Great news for Argentina Paula Ormaechea. The current number 222 of the world ranking entered the Indian Wells qualifier after several losses in the tournament.
After having played in the US Open qualy, the Sunchalense played the WTA125 in Karlsruhe and the ITF in Spain and Portugal. In the first and second she was eliminated in her debut while in the second, she reached the round of 16.
Ormaechea will also play Indian Wells again after six years. In 2015 he also played the qualifying stage and lost in his first game to Michelle Larcher de Brito. His best participation was the first round of the main draw in 2014.