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Billie Jean King Cup: Alison Riske rewarded in marathon tiebreak; Iga Swiatek, Emma Raducanu shine
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Billie Jean King Cup: Alison Riske rewarded in marathon tiebreak; Iga Swiatek, Emma Raducanu shine

Riske needed eight set points in the tiebreaker while Yastremska battled back from 5-1 down and had four set points herself before the American pulled off the epic decider in the opening rubber of the tie in Asheville, North Carolina.

Madison Keys warms up for Australian Open by beating Alison Riske in all-American Adelaide International final
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Madison Keys warms up for Australian Open by beating Alison Riske in all-American Adelaide International final

Keys never allowed her compatriot a look into the contest powering her way to a 6-1, 6-2 victory in just over an hour to claim her sixth WTA title

'Really confident' Coco Gauff into semis of Adelaide International
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'Really confident' Coco Gauff into semis of Adelaide International

The 17-year-old American is the highest seed remaining at three as she ramps up preparations for next week's Australian Open.

Linz Open: Simona Halep withdraws, Danielle Collins retires in semi-finals
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Linz Open: Simona Halep withdraws, Danielle Collins retires in semi-finals

Alison Riske of the United States will face Romanian lucky loser Jaqueline Cristian, ranked 100, in Friday's final.

Linz Open: Danielle Collins, Alison Riske set up all-American semifinal
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Linz Open: Danielle Collins, Alison Riske set up all-American semifinal

The third-seeded Collins, who is pursuing her third title of the season, beat Alison Van Uytvanck of Belgium 7-5, 6-3.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: 17-year-old Coco Gauff, Jennifer Brady lead US tennis team
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: 17-year-old Coco Gauff, Jennifer Brady lead US tennis team

The list of players heading to Japan includes 17-year-old Gauff, 2021 Australian Open runner-up Brady, Jessica Pegula and Alison Riske for women's singles, and Tommy Paul, Frances Tiafoe, Tennys Sandgren and Marcos Giron for men's singles.

Italian Open: Jannik Sinner sets up Rafael Nadal clash in Rome second round
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Italian Open: Jannik Sinner sets up Rafael Nadal clash in Rome second round

The Italian teenager will face the 20-time Grand Slam winner for the second time, having impressed against Nadal in last year's French Open quarter-finals despite losing in straight sets.

Fed Cup 2020: US beat Latvia 3-2 to advance to final; Anastasija Sevastova hands Serena Williams maiden defeat
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Fed Cup 2020: US beat Latvia 3-2 to advance to final; Anastasija Sevastova hands Serena Williams maiden defeat

Williams had been unbeaten in singles, dating to her Fed Cup debut in 1999, including a straight-sets win over Ostapenko on Friday night that had two tiebreakers.

Australian Open 2020: Ash Barty says she is proud of her indigenous heritage after sealing quarter-finals berth on Australia Day
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Australian Open 2020: Ash Barty says she is proud of her indigenous heritage after sealing quarter-finals berth on Australia Day

Barty is seen as the country’s best hope to end its long wait for a first home-grown women’s champion since Chris O’Neil won the tournament in 1978.

Australian Open 2020: Sofia Kenin stops Coco Gauff, Petra Kvitova comes from set down to beat Maria Sakkari
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Australian Open 2020: Sofia Kenin stops Coco Gauff, Petra Kvitova comes from set down to beat Maria Sakkari

Coco Gauff's latest history-making Grand Slam run at age 15 ended with a 6-7 (5), 6-3, 6-0 loss in the Australian Open's fourth round to Sofia Kenin

Australian Open 2020: Wang Qiang upsets Serena Williams in three sets; Caroline Wozniacki bids adieu in farewell tournament
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Australian Open 2020: Wang Qiang upsets Serena Williams in three sets; Caroline Wozniacki bids adieu in farewell tournament

Williams owns seven trophies from the year's first major championship and this was her earliest defeat there since also bowing out in the third round all the way back in 2006

Brisbane International: Naomi Osaka overcomes Kiki Bertens in three-setter to advance into semi-finals
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Brisbane International: Naomi Osaka overcomes Kiki Bertens in three-setter to advance into semi-finals

Third seed Naomi Osaka survived another testing three-setter to beat Dutchwoman Kiki Bertens 6-3, 3-6, 6-3 to advance to the semi-finals of the Brisbane International.

Brisbane International: Americans Madison Keys, Alison Riske and Danielle Collins notch up straight-sets victories to make quarter-finals
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Brisbane International: Americans Madison Keys, Alison Riske and Danielle Collins notch up straight-sets victories to make quarter-finals

Eighth seed Keys was pushed in the first set by hometown favourite and former US Open champion Samantha Stosur but eventually prevailed 7-5, 6-3 in 78 minutes

WTA Elite Trophy: Kiki Bertens tops round robin group, moves to semi-finals in Zhuhai
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WTA Elite Trophy: Kiki Bertens tops round robin group, moves to semi-finals in Zhuhai

Kiki Bertens became the first player to qualify for the semi-finals of the WTA Elite Trophy in Zhuhai, China. The tournament is the second-tier year-end competition on WTA Tour.

Tennis Rankings: Coco Gauff makes huge jump of 39 places to No 71 in WTA rankings, Ashleigh Barty retains No 1 spot
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Tennis Rankings: Coco Gauff makes huge jump of 39 places to No 71 in WTA rankings, Ashleigh Barty retains No 1 spot

Another good performance in Luxembourg this week could see Gauff knocking on the door of the top 50

Wuhan Open: Aryna Sabalenka keeps love affair with Chinese city going to beat Alison Riske in final
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Wuhan Open: Aryna Sabalenka keeps love affair with Chinese city going to beat Alison Riske in final

Aryna Sabalenka, 21, improved her record at the Wuhan Open to a perfect 12-0 and joins Petra Kvitova as the only two-time champions of the tournament.

Wuhan Open: Aryna Sabalenka through to final after downing World No. 1 Ashleigh Barty in straight sets
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Wuhan Open: Aryna Sabalenka through to final after downing World No. 1 Ashleigh Barty in straight sets

Looking to become the first player to successfully defend the Wuhan title –- and to be the second two-time champion alongside Kvitova –- Sabalenka vows to battle until the last ball.

Pan Pacific Open 2019: Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova through to second round, Elise Mertens beats Whitney Osuigwe
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Pan Pacific Open 2019: Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova through to second round, Elise Mertens beats Whitney Osuigwe

Pavlyuchenkova, who lost the 2017 final to Caroline Wozniacki, went on a roll early in the second set to win 11 of the first 12 points and took a 4-0 lead before dropping serve

Wimbledon 2019: Serena Williams battles past Alison Riske; Barbora Strycova, Elina Svitolina into first Grand Slam semis
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Wimbledon 2019: Serena Williams battles past Alison Riske; Barbora Strycova, Elina Svitolina into first Grand Slam semis

Serena Williams, who recorded her 97th success at Wimbledon to move second on the women's all-time list, came under enormous pressure from her fellow American before prevailing in an engrossing contest

Serena Williams beats Alison Riske in dramatic three-setter; Simona Halep through to Wimbledon semi-finals
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Serena Williams beats Alison Riske in dramatic three-setter; Simona Halep through to Wimbledon semi-finals

Serena Williams was pushed to three sets on Centre Court at Wimbledon before beating fellow American Alison Riske, while Simona Halep came from behind to beat Zhang Shuai.