Ostapenko stuns world No 2 Pliskova at China Open

2019-09-28 15:31

The 2017 French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko dumped world number two Karolina Pliskova out of the China Open on Saturday.

Reigning champion Kvitova makes convincing start in Madrid

2019-05-04 22:14

World number two Petra Kvitova made an impressive start to the defence of her Madrid Open title by beating America's Sofia Kenin 6-1, 6-4 on Saturday.

Konta on the rise in WTA rankings

2017-01-16 14:36

Britain's Johanna Konta has moved up one place to ninth in the latest WTA rankings released fter winning her second WTA title in Sydney.

Ana Ivanovic set to retire?

2016-12-28 07:20

Ana Ivanovic has fuelled speculation that she will announce her retirement after taking to Twitter to say that she will reveal some "important" news.

Azarenka confirms birth of child

2016-12-20 12:25

Former world No 1 tennis player Victoria Azarenka has confirmed via social media that she has given birth to her first child, a boy, with partner Billy McKeague.

Muguruza romps into Tokyo quarters

2016-09-22 15:24

Garbine Muguruza exacted revenge by thrashing Anastasija Sevastova to reach the Pan Pacific Open quarter-finals.

Williams into Toronto semis

2015-08-15 08:11

Serena Williams continued her march towards her fourth Toronto title on Friday as she advanced to the semi-finals.

Serena stays atop rankings

2015-03-02 14:33

Serena Williams of the United States remains number one in an unchanged top 10 in the tennis world rankings.

Serena retains top spot

2014-06-23 10:57

Serena Williams of the United States has retained top spot in the latest world rankings release by the WTA.

Serena continues to lead

2014-03-17 14:04

American Serena Williams continues to top the women's tennis rankings released by the WTA on Monday.


Barty's quest for return to No. 1 ended by Kuznetsova

2019-08-17 18:35

Australia's Ashleigh Barty lost the chance to return to the WTA top ranking on Saturday, losing to Russia's Svetlana Kuznetsova.

Wozniacki on the rise in WTA rankings

2017-02-20 14:20

Caroline Wozniacki has moved up to 15th place in the latest WTA rankings after the Dane reached the final of the Qatar Open.

Bouchard not listening to 'haters'

2017-01-13 09:26

Canadian starlet Eugenie Bouchard says she has learnt to take no notice of the "haters", revealing she has spoken with young gun Nick Kyrgios.

Kvitova attacked by knife-wielding burglar

2016-12-20 13:10

Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova was injured after an attack by a knife-wielding burglar at her home in the Czech town of Prostejov.

Kerber Queen of WTA standings

2016-11-07 14:23

Germany's US Open winner Angelique Kerber remains atop the WTA world standings and will therefore finish 2016 in first position.

WTA chief Allaster to resign

2015-09-22 20:09

WTA CEO Stacey Allaster will resign from the organisation next month for personal reasons,

Sharapova second-best in rankings

2015-05-18 13:15

Maria Sharapova of Russia has jumped into second place in the Serena Williams-dominated WTA rankings.

Pironkova wins again

2015-01-14 17:30

Tsvetana Pironkova has stretched her international winning streak to 14 matches with a victory over Barbora Zahlavova Strycova.

Serena tops WTA rankings

2014-04-14 12:13

Serena Williams continued to hold a huge lead over Li Na in the latest women's tennis rankings issued by the WTA.

Sharapova hires Groeneveld

2013-11-22 10:32

Former world No 1 Maria Sharapova has hired Sven Groeneveld, one-time mentor of Monica Seles and Mary Pierce, as her new coach.

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