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WTA Shenzhen Open Tennis 2019


2019 WTA Shenzhen Open Tennis Facts

Date31 December 2018 – 5 January 2019
Edition7th
CategoryWTA International
Draw32S / 16D
Prize money$750,000
SurfaceHard
LocationShenzhen, China
VenueShenzhen Longgang Sports Center

WTA Shenzhen Open Facts

Tournament information
Founded2013; 4 years ago
LocationShenzhen
China
VenueShenzhen Longgang Tennis Center
SurfaceHard – outdoors
WTA Tour
CategoryWTA International
Draw32S / 16Q / 16D
Prize moneyUS$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

EventWFSFQFRound of 16Round of 32QQ2Q1
Singles2801801106030118121
Doubles1N/AN/AN/AN/A

Prize Money

EventWFSFQFRound of 16Round of 321Q2Q1
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$2,031N/AN/AN/A

Tickets

WTA Shenzhen Open Tennis Tickets

Players List

Seeds

CountryPlayerRank1Seed
BLRAryna Sabalenka131
FRACaroline Garcia192
CHNWang Qiang203
LATJeļena Ostapenko224
RUSMaria Sharapova295
CHNZheng Saisai396
CHNZhang Shuai407
RUSAnastasia Pavlyuchenkova428

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

CountryPlayerCountryPlayerRank1Seed
JPNShuko AoyamaBLRLidziya Marozava831
CHNPeng ShuaiCHNYang Zhaoxuan882
SLODalila JakupovićRUSIrina Khromacheva1003
CHNWang YafanCHNZhang Shuai1254

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

YearChampionRunner-upScore
2013Li NaKlára Zakopalová6–3, 1–6, 7–5
2014Li Na (2)Pvng Shuai6–4, 7–5
2015Simona HalepTimea Bacsinszky6–2, 6–2
2016Agnieszka RadwańskaAlison Riske6–3, 6–2
2017Kateřina SiniakováAlison Riske6–3, 6–4
2018Simona Halep (2)Kateřina Siniaková6–1, 2–6, 6–0
2019Aryna SabalenkaAlison Riske4–6, 7–6(7–2), 6–3

Women’s Doubles

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