BNP Paribas Open (Indian Wells)

The BNP Paribas Open is a tennis tournament that usually takes place in March each year in Indian Wells, California, USA.

The tournament is a combined ATP/WTA event with an ATP 1000 and WTA 1000 tournament being played concurrently.

The tournament is one of the biggest ATP tennis tournaments held during the year with some fans calling it the 5th grand slam.

The tournaments are played on outdoor hard courts at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden with the biggest stadium court in the complex having a capacity of approximately 16,000 tennis fans.

The Indian Wells tournaments usually take place in the first two weeks of March with the Miami Open being played in the last two weeks of March.

Players who manage to win both tournaments are said to have completed the “Sunshine Double”.

Over the years, a number of players have been able to achieve the sunshine double including Pete Sampras, Andre Agassi, and Kim Clijsters.

BNP Paribas Open (Indian Wells)

BNP Paribas Open (Indian Wells)

Tournament Name:BNP Paribas Open (Indian Wells)
Location:Indian Wells, California, USA
Tour Level:ATP 1000 and WTA 1000
Court Surface:Outdoor hardcourt
Defending Champion(s):Taylor Fritz (Men’s Singles), John Isner and Jack Sock (Men’s Doubles) Iga Swiatek (Women’s Singles), Yang Zhaoxuan and Xu Yifan (Women’s Doubles)
Draw Size:128 Singles, 32 Doubles
Official Website:https://bnpparibasopen.com/

When did the 2022 BNP Paribas Open (Indian Wells) take place?

The 2022 ATP and WTA Tournaments took place over two weeks with the WTA event taking place from the 9th to the 20th of March 2022 and the ATP event taking place from the 10th to the 20th of March 2022.

How do you get tickets for the 2023 BNP Paribas Open (Indian Wells)?

Tickets for the 2023 tournament in Indian Wells are not yet on sale.

For more information on ticketing for the 2023 tournament, check out the official tournament website.

2022 BNP Paribas Open (Indian Wells) Players

2022 Indian Wells Entry List

  1. Novak Djokovic
  2. Daniil Medvedev
  3. Alexander Zverev
  4. Stefanos Tsitsipas
  5. Rafael Nadal
  6. Matteo Berrettini
  7. Andrey Rublev
  8. Casper Ruud
  9. Felix Auger-Aliassime
  10. Jannik Sinner
  11. Hubert Hurkacz
  12. Denis Shapovalov
  13. Cameron Norrie
  14. Aslan Karatsev
  15. Diego Schwartzman
  16. Pablo Carreno Busta
  17. Roberto Bautista Agut
  18. Gael Monfils
  19. Taylor Fritz
  20. Cristian Garin
  21. Nikoloz Basilashvili
  22. Lorenzo Sonego
  23. Reilly Opelka
  24. Marin Cilic
  25. Grigor Dimitrov
  26. John Isner
  27. Borna Coric
  28. Daniel Evans
  29. Karen Khachanov
  30. Carlos Alcaraz
  31. Alexander Bublik
  32. Albert Ramos-Vinolas
  33. Frances Tiafoe
  34. Alex de Minaur
  35. Lloyd Harris
  36. Filip Krajinovic
  37. Dusan Lajovic
  38. Marton Fucsovics
  39. Fabio Fognini
  40. Ugo Humbert
  41. Federico Delbonis
  42. Tommy Paul
  43. Sebastian Korda
  44. Alejandro Davidovich Fokina
  45. David Goffin
  46. Ilya Ivashka
  47. Mackenzie McDonald
  48. Benoit Paire
  49. Botic van de Zandschulp
  50. Dominik Koepfer
  51. Soonwoo Kwon
  52. Jenson Brooksby
  53. James Duckworth
  54. Laslo Djere
  55. Adrian Mannarino
  56. Jan-Lennard Struff
  57. Maxime Cressy
  58. Arthur Rinderknech
  59. Pedro Martinez
  60. Tallon Griekspoor
  61. Lorenzo Musetti
  62. Miomir Kecmanovic
  63. Federico Coria
  64. Alexei Popyrin
  65. Gianluca Mager
  66. Benjamin Bonzi
  67. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
  68. Hugo Gaston
  69. Marcos Giron
  70. Emil Ruusuvuori
  71. Alex Molcan
  72. Pablo Andujar
  73. Pablo Cuevas
  74. Sebastian Baez
  75. Aljaz Bedene
  76. Mikael Ymer

