Australia`s Samantha Stosur into Osaka final
Australia`s Samantha Stosur into Osaka final

Former US Open winner Samantha Stosur beat Ukraine`s Elina Svitolina on Saturday to reach the Japan Women`s Open final as she seeks the first successful title defence of her career.

Top seed Samantha Stosur out in 1st round in Guangzhou
Top seed Samantha Stosur out in 1st round in Guangzhou

Four of the top five seeds including number one pick Samantha Stosur crashed out of the $500,000 WTA Guangzhou Open in the first round Tuesday, as the former US Open champion`s poor run of form continued.

US Open: Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams, Andy Murray sail through on New York breeze
US Open: Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams, Andy Murray sail through on New York breeze

Novak Djokovic reached the third round of a Grand Slam for the 25th consecutive time while Serena Williams racked up her 80th US Open win as the top seeds eased into the third round on Thursday.

Kvitova, Rybarikova set to face off in WTA New Haven final

Reigning Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova and Slovakia`s Magdalena Rybarikova advanced to the WTA New Haven hardcourt tournament final Friday with straight-set triumphs.

Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova reaches New Haven semis

Reigning Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova advanced to the semi-finals of the WTA New Haven hardcourt tournament Thursday with a 6-4, 6-1 triumph over Czech compatriot Barbora Zahlavova Strycova.

Serena Williams battles on in Cincinnati, Petra Kvitova falls

World number one Serena Williams won a tense battle of U.S. Open champions by taming Australia`s Samantha Stosur 7-6 (7) 7-6 (7) on Wednesday to reach the third round of the Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati.

Order restored as Maria Sharapova, Serena Williams advance in Montreal

Fourth seed Maria Sharapova rallied for a 4-6 6-3 6-1 second-round win over Spain`s Garbine Muguruza while Serena Williams destroyed former U.S. Open champion Samantha Stosur as order and power was restored to the Rogers Cup in Montreal on Wednesday.

Stosur and Zimonjic claim mixed doubles title

Fifteenth seeds Samantha Stosur and Nenad Zimonjic claimed the mixed doubles title with a 6-4 6-2 win against 14th seeds Chan Hao-Ching of Taiwan and Max Mirnyi of Belarus at Wimbledon on Sunday in the final match of the 2014 championships.

Top seed Ivanovic through in Birmingham but Stosur ousted

Top seed Ana Ivanovic breezed into the quarter-finals of the Aegon Classic in Birmingham, England with a 6-1 6-1 victory over American Lauren Davis on Thursday but second seed Samantha Stosur was knocked out.

Maria Sharapova into quarter-finals at French Open

Maria Sharapova stayed on course for a second French Open title with a battling 3-6, 6-4, 6-0 fourth round win over Australia`s Samantha Stosur.

Pica powers to first WTA title

Puerto Rican No.1 Monica Puig won her first WTA title Saturday, beating Spain`s Silvia Soler-Espinosa in the final of the Strasbourg International.

Tennis: Li ousts Stosur as Wawrinka crashes in Rome

Chinese second seed Li Na defeated Samantha Stosur 6-3, 6-1 to reach the quarter-finals of the ATP-WTA Rome Masters on Thursday, turning the momentum in a long-running rivallry.

Germany, Czech Republic into Fed Cup final

Germany reached their first Fed Cup final since 1992 on Sunday -- where they will face the Czech Republic, who will be playing in a third title match in four years.

Kerber puts Germany into Fed Cup final

Angelique Kerber put Germany into their first Fed Cup final in 22 years with a fighting victory over Australia`s Samantha Stosur in the semi-final in Brisbane on Sunday.

Petkovic, Kerber win to give Germany 2-0 lead

Germany took hold of their Fed Cup semi-final on Saturday, winning both the opening day singles to lead Australia 2-0 in Brisbane.

Sania-Black in BNP Paribas Open final

India`s Sania Mirza and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black stormed into the women`s doubles final at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament here.

Caroline Wozniacki inspired by forthcoming wedding

Caroline Wozniacki admitted that she was being inspired by the imminence of her wedding to Rory McIlroy after bringing about a great survival in the first round of the Dubai Open.

Fed Cup: Australia take charge against Russia

Australia took a firm grip on their Fed Cup first round tie against a young and inexperienced Russian team Saturday, racing to an easy 2-0 lead.

Australia not underestimating young Russia threat

Australia`s top player Samantha Stosur is not underestimating a largely unknown Russian team in their Fed Cup first round tie, saying her young and inexperienced opponents have nothing to lose.