1997 EA-Generali Ladies Linz

The 1997 EA-Generali Ladies Linz was a women's tennis tournament played on indoor hard courts at the Intersport Arena in Linz in Austria that was part of Tier III of the 1997 WTA Tour. The tournament was held from February 3 through February 9, 1997. Chanda Rubin won the singles title.[1]

1997 EA-Generali Ladies Linz
DateFebruary 3 – February 9
Edition11th
CategoryTier III
Prize money$164,250
LocationIntersport Arena
VenueLinz, Austria
Champions
Singles
United States Chanda Rubin
Doubles
France Alexandra Fusai / France Nathalie Tauziat
← 1996 · EA-Generali Ladies Linz · 1998 →

FinalsEdit

SinglesEdit

  Chanda Rubin defeated   Karina Habšudová 6–4, 6–2

  • It was Rubin's only title of the year and the 8th of her career.

DoublesEdit

  Alexandra Fusai /   Nathalie Tauziat defeated   Eva Melicharová /   Helena Vildová 4–6, 6–3, 6–1

  • It was Fusai's 1st title of the year and the 2nd of her career. It was Tauziat's 1st title of the year and the 16th of her career.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ John Barrett, ed. (1998). International Tennis Federation World of Tennis 1998. London: CollinsWillow. p. 187. ISBN 9780002188241.

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