This week we look forward to Indian Wells in the California desert. A beautiful tournament, which always produces some of the best tennis from all the top players. The big 5 are all present and I see them all going deep.
Let’s look at some potential good 1st rounders, upsets and winners:
Top 1st Round Match: JM Del Porto vs. Radek ‘The Worm’ Stepanek
Dark Horse: Milos Raonic
Defending Champion: Ivan Ljubicic
Injury Watch: David Nalbandian (hernia/thigh)
My pick: Novak ‘The Joker’ Djokovic
Thanks for reading and check back next week for more tips, news and musings!