13th of March 2017 - Written by Wayne Jackson of WTByWayne.

Kiki Mladenovic has knocked former champion Simona Halep out of BNP Paribas Open, Indian Wells

Kristina Mladenovic kept up her amazing form in the California desert, knocking out No.4 seed and 2015 champion Simona Halep. Kiki won the match in straight sets 6-3 6-3 to reach the last 16 of the BNP Paribas Open, Indian Wells.

Kristina took to Twitter saying "Big win today against Simona! Happy to be into the fourth round here @BNPPARIBASOPEN #MyGame #forza".

Kiki's roar and tennis fist pump.