In the tennis world this week Indian Wells kicks off, Roger and Andy R play an exhibition match in New York and more tourney tix go on sale.
But first, a review of recent results:
- Federer beat Murray in the Dubai final. Well done to Murray for beating Djokovic in the semis.
- Ferrer beat Verdasco in the Acapulco final
- Kevin Anderson defeated Australian qualifier Marinko Matosevic in the Delray Beach final. Well done Marinko for making the final – we look forward to seeing more of you this year.
Roger Federer v Andy Roddick in the BNP Paribas Showdown on 5 March at Madison Square Garden
Maria Sharapova also plays Caroline Wozniaki
The 2012 BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells runs from 5 – 18 March
The field for this ATP World Tour Masters 1000 tournament includes Djokovic, Nadal, Federer, Murray and the rest of the Top 10 men.
I for one, will be happy to see Rafa back on court. I hope he’s fully fit and rested from his break.
Birmingham and Eastbourne Tickets – General Sale Opens
- Tickets for the AEGON Classic in Birmingham from 11 – 17 June go on general sale on 6 March. View details.
- Tickets for the AEGON International at Eastbourne from 16 – 23 June go on general sale on 10 March. View details.
ATP Draw Challenge Starts This Week.
The ATP Draw Challenge starts with Indian Wells. It’s great fun to pick who you think will win the most matches at the important ATP matches throughout the year. Sign up and join our group which is called “Grand Slam Fans”.
Until next time, enjoy watching Indian Wells.
Grand Slam Gal