From Marion Bartoli's laser-like accuracy to the bazooka-like two-handers from the men, Indian Wells emerged as a big winner.
While Roger Federer's waning will left him mired deeper in a sea of uncertainty, Rafael Nadal elevated his stature by waxing the Indian Wells field.
After being waxed in their respective semifinal matches at Indian Wells, it is time for Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal to alter their approaches.
Novak Djokovic is now part of the creme de la creme of men's tennis, having clinched his first Grand Slam title. But little known is that the foundation of his pristine shotmaking was carefully crafted by a female coach.
He may be a combined 0-4 in 2007 against Federer, Nadal and Djokovic, but former No. 1 Lleyton Hewitt can still give the best players in the world fits, writes Joel Drucker.