2011 Stanford & Washington DC WTA Singles Results    

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  WTA July 25-31: Stanford & Wash., DC

BOTW Classic, Stanford, CA
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#4 V Azarenka, #5 M Sharapova
#9 M Bartoli, #10 S Stosur

Citi Open "Wash., DC" TennisMaryland
College Park, MD INTL $220,000
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#24 S Peer, #36 P Hercog
#42 T Paszek, #53 J Dokic
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#32 Nadia Petrova
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#172 Serena Williams
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    On Sunday at Stanford University, in the final of the Bank of the West Classic, the 1999, 2002, & 2008 US Open champion (13-time Grand Slam singles champ), 29 year old 7th seeded #172 (former #1; ranking down due to injury & illness) Serena Williams from Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, defeated the 2009 Stanford champ (and this year's champion at Eastbourne), 26 year old 3rd seeded #9 (career high: #9) Marion Bartoli of France (residence: Geneva, SUI), 7-5, 6-1 (Serena is shown with the glassware after the match).

    Serena's prize is $111,000; Marion's is $60,700.

    Serena struck 11 aces with 2 double faults while scoring on 5 of the 7 break points she reached against Marion and totaling 70 points in the match. Marion had 3 aces, but with 8 DFs, while converting only 2 of the 8 break points she reached against Serena and scoring 46 points in the match.

    Serena said: "Coming back and hearing the claps when I walk out there are moments that I truly missed. It's so awesome to be back and to be a part of those moments." AP story

    Serena now leads Marion 3-1 in career matches. Their most recent meeting was on a chlorophyll court last month in the 4th round at Wimbledon, when Marion defeated Serena 6-3, 7-6(6).

    Marion said: "Serena can improve from one day to the other. So you can imagine from one match to the other. I knew before the match started it was different than Wimbledon... I'm sure she's going to tell you that she can play even better. And I'm sure that she will."

    13 time Grand Slam tourney champion Serena is now 38-14 in WTA singles finals. She won the 2010 Australian Open and Wimbledon titles, but stepped on broken glass at a restaurant after Wimbledon last year and was sidelined for about 11 months, during which she also suffered from a pulmonary embolism. Serena, who did not return to play until Eastbourne in June of this year, has a 8-2 singles match record for the season.

    2007 Wimbledon finalist Marion is now 6-9 in WTA singles finals; she reached the Indian Wells final and French Open semifinals this year, and won at Eastbourne; prior to that she had not won a title since Stanford in 2009. Marion has a 42-17 singles match record in 2011.

    In College Park, Maryland, on Sunday, in the final of the first CitiOpen, the 2008 champion at Cincinnati, 29 year old 2nd seeded #32 (career high: #3) Nadia Petrova of Russia (residence: Monte Carlo, Monaco), defeated the 2009 champ in Tashkent, 24 year old top seeded #24 (career high #11) Shahar Peer from Maccabim, Israel, 7-5, 6-2 (Nadia is also shown with the glassware after the match). Nadia's prize is $37,000; Shahar's is $19,000.

    Nadia said: "I knew Shahar wasn't able to hurt me with her serve, especially her second serve, so even though I was broken early in each set I knew I could turn it around. I'm happy with my record against her. And today was an important match, going for the title—all I had in my mind was to fight for every point, and at the end of the day walk away with the trophy...

    "Before Miami I had vertigo for six weeks, which really knocked me off my feet. I couldn't defend my points in the clay court season, and felt a little down. I haven't been in a happy place since then. [Reaching the 4th round at] Wimbledon was a turning point for me." WTA story

    Shahar said: "Nadia served really huge. She's a great player and can get out of tough situations with her serve. She played very well and deserved to win today."

    Nadia now leads Shahar 6-0 in career matches. Their previos meeting was on a hardcourt in the 1st round at Los Angeles in 2009, when Nadia defeatd Shahar 6-4, 2-6, 6-3.

    Nadia is now 10-11 in WTA singles finals. Though College Park is her first title since 2008, she did reach the final New Haven last year. Nadia is 17-14 in singles matches in 2011.

    Shahar is now 5-3 in WTA singles finals; she won in Guangzhou and Tashkent in 2009, and in Pattaya City, Prague, and Istanbul in 2006. Shahar has an 18-15 singles match record this year.

