Serena makes it to Indian Wells last 16

  • Serena Williams has made it to the last 16 at Indian Wells. Williams defeated Kazakhstan’s Zarina Diyas by 6-2 6-0. She will now compete against fellow American Sloane Stephens.  Williams, who was booed and heckled in 2001, had boycotted the event for 14 years. However, the tennis star has said that she is now at ease at playing at the California tournament. Stephens defeated Svetlana Kuznetsova and will now be meeting Williams.