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Del Potro defeats Federer at Indian Wells.

Juan Martin del Potro defeated World No. 1 Roger Federer 6-4, 6-7 (8), 7-6 (2) to win the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells and his first Masters 1000 trophy.

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After saving three match points in the third set, Juan Martin Del Potro hands Roger Federer his first loss of 2018 in a tiebreaker, and wins his first Masters 1000 title at the BNP Paribas Open. "I am still shaking," Del Potro said after the match. "I cannot believe I'm here with this trophy, beating Roger. I was really hungry after the second set. But I was lucky in the last tiebreak, I play well and finally I got the trophy." Said Federer: "You were the better player at the end today. Well done and enjoy the moment."

Alyssa Roenigk, ESPN The Magazine senior writer

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Del Potro tops Federer, wins BNP Paribas Open.

Juan Martin del Potro defeats Roger Federer in three sets (6-4, 6-7, 7-6) to win the BNP Paribas Open.

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del Potro's tweener all for not, Federer wins point.

During a rally in the second set, Roger Federer sends the ball over the head of Juan Martin del Potro, who happens to pull off a brilliant tweener. Unfortunately, Federer was right there for the return and wins the point.

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del Potro says he fought to beat Federer.

Juan Martin del Potro reacts to defeating Roger Federer in the BNP Paribas Open and explains if he is ready to win grand slams again.

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Indian Wells women's final


World No. 44 Naomi Osaka, 20, wins the first WTA singles title of her young career, beating Daria Kasatkina 6-3, 6-2 in the final of the BNP Paribas Open. "I would like to thank Daria for being super nice and a really cool person," Osaka said through giggles. "I think we are going to play a lot of finals. I'd also like to thank Daria's team because they're super nice, too. I'd like to thank my team for putting up with me." Osaka then thanked her parents, the ball kids, her sponsors and the fans. "This is going to be, like, the worst acceptance speech of all time."

Alyssa Roenigk, ESPN The Magazine senior writer

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