Johanna Konta has split from her coach and says she will not play in the remaining tennis tournaments this season while she recovers from a foot injury
Konta, who has failed to get beyond the quarter-finals of any tournament since last-four elimination at the hands of Venus Williams at SW1 in July, has been forced out with a foot problem.
Konta isn't ready to play after a left foot injury forced her out of the Hong Kong Open.
Caroline Garcia secures eighth and last spot in the WTA Finals after injured Johanna Konta withdraws from the Kremlin Cup
The WTA says Johanna Konta has withdrawn from the Kremlin Cup next week, meaning Caroline Garcia has secured the eighth and last berth in the WTA Finals
Oct 12 (Reuters) - Frenchwoman Caroline Garcia became the eighth and final player to qualify for the season-ending WTA Finals in Singapore after Britain's Johanna Konta withdrew from the Kremlin Cup in Moscow due to a foot injury, the WTA said on Thursday.
WUHAN, China, Sept 28 (Reuters) - Female tennis players still do not receive the credit they deserve for putting on top-quality matches, according to British number one Johanna Konta.
Johanna Konta crashed out in her opening match at the Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open as she lost 6-0 4-6 7-6 (7-3) to Australia's Ashleigh Barty, failing to serve out the match in the third set.
Williams' victory against Viktoria Kuzmova came while Johanna Konta was bounced by Aleksandra Krunic.
Konta was bounced in her opening matchup at the US Open, while Williams was pushed to three sets in her’s. The 2017 US Open got underway on Monday, and there were few surprises in the early slate of matches. Venus Williams, the ninth...Show More Summary
NEW YORK, Aug 28 (Reuters) - Serbian Aleksandra Krunic produced the first shock of the U.S. Open as she rallied past British seventh seed Johanna Konta 4-6 6-3 6-4 on Monday to advance to the second round of the season's final grand slam.
Seventh-seeded Johanna Konta is out in the first round of the U.S. Open, stunned by 78th-ranked Serbian Aleksandra Krunic 4-6, 6-3, 6-4.