Tag: INDIAN WELLS
Playing through pain requires a change in mindset and Nadal says he was very close to calling it quits after Indian Wells.
World number one Djokovic can become only the second man in history to hold all four Grand Slams simultaneously twice if he triumphs in Paris.
He is generally a slow starter but should not have any problem getting past his first-round opponent, Germany's Yannick Hanfmann.
Hubert Hurkacz broke third seed Thiem four times, including in the final games of each set, to record the biggest win of his career.
Bianca Andreescu, who previously suffered from stress fractures and back issues, said she has already taken steps to avoid further injuries.
20-time Grand Slam winner Federer who claimed a remarkable 100th career title in Dubai last month, can afford to take the defeat in stride.
Rafael Nadal has been battling with a knee-injury for quite some time, this time he retires from the Indian Wells semi-finals due to unbearable pain.
Austrian Thiem rose four places after beating Federer 3-6, 6-3, 7-5 on Sunday to deny the Swiss star a record sixth Indian Wells crown.
Andreescu, with just one Grand Slam main draw victory to date, continued her meteoric rise having been ranked 243rd as recently as last October.
The 25-year-old Thiem will rise four places to a career-high world number four.
It's another giant step in a breakout season for Andreescu, who finished 2018 ranked 178th in the world.
The Canadian teen grabbed a slice of history when she became the first wild card to reach the women's final.
The Spanish ace says he will return home to Mallorca and not play in the upcoming Miami Open.
The 22-year-old Swiss's career has been disrupted by a string of back and wrist injuries.
The longtime foes have amassed 37 Grand Slam titles between them.
The world No.2 sets up a 39th career meeting with 5-time Indian Wells champion Roger Federer in the semis.
Bencic, a former world number seven whose ranking slumped as injuries stalled her career, showed no sign of a let-down after her fourth-round victory over world number one and defending champion Naomi Osaka.
France's Monfils pulled out with a left Achilles tendon injury shortly before the match was to start
Tennis legends Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are heading to the Indian Wells quarter-finals.
The 18-year-old will face either 6th-seeded Elina Svitolina or 19-year-old Marketa Vondrousova.
Naomi Osaka said the first title defence of her career had brought different challenges, and thought she handled them well.
Roger Federer will face Britain's Kyle Edmund in the next round of the Indian Wells Masters.
Naomi Osaka was trying to defend a title for the first time in her career.
The German punches the air in celebration after a video review confirms that his forehand winner caught the line on match point to seal the biggest upset at Indian Wells this year.