Donna Vekic also captured her second win from match point down in 2019 in the first round of Toronto, facing triple match point as Madison Keys served for the win at 5-4 in the second set but coming back to triumph 3-6, 7-6(5), 7-6(5) (Jimmie48/WTA)
August 6, 2019
Thirty-two players in 37 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.
Ashleigh Barty - Toronto 2019 - Jimmie48/WTA
August 6, 2019
World No.1 Ashleigh Barty takes on Sofia Kenin at the Rogers Cup, while Venus Williams and Carla Suárez Navarro resume a rivalry going back a decade and Bianca Andreescu makes her comeback in an all-Canadian derby against Eugenie Bouchard as first-round play is concluded and second-round action begins. Scroll down for full order of play.
Washington champion Jessica Pegula, pictured with her very good girl Maddie, rises to a new career high of No.55 with her first trophy (Mike Lawrence @CitiOpen)
August 5, 2019
Jessica Pegula and Zheng Saisai both lifted their first WTA trophies last week in Washington and San Jose respectively, and are among the players receiving boosts in the latest WTA Rankings.
Zheng Saisai - San Jose 2019 - Getty
August 5, 2019
San Jose champion Zheng Saisai and Washington champion Jessica Pegula both hit career highs after collecting their first WTA titles last week, while Karlsruhe 125K champion Patricia Maria Tig's return from maternity leave continues to impress.
Zheng Saisai, Mudabala Silicon Valley Classic, San Jose
August 5, 2019
China's Zheng Saisai captured her first WTA title at the Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic in San Jose on Sunday, shocking No.2 seed Aryna Sabalenka in straight sets.
Zheng Saisai (Getty Images)
August 4, 2019
Zheng Saisai is through to her second career WTA final at the Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic after edging past No.7 seed Maria Sakkari in straight sets.
Zheng Saisai, San Jose 2019 (©Jimmie48/WTA)
August 3, 2019
Unseeded Zheng Saisai rallied from a set down to upset No.4 seed Amanda Anisimova under the lights at the Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic.
Amanda Anisimova - San Jose 2019 - Jimmie48/WTA
August 2, 2019
Fourth seed Amanda Anisimova takes on Zheng Saisai and top seed Elina Svitolina clashes with last year's runner-up Maria Sakkari in the Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic quarterfinals.
Kiki Bertens is silhouetted in the evening light during her win over Mandy Minella (Getty)
July 2, 2019
All the best images from Day 2 of The Championships.
Ashleigh Barty, 2019 Wimbledon (Getty)
July 2, 2019
World No.1 Ashleigh Barty picked up her 13th consecutive victory with a straight-set win over Zheng Saisai to kick off her 2019 Wimbledon campaign.
Timea Babos, Kristina Mladenovic, Roland Garros, French Open
June 9, 2019
Kristina Mladenovic will become the new WTA Doubles World No.1 next week, and has even more to celebrate after she captured a second Roland Garros women's doubles title alongside childhood friend, Timea Babos.
Kristina Mladenovic, Timea Babos, French Open 2019 (©Jimmie48/WTA)
June 8, 2019
No.2 seeds Timea Babos and Kristina Mladenovic look to win their second Grand Slam title as a pair against the unseeded Chinese team of Duan Ying-ying and Zheng Saisai on the final day of the 2019 French Open.