Tennis: Top female stars all set to put on a grand show in Singapore for WTA Finals

Tennis royalty has descended upon Singapore this week as the world's best women players prepare to face each other at the BNP Paribas WTA Finals.

The prestigious US$7 million (S$9.73 million) season finale, presented by SC Global, begins on Sunday at the Singapore Indoor Stadium.

But before the battle royal kicks off, the glamorous ladies are already making headlines as they introduce themselves to the Lion City. We look at some of the highlights so far on social media.

1. WTA Rising Star finalist Caroline Garcia makes it an unforgettable day for one of her biggest fans


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2. Lucie Safarova certainly looks pleased to grab that eighth and final spot to Singapore. And why not given this is her first trip here.


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3. Ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes as these ladies get themselves ready for tonight's gala draw ceremony? Here's a sneak peek.


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4. Not only can these women play a mean game of tennis but they are also knockout beauties


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5. Despite the injuries she has had to cope with throughout her career, Maria Sharapova shows that her funny bone is intact.

jonwong@sph.com.sg