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WTA Shenzhen Open Tennis 2019


2019 WTA Shenzhen Open Tennis Facts

Date 31 December 2018 – 5 January 2019
Edition 7th
Category WTA International
Draw 32S / 16D
Prize money $750,000
Surface Hard
Location Shenzhen, China
Venue Shenzhen Longgang Sports Center

WTA Shenzhen Open Facts

Tournament information
Founded 2013; 4 years ago
Location Shenzhen
China
Venue Shenzhen Longgang Tennis Center
Surface Hard – outdoors
WTA Tour
Category WTA International
Draw 32S / 16Q / 16D
Prize money US$750,000 (2019)

Schedule

WTA Shenzhen Open tournament starts from 31 December 2018 – 5 January 2019 at Shenzhen Longgang Sports Center, Shenzhen, China

Prize Money

Point distribution

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 $163,260 $81,251 $43,663 $13,121 $7,238 $4,698 $2,720 $1,588
Doubles * $26,031 $13,544 $7,271 $3,852 $2,031 N/A N/A N/A

Tickets

WTA Shenzhen Open Tennis Tickets

Players List

Seeds

Country Player Rank1 Seed
BLR Aryna Sabalenka 13 1
FRA Caroline Garcia 19 2
CHN Wang Qiang 20 3
LAT Jeļena Ostapenko 22 4
RUS Maria Sharapova 29 5
CHN Zheng Saisai 39 6
CHN Zhang Shuai 40 7
RUS Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 42 8

Wildcards

  • Peng Shuai
  • Wang Xinyu
  • Vera Zvonareva

Protected ranking:

  • Timea Bacsinszky

Qualifying draw:

  • Ivana Jorović
  • Veronika Kudermetova
  • Monica Niculescu
  • Xun Fangying

Retirements

  • Peng Shuai
  • Maria Sharapova
  • Wang Xinyu
  • Vera Zvonareva

Doubles

Seeds

Country Player Country Player Rank1 Seed
JPN Shuko Aoyama BLR Lidziya Marozava 83 1
CHN Peng Shuai CHN Yang Zhaoxuan 88 2
SLO Dalila Jakupović RUS Irina Khromacheva 100 3
CHN Wang Yafan CHN Zhang Shuai 125 4

Wildcards

  • Chen Jiahui / Wang Danni
  • Wang Xinyu / Xun Fangying

Alternates:

Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova / Natalia Vikhlyantseva

Withdrawals

Before the tournament

Wang Yafan

Saisai Zheng (viral illness)

During the tournament

Natalia Vikhlyantseva

Draws

WTA Shenzhen Open Tennis 2019 Draws

Past Champions

Women’s Singles

Year Champion Runner-up Score
2013 Li Na Klára Zakopalová 6–3, 1–6, 7–5
2014 Li Na (2) Pvng Shuai 6–4, 7–5
2015 Simona Halep Timea Bacsinszky 6–2, 6–2
2016 Agnieszka Radwańska Alison Riske 6–3, 6–2
2017 Kateřina Siniaková Alison Riske 6–3, 6–4
2018 Simona Halep (2) Kateřina Siniaková 6–1, 2–6, 6–0
2019 Aryna Sabalenka Alison Riske 4–6, 7–6(7–2), 6–3

Women’s Doubles

Year Champion Runner-up Score
2013 Chan Hao-ching
Chan Yung-jan
Irina Buryachok
Valeria Solovyeva
6–0, 7–5
2014 Monica Niculescu
Klára Zakopalová
Lyudmyla Kichenok
Nadiia Kichenok
6–3, 6–4
2015 Lyudmyla Kichenok
Nadiia Kichenok
Liang Chen
Wang Yafan
6–4, 7–6(8–6)
2016 Vania King
Monica Niculescu (2)
Xu Yifan
Zheng Saisai
6–1, 6–4
2017 Andrea Hlaváčková
Peng Shuai
Raluca Olaru
Olga Savchuk
6–1, 7–5
2018 Irina-Camelia Begu
Simona Halep
Barbora Krejčíková
Kateřina Siniaková
6–1, 1–6, [10–8]
2019 Peng Shuai (2)
Yang Zhaoxuan
Duan Yingying
Renata Voráčová
6–4, 6–3