WTA SCOREBOARD: Stanford & College Park
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The Bank of the West Classic  Stanford University, Palo Alto, California

 
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    Stanford: The main draw for Stanford has 8 seeds, with 4 1st-round byes. There are 4 qualifiers and 4 wild cards in the main draw. Qualifying finals are on Monday.

Bank of the West Classic venue address: Taube Family Tennis Stadium, Stanford, CA 94305

    2011 is the 41st year of the tourney that has become the Bank of the West Classic, the longest-running women-only pro tennis tournament. The Bank of the West Classic has been held at Stanford University's Taube Tennis Stadium since 1997. 37,226 people attended the 13 sessions in 2005. The tourney is owned and operated by IMG (International Management Group); Bank of the West has been the tourney's title sponsor since 1992.

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2011: On Friday, July 22, at Stanford, 2009 champ Marion Bartoli did the player rep thing at the main draw ceremony... On Sunday, Ana Ivanovic signed autographs, and Sabine Lisicki had a nice chat on her SE phone... On Monday, Serena Williams prepared for her first post-Wimbledon WTA match...
Stanford, 1st Rd, Mon 1130am-Tue 11am
losers' prize: $5,200 US; points: 1
#14 s5 Agnieszka Radwanska POL d #73 Barbora Zahlavova Strycova CZE 6-1, 6-2 Mon

    Agnieszka said: "I had my first round match today... I played Zahlavova Strycova and it was tough, but I played well. It was my first hardcourt match after the grass and clay season. The first match of any tournament is always tough, especially here in these hot conditions, but I did well. Two sets. I'm ready to go." Stanford player blog by Agnieszka Radwanska

*#25 Maria Kirilenko RUS d #16 s6 Julia Goerges GER 6-2, 6-3 Tue

     
Maria serving, Julia about to connect with a forehand, Maria driving one, and after match point

    Maria said: "I think I played a pretty good match for my first match on hardcourts after Wimbledon, especially since I had such a long break—I didn't play for four weeks. First I didn't play at all for one week, just did complete rest—then I practiced for the last few weeks. I was happy with how I played today. I didn't make mistakes—I was playing very clean. That's how I won against [Julia]." WTA story

*#48 Ayumi Morita JPN d #18 s7 Ana Ivanovic SRB 6-3, 7-5 Tue

   
Ana and Ayumi driving backhand and forehand, and Ayumi after match point

    Ayumi tweeted: "Won 6-3, 7-5 today! It was one of the my best matches, and very happy with the way I played... [Ana is a] great player and today's match gives me lots of confidence! Thanks for all the support; felt great on the court today! Tomorrow is another day, and another tough match, so will try my best again! Now watching match Fujiwara vs Hantuchova then off to massage." Ayumi Morita at Twitter

    Ana recently started working with a new coach, Nigel Sears, who was formerly employed by the British Lawn Tennis Association, and before that coached Daniela Hantuchova.
    Ana said: "I just started with a new team, and takes time for things to come into place and nerves played a part to impress the new coach, but that’s normal. We spoke a lot about things we were working on, but [Nigel said] 'When you go out there I want you to trust your instincts,' but I still thought too much about technical stuff. It’s matter of practicing and doing it over and over until it becomes automatic. A few times I was not aggressive enough and was thinking too much what I had to do." Tennis.com Ticker

#20 s8 wc Dominika Cibulkova SVK d #51 Kimiko Date-Krumm JPN 6-2, 7-6(7) Mon

     
Dominika serving, Kimiko driving a forehand, Domi about to swat one, and after match point

#21 Daniela Hantuchova SVK d #191 q Rika Fujiwara JPN 6-0, 6-2 Tue

   
Rika showing slice on a backhand, Daniela following a drive, and after match point

    2-time Indian Wells, CA champ Daniela tweeted: "I'm really happy to be in California again. I love coming back here. It's my favorite time of year and the fans always treat me so well :) You never know what to expect after a long time off, but everything seemed to be working today. It was a good start to the summer season!" Daniela Hantuchova at Twitter

