Bucharest Open

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BRD Bucharest Open
Bucharest Open logo.jpg
Tournament information
Founded2014; 5 years ago (2014)
Editions5 (2018)
LocationBucharest
Romania
VenueArenele BNR
CategoryWTA International
SurfaceClay (Red) - outdoors
Draw32S / 32Q / 16D
Prize moneyUS$250,000 (2019)
Websitebrdbucharestopen.ro
Current champions (2019)
Women's singlesKazakhstan Elena Rybakina
Women's doublesSlovakia Viktória Kužmová
Czech Republic Kristýna Plíšková
Simona Halep won in 2014 the first edition of the event held in Bucharest, and would win the tournament once again in 2016
Irina-Camelia Begu won singles and doubles titles in Bucharest

The Bucharest Open established in 2014 is a professional tennis tournament played on outdoor clay courts in Bucharest, Romania. It is part of the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) Tour. It is held annually in July at the Arenele BNR the week after the Wimbledon. It is sponsored by BRD – Groupe Société Générale.[1][2]

Past finals[edit]

Singles[edit]

Year Champions Runners-up Score
2014 Romania Simona Halep Italy Roberta Vinci 6–1, 6–3
2015 Slovakia Anna Karolína Schmiedlová Italy Sara Errani 7–6(7–3), 6–3
2016 Romania Simona Halep (2) Latvia Anastasija Sevastova 6–0, 6–0
2017 Romania Irina-Camelia Begu Germany Julia Görges 6–3, 7–5
2018 Latvia Anastasija Sevastova Croatia Petra Martić 7–6(7–4), 6–2
2019 Kazakhstan Elena Rybakina Romania Patricia Maria Țig 6–2, 6–0

Doubles[edit]

Year Champions Runners-up Score
2014 Romania Elena Bogdan
Romania Alexandra Cadanțu
Turkey Çağla Büyükakçay
Italy Karin Knapp
6–4, 3–6, [10–5]
2015 Georgia (country) Oksana Kalashnikova
Netherlands Demi Schuurs
Romania Andreea Mitu
Romania Patricia Maria Țig
6–2, 6–2
2016 Australia Jessica Moore
Thailand Varatchaya Wongteanchai
Romania Alexandra Cadanțu
Poland Katarzyna Piter
6–3, 7–6(7–5)
2017 Romania Irina-Camelia Begu
Romania Raluca Olaru
Belgium Elise Mertens
Netherlands Demi Schuurs
6–3, 6–3
2018 Romania Irina-Camelia Begu (2)
Romania Andreea Mitu
Montenegro Danka Kovinić
Belgium Maryna Zanevska
6–3, 6–4
2019 Slovakia Viktória Kužmová
Czech Republic Kristýna Plíšková
Romania Jaqueline Cristian
Romania Elena-Gabriela Ruse
6–4, 7–6(7–3)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2014 WTA Calendar" (PDF). Women's Tennis Association. 5 February 2014.
  2. ^ "WTA Announces Bucharest Open For 2014". Women's Tennis Association. 4 February 2014.

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