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Indian Wells Masters: Roger Federer wins 16th straight match to reach semi-final; Borna Coric upsets Kevin Anderson
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Indian Wells Masters: Roger Federer wins 16th straight match to reach semi-final; Borna Coric upsets Kevin Anderson

Defending champ Roger Federer equalled his best start to a season with a 7-5, 6-1 win over Chung Hyeong to book his spot in the semi-finals of the Indian Wells Masters.

Indian Wells: Daria Kasatkina continues her giant-killing run, routs Angelique Kerber to enter semi-final
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Indian Wells: Daria Kasatkina continues her giant-killing run, routs Angelique Kerber to enter semi-final

Daria Kasatkina defeated her second straight top-10 player as she needed less than an hour to rout Angelique Kerber 6-0, 6-2 and book her first Indian Wells semi-final.

Indian Wells: Naomi Osaka upsets Karolina Pliskova to set up semi-final clash against top seed Simona Halep
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Indian Wells: Naomi Osaka upsets Karolina Pliskova to set up semi-final clash against top seed Simona Halep

World No 1 Simona Halep punched her ticket to the Indian Wells semi-finals with a 6-4, 6-7 (5), 6-3 win over Croatia's Petra Martic on Wednesday.

Indian Wells: Simona Halep, Venus Williams reach quarter-finals; Caroline Wozniacki falls to Daria Kasatkina
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Indian Wells: Simona Halep, Venus Williams reach quarter-finals; Caroline Wozniacki falls to Daria Kasatkina

Caroline Wozniacki suffered another exit at the hands of Russia's rising star Daria Kasatkina while Simona Halep and Venus Williams made the Indian Wells quarter-finals.

Indian Wells Masters: Juan Martin del Potro sails into last-16; Philipp Kohlschreiber knocks out Marin Cilic
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Indian Wells Masters: Juan Martin del Potro sails into last-16; Philipp Kohlschreiber knocks out Marin Cilic

Juan Martin Del Potro continued his dominance over David Ferrer to book a spot in the Indian Wells fourth round as second seed Marin Cilic suffered a shock loss.

Indian Wells Masters: Roger Federer hopes to avenge loss to Federico Delbonis as he begins title defence
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Indian Wells Masters: Roger Federer hopes to avenge loss to Federico Delbonis as he begins title defence

Roger Federer will be looking for payback when he opens the defence of his ATP Indian Wells title with a second round match against Federico Delbonis on Saturday.

Indian Wells Masters: Teenager Felix Auger-Aliassime notches his first ATP win; Gael Monfils cruises into 2nd round
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Indian Wells Masters: Teenager Felix Auger-Aliassime notches his first ATP win; Gael Monfils cruises into 2nd round

Teenage qualifier Felix Auger-Aliassime scored a superb 6-2, 7-6(4) first-round victory over fellow Canadian Vasek Pospisil at the Indian Wells Masters.

Indian Wells: Qualifier Sachia Vickery upsets 3rd seed Garbine Muguruza; Naomi Osaka thumps Agnieszka Radwanska
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Indian Wells: Qualifier Sachia Vickery upsets 3rd seed Garbine Muguruza; Naomi Osaka thumps Agnieszka Radwanska

American qualifier Sachia Vickery completed an astonishing comeback to stun third seed Garbine Muguruza 2-6, 7-5, 6-1 in a second-round win at the BNP Paribas Open.

Indian Wells: Simona Halep beats Kristyna Pliskova to make 3rd round; Petra Kvitova secures 14th consecutive win
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Indian Wells: Simona Halep beats Kristyna Pliskova to make 3rd round; Petra Kvitova secures 14th consecutive win

Simona Halep meet the winner of a match between American wildcard Caroline Dolehide and Dominika Cibulkova, of Slovakia

Indian Wells: Maria Sharapova splits with coach Sven Groeneveld after losing to Naomi Osaka
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Indian Wells: Maria Sharapova splits with coach Sven Groeneveld after losing to Naomi Osaka

After losing in the third round of the Australian Open to Angelique Kerber, she was then beaten in the first round of the Qatar Open by Romanian qualifier Monica Niculescu before going down to Osaka.

Indian Wells: Serena Williams marks return to professional tennis after childbirth with solid victory in first round
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Indian Wells: Serena Williams marks return to professional tennis after childbirth with solid victory in first round

Serena Williams, who had not played a singles match since winning the 2017 Australian Open while pregnant, chalked up 27 unforced errors with 34 winners to defeat Zarina Diyas 7-5, 6-3

Indian Wells: Naomi Osaka knocks out Maria Sharapova in first round; Eugenie Bouchard loses to qualifier Sachia Vickery
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Indian Wells: Naomi Osaka knocks out Maria Sharapova in first round; Eugenie Bouchard loses to qualifier Sachia Vickery

Naomi Osaka took a 4-2 lead in the second set. Maria Sharapova broke to tie it 4-all before Osaka won the final two games to end the match in two and a half hours.

Serena Williams' comeback after pregnancy her greatest challenge, says coach Patrick Mouratoglou
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Serena Williams' comeback after pregnancy her greatest challenge, says coach Patrick Mouratoglou

“Serena’s target will be to win Grand Slams. She knows that coming back might take some time, but her level of expectation is high as always," coach Patrick Mouratoglou said.

Indian Wells: Serena Williams' husband Alexis Ohanian rents four billboards to mark her return to tennis
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Indian Wells: Serena Williams' husband Alexis Ohanian rents four billboards to mark her return to tennis

Williams was bowled over by the gesture. "Literally am crying," she wrote in a comment under Ohanian's Instagram post. "This is so sweet. I love you."

Indian Wells: Two-time champion Victoria Azarenka awarded wildcard into main draw
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Indian Wells: Two-time champion Victoria Azarenka awarded wildcard into main draw

Azarenka had skipped the US and Australian Open after a Los Angeles judge presiding in a custody case over her son Leo ruled she could not leave California until the matter had been settled.

Watch: Stan Wawrinka calls Roger Federer 'an a**hole' in teary-eyed tribute after Indian Wells final loss
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Watch: Stan Wawrinka calls Roger Federer 'an a**hole' in teary-eyed tribute after Indian Wells final loss

Federer said he had been called the expletive “many, many times before” in a joking way. “That’s why I take it as a compliment,” he said, smiling.

Roger Federer, Elena Vesnina lift singles titles at Indian Wells
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Roger Federer, Elena Vesnina lift singles titles at Indian Wells

Roger Federer defeated Stan Wawrinka 6-4, 7-5 to win a record-tying fifth Indian Wells title while Elena Vesnina defeated Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-7 (6), 7-5, 6-4.

Roger Federer wins 2nd title of 2017 at Indian Wells, strikes back with vengeance at age of 35
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Roger Federer wins 2nd title of 2017 at Indian Wells, strikes back with vengeance at age of 35

Roger Federer is clearly fueling exuberance among the ranks through his recent run of rampant victories. But it is also largely due to the manner of his victories.

Indian Wells: Elena Vesnina defeats Svetlana Kuznetsova to win biggest title of her singles' career
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Indian Wells: Elena Vesnina defeats Svetlana Kuznetsova to win biggest title of her singles' career

Elena Vesnina capped a stellar Indian Wells campaign with a hard-fought 6-7 (6/8), 7-5, 6-4 triumph over fellow Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova on Sunday.

Indian Wells Masters: Watch Roger Federer's tell-all press conference with schoolkids
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Indian Wells Masters: Watch Roger Federer's tell-all press conference with schoolkids

In a special press conference, Roger Federer charmingly answered questions from 50 school children at the Indian Wells Masters.