2020 BNP Paribas Open
The BNP Paribas Open is Wednesday, March 11th through Sunday, March 22nd, 2020. The 2020 BNP Paribas will once again be one of the best tournaments in tennis. Fans attending the 2020 tournament will be treated to all of the wonderful amenities that Indian Wells provides for those in attendance. The men's singles final on Sunday, March 22nd concludes the 2 week tournament.
BNP Paribas Open Tickets
The BNP Paribas Open is played each March at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden in Indian Wells, California. This men’s and women’s event is one of the most popular stops on the ATP tennis tour. The BNP is also known as the Indian Wells Masters is one of three ATP 1000 tournaments in the United States. It is a mandatory event for the top 30 ranked Men’s and Women��s players in the world. It’s the first major tennis tournament of the season played in the United States. Fans from all over the world go to the Coachella Valley in California to see the best tennis players in the world compete.
The Indian Wells Masters is played at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden which features 9 stadiums. Featured matched are played in Stadium 1 which is only reserved seating. Stadium 2 and Stadium 3 both feature a mix of both reserved seats and general admission seats. Grounds passes offer admission to the general admission area of stadium 2 and 3, but have no access to Stadium 1.
Indian Wells Stadium 1 Tickets
All featured matches including the Men’s Final, Women’s Final, as well as, the Men’s and Women’s Semifinals are played on Stadium 1. Stadium 1 in the second largest tennis specific stadium in the world second only to Arthur Ashe Stadium.
Matches are split into a day and evening sessions. If shade is important you, the southwest corner of the stadium tends to get the most shade. Looks for seats in section 118-133. The last 2 rows of the lower level (X & Z) also get some shade from the overhang.
The stadium is a multi-level stadium with the loge (400 & 500 level) offering an upper level view and lower box level (sections 101-148) spanning 23 - 30 rows offering seats close to the action. There are also two levels of suites wedged between loge and lower levels offering a more luxurious experience.
BNP Men’s & Women’s Finals Tickets
The Men’s and Women’s finals are both held on the final Sunday, within the same ticketed session. Tickets to session 21 are in high demand with access to both matches played in Stadium 1. The women's final is played first, followed by the men.
The Men’s semifinal matches are both played on the final Saturday in the same session. Session 20 is the scheduled Men's Semis session.
BNP Women’s Semifinals Tickets
The women’s semis are on the final Friday. Their matches are split across two session which also feature a men’s quarter final match. Session 18 (day) and Session 19 (evening).
BNP Paribas Insiders Guide
The BNP Paribas is widely regarded as one of the coolest tournaments. Want to know where to eat? What to do? Our tennis insider breaks down the things to do at the BNP Paribas Tennis Masters.
Stadium 2 & 3 Tickets
Stadiums 2 and 3 are the second and third most important courts respectively after Stadium 1. They typically feature very competitive matches from up and coming players. The seats located nearest the court are reserved seating and require a stadium specific tickets. Both stadiums feature ample seating for grounds pass holders. Reserved tickets to Stadiums 2 and 3 do not allow access to any areas within Stadium 1.
BNP Paribas Grounds Only Passes
BNP Grounds Passes only allow you general admission access to the grounds, but do not grant you access to the main stadium (Stadium 1) where the top matches are played.
How far is Indian Wells from Los Angeles?
Indian Wells is just over 120 miles east of downtown Los Angeles, with most of the trip being on I-10. Riverside is at about the halfway point if you want the best of both worlds.
What are the best hotels by Indians Wells?
If you’re staying in Indian Wells, the hotels in the area are resorts and very nice. Check out the Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort and Spa, as well as the Renaissance Esmeralda. More inexpensive options in Indio include Homewood Suites by Hilton and Comfort Suites in Palm Desert.
Why is it also called the Indian Wells Masters?
The BNP Paribas Open is also commonly called the Indian Wells Masters, which has always been the name for the tournament. The BNP Paribas Open comes from the title sponsor, BNP.
When will the draw be announced?
The draw ceremony will be held on March 10, 2020.
Who are the defending champions?
Dominic Thiem def. Roger Federer for the Men's Singles Title. On the women's side, Bianca Andreescu def. Angelique Kerber for the Women's SIngle's Title.
Where can I find a detailed schedule with player match times.
Following the draw, the Order of Play will be updated daily here.