2022 WTA Indian Wells Entry List

  1. Aryna Sabalenka
  2. Barbora Krejcikova
  3. Karolina Pliskova
  4. Paula Badosa
  5. Garbiñe Muguruza
  6. Maria Sakkari
  7. Iga Swiatek
  8. Anett Kontaveit
  9. Ons Jabeur
  10. Elena Rybakina
  11. Emma Raducanu
  12. Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova
  13. Elina Svitolina
  14. Jessica Pegula
  15. Victoria Azarenka
  16. Angelique Kerber
  17. Leylah Fernandez
  18. Cori Gauff
  19. Daria Kasatkina
  20. Simona Halep
  21. Petra Kvitova
  22. Belinda Bencic
  23. Jelena Ostapenko
  24. Elise Mertens
  25. Tamara Zidansek
  26. Madison Keys
  27. Veronika Kudermetova
  28. Camila Giorgi
  29. Sorana Cirstea
  30. Sara Sorribes Tormo
  31. Clara Tauson
  32. Liudmila Samsonova
  33. Jil Teichmann
  34. Viktorija Golubic
  35. Alizé Cornet
  36. Marketa Vondrousova
  37. Ajla Tomljanovic
  38. Amanda Anisimova
  39. Yulia Putintseva
  40. Tereza Martincova
  41. Ekaterina Alexandrova
  42. Katerina Siniakova
  43. Magda Linette
  44. Shelby Rogers
  45. Jasmine Paolini
  46. Camila Osorio
  47. Nuria Parrizas
  48. Marta Kostyuk
  49. Alison Van Uytvanck
  50. Anhelina Kalinina
  51. Ana Konjuh
  52. Alison Riske
  53. Irina-Camelia Begu
  54. Sloane Stephens
  55. Jaqueline Cristian
  56. Madison Brengle
  57. Ann Li
  58. Elena-Gabriela Ruse
  59. Kaia Kanepi
  60. Arantxa Rus
  61. Karolina Muchova
  62. Andrea Petkovic
  63. Mayar Sherif
  64. Shuai Zhang
  65. Maryna Zanevska
  66. Caroline Garcia
  67. Petra Martic
  68. Aliaksandra Sasnovich
  69. Danka Kovinic
  70. Beatriz Haddad
  71. Rebecca Peterson
  72. Anastasia Potapova
  73. Misaki Doi
  74. Clara Burel

2022 BNP Paribas Open (Indian Wells) Tournament Schedule

DateRound
Wednesday, 9 March 2022WTA 1st Round
Thursday, 10 March 2022WTA 1st Round and ATP 1st Round
Friday, 11 March 2022WTA 2nd Round and ATP 1st Round
Saturday, 12 March 2022WTA 2nd Round and ATP 2nd Round
Sunday, 13 March 2022WTA 3rd Round and ATP 2nd Round
Monday, 14 Match 2022WTA 3rd Round and ATP 3rd Round
Tuesday, 15 March 2022WTA 4th Round and ATP 3rd Round
Wednesday, 16 March 2022WTA Quarterfinals and ATP 4th Round
Thursday, 17 March 2022WTA and ATP Quarterfinals
Friday, 18 March 2022WTA Semifinals and ATP Quarterfinals
Saturday, 19 March 2022WTA Doubles Finals, ATP Doubles Final and ATP Semifinals
Sunday, 20 March 2022WTA and ATP Finals

2022 BNP Paribas Open (Indian Wells) Draw

The draws for the 2022 tournaments are available to download from the ATP Tour and WTA Tour websites.

The number 1 in the men’s event was Daniil Medvedev while in the women’s event, Barbora Krejcikova was due to be the number 1 seed but she pulled out of the tournament at the last minute due to a knee injury and was replaced in the draw by Alizé Cornet.

2022 BNP Paribas Open (Indian Wells) Prize Money and Ranking Points

The Indian Wells tennis tournament is one of an increasing number of tournaments where there is equal prize money for the men’s and women’s events.

