When Li Na headed to Indian Wells this
week, she did so as the top seed. But she wants to be at the top of another
list ... the world rankings.
Two-time champion Lleyton Hewitt and
Czech Radek Stepanek were among the Day 1 winners at the $4.72 million BNP
Paribas Open tennis event.
Americans Victoria Duval and Bethanie
Mattek-Sands each lost in the first round of the $5.9 million BNP Paribas
Open tennis event at Indian Wells Tennis Garden.
Czech veteran Radek Stepanek was among
the Day 1 winners at the $4.72 million BNP Paribas Open tennis event.
American Madison Keys cruised into the
second round Wednesday, while former champion Vera Zvonareva and Acapulco
runner-up Christina McHale both came up first-round losers at the $5.9 million
BNP Paribas Open tennis event.
Former champion Vera Zvonareva came up
a first-round loser Wednesday at the $5.9 million BNP Paribas Open tennis
American Sam Querrey survived a scare
Monday in first-round play at the $1.309 million Mexican Open.
Ajla Tomljanovic of Croatia beat
fourth-seeded Magdalena Rybarikova of Slovakia in Monday's first-round action
at the Mexican Open tennis event.
Fifth seed Robin Haase and seventh
seed Leonardo Mayer were losers in the first-round Monday at the Brasil Open
Top seed Carla Suarez Navarro and
reigning champion Monica Niculescu were among Monday's opening-round winners
at the Brasil Tennis Cup.
Heavy French crowd favorites Richard
Gasquet and reigning champion Jo-Wilfried Tsonga led the charge into the
semifinals at the Open 13 indoor hardcourt tennis event.
Top seed Klara Zakopalova was
an easy quarterfinal winner Friday at the inaugural Rio Open tennis event.
World No. 1 superstar
Serena Williams was a stunning semifinal loser, while her older sister and
two-time tournament champion Venus was an upset winner Friday at the $2
million Dubai Tennis Championships.
Venus Williams was an upset semifinal winner Friday at the $2 million Dubai
Top-seeded French favorite Richard
Gasquet was an easy quarterfinal winner Friday at the Open 13 indoor
hardcourt tennis event.