Monfils reveals knee, Achilles injuries

World number 11 Gael Monfils revealed he would be sidelined with knee and Achilles injuries. The Frenchman has enjoyed a solid start to the year, but was knocked out by Dominic Thiem in the last 16 of the BNP Paribas Open. Monfils, a two-time grand-slam semi-finalist, said on Monday he would need to enter a

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Impressive Wawrinka secures final spot

Stan Wawrinka turned his first BNP Paribas Open singles semi-final appearance into a spot in the showpiece with a commanding straight-sets victory against Pablo Carreno Busta. The Swiss was in fine form as he secured a 6-3 6-2 triumph at Indian Wells, which took the third seed a little over an hour to complete. Carreno

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Kyrgios pulls out of Federer clash through illness

Nick Kygrios has withdrawn from his BNP Paribas Open quarter-final against Roger Federer due to illness. Australian Kyrgios showed true signs of his potential in victories over Alexander Zverev and title-holder Novak Djokovic. However, sickness forced him to pull out of a clash with Australian Open champion Federer on Friday. “Unfortunately I am unable to

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