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BNP Paribas Luxembourg Open Tennis 2018


2018 BNP Paribas Luxembourg Open Tennis Facts

Date 15–20 October
Edition 28th
Category WTA International tournaments
Prize money $250,000
Surface Hard (indoor)
Location Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

Champions

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

BNP Paribas Luxembourg Open Tennis Facts

Founded 1991; 27 years ago
Location Kockelscheuer
Luxembourg
Venue Kockelscheuer Sport Centre
Category WTA International
Surface Hard – indoors
Draw 32S / 32Q / 16D
Prize money US$226,750 (2017)

Prize Money

Point distribution

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Q Q3 Q2 Q1
Singles 280 180 110 60 30 1 18 14 10 1
Doubles 1 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A

Prize money

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 321 Q3 Q2 Q1
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 €774 N/A N/A N/A N/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

Country Player Rank1 Seed
GER Julia Görges 9 1
ESP Garbiñe Muguruza 13 2
ESP Carla Suárez Navarro 23 3
ITA Camila Giorgi 32 4
CZE Kateřina Siniaková 33 5
CRO Donna Vekić 37 6
GRE Maria Sakkari 42 7
FRA Pauline Parmentier 49 8
BEL Kirsten Flipkens 51 9

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

Country Player Country Player Rank1 Seed
UKR Lyudmyla Kichenok SLO Katarina Srebotnik 59 1
BEL Kirsten Flipkens SWE Johanna Larsson 68 2
ROU Irina Bara SUI Xenia Knoll 146 3
SLO Dalila Jakupović CZE Renata Voráčová 147 4

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

Year Champion Runner-up Score
2009 Timea Bacsinszky Sabine Lisicki 6–2, 7–5
2010 Roberta Vinci Julia Görges 6–3, 6–4
2011 Victoria Azarenka Monica Niculescu 6–2, 6–2
2012 Venus Williams Monica Niculescu 6–2, 6–3
2013 Caroline Wozniacki Annika Beck 6–2, 6–2
2014 Annika Beck Barbora Záhlavová-Strýcová 6–2, 6–1
2015 Misaki Doi Mona Barthel 6–4, 6–7(7–9), 6–0
2016 Monica Niculescu Petra Kvitová 6–4, 6–0
2017 Carina Witthöft Monica Puig 6–3, 7–5
2018 Julia Görges Belinda Bencic 6–4, 7–5

Doubles

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

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