The BNP Paribas Open is an annual hard-court tennis tournament which is held in Indian Wells, California. Many people consider it as “The Grand Slam of the West”, and this event is the fifth most-attended tournament next to Grand Slams. The event is first of the nine ATP World Tour Masters 1000 events and showcases the best men’s and women’s players. This is a Premier Mandatory event on the Women’s tour.
The Mutua Madrileña Madrid Open is an annual clay-court tennis tournament which is held in Madrid, Spain. The event boasts of world’s best male and female tennis players, and the tournament is classified as ATP World Tour Masters 1000 for men and a Premier Mandatory event on women’s circuit. The old “Masters Series de Madrid”, began back in 2002 and there has never been a same winner since then.