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2015 Dubai Tennis Championships – Women's Singles

Venus Williams was the defending champion, but lost in the third round to Lucie Šafářová.

Women's Singles
2015 Dubai Tennis Championships
ChampionRomania Simona Halep
Runner-upCzech Republic Karolína Plíšková
Final score6–4, 7–6(7–4)
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women
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Simona Halep won the title, defeating Karolína Plíšková in the final, 6–4, 7–6(7–4).

Contents

SeedsEdit

The top eight seeds received a bye into the second round.

01.    Simona Halep (Champion)
02.    Petra Kvitová (Third round)
03.    Caroline Wozniacki (Semifinals)
04.    Ana Ivanovic (Third round)
05.    Agnieszka Radwańska (Third round)
06.    Ekaterina Makarova (Quarterfinals)
07.    Angelique Kerber (Third round)
08.    Venus Williams (Third round)
09.    Andrea Petkovic (Second round)
10.    Flavia Pennetta (Quarterfinals)
11.    Lucie Šafářová (Quarterfinals)
12.    Jelena Janković (Second round)
13.    Carla Suárez Navarro (Quarterfinals)
14.    Dominika Cibulková (Withdrew because of Achilles injury)
15.    Alizé Cornet (Third round)
16.    Peng Shuai (Second round)
17.    Karolína Plíšková (Final)

Click on the seed number of a player to go to their draw section.

The two Antwerp finalists also received a bye into the second round. They were as follows:

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
               
1   Simona Halep 6 1 7
6   Ekaterina Makarova 3 6 5
1   Simona Halep 2 6 6
3   Caroline Wozniacki 6 1 1
3   Caroline Wozniacki 7 6
10/WC   Flavia Pennetta 5 0
1   Simona Halep 6 77
17   Karolína Plíšková 4 64
11   Lucie Šafářová 6 651
17   Karolína Plíšková 3 77 6
17   Karolína Plíšková 6 5 7
    Garbiñe Muguruza 4 7 5
    Garbiñe Muguruza 646 6
13   Carla Suárez Navarro 77 3 3

Top HalfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
1   S Halep 6 6
  M Barthel 656 3 WC   D Hantuchová 2 0
WC   D Hantuchová 77 3 6 1   S Halep 6 6
  T Pironkova 6 4 6   T Pironkova 4 3
  K Koukalová 3 6 3   T Pironkova 3 6 77
LL   E Vesnina 5 1 16   S Peng 6 4 65
16   S Peng 7 6 1   S Halep 6 1 7
6   E Makarova 3 6 5
9   A Petkovic 5 3
  Z Diyas 6 6   Z Diyas 7 6
  A Beck 2 2   Z Diyas 3 4
  H Watson 4 5 6   E Makarova 6 6
Q   K Kozlova 6 7 Q   K Kozlova 3 3
6   E Makarova 6 6

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
3   C Wozniacki 4 6 7
Q   M Lučić-Baroni 3 1   S Stosur 6 1 5
  S Stosur 6 6 3   C Wozniacki 6 6
Q   G Dabrowski 2 79 4 15   A Cornet 4 0
WC   Ç Büyükakçay 6 676 WC   Ç Büyükakçay 2 4
  K Flipkens 0 78 3 15   A Cornet 6 6
15   A Cornet 6 666 3   C Wozniacki 7 6
10/WC   F Pennetta 2 77 6 10/WC   F Pennetta 5 0
LL   J Görges 6 634 10/WC   F Pennetta 6 7
Q   Q Wang 5 6 7 Q   Q Wang 3 5
  K Nara 7 1 5 10/WC   F Pennetta 6 3 6
  K Kanepi 1r 7   A Kerber 2 6 1
  S Kuznetsova 4   S Kuznetsova 694
7   A Kerber 711 6

Bottom HalfEdit

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
8   V Williams 6 6
  B Bencic 6 6   B Bencic 1 2
  K Knapp 4 4 8   V Williams 4 2
LL   K Siniaková 3 4 11   L Šafářová 6 6
WC   C Dellacqua 6 6 WC   C Dellacqua 78 645
  M Puig 1 4 11   L Šafářová 6677 7
11   L Šafářová 6 6 11   L Šafářová 6 651
17   Ka Plíšková 6 6 17   Ka Plíšková 3 77 6
  A Pavlyuchenkova 2 4 17   Ka Plíšková 6 6
  B Záhlavová-Strýcová 6 6   B Záhlavová-Strýcová 4 2
Q   Y Beygelzimer 4 2 17   Ka Plíšková 6 4 6
  S Lisicki 6 6 4   A Ivanovic 2 6 4
  M Niculescu 3 4   S Lisicki 0 3
4   A Ivanovic 6 6

