“You are watching the changing of the guard.”
On January, earlier this year, John McEnroe believed that when Greek rising star Stefanos Tsitsipas stood out mightily to deny 2018 champion Roger Federer of recording a back-to-back title at the Australian Open after grabbing a 6-7(11), 7-6(3), 7-5, 7-6(5) victory at Rod Laver Arena—and, boy, oh boy, just a couple of months later, it can be fully claimed that the guards are almost changed.
Continue reading BNP Paribas Open Recap: Youth revolution strikes at the desert
This year’s 2019 BNP Paribas Open at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden proved why it has been almost annually hailed as one of the best tournaments in both the men and women’s tour as the heat of the Californian desert cooled down some of the brightest players that were expected to win the first WTA Premier Mandatory event of the season.
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