After Unceremonious Exit, Tournament at Indian Wells Moves On

Tommy Haas, a German-American player who competes sporadically on tour when not restricted by injuries, has filled the breach left by Moore’s resignation, becoming the tournament’s new director in June. Moore submitted his resignation to the event’s billionaire owner, Larry Ellison, 36 hours after his statements.

Those remarks drew the outrage of Serena Williams, the runner-up last year, and her reaction was quickly echoed by others around women’s tennis. When the WTA and ATP tours shifted to Key Biscayne, Fla., conversation lingered on Moore and the topic of equal prize money, but only for a few days.

“I think it was a really stressful situation, or just a situation that was talked about a lot, and then sort of just…

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