Despite the frenzy for the coronavirus, the BNB Paribas Open in Indian Wells, California, has not been postponed and big names have taken their places to claim the title! Djokovic, Nadal and Thiem have taken their places in the first round.
All three of them, on the other hand, have plenty of chances as their progress has shown this year. Djokovic is trying to win the tournament for the sixth time. With his 18-0 record this year and his consecutive wins in major tournaments he is the most favorite. Nadal, the three-time tournament winner and holder of 35 Masters titles on the other hand is equally likely to win the tournament. Thiem, who reached the No. 3 of the world rankings last Monday while he won his first master title by beating Roger Federer last year.
Other important names in the tennis world will also be featured at the Open in California, including our Stefanos Tsitsipas as well as other notable tennis players such as A. Zverev, M. Berettini, Gael Monfils and the next generation of Canadians Deniz Sapovalov and F. Auger-Aliassime.