1988 Fernleaf Classic

The 1988 Fernleaf Classic was a women's tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts in Wellington in New Zealand and was part of the Category 1 tier of the 1988 WTA Tour. The tournament ran from 1 February through 8 February 1988. The singles title was won by 13th seeded Jill Hetherington.[1][2]

1988 Fernleaf Classic
Date1–8 February
Edition1st
CategoryCategory 1
Draw56S / 24D
Prize money$50,000
SurfaceHard / outdoor
LocationWellington, New Zealand
Champions
Singles
Canada Jill Hetherington
Doubles
United States Patty Fendick / Canada Jill Hetherington
Wellington Classic · 1989 →

FinalsEdit

SinglesEdit

  Jill Hetherington defeated   Katrina Adams 6–1, 6–1

  • It was Hetherington's 2nd title of the year and the 3rd of her career.

DoublesEdit

  Patty Fendick /   Jill Hetherington defeated   Belinda Cordwell /   Julie Richardson 6–3, 6–3

  • It was Fendick's 3rd title of the year and the 3rd of her career. It was Hetherington's 3rd title of the year and the 4th of her career.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ John Barrett, ed. (1989). The International Tennis Federation : World of Tennis 1989. London: Willow Books. pp. 174, 210. ISBN 9780002183116.
  2. ^ Henlon, Maureen; Bloch Shallouf, Renee, eds. (1988). 1988 Women's International Tennis Association Media Guide. Miami: WITA. p. 354.

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