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Upcoming Tournaments

Brisbane International

Brisbane International

Brisbane, AUSTRALIA
Jan 04 - Jan 10
Shenzhen Open

Shenzhen Open

Shenzhen, CHINA
Jan 04 - Jan 10
ASB Classic

ASB Classic

Auckland, NEW ZEALAND
Jan 05 - Jan 10
Apia International Sydney

Apia International Sydney

Sydney, AUSTRALIA
Jan 11 - Jan 16
Hobart International

Hobart International

Hobart, AUSTRALIA
Jan 11 - Jan 17
Australian Open

Australian Open

Melbourne, AUSTRALIA
Jan 19 - Jan 31
Bank of the West Classic

Bank of the West Classic

Stanford, USA
Aug 03 - Aug 09

Tournament Info

Tier: Premier
Prize Money: $731,000
Surface: Hard
Director: Adam Barrett
Launched in San Francisco in 1971 and moving to Oakland in 1979, the longest-running women's-only event settled in its current home of Stanford University at the Taube Family Tennis Center in 1997. Bank of the West has been the title sponsor since 1992, showcasing a strong commitment to tennis.

Stanford serves as the first tournament of the Emirates Airline US Open Series, the North American summer hardcourt schedule that begins after Wimbledon and leads up to the US Open.

Martina Navratilova has the tournament record with five titles. Other winners include four-time champ Kim Clijsters, three-time champs Lindsay Davenport, Chris Evert, Billie Jean King and Serena Williams, and Margaret Court, Martina Hingis, Hana Mandlikova, Arantxa Sánchez-Vicario, Monica Seles and Venus Williams. Davenport has the most doubles titles with six - each of them coming with different partners.
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Previous Winners

Year Draws Singles Doubles
2014 Serena Williams Carla Suárez Navarro / Garbiñe Muguruza
2013 Dominika Cibulkova Raquel Kops-Jones / Abigail Spears
2012 Serena Williams Marina Erakovic / Heather Watson
2011 Serena Williams Maria Kirilenko / Victoria Azarenka
2010 Victoria Azarenka Lindsay Davenport / Liezel Huber
2009 Marion Bartoli Venus Williams / Serena Williams
Previous Winners

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  • On This Day: Venus' Professional Debut

    October 31, 2014
    Venus Williams made her professional tennis debut on October 31, 1994 - and it was a winning one. Turn back the clock as a legendary WTA career turns 20 years old.
  • Women Leading The Way In Stanford

    August 05, 2014
    It was not only the women on the court that were creating an impression in Stanford. Behind the scenes, tournament organizers assembled a female-dominated team to run the show.
  • Serena Storms Back & Wins Stanford

    August 03, 2014
    Serena Williams came alive after an early 5-1 deficit to beat Angelique Kerber and win the Bank Of The West Classic. She now has more WTA titles than anyone this year.
  • Jurak & Moulton-Levy: San Fran Selfies

    August 03, 2014
    During some down time at Stanford last week, Megan Moulton-Levy, Darija Jurak and other WTA stars visited San Francisco - and they took some selfies along the way. Here they are...
  • Serena Ends Petkovic Run In SFs

    August 02, 2014
    Serena Williams denied Andrea Petkovic a rare Venus-Serena double with an impressive win in the semifinals of the Bank Of The West Classic. Angelique Kerber awaits.
  • Petkovic Edges Venus In Thriller

    August 01, 2014
    Andrea Petkovic came back from ahead to edge Venus Williams on Quarterfinal Friday at the Bank Of The West Classic. An all-lefty semifinal was set earlier in the day.
  • Serena Survives Inspired Ivanovic

    August 01, 2014
    Serena Williams rallied from a first set blowout and survived some tense moments in the third set to outlast an in-form Ana Ivanovic at the Bank Of The West Classic.
  • Venus Beats Birthday Girl Azarenka

    July 31, 2014
    Venus Williams kept her perfect record against Victoria Azarenka alive on Thursday night, beating her at the Bank Of The West Classic. And on her birthday, too...
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  • Stanford & DC Gallery: Serena, Sveta & More

    August 04, 2014
    Serena Williams extended her Stanford winning streak, while Svetlana Kuznetsova ended her title drought in Washington DC.
  • Stanford Gallery: #SELFIE

