Federer returned to stadium court on Sunday afternoon and needed an hour to close out his second-round victory 6-3, 7-6 (8/6).
In the next round, he faces Jeremy Chardy, who beat fellow Frenchman Adrian Mannarino 7-5, 4-6, 6-1.
Taro Daniel, a 109th-ranked qualifier, upset five-time Indian Wells champion Novak Djokovic 7-6 (3), 4-6, 6-1.
Federer blasted six aces, had one double fault and won 89 percent of his first serve points, losing just three points on his serve the entire match.
"I probably won't play in the very beginning, you know, meaning Monaco", he said at the Indian Wells Masters.
It was clear early that Djokovic didn't have anything close to his best game, in spite of holding a 5-2 lead in the first set.
"I just completely lost rhythm, everything, struggled a little bit with the health the last couple of weeks".
Holder Roger Federer avoided the same fate as Djokovic, though the Swiss top seed was pushed hard by Argentine Federico Delbonis in a match that was completed on Sunday after being halted by rain on Saturday.
Bills trade QB Tyrod Taylor to Browns for draft pick He has topped 1,000 yards receiving in each of his four pro seasons, amassing 309 receptions for 4,579 yards and 32 touchdowns. On offense (besides quarterback), expect the Jets to be aggressive at running back, center and possibly wide receiver.
Woods, Els to captain Australia Presidents Cup The two players infamously went head-to-head in a play-off in the 2003 Presidents Cup after the match ended in a 17-17 tie . Els will take over the global lead reins from Zimbabwean Nick Price.
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Djokovic was makings his first appearance since being stunned by Hyeon Chung at the Australian Open. "It gave me a ton of inspiration for my upcoming matches", he said.
"And even though you don't have pain, you're still thinking about it, because it's been something that I have been feeling and dragging for over two years".
"I made so many unforced errors that it was just one of those days where you are not able to find the rhythm from the baseline, especially from the backhand side". When you do come back from injury or when you haven't played in a long time, it just takes extra effort. "He's only going to get better from here".
"For me it felt like the first match I ever played on the Tour", said Djokovic.
South African seventh seed Kevin Anderson also prevailed in his second round match, 7-5 6-4 over Russian Evgeny Donskoy.
The Serb failed to serve out the first set, growing the internal seed of doubt and emboldening Daniel, who at last year's US Open took a set from eventual champion Rafael Daniel.
The legend that is the one and only Mark Hamill is coming to Ireland to help us bring in our biggest national holiday . There's a roughly 30-year gap between the end of Return of the Jedi and The Force Awakens .
What's the same, at least in Sunday's two-hour taped-auditions première? The new judges, like the old ones, are also mostly OK. They are not as pointed as they could be in offering criticism, which in turns takes some of the shine off their praise.
Sevilla stayed fifth but 11 points behind Valencia in the fight for a Champions League spot next season. I want to reach the final five rounds with chances. "If that happens, we will talk of something else".
This is what happened to Charles Wallace who is adopted in the film versus being the biological child of the Murrys in the book. The worlds are expansive and varied and would be interesting if the film stuck to them for more than 10 minutes at a time .
The plotline of Omerta revolves around the real life story of British terrorist of Pakistani descent Ahmed Omar Saeed Sheikh. While its trailer will be launched on March 14, the makers, for now, have shared the first official poster of Omerta .
Chris Mellon, a TTSA advisor and former deputy assistant secretary of defense for intelligence in the Clinton and George W. Newly declassified video footage shows Navy pilots sighting an unknown craft that some speculate is of alien origin.
German prosecutors deemed Groening to be fit enough to go to prison as long as there was appropriate medical care. At his trial, he said he witnessed individual atrocities, but did not acknowledge participating in any crimes.
Following Liverpool's 2-1 defeat to Manchester United , runaway leaders City are 18 points clear of the Reds with a game in hand. Roberto Firmino has revealed who his preference in terms of who Liverpool will draw in Champions League quarter-final.
Richard Sherman Signs 3-Year Deal With 49ers
The sports news website said that Sherman's release will not be the last for the team's veteran players. Sherman was still playing at a high level when an achilles injury ended his season in Seattle early.
Bride on way to wedding arrested for DUI after vehicle crash
Scott also said the 32-year-old did not take a breath test so there are no preliminary blood alcohol concentration (BAC) results. A bride-to-be in Arizona was arrested en route to her wedding on Monday for allegedly driving under the influence.
Apple Maps shows you the nearest bike-sharing stations
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Randle, Lakers stomp Cavs
Cleveland was dominated on the glass during the game, with Los Angeles holding a 51-37 advantage on the rebounding front. The Lakers' solid effort against Cleveland underlined that notion, for whatever it's worth in James' mind.
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