Naomi Osaka - Beijing 2019 - Jimmie48/WTA
September 29, 2019
Former World No.1 Naomi Osaka progressed to the second round of the China Open with a straight-sets defeat of Washington champion Jessica Pegula.
Elina Svitolina - Beijing 2019 - Jimmie48/WTA
September 28, 2019
Third seed Elina Svitolina faces a blockbuster opener against 2018 finalist Anastasija Sevastova at the China Open, while Angelique Kerber and Zhang Shuai square off for the second year in a row and 2017 champion Caroline Garcia clashes with Dayana Yastremska in a rematch of May's epic Strasbourg final. Scroll down for full order of play.
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.
Washington champion Jessica Pegula, pictured with her very good girl Maddie, rises to a new career high of No.55 with her first trophy (Mike Lawrence @CitiOpen)
August 5, 2019
Jessica Pegula and Zheng Saisai both lifted their first WTA trophies last week in Washington and San Jose respectively, and are among the players receiving boosts in the latest WTA Rankings.
Zheng Saisai - San Jose 2019 - Getty
August 5, 2019
San Jose champion Zheng Saisai and Washington champion Jessica Pegula both hit career highs after collecting their first WTA titles last week, while Karlsruhe 125K champion Patricia Maria Tig's return from maternity leave continues to impress.
August 5, 2019
Jessica Pegula claimed her first-ever WTA singles title on home soil at the Citi Open after a straight-set victory over Camila Giorgi.
Jessica Pegula, 2019 Washington (Citi Open)
August 4, 2019
Jessica Pegula claimed her first-ever WTA singles title on home soil at the Citi Open after a straight-set victory over Camila Giorgi.
Jessica Pegula - Washington 2019 - Peter Staples @CitiOpen
August 4, 2019
Camila Giorgi takes on home favourite Jessica Pegula for the Citi Open title on Sunday.
Anna Kalinskaya - Washington 2019 - Peter Staples @CitiOpen
August 3, 2019
Jessica Pegula and teenage wildcard Catherine McNally carry home hopes at the Citi Open as four unseeded players seek to reach the final.
Hsieh Su-Wei - Washington 2019 - Mike Lawrence @CitiOpen
August 2, 2019
Hsieh Su-Wei is the only remaining seed at the Citi Open and takes on teenage wildcard Catherine McNally in today's quarterfinal action, while Lauren Davis and Jessica Pegula face off in a rematch of their 2016 semifinal.
Jessica Pegula - Washington 2019 - Peter Staples @CitiOpen
July 31, 2019
Jessica Pegula overturned a deficit of a set and a break to defeat 18-year-old Iga Swiatek in the second round of the Citi Open.