Guangzhou International Womens Open 2018


2018 Guangzhou International Women’s Open Tennis Facts

Date September 17 – 22
Edition 15th
Category WTA International
Draw 32S / 16D
Prize money $250,000
Surface Hard
Location Guangzhou, China
Venue Guangzhou International Tennis Center

Champions

  • Singles
    China Wang Qiang
  • Doubles
    Australia Monique Adamczak / Australia Jessica Moore

Guangzhou International Women’s Open Tennis Facts

Founded 2004; 14 years ago
Location Guangzhou
China
Venue Guangzhou Tianhe Sports Center
(2004–2014)
Guangdong Olympic Tennis Centre
(2015–current)
Category WTA International
Surface Hard – outdoors
Draw 32S / 16Q / 16D
Prize money US$226,750 (2018)

 

Prize Money

Points

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Q Q2 Q1
Singles 280 180 110 60 30 1 18 12 1
Doubles 1 N/A N/A N/A N/A

Prize money

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 321 Q2 Q1
Singles $43,000 $21,400 $11,500 $6,175 $3,400 $2,100 $1,020 $600
Doubles * $12,300 $6,400 $3,435 $1,820 $960 N/A N/A N/A

Schedule

2018 Guangzhou International Women’s Open starts from September 17 – 22, 2018, Guangzhou International Tennis Center

Players List

Singles

Seeds

Country Player Rank1 Seed
FRA Alizé Cornet 33 1
CHN Zhang Shuai 40 2
CHN Wang Qiang 43 3
SRB Aleksandra Krunić 51 4
KAZ Yulia Putintseva 55 5
SVK Viktória Kužmová 58 6
BLR Vera Lapko 64 7
CHN Zheng Saisai 76 8

Wildcards

  • Svetlana Kuznetsova
  • Wang Xinyu
  • Wang Xiyu
  • Vera Zvonareva

Protected ranking

  • Vania King
  • Sabine Lisicki

Qualifying draw:

  • Lizette Cabrera
  • Guo Hanyu
  • Ivana Jorović
  • Deniz Khazaniuk
  • Lu Jiajing
  • Karman Thandi

Lucky loser:

Zhu Lin

Withdrawals

Before the tournament

  • Peng Shuai → replaced by Vania King
  • Rebecca Peterson → replaced by Magdalena Fręch
  • Aryna Sabalenka → replaced by Fiona Ferro
  • Yanina Wickmayer → replaced by Viktorija Golubic
  • Zhang Shuai → replaced by Zhu Lin

During the tournament

Jennifer Brady

Doubles

Seeds

Country Player Country Player Rank1 Seed
USA Kaitlyn Christian USA Sabrina Santamaria 108 1
KAZ Galina Voskoboeva RUS Vera Zvonareva 148 2
AUS Monique Adamczak AUS Jessica Moore 149 3
CHN Jiang Xinyu CHN Tang Qianhui 235 4

Wildcard

  • Ng Kwan-yau / Zheng Saisai

Draws

Guangzhou International Women’s Open Tennis Results 2018

Past Champions

Singles

Year Champions Runners-up Score
2010 Jarmila Groth Alla Kudryavtseva 6–1, 6–4
2011 Chanelle Scheepers Magdalena Rybáriková 6–2, 6–2
2012 Hsieh Su-wei Laura Robson 6–3, 5–7, 6–4
2013 Zhang Shuai Vania King 7–6(7–1), 6–1
2014 Monica Niculescu Alizé Cornet 6–4, 6–0
2015 Jelena Janković Denisa Allertová 6–2, 6–0
2016 Lesia Tsurenko Jelena Janković 6–4, 3–6, 6–4
2017 Zhang Shuai (2) Aleksandra Krunić 6–2, 3–6, 6–2
2018 Wang Qiang Yulia Putintseva 6–1, 6–2

Doubles

Year Champions Runners-up Score
2010 Edina Gallovits
Sania Mirza
Han Xinyun
Liu Wanting
7–5, 6–3
2011 Hsieh Su-wei
Zheng Saisai
Chan Chin-wei
Han Xinyun
6–2, 6–1
2012 Tamarine Tanasugarn
Zhang Shuai
Jarmila Gajdošová
Monica Niculescu
2–6, 6–2, [10–8]
2013 Hsieh Su-wei (2)
Peng Shuai (2)
Vania King
Galina Voskoboeva
6–3, 4–6, [12–10]
2014 Chuang Chia-jung
Liang Chen
Alizé Cornet
Magda Linette
2–6, 7–6(7–3), [10–7]
2015 Martina Hingis
Sania Mirza (2)
Xu Shilin
You Xiaodi
6–3, 6–1
2016 Asia Muhammad
Peng Shuai (3)
Olga Govortsova
Vera Lapko
6–2, 7–6(7–3)
2017 Elise Mertens
Demi Schuurs
Monique Adamczak
Storm Sanders
6–2, 6–3
2018 Monique Adamczak
Jessica Moore
Danka Kovinić
Vera Lapko
4–6, 7–5, [10–4]

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