US Open 2020: World No 2 Simona Halep latest in list of stars to pull out of tournament over COVID-19 fears
Halep joins a host of top players who are passing on playing at Flushing Meadows when the next Grand Slam tournament begins on 31 August.
US Open: Top-10 tennis stars Elina Svitolina, Kiki Bertens drop out of tournament over COVID-19 concerns
Bertens, who is Dutch, wrote on Instagram that one of her concerns is the need to be quarantined upon returning to Europe after the US Open, which runs from 31 August to 13 September and will not have any spectators.
Nick Kyrgios, Alexander Zverev and Dominic Thiem to play exhibition tennis matches in Berlin in July
Thiem, Zverev and Kyrgios will be joined by Jannik Sinner for the men’s events
Kiki Bertens beat Elena Rybakina 6-1, 6-3 to retain the St Petersburg Ladies Trophy on Sunday.
Clijsters has been drawn against sixth seeded Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands after being given a wildcard entry
Saint Petersburg 2020: Petra Kvitova withdraws from quarter-final clash against Ekaterina Alexandrova through illness
Kvitova said the unspecified illness had bothered her during Thursday's three-set win over Alison van Uytvanck
Naomi Osaka’s return to Japan’s Fed Cup team after a year’s absence turned sour on Friday as the World No 10 suffered a thrashing at the hands of Spain’s Sara Sorribes Tormo.
Australian Open 2020: Garbine Muguruza, Simona Halep power into last-eight, Anett Kontaveit made to work
Garbine Muguruza’s participation at the Australian Open had been in doubt due to illness but Monday’s demolition of Kiki Bertens to reach the quarter-finals proved she is not only nearing full health but could also be a genuine title contender.
Australian Open 2020: Garbine Muguruza scales her mountain of self-doubt with commanding win over Elina Svitolina
Last November, Garbine Muguruza scaled Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest peak in Africa. Her win over Elina Svitolina seems to show that she may have overcome the ‘mountain’ of self-doubt and crippling anxiety that had seemingly taken hold of her as well.
Adelaide International 2020: After Novak Djokovic, Alex de Minaur pulls out of tournament due to rib injury
Both de Minaur and Djokovic had heavy workloads during the ATP Cup tournament, a new teams event introduced this year that was played in Perth, Brisbane and Sydney last week.
Brisbane International: Naomi Osaka suffers semi-final loss against Karolina Pliskova; Madison Keys rallies to beat Petra Kvitova
Madison Keys came from a break and set down to beat two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova in the Brisbane International semifinals on Saturday.
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: World No 1 Ashleigh Barty gets tough draw at home tournament; Naomi Osaka faces Maria Sakkari
Ashleigh Barty will begin the new year with a tough draw at the Brisbane International. She's one of six Grand Slam champions in her half of the draw. There are three others her quarter at her home tournament.
WTA Awards 2019: Roland Garros champion Ashleigh Barty, US Open title holder Bianca Andreescu among winners
Australia’s Ash Barty has been named WTA Player of the Year after capturing her maiden Grand Slam singles title and reaching the top of the world rankings
Novak Djokovic to play inaugural Adelaide International in January ahead of Australian Open title defence
World No 2 Novak Djokovic will play in the inaugural Adelaide International tennis competition in January ahead of his Australian Open title defence, tournament organisers said on Wednesday.
WTA Finals 2019: Ashleigh Barty justifies billing as 'undisputed' World No 1 with remarkable title run in Shenzhen
Ashleigh Barty now has a nearly 2000-point lead at the top of the rankings and has effectively negated her perceived disadvantage of height, standing tall at 5'5"
WTA Finals 2019: Karolina Pliskova sets up semi-final clash with Ashleigh Barty; Elina Svitolina to meet Belinda Bencic
An aggressive Pliskova started red hot against Halep winning 13 of the first 16 points en route to blitzing through the first set in just 20 minutes.
WTA Finals 2019: Ashleigh Barty storms past Petra Kvitova into semi-finals; Kiki Bertens' injury sees Belinda Bencic go through
Barty progressed from the round-robin stage with a crushing 6-4, 6-2 win over Petra Kvitova in one hour and 28 minutes at the Shenzhen Bay Sports Centre
WTA Finals 2019: Bianca Andreescu withdraws after suffering knee injury; Sofia Kenin named replacement
The Canadian sensation crashed out of contention at the round-robin tournament when she retired hurt against Karolina Pliskova on Wednesday
WTA Finals 2019: Kiki Bertens scripts stunning comeback wins over Ashleigh Barty, Belinda Bencic keeps group alive
Bertens was a late replacement for world No.3 Naomi Osaka, who earlier in the day withdrew from the round-robin tournament due to a shoulder injury.