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Qatar Total Open Tennis 2019


2019 Qatar Total Open Tennis Facts

Date 11 – 16 February
Edition 17th
Category Premier
Draw 28S / 16D
Prize money $916,131
Surface Hard
Location Doha, Qatar
Venue Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex

Champions

  • Singles
    Belgium Elise Mertens
  • Doubles
    Chinese Taipei Chan Hao-ching / Chinese Taipei Latisha Chan

Qatar Total Open Facts

Founded 2001; 18 years ago
Location Doha,
Qatar
Venue Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex
Category Premier (2011, 2015, 2017, 2019)
Premier 5 (2012–2014, 2016, 2018)
Surface Hard – outdoors
Draw 28S / 32Q / 16D
Prize money US$916,131 (2019)

Schedule

Qatar Total Open tournament starts from 11 – 16 February at
Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex

Prize Money

Point distribution

EventWFSFQFRound of 16Round of 32QQ3Q2Q1
Singles4703051851005512518131
Doubles1N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A

Prize money

EventWFSFQFRound of 16Round of 321Q3Q2Q1
Singles$158,895$84,850$45,320$24,360$13,065$8,290$3,720$1,980$1,100
Doubles*$49,700$26,546$14,510$7,385$4,010N/AN/AN/AN/A

Players List

Singles

Seeds

CountryPlayerRank1Seed
ROUSimona Halep31
CZEKarolína Plíšková52
GERAngelique Kerber63
UKRElina Svitolina74
NEDKiki Bertens85
DENCaroline Wozniacki106
LATAnastasija Sevastova127
AUSAshleigh Barty138
GERJulia Görges169

Wildcards

  • Fatma Al-Nabhani
  • Ons Jabeur
  • Elina Svitolina
  • Caroline Wozniacki

Qualifying draw:

  • Anna Blinkova
  • Karolína Muchová
  • Ajla Tomljanović
  • Zhu Lin

Lucky losers:

  • Lara Arruabarrena
  • Polona Hercog
  • Kristýna Plíšková
  • Alison Riske
  • Samantha Stosur

Withdrawals

Before the tournament

  • Ashleigh Barty → replaced by Polona Hercog
  • Caroline Garcia → replaced by Lara Arruabarrena
  • Madison Keys → replaced by Kateřina Siniaková
  • Naomi Osaka → replaced by Barbora Strýcová
  • Karolína Plíšková → replaced by Kristýna Plíšková
  • Wang Qiang → replaced by Alison Riske
  • Caroline Wozniacki → replaced by Samantha Stosur

Doubles

Seeds

CountryPlayerCountryPlayerRank1Seed
USANicole MelicharCZEKvěta Peschke241
TPEHsieh Su-weiCZEBarbora Strýcová272
CANGabriela DabrowskiCHNXu Yifan283
GERAnna-Lena GrönefeldNEDDemi Schuurs404

Wildcards

  • Fatma Al-Nabhani / Mubaraka Al-Naimi
  • Karolína Plíšková / Kristýna Plíšková

Alternates:

  • Ons Jabeur / Alison Riske

Withdrawals

Before the tournament

  • Karolína Plíšková (viral illness)

Draws

2019 Qatar Total Open Results

Past Champions

Singles

YearChampionRunner-upScore
  Premier tournament
2011Vera ZvonarevaCaroline Wozniacki6–4, 6–4
 Premier 5 tournament
2012Victoria AzarenkaSamantha Stosur6–1, 6–2
2013Victoria Azarenka (2)Serena Williams7–6(8–6), 2–6, 6–3
2014Simona HalepAngelique Kerber6–2, 6–3
  Premier tournament
2015Lucie ŠafářováVictoria Azarenka6–4, 6–3
  Premier 5 tournament
2016Carla Suárez NavarroJeļena Ostapenko1–6, 6–4, 6–4
  Premier tournament
2017Karolína PlíškováCaroline Wozniacki6–3, 6–4
↓  Premier 5 tournament  ↓
2018Petra KvitováGarbiñe Muguruza3–6, 6–3, 6–4
↓  Premier tournament  ↓
2019Elise MertensSimona Halep3–6, 6–4, 6–3

Doubles

YearChampionsRunners-upScore
  Premier tournament
2011Květa Peschke (2)
Katarina Srebotnik
Liezel Huber
Nadia Petrova
7–5, 6–7(2–7) , [10–8]
  Premier 5 tournament
2012Liezel Huber
Lisa Raymond
Raquel Kops-Jones
Abigail Spears
6–3, 6–1
2013Sara Errani
Roberta Vinci (2)
Nadia Petrova
Katarina Srebotnik
2–6, 6–3, [10–6]
2014Hsieh Su-wei
Peng Shuai
Květa Peschke
Katarina Srebotnik
6–4, 6–0
  Premier tournament
2015Raquel Kops-Jones
Abigail Spears
Hsieh Su-wei
Sania Mirza
6–4, 6–4
  Premier 5 tournament
2016Chan Hao-ching
Chan Yung-jan
Sara Errani
Carla Suárez Navarro
6–3, 6–3
  Premier tournament
2017Abigail Spears (2)
Katarina Srebotnik (2)
Olga Savchuk
Yaroslava Shvedova
6–3, 7–6(9–7)
↓  Premier 5 tournament   ↓
2018Gabriela Dabrowski
Jeļena Ostapenko
Andreja Klepač
María José Martínez Sánchez
6–3, 6–3
↓  Premier tournament  ↓
2019Chan Hao-ching (2)
Latisha Chan (2)
Anna-Lena Grönefeld
Demi Schuurs
6–1, 3–6, [10–6]