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Australian Open 2022: Former US Open champ Samantha Stosur makes emotional farewell in Melbourne
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Australian Open 2022: Former US Open champ Samantha Stosur makes emotional farewell in Melbourne

Stosur lost 6-2, 6-2 to 10th seed Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova in round two and said she had "done more than I ever thought was possible".

Newest mother on WTA Tour, Samantha Stosur to skip rest of 2020 season but vows to return
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Newest mother on WTA Tour, Samantha Stosur to skip rest of 2020 season but vows to return

Stosur reached a career-high ranking of fourth in 2011 and defeated Serena Williams in New York for her maiden Grand Slam singles title the same year.

Former US Open-winner Samantha Stosur announces her partner has given birth
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Former US Open-winner Samantha Stosur announces her partner has given birth

Sam Stosur, the 2011 US Open champion, announced on Monday that her partner, Liz, gave birth to a girl in June.

Mary Pierce interview: Pressures of fame difficult to handle for younger players like Naomi Osaka, says former Roland Garros champion
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Mary Pierce interview: Pressures of fame difficult to handle for younger players like Naomi Osaka, says former Roland Garros champion

Former Roland Garros and Australian Open champion Mary Pierce touched base on wide range of topics such as level of women's tennis today, the unpredictability, rise of Coco Gauff and return of Kim Clijsters.

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

Brisbane International: Naomi Osaka battles through Maria Sakkari's attempted comeback to win opening match
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Brisbane International: Naomi Osaka battles through Maria Sakkari's attempted comeback to win opening match

Naomi Osaka defeated Greece's Maria Sakkari 6-2, 6-7 (4), 6-3 on Tuesday to set up a second-round match with American Sofia Kenin.

Fed Cup Final 2019: Kristina Mladenovic, Caroline Garcia power France to thrilling win over Australia
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Fed Cup Final 2019: Kristina Mladenovic, Caroline Garcia power France to thrilling win over Australia

It was France's third title and first since they beat the United States 16 years ago, piling more misery on seven-time champions Australia who have now lost all nine of the last Fed Cup finals they have appeared in

Fed Cup Final 2019: Ashleigh Barty makes it 1-1 for Australia with commanding win over France’s Caroline Garcia
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Fed Cup Final 2019: Ashleigh Barty makes it 1-1 for Australia with commanding win over France’s Caroline Garcia

World No 1 Ashleigh Barty emphatically hauled Australia back into contention in the Fed Cup Final on Saturday, crushing Caroline Garcia 6-0, 6-0 after France's Kristina Mladenovic whipped her teammate Ajla Tomljanovic

Fed Cup Final 2019: Ajla Tomljanovic to face Kristina Mladenovic first in role reversal between Australia and France
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Fed Cup Final 2019: Ajla Tomljanovic to face Kristina Mladenovic first in role reversal between Australia and France

Picking Ajla Tomljanovic was a bold move as Australia bid for a first title in 45 years, with Stosur her country's most successful ever singles player, spanning 16 years of Fed Cup action.

Fed Cup Final 2019: World No 1 Ashleigh Barty gunning to help seven-time champions Australia win first title since 1974
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Fed Cup Final 2019: World No 1 Ashleigh Barty gunning to help seven-time champions Australia win first title since 1974

While it is Australia's first final of the Fed Cup since 1993, France made the decider three years ago, losing 3-2 to the Czech Republic

Fed Cup Final 2019: Led by Kristina Mladenovic, France out to spoil Ashleigh Barty and Australia party on home court in Perth
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Fed Cup Final 2019: Led by Kristina Mladenovic, France out to spoil Ashleigh Barty and Australia party on home court in Perth

Seven-time Fed Cup champions Australia hold a 5-1 record over two-time winners France, although the French triumphed in the most recent tie between the two nations in 2000.

Ankita Raina beats former World No 1 Samantha Stosur to notch up biggest win of tennis career at Kunming Open
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Ankita Raina beats former World No 1 Samantha Stosur to notch up biggest win of tennis career at Kunming Open

India's Ankita Raina shocked former US Open champion Samantha Stosur for the biggest win of her career, progressing to the second round of the Kunming Open.

Fed Cup 2019: Ashleigh Barty and Samantha Stosur power Australia into first final since 1993
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Fed Cup 2019: Ashleigh Barty and Samantha Stosur power Australia into first final since 1993

Australia powered into its first Fed Cup final since 1993 with Ashleigh Barty and Samantha Stosur clinching the deciding fifth rubber against Belarus.

Fed Cup 2019: Simona Halep aims to lead Romania to first-ever final; Ashleigh Barty, Victoria Azarenka set for reunion
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Fed Cup 2019: Simona Halep aims to lead Romania to first-ever final; Ashleigh Barty, Victoria Azarenka set for reunion

Simona Halep eyes taking another step closer to adding a first Fed Cup winner's medal to her 2018 French Open crown when Romania face France in Rouen.

Australian Open 2019: Leander Paes-Samantha Stosur bow out after second round defeat
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Australian Open 2019: Leander Paes-Samantha Stosur bow out after second round defeat

Veteran Leander Paes and his partner Samantha Stosur suffered a second round defeat in the mixed doubles event, ending India's campaign at the Australian Open in Melbourne on Tuesday.

US Open 2018: From 'out of control' Eva Asderaki to 'thieving' Carlos Ramos, a look at Serena William's implosions
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US Open 2018: From 'out of control' Eva Asderaki to 'thieving' Carlos Ramos, a look at Serena William's implosions

Serena Williams has had a mixed history at the US Open, with some of the highest peaks and worst lows coming in Flushing Meadows. The six time winner has gotten into arguments repeatedly with tournament officials over the years.

US Open 2018: Naomi Osaka wins first Grand Slam title in controversial final as Serena Williams calls chair umpire 'thief'
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US Open 2018: Naomi Osaka wins first Grand Slam title in controversial final as Serena Williams calls chair umpire 'thief'

Osaka triumphed 6-2, 6-4 in the match marred by Williams's second set outburst, the American enraged by umpire Carlos Ramos' warning for receiving coaching from her box.

US Open 2018: Wilting in heat, some tennis stars felt like 'they were going to die' on day where 4 matches ended in retirements
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US Open 2018: Wilting in heat, some tennis stars felt like 'they were going to die' on day where 4 matches ended in retirements

US Open press chief Chris Widmaier said that this year is the first time the men's tournament has benefitted from a heat rule which will be reviewed on a day-to-day basis.

French Open 2018: Garbine Muguruza and Marin Cilic reach third round at Roland Garros with contrasting wins
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French Open 2018: Garbine Muguruza and Marin Cilic reach third round at Roland Garros with contrasting wins

Garbine Muguruza and Marin Cilic reached the third round of the French Open with contrasting wins as play got underway at Roland Garros on day five.

Strasbourg International: Dominika Cibulkova beats Samantha Stosur to set up semis clash against Mihaela Buzarnescu
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Strasbourg International: Dominika Cibulkova beats Samantha Stosur to set up semis clash against Mihaela Buzarnescu

Slovakia’s Dominika Cibulkova beat defending champion Samantha Stosur 6-4, 6-3 on Thursday to reach the Strasbourg international semi-finals where she will face fourth seed Mihaela Buzarnescu.