Stories tagged: wta finals
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 28, 2018, 7:51 p.m.
Elina Svitolina secured the biggest title of her career on Sunday, becoming the first Ukrainian player to win the season-ending WTA Finals trophy.
Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 10:01 p.m.
Sloane Stephens overcame a terrible start against Karolina Pliskova to win 0-6, 6-4, 6-1 at the WTA Finals on Saturday, setting up a championship match against Elina Svitolina. “I came …
Thu., Oct. 25, 2018, 9:14 a.m.
Karolina Pliskova won the first set to eliminate Petra Kvitova and then won the second set to advance to the semifinals at the WTA Finals. Pliskova beat Kvitova 6-3, 6-4 …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 11:36 a.m.
Sloane Stephens and Angelique Kerber both earned three-set victories at the WTA Finals on Wednesday to leave their group wide open ahead of the last round. Stephens beat Kiki Bertens …
Tue., Oct. 23, 2018, 10:43 a.m.
Defending champion Caroline Wozniacki earned her first victory at this year’s WTA Finals. She beat Petra Kvitova 7-5, 3-6, 6-2. Wozniacki is now 1-1 in her group while Kvitova is …
Sat., Oct. 28, 2017, 8:20 p.m.
Venus Williams rallied at the WTA Finals to beat Caroline Garcia of France 6-7 (3), 6-2, 6-3 Saturday and become the oldest women’s finalist at the year-end tournament.
Thu., Oct. 26, 2017, 7:38 a.m.
Venus Williams reached the semifinals at the WTA Finals by beating Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza 7-5, 6-4. The 37-year-old Williams advanced from the White Group along with Karolina Pliskova.
Wed., Oct. 25, 2017, 10:04 a.m.
Caroline Wozniacki advanced to the semifinals at the WTA Finals by beating top-ranked Simona Halep 6-0, 6-2. The former No. 1 from Denmark made only seven unforced errors in the …
Tue., Oct. 24, 2017, 10:47 a.m.
Venus Williams needed three match points and more than three hours to defeat Jelena Ostapenko 7-5, 6-7 (3), 7-5 at the WTA Finals. The 37-year-old Williams is among the top …
Sun., Oct. 30, 2016, 8:06 p.m.
Dominka Cibulkova put on a stunning show of unflappable tennis to upset top-ranked Angelique Kerber 6-3, 6-4 to win the WTA Finals title on Sunday.
Sat., Oct. 22, 2016, 5:26 p.m.
Madison Keys is the first American other than Serena and Venus Williams to earn a berth at the year-end WTA Finals in more than a decade.
Sun., Oct. 16, 2016, 5:30 p.m.
Serena Williams will miss the season-ending WTA Finals for the second year in a row, citing a right shoulder injury.