Posts Tagged Women’s tennis

Williams beats Wozniacki to reach champs final

Serena Williams of the US reacts during her semifinal match against Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki at the WTA tennis finals in Singapore, Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark Baker)

SINGAPORE (AP) — Serena Williams advanced to the final of the WTA Finals after beating Caroline Wozniacki in a third-set tiebreaker on Saturday, winning 2-6, 6-3, 7-6 (6) to remain on course for a third-straight title in the season-ending championships.

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WTA plans World Cup teams event

Serbia's Ana Ivanovic celebrates after winning a point against Romania's Simona Halep during their singles match at the WTA tennis finals in Singapore, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark Baker)

SINGAPORE (AP) — The WTA is considering setting up its own World Cup team event, separate from the existing Fed Cup organized by the ITF.

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WTA semis: Williams-Wozniacki, Halep-Radwanska

Russia's Maria Sharapova reacts after winning  appoint against Poland's Agnieszka Radwanska during their singles match at the WTA tennis finals in Singapore, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark Baker)

SINGAPORE (AP) — Serena Williams made the semifinals of the WTA Finals and earned the year-end No. 1 ranking without hitting a ball on Friday.

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Serena bounces back to best at WTA Finals

Serena Williams of the US gestures to the chair umpire during her singles match against Canada's Eugenie Bouchard at the WTA tennis finals in Singapore,Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark Baker)

SINGAPORE (AP) — Serena Williams awoke on Thursday dreading playing tennis. By the end of the day, her doubts were defeated and she was still in the running for a third straight WTA Finals crown.

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Wozniacki beats Radwanska at WTA Finals

Serena Williams of the US makes a backhand return to Canada's Eugenie Bouchard during their singles match at the WTA tennis finals in Singapore,Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Joseph Nair)

SINGAPORE (AP) — Serena Williams rebounded from the worst beating of her professional career to rout Eugenie Bouchard 6-1, 6-1 at the WTA Finals on Thursday, yet her title defense remain in the balance.

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