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Challenge Round: February 12-15, 2010

01-23-2010, 07:01 PM
Dates: February 12–15, 2010
Location: Indian Wells Tennis Garden
Entry Fee: $25
Draw Size: 64 Men and 64 Women
Format: Matches will be the best of three sets with a 10-point Match Tiebreak being played for the 3rd set
Finalists will advance to the BNP Paribas Open Pre-Qualifying event

Entry deadline: Friday, February 5

BNP Paribas Open Announces Fourth Annual Challenge Tournament:

02-15-2010, 03:43 PM
Men's Draw (& Results):

02-16-2010, 07:26 PM Scorteanu falls at BNP Paribas Open challenger
Wire reports • February 16, 2010

At the BNP Paribas Open Challenge Tournament at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden, Jose De Armas topped Andy Scorteanu, the director of tennis at Monterey Country Club, 6-3, 6-2, while Roman Borvanov escaped Brian Battistone 6-4, 6-7 (5), 1-0 (6).

Armas and Borvanov move to the BNP Paribas Open pre-qualifying tournament March 6-7.

For the women, Brittany Augustine beat Sophia Bursulaya, 6-2, 6-2, while Monica Turewicz downed Mary Fallara, 6-4, 6-0.

Augustine and Bursulaya also advance to the pre-qualifying tournament.

The winners receive wildcards into the BNP Paribas Open qualifying tournament.

02-17-2010, 12:55 AM