The final of the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) tournament is one fashionable affair. It is one event that the female tennis stars, before engaging one another, show off their fashion sense, trading their working gears with impressive dress sense.
With world number one, Serena Williams missing in action, Maria Sharapova joined the biggest stars of women's tennis as she stepped out to an official photoshoot ahead of the start of the tournament.
The Russian champion led the glamour in the sporting talent line-up, which included Germany's Angelique Kerber and Italy's Flavia Pennetta.
The tournament lasts until Sunday 1st November and will be contested by eight singles players and eight doubles teams.
Sharapova is drawn in the singles competition alongside Simona Halep, Garbiñe Muguruza, Petra Kvitová, Agnieszka Radwańska, Angelique Kerber, Flavia Pennetta and Lucie Šafářová.