Svetlana Kuznetsova returns to Top 20
Svetlana Kuznetsova returns to Top 20

Russia`s two-time Grand Slam winner Svetlana Kuznetsova has returned to the WTA Top 20 on Monday after her run to the final of the Madrid Open at the weekend.

Petra Kvitova thrashes Svetlana Kuznetsova to win Madrid Open
Petra Kvitova thrashes Svetlana Kuznetsova to win Madrid Open

Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova romped to the Madrid Open title on Saturday with a crushing 6-1, 6-2 victory over Svetlana Kuznetsova.

Serena, Sharapova stunned, Nadal and Murray into Madrid semis
Serena, Sharapova stunned, Nadal and Murray into Madrid semis

Serena Williams`s stunning 27-match winning streak was snapped in resounding fashion by Petra Kvitova on Friday as the Czech progressed to the Madrid Open final 6-2, 6-3.

Serena, Sharapova stunned, Nadal ousts Dimitrov in Madrid
Serena, Sharapova stunned, Nadal ousts Dimitrov in Madrid

Serena Williams`s stunning 27-match winning streak was snapped in resounding fashion by Petra Kvitova on Friday as the Czech progressed to the Madrid Open final 6-2, 6-3.

Petra Kvitova snaps Serena Williams run to reach Madrid final
Petra Kvitova snaps Serena Williams run to reach Madrid final

Serena Williams`s stunning 27-match winning streak stretching back to last year`s WTA finals was snapped in resounding fashion by Petra Kvitova on Friday as the Czech progressed to the Madrid Open final 6-2, 6-3.

Svetlana Kuznetsova stuns Maria Sharapova to reach Madrid final
Svetlana Kuznetsova stuns Maria Sharapova to reach Madrid final

Svetlana Kuznetsova scored her first victory over Maria Sharapova in seven years to reach the final of the Madrid Open 6-2, 6-4 on Friday.

Kerber pulls Germany level in the clash with Russia
Kerber pulls Germany level in the clash with Russia

Germany`s Angelique Kerber beat Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova of Russia in straight sets on Sunday to level the score in their Fed Cup World Group semi-final tie at 2-2.

Pavlyuchenkova puts Russia 2-0 up against Germany
Pavlyuchenkova puts Russia 2-0 up against Germany

Svetlana Kuznetsova beat Julia Goerges in straight sets to put Russia 1-0 up in their Fed Cup World Group semi-final tie with visitors Germany on Saturday.

Svetlana Kuznetsova opens Russia`s Fed Cup tie with Germany
Svetlana Kuznetsova opens Russia`s Fed Cup tie with Germany

Svetlana Kuznetsova will face Julia Goerges in Saturday`s opening rubber of the Fed Cup World Group semi-final clash between Russia and Germany after Friday`s draw.

Fed Cup final: Russia to face Germany without injured Maria Sharapova
Fed Cup final: Russia to face Germany without injured Maria Sharapova

Russia`s hopes of winning a place in the Fed Cup final suffered a setback as world number two Maria Sharapova dropped out through injury just days ahead of the semi-final with Germany.

Serena Williams rips Svetlana Kuznetsova to reach quarter-finals
Serena Williams rips Svetlana Kuznetsova to reach quarter-finals

World number one Serena Williams dominated Russia`s Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-2, 6-3 on Monday, advancing to the WTA and ATP Miami Open quarter-finals with her 15th consecutive victory at the event.

Blocking queen Sloane Stephens waves bye-bye to Twitter haters
Blocking queen Sloane Stephens waves bye-bye to Twitter haters

Sloane Stephens referred to Serena Williams as a "colleague" and said she has had to block "a lot" of her fans on Twitter after the two had a falling out following the 2013 Aussie Open.

Serena Williams powers through at Indian Wells
Serena Williams powers through at Indian Wells

Top seed Serena Williams stepped up her comeback from a 14-year Indian Wells boycott by storming into the fourth round with a 6-2, 6-0 demolition of error-prone Zarina Diyas on Sunday.

Fed Cup: Maria Sharapova puts Russia in charge, Italy, Australia lead too
Fed Cup: Maria Sharapova puts Russia in charge, Italy, Australia lead too

Maria Sharapova defeated Urszula Radwanska 6-0, 6-3 as Russia took a 2-0 lead over Poland in the Fed Cup World Group Saturday with the superstar taking a first step towards the Rio Olympics.

Maria Sharapova to spearhead Russia in Fed Cup
Maria Sharapova to spearhead Russia in Fed Cup

World number two Maria Sharapova will spearhead Russia in their Fed Cup opening round match against Poland in Krakow from March 7-8, national Olympic team manager Vladimir Kamelzon said Tuesday.

Lucie Safarova shoots down rising Swiss star Belinda Bencic in Tokyo
Lucie Safarova shoots down rising Swiss star Belinda Bencic in Tokyo

Seventh-seeded Lucie Safarova battled back to beat wild card Belinda Bencic 3-6, 6-4, 6-2 Wednesday and reach the Pan Pacific quarter-finals, spoiling the Swiss teenager`s upward momentum this year.

Swiss teen Bencic upsets Kuznetsova in Tokyo
Swiss teen Bencic upsets Kuznetsova in Tokyo

Rising Swiss star Belinda Bencic upset two-time Grand Slam champion Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-3, 6-0 in the first round of the Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo Monday, maintaining recent impressive form.

Citi Open: Svetlana Kuznetsova ends four-year title drought

Russian veteran tennis star Svetlana Kuznetsova defeated Kurumi Nara of Japan 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 at the Citi Open final, for her first WTA title in four years.

Halep eases into maiden grand slam semi-final in Paris

Romanian fourth seed Simona Halep outfoxed former French Open champion Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russia 6-2 6-2 to reach her first grand slam semi-final on Wednesday.

Rain delays start of action at French Open

Torrential rain delayed the start of quarter-final action on day 11 of the French Open on Wednesday.