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.
Monica Niculescu - Luxembourg 2019 - Claude Sibenaler/BGL BNP Paribas Luxembourg Open
October 15, 2019
2016 champion Monica Niculescu takes on fourth seed Alison Van Uytvanck at the BGL BNP Paribas Luxembourg Open, while top seed Elise Mertens opens her campaign against Stefanie Voegele and Camila Giorgi resumes her five-year rivalry with Andrea Petkovic as first-round action continues. Scroll down for full order of play.
Jasmine Paolini - Karlsruhe 2019 - Liqui Moly Open/Marvin Ibo Güngör
July 31, 2019
Jasmine Paolini reached her second quarterfinal in a row after Tereza Martincova retired trailing in the final set at the Liqui Moly Open, while Patricia Maria Tig came through an all-Romanian derby against Elena-Gabriela Ruse.
Elena Rybakina - Bucharest 2019 - BRD Bucharest Open
July 22, 2019
First-time titlists Elena Rybakina and Fiona Ferro hit new career highs after capturing the Bucharest and Lausanne trophies respectively, while Elise Mertens returns to the Top 20.
Alizé Cornet, 2019 Lausanne (Getty Images)
July 20, 2019
No.3 seed Alizé Cornet continued her quest for another clay-court title in Switzerland as she defeated Tamara Korpatsch in the Ladies Open Lausanne semifinals. Cornet will face compatriot and first-time WTA singles finalist Fiona Ferro in the championship match.
Tamara Korpatsch 2019 Lausanne Getty
July 18, 2019
Tamara Korpatsch scored a second big upset of the week as she moved into the Lausanne Ladies Open quarterfinals but beating Anastasia Potapova in three sets.
Tamara Korpatsch (Getty Images)
July 15, 2019
Tamara Korpatsch came back from a set down and saved a match point to take down Eugenie Bouchard at the Ladies Open Lausanne.
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.
Svetlana Kuznetsova - Roland Garros 2018 - Getty
April 8, 2019
Former World No.2 Svetlana Kuznetsova returns after a six-month absence against compatriot Ekaterina Alexandrova at the Samsung Open presented by Cornèr, while home favorite Timea Bacsinszky opens her campaign against Tamara Korpatsch. Scroll down for full order of play.
Marketa Vondrousova - Gstaad 2018 - Monika Majer/RvS.Media
July 18, 2018
2017 Biel/Bienne champion Marketa Vondrousova is in action as first- and second-round play continues at the Ladies Championship Gstaad, along with home hopes Stefanie Voegele and Leonie Kung. Scroll down for full order of play.
Tamara Korpatsch (Getty)
April 12, 2018
La alemana Tamara Korpatsch obtuvo el primer triunfo Top 20 de su carrera por retirada en el Samsung Open presentado por cornèr el jueves, cuando la primera cabeza de serie Kristina Mladenovic se retiró perdiendo por un set y un break.
Tamara Korpatsch (Getty)
April 12, 2018
Germany's Tamara Korpatsch scored the first Top 20 victory of her career via retirement at the Samsung Open presented by cornèr on Thursday, as top seed Kristina Mladenovic retired trailing by a set and a break.