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Bad Gastein Gallery: A Week To Remember

From hard-hitting WTA stars to breathtaking mountain views, it was a week to remember at the NÜRNBERGER Gastein Ladies this year. Here are 15 of the very best pics.

Published July 13, 2014 12:10

A slew of WTA Rising Stars were in the hunt for WTA glory in Bad Gastein, including Karolina Pliskova.
A slew of WTA Rising Stars were in the hunt for WTA glory in Bad Gastein, including Karolina Pliskova.
Dinah Pfizenmaier battled through her first round match before succumbing to Andrea Petkovic...
Dinah Pfizenmaier battled through her first round match before succumbing to Andrea Petkovic...
Another WTA Rising Star, Jana Cepelova, also lost to Petkovic in a rematch of the Charleston final.
Another WTA Rising Star, Jana Cepelova, also lost to Petkovic in a rematch of the Charleston final.
Petkovic, a former World No.9, was certainly building some steam throughout the week...
Petkovic, a former World No.9, was certainly building some steam throughout the week...
But there were other marquee names showing off some good form, including former No.5 Sara Errani.
But there were other marquee names showing off some good form, including former No.5 Sara Errani.
And Camila Giorgi, who has been putting together her best ever season - she made the quarterfinals.
And Camila Giorgi, who has been putting together her best ever season - she made the quarterfinals.
The whole time, fans were being treated to world class tennis with world class backdrops.
The whole time, fans were being treated to world class tennis with world class backdrops.
For Shelby Rogers, a WTA Rising Star from the US, it was a breakthrough tournament to remember.
For Shelby Rogers, a WTA Rising Star from the US, it was a breakthrough tournament to remember.
Having never even won back-to-back matches at the WTA level, she made her first WTA final this week.
Having never even won back-to-back matches at the WTA level, she made her first WTA final this week.
But Petkovic was just too strong when the trophy was on the line - she'd won it before, after all...
But Petkovic was just too strong when the trophy was on the line - she'd won it before, after all...
Petkovic powered to a 6-3, 6-3 victory against Rogers on Sunday afternoon to add 2014 to 2009.
Petkovic powered to a 6-3, 6-3 victory against Rogers on Sunday afternoon to add 2014 to 2009.
Petkovic is having a renaissance this year, winning two WTA titles in a season for the first time.
Petkovic is having a renaissance this year, winning two WTA titles in a season for the first time.
She also reached her first Grand Slam semifinal at the French Open - can she get to the Top 10 again?
She also reached her first Grand Slam semifinal at the French Open - can she get to the Top 10 again?
The Pliskova twins, Kristyna and Karolina, came through to win the doubles title in Bad Gastein.
The Pliskova twins, Kristyna and Karolina, came through to win the doubles title in Bad Gastein.
They are the only twins ever to win a WTA doubles title together - and they have two of them now.
They are the only twins ever to win a WTA doubles title together - and they have two of them now.
  • A slew of WTA Rising Stars were in the hunt for WTA glory in Bad Gastein, including Karolina Pliskova.
  • Dinah Pfizenmaier battled through her first round match before succumbing to Andrea Petkovic...
  • Another WTA Rising Star, Jana Cepelova, also lost to Petkovic in a rematch of the Charleston final.
  • Petkovic, a former World No.9, was certainly building some steam throughout the week...
  • But there were other marquee names showing off some good form, including former No.5 Sara Errani.
  • And Camila Giorgi, who has been putting together her best ever season - she made the quarterfinals.
  • The whole time, fans were being treated to world class tennis with world class backdrops.
  • For Shelby Rogers, a WTA Rising Star from the US, it was a breakthrough tournament to remember.
  • Having never even won back-to-back matches at the WTA level, she made her first WTA final this week.
  • But Petkovic was just too strong when the trophy was on the line - she'd won it before, after all...
  • Petkovic powered to a 6-3, 6-3 victory against Rogers on Sunday afternoon to add 2014 to 2009.
  • Petkovic is having a renaissance this year, winning two WTA titles in a season for the first time.
  • She also reached her first Grand Slam semifinal at the French Open - can she get to the Top 10 again?
  • The Pliskova twins, Kristyna and Karolina, came through to win the doubles title in Bad Gastein.
  • They are the only twins ever to win a WTA doubles title together - and they have two of them now.
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