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Silicon Valley Classic Tennis 2018


2018 Silicon Valley Classic Tennis Facts

Date 30 July – 5 August
Edition 47th
Category WTA Premier
Draw 28S / 16D
Prize money $753,000
Surface Hard
Location San Jose, California, United States

Champions

  • Singles
    United States Madison Keys
  • Doubles
    United States Abigail Spears / United States CoCo Vandeweghe

Prize Money

Point distribution

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Q Q2 Q1
Women’s Singles 470 305 185 100 55 1 25 13 1
Women’s Doubles 1 N/A N/A N/A N/A

Prize money

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Q2 Q1
Women’s Singles $128,100 $68,280 $37,330 $21,330 $10,670 $6,990 $3,225 $1,810
Women’s Doubles $40,300 $21,330 $11,735 $5,975 $3,240 N/A N/A N/A

Schedule

QUALIFYING

Day/Date Session Round Parking Access Gates Open Session Start Time Plaza Club Open Time
July 28 | Saturday Q1: Day Qualifying Round 1 9:00 AM 9:30 AM 10:00 AM N/A
July 29 | Sunday Q2: Day Qualifying Round 2 9:00 AM 9:30 AM 10:00 AM N/A

MAIN DRAW

Day/Date Session Round Parking Access Gates Open Session Start Time Plaza Club Open Time
July 30 | Monday 1: Day First Round 8:00 AM 9:00 AM 10:00 AM N/A
2: Evening First Round 5:00 PM 7:00 PM 5:00 PM
July 31 | Tuesday 3: Day First Round 8:00 AM 9:00 AM 10:00 AM 12:00 PM
4: Evening First Round 5:00 PM 7:00 PM N/A
August 1 | Wednesday 5: Day Second Round 9:00 AM 10:00 AM 11:00 AM 12:00 PM
6: Evening Second Round 5:00 PM 7:00 PM 5:00 PM
August 2 | Thursday 7: Day Second Round 9:00 AM 10:00 AM 11:00 AM 12:00 PM
8: Evening Second Round 5:00 PM 7:00 PM 5:00 PM
August 3 | Friday 9: Day Quarter Finals 9:30 AM 11:00 AM 12:00 PM 12:00 PM
10: Evening Quarter Finals 5:00 PM 7:00 PM 5:00 PM
August 4 | Saturday 11: Day Semi Finals 10:30 AM 12:00 PM 1:00 PM 12:00 PM
12: Evening Semi Finals 4:00 PM 5:00 PM 4:00 PM
August 5 | Sunday 13: Day Finals 9:00 AM 10:30 AM 11:50 AM 11:00 AM

Players List

WTA Singles

Seeds

Country Player Rank1 Seed
ESP Garbiñe Muguruza 7 1
USA Madison Keys 12 2
USA Venus Williams 14 3
BEL Elise Mertens 15 4
ROU Mihaela Buzărnescu 24 5
USA Serena Williams 27 6
CHN Zhang Shuai 32 7
HUN Tímea Babos 39 8

Wild Cards

  • Ashley Kratzer
  • Claire Liu
  • Garbiñe Muguruza
  • Venus Williams

Protected ranking

  • Serena Williams

Qualifying draw

  • Amanda Anisimova
  • Verónica Cepede Royg
  • Georgina García Pérez
  • Danielle Lao

Lucky losers:

  • Anna Blinkova
  • Magdalena Fręch

Withdrawals

  • Catherine Bellis → replaced by Kateryna Bondarenko
  • Polona Hercog → replaced by Sofia Kenin
  • Madison Keys → replaced by Magdalena Fręch
  • Garbiñe Muguruza → replaced by Anna Blinkova
  • Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova → replaced by Heather Watson
  • Maria Sharapova → replaced by Victoria Azarenka
  • CoCo Vandeweghe → replaced by Christina McHale

Retirements

  • Victoria Azarenka

WTA doubles

Seeds

Country Player Country Player Rank1 Seed
TPE Latisha Chan CZE Květa Peschke 17 1
ROU Mihaela Buzărnescu GBR Heather Watson 80 2
UKR Lyudmyla Kichenok UKR Nadiia Kichenok 84 3
JPN Miyu Kato JPN Makoto Ninomiya 92 4

Wildcard

  • Tamara Culibrk / Sybille Gauvain

Withdrawals

During the tournament

  • Aryna Sabalenka

Draws

Silicon Valley Classic Tennis Results 2018

Past Champions

Singles

Year Champion Runner-up Score
2009 Marion Bartoli Venus Williams 6–2, 5–7, 6–4
2010 Victoria Azarenka Maria Sharapova 6–4, 6–1
2011 Serena Williams Marion Bartoli 7–5, 6–1
2012 Serena Williams (2) Coco Vandeweghe 7–5, 6–3
2013 Dominika Cibulková Agnieszka Radwańska 3–6, 6–4, 6–4
2014 Serena Williams (3) Angelique Kerber 7–6(7–1), 6–3
2015 Angelique Kerber Karolína Plíšková 6–3, 5–7, 6–4
2016 Johanna Konta Venus Williams 7–5, 5–7, 6–2
2017 Madison Keys Coco Vandeweghe 7–6(7–4), 6–4

Doubles

Year Champions Runners-up Score
2009 Serena Williams
Venus Williams
Chan Yung-jan
Monica Niculescu
6–4, 6–1
2010 Lindsay Davenport (6)
Liezel Huber (2)
Chan Yung-jan
Zheng Jie
7–5, 6–7(8–10), 10–8
2011 Victoria Azarenka
Maria Kirilenko
Liezel Huber
Lisa Raymond
6–1, 6–3
2012 Marina Erakovic
Heather Watson
Jarmila Gajdošová
Vania King
7–5, 7–6(9–7)
2013 Raquel Kops-Jones
Abigail Spears
Julia Görges
Darija Jurak
6–2, 7–6(7–4)
2014 Garbiñe Muguruza
Carla Suárez Navarro
Paula Kania
Kateřina Siniaková
6–2, 4–6, [10–5]
2015 Xu Yifan
Zheng Saisai
Anabel Medina Garrigues
Arantxa Parra Santonja
6–1, 6–3
2016 Raquel Atawo (2)
Abigail Spears (2)
Darija Jurak
Anastasia Rodionova
6–3, 6–4
2017 Abigail Spears (3)
Coco Vandeweghe
Alizé Cornet
Alicja Rosolska
6–2, 6–3