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2018 BNP Paribas Open – Men's Singles

Roger Federer was the defending champion, but lost to Juan Martín del Potro in the final, 4–6, 7–6(10–8), 6–7(2–7), despite holding 3 championship points whilst serving for the match in the third set.

Men's Singles
2018 BNP Paribas Open
ChampionArgentina Juan Martín del Potro
Runner-upSwitzerland Roger Federer
Final score6–4, 6–7(8–10), 7–6(7–2)
Details
Draw96 (12Q / 5WC)
Seeds32
Events
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Doubles men women
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The title marked del Potro's first at Masters 1000 level, having lost in the final on three previous occasions, including the Indian Wells final in 2013.[1]

Federer and Rafael Nadal (despite having withdrawn from the event) were in contention for the ATP No. 1 singles ranking at the start of the tournament. Federer retained the top ranking by reaching the semifinals.

SeedsEdit

All seeds receive a bye into the second round.

01.     Roger Federer (Final)
02.     Marin Čilić (Third round)
03.     Grigor Dimitrov (Second round)
04.     Alexander Zverev (Second round)
05.     Dominic Thiem (Third round, retired)
06.     Juan Martín del Potro (Champion)
07.     Kevin Anderson (Quarterfinals)
08.     Jack Sock (Third round)
09.     Lucas Pouille (Second round)
10.     Novak Djokovic (Second round)
11.     Pablo Carreño Busta (Fourth round)
12.     Tomáš Berdych (Third round)
13.     Roberto Bautista Agut (Third round)
14.     Diego Schwartzman (Second round)
15.     John Isner (Second round)
16.     Fabio Fognini (Second round)
17.     Nick Kyrgios (Withdrew)
18.     Sam Querrey (Quarterfinals)
19.     Albert Ramos Viñolas (Second round)
20.     Adrian Mannarino (Third round)
21.     Kyle Edmund (Second round)
22.     Kei Nishikori (Withdrew)
23.     Chung Hyeon (Quarterfinals)
24.     Gilles Müller (Second round)
25.     Filip Krajinović (Third round)
26.     Damir Džumhur (Second round)
27.     Andrey Rublev (Second round)
28.     Feliciano López (Fourth round)
29.     David Ferrer (Third round)
30.     Pablo Cuevas (Fourth round)
31.     Philipp Kohlschreiber (Quarterfinals)
32.     Milos Raonic (Semifinals)

Click on the seed number of a player to go to their draw section.

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
               
1   Roger Federer 7 6
23   Chung Hyeon 5 1
1   Roger Federer 5 6 6
  Borna Ćorić 7 4 4
  Borna Ćorić 2 6 77
7   Kevin Anderson 6 4 63
1   Roger Federer 4 710 62
6   Juan Martín del Potro 6 6877
18   Sam Querrey 5 6 3
32   Milos Raonic 7 2 6
32   Milos Raonic 2 3
6   Juan Martín del Potro 6 6
6   Juan Martín del Potro 3 6 6
31   Philipp Kohlschreiber 6 3 4

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1   R Federer 6 78
  R Harrison 2 6 5   F Delbonis 3 66
  F Delbonis 6 4 7 1   R Federer 6 6
  B Paire 4 6 4 25   F Krajinović 2 1
Q   M Krueger 6 1 6 Q   M Krueger 2 2
25   F Krajinović 6 6
1   R Federer 7 6
  J Chardy 5 4
20   A Mannarino 6 6
  M Copil 6377 612Q   P Polansky 1 4
Q   P Polansky 77 65714 20   A Mannarino 5 6 1
  J Benneteau 4 69   J Chardy 7 4 6
  J Chardy 6 711   J Chardy 4 77 6
16   F Fognini 6 624

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
12   T Berdych 6 6
  I Karlović 715 643   M Marterer 1 4
  M Marterer 61377 6 12   T Berdych 4 4
  L Lacko 4 4 23   H Chung 6 6
  D Lajović 6 6   D Lajović 711 3 3
23   H Chung 696 6
23   H Chung 6 6
30   P Cuevas 1 3
30   P Cuevas 77 6
  D Shapovalov 6 6   D Shapovalov 643
Q   R Berankis 3 4 30   P Cuevas 3 6 4
  R Albot 622 5   D Thiem 6 4 2r
  S Tsitsipas 77 6   S Tsitsipas 2 6 3
5   D Thiem 6 3 6

