US Open champ Stephens suffers Asian defeat

2017-11-01 17:06

Sloane Stephens was pummelled by Anastasija Sevastova at the WTA Elite Trophy in Zhuhai, her third successive defeat since winning the US Open.

Former No 1 Kerber off to rough start in Zhuhai

2017-10-31 18:08

Former world No 1 Angelique Kerber suffered defeat at the hands of Russia's Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova on the first day of the WTA Elite Trophy.

Swiss great Hingis quits for third and 'final' time

2017-10-26 18:16

Swiss tennis great Martina Hingis announced her retirement signalling the end of a career from 1990s teenage superstar to doubles world No 1.

Garcia battling to keep emotions in check

2017-10-25 21:41

World No 8 Caroline Garcia says she is working on keeping her emotions in check after crying during a hard-fought victory in the WTA Finals.

Wozniacki floors Halep to reach Singapore semis

2017-10-25 16:04

A rampant Caroline Wozniacki stunned world number one Simona Halep in straight sets as she stormed into the last four at the WTA Finals.

Muguruza earns WTA Player of the Year honours

2017-10-20 22:25

Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza is the WTA Player of the Year, while US Open champion Sloane Stephens won the Comeback Player of the Year.

Sharapova foresees long-term Serena rivalry

2017-10-18 19:39

Maria Sharapova insists she has many years ahead of her on court and is looking forward to facing old foe Serena Williams.

Sharapova digs deep in China Open epic

2017-09-30 23:17

Maria Sharapova got her revenge over Latvian 16th seed Anastasija Sevastova with a gutsy victory in the China Open first round.

Safarova out of Beijing with wrist injury

2017-09-28 22:59

Lucie Safarova, the women's doubles world number one, said she was pulling out of the China Open in Beijing because of a wrist injury.

Muguruza powers into Wuhan quarters

2017-09-27 17:48

World number one Garbine Muguruza powered her way into the quarter-finals at the Wuhan Open defeating Poland's Magda Linette.


Rybarikova downs top seed Mladenovic at Zhuhai

2017-11-01 15:12

Slovakia's number one Magdalena Rybarikova beat top seed and French star Kristina Mladenovic at the WTA Elite Trophy.

Top-ranked Halep crashes out of WTA Finals

2017-10-27 15:47

Elina Svitolina beat world No 1 Simona Halep to send her crashing out of the WTA Finals and hand Caroline Garcia a place in the semis.

Williams stuns Muguruza to keep year-end bid alive

2017-10-26 17:14

American veteran Venus Williams kept alive her dreams of winning the WTA Finals when she knocked out second-ranked Garbine Muguruza.

Garcia keeps campaign alive with epic Svitolina win

2017-10-25 19:34

World No 8 Caroline Garcia kept her WTA Finals campaign alive with an epic three-set victory over Elina Svitolina in Singapore.

Wozniacki thrashes Svitolina in straight sets

2017-10-23 17:29

World No 6 Caroline Wozniacki posted her first win over Elina Svitolina in grand style with a straight sets thrashing in the WTA Finals

Konta splits from coach, cuts season short

2017-10-18 19:39

Johanna Konta has split from her coach and says she will not play in the remaining tennis tournaments this season.

Wozniacki, Svitolina pull out injured in Hong Kong

2017-10-12 15:36

Defending champion Caroline Wozniacki and world No 4 Elina Svitolina both withdrew from the Hong Kong Open with injuries.

Bondarenko wins title in Tashkent

2017-09-30 14:16

Veteran Kateryna Bondarenko defeated second seeded Timea Babos in straight sets to claim the title at Tashkent Open WTA tournament.

Ostapenko sinks Muguruza, faces Barty in Wuhan semis

2017-09-28 19:55

Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko sunk Spaniard Garbine Muguruza at a shock-prone Wuhan Open, powering through a tight match to bag a victory..

'We're exhausted', says Radwanska as seeds sink at Wuhan

2017-09-27 17:10

Agnieszka Radwanska warned the world's top female players are exhausted after a long season after most of the seeds tumbled out at the Wuhan Open.

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