| Mar 23, 2015
| 4:20 PM
Tennis can be cruel.
Just ask Juan Martin del Potro. At 20 years old, the 6-foot-6 affable Argentine stunned Roger Federer to win the 2009 U.S. Open and announced his arrival as a direct threat to the top four players of this generation.
| Mar 22, 2015
| 10:00 PM
For awhile Sunday, almost out of nowhere, he was the old man and the spree.
It was exceptional, almost awe-inspiring just to be there. You see lots of ordinary things in sports. You don't see much of this.
Could Roger Federer, left for dead in the...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 11:33 PM
It was a done deal in the desert. Then it wasn't.
World-ranking Nos. 1 and 4, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray, made it to the semifinals a day earlier. Then, No. 2 Roger Federer took apart Tomas Berdych like a biology student working on a frog....
| Mar 23, 2015
| 6:17 AM
Redacción deportes, 23 mar (EFE).- Con la victoria de Novak Djokovic y de la rumana Simona Halep en Indian Wells, el torneo de Miami comienza esta semana en la costa este estadounidense, donde el serbio aspira también a su quinta corona, en unas pistas...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 6:51 PM
The men on opposite ends of the bracket finally worked their way onto the same tennis court at the same time.
Sunday's men's final in the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells will be another Novak and Roger Show. This one will be Chapter 38.
| Mar 18, 2015
| 10:55 PM
The Big Four of men's tennis were all at it on the same day and the same place Wednesday. Fans at Indian Wells, for the BNP Paribas Open, undoubtedly were looking for excellence and dominance.
From, in order of ranking, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer,...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 11:14 PM
Second-seeded Maria Sharapova was beaten Tuesday night at the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells. And that was only half the headline from the match.
The winner, defending champion Flavia Pennetta, had a sort of nervous breakdown after the first set, an...
| Mar 15, 2015
| 11:04 PM
There is often a Groundhog Day feel to the early rounds of a major tennis tournament, and there is no question that this BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells is major in all ways other than an official designation from the sport.
Sunday, there were three...
| Mar 14, 2015
| 8:10 PM
The 2014 U.S. Open men's tennis champion did not make his triumphant return to the 2015 tour until Saturday's BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells.
It turned out not to be triumphant.
Croatia's Marin Cilic, who took out Roger Federer in the U.S. Open...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 6:57 PM
Last year's U.S. Open men's tennis title was won by a tall, lanky Croatian with a heavy beard and friendly, slightly goofy smile.
This Croat star could make a tennis ball crack a windshield. When he met the media, he smiled a lot, pretended to hate it...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 4:35 PM
The prestigious, ever-growing, we-try-harder tennis tournament at Indian Wells will, once again, have new offerings when it opens main draw play in the Southern California desert Wednesday.
The BNP Paribas Open will hand out $10,762,466 in prize money,...