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Nov 04, 2017
WTA Finals, not Elite Trophy, should be last event of season, says women's tennis body chief Steve SimonSimon said the Elite Trophy should precede the WTA Finals, the traditional season finale which has the women's top eight and which finished on Sunday.
May 18, 2017
French Open justified in denying wildcard to Maria Sharapova; she needs to fight her way back upThe French Open and its leaders deserve credit for doing the sport a service, in resisting the urge to issue a wildcard to Maria Sharapova.
May 14, 2017
Madrid Open: Simona Halep retains title with win over Kristina Mladenovic; WTA slams Ilie Nastase presenceDefending champion Simona Halep edged out Kristina Mladenovic in a thrilling near three-hour final 7-5, 6-7 (7), 6-2 but the the trophy presentation was controversially attended by Ilie Nastase.
Apr 26, 2017
Stuttgart Open: Maria Sharapova begins long road back after suspension but icy path aheadMaria Sharapova returns from a 15-month doping ban on Wednesday with tournament promoters drooling over profit margins while rivals condemn the smooth road prepared for her rehabilitation.
Jan 10, 2017
Maria Sharapova confirms April return after 15-month absence from competitive tennisMaria Sharapova will make her return to competitive tennis following her 15-month ban at the WTA clay-court tournament in Stuttgart in April, it was announced on Tuesday.
Oct 27, 2016
WTA Finals to be last event of year: Chief executive Steve Simon assures calendar changesThe Women's Tennis Association (WTA) is relooking at its tournament calendar in a bid to avoid the last-minute qualification seen in this week's tournament, its chief executive said Wednesday.
Oct 02, 2016
Rafael Nadal slams radical match format change proposed by WTA bossRafael Nadal slammed changes being mulled by tennis governing bodies to shorten matches and make them more TV-friendly, saying Sunday that the move goes against the sport's "values".
Oct 01, 2016
WTA boss considering radical change with super tie-breakers, no-ad scoring for women's tennisWomen's tennis boss Steve Simon said he's considering introducing super tie-breakers and no-ad scoring for singles matches in a radical move to shorten them and make them more TV-friendly.
Mar 22, 2016
Purse parity? Tennis legends, bosses defend prize money equality ahead of Miami OpenArray