2011 Guangzhou International Women's Open

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2011 Guangzhou International Women's Open
Date September 19 – September 24
Edition 8th
Category WTA International tournaments
Location Guangzhou, China
South Africa Chanelle Scheepers
Chinese Taipei Hsieh Su-wei / China Zheng Saisai
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The 2011 Guangzhou International Women's Open (also known as the WANLIMA Guangzhou International Women's Open for sponsorship reasons) was a women's tennis tournament on outdoor hard courts. It was the 8th edition of the Guangzhou International Women's Open, and part of the WTA International tournaments of the 2011 WTA Tour. It took place in Guangzhou, People's Republic of China, from September 19 through September 24, 2011.



South Africa Chanelle Scheepers defeated Slovakia Magdalena Rybáriková, 6–2, 6–2

  • It was Scheeper's 1st career title. She became the first South African woman to win a title since Amanda Coetzer in 2003.


Chinese Taipei Hsieh Su-wei / China Zheng Saisai defeated Chinese Taipei Chan Chin-wei / China Han Xinyun, 6–2, 6–1



Country Player Rank1 Seed
 RUS Maria Kirilenko 28 1
 AUS Jarmila Gajdošová 30 2
 RUS Ksenia Pervak 52 3
 CRO Petra Martić 54 5
 SRB Bojana Jovanovski 56 6
 ITA Alberta Brianti 58 6
 RSA Chanelle Scheepers 69 7
 SVK Magdaléna Rybáriková 72 8
  • 1 Seeds are based on the rankings of September 12, 2011.

Other entrants[edit]

The following players received wildcards into the singles main draw:

The following players received entry from the qualifying draw:

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