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2018 French Open – Women's Doubles

Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Lucie Šafářová were the defending champions, but chose not to compete together this year. Mattek-Sands played alongside Latisha Chan, but lost in the second round to Irina Bara and Mihaela Buzărnescu. Šafářová teamed up with Svetlana Kuznetsova, but lost in the second round to Sorana Cîrstea and Sara Sorribes Tormo.

Women's Doubles
2018 French Open
ChampionsCzech Republic Barbora Krejčíková
Czech Republic Kateřina Siniaková
Runners-upJapan Eri Hozumi
Japan Makoto Ninomiya
Final score6–3, 6–3
Events
Singles men women boys girls
Doubles men women mixed boys girls
Legends −45 45+ women
WC Singles men women
WC Doubles men women
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Barbora Krejčíková and Kateřina Siniaková won their first Grand Slam doubles title, defeating Eri Hozumi and Makoto Ninomiya in the final, 6–3, 6–3.

Despite losing in the first round with different partners, Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina jointly attained the WTA no. 1 doubles ranking at the end of the tournament. Chan and Tímea Babos were also in contention for the top ranking at the beginning of the tournament but were eliminated from contention when they lost.[1]

Contents

SeedsEdit

01.     Tímea Babos /   Kristina Mladenovic (Quarterfinals)
02.     Andrea Sestini Hlaváčková /   Barbora Strýcová (Semifinals)
03.     Andreja Klepač /   María José Martínez Sánchez (Quarterfinals)
04.     Latisha Chan /   Bethanie Mattek-Sands (Second round)
05.     Gabriela Dabrowski /   Xu Yifan (Third round)
06.     Barbora Krejčíková /   Kateřina Siniaková (Champions)
07.     Ashleigh Barty /   CoCo Vandeweghe (First round)
08.     Chan Hao-ching /   Yang Zhaoxuan (Semifinals)
09.     Kiki Bertens /   Johanna Larsson (Third round)
10.     Jeļena Ostapenko /   Elena Vesnina (First round)
11.     Raquel Atawo /   Anna-Lena Grönefeld (Second round)
12.     Elise Mertens /   Demi Schuurs (First round)
13.     Nicole Melichar /   Květa Peschke (Third round)
14.     Shuko Aoyama /   Miyu Kato (First round)
15.     Alicja Rosolska /   Abigail Spears (First round)
16.     Nadiia Kichenok /   Anastasia Rodionova (Second round)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
               
1   Tímea Babos
  Kristina Mladenovic
643
  Eri Hozumi
  Makoto Ninomiya
77 6
  Eri Hozumi
  Makoto Ninomiya
6 6
8   Chan Hao-ching
  Yang Zhaoxuan
2 2
  Irina Bara
  Mihaela Buzărnescu
3 6 4
8   Chan Hao-ching
  Yang Zhaoxuan
6 1 6
  Eri Hozumi
  Makoto Ninomiya
3 3
6   Barbora Krejčíková
  Kateřina Siniaková
6 6
6   Barbora Krejčíková
  Kateřina Siniaková
6 6
3   Andreja Klepač
  María José Martínez Sánchez
3 3
6   Barbora Krejčíková
  Kateřina Siniaková
6 6
2   Andrea Sestini Hlaváčková
  Barbora Strýcová
3 2
  Lara Arruabarrena
  Katarina Srebotnik
3 1
2   Andrea Sestini Hlaváčková
  Barbora Strýcová
6 6

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
1   T Babos
  K Mladenovic
6 6
  A Tomljanović
  S Zhang
1 4 1   T Babos
  K Mladenovic
6 6
  D Gavrilova
  D Kasatkina
3 63   N Hibino
  O Kalashnikova
1 3
  N Hibino
  O Kalashnikova
6 77 1   T Babos
  K Mladenovic
4 6 7
  A Blinkova
  L Hradecká
1 77 5 13   N Melichar
  K Peschke
6 2 5
  V Kužmová
  M Rybáriková
6 647   V Kužmová
  M Rybáriková
1 4
  C McHale
  S Peng
4 6 6313   N Melichar
  K Peschke
6 6
13   N Melichar
  K Peschke
6 2 77 1   T Babos
  K Mladenovic
643
11   R Atawo
  A-L Grönefeld
6 2 6   E Hozumi
  M Ninomiya
77 6
PR   Z Diyas
  S Zheng
4 6 2 11   R Atawo
  A-L Grönefeld
6 2 0
  P Hercog
  A Van Uytvanck
0 4   E Hozumi
  M Ninomiya
2 6 6
  E Hozumi
  M Ninomiya
6 6   E Hozumi
  M Ninomiya
6 6
  K Christian
  C Witthöft
4 6 6 5   G Dabrowski
  Y Xu
1 2
  M Irigoyen
  K Kozlova
6 3 1   K Christian
  C Witthöft
2 2
WC   T Andrianjafitrimo
  F Ferro
3 1 5   G Dabrowski
  Y Xu
6 6
5   G Dabrowski
  Y Xu
6 6

