Pan Pacific Open 2019: Naomi Osaka beats Viktoriya Tomova to reach quarter-finals; Angelique Kerber snaps losing streak
Osaka, who crashed out of this month's US Open in the last 16, started slowly, losing the first three games in the first set, but later found her rhythm with solid serves and crisp volleying to secure the first set.
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
Nicole Gibbs to miss rest of clay court tennis season after being diagnosed with rare form of cancer
American Nicole Gibbs said on Monday she will miss the rest of the clay court season including this month’s French Open after being diagnosed with a rare form of cancer.
Caroline Wozniacki hailed her greatest comeback on Wednesday after saving two match points at 1-5 in the final set to keep her Grand Slam dream alive against little-known Jana Fett.
World number one Simona Halep began the year in emphatic style with a 6-4, 6-1 victory over Nicole Gibbs as Maria Sharapova also romped through her first-round match at the Shenzhen Open on Monday.
Hong Kong Open: Daria Gavrilova survives 'silly' 2nd-set meltdown to move into semis, Jennifer Brady progresses
Gavrilova eventually came through 6-1, 3-6, 6-4, but only after an almighty struggle with her serve, a string of unforced errors and her own state of mind.
Caroline Wozniacki and Elina Svitolina's withdrawals left the Hong Kong Open devastated after a spate of pre-tournament pullouts and early big name exits.
US Open 2017: Top seeds Rafael Nadal, Karolina Pliskova battle into 3rd round, Svetlana Kuznetsova ousted
Former champions Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal battled into the US Open last 32 on Thursday while the women's draw lost the fifth seed from its top eight.
US Open 2017: Rafael Nadal, Karolina Pliskova look to maintain World No 1 stature as they eye third round spots
Rafa Nadal and Karolina Pliskova will look to remain on cruise control as the two world number ones chase a place in the third round of the US Open at Arthur Ashe Stadium on Thursday.
Stanford Classic: Petra Kvitova, Coco Vandeweghe breeze through to second round in prelude to US Open
Kvitova is playing her fourth event since spending six months recovering from stab wounds to her left hand inflicted by an intruder at her home in the Czech Republic.
Indian Wells Masters: Belinda Bencic notches 1st tour win of 2017, Heather Watson beats Nicole Gibbs
Britain's Heather Watson beat American Nicole Gibbs 4-6, 6-2, 6-2 on Wednesday in the first round of the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells.
Serena Williams clinically dispatched her fellow American Nicole Gibbs, Dominika Cibulkova was upset by dark horse Ekaterina Makarova, Johanna Konta blitzed her way past Caroline Wozniacki while Mirjana Lucic-Baroni kept her fairytale run alive at the Australian open.
Australian Open 2017: Rafael Nadal takes on Zverev; Serena Williams, Karolina Pliskova in action on Day 6
Serena Williams will attempt to join sister Venus in the Australian Open last 16 on Saturday, as Rafael Nadal looks to show who's boss against exciting young gun Alexander Zverev.
Powerhouse Serena Williams swept past Lucie Safarova and into the Australian Open third round on Thursday to keep her Grand Slam record hunt firmly on track.