Latest Articles by Steve Tignor

Aussie Open semifinalists Federer and Chung meet again at Indian Wells

In Melbourne, the 21-year-old upstart retired with foot blisters.

Mar 14, 2018
by Steve Tignor

Venus follows emotional win over Serena with strong win over Sevastova

Talented players can pull off big wins, but great players win the follow-up matches, too.

Mar 13, 2018
by Steve Tignor

Can Del Potro pass his tough test against Ferrer at Indian Wells?

The two have split wins in 12 career meetings, but Del Potro has won the past four.

Mar 12, 2018
by Steve Tignor

Williams Forever: How Venus and Serena changed the game for good

Since they were last to meet in Indian Wells, in 2001, a new tennis nation has emerged.

Mar 12, 2018
by Steve Tignor

Can Fritz beat Verdasco to get to the fourth round of Indian Wells?

The two have met once, with Verdasco beating the American in Winston-Salem last year. 

Mar 11, 2018
by Steve Tignor

Federer and the field: Breaking down the ATP Indian Wells draw

With some of the game's top players dealing with injuries, it's Roger's tournament to win.

Mar 07, 2018
by Steve Tignor

Unseeded Serena, Maria, Vika: A unique WTA Indian Wells draw preview

The early-round matchups could be as compelling as what we'll see in the semis and final.

Mar 06, 2018
by Steve Tignor

How Del Potro crafted his biggest win in five years, in Acapulco

The big Argentinean is eager to fill one of the openings at the top of the men's game. 

Mar 05, 2018
by Steve Tignor

Desert Smash: Where the stars shine brightest

The event, a celebration of celebrity, charity and tennis, is ready for its close up. 

Mar 03, 2018
by Steve Tignor