Monday March 9th, 2015

The Daily Bagel is your dose of the interesting reporting, writing and quipping from around the Internet.

• Christopher Clarey for The New York Times talks to Roger Federer ahead of Indian Wells. He's all about breaking new ground.

• Doug Robson for The New York Times on Mardy Fish's return to competition this week in Indian Wells. 

• The Changeover debates the current state of the U.S. Davis Cup team after two bad losses to Britain. 

• Love this:


• If you missed Sam Querrey's turn on Millionaire Matchmaker, it might be worth catching a re-run:


• Andy Murray was pumped this weekend:

• Francesca Schiavone, ladies and gentlemen:


• ICYMI: Victoria Azarenka crashed SportsCenter this weekend:

• Last week I asked people on Twitter to identify the moment they became hardcore tennis fans. The answers were really great.


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