- BNP Paribas Open (Indian Wells) and Internazionali BNL d'Italia (Rome) reclaim the accolades they won in 2017, while Prudential Hong Kong Tennis Open and St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy receive awards for the first time
- Petra Kvitova lands Karen Krantzcke Sportsmanship Award for sixth consecutive year, as Bethanie Mattek-Sands picks up her first Peachy Kellmeyer Player Service Award
- Sascha Bajin receives first-ever WTA Coach of the Year honors
ST. PETERSBURG, FL, USA – The Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) announced today the winners of the annual year-end tournament and player awards, as voted for by the players themselves. In addition, members of the WTA Coach Program voted for the first ever WTA Coach of the Year.
The WTA Tournament of the Year Award winners have received recognition from WTA players due to the excellence of their staff and organization, passionate fans, and wider dedication to the sport and its athletes.