The BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells is upon us, and this year’s event might look a little different thanks to the absence of some of the sport’s most tenured stars. On the men’s side, Novak Djokovic (vaccination status) and Rafael Nadal (leg injury) will not participate. In the women’s draw, Serena Williams (retired), Venus […] READ MORE
Author: Ben Fisher
I was born into a tennis-loving family, so playing and following the sport passionately was a must. I've followed this passion through countless hours spent on court and an annual pilgrimage to New York for the US Open. In my work life, I've proudly been a part of Tennis Canada, helping promote Canadian tennis and the Rogers Cup tournament. I'm excited to put my love of tennis on display as part of the LWOS team.
Possible Breakouts to Watch at Indian Wells
In recent years, the ATP and WTA 1000-level event in Indian Wells has served as something of a coming out party for rising young talent on both tours. The last five years have seen Naomi Osaka, Bianca Andreescu, Dominic Thiem, Cameron Norrie, Paula Badosa and Taylor Fritz all earn their first-1000 level title in the […] READ MORE