WASHINGTON, March 10, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) The BNP Paribas Open women’s singles draw got underway in “Tennis Paradise” at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden in the Southern California palm desert Wednesday. Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the 2020 […]

Badosa Wins Historic Indian Wells Final Over Azarenka

INDIAN WELLS/WASHINGTON, October 18, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Regardless of who won Sunday’s BNP Paribas Open women’s singles title match, between two-time champion Victoria Azarenka and first-time WTA 1000 finalist Paula Badosa, it was going to be historic. In Badosa’s […]

Norrie Earns Biggest Title Of His Career At Indian Wells

INDIAN WELLS/WASHINGTON, October 18, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) The BNP Paribas Open men’s singles title match was a tale of two first-time ATP Masters 1000 finalists, 26th-ranked Cameron Norrie of Great Britain and No. 36 Nikoloz Basilashvili from the former […]

Badosa Making A Believer Of Herself Every Match, Every Point

INDIAN WELLS/WASHINGTON, October 17, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Paula Badosa has arrived at the moment of the biggest title match in her budding tennis career. On Sunday, the 23-year-old Spaniard who was born in New York City but lives and […]

A Jump For Joy: Hsieh And Mertens Know What It Takes To Win

INDIAN WELLS/WASHINGTON, October 17, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Hsieh Su-Wei of Taiwan and Elise Mertens of Belgium have teamed together for just eight tournaments. Their partnership grew out of two others – Hsieh and Barbora Strycova of the Czech Republic, […]