Japan Women's Open

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Tournament information
Founded 2009
Location Osaka
Japan
Venue Utsubo Tennis Center
Surface Hard / Outdoors
Draw 32M/32Q/16D
Prize money $220,000
Website jw-open.jp
Current champions
Women's singles Australia Samantha Stosur
Women's doubles France Kristina Mladenovic
Italy Flavia Pennetta

The Japan Women's Open, currently sponsored by HP,[1] is a professional women's tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts. The event is affiliated with the Women's Tennis Association (WTA), and is an International-level tournament on the WTA Tour. The event was held for the first time in 2009, and was the second tournament of the season held in Japan: the Pan Pacific Open, a $2 million Premier tournament, was held two weeks before.

Past finals[edit]

Singles[edit]

Year Champion Runner-up Score
2013 Australia Samantha Stosur Canada Eugenie Bouchard 3–6, 7–5, 6–2
2012 United Kingdom Heather Watson Chinese Taipei Chang Kai-chen 7–5, 5–7, 7–6(7–4)
2011 France Marion Bartoli Australia Samantha Stosur 6–3, 6–1
2010 Thailand Tamarine Tanasugarn Japan Kimiko Date-Krumm 7–5, 6–7(7–4), 6–1
2009 Australia Samantha Stosur Italy Francesca Schiavone 7–5, 6–1

Doubles[edit]

Year Champions Runners-up Score
2013 France Kristina Mladenovic
Italy Flavia Pennetta
Australia Samantha Stosur
China Zhang Shuai
6–4, 6–3
2012 United States Raquel Kops-Jones
United States Abigail Spears
Japan Kimiko Date-Krumm
United Kingdom Heather Watson
6–1, 6–4
2011 Japan Kimiko Date-Krumm
China Zhang Shuai
United States Vania King
Kazakhstan Yaroslava Shvedova
7–5, 3–6, [11–9]
2010 Chinese Taipei Chang Kai-chen
United States Lilia Osterloh
Japan Shuko Aoyama
Japan Rika Fujiwara
6–0, 6–3
2009 Chinese Taipei Chuang Chia-jung
United States Lisa Raymond
South Africa Chanelle Scheepers
United States Abigail Spears
6–2, 6–4

References[edit]

  1. ^ "大会要項". HP Open (in Japanese). Retrieved 2011-07-28.