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
3   G Dimitrov 646 3
  F Verdasco 6 1 6   F Verdasco 77 4 6
  G Pella 2 6 2   F Verdasco 6 2 61
  T Fritz 4 78 6   T Fritz 4 6 77
WC   R Opelka 6 664   T Fritz 6 77
27   A Rublev 4 64
  T Fritz 2 78 4
  B Ćorić 6 666
19   A Ramos Viñolas 0 3
  B Ćorić 6 6   B Ćorić 6 6
  D Young 0 2   B Ćorić 6 6
  J Donaldson 6 4 6 13   R Bautista Agut 1 3
Q   E King 1 6 4   J Donaldson 4 2
13   R Bautista Agut 6 6

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
11   P Carreño Busta 3 6 77
  H Zeballos 656 77   H Zeballos 6 3 63
  Y Sugita 77 4 6411   P Carreño Busta 6 7
  S Johnson 604   D Medvedev 1 5
  D Medvedev 77 6   D Medvedev 667 6
LL   M Berrettini 78 5 4
11   P Carreño Busta 6 3 66
7   K Anderson 4 6 78
26   D Džumhur 6 2 1
  N Kicker 7 6   N Kicker 4 6 6
  J Veselý 5 3   N Kicker 6163
  K Khachanov 3 6 647   K Anderson 77 77
  E Donskoy 6 1 77   E Donskoy 5 4
7   K Anderson 7 6

Bottom halfEdit

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
8   J Sock 6 7
  T Fabbiano 6 6   T Fabbiano 2 5
WC   B Klahn 4 4 8   J Sock 666 4
  F Tiafoe 5 3 28   F López 78 4 6
WC   E Escobedo 7 6 WC   E Escobedo 4 3
28   F López 6 6
28   F López 3 4
18   S Querrey 6 6
18   S Querrey 6 7
  M Kukushkin 3 6 1   M Zverev 4 5
  M Zverev 6 4 6 18   S Querrey 646 6
Q   Y Bhambri 7 6 Q   Y Bhambri 77 4 4
Q   N Mahut 5 3 Q   Y Bhambri 6 6
9   L Pouille 4 4

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
14   D Schwartzman 5 4
Q   M Baghdatis 7 3 7 Q   M Baghdatis 7 6
PR   Y Nishioka 5 6 5 Q   M Baghdatis 77 6
LL   D Sela 6 6 LL   D Sela 654
  P Gojowczyk 4 4 LL   D Sela 6 6
21   K Edmund 4 4
Q   M Baghdatis
32   M Raonic w/o
32   M Raonic 6 6
Q   V Pospisil 2 64 Q   F Auger-Aliassime 4 4
Q   F Auger-Aliassime 6 77 32   M Raonic 7 4 6
  M Youzhny 6 4 64   J Sousa 5 6 2
  J Sousa 4 6 77   J Sousa 7 5 6
4   A Zverev 5 7 4

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
6   JM del Potro 6 6
  J-L Struff 6 6365WC   A de Minaur 2 1
WC   A de Minaur 3 77 77 6   JM del Potro 6 77
  N Basilashvili 3 1r 29   D Ferrer 4 63
WC   T Sandgren 6 2 WC   T Sandgren 2 63
29   D Ferrer 6 77
6   JM del Potro 3 77 6
  L Mayer 6 623
LL   R Bemelmans 4 1
  L Mayer 4 6 6   L Mayer 6 6
  V Estrella Burgos 6 4 1   L Mayer 6 6
Q   T Daniel 6 1 6 Q   T Daniel 4 1
Q   C Norrie 3 6 1 Q   T Daniel 77 4 6
10   N Djokovic 636 1

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
15   J Isner 77 635
  G Monfils 6 6   G Monfils 6577 7
  M Ebden 3 3   G Monfils 2 1r
  P-H Herbert 6877 6   P-H Herbert 6 3
  G Simon 710 653   P-H Herbert 6 7
24   G Müller 3 5
  P-H Herbert 4 61
31   P Kohlschreiber 6 77
31   P Kohlschreiber 1 6 6
Q   T Smyczek 6 6 Q   T Smyczek 6 4 4
  L Đere 3 2 31   P Kohlschreiber 6 6
  V Troicki 631 2   M Čilić 4 4
  M Fucsovics 77 6   M Fucsovics 5 3
2   M Čilić 7 6

