WTA Elite Trophy

Competitive Instinct Pushes Bertens To WTA Elite Trophy Final

ZHUHAI, October 26, 2019 (by Michael Dickens) As the semifinal round of the Hengqin Life WTA Elite Trophy Zhuhai unfolded on Saturday afternoon in Zhuhai, China, top seed Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands, who won her only meeting with 40th-ranked […]

Bertens Holds Off Yastremska At WTA Elite Trophy

ZHUHAI, October 24, 2019 (by Michael Dickens) Top seed Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands fought off a surging No. 10 seed Dayana Yastremska to emerge as the first semifinalist in the Hengqin Life WTA Elite Trophy in Zhuhai, China. The […]

Elite WTA Field Competing For An Elite End-Of-The-Season Trophy

ZHUHAI, October 23, 2019 (by Michael Dickens) As the WTA’s Hengqin Life Elite Trophy Zhuhai unfolds this week in China’s southern Guangdong province, with an elite field – think Kiki Bertens, Sofia Kenin, Madison Keys, Aryna Sabalenka – that would make […]

Seizing The Moment, Barty Wins Biggest Title Of Her Career

ZHUHAI, November 4, 2018 (by Michael Dickens) Ashleigh Barty culminated her second straight Top 20 year in style. Her brilliantly constructed match point, which ended with a leaping back-handed volley winner, earned the Australian the biggest title of her career. […]

Garcia’s Victory Sends Barty To Zhuhai Semifinals

ZHUHAI, November 2, 2018 (by Michael Dickens) Caroline Garcia merely needed a straight set victory over Aryna Sabalenka in the final match of the Orchid Group in the Hengqin Life WTA Elite Trophy Zhuhai on Friday afternoon. However, the Frenchwoman […]

An Elite WTA Field Competing For An Elite End-Of-Season Trophy

ZHUHAI, October 31, 2018 (by Michael Dickens) As the Hengqin Life WTA Elite Trophy Zhuhai unfolds in the this modern city in China’s southern Guangdong province, an elite field that would make any tournament director envious has assembled for this […]

Goerges Crowned Champion In Zhuhai

ZHUHAI, November 5, 2017 Julia Goerges is the 2017 Hengqin Life WTA Elite Trophy Zhuhai champion after a 7-5, 6-1 win over CoCo Vandeweghe in Sunday’s final of the season-ending event. The win marked the biggest title of the 29-year-old […]