2018 Tianjin Open

The 2018 Tianjin Open was a women's professional tennis tournament played on hard courts. It was the 5th edition of the tournament, and part of the 2018 WTA Tour. It took place at the Tuanbo International Tennis Centre in Tianjin, China between 8 and 14 October 2018.[1]

2018 Tianjin Open
DateOctober 8 – 14
Edition5th
CategoryWTA International
Draw32S / 16D
Prize money$750,000
SurfaceHard
LocationTianjin, China
VenueTuanbo International Tennis Centre
Champions
Singles
France Caroline Garcia
Doubles
United States Nicole Melichar / Czech Republic Květa Peschke
← 2017 · Tianjin Open · 2019 →

Points and prize moneyEdit

Point distributionEdit

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Q Q2 Q1
Singles 280 180 110 60 30 1 18 12 1
Doubles 1 N/A N/A N/A N/A

Prize moneyEdit

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 321 Q2 Q1
Singles $163,265 $81,251 $43,663 $13,068 $7,195 $4,444 $2,160 $1,270
Doubles * $26,031 $13,544 $7,271 $3,852 $2,031 N/A N/A N/A

1 Qualifiers prize money is also the Round of 32 prize money
* per team

Singles main draw entrantsEdit

SeedsEdit

Country Player Rank1 Seed
  CZE Karolína Plíšková 7 1
  FRA Caroline Garcia 8 2
  BEL Elise Mertens 14 3
  BLR Aryna Sabalenka 16 4
  TPE Hsieh Su-wei 29 5
  CRO Petra Martić 36 6
  USA Danielle Collins 37 7
  GRE Maria Sakkari 43 8
  • 1 Rankings are as of October 1, 2018

Other entrantsEdit

The following players received wildcards into the singles main draw:

The following player received entry through a protected ranking:

The following players received entry from the qualifying draw:

WithdrawalsEdit

RetirementsEdit

Doubles main draw entrantsEdit

SeedsEdit

Country Player Country Player Rank1 Seed
  ROU Irina-Camelia Begu   CZE Barbora Krejčíková 25 1
  CAN Gabriela Dabrowski   CHN Xu Yifan 25 2
  USA Nicole Melichar   CZE Květa Peschke 32 3
  USA Kaitlyn Christian   USA Desirae Krawczyk 120 4
  • 1 Rankings are as of October 1, 2018

Other entrantsEdit

The following pairs received wildcards into the doubles main draw:

The following pair received entry as alternates:

WithdrawalsEdit

Before the tournament

RetirementsEdit

ChampionsEdit

SinglesEdit

DoublesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tianjin Open Overview". wtatennis.com.

External linksEdit