Serena Williams’ hiatus since New York has all but confirmed who will be playing at the WTA Finals in Shenzhen. It is understood but not confirmed that the American will not play if she does qualify. So who is in? Ash Barty, Karolina Pliskova, Simona Halep, Naomi Osaka, Petra Kvitova and Bianca Andreescu are in. Defeats for Elina Svitolina (quarter finals) and Kiki Bertens (semi-finals) have delayed what looks an inevitable spot with two positions left and Serena not to play but there is still one player who could have a say… Belinda Bencic has the joint most top ten … Continue reading WTA Finals lineup is all but set however Belinda Bencic could still join the party!
Breakthrough year’s don’t get better than this. I honestly think we won’t see anything quite like it again. The scary thing? The season isn’t done yet. I really don’t know where to begin, it’s been an incredible journey so far and Bianca has rewritten history. She leaves New York with 43 wins and 4 defeats over the course of the season which is quite outstanding which includes qualifying too. It seems a lifetime ago now that Bianca began her season qualifying in Auckland and once she made her way into the main draw didn’t look back which was her theme … Continue reading Bianca’s breakthrough year; Indian Wells 🏆 Miami 🏝Toronto 🏆 152 to 5 📈 Four months injured 🚑 US Open 🗽 45 wins ✅ 4 defeats ❌ 8-0 v Top 10 😲