Prize money at all levels in 2022 except for first round losers saw an increase from the prize money awarded at the 2021 tournament.

Full details in relation to the Indian Wells prize money for the 2022 tournament are detailed below.

Men’s Singles Prize Money and Ranking Points in 2022

The winner of the Men’s Singles Event in 2022 received $1,242,025 in prize money and 1000 ranking points, with the runner up receiving $665,330 in prize money and 600 ranking points.

Performance2022 Prize Money2022 Ranking Points
Winner$1,242,0251000
Finalist$665,330600
Semifinalist$343,985360
Quarterfinalist$179,940180
4th Round$94,57590
3rd Round$54,40045
2nd Round$30,13025
1st Round$17,57510

Men’s Doubles Prize Money and Ranking Points in 2022

The winners of the Men’s Doubles Event in 2022 received $426,000 in prize money and 1000 ATP points, with the runner ups receiving $225,980 and 600 ATP points.

Performance2022 Prize Money2022 ATP Points
Winners$426,0001000
Finalists$225,980600
Semifinalists$120,520360
Quarterfinalists$61,100180
2nd Round$32,63090
1st Round$17,5800

Women’s Singles Prize Money and Ranking Points in 2022

The winner of the Women’s Singles Event in 2022 received $1,242,025 in prize money and 1000 WTA points, with the runner up receiving $665,330 and 650 WTA points.

Performance2022 Prize Money2022 WTA Points
Winner$1,242,0251000
Finalist$665,330650
Semifinalist$343,985390
Quarterfinalist$179,940215
4th Round$94,575120
3rd Round$54,40065
2nd Round$30,13035
1st Round$17,5751

Women’s Doubles Prize Money and Points in 2022

The winners of the Women’s Doubles Event in 2022 received $426,000 in prize money and 1000 points, with the runner ups receiving $225,980 and 650 points.

Performance2022 Prize Money2022 Points
Winners$426,0001000
Finalists$225,980650
Semifinalists$120,520390
Quarterfinalists$61,100215
2nd Round$32,630120
1st Round$17,58010

BNP Paribas Open (Indian Wells) Past Winners

Past champions of the WTA event include Serena Williams, Steffi Graf, and Monica Seles while past champions of the ATP event include Rafael Nadal, Juan Martín del Potro, and Roger Federer.

Federer and Djokovic currently hold the record for most Indian Wells singles titles with five titles each.

Indian Wells Men’s Singles Winners

Taylor Fritz is the defending champion in the Men’s Singles event following his victory over Rafael Nadal in the 2022 Men’s Singles final.

Roger Federer is the most successful male player at Indian Wells as he has won 5 singles titles (2017, 2012, 2006, 2005, and 2004) and been a runner up four times (2019, 2018, 2015, and 2014)

YearWinnerRunner UpScore in Final
2022Taylor FritzRafael Nadal6-3, 7-6
2021Cameron NorrieNikoloz Basilashvili3–6, 6–4, 6–1
2020N/AN/ATournament not held
2019Dominic ThiemRoger Federer3–6, 6–3, 7–5
2018Juan Martín del PotroRoger Federer6–4, 6–7, 7–6
2017Roger FedererStan Wawrinka6–4, 7–5
2016Novak DjokovicMilos Raonic6–2, 6–0
2015Novak DjokovicRoger Federer6–3, 6–7, 6–2
2014Novak DjokovicRoger Federer3–6, 6–3, 7–6
2013Rafael NadalJuan Martín Del Potro4–6, 6–3, 6–4
2012Roger FedererJohn Isner7–6, 6–3

The above list of previous winners of the Men’s Singles event goes back to 2012. For a full list of winners, check the official ATP Tour website.

Indian Wells Men’s Doubles Winners

John Isner and Jack Sock are the defending champions in the men’s doubles event in Indian Wells after beating Santiago Gonzalez and Edouard Roger-Vasselin 7–6, 6-3 in the 2022 Men’s doubles final.

