WTA rankings: Samsonova and Alexandrova hit new career high, Zheng Qinwen hits ranking milestone for China

Luidmila Samsonova and Ekaterina Alexandrova have parlayed WTA titles into career-high rankings this week. Samsonova, who won the title in Tokyo, and Alexandrova, the Seoul champion, are knocking on the door of the top-20. Read on for more info on this week’s rankings risers… Alexandrova (+3) hits career-high 21 It was a dominant finish on Sunday o