2008 Medibank International – Women's Singles

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Women's Singles
2008 Medibank International
Champion Belgium Justine Henin
Runner-up Russia Svetlana Kuznetsova
Final score 4–6, 6–2, 6–4
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women

Kim Clijsters was the defending champion, but retired from the sport on May 6, 2007.

Justine Henin won in the final 4–6, 6–2, 6–4, against Svetlana Kuznetsova.

Seeds[edit]

The top four seeds receive a bye into the second round.

  1. Belgium Justine Henin (Champion)
  2. Russia Svetlana Kuznetsova (Final)
  3. Serbia Jelena Janković (Quarterfinals)
  4. Serbia Ana Ivanovic (Semifinals)
  5. Russia Anna Chakvetadze (First Round)
  6. Slovakia Daniela Hantuchová (Second Round)
  7. France Marion Bartoli (Second Round)
  8. Russia Elena Dementieva (First Round)

Draw[edit]

Key[edit]

Finals[edit]

  Semifinals Final
                         
  1  Belgium Justine Henin 6 2 6  
4  Serbia Ana Ivanovic 2 6 4  
  1  Belgium Justine Henin 4 6 6
  2  Russia Svetlana Kuznetsova 6 2 4
   Czech Republic Nicole Vaidišová 5 64  
  2  Russia Svetlana Kuznetsova 7 7    

Top Half[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Quarterfinals   Semifinals
 
    1  Belgium J Henin w/o      
WC  Australia A Molik 62 610          Czech Republic L Šafářová        
   Czech Republic L Šafářová 7 7         1  Belgium J Henin 6 6    
Q  Slovakia D Cibulková 6 1 66       Q  Estonia K Kanepi 2 0    
Q  Estonia K Kanepi 3 6 7     Q  Estonia K Kanepi 3 6 6
Q  Sweden S Arvidsson 6 7       Q  Sweden S Arvidsson 6 3 3  
8  Russia E Dementieva 1 5         1  Belgium J Henin 6 2 6
      4  Serbia A Ivanovic 2 6 4
    4  Serbia A Ivanovic 6 2 7  
WC  Australia N Pratt 2 1          France V Razzano 1 6 5  
   France V Razzano 6 6         4  Serbia A Ivanovic 6 3 6
   Austria S Bammer 7 6            Slovenia K Srebotnik 3 6 3  
WC  Russia N Petrova 5 3          Austria S Bammer 6 1 2
   Slovenia K Srebotnik 7 6          Slovenia K Srebotnik 4 6 6  
5  Russia A Chakvetadze 5 1    

Bottom Half[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Quarterfinals   Semifinals
6  Slovakia D Hantuchová 5 6 6  
   Russia D Safina 7 4 4     6  Slovakia D Hantuchová 4 2    
   Czech Republic N Vaidišová 6 2 6        Czech Republic N Vaidišová 6 6    
Q  France C Pin 1 6 2          Czech Republic N Vaidišová 6 4 6  
LL  Israel T Obziler 2 3         3  Serbia J Janković 4 6 4  
   France T Golovin 6 6          France T Golovin 1 6 3
    3  Serbia J Janković 6 2 6  
         Czech Republic N Vaidišová 5 64  
7  France M Bartoli 6 6         2  Russia S Kuznetsova 7 7  
LL  Italy K Knapp 1 0       7  France M Bartoli 6 3 2  
   Italy F Schiavone 6 6          Italy F Schiavone 2 6 6  
Q  United States J Craybas 4 4            Italy F Schiavone 4 0  
   Israel S Pe'er 6 6         2  Russia S Kuznetsova 6 6    
Q  Ukraine Y Fedak 3 2          Israel S Pe'er 3 4  
    2  Russia S Kuznetsova 6 6    
 

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