Indian Wells, USA

Three to See, Indian Wells Day 7: Rublev vs. Tiafoe; Swiatek vs. Kerber; Keys vs. Dart

By Steve Tignor Mar 15, 2022
Indian Wells, USA

Taylor Fritz, the happy crier whose inner beast on the court is anything but "soft"

By Peter Bodo Mar 21, 2022
Indian Wells, USA

Taylor Fritz won his first Masters title by holding off a full-throttle charge from Rafael Nadal at Indian Wells, and ending his win streak at 20

By Steve Tignor Mar 21, 2022
Indian Wells, USA

With wind casting precision aside, Iga Swiatek adopts "winning ugly" in Indian Wells final win over Sakkari

By Joel Drucker Mar 21, 2022
Indian Wells, USA

In Indian Wells stunner, Taylor Fritz hands Rafael Nadal first loss of 2022, and wins his first ATP Masters 1000 title

By TENNIS.com Mar 21, 2022
Indian Wells, USA

Iga Swiatek dismisses Maria Sakkari for Indian Wells crown, No. 2 ranking and 11th consecutive win

By TENNIS.com Mar 20, 2022
Indian Wells, USA

In supreme generational battle, Rafael Nadal's youthful energy helps see him past Carlos Alcaraz, and into the Indian Wells final

By Joel Drucker Mar 20, 2022
Indian Wells, USA

Indian Wells Men's Final Preview: Rafael Nadal vs. Taylor Fritz

By Steve Tignor Mar 20, 2022
Indian Wells, USA

Rafael Nadal survives Carlos Alcaraz and swirling wind over three-plus hours in moving to 20-0 on the year

By TENNIS.com Mar 20, 2022
Indian Wells, USA

Taylor Fritz says his “normal level” has gone way up in 2022. Are Masters 1000 finals going to be his new norm?

By Steve Tignor Mar 20, 2022

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Andrey Rublev vs. Frances Tiafoe

Another day in Indian Wells, and we have another American man taking on a member of the Top 10 elite. So far U.S. players have fared well in these encounters, even when they haven’t pulled out wins, and there’s no reason to think the 30th-ranked Tiafoe can’t make this one very competitive. In their only previous meeting, last year at the US Open, he came out a five-set winner in a memorable night match. Back then, of course, Rublev wasn’t on a two-tournament win streak, the way he is right now. This time the Russian should also be determined not to lose two in a row to a lower-ranked player. Setting and timing may be key here: A late hour in Stadium Two, where the fans are close to the players, may be just what the Maryland showman ordered. Winner: Rublev

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Swiatek is on a seven-match win streak after her title in Doha.

Swiatek is on a seven-match win streak after her title in Doha.

Iga Swiatek vs. Angelique Kerber

Is Swiatek entering a new phase and reaching a new plateau? With Ashleigh Barty absent and Aryna Sabalenka out, she’s the highest seed left in the draw, and is on a seven-match win streak. In her last round, she ran away from a quality player, Clara Tauson, over the last two sets. Kerber, by contrast, came to this tournament with zero momentum, and zero wins in 2022. But she looked to be in good form in her last match, a 6-2, 6-1 win over Daria Kasatkina, and the 34-year-old did have something of a late-career renaissance last season. Unlike Swiatek, Kerber has already proven that she has No. 1-level talent. Which means this should be an interesting first meeting and clash of generations. Winner: Kerber

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Madison Keys vs. Harriet Dart

We haven’t had a chance to ask this very often over the last couple of decades, so here goes: What’s in the water in England? Emma Raducanu, Cameron Norrie, Daniel Evans, Andy Murray, and now Harriet Dart: The Brits are suddenly everywhere. Or at least somewhere. Dart, 25, says her trip to the fourth round in Indian Wells feels “surreal,” and it’s easy to see why. She’s ranked No. 122 and has never been higher than No. 99, and she spends most of her time playing qualifying matches and ITF events. But she has won five matches in the desert, including qualies, and played what surely must be the best tennis of her career to knock out Elina Svitolina and Kaia Kanepi in the last two rounds. But Dart will need to be even better against Keys, who beat her earlier this year in Melbourne, before going on to reach the semifinals at the Australian Open. Winner: Dart

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