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March 22nd, 2015

What do IW Titles Mean for Djokovic, Halep?

“This is my biggest title and I will never forget it,” said Halep after beating Jelena Jankovic in the final 2-6, 7-5, 6-4, with both players dealing with lower-body injuries.

Posted by Staff @ 9:22 pm in Indian Wells | 32 Comments »

March 21st, 2015

Roger Federer v Novak Djokovic (Again) In The Indian Wells Final, Who’s The Pick?

Who’ll win the Roger Federer-Novak Djokovic Indian Wells final Sunday?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 7:11 pm in Indian Wells | 265 Comments »

March 21st, 2015

Rafael Nadal: I’m Happy The Way I Played, I’m Getting Closer To Where I Want To Be

Rafael Nadal says he’s getting better every week.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 5:16 pm in Indian Wells | 6 Comments »

March 21st, 2015

Raonic Spoils Fedal, Plays Federer; Djokovic v Murray; Indian Wells SF Picks And Pans

Can Milos Raonic keep it going against Roger Federer?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:05 am in Indian Wells | 137 Comments »

March 21st, 2015

Serena, Nadal Exits Throw Indian Wells Into Chaos

“I think I did well,” said Nadal. “I enjoyed the fact that I felt well with myself on court again. I felt competitive. I felt strong, with the right energy. I lost that match thinking much more positive things than negative ones.”

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 12:37 am in Indian Wells | 49 Comments »

March 21st, 2015

Serena Williams Withdraws From Her Indian Wells SF, Here’s What She Told The Crowd [Video]

Serena Williams addresses the crowd informing them she would not be able to play her semifinal tonight.

Posted by Staff @ 12:35 am in Indian Wells, Videos | 2 Comments »

March 20th, 2015

Are We Headed For Federer v Nadal Saturday At Indian Wells? Friday QF Picks And Pans

Will the Big Four meeting again in a semifinal for the first time in three years?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 12:42 am in Indian Wells | 217 Comments »

March 19th, 2015

Serena v Halep Friday In Indian Wells SFs; 2010 Champion Jankovic Meets Lisicki

Serena and Simona meet for the first time in 2015.

Posted by Staff @ 11:03 pm in Indian Wells | 1 Comment »

March 19th, 2015

Tomic Withdraws Sending Djokovic Into Indian Wells SF Against Murray; Federer, Nadal One Win Away

We are closing in on a Big Four semifinal at Indian Wells.

Posted by Staff @ 10:27 pm in Indian Wells | 7 Comments »

March 19th, 2015

Serena Advances, Djokovic v Tomic Thurs. at Indian Wells

“I played well, but sometimes playing well isn’t enough against Serena,” Bacsinszky said. “I think I was giving her a hard time, so I give all the credit to her — she was just stronger out there today.”

Posted by Staff @ 6:43 am in Indian Wells | 61 Comments »

March 18th, 2015

Federer Has His Revenge, Nadal Cruises; Djokovic v Isner Wednesday At Indan Wells

The Big Four are all in fourth round action Wednesday at Indian Wells, will any of them lose?

Posted by Staff @ 9:19 am in Indian Wells | 16 Comments »

March 18th, 2015

Sharapova Knocked Out Of Indian Wells; Serena Tops Sloane To Stay Perfect In 2015, Faces Streaking Bacsinszky

Serena Williams will meet Timea Bacsinszky. Serena is 11-0 this year, the Swiss has won 15 straight matches.

Posted by Staff @ 9:02 am in Indian Wells | 2 Comments »

March 17th, 2015

Former No. 1s Fall Monday; Serena vs. Sloane on Tuesday at Indian Wells

“I actually didn’t feel like I played my best tennis,” said Sharapova, who will next face the defending champion Flavia Pennetta. “But I was competitive. I was there. I feel like I did everything I had to do in order to win the match, which is sometimes the most important thing.”

Posted by Staff @ 8:30 am in Indian Wells | 19 Comments »

March 16th, 2015

Sloane Stephens: Serena’s Twitter Fans Hate Me!

It sure doesn’t seem like Sloane Stephens and Serena Williams are friends.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 4:40 pm in Indian Wells | 4 Comments »

March 16th, 2015

Roger Federer Says His Plan All Along Was To Play A Long Time And Not Chase Money

Roger Federer always wanted a long career as a pro tennis player.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 4:22 pm in Indian Wells | 65 Comments »