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
4   L Chan
  B Mattek-Sands
6 6
WC   V Razzano
  J Suvrijn
4 1 4   L Chan
  B Mattek-Sands
6 3 3
  I Bara
  M Buzărnescu
636 6   I Bara
  M Buzărnescu
2 6 6
  X Knoll
  A Smith
77 3 4   I Bara
  M Buzărnescu
6 6
  A Kalinskaya
  E Makarova
3 4 PR   J Brady
  V King
4 3
PR   J Brady
  V King
6 6 PR   J Brady
  V King
5 6 6
  K Bondarenko
  A Krunić
7 4 77   K Bondarenko
  A Krunić
7 3 3
15   A Rosolska
  A Spears
5 6 62   I Bara
  M Buzărnescu
3 6 4
10   J Ostapenko
  E Vesnina
6 3 4 8   H-c Chan
  Z Yang
6 1 6
  S Cîrstea
  S Sorribes Tormo
1 6 6   S Cîrstea
  S Sorribes Tormo
6 6
Alt   B Bencic
  M Vondroušová
2 4   S Kuznetsova
  L Šafářová
3 2
  S Kuznetsova
  L Šafářová
6 6   S Cîrstea
  S Sorribes Tormo
2 4
  J Konta
  A Riske
6 4 638   H-c Chan
  Z Yang
6 6
PR   A Medina Garrigues
  A Parra Santonja
3 6 77 PR   A Medina Garrigues
  A Parra Santonja
3 5
  S-w Hsieh
  A Petkovic
4 4 8   H-c Chan
  Z Yang
6 7
8   H-c Chan
  Z Yang
6 6

Bottom halfEdit

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
6   B Krejčíková
  K Siniaková
5 6 6
  V Lapko
  R Olaru
7 3 2 6   B Krejčíková
  K Siniaková
6 2 7
WC   M Arcangioli
  S Reix
3 4   T Maria
  H Watson
1 6 5
  T Maria
  H Watson
6 6 6   B Krejčíková
  K Siniaková
3 6 78
  T Townsend
  R Voráčová
6 6 9   K Bertens
  J Larsson
6 4 66
WC   S Cakarevic
  J Ponchet
4 1   T Townsend
  R Voráčová
4 0
  V Kudermetova
  A Kudryavtseva
5 2 9   K Bertens
  J Larsson
6 6
9   K Bertens
  J Larsson
7 6 6   B Krejčíková
  K Siniaková
6 6
14   S Aoyama
  M Kato
6 4 1 3   A Klepač
  MJ Martínez Sánchez
3 3
WC   S Williams
  V Williams
4 6 6 WC   S Williams
  V Williams
6 6
  S Errani
  K Flipkens
6 6   S Errani
  K Flipkens
4 2
WC   C Burel
  D Parry
4 2 WC   S Williams
  V Williams
4 77 0
  I-C Begu
  Q Wang
6 77 3   A Klepač
  MJ Martínez Sánchez
6 646
  P Martić
  M Sakkari
3 65   I-C Begu
  Q Wang
3 5
  M Adamczak
  Y Wang
0 4 3   A Klepač
  MJ Martínez Sánchez
6 7
3   A Klepač
  MJ Martínez Sánchez
6 6

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
7   A Barty
  C Vandeweghe
6 4 4
  D Jurak
  D Vekić
2 6 6   D Jurak
  D Vekić
1 0
  D Jakupović
  I Khromacheva
6 6   D Jakupović
  I Khromacheva
6 6
  N Broady
  M Linette
2 3   D Jakupović
  I Khromacheva
3 1
  V Golubic
  N Stojanović
6 6   L Arruabarrena
  K Srebotnik
6 6
WC   A Hesse
  P Parmentier
0 2   V Golubic
  N Stojanović
4 3
  L Arruabarrena
  K Srebotnik
3 6 77   L Arruabarrena
  K Srebotnik
6 6
12   E Mertens
  D Schuurs
6 3 65   L Arruabarrena
  K Srebotnik
3 1
16   N Kichenok
  An Rodionova
3 6 7 2   A Sestini Hlaváčková
  B Strýcová
6 6
PR   M Minella
  A Sevastova
6 3 5 16   N Kichenok
  An Rodionova
4 6 4
  A Bogdan
  O Savchuk
3 6 1   Y Duan
  A Sasnovich
6 1 6
  Y Duan
  A Sasnovich
6 3 6   Y Duan
  A Sasnovich
3 3
  L Kerkhove
  L Marozava
3 4 2   A Sestini Hlaváčková
  B Strýcová
6 6
  A Pavlyuchenkova
  S Stosur
6 6   A Pavlyuchenkova
  S Stosur
6 3 4
  L Kichenok
  L Tsurenko
4 6 1 2   A Sestini Hlaváčková
  B Strýcová
3 6 6
2   A Sestini Hlaváčková
  B Strýcová
6 3 6

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Makarova and Vesnina become first Russians to hold Doubles World No.1 since Kournikova". WTA Tour, Inc. 7 June 2018. Retrieved 7 June 2018.