- The Top 8 singles players and doubles teams of 2017 will secure a spot at the BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore presented by SC Global
Caroline Garcia rose to No.8 on the Porsche Race to Singapore Leaderboard by winning her second title in as many weeks at the China Open (Beijing), having also lifted the Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open. The Frenchwoman, who is the first player to win Wuhan and Beijing back-to-back, is bidding for her first appearance at the WTA Finals.
Beijing represents lap number 52 out of 57 total (a reference to qualifying tournaments leading into the WTA Finals).
The winner of the Porsche Race to Singapore - the player who sits at No.1 leading into the WTA Finals - will not only seal a spot at the season-ending showpiece, but also be congratulated with a new Porsche 911 GTS Cabriolet.