Serena, Sharapova among Madrid winners Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova were among the first-round winners Sunday at the Madrid Open, while second-seeded Simona Halep was shown a quick exit. Williams, the top seed and Madrid... Full Story
Pliskova beats Hradecka for Prague Open title Top-seeded Karolina Pliskova withstood a barrage of aces from qualifier Lucie Hradecka and rallied from a set down to win the Prague Open title on Saturday.
The 14th-ranked Pliskova captured her fourth WTA title with a 4-6, 7-5, 6-3 victory in the all-Czech... Full Story
Svitolina claims Marrakech title Fourth-seeded Ukrainian Elina Svitolina captured her third WTA title by beating Hungarian Timea Babos 7-5, 7-6 (7-3) in the Grand Prix SAR final on Saturday.
The 20-year-old Svitolina fired nine aces and saved eight of the 11 break points she faced. Svitolina won the Baku Cup in 2013 and successfully... Full Story