Having had no home champions since 1998, Japan got two in as many weeks in September 2019, with Naomi Osaka picking up her first home title in Osaka, the city of her birth, without dropping a set (Getty)
September 22, 2019
Naomi Osaka became the first Japanese winner of the Toray Pan Pacific Open in 24 years - one week after Nao Hibino picked up her second title at the 2019 Hana-Cupid Japan Women's Open. Take a look back at the last 25 players to win WTA titles on home soil.
Kristie Ahn - Seoul 2019 - Korea Open
September 15, 2019
Wildcard Kristie Ahn, second seed Ekaterina Alexandrova and 2015 champion Irina-Camelia Begu are all in first-round action on Day 1 of the KEB Hana Bank Korea Open. Scroll down for full order of play.
Irina-Camelia Begu, US Open, Qualifying
August 19, 2019
The 2019 US Open began on Monday with main draw qualifying taking place at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. Former Top 40 standouts Irina-Camelia Begu and Olga Govortsova both advanced in sweltering conditions.
Elena Rybakina - Bucharest 2019 - BRD Bucharest Open
July 22, 2019
First-time titlists Elena Rybakina and Fiona Ferro hit new career highs after capturing the Bucharest and Lausanne trophies respectively, while Elise Mertens returns to the Top 20.
Laura Siegemund, Bucharest 2019 (BRD Bucharest Open)
July 19, 2019
Germany's Laura Siegemund downed former champion Irina-Camelia Begu in straight sets to reach the semifinals of the BRD Bucharest Open.
Irina-Camelia Begu - Bucharest 2019 - BRD Bucharest Open
July 17, 2019
2017 BRD Bucharest Open champion Irina-Camelia Begu squeezed out Kaja Juvan in two tight sets to ensure at least one Romanian representative in this year's quarterfinals.
Irina-Camelia Begu - Roland Garros 2019 - Getty
July 17, 2019
2017 champion Irina-Camelia Begu takes on rising teenager Kaja Juvan at the BRD Bucharest Open, while Viktoria Kuzmova and Laura Siegemund are also in action.
Anastasija Sevastova - Roland Garros 2019 - Getty
July 16, 2019
Top seed Anastasija Sevastova kicks off her BRD Bucharest Open title defence against home hope Ana Bogdan - one of eight Romanians in singles action today, along with Irina-Camelia Begu and Sorana Cirstea. Scroll down for full order of play.
Oceane Dodin - Birmingham 2019 - Getty
June 26, 2019
Former Top 100 players Oceane Dodin and Olga Danilovic are back with a bang after scoring dramatic three-set victories in the second round of Wimbledon 2019 qualifying, while Cori Gauff and Sabine Lisicki maintained their momentum to edge closer to the main draw.
Simona Halep
May 31, 2019
All the key facts and talking points as third-round action continues at the second Grand Slam of 2019.
Caroline Garcia and Kristina Mladenovic (Getty)
April 21, 2019
World No.2 Simona Halep had put her Romanian team one win away from their first-ever Fed Cup final, but Pauline Parmentier and Garcia/Mladenovic claimed the last two rubbers of their World Group tie to send France into the Fed Cup final for a sixth time.
Bianca Andreescu - Miami 2019 - Getty
March 21, 2019
The Bianca Andreescu bandwagon took the dramatic route into the second round of the Miami Open as the brand new Indian Wells champion was forced to come from a set and 1-5 down, saving a match point along the way, to defeat Irina-Camelia Begu.