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WTA Finals: Stronger mental resolve behind strong run at tournament, says Elina Svitolina
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WTA Finals: Stronger mental resolve behind strong run at tournament, says Elina Svitolina

Elina Svitolina qualified for the semi-finals after defeating defending champion Caroline Wozniacki to finish top of White Group.

WTA Finals: Caroline Wozniacki says she was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis before US Open
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WTA Finals: Caroline Wozniacki says she was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis before US Open

Caroline Wozniacki said she initially felt unwell after Wimbledon before waking up during the Rogers Cup in August unable to lift her arms.

WTA Finals: Elina Svitolina, Karolina Pliskova storm into semi-finals; defending champion Caroline Wozniacki ousted
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WTA Finals: Elina Svitolina, Karolina Pliskova storm into semi-finals; defending champion Caroline Wozniacki ousted

It was sweet revenge for Elina Svitolina, who won just two games against Caroline Wozniacki at last year's WTA Finals.

WTA Finals: Sloane Stephens beats Kiki Bertens over three sets; struggling Naomi Osaka falters against Angelique Kerber
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WTA Finals: Sloane Stephens beats Kiki Bertens over three sets; struggling Naomi Osaka falters against Angelique Kerber

Sloane Stephens performance against Kiki Bertens has handed struggling Naomi Osaka a lifeline in the WTA Finals, with qualification for the next stages still possible.

WTA Finals: Caroline Wozniacki revives campaign with tough win over Petra Kvitova; Elina Svitolina virtually through to semis
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WTA Finals: Caroline Wozniacki revives campaign with tough win over Petra Kvitova; Elina Svitolina virtually through to semis

Rebounding from a disappointing opening defeat against Karolina Pliskova, Caroline Wozniacki wore down Petra Kvitova to triumph in two hours and 19 minutes.

WTA Finals: Japan's Naomi Osaka vows to come back stronger after suffering group stage defeat against Sloane Stephens
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WTA Finals: Japan's Naomi Osaka vows to come back stronger after suffering group stage defeat against Sloane Stephens

Rising Japanese superstar Naomi Osaka has vowed to push through fatigue and atone for her error-strewn loss to Sloane Stephens in her WTA Finals debut in Singapore on Monday

Firstpost Spodcast Episode 67: Bajrang Punia's silver medal, Bengaluru FC's win and more on daily podcast
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Firstpost Spodcast Episode 67: Bajrang Punia's silver medal, Bengaluru FC's win and more on daily podcast

In today's episode of Spodcast, we discuss Bajrang Punia's silver medal at the Wrestling World Championships,, Bengaluru FC's win against FC Pune City and more.

LISTEN: Full script of Episode 67 of Spodcast where we discuss Bajrang Punia's silver medal, Bengaluru FC's win and more
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LISTEN: Full script of Episode 67 of Spodcast where we discuss Bajrang Punia's silver medal, Bengaluru FC's win and more

In today's episode of Spodcast, we discuss Bajrang Punia's silver medal at the Wrestling World Championships,, Bengaluru FC's win against FC Pune City and more. Here's the full script:

WTA Finals: Confident Sloane Stephens secures commanding victory over Naomi Osaka in Singapore
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WTA Finals: Confident Sloane Stephens secures commanding victory over Naomi Osaka in Singapore

A confident Sloane Stephens stormed to victory with a commanding third set performance against Japanese sensation Naomi Osaka as the upsets continued at the WTA Finals in Singapore.

WTA Finals: Karolina Pliskova beats defending champion Caroline Wozniacki; Elina Svitolina ends Petra Kvitova jinx
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WTA Finals: Karolina Pliskova beats defending champion Caroline Wozniacki; Elina Svitolina ends Petra Kvitova jinx

Karolina Pliskova's easy triumph in Singapore was sweet revenge for the Czech star, who lost to Caroline Wozniacki in the semis at last year's WTA Finals.

WTA Finals: Sloane Stephens backs calls for on-court coaching to be allowed at Grand Slams
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WTA Finals: Sloane Stephens backs calls for on-court coaching to be allowed at Grand Slams

Sloane Stephens, who is in Singapore for the season-ending eight-player WTA Finals, echoed Patrick Mouratoglou's sentiments.

WTA Finals: Naomi Osaka, Sloane Stephens well-placed to make impact; Caroline Wozniacki back at old hunting ground
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WTA Finals: Naomi Osaka, Sloane Stephens well-placed to make impact; Caroline Wozniacki back at old hunting ground

The WTA Finals, as the showpiece event has been christened, marks the culmination of the season-long battle to finish among the top 8. With Singapore hosting the tournament for the last time this year, the 2018 edition has a little added oomph.

Kremlin Cup: Karolina Pliskova, Elina Svitolina book spots in eight-woman WTA Finals
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Kremlin Cup: Karolina Pliskova, Elina Svitolina book spots in eight-woman WTA Finals

Czech star Pliskova's participation was confirmed after fourth seed Kiki Bertens lost 6-3, 4-6, 6-3 to Aliaksandra Sasnovich of Belarus.

Simona Halep pleased by No 1 ranking but wary of exacerbating back injury by playing in WTA Finals
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Simona Halep pleased by No 1 ranking but wary of exacerbating back injury by playing in WTA Finals

Romanian tennis star Simona Halep was pleased by the fact that she ended the year as No 1, but stated that she could potentially sit out the WTA Finals due to injury.

WTA Finals: Former US Open champion Sloan Stephens qualifies for first time despite not winning Grand Slam this season
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WTA Finals: Former US Open champion Sloan Stephens qualifies for first time despite not winning Grand Slam this season

Former US Open champion Sloane Stephens has qualified for her first ever WTA Finals, where she will take on other Grand Slam winners like Angelique Kerber, Caroline Wozniacki and Naomi Osaka.

Tianjin Open: Caroline Garcia puts disappointing year behind her with win over Karolina Pliskova in final
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Tianjin Open: Caroline Garcia puts disappointing year behind her with win over Karolina Pliskova in final

French tennis player Caroline Garcia showed signs of her potential after she won the Tianjin Open after beating Czech top-seed Karolina Pliskova in straight sets after suffering a difficult 2018 where she under-performed.

Hong Kong Open: China's Wang Qiang downs World No 5 Elina Svitolina to claim biggest win of her season
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Hong Kong Open: China's Wang Qiang downs World No 5 Elina Svitolina to claim biggest win of her season

Chinese number one Wang Qiang wrapped up the biggest win of her season Saturday, after an overnight rain delay forced her to wait to claim victory over world number five Elina Svitolina at the Hong Kong Open.

Simona Halep believes French Open win has justified her World No 1 ranking, earmarks Naomi Osaka as future star
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Simona Halep believes French Open win has justified her World No 1 ranking, earmarks Naomi Osaka as future star

Halep knows the pain of losing a Grand Slam final after suffering three failures in as many title matches before she rallied past Sloane Stephens to win the French Open.

US Open 2018: Naomi Osaka refuses to criticise Serena Williams after controversial final, focused on WTA Finals qualification
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US Open 2018: Naomi Osaka refuses to criticise Serena Williams after controversial final, focused on WTA Finals qualification

Naomi Osaka will be playing at the Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo, with which the Japanese US Open winner will hope to seal qualification for the WTA Finals at the end of the year.

Former world No 1 Angelique Kerber becomes second player to qualify for season-ending WTA Finals
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Former world No 1 Angelique Kerber becomes second player to qualify for season-ending WTA Finals

Former world number one Angelique Kerber became the second player to qualify for next month’s season-ending WTA Finals in Singapore, the WTA said on Monday.