In a few days, BNP Paribas Open 2021 will start. And today we will see the major celebrities that got wild card invitations for the tournament.
All four major grand slams are now finished. Players had a great journey in four tournaments. We saw many celebrities fallen and witnessed many rising stars in tennis. The year we have also seen the greatest athletic event of all time the Olympics.
After all of this, the fun and excitement aren’t still leave us. Besides the great four grand slams tournament, one of the most notable tournaments is BNP Paribas Open which is also known as the Indian Wells. It’s a Master 1000 event in the men’s tour and WTA 1000 event for the women’s tour.
1. Andy Murray
In our first list, we have Andy Murray. The British player is a legend himself. He owned three grad slum and two Olympic gold medals. He has a very good successful career line in tennis.
But sadly Murray didn’t start this season as his fans expected. He went home from Wimbledon in round 3. The same bad luck happened to him US Open too. He lost the tournament in round 1. Now the British star is trying hard to get back on his feet.
And he did manage to show amazing performance. He will join the BNP Paribas Open from the San Diego Open. He reached to final of that tournament. But sadly lose to Casper Ruud.
Murray last play in BNP Paribas Open in 2017. He reached the semifinals in 2015 which is his highest ranking in the Indian Wells. He got the wild card invitation yesterday. This time Murray will finish his unfinished business.
2. Kim Clijsters
On our second list, we have the format number 1 ranking tennis star, Kim Clijsters. She is one of the biggest celebrities of tennis. She played in a very unique way. Especially her long shots are killer on the courts.
She got the wild cards invitation too. And she is also coming from the San Diego Open. Clijsters played amazingly in the San Diego Opens but she lost to Su-wei Hsieh.
Clijsters had a very good run in BNP Paribas Opens too. She first started to play in the BNP Paribas tournament in 2000. She lost her first journey of Indian Wells tour in round 16. In the very next she was the runners-up champion of Paribas Open 2001. She finally won the trophy two years later in 2003. She again won the BNP. Champion cup in 2005. She last participle in Indian Wells in 2011. Her return to the BNP tournament will surely cheer up her fans.
3. Emma Raducanu
The cute 18 years old girls Emma Raducanu, won the heart of every tennis lover after she won the US Open 2021. She wasn’t a notable player before the US Open. But now the British celebrity is all over the news. She is now probably the most loveable person in the UK. She played rackets a few days ago with the Queen of England. Plus, her astonishing presence in James Bond: No Time to Die premier was absolutely mind-blowing.
Emma got the wild card entry for BNP Paribas Open 2021. She is now the top seed in Indian Wells. She is also qualified for the Kremlin Cup in Moscow and the Transylvania Open in Romania later in October. Doesn’t know of Moscow, but Raducanu showed huge excitement about the Transylvania Open cause this is her father’s homeland.