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.
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.
Madison Keys - US Open 2019 - Getty
August 28, 2019
2017 runner-up Madison Keys came from an early break down to defeat Zhu Lin in straight sets in the second round of the US Open 2019 and equal her career-best winning streak at eight matches.
Karolina Pliskova (Getty Images)
July 1, 2019
No.3 seed Karolina Pliskova zoomed through her first set and needed a tiebreak in the second to see off Zhu Lin and soar into the second round at Wimbledon.
Ankita Raina - Asian Games 2018 - Getty
April 24, 2019
A day of upsets at the Kunming Open saw Indian No.1 Ankita Raina oust third seed Samantha Stosur over nearly three gruelling hours and qualifier Chihiro Muramatsu stun fourth seed Zhu Lin in straight sets.
Alexandra Cadantu - Bucharest 2018 - BRD Bucharest Open
April 22, 2019
Alexandra Cadantu ground down fifth seed Peng Shuai in a three-set epic at the Kunming Open, while defending champion Irina Khromacheva was forced to retire against Yang Zhaoxuan due to a viral illness.
Wang Qiang - Australian Open 2019 - Getty
February 24, 2019
Wang Qiang tops the 2019 Oracle Challenger Series Indian Wells draw, while Roland Garros junior champion Cori Gauff makes her WTA 125K debut against Timea Bacsinszky - with the winner facing Kristina Mladenovic. Scroll down for full draw.
Dubai was Bencic's third career title, and first in nearly four years - since Toronto 2015, where the Swiss had also beaten four consecutive Top 10 players to lift the trophy (Getty)
February 22, 2019
The best pictures from the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships.
Zhu Lin, Dubai 2019 (Getty)
February 18, 2019
In nearly three hours, qualifier Zhu Lin defeated Doha champion Elise Mertens in the first round of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships.
Bianca Andreescu - Auckland 2019 - Getty
January 11, 2019
Auckland runner-up Bianca Andreescu progressed to the Australian Open main draw when Tereza Smitkova retired in the final round of qualifying, while home favorite Astra Sharma saved three match points against Irina Khromacheva and Wimbledon junior champion Iga Swiatek powered past Danielle Lao to join her.
Astra Sharma - Australian Open 2019 - Getty
January 9, 2019
Astra Sharma sprung the biggest upset of Australian Open qualifying so far, eliminating top-seeded Vera Zvonareva in straight sets, while there were also wins for Auckland runner-up Bianca Andreescu and doubles World No.1 Barbora Krejcikova.