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The Taiwan Open is a professional women's tennis tournament played on indoor hard courts in Taipei, Taiwan. The tournament began in 2016 and was held in Kaohsiung, Taiwan for its first year.[1] The event is affiliated with the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) and is an International-level tournament on the WTA Tour. The Taiwan Open is being discontinued from the 2019 season, with the Hua Hin Championships replacing its slot on the calendar.

Taiwan Open
Tournament information
Founded2016; 3 years ago (2016)
(as WTA tournament)
LocationKaohsiung (2016)
Taipei (since 2017)
Taiwan
VenueYangming Tennis Center (2016)
Taipei Arena (2017)
Taipei Heping Basketball Gymnasium (since 2018)
CategoryWTA International tournaments
SurfaceHard - outdoors (2016)
Hard - indoors (since 2017)
Draw32S / 24Q / 16D
Prize moneyUS$226,750 (2017)
Websitetaiwanopen.com.tw
Current champions (2018)
Women's singlesHungary Tímea Babos
Women's doublesChina Duan Yingying
China Wang Yafan

Contents

ResultsEdit

SinglesEdit

Year Champions Runners-up Score
2016   Venus Williams   Misaki Doi 6–4, 6–2
2017   Elina Svitolina   Peng Shuai 6–3, 6–2
2018   Tímea Babos   Kateryna Kozlova 7–5, 6–1

DoublesEdit

Year Champions Runners-up Score
2016   Chan Hao-ching
  Chan Yung-jan
  Eri Hozumi
  Miyu Kato
6–4, 6–3
2017   Chan Hao-ching (2)
  Chan Yung-jan (2)
  Lucie Hradecká
  Kateřina Siniaková
6–4, 6–2
2018   Duan Yingying
  Wang Yafan
  Nao Hibino
  Oksana Kalashnikova
7–6(7–4), 7–6(7–5)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Taiwan Open Moves To Taipei". Women's Tennis Association. Retrieved 2016-04-21.

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