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2009 Sony Ericsson Open – Women's Singles

The 2009 Sony Ericsson Open – Women's Singles was the women's singles event of the 2009 Sony Ericsson Open, a WTA Premier Mandatory tennis tournament held in Key Biscayne, Florida in late March and early April. World No. 1 Serena Williams was the defending champion and attempting to win a record sixth title at the tournament, but she lost in the final to Victoria Azarenka, 6–3, 6–1. Azarenka won her third WTA singles title and first at the Premier or above level.[1]

Women's Singles
2009 Sony Ericsson Open
ChampionBelarus Victoria Azarenka
Runner-upUnited States Serena Williams
Final score6–3, 6–1
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women
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Contents

SeedsEdit

All seeds received a bye into the second round.

  1.   Serena Williams (Final)
  2.   Dinara Safina (Third round)
  3.   Jelena Janković (Second round)
  4.   Elena Dementieva (Fourth round)
  5.   Venus Williams (Semifinals)
  6.   Vera Zvonareva (Third round)
  7.   Ana Ivanovic (Third round)
  8.   Svetlana Kuznetsova (Semifinals)
  9.   Nadia Petrova (Third round)
  10.   Agnieszka Radwańska (Fourth round)
  11.   Victoria Azarenka (Champion)
  12.   Marion Bartoli (Second round)
  13.   Caroline Wozniacki (Quarterfinals)
  14.   Alizé Cornet (Third round)
  15.   Flavia Pennetta (Third round)
  16.   Dominika Cibulková (Third round, retired to due cramping)
  17.   Zheng Jie (Fourth round)
  18.   Patty Schnyder (Third round)
  19.   Anabel Medina Garrigues (Fourth round)
  20.   Amélie Mauresmo (Fourth round)
  21.   Kaia Kanepi (Third round)
  22.   Anna Chakvetadze (Third round)
  23.   Ai Sugiyama (Second round)
  24.   Alisa Kleybanova (Fourth round)
  25.   Ágnes Szávay (Fourth round)
  26.   Iveta Benešová (Quarterfinals)
  27.   Sybille Bammer (Second round)
  28.   Alona Bondarenko (Second round)
  29.   Aleksandra Wozniak (Second round)
  30.   Sara Errani (Second round)
  31.   Carla Suárez Navarro (Third round)
  32.   Peng Shuai (Third round)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
               
1   Serena Williams 4 77 6
    Li Na 6 612
1   Serena Williams 6 3 6
5   Venus Williams 4 6 3
26   Iveta Benešová 1 4  
5   Venus Williams 6 6  
1   Serena Williams 3 1  
11   Victoria Azarenka 6 6  
8   Svetlana Kuznetsova 6 656
13   Caroline Wozniacki 4 77 1
8   Svetlana Kuznetsova 3 6 5
11   Victoria Azarenka 6 2 7
11   Victoria Azarenka 6 6  
    Samantha Stosur 1 0  

Top HalfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1   S Williams 6 6  
    T Bacsinszky 4 1   WC   A Glatch 2 3  
WC   A Glatch 6 6   1   S Williams 7 6  
    P Parmentier 1 5   32   S Peng 5 2  
PR   M Santangelo 6 7   PR   M Santangelo 5 3  
32   S Peng 7 6  
1   S Williams 7 5 6
17   J Zheng 5 7 3
17   J Zheng 6 6  
    V Razzano 4 6 64Q   J Görges 4 2  
Q   J Görges 6 4 77 17   J Zheng 6 6  
    K Knapp 623   14   A Cornet 4 0  
    B Záhlavová-Strýcová 77 6       B Záhlavová-Strýcová 4 64 
14   A Cornet 6 77  

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
9   N Petrova 3 6 6
Q   A Morita 6 4 63Q   M Krajicek 6 4 2
Q   M Krajicek 1 6 77 9   N Petrova 5 1  
    E Makarova 3 6 6     E Makarova 7 6  
    Y-j Chan 6 2 3     E Makarova 6 6  
23   A Sugiyama 3 4  
    E Makarova 77 2 2
    N Li 636 6
29   A Wozniak 5 3  
Q   U Radwańska 4 7 1     N Li 7 6  
    N Li 6 5 6     N Li 6 3 6
    T Garbin 6 6   6   V Zvonareva 4 6 2
    K Zakopalová 3 4       T Garbin 4 1  
6   V Zvonareva 6 6  

