Top seeds Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina won a 12th straight match on Sunday at the US Open, recovering from a set down to defeat Nadiia Kichenok and Anastasia Rodionova in three to reach the third round in Flushing Meadows.
No.16 seed Anastasija Sevastova backed up her impressive run to the 2016 US Open quarterfinals with a return to the last eight on Sunday, recovering from a set down to shock 2006 champion and former WTA World No.1 Maria Sharapova in three.
Connecticut Open champion Daria Gavrilova's maiden title sees her edging towards the Porsche Race to Singapore frontrunners.
Daria Gavrilova claims the first WTA singles title of her career at the Connecticut Open, in a three-set stunner over No.2 seed Dominika Cibulkova.
The WTA Insider team is live from New York to discuss an intriguing US Open draw, one that features a blockbuster first round between 2006 champion Maria Sharapova and No.2 seed Simona Halep, and debate which woman can leave Flushing as the WTA World No.1.
Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina ride an impressive winning streak into the US Open for the second straight year, and have a shot of usurping Lucie Safarova atop the WTA doubles rankings. Check out the full women's doubles draw and No.1 scenarios right here!
Western & Southern Open champion Garbiñe Muguruza rises to the top of the Porsche Race to Singapore after winning her second title of the year.
The WTA Future Stars tournament is held yearly in conjunction with the BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore presented by SC Global. As part of the program, top U14 and U16 female tennis players from the Asia-Pacific region are provided valuable experiences and exclusive insight into the world of professional women's ten