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#WTA

# wta - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

Injured Serena withdraws in Rome ahead of Williams sisters clash

Serena and Venus Williams were due to meet in the second round at the Foro Italico 21 years after their only other clash in Rome.

# wta - Tuesday 19 February, 2019

Naomi Osaka upset in first match as world number one days after splitting from coach Defeat This post contains videos

Naomi Osaka upset in first match as world number one days after splitting from coach

Playing as world number one without a full-time coach, Osaka crashed out of the Dubai Tennis Championships.

# wta - Tuesday 12 February, 2019

World number one Osaka splits with coach after recent success

The Australian Open champion enjoyed a breakthrough 2018 alongside Sascha Bajin but the two have parted ways.

# wta - Sunday 27 January, 2019

'I'm used to it now' – Australian Open champ Osaka becoming slam specialist

The 21-year-old compared her slam victories following Saturday’s success in Melbourne.

# wta - Monday 21 January, 2019

World number one felt like she was 'hit by a train' during Serena Williams defeat

Simona Halep is taking the positives as she bows out of the Australian Open while Williams advances to the quarter-finals.

# wta - Sunday 20 January, 2019

Maria Sharapova refuses to answer reporters' questions after Melbourne exit Tension This post contains videos

Maria Sharapova refuses to answer reporters' questions after Melbourne exit

It was a forgettable day for 2008 champion, as she crashed out of the Australian Open.

# wta - Friday 18 January, 2019

Sharapova stuns Wozniacki as ice man Federer ploughs on

In their first meeting since 2015, Sharapova overpowered the Dane.

# wta - Tuesday 15 January, 2019

Serena Williams calls first round Australian Open rout 'the greatest win' of her career

Serena Williams, who is seeking an eighth Australian Open title, revelled in her 6-0 6-2 demolition of Tatjana Maria in Melbourne.

# wta - Monday 14 January, 2019

Sharapova remorseless after dishing out double-bagel defeat to tearful British qualifier Dart

Maria Sharapova was in a ruthless mood following her demolition of Harriet Dart in round one of the Australian Open.

# wta - Monday 17 December, 2018

WTA rule change give mothers returning to tennis after pregnancy more protections in 2019

New rule change means women will now be allowed to wear leggings or compression shorts without a skirt, dress or shorts over them.

# wta - Sunday 7 October, 2018

Wozniacki comes full circle by reclaiming China Open title

Eight years after winning her first WTA Tour title at the China Open, Caroline Wozniacki got her hands back on the trophy.

# wta - Friday 28 September, 2018

Serena Williams row wouldn't happen at Wimbledon, insists chairman

Phillip Brook believes US Open finalist Serena Williams was under pressure in New York, while umpire Carlos Ramos was doing his job.

# wta - Tuesday 18 September, 2018

Mistakes were made in Serena's US Open row - Federer

The saga continues to rumble on and the Swiss star has had his say.

# wta - Friday 14 September, 2018

Serena Williams' sexism claims 'a bit far-fetched,' says US Open mixed doubles champion

US Open mixed doubles champion Jamie Murray believes the umpire Carlos Ramos

# wta - Tuesday 11 September, 2018

Serena acted with 'grace and class' in US Open final - NBA star Steph Curry

NBA star Stephen Curry is backing Serena Williams following a dispute with an umpire in the US Open final.

# wta - Monday 10 September, 2018

Umpire acted with 'professionalism and integrity' during Serena row - ITF

The ITF has backed umpire Carlos Ramos after Saturday’s controversial US Open final.

# wta - Wednesday 29 August, 2018

Wozniacki and Ostapenko stop the rot in stifling New York heat

The duo headed into the final major of the year on losing streaks, but made it into round two.

# wta - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

'I felt like I was not a good mom' - Serena Williams shares challenge of postpartum emotions

Talking to friends and family is a good solution to mental health issues experienced after giving birth, she says.

# wta - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

Serena Williams claims 'discrimination' is to blame for frequent drug tests

“Out of all the players, it’s been proven I’m the one getting tested the most,” the 36-year-old said.

