| Mar 14, 2014
| 11:20 PM
Flavia Pennetta, a decided underdog, played her way into Sunday's women's singles final at the BNP Paribas Open on Friday night. In a stunner, she beat top-seeded and reigning Australia Open champion Li Na of China.
The score was 7-6 (5), 6-3, and it...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 11:22 PM
A strange desert wind blew through Indian Wells and its Taj Mahal tennis facility in late afternoon Thursday, turning a women's quarterfinal into Ringling Brothers Barnum & Bailey.
But it disappeared in time for the appearance of the evening's royalty,...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 11:11 PM
Simona Halep and Agnieszka Radwanska made it to the semifinals Wednesday in the women's draw of the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament at Indian Wells.
Halep's journey was much shorter.
The 22-year-old Romanian, already winner of $711,430 this...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 7:01 AM
Monday was a good day for weather and a bad day for defending champions in the BNP Paribas Open at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden.
Hours before men's 2013 champion Rafael Nadal was upset, 2013 women's champion Maria Sharapova went out at the hands of...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 8:59 PM
The Swiss are represented in men's tennis at this year's BNP Paribas Open by Stanislas Wawrinka and that other guy.
Wawrinka won the recent Australian Open and is now No. 3 in the world rankings. The other guy becomes Mr. Avis in Switzerland now, and as...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 6:06 PM
If you are heading to the desert for some tennis viewing over the next 12 days, get ready for more of the same. In the case of the prestigious BNP Paribas Open, that's not a bad thing.
There will be some radical differences in the physical plant,...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 9:55 PM
3:30 a.m. Tennis: Australian Open semi: Rafael Nadal vs. Roger Federer.--ESPN
5 a.m. Golf: Qatar Masters second round (in Doha).--Golf
9:30 a.m. Basketball: Dec. 2010: Kecoughtan girls vs. Phoebus.-- LSC 48
11 a.m. Baseball: May 1999:...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 2:03 PM
Aunque figura quinta en la clasificación mundial del tenis de acuerdo a los recientes rankings de la WTA, la rusa Maria Sharapova continúa, el menos en mi lista, como la tenista más sexy del mundo.
Alta (mide 6-20, esbelta (pesa 130 libras)...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 8:48 PM
3:30 a.m. Tennis: Australian Open quarterfinal: Andy Murray vs. Roger Federer.--ESPN
5 a.m. Golf: Qatar Masters first round (in Doha).--Golf
10:30 a.m. Football: Nov. 1994: Phoebus vs. Deep Creek.--LSC 48
1 p.m. Football: Oct. 1986: Bethel vs....
| Jan 18, 2014
| 8:45 PM
Serena Williams' quest for an 18th career singles Grand Slam title will have to wait a few more months. The world No. 1 will have to start a new winning streak too.
Serbian Ana Ivanovic stunned Williams, 4-6, 6-3, 6-3 Sunday to reach the quarterfinals...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 11:03 PM
10 a.m. Tennis: WTA Championships round robin: Li Na vs. Sara Errani, then Victoria Azarenka vs. Jelena Jankovic, then Serena Williams vs. Agnieszka Radwanska.--Tennis Ch.
10:30 a.m. Football: Nov. 1991: Bethel vs. Hampton.--LSC 48
10:30 a.m. ...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 11:34 PM
6 a.m. Golf: BMW Masters second round (d. in Shanghai).--Golf
9 a.m. Motorsports: NASCAR Truck Series practice (at Martinsville).--FS1
10 a.m. Tennis: WTA Championships round robin (in Istanbul): Victoria Azarenka vs. Li Na, then Petra Kvitova...