WTA Insider Courtney Nguyen | Sloane Stephens' racquet smash goes next level, Genie Bouchard finds the positives, and Carliñe makes a return.
WTA Staff

- Achievement unlocked, Sloane Stephens!

- Eugenie Bouchard fell at the Rogers Cup, losing to Belinda Bencic, 6-0, 5-7, 6-2, in the first round on Tuesday night. But Bouchard fought valiantly and saw positives in how she competed in the match.

"I played the whole match pain free and it was one of the goals - maybe the most important one - so I was happy about that," said an upbeat Bouchard after the match. "I just feel like I need more matches to really get into it."

- With her 2-6, 6-3, 6-0 win over Flavia Pennetta, Serena Williams is now 15-0 in three set matches in 2015. More on her comeback win at ESPN.com.

- Seeds tumbled in Toronto on Tuesday: No.9 seed Carla Suárez Navarro (l. to Cornet), No.10 seed Karolina Pliskova (l. to Lucic-Baroni), and No.12 seed Timea Bacsinszky (l. to Riske) took a first round exit.

- Other notable first round results: Daria Gavrilova d. Sam Stosur, Carina Witthoeft d. CoCo Vandeweghe, Victoria Azarenka d. Elina Svitolina, Dominika Cibulkova d. Sloane Stephens.

- Wednesday matches to watch: Simona Halep vs. Jelena Jankovic, Caroline Wozniacki vs. Belinda Bencic, Petra Kvitova vs. Victoria Azarenka, Heather Watson vs. Andrea Petkovic.

- Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova were among the names of the highest-paid female athletes according to Forbes.

- That's a solid doubles team name:

- I wouldn't. Would you?