Laura Siegemund used her wildcard in the best possible way, earning three Top 10 win at the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix, her absolute favorite tournament, and dispatching world No.19 Kristina Mladenovic in an entertaining final to win the biggest champion’s trophy of her career and a brand new Porsche 911 Carrera GTS Cabriolet. In the doubles final, Jelena Ostapenko and Raquel Atawo defeated Abigail Spears and Katarina Srebotnik. Earlier on Sunday, the WTA and Porsche AG announced a big “Porsche Race to Singapore” partnership.
My amazing photographer Jimmie48 was in Stuttgart all week long, so we have plenty of photos from the 2017 edition of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix tournament, including a ton of coverage of Maria Sharapova’s comeback!
- Saturday: Sharapova vs. Mladenovic semifinal
- Friday: Sharapova, Mladenovic, Siegemund, Halep make Stuttgart semis
- Thursday: Sharapova keeps progressing, top seed Kerber out
- Wednesday: The day was all about Masha, but we have photos of other players as well
- Wednesday: The grand return of Maria Sharapova
- Tuesday: Radwanska upset, Kuznetsova, Strycova, Siegemund victorious
- Monday: Glamorous opening ceremony of the 40th Porsche Tennis Grand Prix
- Saturday: Germany vs. Ukraine Fed Cup action & Porsche Tennis Grand Prix qualifying
- Friday: Germany vs. Ukraine Fed Cup draw ceremony
- Thursday: Warming up for the Fed Cup