Caroline Wozniacki takes time to sign autographs for the fans.
What a stadium! All players love to be here and love to play in the main stadium in front of a special crowd here at Indian Wells. It was another early day that began with Sorana Cirstea. My colleague Sven Groeneveld and I were on court with her together with her full-time coach Victor Ionita.
Mats at the main stadium court at Indian Wells Tennis Garden.
Hello all, The BNP Paribas Open unofficially started yesterday. The qualifying matches were going all day. The men’s main draw event starts Friday, and the women’s main draw event in Wednesday. Most of the main draw players do come here nearly a week before they start. Not only because it is so beautiful, but also […]
Women's Australian Open trophy
My name is Mats Merkel, I am a 28-year-old tennis coach working on the tennis tour traveling about 25-30 weeks a year. For the past six years I have been working for the adidas player development program, a team that includes 4 coaches: Sven Groeneveld, Darren Cahill, Gil Reyes and me. Within this time I […]