Taiwan tennis ace Hsieh Su-wei has advanced to the semifinals in the women''s doubles event at the Indian Wells Masters in the U.S. But Hsieh''s victory was not the only thing that delighted fans. In a post-game interview on the court, the 35-year-old Hsinchu native showed up wearing a striking green dinosaur hat. Let''s hear the reason behind the interesting look.

Hsieh Su-wei

Tennis player

Well, this is from the physio room. They’ve been helping us for the whole year. They are working so hard, and they give me this. Yesterday, the girl was wearing this, it was her birthday. So she request, so I think “OK, I’ll do it!”

Hsieh held her audience rapt during the interview and also during the quarterfinals game. She and her Belgian Partner, Elise Mertens fended off Canada''s Leylah Fernandez and the U.S.'' Coco Gauff in straight sets of 7-5 and 6-4 to secure their spot in the semifinals.