WTA Taiwan Open

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Taiwan Open
Tournament information
Founded2016; 3 years ago (2016)
(as WTA tournament)
LocationKaohsiung (2016)
Taipei (since 2017)
Taiwan
VenueYangming Tennis Center (2016)
Taipei Arena (2017)
Taipei Heping Basketball Gymnasium (since 2018)
CategoryWTA International tournaments
SurfaceHard - outdoors (2016)
Hard - indoors (since 2017)
Draw32S / 24Q / 16D
Prize moneyUS$226,750 (2017)
Websitetaiwanopen.com.tw
Current champions (2018)
Women's singlesHungary Tímea Babos
Women's doublesChina Duan Yingying
China Wang Yafan

The Taiwan Open is a professional women's tennis tournament played on indoor hard courts in Taipei, Taiwan. The tournament began in 2016 and was held in Kaohsiung, Taiwan for its first year.[1] The event is affiliated with the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) and is an International-level tournament on the WTA Tour. The Taiwan Open is being discontinued from the 2019 season, with the Hua Hin Championships replacing its slot on the calendar.

Results[edit]

Singles[edit]

Year Champions Runners-up Score
2016 United States Venus Williams Japan Misaki Doi 6–4, 6–2
2017 Ukraine Elina Svitolina China Peng Shuai 6–3, 6–2
2018 Hungary Tímea Babos Ukraine Kateryna Kozlova 7–5, 6–1

Doubles[edit]

Year Champions Runners-up Score
2016 Chinese Taipei Chan Hao-ching
Chinese Taipei Chan Yung-jan
Japan Eri Hozumi
Japan Miyu Kato
6–4, 6–3
2017 Chinese Taipei Chan Hao-ching (2)
Chinese Taipei Chan Yung-jan (2)
Czech Republic Lucie Hradecká
Czech Republic Kateřina Siniaková
6–4, 6–2
2018 China Duan Yingying
China Wang Yafan
Japan Nao Hibino
Georgia (country) Oksana Kalashnikova
7–6(7–4), 7–6(7–5)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Taiwan Open Moves To Taipei". Women's Tennis Association. Retrieved 2016-04-21.

External links[edit]