1998 Direct Line International Championships

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1998 Direct Line International Championships
Date:   June 15 – June 20
Edition:   24th
Category:   Tier II
Surface:   Grass / Outdoor
Location:   Eastbourne, England
Venue:   Devonshire Park Lawn Tennis Club
Champions
Singles
Czech Republic Jana Novotná
Doubles
South Africa Mariaan de Swardt / Czech Republic Jana Novotná
Direct Line International Championships
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The 1998 Direct Line International Championships was a tennis tournament played on grass courts at the Devonshire Park Lawn Tennis Club in Eastbourne in England that was part of Tier II of the 1998 WTA Tour. The tournament was held from June 15 through June 20, 1998.

Winners[edit]

Women's Singles[edit]

Czech Republic Jana Novotná defeated Spain Arantxa Sánchez-Vicario 6–1, 7–5

  • It was Novotná's second singles title of the year and the 21st of her career.[1]

Women's Doubles[edit]

South Africa Mariaan de Swardt / Czech Republic Jana Novotná defeated Spain Arantxa Sánchez-Vicario / Belarus Natasha Zvereva 6–1, 6–3

  • It was de Swardt's only doubles title of the year and the third of her career.[2] It was Novotná's third doubles title of the year and the 71st of her career.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Player Bio: Jana Novotná". www.itftennis.com. 
  2. ^ "Player Bio: Mariaan de Swardt". www.itftennis.com. 

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