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.

Naomi Osaka appears on cover of TIME magazine

2019-01-11 13:50

Naomi Osaka finally got the credit she deserves when she appeared on the cover of the January issue of TIME magazine.

Report recommends new approach to stamp out corruption in tennis

2018-12-19 20:04

A report on the integrity of tennis has recommended an overhaul of attempts to tackle corruption in the sport.

Injured Keys pulls out of WTA Elite Trophy semi

2018-11-03 12:19

Sixth seed Madison Keys pulled out of the WTA Elite Trophy in China with a knee injury on Saturday.


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.

Serena hails rule changes to protect mothers in tennis

2018-12-27 11:52

Serena Williams has described the new changes to the 'Special Ranking' rule introduced by the WTA for 2019 as "great".

WTA confirms reforms for returning players' rankings

2018-12-18 06:41

A series of rule changes making it easier for women to return after pregnancy or injury was ratified by the Women's Tennis Association.

Svitolina overcomes Bertens in gruelling WTA semi

2018-10-27 15:46

A determined Elina Svitolina has overcome the relentless power of Kiki Bertens during a gruelling WTA Finals semi-final in Singapore.

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