2003 WTA Tour Championships

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2003 WTA Tour Championships
Date:  
Edition:   33rd
Location:   United States Los Angeles, United States
Champions
Singles
Belgium Kim Clijsters
Doubles
Spain Virginia Ruano Pascual / Argentina Paola Suárez
WTA Tour Championships
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The results of the 2003 WTA Tour Championships held at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, United States. For the first time a round robin system was introduced, after the men's Tennis Masters Cup. Two groups of four players were formed and each contender had to play three matches. Also, for singles, instead of the top sixteen players qualifying, only top eight qualified for the WTA Tour Championships. For doubles, the top four pairs (previously top eight) pairs qualified for the WTA Tour Championships, but still continued with the single elimination format.

Results[edit]

Singles[edit]

Belgium Kim Clijsters def. France Amélie Mauresmo, 6–2, 6–0

  • It was Clijsters's 2nd WTA Championships title.

Doubles[edit]

Spain Virginia Ruano Pascual / Argentina Paola Suárez def. Belgium Kim Clijsters / Japan Ai Sugiyama, 6–4, 3–6, 6–3

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