Malaysian Open (tennis)

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BMW Malaysian Open
Malaysian Open 2011 Women's Logo.jpg
WTA Tour
Location Kuala Lumpur
 Malaysia
Venue Bukit Kiara Equestrian & Country Resort
Surface Hard / indoor
Draw 32M/32Q/16D
Prize Money $235,000
Website BMW Malaysian Open

The Malaysian Open (formerly known as the Malaysian Tennis Classic) 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 is played at the Bukit Kiara Equestrian & Country Resort in Kuala Lumpur. The first edition of the event took place from February 22–28, 2010. In 2011 the event became sponsored by BMW.[1] From 2014, the event will be rescheduled from February to April.

Past finals[edit]

Singles[edit]

Year Champions Runners-up Score
2014 Croatia Donna Vekić Slovakia Dominika Cibulková 5–7, 7–5, 7–6(7–4)
2013 Czech Republic Karolína Plíšková United States Bethanie Mattek-Sands 1–6, 7–5, 6–3
2012 Chinese Taipei Hsieh Su-wei Croatia Petra Martić 2–6, 7–5, 4–1 ret.
2011 Australia Jelena Dokić Czech Republic Lucie Šafářová 2–6, 7–6(11–9), 6–4
2010 Russia Alisa Kleybanova Russia Elena Dementieva 6–3, 6–2

Doubles[edit]

Year Champions Runners-up Score
2014 Hungary Tímea Babos
Chinese Taipei Chan Hao-ching
Chinese Taipei Chan Yung-jan
China Zheng Saisai
6–3, 6–4
2013 Japan Shuko Aoyama
Chinese Taipei Chang Kai-chen
Slovakia Janette Husárová
China Shuai Zhang
6-7(4-7), 7-6(7-4), [14-12]
2012 Chinese Taipei Chang Kai-chen
Chinese Taipei Chuang Chia-jung
Chinese Taipei Chan Hao-ching
Japan Rika Fujiwara
7–5, 6–4
2011 Russia Dinara Safina
Kazakhstan Galina Voskoboeva
Thailand Noppawan Lertcheewakarn
Australia Jessica Moore
7–5, 2–6, [10–5]
2010 Chinese Taipei Chan Yung-jan
China Zheng Jie
Australia Anastasia Rodionova
Russia Arina Rodionova
6–7(4–7), 6–2, [10–7]

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