Yuki Bhambri will now face eighth-seed American Jack Sock, who had received a bye in the first round.
Roger Federer needs to advance to the quarter-finals in Florida to hold on to his number one ranking, or face being supplanted by old rival Rafael Nadal in top spot.
Serena Williams crashed out of the Miami Open in the first round here Wednesday, slumping to a straight sets defeat against Japan's Naomi Osaka in the latest setback to the former world number one's comeback.
Caroline Wozniacki says it would be "impossible" for her to follow Serena Williams' lead and return to tennis after giving birth.
Ana Ivanovic tweeted a photo of a room decorated with teddy bears and a sign welcoming their child.
Tennis great Martina Navratilova accused the BBC Monday of a "shocking" pay gap which saw her fellow Wimbledon pundit John McEnroe paid at least 10 times more than her
Juan Martin del Potro survived three match points before claiming the championship in a third-set tie-breaker.
Juan Martin del Potro is looking for his 22nd career and second straight ATP title in a row after winning earlier this month in Acapulco.
Milos Raonic didn't play in Indian Wells last year because of a string of injuries and surgeries that decimated his season.
Tommy Haas reached a career-high number two ranking in 2002 and finished eight seasons ranked in the top 20.
Roger Federer, who is seeking a record sixth Indian Wells title, extended his win streak to 16 straight matches.
Venus Williams, who at 37 is the oldest player in the women's draw, has played sparingly this year but is just beginning to step up her game
Kasatkina recorded her second straight win over Wozniacki, having also beaten the reigning Australian Open champ at the St. Petersburg tournament last month.
World No. 8 Del Potro extended his win streak over the Spaniard to five straight matches, winning 6-4, 7-6 (7/3) at the ATP Tour hardcourt tournament here Tuesday.
Roger Federer continues to defy the ageing process as he needed just 58 minutes to overpower the Serb with a brilliant display of Swiss timing.
It was the first meeting between the two Williams sisters since they clashed in the final of the 2017 Australian Open.
In a stunning performance, the 110th-ranked Yuki Bhambri dispatched the ninth seeded Frenchman 6-4, 6-4 in an hour and 19 minutes.
Simona Halep improved to 16-1 on the season and said her confidence is what keeps her going in tight matches.