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.


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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.

WTA Tour

Sharapova shoots up rankings after Tianjin win

2017-10-16 12:40

Maria Sharapova has shot up the women's world rankings following her victory in Tianjin, rising 29 places in the latest WTA Tour list.

WTA Tour

Further delay for typhoon-hit Hong Kong Open final

2017-10-15 15:05

Rain returned just as the weather-delayed WTA Hong Kong Open final between Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and Daria Gavrilova was due to begin.


SA corporates renew interest in tennis

2017-10-18 13:11

With a new CEO at the helm, tennis in South Africa is experiencing a resurgence and corporates are taking notice.

WTA Tour

Pavlyuchenkova wins thrilling Hong Kong final

2017-10-16 08:00

Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova came from behind to win a typhoon-delayed marathon Hong Kong Open final against Daria Gavrilova.

WTA Tour

Sharapova knocked out in Moscow

2017-10-17 17:55

Five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova was beaten in the first round of the Kremlin Cup by Magdalena Rybarikova.

WTA Tour

Strycova sees off Rybarikova to win Linz title

2017-10-15 19:40

Czech Barbora Strycova beat Magdalena Rybarikova in straight sets in the final at Linz to claim her second WTA Tour title.

WTA Tour

Gavrilova, Pavlyuchenkova sweep into Hong Kong final

2017-10-14 12:49

Daria Gavrilova produced her best performance of the week to cruise into the Hong Kong Open final with a defeat of Jennifer Brady.

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WTA Tour

Sharapova reaches first final since drugs ban

2017-10-14 11:05

Five-time Grand Slam winner Maria Sharapova crushed Peng Shuai at the Tianjin Open to reach her first final since serving a 15-month doping ban.

WTA Tour

Sharapova marches into Tianjin semis

2017-10-13 10:07

Maria Sharapova equalled her best performance since returning from a doping suspension when she reached the Tianjin Open semi-finals.

WTA Tour

Hong Kong top seed Svitolina out with injury

2017-10-12 09:44

World No 4 Elina Svitolina pulled out of the WTA Hong Kong Open with a leg injury, giving American Nicole Gibbs a walkover.

WTA Tour

Rampant Wozniacki blasts past slumping Bouchard

2017-10-10 20:36

In-form Caroline Wozniacki started the defence of her WTA Hong Kong Open title in rampant style by blowing away Eugenie Bouchard.

WTA Tour

Aussie Open 'top of Serena's mind'

2017-10-10 06:54

Australian Open organisers are hopeful of a stunning return by new mum Serena Williams in January.

WTA Tour

Garcia stuns new No 1 Halep to win China Open

2017-10-08 13:30

Unseeded Caroline Garcia of France won her second title in as many weeks as she stunned new world No 1 Simona Halep at the China Open.

WTA Tour

Halep storms into China Open semis

2017-10-06 09:21

Simona Halep took a step nearer overhauling Garbine Muguruza as world number one when the Romanian raced into the semi-finals of the China Open.

WTA Tour

Gavrilova sweeps into Hong Kong final

2017-10-14 11:10

Daria Gavrilova produced her best performance of the week to cruise into the Hong Kong Open final with a defeat of Jennifer Brady.

WTA Tour

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.

WTA Tour

Venus eclipsed by Japan's rising star Osaka

2017-10-11 14:07

Venus Williams suffered a shock exit in the second round of the WTA Tour's Hong Kong Open, comprehensively beaten by teenager Naomi Osaka.

WTA Tour

Venus shakes off rust with cruise against Osaki

2017-10-10 13:57

Venus Williams raced through her opening match in the WTA Tour's Hong Kong Open with a win against Risa Ozaki.

WTA Tour

Battling Stosur '100 percent' after injury-hit year

2017-10-09 13:56

Former US Open champion Sam Stosur feels "100 percent" again after she battled into the second round of the Hong Kong Open.

WTA Tour

Now for a first Grand Slam, says new No 1 Halep

2017-10-07 22:05

Emotional Simona Halep called it the best day of her life and targeted a maiden Grand Slam as she surged to number one in the world for the first time.

WTA Tour

Cirstea stuns Karolina Pliskova in Beijing

2017-10-05 09:25

Former No 1 and fourth seed became the latest high-profile casualty at the China Open, going out in the third round to unseeded Sorana Cirstea.

WTA Tour

Gavrilova battles into Hong Kong semis

2017-10-13 14:16

Daria Gavrilova reached the semi-finals of the WTA Hong Kong Open for the second year in succession.

WTA Tour

Sharapova storms into Tianjin quarters

2017-10-12 10:09

Maria Sharapova surged into the Tianjin Open quarter-finals on Thursday as she pursues her first tournament victory since her return from a doping ban.

WTA Tour

Sharapova triumphs in Tianjin opener

2017-10-11 10:25

Maria Sharapova made an impressive start to the Tianjin Open on Wednesday, beating Romania's Irina-Camelia Begu in straight sets.

WTA Tour

Venus to head back to Sydney after 20 years

2017-10-10 07:32

Evergreen Venus Williams will headline the Sydney International in January to kick off her 2018 season.

WTA Tour

Halep sits atop WTA Tour rankings

2017-10-09 12:41

Romanian Simona Halep's run to the final of the China Open saw her take over at the top of the latest WTA rankings.

WTA Tour

Halep powers to No 1 and Beijing final

2017-10-07 10:43

Simona Halep surged to No 1 in the world for the first time and into the final of the China Open as she beat Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko.

WTA Tour

Ruthless Halep ousts Sharapova in Beijing

2017-10-04 12:21

Maria Sharapova opened up on the despair she feels in defeat after she was knocked out of the China Open in Round 3 by Simona Halep.


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