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Tennis has given me soul. – Martina Navratilova

‘Lack of consistency is the new normal’ – Navratilova reflects on a fascinating WTA...

In her review of 2018, Martina Navratilova discusses the unpredictability at the top of the women's game and hails the new stars who have emerged over the past 12 months. MARTINA NAVRATILOVA I'm going to remember 2018 as the tennis year...

‘It’s good step for the Grand Slams’ – Svitolina on mental toughness in Singapore

Elina Svitolina discussed seeing her mental development in action at the BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore presented by SC Global, where she reached the biggest final of her career over Kiki Bertens on Saturday. SINGAPORE - Much as Elina Svitolina has...

Mattek-Sands announces fashion line with Lucky in Love

American Bethanie Mattek-Sands and fashion brand Lucky in Love will partner to create exclusive collections available for sale on and off the court in 2019. MIAMI, FL, USA - Eight-time grand slam champion and Olympic gold medalist Bethanie Mattek-Sands has added...

Teens, tweeners and crepes 10 memorable 2018 WTA moments

From hot shots to high art, relive some at some the 2018 season's oddest and unforgettable memories featuring Simona Halep, Naomi Osaka, Aryna Sabalenka and more. DAVID KANE It’s weird what we remember when looking back on a WTA season. With...

‘There are a million opinions’ – Svitolina cuts through noise to make Singapore semis

Elina Svitolina opened up about facing down criticisms during a tough season, and coming through stronger to make it into her first semifinal at the BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore presented by SC Global. SINGAPORE - Elina Svitolina continued to open...

Stephens on Asia ‘No matter where I am I can play good tennis’

Runner-up Sloane Stephens reveled in her newfound Asian success at the BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore presented by SC Global and shrugged off the critics in her last press conference of the season. SINGAPORE - With four wins from five matches...

2018 WTA Finals Barty and Vandeweghe lock up last spot in doubles semis

US Open and Miami champions Ashleigh Barty and CoCo Vandeweghe claimed the last spot in the semifinals of the BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore presented by SC Global with an upset of No.4 seeds Elise Mertens and Demi Schuurs. SINGAPORE -- US...

Billie Jean King – ‘The sky’s the limit’ for Osaka, Stephens at WTA Finals

WTA Founder and Legends Ambassador Billie Jean King gave a rousing press conference on Wednesday at the BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore presented by SC Global, commenting on debutantes Naomi Osaka and Sloane Stephens. SINGAPORE - The BNP Paribas WTA Finals...

Kumkhum comeback brings her biggest career title in Mumbai

No.5 seed Luksika Kumkhum recovered from a first-set wipeout against Irina Khromacheva to win the biggest title of her career at the L&T Mumbai Open. MUMBAI, India -- No.5 seed Luksika Kumkhum of Thailand claimed the biggest title of her career at...

WTA releases 2019 Tour Calendar

WTA Finals Shenzhen and WTA Elite Trophy Zhuhai to switch spots on the calendar; Thailand Open and Palermo Ladies Open included on 2019 calendar; 46th year of the WTA features 55 events in 28 countries ST PETERSBURG, FL, USA – The...