Starting with just two courts, The Racquet Club Palm Springs expanded with the addition of a pool, the famous Bamboo Bar, cottages, and more courts.
Tennis fiends are gearing up for the unofficial “fifth major,” the BNP Paribas Open at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden, March 5-18, in Indian Wells.
BNP Paribas Open slates kick-off event to tennis season at the Gardens on El Paseo Jan. 26.
For the fourth consecutive year, the BNP Paribas Open – has been voted the WTA Premier Mandatory Tournament of the Year, as determined by player vote.
It may have been some 40 years ago but tennis hall-of-famer Charlie Pasarell still remembers the last ATP tennis tournament played in Tucson before it was relocated to Mission Hills Country Club and the valley where it would grow to become the BNP Paribas Open. First of all, it wasn’t really even a tennis tournament. “They called it the American