The two-time Australian Open champion will look to make a strong comeback in 2018
What will the future hold for the former world number 5?
A look at some compelling stories that have evolved during the week in Singapore
After leaving the tour from 2014-16, Barty has successfully returned
The world no. 6 won her first title of the season last weekend
Angelique Kerber and Simona Halep are two who may benefit from the return of Victoria Azarenka and Maria Sharapova.
The four-seed has advanced to the third round in London
The American returned to the WTA tour with a 6-4, 6-2 win over Nao Hibino in the first round