Maria Sakkari - Rabat 2019 - WTA Rabat/Mehdi Benzaïd
May 6, 2019
J&T Banka Prague Open champion Jil Teichmann and runner-up Karolina Muchova both gatecrash the Top 100 in style this week, while Grand Prix de SAR La Princesse Meryem champion Maria Sakkari's first title also gives her a boost.
Qualifier Jil Teichmann was a shock champion in Prague: having never previously reached a WTA quarterfinal, the 21-year-old ended the week with her first trophy - and a place in the Top 100 at World No.87 (J&T Banka Prague Open/Pavel Lebeda)
May 6, 2019
Maria Sakkari returns to the Top 50 after picking up her first trophy at the Grand Prix de SAR La Princesse Lalla Meryem, while Jil Teichmann gatecrashes the Top 100 after qualifying and winning the J&T Banka Prague Open.
Jil Teichmann, Prague 2019
May 4, 2019
In a battle of first-time WTA finalists, Swiss qualifier Jil Teichmann outlasted wildcard Karolina Muchova in nearly three hours to win the J&T Banka Prague Open.
Karolina Muchova - Prague 2019 - J&T Banka Prague Open
May 3, 2019
In an all-unseeded final at the J&T Banka Prague Open, wildcard Karolina Muchova will aim to become the fourth home champion in five editions of the tournament against qualifier Jil Teichmann. Scroll down for full order of play.
Karolina Muchova - Prague 2019 - J&T Banka Prague Open
May 3, 2019
Wildcard Karolina Muchova stormed into her first ever WTA final at the J&T Banka Prague Open with a straight-sets defeat of Bernarda Pera - and ensured that the tournament will have at least one home representative in the title match for the fifth straight year.
Wang Qiang - Prague 2019 - J&T Banka Prague Open
May 1, 2019
Wang Qiang is the highest remaining seed in the J&T Banka Prague Open quarterfinals and takes on Bernarda Pera, while Katerina Siniakova, Barbora Strycova and Karolina Muchova keep the home flag flying in the last eight.
Angelique Kerber, Monterrey, Abierto GNP Seguros
April 5, 2019
Former World No.1 Angelique Kerber outlasted rising Czech star Karolina Muchova for the second time in two weeks, advancing into the quarterfinals at the Abierto GNP Seguros in Monterrey.
2019 Doha Shot of the Day: Halep’s incredible rally
February 15, 2019
A selection of the best pictures from the Qatar Total Open.
Elina Svitolina, 2019 Qatar Total Open (Getty)
February 14, 2019
No.4 seed Elina Svitolina grasped her first semifinal showing of the 2019 season as she eased past qualifier Karolina Muchova to reach the final four of the Qatar Total Open.
Karolina Pliskova, Australian Open, Melbourne
January 15, 2019
Former World No.1 and Brisbane International champion Karolina Pliskova extended her 2019 winning streak, easing past countrywoman Karolina Muchova to reach the second round of the Australian Open
Bianca Andreescu - Auckland 2019 - Getty
January 11, 2019
Auckland runner-up Bianca Andreescu progressed to the Australian Open main draw when Tereza Smitkova retired in the final round of qualifying, while home favorite Astra Sharma saved three match points against Irina Khromacheva and Wimbledon junior champion Iga Swiatek powered past Danielle Lao to join her.
Ashleigh Barty, 2018 US Open (Getty Images)
September 1, 2018
No.18 seed Ashleigh Barty moved into the fourth round of a Grand Slam event for the first time in her career with a straight-set victory over the last remaining qualifier, Karolina Muchova, at the 2018 US Open.