WTA FINALS 2015

Shots of the day

Put blindfolds on her, but a champion is still a champion. Four-time Grand Slam singles champion and former world No. 1 Arantxa Sanchez-Vicario tried out blind tennis for the first time, but still managed to make contact with every ball that was fed
Simona Halep might be out of the WTA Finals, but still manages to keep her humour: “No dessert for you Simo” :D :D :D Thanks a lot D. PHOTO: INSTAGRAM/ SIMONAHALEP
Petra Kvitova praising Flavia Pennetta, who retired after playing her last match at the WTA Finals: "Grazie Flavia. You were an amazing opponent and an even better person. We will miss you. Un bacio x". Kvitova later thanked her fellow Czech Lucie Sa
A WTA-themed cuppa, anyone? PHOTO: INSTAGRAM/WTA
Simona Halep might be out of the WTA Finals, but still manages to keep her humour: "No dessert for you Simo" :D :D :D Thanks a lot D.
Petra Kvitova praising Flavia Pennetta, who retired after playing her last match at the WTA Finals: “Grazie Flavia. You were an amazing opponent and an even better person. We will miss you. Un bacio x”. PHOTO: TWITTER/ PETRA_KVITOVA
Put blindfolds on her, but a champion is still a champion. Four-time Grand Slam singles champion and former world No. 1 Arantxa Sanchez-Vicario tried out blind tennis for the first time, but still managed to make contact with every ball that was fed
Put blindfolds on her, but a champion is still a champion. Four-time Grand Slam singles champion and former world No. 1 Arantxa Sanchez-Vicario tried out blind tennis for the first time, but still managed to make contact with every ball that was fed to her, even hitting them cleanly over the net. PHOTO: INSTAGRAM.COM/JINISTER

A selection of the best on social media

Kvitova later thanked her fellow Czech Lucie Safarova for beating Angelique Kerber in straight sets to send her into the semi-finals: “Omg. Thanks @luciesafarova”.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 31, 2015, with the headline 'Shots of the day A selection of the best on social media'. Print Edition | Subscribe