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Kunming Open Tennis 2019


2019 Kunming Open Tennis Facts

Date 15–21 April (ATP)
22–28 April (WTA)
Edition 8th (ATP)
2nd (WTA)
Category ATP Challenger Tour
WTA 125K series
Prize money $162,480+H (ATP)
$125,000 (WTA)
Surface Clay
Location Anning, China

Champions

  • Men’s Singles
    United Kingdom Jay Clarke
  • Women’s Singles
    China Zheng Saisai
  • Men’s Doubles
    Australia Max Purcell / Australia Luke Saville
  • Women’s Doubles
    China Peng Shuai / China Yang Zhaoxuan

Schedule

Kunming Open Tennis 2019 from 15–21 April (ATP), 22–28 April (WTA)
in Anning, China

Prize Money

ATP Prize Money: $162,480+H (ATP)

WTA Prize Money:, $125,000 (WTA)

Players List

Men’s singles

Seeds

Country Player Rank1 Seed
AUS Jordan Thompson 67 1
IND Prajnesh Gunneswaran 82 2
POL Kamil Majchrzak 131 3
TPE Jason Jung 134 4
IND Ramkumar Ramanathan 141 5
AUS Alex Bolt 145 6
AUT Dennis Novak 156 7
AUS Jason Kubler 159 8
AUS James Duckworth 160 9
SRB Nikola Milojević 183 10
ESP Enrique López Pérez 185 11
KAZ Aleksandr Nedovyesov 187 12
FRA Maxime Janvier 202 13
GBR Jay Clarke 209 14
CZE Adam Pavlásek 211 15
CHN Zhang Ze 213 16

Wildcards

  • Gao Xin
  • He Yecong
  • Li Yuanfeng
  • Liu Hanyi
  • Sun Fajing

Alternate:

  • Nicolás Barrientos

Qualifying draw:

  • Jacob Grills
  • Ben Patael

Women’s singles

Seeds

Country Player Rank1 Seed
CHN Zhang Shuai 42 1
CHN Zheng Saisai 43 2
AUS Samantha Stosur 77 3
CHN Zhu Lin 94 4
CHN Peng Shuai 120 5
RUS Irina Khromacheva 137 6
USA Danielle Lao 155 7
UZB Sabina Sharipova 156 8

Wildcards

  • Duan Yingying
  • Ma Shuyue
  • Peng Shuai
  • Yang Zhaoxuan
  • Zhang Shuai
  • Zheng Saisai

Protected ranking:

  • Gao Xinyu

Qualifying draw:

  • Miharu Imanishi
  • Kaylah McPhee
  • Chihiro Muramatsu
  • Peangtarn Plipuech

Lucky loser:

  • Miyabi Inoue

Withdrawals

  • Deniz Khazaniuk → replaced by Miyabi Inoue

Retirements

  • Irina Khromacheva (fever)
  • Danielle Lao (right lower leg injury)
  • Sabina Sharipova (gastro-intestinal illness)
  • Zhang Kailin (low back injury)

Women’s Doubles

Seeds

Country Player Country Player Rank1 Seed
CHN Duan Yingying CHN Han Xinyun 137 1
CHN Peng Shuai CHN Yang Zhaoxuan 166 2
RUS Olga Doroshina RUS Irina Khromacheva 199 3
CHN Jiang Xinyu CHN Tang Qianhui 260 4

Alternates:

  • Maddison Inglis / Miyabi Inoue

Withdrawals

  • Irina Khromacheva (viral illness)

Retirements

  • Ashley Kratzer (left shoulder injury)

Draws

Kunming Open Tennis 2018 Results

Past Champions

Men’s Singles

Year Champion Runner-up Score
2019 Jay Clarke Prajnesh Gunneswaran 6–4, 6–3
2018 Prajnesh Gunneswaran Mohamed Safwat 5–7, 6–3, 6–1
2017 Janko Tipsarevic Quentin Halys 6–7(5–7), 6–3, 6–4
2016 Jordan Thompson Mathias Bourgue 6–3, 6–2
2015 Franko Škugor Gavin van Peperzeel 7–5, 6–2
2014 Alex Bolt Nikola Mektic 6–2, 7–5
2013 Márton Fucsovics James Ward 7–5, 3–6, 6–3
2012 Grega Žemlja Aljaž Bedene 1–6, 7–5, 6–3

Women’s Singles

Year Champion Runner-up Score
2019 Zheng Saisai (4) Zhang Shuai 6–4, 6–0
2018 Irina Khromacheva Zheng Saisai 3–6, 6–4, 7–6(7–5)
?   WTA 125K event   ?
2017 Zheng Saisai (3) Zarina Diyas 7–5, 6–4
2016 Zhang Kailin Peng Shuai 6–1, 0–6, 4–2, ret.
2015 Zheng Saisai (2) Han Xinyun 6–4, 3–6, 6–4
2014 Zheng Saisai Jovana Jakšic 6–2, 6–3

Men’s Doubles

Year Champions Runners-up Score
2012 Sanchai Ratiwatana
Sonchat Ratiwatana
Ruan Roelofse 
Kittipong Wachiramanowong
4–6, 7–6(7–1), [13–11]
2013 Victor Baluda
Dino Marcan
Samuel Groth 
John-Patrick Smith
6–7(5–7), 6–4, [10–7]
2014 Alex Bolt
Andrew Whittington
Daniel Cox
Gong Maoxin
6–4, 6–3
2015 Bai Yan
Wu Di
Karunuday Singh
Andrew Whittington
6–3, 6–4
2016 Bai Yan 
Riccardo Ghedin
Denys Molchanov 
Aleksandr Nedovyesov
4–6, 6–3, [10–6]
2017 Dino Marcan 
Tristan-Samuel Weissborn
Steven de Waard 
Blaž Kavcic
5–7, 6–3, [10–7]
2018 Aliaksandr Bury 

Lloyd Harris
Gong Maoxin 
Zhang Ze
6–3, 6–4
2019 Max Purcell 
Luke Saville
David Pel 
Hans Podlipnik Castillo
4–6, 7–5, [10–5]

Women’s Doubles

Year Champions Runners-up Score
ITF event
2014 Han Xinyun 
Zhang Kailin
Varatchaya Wongteanchai 
Zhang Ling
6–4, 6–2
2015 Xu Yifan 
Zheng Saisai
Yang Zhaoxuan 
Ye Qiuyu
7–5, 6–2
2016 Wang Yafan 
Zhang Kailin (2)
Varatchaya Wongteanchai 
Yang Zhaoxuan
6–7(3–7), 7–6(7–2), [10–1]
2017 Han Xinyun (2) 
Ye Qiuyu
Prarthana Thombare 
Xun Fangying
6–2, 7–5
WTA 125K event 
2018 Dalila Jakupovic 
Irina Khromacheva
Guo Hanyu 
Sun Xuliu
6–1, 6–1
2019 Peng Shuai 
Yang Zhaoxuan
Duan Yingying 
Han Xinyun
7–5, 6–2