Category: WTA

Angelique Kerber announces new coach for 2018 season

Alex Burton- 16/11/2017

Kerber will look to get her career back on track after a tough run in 2017 (Zimbio.com) Former World No.1 Angelique Kerber has announced that ...

Julia Goerges Survives Early Scare To Win Season-Ending Elite Trophy

Adam Addicott- 05/11/2017

Julia Goerges (zimbio.com) Julia Goerges has capped off a dream week in China by defeating a frustrated Coco Vandeweghe 7-5, 6-1, in the final of ...

Coco Vandeweghe sets up final with Julia Goerges at the WTA Elite Trophy in Zhuhai

sampaolo- 04/11/2017

Number 2 seed and two-time Grand Slam semifinaliist Coco Vandeweghe saw off Ashleigh Barty 6-3 6-3 to reach the final at the WTA Elite Trophy ...

Julia Goerges takes re-match against Anastasija Sevastova to secure her spot in the final in Zhuhai

sampaolo- 04/11/2017

Number 7 seed Julia Goerges reached her fifth final of the year with a 6-3 6-3 win over number 5 seed Anastasija Sevastova in the ...

Julia Goerges beats Kristina Mladenovic to complete the semifinal line-up at the WTA Elite Trophy in Zhuhai

sampaolo- 03/11/2017

Julia Goerges beat Kristina Mladenovic 6-2 7-6 (7-4) to win the Azalea Group Finals with a 2-0 record and move into the semifinals at the ...

Ashleigh Barty beats Angelique Kerber to top the Rose Group in the WTA Elite Group in Zhuhai

sampaolo- 02/11/2017

Ashleigh Barty beat Angelique Kerber 6-3 6-4 in 1 hour and 11 minutes to win the Rose Group with a 2-0 record and secure her ...

WTA Zhuai: Rybarikova battles past Mladenovic, Sevastova Tops US Open Champion Stephens

sampaolo- 01/11/2017

Wimbledon semifinalist Magdalena Rybarikova battled past number 1 seed Kristina Mladenovic 7-5 1-6 7-6 (7-5) on her seventh match point in the tie-break of the ...

Coco Vandeweghe, Anastasya Pavlyuchenkova and Julia Goerges win opening matches at the WTA Elite Trophy in Zhuhai

sampaolo- 31/10/2017

Coco Vandeweghe and Anastasya Pavlyuchenkova started their campaing at the WTA Elite Trophy with three-set wins beating Peng Shuai and Angelique Kerber respectively. Julia Goerges ...

The WTA Q4 Report Card

Matthew Marolf- 31/10/2017

Simona Halep (zimbio.com) Garbine Muguruza was announced as the WTA Player of the Year, but the WTA inexplicably holds voting for that honor weeks before ...

Angelique Kerber, Kristina Mladenovic Aim To Close Out 2017 On A High In Zhuhai

Adam Addicott- 30/10/2017

Angelique Kerber (zimbio.com) 12 months ago, Angelique Kerber ended her season as the best player in the world rankings. Now she has been relegated to ...

Caroline Wozniacki Roars To The Biggest Title Of Her Career At WTA Finals

Adam Addicott- 29/10/2017

Caroline Wozniacki (zimbio.com) Caroline Wozniacki survived a last-minute fightback from Venus Williams to win 6-4, 6-4, and become the first ever Scandinavian player to win ...

Venus Williams sets up vintage final against Caroline Wozniacki in Singapore

sampaolo- 28/10/2017

Venus Williams came back from one set down to defeat Caroline Garcia 6-7 6-2 6-3 after two hours and 30 minutes. Venus will meet another ...

Caroline Wozniacki battles past Karolina Pliskova to reach her second title match at the WTA Finals

sampaolo- 28/10/2017

Caroline Wozniacki beat Karolina Pliskova 7-6 (11-9) 6-3 to reach her first match title at the WTA Finals since 2010. The Dane beat her Czech ...

Elina Svitolina eliminates Simona Halep, as Caroline Garcia wins the Red Group

sampaolo- 27/10/2017

Elina Svitolina beat world number 1 Simona Halep 6-3 6-4 to clinch her first win at this year’s edition of the WTA Finals in Singapore. ...

Caroline Garcia Fights Back To Down Wozniacki In Singapore

Adam Addicott- 27/10/2017

France’s Caroline Garcia has kept her hopes of reaching the semifinals of the WTA Finals alive after defeating Caroline Wozniacki 0-6, 6-3, 7-5, in Singapore. ...

Venus Williams edges Garbine Muguruza in straight sets to reach the semifinals at the WTA Finals

sampaolo- 26/10/2017

Venus Williams beat Garbine Muguruza 7-5 6-4 after 1 hour and 41 minutes in the re-match of the Wimbledon final to qualify for the semifinal ...

Jelena Ostapenko Ends Pliskova’s Perfect Run In Singapore

Adam Addicott- 26/10/2017

French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko has ended her season on a high note by defeating a below-par Karolina Pliskova 6-3, 6-1, at the WTA Finals ...

WTA Finals: Caroline Garcia Edges Out Elina Svitolina As Woznizcki Stuns Halep

Tony Fairbairn- 25/10/2017

Caroline Garcia (Philipp Cho) Caroline Garcia edged out Elina Svitolina 6-7(7) 6-3 7-5 in a classic encounter as Caroline Wozniacki took control of the red ...

Sloane Stephens, Kristina Mladenovic To Headline Elite Trophy

Adam Addicott- 25/10/2017

Sloane Stephens (zimbio.com) US Open champion Sloane Stephens will be one out of nine top 20 players featuring in the third edition of the WTA ...

Karolina Pliskova cruises past Garbine Muguruza to secure her spot in the semifinals in Singapore

sampaolo- 24/10/2017

Karolina Pliskova needed just one hour and two minutes to beat Garbine Muguruza 6-2 6-2 with five breaks of serve to qualify for the semifinals ...