Monica Niculescu - Luxembourg 2019 - Claude Sibenaler/BGL BNP Paribas Luxembourg Open
October 15, 2019
2016 champion Monica Niculescu takes on fourth seed Alison Van Uytvanck at the BGL BNP Paribas Luxembourg Open, while top seed Elise Mertens opens her campaign against Stefanie Voegele and Camila Giorgi resumes her five-year rivalry with Andrea Petkovic as first-round action continues. Scroll down for full order of play.
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.
Kiki Bertens (Jimmie48 Photography/WTA)
October 10, 2019
Top seed Kiki Bertens had to come back from a set down against Alison Van Uytvanck to reach the quarterfinals at the Upper Austria Ladies Linz.
The runner-up in Tashkent, Sorana Cirstea, has leaped 21 places following that run. She is the WTA World No.75. (Tournament)
September 30, 2019
Sorana Cirstea's impressive form in Tashkent has seen her make a huge leap up the WTA Ranking.
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.
In Aryna Sabalenka's first ever tournament as defending champion, the Belarusian became the first ever player to defend a Wuhan title in 2019, beating Alison Riske in the final (Getty)
September 28, 2019
Aryna Sabalenka's second straight Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open title makes her the fourth player to defend a championship in 2019. Look back on the last 25 successful title defences on the WTA Tour.
Sorana Cirstea, Alison Van Uytvanck - Tashkent 2019 - Tashkent Tennis
September 28, 2019
Third seed Alison Van Uytvanck came through a riveting three-setter over Sorana Cirstea to win her second title of 2019, and fourth overall, in the final edition of the Tashkent Open.
Alison Van Uytvanck - Tashkent 2019 - Tashkent Tennis
September 27, 2019
Third seed Alison Van Uytvanck bids for her second title of 2019 at the Tashkent Open against former champion Sorana Cirstea. Scroll down for full order of play.
2019 Hiroshima Shot of the Day: Van Uytvanck’s superb dropshot
September 26, 2019
Alison Van Uytvanck is the highest remaining seed in the singles draw at the Tashkent Open.
Viktoria Kuzmova - Tashkent 2019 - Tashkent Tennis
September 25, 2019
Top seed Viktoria Kuzmova bids to make her second semifinal of the season against former champion Kristyna Pliskova in the Tashkent Open quarterfinals, while 19-year-old Katarina Zavatska goes for her semifinal debut against in-form Anna Kalinskaya.
Alison Van Uytvanck - Tashkent 2019 - Tashkent Tennis
September 24, 2019
Third seed Alison Van Uytvanck takes on Monica Niculescu at the Tashkent Open, while defending champion Margarita Gasparyan and former winners Kristyna Pliskova and Pauline Parmentier are also in second-round action.
Alison Van Uytvanck 2019 US Open Getty
September 12, 2019
No.3 seed Alison Van Uytvanck spent nearly two hours on court overcoming compatriot Kirsten Flipkens at the Hana-cupid Japan Women's Open.