YearWinnersRunner UpsScore in Final
2022John Isner and Jack SockSantiago Gonzalez and Edouard Roger-Vasselin7-6, 6-3
2021John Peers and Filip PolášekAslan Karatsev and Andrey Rublev6–3, 7–6
2020N/AN/ATournament not Held
2019Nikola Mektić and Horacio ZeballosŁukasz Kubot and Marcelo Melo4–6, 6–4, 10–3
2018John Isner and Jack SockBob Bryan and Mike Bryan7-6, 7–6
2017Raven Klaasen and Rajeev RamŁukasz Kubot and Marcelo Melo6–7, 6–4, 10–8
2016Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas MahutVasek Pospisil and Jack Sock6–3, 7–6
2015Vasek Pospisil and Jack SockSimone Bolelli and Fabio Fognini6–4, 6–7, 10–7
2014Bob Bryan and Mike BryanAlexander Peya and Bruno Soares6–4, 6–3
2013Bob Bryan and Mike BryanTreat Conrad Huey and Jerzy Janowicz6–3, 3–6, 10–6
2012Marc López and Rafael NadalJohn Isner and Sam Querrey6–2, 7–6

The above list of previous winners of the Men’s Doubles event goes back to 2012. For a full list of winners, check the official ATP Tour website.

Indian Wells Women’s Singles Winners

Iga Swiatek is the defending champion in the women’s singles event in Indian Wells after beating Maria Sakkari 6-4, 6-1 in the 2022 women’s singles final.

A number of players have won the women’s singles event in Indian Wells a total of 2 times including Martina Navratilova, Mary Joe Fernández, Steffi Graf, Lindsay Davenport, Serena Williams, Kim Clijsters, Daniela Hantuchová, Maria Sharapova and Victoria Azarenka.

YearWinnerRunner UpScore in Final
2022Iga SwiatekMaria Sakkari6-4, 6-1
2021Paula BadosaVictoria Azarenka7-6, 6-3
2020Simona HalepElena Rybakina3–6, 6–3, 7–6
2019Belinda BencicPetra Kvitová6–3, 1–6, 6–2
2018Elina SvitolinaDaria Kasatkina6–4, 6–0
2017Elina SvitolinaCaroline Wozniacki6–4, 6–2
2016Sara ErraniBarbora Strýcová6–0, 6–2
2015Simona HalepKarolína Plíšková6–4, 7–6
2014Venus WilliamsAlizé Cornet6–3, 6–0
2013Petra KvitováSara Errani6–2, 1–6, 6–1
2012Agnieszka RadwańskaJulia Görges7–5, 6–4

The above list of previous winners of the women’s singles event goes back to 2012. For a full list of winners, check the official WTA Tour website.

Indian Wells Women’s Doubles Winners

Yang Zhaoxuan and Xu Yifan are the defending champions in the women’s doubles event in Indian Wells after beating Asia Muhammad and Ena Shibahara 7-5, 7-6 in the 2022 women’s doubles final.

Lisa Raymond holds the record for most doubles titles with seven titles to her name (1994, 1995, 2002, 2003, 2006, 2007, and 2012).

YearWinnersRunner UpsScore in Final
2022Yang Zhaoxuan and Xu YifanAsia Muhammad and Ena Shibahara7-5, 7-6
2021Hsieh Su-wei and Elise MertensVeronika Kudermetova and Elena Rybakina7–6, 6–3
2020N/AN/ATournament not held
2019Elise Mertens and Aryna SabalenkaBarbora Krejčíková and Kateřina Siniaková6–3, 6–2
2018Hsieh Su-wei and Barbora StrýcováEkaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina6–4, 6–4
2017Chan Yung-jan and Martina HingisLucie Hradecká and Kateřina Siniaková7–6, 6–2
2016Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Coco VandewegheJulia Görges and Karolína Plíšková4–6, 6–4, 10–6
2015Martina Hingis and Sania MirzaEkaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina6–3, 6–4
2014Hsieh Su-wei and Peng ShuaiCara Black and Sania Mirza7–6, 6–2
2013Ekaterina Makarova and Elena VesninaNadia Petrova and Katarina Srebotnik6–0, 5–7, 10–6
2012Liezel Huber and Lisa RaymondSania Mirza and Elena Vesnina6–2, 6–3

The above list of previous winners of the women’s doubles event goes back to 2012. For a full list of winners, check the official WTA Tour website.