Maria Sakkari knocks out defending champion Paula Badosa with a score of 6-2, 4-6, 6-1, to reach the final of the Indian Wells Masters. The Romanian will face Iga Swiatek for the battle of title. The winner of the BNP Paribas Open 2022 will be ranked No. 2 by WTA at the end of the tournament.
Swiatek today, defeated former World No. 1 Simona Halep in straight sets and extended her winning streak to 10 matches to reach her 2nd consecutive WTA 1000 final.
Both the players have been showing their tremendous form throughout the tournament and are favourites for the title, which will be played tomorrow, Sunday, March 20, 2022.