The WTA stars have been taking to Twitter in anticipation of the Mutua Madrid Open. What's Vika thinking of doing in that pic? Whose flight got turned around? Find out here!
WTA Staff

The Mutua Madrid Open is one of the biggest tournaments on the WTA calendar, one of just four Premier Mandatory-level events of the year. So it's no surprise that there's always a storm brewing from the WTA stars on Twitter in the days leading up to it - including the obvious feelings of excitement:

Some players have been sharing travel stories, including photos of their fluffy companions:

For one WTA Rising Star, the journey to Madrid wasn't a smooth one at all - but it was still fun:

A certain former World No.1 showed us how to make those long flights a little more entertaining:

And one birthday girl has been enjoying what Madrid has to offer away from the tennis courts:

But at the end of the day, it's all about this - hitting the practice courts, and hitting them hard: