WTA chief backs Serena in court snub row

Serena Williams found a powerful ally in her dispute over being exiled to an outside court when women`s tennis boss Stacey Allaster said she was "disappointed" by the decision.

Williams return is a blessing for WTA chief

The Serena and Venus show got back on the road at Eastbourne this week and no one was more pleased to see the Williams sisters return to action than WTA chief executive Stacey Allaster.

Women`s tour shines during tough times, chief says

The women`s tennis circuit lost only one title sponsor in 2009 despite the woes of the global economy, WTA Tour chief executive Stacey Allaster said on Monday.