Kiki Bertens Shenzhen 2019

Bencic advances to Shenzhen semis as Bertens retires due to viral illness

It's almost unbelievable -- three women from the small 2019 Shiseido WTA Finals Shenzhen field have retired during the round-robin phase. First, Naomi Osaka quit because of a right shoulder injury after winning her opening...
Ashleigh Barty Shenzhen 2019

Barty records a confident victory over Kvitova to make the semifinals in Shenzhen

Ashleigh Barty was never endangered in her round-robin match against Petra Kvitova and confidently climbed to the top position in the Red Group with a 6-4 6-2 victory at the Shiseido WTA Finals Shenzhen on...
Bianca Andreescu Shenzhen 2019

Andreescu’s WTA Finals debut ends in heartbreak

US Open champion Bianca Andreescu's 2019 season can only be described as miraculous, but it's ending with a heartbreak -- the 19-year-old's first participation at the WTA Finals has been cut short because of...
Elina Svitolina Shenzhen 2019

Svitolina defeats Halep in straight sets to qualify for Shenzhen semifinals

Defending champion Elina Svitolina earned her second Top 5 victory this week by beating Simona Halep 7-5 6-3 in the Purple Group on Day 4 of the 2019 Shiseido WTA Finals Shenzhen, thus ensuring...
Belinda Bencic Shenzhen 2019

Bencic defeats Kvitova to score first WTA Finals win

Debutante Belinda Bencic stayed alive at the 2019 Shiseido WTA Finals Shenzhen by putting a second-set slip behind her to defeat Petra Kvitova 6-3 1-6 6-4 and keep the Red Group wide open. In the...
Kiki Bertens Zhuhai 2019

Late replacement Bertens beats No.1 Barty at the WTA Finals

Alternate Kiki Bertens, who entered the Shiseido WTA Finals Shenzhen draw earlier today when Naomi Osaka withdrew due to a right shoulder injury, victoriously opened her appearance at the prestigious $14,000,000 tournament by defeating...
Naomi Osaka of Japan in action during her RR1 match 2019 WTA Finals tennis tournament

Right shoulder injury forces Naomi Osaka out of Shiseido WTA Finals Shenzhen

BREAKING NEWS: Naomi Osaka has withdrawn from the 2019 Shiseido WTA Finals Shenzhen because of a right shoulder injury and her place in the Red Group will be taken by alternate Kiki Bertens of...
Simona Halep

Halep saves a match point to defeat Andreescu in Purple Group at the WTA Finals

After defending champion Elina Svitolina victoriously kicked off singles play in the Purple Group on Day 2 of the Shiseido WTA Finals Shenzhen, Wimbledon champion Simona Halep saved a match point in the second...
Elina Svitolina

Svitolina capitalizes on seventh set point to take charge in Purple Group opener against Pliskova

Defending champion Elina Svitolina squeezed past Karolina Pliskova 7-6(12) 6-4 in the first singles match in the Purple Group on Day 2 of the Shiseido WTA Finals Shenzhen, needing seven set points to win...
Naomi Osaka of Japan in action during her RR1 match 2019 WTA Finals tennis tournament

Osaka, Barty make winning starts at Shiseido WTA Finals Shenzhen

The Shiseido WTA Finals Shenzhen kicked off on Sunday with Naomi Osaka and Ashleigh Barty coming through tough tests to win their opening round-robin encounters in the Red Group. After losing all three of her...