    July 31, 2014
    From WTA Rising Stars taking selfies with their idols to former No.1s passing their knowledge down to other future tennis stars, it's all been going down in Stanford.
  • Stanford Gallery: Off-Court Magic

    July 30, 2014
    From children's books to Kids Day and the welcome party, the WTA stars have been making some magic at the Bank Of The West Classic. See 20 of the best pics here.
  • Stanford Gallery: A Day To Remember

    July 29, 2013
    Ferocious forehands, a packed crowd and an overjoyed dad - it was all there as Dominika Cibulkova clawed her way to victory against Agnieszka Radwanska at the Bank Of The West Classic.
  • Stanford Gallery: WTA Stars Stepping Out

    July 26, 2013
    From photo shoots around Stanford University campus to autograph sessions around the grounds, the WTA stars have been having fun away from the courts at the Bank Of The West Classic.
  • Stanford Gallery: Meet The Players

    July 25, 2013
    The WTA stars came out in full force for Meet The Players at the Bank Of The West Classic. Dominika Cibulkova was among the many names who came out to meet the fans - who else did?
  • Stanford Gallery: Jamie, Mallory & The Kids

    July 24, 2013
    American rising stars Jamie Hampton and Mallory Burdette had a very special afternoon at the Lucile Packard Children's Hospital, bringing joy to the kids - and having a lot of fun themselves too.
  • Stanford Gallery: Keys Hits The Campus

    July 23, 2013
    Madison Keys, who is probably the same age as the freshmen at Stanford University, took some time out to walk the campus and pose for a photo shoot. See all the best pics from the shoot here...
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Previous Winners

Year Draws Singles Doubles
2014 Serena Williams Carla Suárez Navarro / Garbiñe Muguruza
2013 Dominika Cibulkova Raquel Kops-Jones / Abigail Spears
2012 Serena Williams Marina Erakovic / Heather Watson
2011 Serena Williams Maria Kirilenko / Victoria Azarenka
2010 Victoria Azarenka Lindsay Davenport / Liezel Huber
2009 Marion Bartoli Venus Williams / Serena Williams
2008 Aleksandra Wozniak Cara Black / Liezel Huber
2007 Anna Chakvetadze Sania Mirza / Shahar Peer
2006 Kim Clijsters Anna-Lena Groenefeld / Shahar Peer
2005 Kim Clijsters Cara Black / Rennae Stubbs
2004 Lindsay Davenport Eleni Daniilidou / Nicole Pratt
2003 Kim Clijsters Cara Black / Lisa Raymond
2002 Venus Williams Lisa Raymond / Rennae Stubbs
2001 Kim Clijsters Janet Lee / Wynne Prakusya
2000 Venus Williams Chanda Rubin / Sandrine Testud
1999 Lindsay Davenport Lindsay Davenport / Corina Morariu
1998 Lindsay Davenport Lindsay Davenport / Natasha Zvereva
1997 Martina Hingis Lindsay Davenport / Martina Hingis
1996 Martina Hingis Lindsay Davenport / Mary Joe Fernandez
1995 Magdalena Maleeva Lori McNeil / Helena Sukova
1994 Arantxa Sanchez-Vicario Lindsay Davenport / Arantxa Sanchez-Vicario
1993 Martina Navratilova Patty Fendick / Meredith McGrath
1992 Monica Seles Gigi Fernandez / Natasha Zvereva
1991 Martina Navratilova Patty Fendick / Gigi Fernandez
1990 Monica Seles Meredith McGrath / Anne Smith
1989 Zina Garrison Patty Fendick / Jill Hetherington
1988 Martina Navratilova Rosie Casals / Martina Navratilova
1987 Zina Garrison Hana Mandlikova / Wendy Turnbull
1986 Chris Evert Hana Mandlikova / Wendy Turnbull
1985 Hana Mandlikova Hana Mandlikova / Wendy Turnbull
1984 Hana Mandlikova Martina Navratilova / Pam Shriver
1983 Bettina Bunge Claudia Kohde-Kilsch / Eva Pfaff
1982 Andrea Jaeger Barbara Potter / Sharon Walsh
1981 Andrea Jaeger
1972 Billie Jean King
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