Germany are on the brink of the Fed Cup final after racing into a 2-0 lead against Australia in Brisbane.
Rafael Nadal suffered a shock exit at the Monte Carlo Masters as Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer set up a semi-final.
Top seed Dominika Cibulkova advanced to the semi-finals of the BMW Malaysian Open on Friday.
Laura Robson will miss the French Open and Wimbledon after deciding to have minor wrist surgery.
Britons Johanna Konta and Heather Watson have just missed out on a place in the main draw of the French Open.
Andy Murray and Martina Navratilova are among a host of star names who will help raise money in June to fight cancer.
The full schedule for this year's expanded WTA Championships in Singapore has been announced.
The French Open will pay total prize money of more than 25million euros at this year's tournament.
As the European claycourt season gets under way, our Andy Schooler brings you his latest Net Talk column.