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Istanbul Gallery: WTA Stars Shine In Turkey

The stars of the WTA wowed the crowds in Istanbul as Day 1 of round robin action took place.

Published October 26, 2011 12:00

Petra Kvitova was walked on court for the first match of the TEB BNP Paribas WTA Championships.
Petra Kvitova was walked on court for the first match of the TEB BNP Paribas WTA Championships.
Ballkids got ready as the WTA brought its year-end finale to Istanbul for the very first time.
Ballkids got ready as the WTA brought its year-end finale to Istanbul for the very first time.
Petra Kvitova had trouble closing it out but held on for a 62 64 victory over Vera Zvonareva.
Petra Kvitova had trouble closing it out but held on for a 62 64 victory over Vera Zvonareva.
Petra Kvitova had lost to Vera Zvonareva the last time they played a few weeks ago in Tokyo.
Petra Kvitova had lost to Vera Zvonareva the last time they played a few weeks ago in Tokyo.
Fans at the Sinan Erdem Dome watched six of the Top 8 players show their stuff Tuesday evening.
Fans at the Sinan Erdem Dome watched six of the Top 8 players show their stuff Tuesday evening.
Caroline Wozniacki battled back from a set down to beat good friend Agnieszka Radwanska, 57 62 64.
Caroline Wozniacki battled back from a set down to beat good friend Agnieszka Radwanska, 57 62 64.
Caroline Wozniacki met Agnieszka Radwanska at the net after defeating her a fifth time in a row.
Caroline Wozniacki met Agnieszka Radwanska at the net after defeating her a fifth time in a row.
Marion Bartoli, the first alternate at the year-end finale, paid a visit to the Rolex suites.
Marion Bartoli, the first alternate at the year-end finale, paid a visit to the Rolex suites.
Sam Stosur didn't let an 0-9 head-to-head record stop her against Maria Sharapova in the last match.
Sam Stosur didn't let an 0-9 head-to-head record stop her against Maria Sharapova in the last match.
With 30 unforced errors, Maria Sharapova's chances to snag year-end No.1 took a hit on Tuesday.
With 30 unforced errors, Maria Sharapova's chances to snag year-end No.1 took a hit on Tuesday.
  • Petra Kvitova was walked on court for the first match of the TEB BNP Paribas WTA Championships.
  • Ballkids got ready as the WTA brought its year-end finale to Istanbul for the very first time.
  • Petra Kvitova had trouble closing it out but held on for a 62 64 victory over Vera Zvonareva.
  • Petra Kvitova had lost to Vera Zvonareva the last time they played a few weeks ago in Tokyo.
  • Fans at the Sinan Erdem Dome watched six of the Top 8 players show their stuff Tuesday evening.
  • Caroline Wozniacki battled back from a set down to beat good friend Agnieszka Radwanska, 57 62 64.
  • Caroline Wozniacki met Agnieszka Radwanska at the net after defeating her a fifth time in a row.
  • Marion Bartoli, the first alternate at the year-end finale, paid a visit to the Rolex suites.
  • Sam Stosur didn't let an 0-9 head-to-head record stop her against Maria Sharapova in the last match.
  • With 30 unforced errors, Maria Sharapova's chances to snag year-end No.1 took a hit on Tuesday.
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