Rublev to take on SA's Harris, Barty sets up Adelaide final

2020-01-17 17:57

Ashleigh Barty will warm up for the Australian Open with a final at the Adelaide International after a comeback win over Danielle Collins.

No longer angry Serena glad to be back in NZ

2020-01-05 21:25

Serena Williams returns to the Auckland WTA Classic for the first time since her "miserable" debut appearance three years ago.

Kerber backs Barty to handle world No 1 pressures

2020-01-04 06:16

Former world No 1 Angelique Kerber knows the pressure of starting a new season, but she is confident Ashleigh Barty can meet the challenge.

Clijsters announces plan to make tour comeback in March

2019-12-23 14:06

Kim Clijsters, who retired for a second time in 2011, confirmed that she was making a comeback starting in Mexico in March.

Strycova mulls one last Wimbledon before retiring

2019-12-13 18:04

Barbora Strycova said she was pondering the doubles title defence at Wimbledon before retiring, a move she has lately been suggesting.

Wozniacki to retire after Australian Open

2019-12-06 17:31

Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki announced that she will retire from tennis after next month's Australian Open.

Suarez Navarro to retire after 2020 season

2019-12-03 15:40

Spanish player Carla Suarez Navarro said that she will retire from the sport at the end of the 2020 season to focus on "other priorities".

Hantuchova believes Serena needs to play more tournaments

2019-11-06 11:21

Serena Williams needs to play in more tournaments in preparation for the Grand Slams, according to former WTA star Daniela Hantuchova.

WTA Finals Kvitova's reward after fitness fight

2019-10-21 16:33

A slot in the WTA Finals is ample reward for grappling with injuries for much of the year two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova told reporters.

Gauff earns first career semi-final with upset of Bertens

2019-10-11 18:54

American teenager Coco Gauff advanced to the first WTA semi-final of her career with a defeat of top seed Kiki Bertens at Linz.


Barty not concerned despite early Brisbane exit

2020-01-09 16:39

Ashleigh Barty remains upbeat about her Australian Open preparations despite losing her opening match of the season at the Brisbane International.

Serena, Kuznetsova to resume rivalry in Auckland

2020-01-04 06:57

Serena Williams and Svetlana Kuznetsova are set to resume their 16-year rivalry after being drawn in the first round of the Auckland WTA Classic.

Piers Morgan: Federer would beat Serena 6-0, 6-0

2019-12-30 13:42

Outspoken British TV host Piers Morgan has caused controversy after claiming that Roger Federer would beat Serena Williams 6-0, 6-0.

Former Roland Garros champion Schiavone 'wins' cancer fight

2019-12-13 22:02

Former French Open champion Francesca Schiavone said she had defeated cancer, defiantly telling fans: "I'm still breathing".

Wozniacki, Serena to face off in farewell match

2019-12-12 09:57

The retiring Caroline Wozniacki will play against rival Serena Williams in a farewell match in Denmark in May.

World No 1 Barty bags prestigious Newcombe medal

2019-12-04 11:55

Ashleigh Barty has been awarded her third successive Newcombe medal - the most prestigious award in Australian tennis.

Mladenovic upsets Barty to give France Fed Cup final lead

2019-11-10 09:28

Kristina Mladenovic stunned world No 1 Ashleigh Barty to give France a lead over Australia in the Fed Cup final and inch them closer to a title.

Barty, Bencic advance to WTA semis in Shenzhen

2019-10-31 16:40

World No 1 Ashleigh Barty and Belinda Bencic both advanced to the semi-finals after contrasting victories at the WTA Finals in China.

Homework first for high-schooler Gauff before semi-final

2019-10-12 07:44

Coco Gauff's strategy sessions for the first WTA semi-final of her young career were put on hold for a few hours due to high-school homework.

Osaka into China Open semis after thrilling win

2019-10-04 19:51

Naomi Osaka fought back from a set down to defeat Bianca Andreescu in a captivating first meeting between two of the biggest young talents.

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