A rollercoaster Linz semifinal saw Jelena Ostapenko save three match points - one in the second set returning at 5-6, two in the decider serving at 4-5 - before overcoming Ekaterina Alexandrova 1-6, 7-6(5), 7-5 (GEPA Pictures/Matthias Hauer)
October 12, 2019
Forty-four players in 57 WTA Tour main draw matches this season have saved at least one match point and gone on to victory. Relive their Houdini-like triumphs here.
Naomi Osaka, Beijing 2019 (©Jimmie48/WTA)
October 3, 2019
No.4 seed Naomi Osaka won the last 10 games to dispatch American Alison Riske and keep her Asian swing winning streak going at the China Open.
Alison Riske has risen 11 rungs on the ladder off the back of her run to the final of Wuhan. Her ranking of 24 is a new career best. (Jimmie48/WTA)
September 30, 2019
Alison Riske's strong second half to 2019 continued as she reached the final in Wuhan - and secured a new career-best ranking in the process.
Aryna Sabalenka, Wuhan 2019 (Getty)
September 28, 2019
No. 9 seed Aryna Sabalenka became the first player to defend her title at the Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open, beating Alison Riske in three sets.
September 27, 2019
Aryna Sabalenka bids to become the first Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open champion to successfully defend her title against first-time Premier finalist Alison Riske. Scroll down for full order of play.
Alison Riske - Wuhan 2019 - Getty
September 27, 2019
Alison Riske withstood the power of two-time champion Petra Kvitova to move into her first Premier final at the Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open, coming from a break down in both sets.
Alison Riske has risen 11 rungs on the ladder off the back of her run to the final of Wuhan. Her ranking of 24 is a new career best. (Jimmie48/WTA)
September 26, 2019
Alison Riske claimed her third Top 10 win of the year over No.3 Elina Svitolina to reach the semifinals at the Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open.
Aryna Sabalenka - Wuhan 2019 - Jimmie48/WTA
September 25, 2019
Defending champion Aryna Sabalenka faces 20-year-old Elena Rybakina for the first time since their junior days in the Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open quarterfinals, while two-time winner Petra Kvitova clashes with Dayana Yastremska for the first time. Scroll down for full order of play.
Ashleigh Barty - Wuhan 2019 - Jimmie48/WTA
September 24, 2019
World No.1 Ashleigh Barty takes on Guangzhou champion Sofia Kenin for the fourth time this season at the Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open, while defending champion Aryna Sabalenka seeks to overturn her head-to-head against Kiki Bertens and two-time winner Petra Kvitova clashes with Sloane Stephens as third-round action gets under way.
Elina Svitolina - Zhengzhou 2019 - Zhengzhou Open
September 11, 2019
US Open semifinalist Elina Svitolina kicks off her Zhengzhou Open campaign against Yulia Putintseva, while US Open doubles champion Aryna Sabalenka opens against Jelena Ostapenko as second-round action continues.
Alison Riske (Zhengzhou Open/VCG)
September 10, 2019
Alison Riske had to come back from a set down and save match point against No.5 seed Angelique Kerber at the ICBC Credit Card Zhengzhou Open.
Belinda Bencic (Jimmie48 Photography/WTA)
August 30, 2019
No.13 seed Belinda Bencic and former French Open winner Jelena Ostapenko were among the Day 4 winners, booking their third-round spots on a busy day at the US Open.