January 6th, 2018
It was the continuation of a stunning run in championship matches for Svitolina. The Ukrainian went 5-0 in finals last year, three of them Premier-level, the first player to win three Premier titles in the same season. Year-end No. 1 Simona Halep by comparison was 1-4 in finals.
January 5th, 2018
Simona Halep and Elina Svitolina bid for the first WTA titles of the season on Saturday.