Sunfeast Open

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Sunfeast Open
Tournament information
Founded 2005
Abolished 2008
Location Kolkata
India
Venue Netaji Indoor Stadium
Category Tier III
Surface Hard / Indoors
Draw 32M/16Q/16D
Prize money $175,000

The Sunfeast Open was an annual WTA Tour tennis tournament that was started in Kolkata in 2005. The event was a Tier III-tournament with a prize money of USD 175,000 and was played on indoors greenset. The fourth edition of the  WTA Sunfeast Open, slated to be held in Kolkata from October 6-12, 2008, was shifted to Mumbai as the dates clash with the Durga Puja. The 2008 tournament in Mumbai, was to be held outdoors in the premises of Cricket Club of India, unlike the previous three editions. ITC, an Indian conglomerate based out of Kolkata was the primary sponsor of the event. The company owns the Sunfeast brand of biscuits.

Since 2008, the Sunfeast Open, has no longer been listed on the WTA calendar and hence has been cancelled after running into trouble regarding venues.

Past finals[edit]

Singles[edit]

Year Champion Runner-up  Score
2005 Russia Anastasia Myskina Croatia Karolina Šprem 6–2, 6–2
2006   Switzerland Martina Hingis Russia Olga Puchkova 6–0, 6–4
2007 Russia Maria Kirilenko Ukraine Mariya Koryttseva 6–0, 6–2

Doubles[edit]

Year Champions Runners-up  Score
2005 Russia Elena Likhovtseva &
Russia Anastasia Myskina
India Neha Uberoi &
India Shikha Uberoi
6–1, 6–0
2006   India Sania Mirza &
South Africa Liezel Huber
Ukraine Yuliya Beygelzimer &
Ukraine Yuliana Fedak
6–4, 6–0
2007 Russia Alla Kudryavtseva &
United States Vania King
Italy Alberta Brianti &
Ukraine Mariya Koryttseva  
6–1, 6–4

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