Sharapova draws Vinci with critic Radwanska waiting

2017-04-22 21:57

Maria Sharapova was drawn to face Italian Roberta Vinci in her opening match at next week's Stuttgart tournament as she returns from a 15-month doping ban.


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WTA Tour

Foul-mouthed Nastase expelled from Fed Cup tie

2017-04-22 20:30

Romanian Fed Cup captain Ilie Nastase was expelled from the semi-final tie with Britain for "serious misconduct".

WTA Tour

Sharapova should not get wildcard - Radwanska

2017-04-21 14:51

Former world No 1 tennis player Maria Sharapova should not be fast-tracked into next month's French Open, insists Polish rival Agnieszka Radwanska.

French Open

Date set for French Open decision on Sharapova

2017-04-20 14:35

Maria Sharapova will learn on May 15 whether she can compete at the French Open after her drugs ban, French tennis officials have said.

WTA Tour

Sharapova rivals are jealous 'journeymen', says agent

2017-04-22 06:44

Critics of Maria Sharapova possibly receiving a wildcard into the French Open just want to keep another title threat out of Roland Garros.

WTA Tour

Hingis looks to end 20-year Fed Cup wait

2017-04-21 10:59

Martina Hingis looks to reach a first Fed Cup final in almost two decades when Switzerland face Belarus.

WTA Tour

Serena Williams announces pregnancy

2017-04-20 09:30

Serena Williams is expecting a baby and will not play again this year but aims to return to the women's tour in 2018.

WTA Tour

Pregnant Serena no intention of quitting - coach

2017-04-21 23:53

Serena Williams has no intention of calling time on her tennis career after her shock announcement that she is pregnant.

WTA Tour

Serena eyes challenge of post-baby comeback

2017-04-20 22:45

Serena Williams has spent her career defying the odds, winning 23 Grand Slam singles titles and becoming the oldest world number one at age 35.

WTA Tour

Returning Sharapova shrugs off criticism

2017-04-19 16:46

Maria Sharapova has brushed off criticism from her rivals as she prepares to make her return next week in Stuttgart.

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WTA Tour

Kvitova targets French Open comeback

2017-04-18 07:20

Petra Kvitova is planning a surprise return at the French Open, six months after her left hand was badly injured in a knife attack, she has said.

WTA Tour

Schiavone eyes French Open spot with Bogota title

2017-04-16 06:41

Francesca Schiavone won her eighth career title at the Bogota Open to move closer to a main draw place at the French Open in her final year on tour.

WTA Tour

Pavlyuchenkova topples Kerber for Monterrey crown

2017-04-10 06:47

Russia's Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova has shocked world number one Angelique Kerber to win the WTA title at Monterrey, Mexico, for a fourth time.

WTA Tour

Kasatkina, Ostapenko to meet for Charleston title

2017-04-09 04:55

Daria Kasatkina and Jelena Ostapenko will both be battling for a first WTA title when they meet in the final at Charleston.

WTA Tour

Lucic-Baroni ends hometown hope Rogers' run

2017-04-08 07:37

Mirjana Lucic-Baroni of Croatia has ending the hopes of hometown favourite Shelby Rogers at the WTA Tour's event in Charleston, South Carolina.

WTA Tour

Keys, Venus slump out in Charleston

2017-04-06 08:13

Top seed Madison Keys and former world No 1 Venus Williams were the biggest casualties on a day of upsets at the WTA Charleston clay-court event.

WTA Tour

Konta withdraws from Charleston WTA event

2017-04-03 20:28

Britain's Johanna Konta withdrew from this week's WTA Charleston event, citing a shoulder injury and illness which developed during her Miami Open victory.

WTA Tour

Dodin dishes out 2nd snub to French Fed Cup team

2017-04-17 15:29

French world number 60 Oceane Dodin risks a five-year ban after refusing to play in this weekend's Fed Cup tie against Spain.

WTA Tour

Sharapova slams ITF for lack of doping warning

2017-04-14 13:17

Maria Sharapova hit out at tennis authorities for failing to warn her that a drug she had been taken had become a banned substance.

WTA Tour

New mum Azarenka to return at Stanford

2017-04-09 21:54

Former world No 1 Victoria Azarenka will return to competition at the WTA Tour's tournament in Stanford, California in July.

WTA Tour

Kerber to face Pavlyuchenkova for Monterrey title

2017-04-09 04:56

World number one Angelique Kerber will face a stiff challenge from three-time champion Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova in the title match in Monterrey, Mexico.

WTA Tour

Kerber downs Watson in Monterrey quarters

2017-04-08 07:34

World No 1 Angelique Kerber defeated defending champion Heather Watson to reach the semi-finals of the WTA Tour's tournament in Monterrey, Mexico.

WTA Tour

Rusedski: Sharapova sells tickets

2017-04-05 11:49

Former tennis star Greg Rusedski believes Maria Sharapova will receive many more wildcard entries to tournaments.

WTA Tour

Miami winner Konta into WTA top 10

2017-04-03 13:53

Johanna Konta climbed into the WTA top 10, the highest place so far in the 25-year-old's career coming after tournament wins in Sydney and Miami.

WTA Tour

World No 233 wins Swiss title

2017-04-16 19:19

Czech world No 233 Marketa Vondrousova won her first title when the 17-year-old defeated Anett Kontaveit of Estonia in the Biel Ladies Open.

WTA Tour

Czechs call up reserve Fed Cup team

2017-04-12 13:45

Defending champions the Czech Republic named a reserve team to compete in the Fed Cup semi-finals against the United States.

WTA Tour

Kasatkina captures first WTA Tour title

2017-04-09 21:52

Daria Kasatkina came up trumps in her first WTA Tour final, breezing past fellow 19-year-old Jelena Ostapenko in Charleston.

WTA Tour

Bouchard lawyers allege key footage destroyed

2017-04-08 07:40

Lawyers for Canadian star Eugenie Bouchard have accused US tennis officials of destroying video evidence that could shed light on her 2015 fall at the US Open.

WTA Tour

Wozniacki defeats Beck in straight sets

2017-04-07 09:48

Caroline Wozniacki has defeated Annika Beck of Germany in the third round of the Volvo Car Open.

WTA Tour

Kerber shakes off slow start to reach Monterrey Round 2

2017-04-05 07:08

World No 1 Angelique Kerber shook off a slow start to defeat Francesca Schiavone to reach the second round of the Monterrey Open.

WTA Tour

Miami triumph puts Konta in spotlight

2017-04-02 08:15

Johanna Konta's days of flying under the radar are numbered now that the Briton has bagged her biggest title yet at the Miami Open.


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