2000 Bank of the West Classic

The 2000 Bank of the West Classic was a tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts that was part of the Tier II Series of the 2000 WTA Tour. It was the 29th edition of the tournament and took place at the Taube Tennis Center in Stanford, California, United States, from July 24 through July 30, 2000. Second-seeded Venus Williams won the singles title and earned $87,000 first-prize money.[1][2][3]

2000 Bank of the West Classic
DateJuly 24–30
CategoryTier II Series
Draw28S / 16D
Prize money$535,000
SurfaceHard / outdoor
LocationStanford, California, U.S.
VenueTaube Tennis Center
United States Venus Williams
United States Chanda Rubin / France Sandrine Testud
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  Venus Williams defeated   Lindsay Davenport, 6–1, 6–4

  • It was Williams' 2nd singles title of the year, and the 11th of her career.


  Chanda Rubin /   Sandrine Testud defeated   Cara Black /   Amy Frazier, 6–4, 6–4


  1. ^ John Barrett, ed. (2001). International Tennis Federation World of Tennis 2001. London: HarperCollins. p. 175, 186. ISBN 9780007111299.
  2. ^ "Plus: Tennis; Williams tops Davenport Again". The New York Times. July 31, 2000.
  3. ^ "Williams downs Davenport at Stanford". UPI. July 30, 2000.

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