2018 Volvo Car Open

The 2018 Volvo Car Open was a women's tennis event on the 2018 WTA Tour. It took place between April 2 – 8, 2018 and was the 46th edition of the Charleston Open tournament and a Premier level tournament. The event took place at the Family Circle Tennis Center, on Daniel Island, Charleston, United States. It was the only event of the clay court season played on green clay.

2018 Volvo Car Open
DateApril 2 – 8
Edition46th
CategoryWTA Premier
Draw56S / 16D
Prize money$776,000
SurfaceGreen clay
LocationCharleston, United States
VenueFamily Circle Tennis Center
Champions
Singles
Netherlands Kiki Bertens
Doubles
Russia Alla Kudryavtseva / Slovenia Katarina Srebotnik
← 2017 · Charleston Open · 2019 →

Points and prize moneyEdit

Point distributionEdit

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Round of 64 Q Q2 Q1
Women's Singles 470 305 185 100 55 30 1 25 13 1
Women's Doubles 1 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A

Prize moneyEdit

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Round of 64 Q2 Q1
Women's Singles $137,125 $72,841 $35,890 $18,387 $9,568 $4,898 $2,516 $1,150 $700
Women's Doubles $42,850 $22,900 $12,510 $6,365 $3,460 N/A N/A N/A N/A

Singles main draw entrantsEdit

SeedsEdit

Country Player Ranking1 Seed
  FRA Caroline Garcia 7 1
  CZE Petra Kvitová 9 2
  RUS Daria Kasatkina 11 3
  USA Sloane Stephens 12 4
  GER Julia Görges 13 5
  GBR Johanna Konta 14 6
  USA Madison Keys 15 7
  LAT Anastasija Sevastova 17 8
  AUS Ashleigh Barty 20 9
  JPN Naomi Osaka 22 10
  AUS Daria Gavrilova 26 11
  NED Kiki Bertens 29 12
  ROU Irina-Camelia Begu 37 13
  FRA Alizé Cornet 38 14
  ROU Mihaela Buzărnescu 39 15
  RUS Elena Vesnina 43 16
  • 1 Rankings as of March 19, 2018.

Other entrantsEdit

The following players received wildcards into the main draw:

The following players received entry from the qualifying draw:

The following player received entry as a lucky loser:

WithdrawalsEdit

Before the tournament

RetirementsEdit

Doubles main draw entrantsEdit

SeedsEdit

Country Player Country Player Rank1 Seed
  CAN Gabriela Dabrowski   CHN Xu Yifan 16 1
  USA Bethanie Mattek-Sands   CZE Andrea Sestini Hlaváčková 33 2
  SLO Andreja Klepač   ESP María José Martínez Sánchez 42 3
  CZE Barbora Krejčíková   CZE Kateřina Siniaková 44 4
  • 1 Rankings as of March 19, 2018.

Other entrantsEdit

The following pairs received wildcards into the doubles main draw:

ChampionsEdit

SinglesEdit

DoublesEdit

ReferencesEdit

External linksEdit