ARTICLES RELATING TO WTA TOUR

Serena's intimidation factor 'slowly disappearing'

2019-08-21 12:21

Serena Williams has struggled to replicate her dominant form of the past because "her intimidation factor is slowly disappearing".

New coach to join Sharapova ahead of US Open

2019-08-16 14:18

Maria Sharapova will continue to work with coach Riccardo Piatti at the US Open as she tries to recover some of her former glory.

Sharapova opens up on confidence struggles

2019-08-06 12:28

Maria Sharapova has given a candid interview in which she admitted her confidence has taken a bit of a battering as she struggles to regain her form.

Kvitova withdraws from Toronto, Williams seeded

2019-08-02 15:34

Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova has withdrawn from next week's Rogers Cup in Toronto after failing to recover from an injury.

Van Uytvanck beats Minnen in a love match

2019-07-29 18:45

When Alison Van Uytvanck took on Greet Minnen in the WTA tournament in Karlsruhe there was more to the match than a place in the second round.

Visa issues end Kuznetsova's Washington title repeat bid

2019-07-25 19:17

Russia's Svetlana Kuznetsova will not defend her title at next week's WTA Washington Open after problems obtaining an entry visa.

Ferro, Cornet to contest all-French final in Lausanne

2019-07-20 17:49

Fiona Ferro will take on Alize Cornet in the first WTA final of her career in Lausanne after seeing off Bernarda Pera in the last four.

Serena has lost 'intimidation' factor, says Halep

2019-07-13 23:03

Simona Halep believes that Serena Williams has lost the intimidation factor that once condemned rivals to defeat even before they set foot on court.

Halep stuns Serena to lift Wimbledon title

2019-07-13 16:09

Simona Halep became the first Romanian woman to win Wimbledon as she shattered Serena Williams' bid for Grand Slam history with a shock victory.

Serena in 'good place and pain-free' at Wimbledon

2019-07-11 15:43

Serena Williams is in a good place, pain-free at last and 100 percent focused on winning Wimbledon, said her coach, Patrick Mouratoglou.

 

Barty rallies to win, sustains bid to return to No 1

2019-08-16 19:16

Australia's Ashleigh Barty kept alive her quest for a return to the world No 1 ranking by advancing to the WTA Cincinnati Masters semi-finals.

Pliskova keeps No 1 hopes alive by reaching Toronto quarters

2019-08-08 20:04

Karolina Pliskova kept the pressure on Naomi Osaka in the battle to take the world number one ranking by reaching the quarter-finals in Toronto.

Sakkari rallies to topple Svitolina in San Jose

2019-08-03 08:49

Seventh-seeded Maria Sakkari rallied to topple top-seeded Elina Svitolina and reach the semi-finals of the Silicon Valley Classic.

Sharapova, Venus get wildcards for Cincinnati event

2019-07-29 20:47

ormer world number ones Maria Sharapova and Venus Williams were given wildcard entries into next month's WTA Cincinnati tournament.

Teen star Coco returns in Washington qualifying

2019-07-26 21:10

Coco Gauff, the 15-year-old American who breezed into the Wimbledon last 16 this month, will return in qualifying at the WTA Washington Open.

Brazil's Maia suspended after failed drugs test

2019-07-24 21:05

Brazil's Beatriz Haddad Maia has been provisionally suspended for failing a drugs test, just three weeks after one of her greatest results.

Osaka: I have to be the best or I'm going to be homeless

2019-07-17 22:03

Naomi Osaka may be woefully out of form, but the two-time Grand Slam winner is still hungry for success.

Halep leaves beaten Serena 'like deer in headlights'

2019-07-13 17:31

Simona Halep said she had "never played better" after shattering Serena Williams' latest bid, storming to a sensational win in the Wimbledon final.

Strycova bounces back to reach doubles final

2019-07-12 17:52

Barbora Strycova rebounded from the disappointment of losing in the singles semi-finals at Wimbledon to reach the final of the women's doubles.

Pliskova into Wimbledon last 16

2019-07-05 16:37

Czech third seed Karolina Pliskova reached the Wimbledon fourth round for the second successive year with a win over Hsieh Su-wei of Taiwan.

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