BNP Paribas Open

Swiatek Shows Her Dominance, Wins Indian Wells Title

INDIAN WELLS/WASHINGTON, March 21, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) Through the first nearly-three months of the 2022 season, Iga Swiatek has arguably been the most dominant player on the WTA Tour. After all, she’s already won 20 hard-court matches – including […]

Nadal Wins Indian Wells Battle For The Ages

INDIAN WELLS/WASHINGTON, March 20, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) Saturday’s second men’s singles semifinal in the BNP Paribas Open between fourth seed Rafael Nadal and No. 19 seed Carlos Alcaraz was everything you could hope for in a tennis match. In an all-Spanish […]

Alcaraz & Nadal: A Generational Rivalry That’s Ready To Take Off

INDIAN WELLS/WASHINGTON, March 18, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) When three-time BNP Paribas Open champion Rafael Nadal and 18-year-old sensation Carlos Alcaraz meet in an all-Spanish semifinal Saturday, it will mark the first time for a Spanish pair to reach the […]

For Kerber, There’s More Than Tennis On Her Mind Right Now

INDIAN WELLS/WASHINGTON, March 15, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) German No. 1 Angelique Kerber, seeded 15th at the BNP Paribas Open, has quietly gone about the business of reaching the fourth round at Indian Wells after a winless start to the […]

Monfils Delivers Knock-Out Punch To Medvedev At Indian Wells

INDIAN WELLS/WASHINGTON, March 15, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) Day Six of the BNP Paribas Open began with a bang. That’s because World No. 1 and top seed Daniil Medvedev of Russia was knocked out of the ATP Masters 1000 event […]

Swiatek Extends Winning Streak To Seven At Indian Wells

INDIAN WELLS/WASHINGTON, March 14, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) A day after Rafael Nadal pulled off a great comeback victory at the BNP Paribas Open, Iga Swiatek garnered her own comeback victory Sunday afternoon on the same Stadium 1 court as […]