The American top seed dropped just two sets all week in Zhuhai (Getty)
October 19, 2019
Take a look back at the four previous winners of the WTA Elite Trophy ahead of this year's event in Zhuhai.
Denisa Allertova scored her first WTA main draw win since Nottingham 2018 in dramatic style in round one of Luxembourg, saving one match point on an overrule in the deciding tiebreak before overcoming Mandy Minella 6-7(7), 7-6(5), 7-6(6) (Luxembourg Open)
October 15, 2019
Forty-five players in 58 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.
Ashleigh Barty (Getty Images/Tennis Australia)
October 14, 2019
World No.1 Ashleigh Barty joined Aussie great Evonne Goolagong Cawley to surprise a group of Indigenous youth tennis players in Queensland.
Bianca Andreescu has enjoyed a stellar rise to WTA World No.5. Triumph at the US Open is her highlight moment of 2019. (Getty)
October 7, 2019
Check out the Top 10's achievements so far this year in this gallery.
Naomi Osaka, 2019 China Open (Getty)
October 6, 2019
Naomi Osaka claimed her second consecutive WTA singles title with a come-from-behind victory over World No.1 Ashleigh Barty in the China Open final.
Ashleigh Barty, Beijing 2019 (©Jimmie48/WTA)
October 5, 2019
World No.1 Ashleigh Barty saved a match point to beat No.8 seed Kiki Bertens in three thrilling sets and advance to the final in Beijing.
Ashleigh Barty - Beijing 2019 - Jimmie48/WTA
October 4, 2019
Top seed Ashleigh Barty takes on Madrid champion Kiki Bertens and former World No.1 Naomi Osaka bids to continue her winning streak against defending champion Caroline Wozniacki in the China Open semifinals. Scroll down for full order of play.
Ashleigh Barty, 2019 Beijing (Jimmie48/WTA)
October 4, 2019
World No.1 Ashleigh Barty fought back from a set down to oust No.7 seed Petra Kvitova and claim the first spot in the China Open semifinals.
Petra Kvitova - Beijing 2019 - Jimmie48/WTA
October 1, 2019
2014 runner-up Petra Kvitova faces Belinda Bencic in a rematch of this year's Dubai final at the China Open, while Bianca Andreescu and Elise Mertens reprise their US Open quarterfinal and Elina Svitolina clashes with Sofia Kenin for the fourth time this year as second-round action concludes and third-round play begins. Scroll down for full order of play.
Ashleigh Barty - Wuhan 2019 - Getty
October 1, 2019
Top seed Ashleigh Barty opened her 2019 China Open campaign with a straight-sets defeat of Yulia Putintseva.
Aryna Sabalenka, Wuhan 2019 (Getty)
September 27, 2019
Defending champion Aryna Sabalenka scored her first career win against a reigning World No. 1 against Ashleigh Barty to return to the final at the Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open.
Bianca Andreescu, US Open, China Open, Beijing
September 27, 2019
Reigning US Open champion Bianca Andreescu is set to play her first match since capturing her maiden major title at the China Open, while Roland Garros winner Ashleigh Barty and Karolina Pliskova are top seeds at 2019's final Premier Mandatory event.