2011 Bank of the West Classic

The 2011 Bank of the West Classic was a tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts. It was the 40th edition of the Bank of the West Classic, and was a part of the WTA Premier tournaments of the 2011 WTA Tour. It took place at the Taube Tennis Center in Stanford, California, United States, from July 26 through July 31, 2011. It was the first women's event on the 2011 US Open Series.

2011 Bank of the West Classic
DateJuly 25–31
CategoryWTA Premier tournaments
LocationStanford, California, USA
VenueTaube Tennis Center
United States Serena Williams
Belarus Victoria Azarenka / Russia Maria Kirilenko
← 2010 · Bank of the West Classic · 2012 →



Nation Player Ranking* Seed
  BLR Victoria Azarenka 4 1
  RUS Maria Sharapova 5 2
  FRA Marion Bartoli 9 3
  AUS Samantha Stosur 10 4
  POL Agnieszka Radwańska 14 5
  GER Julia Görges 16 6
  SRB Ana Ivanovic 18 7
  SVK Dominika Cibulková 20 8
  • Seedings are based on the rankings of July 18, 2011.

Other entrantsEdit

The following players received wildcards into the singles main draw

The following players received entry from the qualifying draw:



  Serena Williams defeated   Marion Bartoli, 7–5, 6–1

  • It was Williams' 1st title of the year and 38th of her career.


  Victoria Azarenka /   Maria Kirilenko defeated   Liezel Huber /   Lisa Raymond, 6–1, 6–3


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Preceded by
2011 US Open Series Women's Events Succeeded by
San Diego