INDIAN WELLS, Calif. — The BNP Paribas Open, set to begin this week, has been postponed after a case of coronavirus was confirmed in the Coachella Valley.
The Riverside County Public Health Department declared a public health emergency for the desert cities located 110 miles east of Los Angeles, including Indian Wells.
That's where the ATP and WTA tours were to play the two-week tennis tournament.
Tournament director Tommy Haas says organizers are prepared to play the event on a different date and will explore options.
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