ITALIAN OPEN: WTA predictions are the hardest of guessing games right now, but Petra Kvitova, Karolina Pliskova and more in-form clay-courters could go deep.
MADRID OPEN: Karolina Pliskova is the highest-ranked player in the semifinals, but who has been the best on clay this season?
MADRID OPEN: Simona Halep targets a third straight Mutua Madrid Open crown. But it's a strong draw.
WTA FINALS: Should Simona Halep be world no. 1? It depends whether or not you equate it with "world's best."
WTA FINALS: A random collections of stats and facts to prep you for the coming week in Singapore.
From Angelique Kerber having no excuses to the first round bursting with big clashes, here are my pre-Australian Open observations!