2013 Family Circle Cup

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2013 Family Circle Cup
Date:   April 1 – April 7
Edition:   41st
Draw:   56S / 16D
Prize money:   $795,707
Surface:   Clay
Location:   Charleston, United States
Champions
Singles
United States Serena Williams
Doubles
France Kristina Mladenovic / Czech Republic Lucie Šafářová
Family Circle Cup
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The 2013 Family Circle Cup was a women's tennis event in the 2013 WTA Tour. It took place from March 30 to April 7, 2013. It was the 41st edition of the tournament and a Premier level tournament. The event was hosted at the Family Circle Tennis Center, on Daniel Island, Charleston, United States. It was the only event of the Clay courts season played on green clay.

Points and prize money[edit]

Point distribution[edit]

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Round of 64 Q Q2 Q1
Women's Singles[1] 470 320 200 120 60 40 1 12 8 1
Women's Doubles[1] 1 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A

Prize money[edit]

The total commitment prize money for this year's event was $795,707

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Round of 64 Q2 Q1
Women's Singles[1] $125,000 $65,000 $32,825 $16,990 $8,645 $4,480 $2,275 $1,300 $700
Women's Doubles[1] $40,000 $21,137 $10,830 $5,420 $2,810 N/A N/A N/A N/A

Singles main draw entrants[edit]

Seeds[edit]

Country Player Ranking1 Seed
 USA Serena Williams[2] 1 1
 DEN Caroline Wozniacki 9 2
 AUS Samantha Stosur 10 3
 USA Sloane Stephens[3] 16 4
 USA Venus Williams 18 5
 CZE Lucie Šafářová 19 6
 ESP Carla Suárez Navarro 21 7
 GER Mona Barthel 23 8
 SRB Jelena Janković 24 9
 GER Julia Görges 26 10
 ROU Sorana Cîrstea 27 11
 USA Varvara Lepchenko 29 12
 AUT Tamira Paszek 31 13
 KAZ Yaroslava Shvedova 35 14
 GER Sabine Lisicki 37 15
 GBR Laura Robson 43 16
  • 1 Rankings as of March 18, 2013.[4]

Other entrants[edit]

The following players received wildcards into the main draw:

The following players received entry from the qualifying draw:

Withdrawals[edit]

Before the tournament
During the tournament

Retirements[edit]

During the tournament

Doubles main draw entrants[edit]

Seeds[edit]

Country Player Country Player Rank1 Seed
 CZE Andrea Hlaváčková  USA Liezel Huber 16 1
 USA Raquel Kops-Jones  USA Abigail Spears 29 2
 USA Vania King  USA Lisa Raymond 41 3
 GER Julia Görges  KAZ Yaroslava Shvedova 49 4
  • 1 Rankings are as of March 18, 2013.

Other entrants[edit]

The following pairs received wildcards into the doubles main draw:

The following pair received entry as alternates:

Withdrawals[edit]

Before the tournament

Champions[edit]

Singles[edit]

Doubles[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Family Circle match notes". WTA. Retrieved 31 March 2013. 
  2. ^ "Serena Williams to play in Family Circle Cup 2013". Live Tennis Guide. Retrieved 25 February 2013. 
  3. ^ "Rising American Star Sloane Stephens Enters Family Circle Cup Field". Live 5 News. Retrieved 25 February. 
  4. ^ "Player Field". Family Circle Cup. Retrieved 25 February 2013. 

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