1989 Fernleaf Classic

The 1989 Fernleaf Classic was a women's tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts in Wellington, New Zealand and was part of the Category 1 tier of the 1989 WTA Tour. It was the 2nd edition of the tournament and was held from 6 February until 12 February 1989. First-seeded Conchita Martínez won the singles title.[1][2]

1989 Fernleaf Classic
Date6–12 February
Edition2nd
Category1
Draw32S / 16D
Prize money$50,000
SurfaceHard / outdoor
LocationWellington, New Zealand
Champions
Singles
Spain Conchita Martínez
Doubles
Australia Elizabeth Smylie / Australia Janine Thompson
← 1988 · Wellington Classic · 1990 →

FinalsEdit

SinglesEdit

  Conchita Martínez defeated   Jo-Anne Faull 6–1, 6–2

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

DoublesEdit

  Elizabeth Smylie /   Janine Thompson defeated   Tracey Morton /   Heidi Sprung 7–6(7–3), 6–1

  • It was Smylie's 1st title of the year and the 22nd of her career. It was Thompson's 1st title of the year and the 3rd of her career.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ John Barrett, ed. (1990). The International Tennis Federation : World of Tennis 1990. London: Willow Books. pp. 164, 202. ISBN 9780002183550.
  2. ^ Bloch Shallouf, Renee; Reynolds, Robyn, eds. (1990). 1990 Women's International Tennis Association Media Guide. Miami: WITA. p. 345.

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