With seven players in the Top 100, Romanian tennis is currently enjoying one of the most successful periods in its history. And someone who has more than played their part in putting Romania on the WTA map is Alexandra Dulgheru. However, the two-time title winner and former World No.26 is a bit short on form and confidence at present, having won just one main draw match this year. Meeting her first up in Indian Wells, though, is Irina Falconi, another player struggling for wins. The American wildcard starts as underdog, but with the help of a fast court and a partisan crowd she has the tools to spring an upset.