The Brit and the Spaniard only decided to play doubles together after a conversation outside the laundry room in Indian Wells.
The Sunshine Swing has come to an end, and the latest Porsche Race to Singapore sees Karolina Pliskova back in the Elite Eight, while major champions Sloane Stephens, Jelena Ostapenko, and Venus Williams jump into serious BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore contention.
Winning the first title of her career moved Naomi Osaka into pole position in the latest Porsche Race to Singapore.
Though she fell short in the final of the BNP Paribas Open, Daria Kasatkina gave a thoughtful press conference as she looks ahead following a breakout fortnight.
Unseeded Naomi Osaka capped her dream fortnight at the BNP Paribas Open with a dominant display against fellow 20-year-old Daria Kasatkina to win her first WTA title.
Hsieh Su-Wei and Barbora Strycova served notice in their first week as a pair, knocking out top seeds Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina to win the BNP Paribas Open in straight sets.