# wta - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

Sharapova insists she's made 'a lot of progress' after shock first round Wimbledon exit

The 31-year-old tasted defeat in the opening round of a Grand Slam for the first time since 2010.

# wta - Tuesday 5 June, 2018

'Super exciting' - Positive update from Williams following French Open withdrawal

A day after pulling out of the French Open through injury, Serena Williams has hinted at a positive prognosis from her doctor.

# wta - Monday 4 June, 2018

Serena Williams withdraws from French Open ahead of Sharapova showdown

The 23-time grand slam singles champion will remain in Paris to undergo further treatment.

# wta - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

Serena Williams says French Open catsuit makes her feel like a 'warrior princess' and a 'superhero'

The former world number one also says the suit helps combat some of the health issues she has experienced since giving birth.

# wta - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

Cornet's anti-doping charge for three missed tests dismissed

Alize Cornet’s anti-doping charge has been dismissed after it was deemed “reasonable” efforts to locate her for a third test were not made.

# wta - Saturday 24 March, 2018

Wozniacki demands action after family members subjected to death threats

Caroline Wozniacki has revealed her family were abused during her defeat to Monica Puig at the Miami Open.

# wta - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

Serena falls to Venus in battle of the Williams sisters at Indian Wells

Playing her first competitive tournament since the 2017 Australian Open, Serena lost to Venus Williams in straight sets on Monday.

# wta - Sunday 11 March, 2018

Serena Williams dreading showdown with Venus

‘I have to play a seed sooner than later… I wish it was anybody else in the draw.’

# wta - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

'My comeback couldn't have come on a better day ' - Serena returns after 14-month break

After giving birth to her daughter last year, the 23-time grand slam winner is delighted to make her return on International Women’s Day.

# wta - Saturday 27 January, 2018

Caroline Wozniacki wins Australian Open for first grand slam title Ace

Caroline Wozniacki wins Australian Open for first grand slam title

The Dane overcame Simona Halep in a three-set epic.

# wta - Thursday 25 January, 2018

First-time grand slam champ to be crowned after Halep survives a classic

Simona Halep felt her strength of character shone through in a memorable clash with Angelique Kerber.

Cornet could face ban over three missed drugs tests during 2017 season

World number 42 Alize Cornet says she had “valuable reasons” for missing three drugs tests and will present her case in March.

Wozniacki banishes Australian Open demons to reach final and stay on track for maiden grand slam

The former world number one survived a mini collapse in the second set to see off Elise Mertens.

# wta - Saturday 20 January, 2018

Kerber downs Sharapova in Melbourne masterclass

Simona Halep survived a record-equalling match meanwhile.

# wta - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

I had one foot out of the Australian Open – Wozniacki revels in dramatic fightback Ace

I had one foot out of the Australian Open – Wozniacki revels in dramatic fightback

The Dane saved a couple of match points in Melbourne.

# wta - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

Serena Williams 'very likely' to make her return at the Australian Open

Organisers of the Australian Open expect Serena Williams to return from her first pregnancy to defend her title in Melbourne.

# wta - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Wimbledon will not be the same without her – Duchess pays tribute to Novotna

After sharing an emotional moment on Centre Court in 1993, the Duchess of Kent has paid tribute to Jana Novotna, who died on Sunday.

# wta - Sunday 29 October, 2017

Wozniacki lands biggest title of her career and ends dreadful record against Williams

Venus Williams had won her previous seven matches against Caroline Wozniacki, but she was no match for the Dane in Singapore.

# wta - Sunday 10 September, 2017

Sloane Stephens' brilliant reaction to becoming US Open champion (and $3.7m richer) Grand Sum This post contains videos

Sloane Stephens' brilliant reaction to becoming US Open champion (and $3.7m richer)

“Did you see that cheque that lady handed me?”

# wta - Saturday 2 September, 2017

Serena Williams may rethink comeback after childbirth, says tennis legend Billie Jean King

Billie Jean King believes Serena Williams could reconsider a return to playing following the birth of her baby daughter.

# wta - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

'I had no right to win': Emotional Sharapova causes upset on Grand Slam return

Back at a Grand Slam for the first time since 2016 Australian Open, the Russian enjoyed her “special” return at Flushing Meadows.

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