Three WTA events this week, with many players resting or skipping, makes for thin soup.
A lot of solid names left in the singles draw, as Canadian Gabriela Dabrowski continues her search for Singapore.
All-French clash between besties Alizé Cornet and Caroline Garcia.
A masterful performance by Halep crushes Sharapova.
Sharapova leads it off.
A weary-sounding Muguruza took the court for the first time in Beijing, and played the same way.
Bouchard first up on the Lotus Court. One and done.
Final in Wuhan and Tashkent, with Timea Babos pulling double duty. And Beijing begins.
Rain catchup in Tashkent.
Dabrowski looking for another win against another familiar 2017 opponent.