2021 Korea Open

The 2021 Korea Open (also known as the 2021 Hana Bank Korea Open for sponsorship purposes) was a professional women's tennis tournament to played on indoor hard courts. After the cancellation of the 2020 edition, the 2021 edition was also delayed and later downgraded to WTA 125 level from WTA 250 level as a result of Covid-19 Pandemic. It was the 17th edition of the tournament, and part of the 2021 WTA 125K series. It took place in Seoul, South Korea between 20 and 26 December 2021.[1]

2021 Korea Open
Date20–26 December
CategoryWTA 125
Draw28S / 8D
Prize money$115,000
SurfaceHard (Indoor)
LocationSeoul, South Korea
VenueSeoul Olympic Park Tennis Center
China Zhu Lin
South Korea Choi Ji-hee / South Korea Han Na-lae
← 2019 · Korea Open · 2022 →

Singles main-draw entrantsEdit


Country Player Rank1 Seed
  FRA Kristina Mladenovic 99 1
  CHN Zhu Lin 142 2
  HUN Réka Luca Jani 170 3
  GRE Valentini Grammatikopoulou 184 4
  NED Arianne Hartono 196 5
  KOR Jang Su-jeong 215 6
  BUL Isabella Shinikova 226 7
  JPN Yuki Naito 262 8
  • 1 Rankings are as of December 13, 2021[2]

Other entrantsEdit

The following players received wildcards into the singles main draw:

The following player received entry as an alternate:


Before the tournament

Doubles main-draw entrantsEdit


Country Player Country Player Rank1 Seed
  NED Arianne Hartono   AUS Olivia Tjandramulia 310 1
  GRE Valentini Grammatikopoulou   HUN Réka Luca Jani 381 2
  • 1 Rankings are as of December 13, 2021

Other entrantsEdit

The following pair received wildcards into the doubles main draw:





  1. ^ "Hana Bank Korea Open Overview". wtatennis.com.
  2. ^ "Hana Bank Korea Open Player List". wtatennis.com.

External linksEdit