Indian Wells Gallery: Shining Off The Court
From adventures in the sky to stars shining on the ground - and some Little Stars shining too - there has been a lot going on off the court at the BNP Paribas Open.
Published March 15, 2014 12:10
Before the tournament began, Lucie Safarova went on the ride of a lifetime above Indian Wells...
Safarova and her team went up in the sky on a hot air balloon - it was her first time riding one.
Safarova ended up pushing Simona Halep to three tough sets in the third round before falling.
The Czech also nearly upset Li Na in the third round of the Aussie Open - Li went on to the title...
Lauren Davis posed for a photo after her huge win over Victoria Azarenka on Salute To Heroes Night.
Agnieszka Radwanska celebrated her birthday and got a special surprise from the Cheesecake Factory.
She also met kids from Andrea Jaeger's Little Star Foundation - Jaeger is a former World No.2.
Zheng Jie took some time out to sign autographs and pose for photos at the USANA booth on Sunday.
Zheng is a USANA Brand Ambassador. USANA has been the Official Health Supplier of the WTA since 2006.
During the BNP Paribas Open, USANA and the WTA announced their deal has extended through 2016.
Zheng is a two-time Grand Slam semifinalist - at Wimbledon in 2008 and the Australian Open in 2010.
Simona Halep is another WTA star who stopped off at the USANA booth. She went there on Saturday.
Halep met fans, posed for pictures and signed autographs - she made a lot of young fans happy...
... including this one.
On Monday, Halep will become the highest-ranked Romanian in WTA history - she will be the World No.5.