US Open winner Stephens knocked out of Wuhan Open first round

US Open winner Sloane Stephens has been knocked out of the Wuhan Open first round in straight sets by Wang Qiang.The Chinese world number 55 beat Stephens 6-2 6-2 in her native country just hours after US Open finalist Madison Keys went out.It was world number 17 Stephen's first WTA

Wozniacki wins Pan Pacific Open for third time

Caroline Wozniacki won her third Pan Pacific Open title by beating Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 6-0 7-5 in Tokyo.The 27-year-old former world number one, who had lost all six of her previous finals this year, stormed through the first set in 22 minutes.Pavlyuchenkova improved in the second set, but her Danish opponent

Garbine Muguruza and Angelique Kerber lose in Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo

World number one Garbine Muguruza lost 6-2 6-0 to Caroline Wozniacki in the Pan Pacific Open semi-finals in Tokyo.Spain's Muguruza, playing her first tournament since moving to the top of the rankings, was beaten in one hour by the Danish third seed."I felt my energy was a little bit low

Garbine Muguruza beats Caroline Garcia in Pan Pacific Open, Karolina Pliskova out

Spain's Garbine Muguruza tightened her grip on the world number one ranking with victory over Caroline Garcia in Tokyo, after Czech second seed Karolina Pliskova lost to Angelique Kerber.Muguruza saw off French ninth seed Garcia 6-2 6-4 to reach the semi-finals, where she will face Danish third seed Caroline Wozniacki.Meanwhile,

Johanna Konta beaten by Barbora Strycova in Pan Pacific Open

British number one Johanna Konta has been knocked out of the Pan Pacific Open after a 7-5 7-6 (7-5) defeat by Czech Barbora Strycova.The world number seven held a 3-0 lead in the first set before Strycova fought back to take the opener.Konta, 26, wasted two set-point chances on the