By contrast, Naomi Osaka posted another 6-3, 6-3 scoreline in the third round over Mihaela Buzarnescu to become the only player to win two straight-set matches on Thursday (Getty)
May 17, 2019
A Wednesday washout at the Internazionali BNL d'Italia meant an action-packed Thursday - and with 20 matches completed to set the quarterfinals, the drama didn't stop at any point. Look back on the best pictures from the day here.
Karolina Pliskova (Getty Images)
May 16, 2019
Karolina Pliskova rallied back from a set and a break down against Sofia Kenin to move into the quarterfinals at the Internazionali BNL d’Italia.
Petra Kvitova (Getty Images)
May 4, 2019
Petra Kvitova continues her torrid run of form into the Mutua Madrid Open, where she opened her 2019 campaign with a straight sets victory over Sofia Kenin.
Sloane Stephens (Getty)
April 21, 2019
Sloane Stephens and Sofia Kenin earned straight-set wins to propel the American team past the Swiss stars in a World Group Play-off tie at Fed Cup.
Polona Hercog was the champion at the Samsung Open in Lugano (tournament)
April 15, 2019
For the first time in WTA history, the first 18 titles of the season have been won by 18 different players - with 13 of those finals going to three sets. Look back on the roll of honor here.
Sofia Kenin - Charleston 2019 - Volvo Car Open/Alice Keeney
April 1, 2019
Sofia Kenin was forced to save a set point to overcome 2009 champion Sabine Lisicki in straight sets in the first round of the Volvo Car Open.
Bianca Andreescu, 2019 Miami Open (WTA/Jimmie48)
March 22, 2019
Indian Wells champion Bianca Andreescu avenged her most recent loss, ousting No.32 seed Sofia Kenin in the second round of the Miami Open.
Elina Svitolina (Jimmie48 Photography/WTA)
March 9, 2019
No.6 seed Elina Svitolina was pushed to the limit by an inspired Sofia Kenin, but emerged victorious in three sets to reach the BNP Paribas Open third round.
Wang Yafan with her trophy after beating Sofia Kenin in the final (Getty)
March 3, 2019
The story of the Abierto Mexicano TELCEL presentado por HSBC in pictures.
Wang Yafan, Acapulco 2019 (Getty)
March 3, 2019
Unseeded Wang Yafan rallied from a set and a break down to defeat Sofia Kenin and win her first-ever WTA title at the Abierto Mexicano TELCEL presentado por HSBC.
Sofia Kenin, Acapulco 2019 (Getty)
March 2, 2019
No.5 seed Sofia Kenin came out victorious in a semifinal battle of rising stars in Acapulco, outlasting Bianca Andreescu to reach her second career WTA singles final.
Bianca Andreescu - Acapulco 2019 - ImagenShop
March 1, 2019
Bianca Andreescu resumes a junior rivalry with Sofia Kenin in the Abierto Mexicano TELCEL presentado por HSBC semifinals, while Wang Yafan bids for a first final against Donna Vekic.