1998 Thalgo Australian Women's Hardcourts

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1998 Thalgo Australian Women's Hardcourts
Date:   4 – 10 January
Edition:   2nd
Category:   Tier III
Surface:   Hard / Outdoor
Location:   Hope Island, Queensland, Australia
Champions
Singles
Japan Ai Sugiyama
Doubles
Russia Elena Likhovtseva / Japan Ai Sugiyama
Thalgo Australian Women's Hardcourts
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The 1998 Thalgo Australian Women's Hardcourts was a women's tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts at the Hope Island Resort Tennis Centre in Hope Island, Queensland in Australia that was part of Tier III of the 1998 WTA Tour. It was the second edition of the tournament was held from 4 through 10 January 1998. Ai Sugiyama won the singles title.

Winners[edit]

Women's Singles[edit]

Japan Ai Sugiyama defeated Venezuela Maria Vento 7–5, 6–0

  • It was Sugiyama's 1st title of the year and the 5th of her career.

Women's Doubles[edit]

Russia Elena Likhovtseva / Japan Ai Sugiyama defeated South Korea Sung-Hee Park / Chinese Taipei Shi-Ting Wang 1–6, 6–3, 6–4

  • It was Likhovtseva's 1st title of the year and the 3rd of her career. It was Sugiyama's 2nd title of the year and the 6th of her career.

Coordinates: 27°52′18″S 153°21′01″E / 27.8717°S 153.3504°E / -27.8717; 153.3504 (Hope Island Resort Tennis Centre)