World no. 3 Roger Federer is the first player to win the Indian Wells tournament four times by defeating John Isner 7-6 (9-7) 6-3 to clinch the championship.
John Isner defeated world no. 1 Novak Djokovic 7-6 (9-7) 3-6 7-6 (7-5) at Indian Wells semi-final of the BNP Paribas Open .
World no. 2 Rafael Nadal defeated David Nalbandian 4-6, 7-5, 6-4 in the BNP Paribas Open, setting up a meeting with world no. 3 Roger Federer in the semi-final.
World number one Novak Djokovic defeated Spaniard Nicolas Almagro 6-3, 6-4 to reach the semi-finals of the Indian Wells tournament.
Second seed Rafael Nadal overwhelmed Andy Roddick from the the start winning 6-2 6-1 6-3 on Friday at the U.S. Open.
Six-time men’s champion Federer wins his initial opening, 7-6 (7/2), 6-4, 6-2 over Mikhail Kukushkin of Kazakhstan.