>> Wednesday, March 14, 2012
The Indian Wells 2012 quarterfinal match highlights between Roger Federer and Juan Martin del Potro is available online through the BNP Paribas Open website. The link to the video is here. It was the fourth win for world #3 Federer over del Potro this season also beating him at the Australian Open, in Rotterdam, and in Dubai. Federer now leads their head-to-head series 10-2. | 03/16 Update: Watch out for the on-coming Indian Wells 2012 quarterfinal live online action between #3 Roger Federer and #9 Juan Martin del Potro. It would be the third meeting between the two since February with Federer winning both their previous matches - in the Rotterdam finals and Dubai semifinals.
Preview: World #3 Roger Federer has now reached the quarterfinals of the Indian Wells 2012 tennis tournament and is expected to reach the semifinals where he will meet #2 Rafael Nadal. Switzerland’s #1 player holds the record for most consecutive wins at Indian Wells with three – he won the 2004, 2005, and 2006 titles defeating England’s Tim Henman, Australia’s Lleyton Hewitt, and American James Blake respectively. Watch highlights of the Indian Wells 2012 tennis tournament matches live online here.
Federer has reached the semifinals of the Indian Wells 2012 tennis tournament in three of the last four years. This year, he won in straight sets against American wild card Denis Kudla 64 61 and eliminated Canada’s #1 player Milos Raonic in three sets to reach the fourth round. He also beat Brazil’s Thomaz Belluci in the fourth round after losing the opening set.
Federer’s 2012 season is so far a model of consistency that has taken him to an 18-2 win-loss record this year. He has won 12 straight matches to date after winning titles in Rotterdam and Dubai. Federer Has won 35 of last 37 matches capturing five titles in seven tournaments. His only losses during this period are to Rafael Nadal in the Australian Open semifinals and to John Isner during the Davis Cup tie last February.