Peng Shuai - Australian Open 2019 - Getty
September 11, 2019
2017 champion Peng Shuai faces Kristyna Pliskova and fourth seed Elena Rybakina resumes a junior rivalry with 17-year-old Wang Xinyu as second-round action continues at the Jiangxi Open.
Nina Stojanovic - US Open 2019 - Jimmie48/WTA
September 10, 2019
The in-form Nina Stojanovic caused the first big shock of the Jiangxi Open, eliminating second seed Wang Yafan in straight sets in the first round, and will now meet Samantha Stosur, the winner of an all-Australian derby over Arina Rodionova.
Simona Halep - Wimbledon 2019 - Getty
July 15, 2019
Wimbledon champion Simona Halep is back in the Top 5 after winning her second Grand Slam trophy, while there are big ranking boosts for semifinalist Barbora Strycova and 15-year-old sensation Coco Gauff.
Naomi Osaka, Mari Osaka, Toray Pan Pacific Open, Tokyo
March 13, 2019
Sister to World No.1 Naomi, Mari Osaka will play her first WTA main draw singles match at the upcoming Miami Open, joining fellow up and comers Cori Gauff, Olga Danilovic, and Whitney Osuigwe among the Reddit-announced wildcards.
Maria Sharapova (Getty Images)
January 2, 2019
No. 5 seed Maria Sharapova moved into the quarterfinals of the Shenzhen Open after rising Chinese teenager Wang Xinyu retired due to cramping during their competitive encounter.
Wang Qiang overcame a 0-3 head-to-head record against Svetlana Kuznetsova to defeat the Russian 6-2, 6-2
September 20, 2018
The best images from the Guangzhou International Women's Open 2018. All photos copyright Guangzhou International Women's Open.
Zhang Shuai (Baidu)
September 16, 2018
Defending champion Zhang Shuai faces a draw full of compatriots including Nanchang winner Wang Qiang and US Open junior victor Wang Xiyu as she seeks a third Guangzhou International Women's Open title, while there's a blast from the past as former Wimbledon finalists Vera Zvonareva and Sabine Lisicki clash in the first round.
Marta Kostyuk (Getty)
January 14, 2018
Among those making their Grand Slam debuts at the Australian Open are 2017 girls' champion Marta Kostyuk and Asia-Pacific Wildcard Playoff winner Wang Xinyu.