ARTICLES RELATING TO WTA TOUR

Scheepers boosts SA Fed Cup

2015-01-28 14:33

Emboldened by the return of Chani Scheepers, coach Earl Grainger says the SA Fed Cup team will gain promotion to Group 1.

Serena to face teenager Keys

2015-01-28 06:56

Serena Williams shot down Dominika Cibulkova to set up an all-American Australian Open semi-final with teenager Madison Keys.

Sharapova floors Bouchard

2015-01-27 07:01

Russian second seed Maria Sharapova bundled out Canada's Eugenie Bouchard in to cruise into the Australian Open semi-finals.

Bouchard up next for Sharapova

2015-01-25 08:32

Russia's Maria Sharapova was all business as she raced into the Australian Open quarter-finals.

Venus Williams dreams big

2015-01-24 14:04

Venus Williams insisted she was not at the Australian Open to make up the numbers after making the last 16 at Melbourne Park.

Azarenka battles into Last 16

2015-01-24 11:17

Two-time Australian Open champion Victoria Azarenka continued her comeback with victory over Barbora Zahlavova Strycova.

Azarenka ends Wozniacki's hopes

2015-01-22 12:17

Comeback queen Victoria Azarenka has bundled eighth seed Caroline Wozniacki out of the Australian Open.

Federer, Sharapova cruise

2015-01-19 14:53

Big guns Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Maria Sharapova successfully blasted their way into the Australian Open second round.

Li Na announces she's pregnant

2015-01-19 10:53

Retired two-time Grand Slam champion, China's Li Na, has announced she is expecting her first child.

All-Czech final in Sydney

2015-01-15 13:31

Petra Kvitova will play Czech compatriot Karolina Pliskova in the final of the Sydney International.

Scheepers back after 10 years

2015-01-13 14:55

South Africa's top female tennis player Chanelle Scheepers is back in the Fed Cup team for the first time in 10 years.

Sharapova closes in on Serena

2015-01-12 12:38

Brisbane champion Maria Sharapova has closed in on world No 1 Serena Williams in the latest WTA rankings.

Sharapova wins Brisbane title

2015-01-10 14:35

Maria Sharapova has defeated Ana Ivanovic in the final in Brisbane in a display that bodes well for her Australian Open chances.

Venus triumphs over Wozniacki

2015-01-10 07:43

Venus Williams bounced back from a disastrous first set to beat top seed Caroline Wozniacki in the Auckland Classic final.

Seeds tumble in Brisbane

2015-01-04 17:19

The Brisbane International lost two of its top seeds when Germany's Andrea Petkovic and Jelena Jankovic of Serbia crashed out.

Navratilova ties the knot

2014-12-22 14:22

Tennis legend Martina Navratilova has married her long-term partner Julia Lemigova in New York.

Radwanska hires Navratilova

2014-12-09 09:23

2012 Wimbledon finalist Agnieszka Radwanska has confirmed Martina Navratilova as her coaching advisor for 2015.

Kvitova seals Fed Cup title

2014-11-09 17:36

Petra Kvitova has sealed the Fed Cup title for the Czech Republic after beating Germany's Angelique Kerber.

Petkovic wins title in Sofia

2014-11-02 21:47

Andrea Petkovic has clawed her way back to beat Flavia Pennetta in the WTA Tournament of Champions final.

Navarro, Muguruza into semis

2014-11-01 07:39

Carla Suarez Navarro, Garbine Muguruza and Flavia Pennetta completed the semi-final line-up at the WTA Tournament of Champions.

Kvitova chosen to lead Czechs

2014-10-29 17:24

Following an early exit from the WTA Finals, Petra Kvitova will lead the Czech Republic in the Fed Cup final against Germany.

Tarpischev approached by IOC

2014-10-27 18:14

The IOC ethics commission have contacted Shamil Tarpischev to explain his comments about Venus and Serena Williams.

Serena passes Wozniacki test

2014-10-25 11:36

Serena Williams has regained her composure to beat Caroline Wozniacki and reach the title match at the WTA Finals.

Serena rebounds in Singapore

2014-10-23 15:47

Serena Williams has rebounded from the worst beating of her professional career to rout Eugenie Bouchard at the WTA Finals.

Ivanovic enjoys underdog role

2014-10-22 18:01

Ana Ivanovic was delighted to revel in the underdog role after she beat Eugenie Bouchard at the WTA Finals.

