Serena Williams left little doubt about her clay court form after a straightforward win over Anna-Lena Friedsam at the Internazionali BNL d'Italia; 2015 finalist Carla Suárez Navarro also advanced.
Top seed Serena Williams kicks off her clay court campaign at the Internazionali BNL d'Italia, while Eugenie Bouchard plays a popcorn match against Jelena Jankovic.
Timea Babos took out hometown favorite Sabine Lisicki to snap a seven match losing streak on clay courts, beating the German in straight sets.
Anna-Lena Friedsam closed in on the second WTA 125K Series title of her career with a hard-fought victory over Alison Riske at the San Antonio Open on Friday.
Unseeded American Alison Riske knocked out top seed Daria Gavrilova to reach the semifinals of the inaugural San Antonion Open.
After a rollercoaster first month of WTA play Down Under, players have scattered across the globe to compete for their countries in Fed Cup. Here's who is in action and what they had to say.
Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova seem set on a collision course, but they have to get through the round of 16 before their highly anticipated matchup. Chris Oddo previews Day 7 action.
Serena Williams was in fierce form on Rod Laver Arena on Friday night - ripping 27 winners in 44 minutes - to move smoothly through to Week 2 of the Australian Open.
A day after making a winning comeback in Shenzhen, Eugenie Bouchard backed it up to reach her first WTA quarterfinal in almost a year. Agnieszka Radwanska also won.
This week wtatennis.com is offering free live streaming from the third and fourth WTA 125K Series tournaments of 2015: the Engie Open de Limoges and the EA Hua Hin 125 Series.
Top seed Timea Bacsinszky looked on course for a straight sets victory when a left knee injury forced her to retire against lucky loser Laura Siegemund.
WTA Insider Courtney Nguyen | Serena Williams rocks out in Harper's Bazaar, Maria Sharapova and Simona Halep gear up for Singapore and Martina Hingis reflects on her 2015 season.