Malaysian Open (tennis)

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BMW Malaysian Open
Malaysian Open 2011 Women's Logo.jpg
Tournament information
Location Kuala Lumpur
Malaysia
Venue Bukit Kiara Equestrian & Country Resort (2010–2012) & RSGC (2013–Present)
Surface Hard / indoor
Draw 32M/32Q/16D
Prize money $235,000
Website BMW Malaysian Open
Current champions
Women's singles Croatia Donna Vekić
Women's doubles Hungary Tímea Babos
Slovakia Dominika Cibulková

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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