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2017 Connecticut Open

The 2017 Connecticut Open (also known as the 2017 Connecticut Open presented by United Technologies for sponsorship reasons) was a tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts. It was the 49th edition of the Connecticut Open, and part of the Premier Series of the 2017 WTA Tour. It took place at the Cullman-Heyman Tennis Center in New Haven, Connecticut, United States, from August 20 through August 26. It was the last event of the 2017 US Open Series before the 2017 US Open.

2017 Connecticut Open
DateAugust 20 – August 26
Edition49th
CategoryWTA Premier
Draw30S / 16D / 48Q
Prize money$695,900
SurfaceHard
LocationNew Haven, United States
VenueCullman-Heyman Tennis Center
Champions
Singles
Australia Daria Gavrilova
Doubles
Canada Gabriela Dabrowski / China Xu Yifan
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Points and prize moneyEdit

Point distributionEdit

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Q Q3 Q2 Q1
Singles[1] 470 305 185 100 55 1 25 18 13 1
Doubles[1] 1 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A

Prize moneyEdit

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Q3 Q2 Q1
Singles $130,300 $69,380 $37,020 $19,885 $10,665 $5,820 $3,045 $1,620 $895
Doubles $40,650 $21,700 $11,865 $6,035 $3,270 N/A N/A N/A N/A

Singles main draw entrantsEdit

SeedsEdit

Country Player Rank* Seed
  POL Agnieszka Radwańska 10 1
  SVK Dominika Cibulková 11 2
  CZE Petra Kvitová 13 3
  FRA Kristina Mladenovic 14 4
  RUS Elena Vesnina 18 5
  RUS Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 20 6
  CZE Barbora Strýcová 23 7
  CHN Peng Shuai 25 8
  • Rankings are as of 14 August 2017

Other entrantsEdit

The following players received wildcards into the singles main draw:

The following players received entry from the qualifying draw:

The following player received entry as a lucky loser:

WithdrawalsEdit

Before the tournament
During the tournament

Doubles main draw entrantsEdit

SeedsEdit

Country Player Country Player Rank* Seed
  IND Sania Mirza   ROU Monica Niculescu 26 1
  AUS Ashleigh Barty   AUS Casey Dellacqua 30 2
  GER Anna-Lena Grönefeld   CZE Květa Peschke 40 3
  CAN Gabriela Dabrowski   CHN Xu Yifan 48 4
  • Rankings are as of 14 August 2017

Other entrantsEdit

The following pair received a wildcard into the doubles main draw:

The following pair received entry as alternates:

WithdrawalsEdit

Before the tournament

ChampionsEdit

NotesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Rankings explained". WTA. Archived from the original on 14 December 2012. Retrieved 21 August 2015.

External linksEdit