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
5   A Radwańska 6 2 6
  C Garcia 6 6   C Garcia 3 6 3
Q   Ar Rodionova 3 2 5   A Radwańska 4 2
Q   J Gajdošová 6 1 2   G Muguruza 6 6
  G Muguruza 3 6 6   G Muguruza 6 6
Q   T Babos 3 6 1 12   J Janković 3 1
12   J Janković 6 4 6   G Muguruza 646 6
13   C Suárez Navarro 77 3 3
13   C Suárez Navarro 6 6
PR   V Zvonareva 4 2   C Giorgi 3 4
  C Giorgi 6 6 13   C Suárez Navarro 6 4 6
  C Vandeweghe 1r 2   P Kvitová 3 6 3
  E Svitolina 3   E Svitolina 6 3 2
2   P Kvitová 2 6 6

QualifyingEdit

SeedsEdit

  1.   Jarmila Gajdošová (Qualified)
  2.   Mirjana Lučić-Baroni (Qualified)
  3.   Tereza Smitková (First round, retired)
  4.   Zhang Shuai (First round, retired)
  5.   Julia Görges (Qualifying competition, Lucky loser)
  6.   Elena Vesnina (Qualifying competition, Lucky loser)
  7.   Kateřina Siniaková (Qualifying competition, Lucky loser)
  8.   Zheng Saisai (Withdrew)
  9.   Marina Erakovic (Withdrew, still playing in Pattaya)
  10.   Tímea Babos (Qualified)
  11.   Stefanie Vögele (First round)
  12.   Alexandra Dulgheru (Qualifying competition)
  13.   Wang Qiang (Qualified)
  14.   Ana Konjuh (First round)
  15.   Misaki Doi (Withdrew)
  16.   Alla Kudryavtseva (First round)
  17.   Evgeniya Rodina (Qualifying competition)

QualifiersEdit

Lucky LosersEdit

DrawEdit

First QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
1   Jarmila Gajdošová 6 4 6
  Shahar Pe'er 2 6 3
1   Jarmila Gajdošová 6 6
  Misa Eguchi 2 2
  Misa Eguchi 4 6 6
11   Stefanie Vögele 6 1 4

Second QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
2   Mirjana Lučić-Baroni 6 6
Alt   Raquel Kops-Jones 2 4
2   Mirjana Lučić-Baroni 5 6 6
12   Alexandra Dulgheru 7 2 2
  Yulia Putintseva 6 5 3
12   Alexandra Dulgheru 4 7 6

Third QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
3   Tereza Smitková 6 1 2r
WC   Arina Rodionova 4 6 4
WC   Arina Rodionova 6 0
WC   Anastasia Rodionova 2 1r
WC   Anastasia Rodionova 6 6
Alt   Alicja Rosolska 1 1

Fourth QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
4   Zhang Shuai 3 4r
  Yuliya Beygelzimer 6 3
  Yuliya Beygelzimer 7 6
WC   Aleksandrina Naydenova 5 1
WC   Aleksandrina Naydenova w/o
15   Misaki Doi

Fifth QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
5   Julia Görges 3 6 6
  Mandy Minella 6 4 3
5   Julia Görges 4 6 3
  Gabriela Dabrowski 6 3 6
  Gabriela Dabrowski 6 6
16   Alla Kudryavtseva 4 2

Sixth QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
6   Elena Vesnina 77 6
Alt   Abigail Spears 633
6   Elena Vesnina 654
  Kateryna Kozlova 77 6
  Kateryna Kozlova 6 6
14   Ana Konjuh 4 3

Seventh QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
7   Kateřina Siniaková 6 4 6
  Ekaterina Bychkova 0 6 1
7   Kateřina Siniaková 1 6 1
10   Tímea Babos 6 4 6
  Alexandra Panova 4 4
10   Tímea Babos 6 6

Eighth QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
17   Evgeniya Rodina 6 6
WC   Fatma Al-Nabhani 3 1
17   Evgeniya Rodina 1 6 2
13   Wang Qiang 6 4 6
  Kristína Kučová 2 6 2
13   Wang Qiang 6 4 6

ReferencesEdit