Julia Goerges (Jimmie48/WTA)
October 16, 2019
Defending champion Julia Goerges outlasted 2015 champion Misaki Doi in a hard-fought three-set tussle in the first round of the BGL BNP Paribas Luxembourg Open.
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.
Julia Goerges - Luxembourg 2019 - BGL BNP Paribas Luxembourg Open
October 15, 2019
Defending champion Julia Goerges faces 2015 winner Misaki Doi in the BGL BNP Paribas Luxembourg Open's first clash of previous titlists since 2001, while eighth seed Anna Blinkova clashes with Linz champion Coco Gauff and 2016 victor Monica Niculescu takes on doubles partner Margarita Gasparyan. Scroll down for full order of play.
Kiki Bertens - Beijing 2019 - Getty
October 9, 2019
Top seed Kiki Bertens kicked off her Upper Austria Ladies Linz campaign with a tight straight-sets victory over Misaki Doi.
Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, Kristyna Pliskova, Kiki Bertens - Linz 2019 - Jimmie48/WTA
October 8, 2019
Top seed Kiki Bertens faces Misaki Doi and 2018 finalist Ekaterina Alexandrova takes on Kristyna Pliskova at the Upper Austria Ladies Linz, while Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and Coco Gauff are also on court as first-round play concludes and second-round action begins.
Karolina Pliskova - Zhengzhou 2019 - Zhengzhou Open
September 17, 2019
Zhengzhou Open champion Karolina Pliskova has moved up to second place behind Ashleigh Barty in the Porsche Race to Shenzhen.
Nao Hibino and Misaki Doi, Hiroshima 2019 (Hana-cupid Women's Open)
September 15, 2019
Nao Hibino won 11 of the last 13 games to defeat compatriot Misaki Doi to win the Hana-cupid Japan Women's Open.
Nao Hibino won the second all-Japanese WTA final in the Open Era at Hiroshima 2019, defeating Misaki Doi to collect her second career title (Japan Women's Open)
September 14, 2019
Nao Hibino defeated Misaki Doi to take the 2019 Hiroshima title in the second all-Japanese WTA Tour final in the Open Era. Take a look back at Japan's previous WTA singles titlists here.
Misaki Doi - Hiroshima 2019 - Japan Women's Open
September 14, 2019
Misaki Doi and Nao Hibino will face off for the 2019 Hana-Cupid Japan Women's Open title in the first all-Japanese WTA Tour final in 22 years - before teaming up for the doubles final. Scroll down for full order of play.
Misaki Doi, 2019 Hiroshima (Hana-cupid Japan Women's Open)
September 14, 2019
Misaki Doi upset No.2 seed Veronika Kudermetova to reach the final of the Hana-cupid Japan Women's Open, where she will face compatriot Nao Hibino for the title in the first all-Japanese WTA singles final since 1997.
Veronika Kudermetova, Hiroshima 2019 (Hana-cupid Women's Open)
September 13, 2019
Veronika Kudermetova is the sole seed left standing in the final four at the Hana-cupid Japan Women’s Open.
Misaki Doi - Hiroshima 2019 - Japan Women's Open
September 11, 2019
Home players Misaki Doi and Kurumi Nara are both aiming for their third quarterfinal appearances at the Hana-Cupid Japan Women's Open, while Alison Van Uytvanck and Kirsten Flipkens face off in an all-Belgian derby and clash of doubles partners as second-round action concludes. Scroll down for full order of play.