Don't expect the WTA Tour's search for its chairman and CEO to mirror the frantic search the ATP conducted earlier this year. All fingers are pointing to current president Stacey Allaster.
Despite a second-round singles loss,
The real challenge ahead in keeping the top ranking will be how well Victoria Azarenka defends upcoming tournament points from last year in the next few months.
The disparity between Justine Henin's two departures from the game is stark and intriguing.
Stacey Allaster inherits a healthy organization. But how she maximizes the tour's presence with a lack of WTA star power remains to be seen.
Dinara Safina and Marat Safin made history by becoming the first brother-sister combination to reach No. 1. But they aren't the only dynamic duo to traverse the tennis scene.
In the topsy-turvy world of women's tennis, the emergence of Dinara Safina has been welcomed with open arms. But she's just one piece of a stalwart Russian regime which has quietly dominated the tour all season long.