Virginia Slims of Arizona

The Virginia Slims of Arizona is a defunct WTA Tour affiliated tennis tournament played from 1986 to 1991. It was held in Phoenix, Arizona in the United States from 1986 to 1989 and in Scottsdale, Arizona from 1990 to 1991. The tournament was played on outdoor hard courts.

Virginia Slims of Arizona
Defunct tennis tournament
Event nameVirginia Slims of Arizona (1986–89)
Arizona Classic (1990–91)
TourWTA Tour
Founded1986
Abolished1991
Editions6
LocationPhoenix, Arizona (1986–89)
Scottsdale, Arizona (1990–91)
SurfaceHard

ResultsEdit

SinglesEdit

Year Champions Runners-up Score
1986   Beth Herr   Ann Henricksson 6–0, 3–6, 7–5
1987   Anne White   Dianne Balestrat 6–1, 6–2
1988   Manuela Maleeva-Fragnière   Dianne van Rensburg 6–3, 4–6, 6–2
1989   Conchita Martínez   Elise Burgin 3–6, 6–4, 6–2
1990   Conchita Martínez   Marianne Werdel 7–5, 6–1
1991   Sabine Appelmans   Chanda Rubin 7–5, 6–1

DoublesEdit

Year Champions Runners-up Score
1986   Susan Mascarin
  Betsy Nagelsen
  Linda Gates
  Alycia Moulton
6–3, 5–7, 6–4
1987   Penny Barg
  Beth Herr
  Mary Lou Piatek
  Anne White
2–6, 6–2, 7–6
1988   Elise Burgin
  Rosalyn Fairbank
  Beth Herr
  Terry Phelps
6–7, 7–6, 7–6
1989   Penny Barg
  Peanut Louie-Harper
  Elise Burgin
  Rosalyn Fairbank
7–6, 7–6
1990   Elise Burgin
  Helen Kelesi
  Sandy Collins
  Ronni Reis
6–4, 6–2
1991   Peanut Louie-Harper
  Cammy MacGregor
  Sandy Collins
  Elna Reinach
7–5, 3–6, 6–3

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