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Guangzhou International Women's Open

Guangzhou International Women's Open

Guangzhou, CHINA
Sep 19 - Sep 24

Tournament Info

Tier: International
Prize Money: $226,750
Surface: Hard
Director: Mr. Huang Jianting
The popularity of tennis in China has exploded in the 21st century, an example of that being it hosting seven WTA tournaments in 2014. One of those is the Guangzhou International Women's Open, where at its inaugural staging in 2004, Li Na became the first Chinese WTA singles titlist.

Other competitors to have graced the Guangzhou International Tennis Center's courts include former World No.1s Jelena Jankovic and Dinara Safina.

Known for its foreign trade and business doings, Guangzhou is southern China's largest city. It is the capital of the Guangdong province - the People's Republic of China, and is 75 miles from Hong Kong.
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Previous Winners

Year Draws Singles Doubles
2015 Jelena Jankovic Martina Hingis / Sania Mirza
2014 Monica Niculescu Chia-Jung Chuang / Chen Liang
2013 Shuai Zhang Shuai Peng / Su-Wei Hsieh
2012 Su-Wei Hsieh Tamarine Tanasugarn / Shuai Zhang
2011 Chanelle Scheepers Su-Wei Hsieh / Saisai Zheng
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  • Jelena Jankovic Wins Guangzhou Title

    September 26, 2015
    Jelena Jankovic ended the run of Denisa Allertova - conqueror of Simona Halep - to claim her first WTA title in two years at the Guangzhou International Women's Open.
  • Hingis & Mirza Win Sixth Title Of 2015

    September 26, 2015
    The No.1 doubles team in the world just keeps winning and winning - Martina Hingis and Sania Mirza conquered the Guangzhou International Women's Open on Saturday.
  • JJ To Battle Allertova In Guangzhou

    September 25, 2015
    Former No.1 Jelena Jankovic overcame a tough challenge to reach the finals of Guangzhou, where she next faces WTA Rising Star Denisa Allertova for the title.
  • Hingis And Mirza Close To Sixth Title

    September 25, 2015
    Top seeds Martina Hingis and Sania Mirza won their semifinal and are just one match from a sixth title in 2015, where they play an all-Chinese pair at home.
  • Denisa Allertova Stuns Simona Halep

    September 24, 2015
    Denisa Allertova, a big-serving WTA Rising Star, pulled off a stunner against World No.2 Simona Halep at the Guangzhou International Women's Open on Thursday night.
  • Top Seeds Through In Doubles

    September 24, 2015
    Martina Hingis and Sania Mirza cruised through their opening round of doubles in Guangzhou, with No.2 seeds Anastasi Rodionova and Klaudia Jans-Ignacik winning as well.
  • Daily Insider: Sexism In Coaching

    September 24, 2015
    WTA Insider Courtney Nguyen | Simona Halep is upset in Guangzhou, a player's perspective on sexism in tennis coaching and Eugenie Bouchard is back on the courts.
  • Halep Powers Into Guangzhou QFs

    September 23, 2015
    Things looked dead even early on, but Simona Halep took it to a new level against a WTA Rising Star to reach the Guangzhou International Women's Open quarterfinals.
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  • Guangzhou, Seoul & Tokyo Gallery: Finals

    September 21, 2014
    There was lots of celebrating this weekend, as new champions were crowned in Guangzhou, Seoul and Tokyo.
  • Guangzhou Gallery: The Tennis Festival

    September 18, 2014
    WTA Rising Star Sloane Stephens was among the WTA stars hanging out with fans during the WTA Tennis Festival in Guangzhou over the weekend. See the pics here!
  • Guangzhou Gallery: The Player Party

    September 16, 2014
    A slew of WTA stars stepped out for the Guangzhou International Women's Open welcome dinner and player party. What were they wearing? See the pics here!
  • Gallery: 15 Of China's Finest Firsts

    January 31, 2014
    From Li Ting and Sun Tiantian to Zheng Jie and Li Na, Chinese tennis has become a tennis power to be reckoned with over the last decade. Here are 15 of China's finest firsts in women's tennis.
  • Guangzhou Gallery: China's Newest Star

    September 22, 2013
    In the 10th edition of the Guangzhou Open it was China's own Zhang Shuai who came out on top, not even losing a set. Have a look back at more of the best moments from Guangzhou here.
  • Guangzhou Gallery: Hsieh & Peng Perfection

    September 21, 2013
    Zhang Shuai, Hsieh Su-Wei and Peng Shuai all lifted trophies at the Guangzhou Open on Saturday. Peng and Hsieh maintained their perfect record in WTA doubles finals - what's that at now?
  • Guangzhou Gallery: The Player Party

    September 19, 2013
    Zheng Jie and Hsieh Su-Wei were among a slew of WTA stars at the Guangzhou Open player party this week. See all the best pics - and what everyone was wearing - right here in the gallery.
  • Guangzhou Gallery: The Tennis Festival

    September 17, 2013
    The stars of the WTA, including Sorana Cirstea and Laura Robson, headed to the Zhengjia Plaza in Guangzhou for the first of this month's three Tennis Festivals. See all the best pics here!
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Previous Winners

Year Draws Singles Doubles
2015 Jelena Jankovic Martina Hingis / Sania Mirza
2014 Monica Niculescu Chia-Jung Chuang / Chen Liang
2013 Shuai Zhang Shuai Peng / Su-Wei Hsieh
2012 Su-Wei Hsieh Tamarine Tanasugarn / Shuai Zhang
2011 Chanelle Scheepers Su-Wei Hsieh / Saisai Zheng
2010 Jarmila Wolfe Edina Gallovits-Hall / Sania Mirza
2009 Shahar Peer Tatiana Poutchek / Olga Govortsova
2008 Vera Zvonareva Mariya Koryttseva / Tatiana Poutchek
2007 Virginie Razzano Shuai Peng / Zi Yan
2006 Anna Chakvetadze Ting (sr) Li / Tiantian Sun
2005 Zi Yan Maria Elena Camerin / Emmanuelle Gagliardi
2004 Na Li Ting (sr) Li / Tiantian Sun
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