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BNP Paribas Luxembourg Open Tennis 2018


2018 BNP Paribas Luxembourg Open Tennis Facts

Date15–20 October
Edition28th
CategoryWTA International tournaments
Prize money$250,000
SurfaceHard (indoor)
LocationLuxembourg City, Luxembourg

Champions

  • Singles
    Germany Julia Görges
  • Doubles
    Belgium Greet Minnen / Belgium Alison Van Uytvanck

BNP Paribas Luxembourg Open Tennis Facts

Founded1991; 27 years ago
LocationKockelscheuer
Luxembourg
VenueKockelscheuer Sport Centre
CategoryWTA International
SurfaceHard – indoors
Draw32S / 32Q / 16D
Prize moneyUS$226,750 (2017)

Prize Money

Point distribution

EventWFSFQFRound of 16Round of 32QQ3Q2Q1
Singles280180110603011814101
Doubles1N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A

Prize money

EventWFSFQFRound of 16Round of 321Q3Q2Q1
Singles€34,677€17,258€9,113€4,758€2,669€1,552€810€589€427
Doubles *€9,919€5,161€2,770€1,468€774N/AN/AN/AN/A

1 Qualifiers prize money is also the Round of 32 prize money
* per team

Schedule

2018 BNP Paribas Luxembourg Open starts from 15–20 October, 2018 at Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

Players List

Singles

Seeds

CountryPlayerRank1Seed
GERJulia Görges91
ESPGarbiñe Muguruza132
ESPCarla Suárez Navarro233
ITACamila Giorgi324
CZEKateřina Siniaková335
CRODonna Vekić376
GREMaria Sakkari427
FRAPauline Parmentier498
BELKirsten Flipkens519

Wildcards

  • Fiona Ferro
  • Mandy Minella
  • Garbiñe Muguruza

Protected ranking:

Margarita Gasparyan

Special exempt:

  • Dayana Yastremska

Qualifying draw:

  • Belinda Bencic
  • Eugenie Bouchard
  • Arantxa Rus
  • Kristýna Plíšková

Lucky loser:

Varvara Lepchenko

Withdrawals

Before the tournament

  • Victoria Azarenka → replaced by Kateryna Kozlova
  • Sorana Cîrstea → replaced by Dalila Jakupović
  • Camila Giorgi → replaced by Varvara Lepchenko
  • Polona Hercog → replaced by Carina Witthöft
  • Rebecca Peterson → replaced by Andrea Petkovic
  • Monica Puig → replaced by Anna Blinkova
  • Venus Williams → replaced by Anna Karolína Schmiedlová
  • Tamara Zidanšek → replaced by Johanna Larsson

Retirements

Andrea Petkovic

Doubles

Seeds

CountryPlayerCountryPlayerRank1Seed
UKRLyudmyla KichenokSLOKatarina Srebotnik591
BELKirsten FlipkensSWEJohanna Larsson682
ROUIrina BaraSUIXenia Knoll1463
SLODalila JakupovićCZERenata Voráčová1474

Wildcards

  • Greet Minnen / Alison Van Uytvanck
  • Raluca Șerban / Isabella Shinikova

Withdrawals

Before the tournament

  • Monica Niculescu

Draws

BNP Paribas Luxembourg Open Tennis Results 2018

Past Champions

Singles

YearChampionRunner-upScore
2009Timea BacsinszkySabine Lisicki6–2, 7–5
2010Roberta VinciJulia Görges6–3, 6–4
2011Victoria AzarenkaMonica Niculescu6–2, 6–2
2012Venus WilliamsMonica Niculescu6–2, 6–3
2013Caroline WozniackiAnnika Beck6–2, 6–2
2014Annika BeckBarbora Záhlavová-Strýcová6–2, 6–1
2015Misaki DoiMona Barthel6–4, 6–7(7–9), 6–0
2016Monica NiculescuPetra Kvitová6–4, 6–0
2017Carina WitthöftMonica Puig6–3, 7–5
2018Julia GörgesBelinda Bencic6–4, 7–5

Doubles

YearChampionsRunners-upScore
2009Iveta Benešová (2)
Barbora Záhlavová-Strýcová
Vladimíra Uhlířová
Renata Voráčová
1–6, 6–0, [10–7]
2010Timea Bacsinszky
Tathiana Garbin
Iveta Benešová
Barbora Záhlavová-Strýcová
6–4, 6–4
2011Iveta Benešová (3)
Barbora Záhlavová-Strýcová (2)
Lucie Hradecká
Ekaterina Makarova
7–5, 6–3
2012Andrea Hlaváčková
Lucie Hradecká
Irina-Camelia Begu
Monica Niculescu
6–3, 6–4
2013Stephanie Vogt
Yanina Wickmayer
Kristina Barrois
Laura Thorpe
7–6(7–2), 6–4
2014Timea Bacsinszky (2)
Kristina Barrois
Lucie Hradecká
Barbora Krejčíková
3–6, 6–4, [10–4]
2015Mona Barthel
Laura Siegemund
Anabel Medina Garrigues
Arantxa Parra Santonja
6–2, 7–6(7–2)
2016Kiki Bertens
Johanna Larsson
Monica Niculescu
Patricia Maria Țig
4–6, 7–5, [11–9]
2017Lesley Kerkhove
Lidziya Marozava
Eugenie Bouchard
Kirsten Flipkens
6–7(4–7), 6–4, [10–6]
2018Greet Minnen
Alison Van Uytvanck
Vera Lapko
Mandy Minella
7–6(7–3), 6–2