WTA Tour 2016 schedule

2016-11-14 00:00

The 2016 WTA Tour schedule.

Konta opens Elite Trophy with win over Stosur

2016-11-02 16:00

Top-seeded Johanna Konta opened her Elite Trophy campaign by beating 2011 US Open champion Sam Stosur on Wednesday.

Kerber looks to end year on a high

2016-10-21 11:20

The absence of Serena Williams only means more accolades for the world No 1 Angelique Kerber after her breakout year.

Kerber seals year-ending world No 1 ranking

2016-10-20 21:10

Angelique Kerber, who won two of the season's four Grand Slam titles, secured the year-ending world No 1 ranking on Thursday.

Kerber upset in Hong Kong quarters

2016-10-14 14:01

Top-ranked Angelique Kerber was upset by Daria Gavrilova in the Hong Kong Open quarter-finals.

Kuznetsova breezes into Tianjin Round 2

2016-10-10 14:18

Russian two-time Grand Slam champion Svetlana Kuznetsova breezed through her opening match at the WTA Tianjin Open.

Muguruza, Halep welcome Kerber's rise to No 1

2016-09-29 18:09

World No 5 Simona Halep believes that anyone is capable of becoming the top-ranked player following the downfall of Serena Williams.

Kerber: Every player wants to beat me now

2016-09-27 10:33

Angelique Kerber says everyone wants to beat her now that she is the number one female tennis player in the world.

Jankovic sails through to Guangzhou semis

2016-09-22 15:22

Defending champion Jelena Jankovic beat Sabine Lisicki in the quarter-finals of the WTA Guangzhou International Women's Open Thursday.

Keys withdraws from Connecticut Open

2016-08-22 07:54

Madison Keys has withdrawn from the Connecticut Open after injuring her neck during a practice session.


Konta beats Garcia to advance at Elite Trophy

2016-11-04 16:46

Top-seeded Johanna Konta advanced to the semi-finals of the Elite Trophy by beating Caroline Garcia on Friday.

Calendar changes to come, says WTA CEO

2016-10-26 22:25

The Women's Tennis Association is relooking at its tournament calendar in a bid to avoid the last-minute qualification.

Wozniacki withdraws from Luxembourg Open

2016-10-20 22:14

Caroline Wozniacki withdrew ill from the Luxembourg Open on Thursday, allowing Monica Niculescu to advance to the semis.

Wozniacki back in Top 20 rankings

2016-10-17 13:15

Germany's Angelique Kerber tops Monday's WTA Tour rankings while former world No 1 Caroline Wozniacki returns to the top 20.

Svetlana survives scare in Tianjin

2016-10-14 14:01

World No 8 Svetlana Kuznetsova survived a quarter-final scare against lowly Naomi Osaka at the Tianjin Open on Friday.

Williams cruises through in Hong Kong

2016-10-10 14:00

American second seed Venus Williams cruised into the second round of the Hong Kong Open on Monday.

Kerber survives scare in first match as No 1

2016-09-27 14:11

Angelique Kerber survived a scare in her first match as world number one before beating Kristina Mladenovic in three sets at the Wuhan Open.

Kvitova advances at the Wuhan Open

2016-09-26 09:16

Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova beat Latvian Jelena Ostapenko to book her place in the second round of the Wuhan Open.

Begu on song at Korea Open

2016-09-20 14:03

Top seed Irina-Camelia Begu sailed into the Korea Open second round with an overwhelming win over wildcard Jang Su-Jeong.

Simon to be WTA's new CEO

2015-10-05 20:35

Steve Simon, Indian Wells tournament director, to take over as WTA's new CEO, replacing Stacey Allaster.

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