Cirstea stuns Karolina Pliskova in Beijing

2017-10-05 09:25

Former No 1 and fourth seed became the latest high-profile casualty at the China Open, going out in the third round to unseeded Sorana Cirstea.

Pliskova carves out win in Wuhan

2017-09-26 12:36

Karolina Pliskova triumphed over China's Zhang Shuai in the Wuhan Open second round after a tense three-set battle.

Pliskova overpowers Linette to reach quarters

2017-09-20 10:08

Second-seeded Karolina Pliskova has overpowered Magda Linette of Poland to advance to the quarter-finals of the Pan Pacific Open.

Pliskova undaunted by fall from No. 1 after Open loss

2017-09-06 21:46

Karolina Pliskova's eight-week run as world number one ended with a loss in a US Open quarter-final.

Top-ranked Pliskova races into US Open QF

2017-09-04 18:42

World number one Karolina Pliskova advanced to the US Open quarter-finals by routing 91st-ranked American Jennifer Brady in just 46 minutes.

Top seed Pliskova grinds past Gibbs

2017-08-31 21:13

World No 1 Karolina Pliskova battled back from a set down to defeat American qualifier Nicole Gibbs and reach the US Open last 32.

Pliskova wins twice to secure No 1 spot

2017-08-19 06:37

Defending champion Karolina Pliskova has won twice in one day for the third time this season, tightening her grip on the world number one ranking.

Pliskova advances as Venus, Kerber are ousted

2017-08-11 07:19

Karolina Pliskova advanced to the quarter-finals of the WTA Toronto hardcourt tournament while a pair of high seeds crashed out.

Pliskova world No 1 as rivals wilt

2017-07-17 13:15

Karolina Pliskova is the new world number one in the latest WTA rankings released on Monday despite never having won a major tournament.

Title favourite Pliskova crashes out of Wimbledon

2017-07-06 19:27

Wimbledon title favourite Karolina Pliskova has crashed to a shock second round defeat against world number 108 Magdalena Rybarikova.


Barty stuns Pliskova to reach Wuhan semis

2017-09-28 14:17

Ashleigh Barty has pulled off a major upset against former world No 1 Karolina Pliskova in the quarter-finals of the Wuhan Open.

Kerber floors Pliskova to book semis spot

2017-09-22 10:40

Former world No 1 Angelique Kerber won a war of attrition with second seed Karolina Pliskova to reach the semi-finals of the Pan Pacific Open.

Karolina Pliskova fires coach David Kotyza

2017-09-15 19:55

Former world No 1 Karolina Pliskova says she's no longer working with coach David Kotyza.

Pliskova hopes to avoid 'Slamless wonders' club

2017-09-05 22:56

Reaching world number one is a blessing if your name is Serena Williams, Steffi Graf, Martina Navratilova or Maria Sharapova, all multiple Grand Slam winners.

Pliskova saves match point, reaches Round 4

2017-09-02 19:49

Karolina Pliskova saved a match point to defeat China's Zhang Shuai and reach the US Open last 16, hanging on to her world No 1 spot in the process.

Pliskova wins at soggy US Open as Nadal, Federer wait

2017-08-29 19:54

World number one Karolina Pliskova, bidding to back up her lofty status with a maiden first Grand Slam title, made a winning start at a soggy US Open.

Pliskova, Halep lead five-woman fight for No 1

2017-08-15 10:08

Five players have a chance to grab the world number one ranking at this week's US Open tuneup event in Cincinnati.

Pliskova into Toronto quarters as Osaka retires

2017-08-10 19:48

World number one Karolina Pliskova advanced to the quarter-finals of the WTA Toronto hardcourt tournament as Naomi Osaka abandoned.

Pliskova new world No 1 after Halep loss

2017-07-11 20:43

Karolina Pliskova became the new world number one on despite tumbling out of Wimbledon in the second round and never having won a Grand Slam.

Pliskova lives up to favourite tag with strong start

2017-07-04 19:34

Karolina Pliskova underlined why she is the bookmakers' favourite to win Wimbledon as the world number three crushed Evgeniya Rodina 6-1, 6-4 in the first round.

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