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March 9th, 2014

Djokovic Eases Into Indian Wells 3rd RD As Berdych, Tsonga Slump; Federer, Nadal Return Monday

Three of the top men were bounced out of Indian Wells on Sunday – Tomas Berdych, Juan Martin del Potro and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, leaving Novak Djokovic as an even bigger favorite in the bottom half.

Posted by Staff @ 11:12 pm in Indian Wells | 121 Comments »

March 9th, 2014

Juan Martin Del Potro Withdraws From Indian Wells: My Left Wrist Is Still Hurting A Lot

Juan Martin del Potro has withdrawn from Indian Wells.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 2:27 pm in Indian Wells, Injuries | 10 Comments »

March 9th, 2014

Roger v Rafa Fandom: The Fedal Wars Rage On

With Roger Federer back to playing top-flight tennis and Rafael Nadal struggling with his back, the Fedal Wars are heating up again.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 1:13 pm in Fedal, GOAT, Indian Wells | 96 Comments »

March 9th, 2014

Stanislas Wawrinka Doesn’t Care That He’s Ranked Ahead Of Federer

Stanilas Wawrinka remained undefeated in 2014 after a straight set win Saturday over Ivo Karlovic.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:12 am in Indian Wells | 2 Comments »

March 9th, 2014

Rafael Nadal Says His Serve Is Not 100% Because He’s Scared About His Back

Rafael Nadal is scared of re-injuring his back.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:52 am in Indian Wells | 11 Comments »

March 9th, 2014

Rafael Nadal Wet Himself During His Win Last Night Over Stepanek At Indian Wells [Video]

Rafael Nadal spilled some water on his shorts, so he was allowed a clothing change off court.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:38 am in Indian Wells, Videos | 52 Comments »

March 9th, 2014

Nadal Tested; Djokovic, Isner on Sunday at Indian Wells

“With my serve I was doing nothing,” Nadal said. “When that happens, the opponent is able to play more aggressive, play more confident and in the end, eight double faults, I give him an opportunity to win a lot of free points. I was a little bit scared for the back. I am not feeling 100 percent confident with my serve. But probably that match is going to help me understand that I can start to serve normal again.”

Posted by Staff @ 2:34 am in Indian Wells | 73 Comments »