2013 Brasil Tennis Cup

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2013 Brasil Tennis Cup
Date February 25 – March 3
Edition 1st
Category WTA International tournaments
Draw 32S / 16D
Prize money $235,000
Surface Hard
Location Florianópolis, Brazil
Champions
Singles
Romania Monica Niculescu
Doubles
Spain Anabel Medina Garrigues /
Kazakhstan Yaroslava Shvedova

The 2013 Brasil Tennis Cup is a women's tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts.[1] It was the 1st edition of the Brasil Tennis Cup, and is on the International category of the 2013 WTA Tour. It took place in Florianópolis, Brazil, from February 24 through March 3, 2013.[2]

Singles main draw entrants[edit]

Seeds[edit]

Country Player Rank1 Seed
 USA Venus Williams[3][4] 21 1
 KAZ Yaroslava Shvedova 32 2
 BEL Kirsten Flipkens 34 3
 RSA Chanelle Scheepers 58 4
 SVK Magdaléna Rybáriková 59 5
 ESP Anabel Medina Garrigues 61 6
 FRA Kristina Mladenovic 63 7
 GER Annika Beck 65 8
  • Rankings are as of February 18, 2013.

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Other entrants[edit]

The following players received wildcards into the singles main draw:

The following players received entry from the qualifying draw:

Withdrawals[edit]

Before the tournament

Doubles main draw entrants[edit]

Seeds[edit]

Country Player Country Player Rank1 Seed
 ESP Anabel Medina Garrigues  KAZ Yaroslava Shvedova 50 1
 CRO Petra Martić  FRA Kristina Mladenovic 124 2
 HUN Tímea Babos  JPN Kimiko Date-Krumm 149 3
 RUS Nina Bratchikova  GEO Oksana Kalashnikova 162 4
  • Rankings are as of February 18, 2013.

Other entrants[edit]

The following pair received a wildcard into the doubles main draw:

Champions[edit]

Singles[edit]

Doubles[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Quadras do Brasil Tennis Cup, em Florianópolis, passam por reformas". Diário Catarinense. Retrieved 3 February 2013. 
  2. ^ "Brasil Tennis Cup reúne grandes tenistas em Florianópolis". RBS Eventos. Retrieved 3 February 2013. 
  3. ^ "Venus Williams disputará en febrero el WTA de Florianópolis, en Brasil". lainformacion.com. Retrieved 16 January 2013. 
  4. ^ "Ex-número 1 do mundo, Venus Williams está confirmada em evento da WTA em Florianópolis". Diário Catarinense. Retrieved 3 February 2013. 
  5. ^ "CBT oficializa torneio da WTA no Brasil com Venus Williams". CidadeVerde.com. Retrieved 16 January 2013. 
  6. ^ "Catarinense Nanda Alves ganha wild card para chave principal do Brasil Tennis Cup". diariocatarinense.clicrbs.com.br. Retrieved 22 February 2013. 
  7. ^ "Catarinense Nanda Alves ganha wild card para chave principal do Brasil Tennis Cup". diariocatarinense.clicrbs.com.br. Retrieved 22 February 2013. 
  8. ^ "Catarinense Nanda Alves ganha wild card para chave principal do Brasil Tennis Cup". diariocatarinense.clicrbs.com.br. Retrieved 22 February 2013. 

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