 

Teenager Keys outshines Venus

2015-01-28 10:39

American teenager Madison Keys defeated her childhood idol Venus Williams to make the Australian Open semi-finals.

Czechs without Kvitova, Safarova

2015-01-27 14:28

Holders the Czech Republic will miss their top players Petra Kvitova and Lucie Safarova for the Fed Cup first-round tie in Canada.

Serena, Venus shine Down Under

2015-01-26 17:28

Serena Williams again left it late before storming into the Australian Open quarter-finals, as sister Venus returned to the big time.

Kvitova dumped from Oz Open

2015-01-24 14:31

Czech fourth seed Petra Kvitova crashed out of the Australian Open, falling to unseeded American teenager Madison Keys.

Azarenka turns grunter, curser

2015-01-24 12:47

Victoria Azarenka will no longer bite her tongue or try to fit into any media-trained "image" as she makes her way on the WTA Tour.

Navratilova gives Radwanska edge

2015-01-24 11:14

Agnieszka Radwanska revealed tips from the Martina Navratilova were turbocharging her quest for a maiden Grand Slam.

Serena sweeps to victory

2015-01-20 11:33

Serena Williams was dragged into a scrap by Belgian Alison Van Uytvanck before reaching the second round of the Australian Open.

Kvitova a winner in Sydney

2015-01-19 10:58

Petra Kvitova won the Sydney International title, beating fellow Czech Karolina Pliskova in the final.

Serena seeded to face Wozniacki

2015-01-16 07:29

Serena Williams faces a potential rematch of her US Open final against Caroline Wozniacki in the quarter-finals of the Australian Open.

Azarenka misses out on Oz seed

2015-01-14 10:12

Victoria Azarenka has missed out on a seeding at the Australian Open after falling in the rankings in the first weeks of 2015.

Sharapova to spearhead Russia

2015-01-13 14:33

World No 2 Maria Sharapova will spearhead Russia in their Fed Cup opening round match against Poland in Krakow from March 7-8.

Stosur seeks help for 'choking'

2015-01-12 12:02

Australia's Samantha Stosur has revealed she almost quit tennis last year as she continues to battle mental demons.

Radwanska downs Serena

2015-01-10 13:56

Poland's Agnieszka Radwanska has defeated world No 1 Serena Williams in the final of the Hopman Cup in Perth.

Listless Williams goes down

2015-01-07 07:44

World No 1 Serena Williams complained of tiredness after being trounced by Canadian Eugenie Bouchard at Hopman Cup.

Poles shine at Hopman Cup

2015-01-04 17:15

The Poland pairing of Agnieszka Radwanska and Jerzy Janowicz made a perfect start to the mixed teams Hopman Cup in Perth.

Kvitova eyes world No 1 spot

2014-12-12 13:13

Reigning Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic will be keeping an eye on the world No 1 spot in 2015.

Halep to headline Sydney bill

2014-11-22 08:42

Organisers of the Sydney International have confirmed that Simona Halep and Petra Kvitova will headline the event.

Fed Cup final lead for Czechs

2014-11-08 16:15

Petra Kvitova and Lucie Safarova gave the Czech Republic a 2-0 lead over Germany in the Fed Cup final in Prague.

Pennetta v Petkovic in Sofia

2014-11-01 23:50

Flavia Pennetta has set up a championship clash with Andrea Petkovic in the final of the WTA Tournament of Champions.

Lisicki to make Fed Cup return

2014-10-29 19:00

Sabine Lisicki, the world number 27, will make her return to the German team for the Fed Cup final against the Czech Republic.

Cibulkova off to solid start

2014-10-29 00:07

Dominika Cibulkova has romped to a straight sets win at the start of the season-ending WTA Tournament of Champions.

Halep thumps Radwanska

2014-10-25 14:00

Simona Halep has crushed Agnieszka Radwanska to join Serena Williams in the championship decider at the WTA Finals.

Serena receives apology

2014-10-23 17:04

Serena Williams has received a written apology from Shamil Tarpischev for offensive comments he made towards her and her sister.

Williams assured of No 1 spot

2014-10-23 12:26

Serena Williams clinched the year-end world No 1 ranking when Maria Sharapova lost for a second time at the WTA Finals.

Ivanovic finally off the mark

2014-10-22 17:00

Ana Ivanovic has recovered from her opening loss to beat an out-of-sorts Eugenie Bouchard at the WTA Finals.

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