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2017 French Open: Kristina Mladenovic, Caroline Wozniacki draw high hopes for quarter-finals

In a wide-open French Open women`s draw, Kristina Mladenovic leads home hopes into Tuesday`s quarter-finals while former world number one Caroline Wozniacki tackles ballroom dancing Latvian Jelena Ostapenko

French Open 2017: Women`s singles quarter-finals line-up

French Open 2017: Women`s singles quarter-finals line-up

Pliskova next faces 28th seed Caroline Garcia who won her all-French grudge match with Alize Cornet 6-2, 6-4.

French Open: Rafael Nadal cruises into quarter-finals at Roland Garros

French Open: Rafael Nadal cruises into quarter-finals at Roland Garros

The 14-time major winner is yet to drop a set, conceding just six games in the last two rounds as he strives to become the first man to win 10 titles at a single Grand Slam.

Miami Open: Johanna Konta beats Caroline Wozniacki in final to lift biggest title by British woman in 40 years

Miami Open: Johanna Konta beats Caroline Wozniacki in final to lift biggest title by British woman in 40 years

No British woman had ever won a premier mandatory event since the elite tier was introduced in 2009 and this was only the second time that Konta had even qualified for the Miami tournament.

Miami Open: Venus Williams downs Angelique Kerber to set up Johanna Konta showdown in semis

Miami Open: Venus Williams downs Angelique Kerber to set up Johanna Konta showdown in semis

The other semi-final pits Denmark`s Caroline Wozniacki against second-seed Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic.

Miami Open: Karolina Pliskova, Caroline Wozniacki book semi-final showdown

Miami Open: Karolina Pliskova, Caroline Wozniacki book semi-final showdown

Wednesday`s quarter-finals see third-seed Simona Halep of Romania take on Britain`s Johanna Konta while world number one Angelique Kerber faces local favorite and seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams.

Karolina Pliskova advances, Agnieszka Radwanska ousted in Miami

Karolina Pliskova advances, Agnieszka Radwanska ousted in Miami

Spain`s sixth seeded Garbine Muguruza is doing it the hard way in Florida this week.

Elena Vesnina ousts Venus Williams to set up semi-final clash with Kristina Mladenovic at Indian Wells

Elena Vesnina ousts Venus Williams to set up semi-final clash with Kristina Mladenovic at Indian Wells

She'll play Kristina Mladenovic for a place in the final after the French player's 3-6, 7-6 (7/4), 6-2 victory over former world number one Caroline Wozniacki.

Angelique Kerber, Caroline Wozniacki cruise to third round of Indian Wells

Angelique Kerber, Caroline Wozniacki cruise to third round of Indian Wells

In men`s singles action at Indian Wells, Japanese Yoshihito Nishioka upset big-serving Croatian Ivo Karlovic, the No. 19 seed, 6-4, 6-3, while eighth-seeded Austrian Dominic Thiem cruised past Frenchman Jeremy Chardy 6-2, 6-4

Dubai Championships: Angelique Kerber hammers Ana Konjuh in straight sets, storms into semis

Dubai Championships: Angelique Kerber hammers Ana Konjuh in straight sets, storms into semis

The 29-year-old will first have to get by Elina Svitolina, on course for her own breakthrough into a first-time top 10 ranking if she can win the event.

Dubai Championships: Caroline Wozniacki gets back to work with Dubai win over Darya Kasatkina

Dubai Championships: Caroline Wozniacki gets back to work with Dubai win over Darya Kasatkina

Former WTA world number one Wozniacki had only limited turnaround time to adjust to what many feel is a faster court in the emirate compared to last week`s venue.

Karolina Pliskova wins second title of the year; defeats Caroline Wozniacki to clinch Qatar Open

Karolina Pliskova wins second title of the year; defeats Caroline Wozniacki to clinch Qatar Open

The 24-year-old Czech, seeded number two, took just under an hour and 20 minutes to end the former world number one`s hopes of a first success of 2017, breaking the Dane`s serve in the opening game and rarely looking back.

Qatar Open: Karolina Pliskova, Caroline Wozniacki to meet in Doha final after longest day

Qatar Open: Karolina Pliskova, Caroline Wozniacki to meet in Doha final after longest day

The pair have met three times before, with Wozniacki winning on every occasion. However they have not met since 2014.

Qatar Open: Angelique Kerber crashes out of Doha after losing to Russia's Daria Kasatkina

Qatar Open: Angelique Kerber crashes out of Doha after losing to Russia's Daria Kasatkina

It was the second time this year that Kerber has lost to the 19-year-old Russian, after at the Sydney International last month.

Auckland Classic: Lauren Davis beats Ana Konjuh in final to claim maiden WTA title

Auckland Classic: Lauren Davis beats Ana Konjuh in final to claim maiden WTA title

At 1.57 metres (5ft 2in), Davis is one of the smallest players but she more than compensated for her lack of height with her speed around the court.

Caroline Wozniacki beats Naomi Osaka, ends title wait with Tokyo victory

Caroline Wozniacki beats Naomi Osaka, ends title wait with Tokyo victory

"I`m very proud to win the tournament," Wozniacki told reporters.

Caroline Wozniacki ends Agnieszka Radwanska reign to reach Tokyo final

Caroline Wozniacki ends Agnieszka Radwanska reign to reach Tokyo final

Japanese teenager Osaka takes on Svitolina in her first tour semi-final later on Saturday. 

Angelique Kerber downs Caroline Wozniacki, faces Karolina Pliskova for US Open title

Angelique Kerber downs Caroline Wozniacki, faces Karolina Pliskova for US Open title

She will emulate Graf as US Open champion if she gets the better of Karolina Pliskova.

US Open 2016: Top seeds Serena Serena, Angelique Kerber on collision course

US Open 2016: Top seeds Serena Serena, Angelique Kerber on collision course

It was at the semi-final stage at Flushing Meadows last year that Williams crumbled under the pressure of chasing a rare calendar-year Grand Slam as she fell to eventual runner-up Roberta Vinci.

Caroline Wozniacki, Angeline Kerber to clash for US Open final spot in women's singles

Caroline Wozniacki, Angeline Kerber to clash for US Open final spot in women's singles

Wozniacki, the finalist in 2009 and 2014 and semi-finalist also in 2010 and 2011, sympathised with Sevastova after she spent almost three months out of the sport with a right ankle injury earlier this year.