Novak Djokovic is everywhere. The tennis phenom steams up the covers of sports magazines and is known for his spot-on impersonation of tennis darling Maria Sharapova on Jay Leno’s Tonight Show.
Elisabeth Shue showed up at Indian Wells Tennis Garden with a racquet in hand and ready to play. The Oscar-nominated star of “Leaving Las Vegas” (1995) hit with local kids in a USTA event held during the BNP Paribas Open.
World No. 1 player Novak Djokovic kicked a soccer ball around Wednesday at Indian Wells Tennis Garden sans his shirt, causing quite a raucous stir among female fans during BNP Paribas Open.
The world’s No. 2-ranked tennis player eschews the suggestion that he is the sport’s hottest stud. “I see myself as a very normal guy,” he says, “definitely not as a sex symbol.”
This year, fans will see a number of improvements, highlighted by a 19,140- square-foot shade structure placed within the East Village.
With top-flight golf and tennis events, the eyes of worldwide television audiences have long been fixed on the desert. We tapped the memories of sports enthusiasts who have lived here long enough to have seen it all.
At the top of his game, Novak Djokovic will play to the Indian Wells Tennis Garden crowd in his second Pacific Life Open.
The Pacific Life Open reaches its pinnacle as it prepares for the first serve of its 30th edition.
A player first, Charlie Pasarell built a tennis stadium befitting the world’s best athletes and made Indian Wells a favorite stop on both the men’s and women’s tours.