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
3   J Janković 4 65 
    G Dulko 6 6       G Dulko 6 77  
    L Domínguez Lino 2 4       G Dulko 3 2  
    S Lisicki 6 6   26   I Benešová 6 6  
    P Kvitová 2 4       S Lisicki 2 4  
26   I Benešová 6 6  
26   I Benešová 6 6  
19   A Medina Garrigues 4 1  
19   A Medina Garrigues 77 6  
    A Kudryavtseva 6 78       A Kudryavtseva 634  
Q   M Duque Marino 4 66  19   A Medina Garrigues 77 1 5
    M Erakovic 0 2   16   D Cibulková 646 5r
Q   K Šprem 6 6   Q   K Šprem 4 3  
16   D Cibulková 6 6  

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
10   A Radwańska 4 6 6
    T Tanasugarn 6 7       T Tanasugarn 6 3 2
    N Dechy 3 5   10   A Radwańska 6 6  
    MJ Martínez Sánchez 6 6   21   K Kanepi 4 3  
    Y Wickmayer 0 4       MJ Martínez Sánchez 6 4 5
21   K Kanepi 4 6 7
10   A Radwańska 6 1 4
5   V Williams 4 6 6
30   S Errani 4 3  
Q   J Craybas 4 1       A-L Grönefeld 6 6  
    A-L Grönefeld 6 6       A-L Grönefeld 5 3  
WC   T Hendler 1 65  5   V Williams 7 6  
    S Pe'er 6 77       S Pe'er 3 3  
5   V Williams 6 6  

Bottom HalfEdit

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
8   S Kuznetsova 2 7 6
    M Niculescu 5 2   Q   T Paszek 6 5 1
Q   T Paszek 7 6   8   S Kuznetsova 6 6  
    N Vaidišová 6 6       N Vaidišová 1 4  
Q   P Mayr 4 2       N Vaidišová 6 6  
28   A Bondarenko 1 0  
8   S Kuznetsova 6 6  
24   A Kleybanova 2 1  
24   A Kleybanova 6 6  
    G Voskoboeva 6 6       G Voskoboeva 2 4  
    V Dushevina 4 4   24   A Kleybanova 6 3 6
Q   A Yakimova 6 6   Q   A Yakimova 3 6 4
    O Govortsova 2 1   Q   A Yakimova 6 6  
12   M Bartoli 4 3  

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
13   C Wozniacki 6 5 6
    E Gallovits 3 65  WC   J Dokić 3 7 2
WC   J Dokić 6 77   13   C Wozniacki 6 6  
    L Šafářová 6 7   18   P Schnyder 4 4  
    A Keothavong 4 5       L Šafářová 6 1 4
18   P Schnyder 4 6 6
13   C Wozniacki 7 6  
4   E Dementieva 5 4  
31   C Suárez Navarro 3 6 77
WC   C Vandeweghe 0 3       N Llagostera Vives 6 4 63
    N Llagostera Vives 6 6   31   C Suárez Navarro 2 2  
WC   A Pivovarova 77 6   4   E Dementieva 6 6  
    B Mattek-Sands 613   WC   A Pivovarova 0 6 3
4   E Dementieva 6 3 6

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
7   A Ivanovic 6 6  
Q   M Koryttseva 6 6   Q   M Koryttseva 0 3  
    S Cîrstea 2 1   7   A Ivanovic 4 6 1
    F Schiavone 6 5 6 25   Á Szávay 6 4 6
    T Pironkova 3 7 3     F Schiavone 6 4 2
25   Á Szávay 2 6 6
25   Á Szávay 2 4  
11   V Azarenka 6 6  
22   A Chakvetadze 6 6  
WC   M Oudin 6 3 2     D Hantuchová 3 1  
    D Hantuchová 4 6 6 22   A Chakvetadze 1 4  
    A Pavlyuchenkova 4 7 6 11   V Azarenka 6 6  
Q   A Rezaï 6 5 3     A Pavlyuchenkova 2 2  
11   V Azarenka 6 6  

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
15   F Pennetta 6 7  
    K Bondarenko 4 6 4     M Kirilenko 4 5  
    M Kirilenko 6 0 6 15   F Pennetta 77 2 2
WC   A Rus 6 3 5 20   A Mauresmo 656 6
    M Rybáriková 3 6 7     M Rybáriková 3 6 2
20   A Mauresmo 6 1 6
20   A Mauresmo 4 4  
    S Stosur 6 6  
27   S Bammer 1 1  
    S Arvidsson 1 0 r     S Stosur 6 6  
    S Stosur 6 2       S Stosur 6 6  
    M Johansson 1 77 710 2   D Safina 1 4  
WC   S Mirza 6 6268    M Johansson 1 3  
2   D Safina 6 6  

External linksEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Azarenka, 19, beats Serena to land Miami title". Reuteurs. 4 April 2009. Retrieved 1 August 2017.