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Volvo Car Open Tennis 2021


Prize Money Schedule Players List Draws Past Champions

2021 Volvo Car Open
Facts

Date April 5 – 11
Edition 48th
Category WTA 500
Draw 56S / 16D
Prize money $565,530
Surface Green clay
Location Charleston, United States
Venue Family Circle Tennis Center

2019 Champions

Singles
United States Madison Keys
Doubles
Germany Anna-Lena Grönefeld / Poland Alicja Rosolska

Prize Money

Point distribution

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Round of 64 Q Q2 Q1
Women’s Singles 470 305 185 100 55 30 1 25 13 1
Women’s Doubles 1 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A

Prize money

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Round of 64 Q2 Q1
Women’s Singles $68,570 $50,130 $26,745 $12,670 $6,480 $4,100 $3,330 $2,000 $1,020
Women’s Doubles $25,230 $17,750 $10,000 $5,500 $3,500 N/A N/A N/A N/A

Players List

Singles

Seeds

Country Player Ranking1 Seed
AUS Ashleigh Barty 1 1
USA Sofia Kenin 4 2
CZE Petra Kvitová 10 3
NED Kiki Bertens 11 4
 SUI Belinda Bencic 12 5
ESP Garbiñe Muguruza 13 6
BEL Elise Mertens 17 7
USA Madison Keys 19 8
CZE Markéta Vondroušová 21 9
KAZ Elena Rybakina 24 10
TUN Ons Jabeur 28 11
USA Amanda Anisimova 31 12
KAZ Yulia Putintseva 33 13
USA Coco Gauff 36 14
RUS Veronika Kudermetova 37 15
CHN Zhang Shuai 43 16
CZE Marie Bouzková 47 17

Wildcards

  • Hailey Baptiste
  • Belinda Bencic
  • Petra Kvitová
  • Emma Navarro
  • Markéta Vondroušová

Protected ranking

  • Anastasia Potapova
  • Yaroslava Shvedova

Qualifying draw:

  • Magdalena Fręch
  • Desirae Krawczyk
  • Grace Min
  • Asia Muhammad
  • Kurumi Nara
  • Storm Sanders
  • Gabriela Talabă
  • Natalia Vikhlyantseva

Lucky losers:

  • Harriet Dart
  • Caroline Dolehide
  • Whitney Osuigwe
  • Wang Xinyu

Withdrawals

Before the tournament

  • Irina-Camelia Begu → replaced by Leylah Annie Fernandez
  • Kiki Bertens → replaced by Wang Xinyu
  • Anna Blinkova → replaced by Tímea Babos
  • Danielle Collins → replaced by Martina Trevisan
  • Fiona Ferro → replaced by Anastasia Potapova
  • Polona Hercog → replaced by Nao Hibino
  • Kaia Kanepi → replaced by Caroline Dolehide
  • Anett Kontaveit → replaced by Harriet Dart
  • Barbora Krejčíková → replaced by Danka Kovinić
  • Ann Li → replaced by Misaki Doi
  • Jeļena Ostapenko → replaced by Christina McHale
  • Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova → replaced by Tsvetana Pironkova
  • Jessica Pegula → replaced by Zarina Diyas
  • Rebecca Peterson → replaced by Renata Zarazúa
  • Maria Sakkari → replaced by Francesca Di Lorenzo
  • Laura Siegemund → replaced by Liudmila Samsonova
  • Kateřina Siniaková → replaced by Lauren Davis
  • Jil Teichmann → replaced by Madison Brengle
  • Markéta Vondroušová → replaced by Whitney Osuigwe
  • Heather Watson → replaced by Caty McNally

Retirements

Elena Rybakina

Doubles

Seeds

Country Player Country Player Rank1 Seed
USA Nicole Melichar NED Demi Schuurs 23 1
HUN Tímea Babos RUS Veronika Kudermetova 30 2
CHN Xu Yifan CHN Zhang Shuai 39 3
CHI Alexa Guarachi USA Desirae Krawczyk 39 4

Wildcard

  • Caroline Dolehide / Emma Navarro

Protected rankings:

  • Oksana Kalashnikova / Alla Kudryavtseva
  • Vania King / Yaroslava Shvedova
  • Ellen Perez / CoCo Vandeweghe

Withdrawals

Before the tournament

  • Ashleigh Barty / Storm Sanders → replaced by Misaki Doi / Nao Hibino
  • Anna Blinkova / Lucie Hradecká → replaced by Oksana Kalashnikova / Alla Kudryavtseva

Draws

Volvo Car Open
Draw 2021

Past Champions

Singles

Year Champion Runner-up Score
2015 Angelique vKerber Madison Keys 6–2, 4–6, 7–5
2016 Sloane Stephens Elena Vesnina 7–6(7–4), 6–2
2017 Daria Kasatkina Jeļena Ostapenko 6–3, 6–1
2018 Kiki Bertens Julia Görges 6–2, 6–1
2019 Madison Keys Caroline Wozniacki 7–6(7–5), 6–3

Doubles

Year Champions Runners-up Score
2015 Martina Hingis (2)
Sania Mirza (2)
Casey Dellacqua
Darija Jurak
6–0, 6–4
2016 Caroline Garcia
Kristina Mladenovic (2)
Bethanie Mattek-Sands
Lucie Šafářová
6–2, 7–5
2017 Bethanie Mattek-Sands (2)
Lucie Šafářová (3)
Lucie Hradecká
Kateřina Siniaková
6–1, 4–6, [10–7]
2018 Alla Kudryavtseva
Katarina Srebotnik (2)
Andreja Klepač
María José Martínez Sánchez
6–3, 6–3
2019 Anna-Lena Grönefeld
Alicja Rosolska
Irina Khromacheva
Veronika Kudermetova
7–6(9–7), 6–2