2009 İstanbul Cup

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2009 İstanbul Cup
Date July 27 – August 2
Edition 5th
Russia Vera Dushevina
Czech Republic Lucie Hradecká / Czech Republic Renata Voráčová

The 2009 İstanbul Cup was a tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts. It was the fifth edition of the İstanbul Cup, and was part of the WTA International tournaments of the 2009 WTA Tour. It took place in İstanbul, Turkey, from July 27 through August 2, 2009.



Country Player Rank Seed
 RUS Zvonareva, VeraVera Zvonareva 7 1
  SUI Schnyder, PattyPatty Schnyder 19 2
 ESP Medina Garrigues, AnabelAnabel Medina Garrigues 20 3
 FRA Rezaï, AravaneAravane Rezaï 39 4
 RUS Dushevina, VeraVera Dushevina 49 5
 KAZ Shvedova, YaroslavaYaroslava Shvedova 57 6
 BLR Govortsova, OlgaOlga Govortsova 65 7
 CZE Hradecká, LucieLucie Hradecká 69 8
  • Seeds are based on Rankings on July 20, 2009

Other Entrants[edit]

The following players received wildcards into the singles main draw

The following players received entry from the qualifying draw:



Russia Vera Dushevina def. Czech Republic Lucie Hradecká, 6–0, 6–1

  • It was Dushevina's first career title.


Czech Republic Lucie Hradecká / Czech Republic Renata Voráčová def. Germany Julia Görges / Switzerland Patty Schnyder, 2–6, 6–3, 12–10


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