Sloane Stephens lead the seeded exodus in the day session in Indian Wells as she crashed out to Stefanie Voegele.
As the second rounds approach in Indian Wells, here are five players that need a good tournament in California, which includes finalist Daria Kasatkina.
After a slow start that saw her lose eight consecutive games, Stephens battled back to reach the last stage of the WTA Finals on her debut.
Sloane Stephens won her third consecutive match at the 2018 WTA Finals to finish top of the group and qualify for the semi-finals.
Sloane Stephens produced a stirring fightback in the final set to gain a vital win over Kiki Bertens that edges her closer to the last four.
In the clash between the winners of the past two editions of the US Open Sloane Stephens started her WTA Finals campaign with a 7-5 4-6...
Speaking with reporters at the WTA Finals, the world No.8 talked about the pros and cons concerning the issue.
Naomi Osaka heads a trio of debutants bidding to make their mark in Singapore.
Sloane Stephens qualifies for the WTA Finals in Singapore as Karolina Pliskova and Kiki Bertens control their own destinies heading into the Kremlin Cup.
The world No.3 sees a silver lining to her exit from the New York major.
The world No.3 believes not focusing on the title is key for her as she prepares for a quarter-final showdown against Sevastova.
A determined and dangerous looking Sloane Stephens brushed aside two-time Australian Open champion Victoria Azarenka in the third round of the US Open on Friday. The...
It was a good day at the office for the third seed in New York.
Caroline Garcia was also an upset victim.
Simona Halep claimed the Rogers Cup title for the second time with a hard-fought 7-6(6) 3-6 6-4 victory over Sloane Stephens.
Both singles world number ones will play for championships on Sunday, in rematches of tournament finals from earlier this year.
Each won in quick straight sets.
The 25-year-old is playing down any talk of feeling the pressure during what is a crucial part of the season for her.
It was a night to celebrate for these two players.
The early exits of nine of the top ten Ladies' seeds make more sense when you look at the reasons why.