Caroline Garcia of France defeated Venus Williams in the first round of the Wuhan Open on Sunday while wild card Victoria Azarenka withdrew with an injured right foot and will miss the rest of the season.
There will be eight different Grand Slam finalists this year, so women's tennis is as wide open as it's been in decades. History says someone will emerge to take over from Serena Williams, but who that will be isn't at all clear.
The upset bug just kept biting and biting and biting in the women's draw at the US Open. And while there are two former Grand Slam champions remaining in the final eight, the other six are itching to get a breakthrough. Get to know the contenders.