Players saved at least one match point and went on to win the tournament seven times this season.
Victoria Azarenka is no longer being coached by Antonio van Grichen.
Jelena Dokic has become the latest player to join the Moratoglou Academy in Paris. She joins Aravane Rezai and Sorana Cirstea. Dokic's principal coach will still be Borna Bikic.
Serena Williams and Andy Roddick have responded to the addition of mixed doubles to the Olympic Games by announcing their desire to compete as a team. There is also speculation that Venus Williams will team with Bob Bryan.
Sam Stosur has been working on her slice backhand.