1988 Nutri-Metics Open

The 1988 Nutri-Metics Open was a women's tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts at the ASB Tennis Centre in Auckland in New Zealand and was part of the Category 1 tier of the 1988 Virginia Slims World Championship Series. It was the third edition of the tournament and ran from 25 January until 31 January 1988. Patty Fendick won the singles title.[1][2]

1988 Nutri-Metics Open
Date25 – 31 January
CategoryCategory 1
Draw56S / 24D
Prize money$50,000
SurfaceHard / outdoor
LocationAuckland, New Zealand
VenueASB Tennis Centre
United States Patty Fendick
United States Patty Fendick / Canada Jill Hetherington
← 1987 · WTA Auckland Open · 1989 →



  Patty Fendick defeated   Sara Gomer 6–3, 7–6(7–3)

  • It was Fendick's 1st title of the year and the 1st of her career.


  Patty Fendick /   Jill Hetherington defeated   Cammy MacGregor /   Cynthia MacGregor 6–2, 6–1

  • It was Fendick's 2nd title of the year and the 2nd of her career. It was Hetherington's 1st title of the year and the 2nd of her career.

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  1. ^ John Barrett, ed. (1989). The International Tennis Federation : World of Tennis 1989. London: Willow Books. pp. 173–174, 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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