October 7, 2019
2011 champion Petra Kvitova booked a ticket for her seventh appearance at the Shiseido WTA Finals, while the doubles teams of Stosur/Zhang and the Chan sisters also locked up spots at the elite year-end event.
Angelique Kerber, 2019 China Open (Getty)
September 29, 2019
Former World No.1 Angelique Kerber fought back from a break down in the final set to overcome Chinese No.2 Zhang Shuai in the first round of the China Open.
Elina Svitolina - Beijing 2019 - Jimmie48/WTA
September 28, 2019
Third seed Elina Svitolina faces a blockbuster opener against 2018 finalist Anastasija Sevastova at the China Open, while Angelique Kerber and Zhang Shuai square off for the second year in a row and 2017 champion Caroline Garcia clashes with Dayana Yastremska in a rematch of May's epic Strasbourg final. Scroll down for full order of play.
Having had no home champions since 1998, Japan got two in as many weeks in September 2019, with Naomi Osaka picking up her first home title in Osaka, the city of her birth, without dropping a set (Getty)
September 22, 2019
Naomi Osaka became the first Japanese winner of the Toray Pan Pacific Open in 24 years - one week after Nao Hibino picked up her second title at the 2019 Hana-Cupid Japan Women's Open. Take a look back at the last 25 players to win WTA titles on home soil.
Sloane Stephens (Jimmie48/WTA)
September 22, 2019
No.10 seed Sloane Stephens ended a three-match losing streak by ousting Chinese No.2 Zhang Shuai in straight sets in the opening round of the Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open.
Daria Kasatkina - Wuhan 2019 - Jimmie48/WTA
September 21, 2019
Daria Kasatkina bids to turn her season around against Caroline Garcia on Day 1 of the Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open, while Aryna Sabalenka kicks off her title defence against compatriot Aliaksandra Sasnovich and Dayana Yastremska faces a rematch of this year's dramatic Hua Hin final against Ajla Tomljanovic.
Zhang Shuai - Guangzhou 2019 - Elizabeth Bai
September 17, 2019
Two-time champion Zhang Shuai faces a past nemesis in Andrea Petkovic at the Guangzhou International Women's Open, while Elina Svitolina, Zheng Saisai and Sofia Kenin are all also in second-round action.
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.
Sara Errani, Wang Yafan, Zhang Shuai, Peng Shuai and Samantha Stosur all participated in a Chinese writing activity with local children at the Jiangxi Open player party.
September 10, 2019
WTA stars and local children teamed up for a fun night out in Nanchang at the player party at the Jiangxi Open.
Ashleigh Barty
August 30, 2019
All the key facts, head-to-heads and talking points as third-round action begins at the US Open 2019.
Elina Svitolina
August 28, 2019
All the key facts, head-to-heads and talking points as the second round of the US Open 2019 gets under way.