QualifyingEdit

SeedsEdit

  1.   Vasek Pospisil (Qualified)
  2.   Mirza Bašić (First round)
  3.   Dudi Sela (Qualifying competition, Lucky loser)
  4.   Nicolas Mahut (Qualified)
  5.   Marcos Baghdatis (Qualified)
  6.   Ričardas Berankis (Qualified)
  7.   Matteo Berrettini (Qualifying competition, Lucky loser)
  8.   Taro Daniel (Qualified)
  9.   Yuki Bhambri (Qualified)
  10.   Cameron Norrie (Qualified)
  11.   Bjorn Fratangelo (First round)
  12.   Ruben Bemelmans (Qualifying competition, Lucky loser)
  13.   Adrián Menéndez Maceiras (Qualifying competition)
  14.   Sergiy Stakhovsky (Qualifying competition)
  15.   Yannick Hanfmann (First round)
  16.   Henri Laaksonen (First round)
  17.   Tim Smyczek (Qualified)
  18.   Martin Kližan (First round)
  19.   Peter Polansky (Qualified)
  20.   Ramkumar Ramanathan (Qualifying competition)
  21.   Mackenzie McDonald (Qualifying competition)
  22.   Alexander Bublik (Qualifying competition, retired)
  23.   Norbert Gombos (Qualifying competition)
  24.   Calvin Hemery (First round)

QualifiersEdit

Lucky LosersEdit

Qualifying drawEdit

First qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
1   Vasek Pospisil 6 77
WC   Brandon Nakashima 0 63
1   Vasek Pospisil 77 6
13   Adrián Menéndez Maceiras 652
    Stefan Kozlov 2 68
13   Adrián Menéndez Maceiras 6 710

Second qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
2   Mirza Bašić 2 5
    Mitchell Krueger 6 7
    Mitchell Krueger 4
22   Alexander Bublik 3r
    Kevin King 2 4
22   Alexander Bublik 6 6

Third qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
3   Dudi Sela 6 6
    Noah Rubin 2 1
3   Dudi Sela 0 3
    Evan King 6 6
    Evan King 6 656
18   Martin Kližan 4 77 3

Fourth qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
4   Nicolas Mahut 6 6
    Gonçalo Oliveira 3 3
4   Nicolas Mahut 6 6
    Ricardo Ojeda Lara 3 2
    Ricardo Ojeda Lara 77 3 6
24   Calvin Hemery 626 4

Fifth qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
5   Marcos Baghdatis 6 6
    Thanasi Kokkinakis 1 3
5   Marcos Baghdatis 6 6
    Vincent Millot 1 2
    Vincent Millot 6 7
15   Yannick Hanfmann 2 5

Sixth qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
6   Ričardas Berankis 6 6
    Darian King 3 2
6   Ričardas Berankis 2 6 6
    Casper Ruud 6 2 2
    Casper Ruud 6 6
16   Henri Laaksonen 1 4

Seventh qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
7   Matteo Berrettini 6 7
    Denis Kudla 4 5
7   Matteo Berrettini 3 6 3
19   Peter Polansky 6 1 6
  Marcelo Arévalo 5 3
19   Peter Polansky 7 6

Eighth qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
8   Taro Daniel 6 6
WC   Evan Song 4 0
8   Taro Daniel 6 6
21   Mackenzie McDonald 4 3
    Alexander Sarkissian 1 3
21   Mackenzie McDonald 6 6

Ninth qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
9   Yuki Bhambri 7 7
    Dennis Novikov 5 5
9   Yuki Bhambri 6 6
20   Ramkumar Ramanathan 4 2
    Michael Mmoh 3 5
20   Ramkumar Ramanathan 6 7

Tenth qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
10   Cameron Norrie 6 6
    Christian Harrison 2 3
10   Cameron Norrie 6 6
14   Sergiy Stakhovsky 4 2
WC   Marcos Giron 7 644
14   Sergiy Stakhovsky 5 77 6

Eleventh qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
11   Bjorn Fratangelo 4 4
    Félix Auger-Aliassime 6 6
    Félix Auger-Aliassime 2 77 6
23   Norbert Gombos 6 643
    Liam Broady 663
23   Norbert Gombos 78 6

Twelfth qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
12   Ruben Bemelmans 6 77
WC   Tristan Boyer 1 63
12   Ruben Bemelmans 3 61
17   Tim Smyczek 6 77
WC   Sebastian Korda 77 2 5
17   Tim Smyczek 646 7

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Juan Martín del Potro beats Roger Federer at Indian Wells for first Masters title". The Guardian. 18 March 2018. Retrieved 19 March 2018.