On the Red (Blue) Carpet of the Sony Ericsson Open Players Party

The Sony Ericsson Open Players Party took place at the Paris Theater in Miami Beach. Here are a few photos from the event held on March 22, 2011. [nggallery id=3] More photos from the live tweets - here. Sony Ericsson Open Players Party – … [Read more...]

Of War and Radiation: Kim Clijsters Speaks

By Craig Hickman Tuesday morning at the Sony Ericsson Open, Caroline Wozniacki, Kim Clijsters, Vera Zvonareva, Samantha Stosur, Francesca Schiavone, Jelena Jankovic, Li Na, and Victoria Azarenka made themselves available for the WTA All-Access … [Read more...]

New Experience with Sharapova and the Hot Shots

Craig Hickman will be covering the Sony Ericsson Open for Tennis Panorama News. Before the tournament got underway, the action was already beginning in South Beach. By Craig Hickman Started the day at breakfast with Jarkko Nieminen and Andrea … [Read more...]

BNP Paribas Open Day 12 : Something About That Apartment Building In Monte Carlo

Perhaps more tennis players will move into a certain complex in Monte Carlo where both 2011 BNP Paribas Open champions Caroline Wozniacki and Novak Djokovic call home. Photo courtesy of WTATennis.com Women's Singles - Finals [1] Caroline Wozniacki … [Read more...]

BNP Paribas Open Day 11: Welcome to No. 2

Novak Djokovic continued his perfect season with a 6-3, 3-6, 6-2 victory over Roger Federer in the semifinal of the BNP Paribas Open.  The victory will give the Serb a bump in the rankings come Monday, up to no. 2 in the world, while Federer will … [Read more...]

2009 US Open Men’s Semis to be Revisited at the BNP Paribas Open

It’s the Men’s semis of the 2009 US Open all over again at the BNP Paribas Open. Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer advanced to complete the remaining semifinal spots. Novak Djokovic, despite having his service broken early in both sets knocked … [Read more...]

BNP Paribas Open Day 10: Wozniacki the Wall, Sharapova Falls

She does not strike the ball with the authority and force of  some WTA players, but she has the ability to chase down shots. Friday night at the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells California No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki met Maria Sharapova to play for a … [Read more...]

BNP Paribas Open Day 9: Survive and Advance

On the very day that the 2011 NCAA Men’s basketball championship began, the BNP Paribas Open had its own form of “March Madness” in a quarterfinal match between No. 1 Rafael Nadal and No. 239 Ivo Karlovic. The Spaniard had to battle back from … [Read more...]

BNP Paribas Open Day 8: Bakery Items and Battles

Novak Djokovic is simply "el fuego." Djokovic served bakery items again on Wednesday at the BNP Paribas Open, this time to his fellow Serb and doubles partner for the tournament, Viktor Troicki 6-0, 6-1. Djokovic on his play:"I don't think I'm … [Read more...]