Indian Wells gives wild cards to Nalbandian, Keys

by: Matt Cronin February 27, 2013

The BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells has given main-draw wild cards to David Nalbandian, Tommy Robredo, James Blake, Tim Smyczek, Steve Johnson, Kimiko Date-Krumm, Madison Keys, Bethanie Mattek-Sands, Maria Sanchez, Melanie Oudin, Taylor Townsend, Shahar Peer, and Kristina Mladenovic.

Qualifying wild cards were given to Americans Christian Harrison, Jack Sock, Rhyne Williams, Dennis Novikov, Grace Min, Jessica Pegula, and Irina Falconi, German Andrea Petkovic, and Croatian Ajla Tomljanovic.

More Stories

Serena Williams snaps back at reporter for ‘scrappy’ words

Don't mess with the 22-time Grand Slam champion after a win.

Three to See: Considering Roger Federer’s 3rd-rounder v. Tomas Berdych

Plus, breakdowns of Tsonga’s match with Sock, and Tomic’s tilt with Evans.

On Novak Djokovic’s shock loss to Istomin, and what it might portend

The Serb’s demanding, back-from-the-brink style will only be harder to rely on.