Pliskova wins in Brisbane to fire Australian Open warning

2020-01-12 09:07

Karolina Pliskova won her second consecutive Brisbane International title when she downed Madison Keys in a three-set final on Sunday.

'Still a lot of fire': Sharapova accepts Brisbane wildcard

2019-12-31 13:14

Former world number one Maria Sharapova said Tuesday she still had "a lot of fire" as she attempts to resurrect her career after an injury-plagued 2019.

Top-ranked Barty named WTA Player of the Year

2019-12-11 22:19

Australian Ashleigh Barty, whose breakout 2019 campaign included a French Open crown and world number one ranking, is the WTA Player of the Year.

Osaka ends Wozniacki's China Open reign

2019-10-05 16:09

Naomi Osaka will face Ashleigh Barty in the final of the China Open after powering to a convincing win over title-holder Caroline Wozniacki.

Zheng sets up San Jose final against Sabalenka

2019-08-04 08:14

China's Zheng Saisai surprised seventh-seeded Maria Sakkari 7-6 (7/5), 6-2 on Saturday at the WTA tournament in San Jose, California.

Australian Barty on top of the tennis world

2019-06-23 16:26

Ashleigh Barty became only the second Australian woman to top the world rankings when she won the Birmingham WTA title.

Teichmann outlasts Muchova in Prague to win first title

2019-05-04 15:24

Jil Teichmann, ranked 146th in the world, won her first WTA title on Saturday when she beat Karolina Muchova in the Prague Open final.

Osaka will learn to deal with fame says Nishikori

2019-02-24 15:25

Kei Nishikori is confident his Japanese compatriot Naomi Osaka will learn to cope with pressure as she deals deal with her new elite status in tennis.

Wozniacki pulls out of Dubai Open

2019-02-18 20:07

Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki withdrew from the Dubai Championships on Monday due to a viral illness.

Halep's reign as world No 1 comes to an end

2019-01-23 07:26

Petra Kvitova's surging win over Ashleigh Barty to make the Australian Open semi-finals ensured Simona Halep's reign as world number one is over.

 

Serena donates winners cheque to Australia fire victims

2020-01-12 09:05

An emotional Serena Williams donated her $43 000 winner's cheque from the WTA Auckland Classic to the Australian bushfire relief fund.

Sharapova returns to action in Brisbane

2019-12-31 06:38

Former world number one Maria Sharapova will open her 2020 campaign in Brisbane after being awarded a wild card by organisers.

Thunberg sets an example to teenage tennis star Gauff

2019-10-17 13:03

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg has been a major inspiration to American teenage tennis sensation Coco Gauff.

Garbine Muguruza out of China Open - at 02:31!

2019-09-29 06:38

China Open organisers faced questions after two-time Grand Slam champion Garbine Muguruza lost in a match which did not start until nearly 01:00 on Sunday.

Rybakina too strong for new mother Tig in Bucharest

2019-07-21 18:57

Elena Rybakina opened her WTA account with a comprehensive victory over the unranked Romanian Patricia Tig in the Bucharest Open final.

Sharapova has 'expectations' for return from 5-month absence

2019-06-16 20:46

Maria Sharapova said on Sunday that she has "expectations" for herself ahead of her return from a five-month injury absence in Mallorca next week.

Federer heaps praise on Swiss star Bencic

2019-02-27 14:17

Roger Federer is both surprised and overjoyed by fellow Swiss star Belinda Bencic's recent upturn in form.

Kvitova, Halep, Pliskova blow into quarters in windy Dubai

2019-02-20 14:16

Former titleholders Petra Kvitova and Simona Halep battled through brisk desert winds to advance into the quarter-finals of the Dubai Championships.

Epic Serena match left me drained, says Pliskova

2019-01-24 13:21

Karolina Pliskova says her miracle Australian Open comeback against Serena Williams left her physically and mentally drained.

Serena juggernaut rolls into Aussie Open last 16

2019-01-19 07:01

Serena Williams swatted aside Ukrainian teenager Dayana Yastremska to power into the Australian Open last 16 on Saturday.

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