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.
Bianca Andreescu (Getty)
January 10, 2019
18-year-old Bianca Andreescu, a finalist in Auckland last week, finds herself a match away from the 2019 Australian Open main draw, along with fellow teenagers Marta Kostyuk and Iga Swiatek, as well as Olga Govortsova, a mom on the comeback trail.
Wang Xiyu - US Open 2018 - Getty
January 8, 2019
US Open junior champion Wang Xiyu and Wimbledon junior champion Iga Swiatek both made winning starts to their first senior Grand Slam qualifying campaigns in Australian Open qualifying - but 2018 headliners Lauren Davis, Jana Fett and Denisa Allertova fell at the first hurdle.
Marta Kostyuk, US Open
August 22, 2018
Ukrainian teen phenom Marta Kostyuk was among the first to advance on Day 1 of the 2018 US Open Qualifying tournament, saving six match points to survive Valentyna Ivakhnenko with countrywoman Lesia Tsurenko looking on.
Lucie Safarova - Mallorca 2018 - Mallorca Open/Manuel Queimadelos
June 19, 2018
Seeded favorites Lucie Safarova and Caroline Garcia overcame young prodigy Marta Kostyuk and crafty Hsieh Su-Wei respectively on the second day of the Mallorca Open.
Marta Kostyuk, Roland Garros qualifying (©Jimmie48/WTA)
May 22, 2018
Ukrainian sensation Marta Kostyuk was among the early winners on the first day of qualifying action at the French Open.
Another stalwart of the Italian golden generation in action was the indefatigable Francesca Schiavone, who lost in three sets to Dominika Cibulkova (Getty)
May 22, 2018
Las jóvenes y la experiencia están en plena exhibición en la fase previa de Roland Garros, con la ex campeona de 37 años Francesca Schiavone y la prodigiosa Marta Kostyuk de 15 años que ofrecen dos de las historias más emocionantes.
Another stalwart of the Italian golden generation in action was the indefatigable Francesca Schiavone, who lost in three sets to Dominika Cibulkova (Getty)
May 21, 2018
Youth and experience are both on full display in the Roland Garros qualifying competition, with 37-year-old former champion Francesca Schiavone and 15-year-old prodigy Marta Kostyuk providing two of the most compelling stories.
Pauline Parmentier (TEB BNP Paribas Istanbul Cup/Mustafa Yılmazcan)
April 30, 2018
TEB BNP Paribas Istanbul Cup champion Pauline Parmentier is back in the Top 100 and Maria Sakkari's new career high is a family milestone, while CoCo Vandeweghe is moving upwards again.
Caroline Garcia, Stuttgart, Porsche Tennis Grand Prix
April 26, 2018
Top-ranked French star Caroline Garcia overcame a tense three-set battle against 15-year-old qualifier Marta Kostyuk to edge into the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix quarterfinals.
April 24, 2018
Después de eliminar a Alizé Cornet en la fase previa, Marta Kostyuk llegó a la segunda ronda con una victoria sobre la wildcard Antonia Lottner.
Marta Kostyuk, Stuttgart (Getty)
April 24, 2018
After taking out Alizé Cornet in qualifying, Marta Kostyuk made it through to the second round with a win over wildcard Antonia Lottner.