#26 Sabine Lisicki GER d #61 Simona Halep ROU 6-1, 6-2 Tue

   
Sabine and Simona driving forehands, and Sabine reaching for another

#40 Rebecca Marino CAN d #99 Coco Vandeweghe USA 6-4, 6-4 Mon

    Rebecca said: "I'm pretty happy with the way I played today. It was my first match of the US Open summer series and I was able to get the win, which is always a good feeling. I served solid in the match and pulled it out." WTA story

*#124 q Marina Erakovic NZL d #62 Sofia Arvidsson SWE 6-2, 6-1 Tue
#67 Christina McHale USA d #94 Mirjana Lucic CRO 6-1, 6-0 Mon
*#172 Serena Williams USA d #106 Anastasia Rodionova AUS 6-0, 6-0 Tue

   
Anastasia and Serena driving forehand and backhand, and Serena after match point

    Serena said: "It was me being focused. I've always said if I play my best no one can beat me. Hopefully I can get back to that level." AP story

#145 Kai-Chen Chang TPE d #982 wc Hilary Barte USA 7-5, 6-4 Mon

   
Hilary following a forehand, and Kai-Chen about to fire one

#133 q Urszula Radwanska POL d #134 q Olga Savchuk UKR 6-4, 6-2 Tue

Stanford, 2nd Rd, Wed-Thu 11am
losers' prize: $9,525 US; points: 60
*#124 q Marina Erakovic NZL d #4 s1 Victoria Azarenka BLR 4-6, 7-5, 6-2 Thu

   
Victoria and Marina driving forehands

    Marina said: "Coming in I knew I had to be the aggressor and try to dictate the pace. I knew the court and I felt like I was hitting the ball well." AP story

#5 s2 Maria Sharapova RUS d #21 Daniela Hantuchova SVK 6-2, 2-6, 6-4 Wed

     
Maria driving a forehand, Daniela following one, Maria about to swat a backhand, and after winning a point

    Daniela tweeted: "It was a good fight tonight. The 2-0 game in the third was crucial. We had an unbelievable rally and it changed from there. I had my chances, but unfortunately facing someone like Maria in the second round of a tournament is never easy!" Daniela Hantuchova at Twitter

#9 s3 Marion Bartoli FRA d #40 Rebecca Marino CAN 6-4, 6-3 Wed

   
Rebecca and Marion driving forehand and backhand

*#26 Sabine Lisicki GER d #10 s4 Samantha Stosur AUS 6-3, 7-5Thu

   
Sabine serving, Samantha launching a forehand on the run, and Sabine after match point

#14 s5 Agnieszka Radwanska POL d #145 Kai-Chen Chang TPE 6-4, 3-6, 6-0 Wed

   
Kai-Chen and Agnieszka driving backhands

#20 s8 wc Dominika Cibulkova SVK d #67 Christina McHale USA 6-4, 2-6, 6-3 Wed

   
Dominika driving a forehand, Christina ready to swat one, and Domi following a backhand

*#172 Serena Williams USA d #25 Maria Kirilenko RUS 6-2, 3-6, 6-2 Thu

   
Serena serving, Maria following a forehand, and Serena driving a backhand

    Although she struck 14 aces, Serena was not pleased with her performance. Serena said: "I felt a little sluggish out there today. I wasn't moving well—I wasn't moving, period. I guess it's always good to play matches and get match fit, though, so I guess it wasn't too bad." WTA story

    Serena will play Maria Sharapova in the Stanford quarterfinals on Friday. Serena leads Maria 6-2 in career matches. Their most recent meeting was on a chlorophyll court last year in the 4th round at Wimbledon, when Serena defated Maria 7-6(9), 6-4.

    Serena said: "Just like when I'm playing anyone, I'm going to go out there and do the best I can do—just like [Maria] will do. This is a job for me and I'm trying to get paid—I've been off a year."

#48 Ayumi Morita JPN d #133 q Urszula Radwanska POL 4-6, 7-5, 6-1 Thu

   
Urszula and Ayumi driving forehands, and Ayumi after winning a point

    Ayumi tweeted: "Won 4-6, 7-5, 6-1! I was 2-5 down with 3 match points... I had many game point & break points in 1st set, but couldn't make it most of them... It was a very difficult match, but I kept fighting and really happy to get through this tough one!
    "Tomorrow playing against Bartoli, which is another great challenge for me! Looking forward to it... hope I will have great support again!." Ayumi Morita at Twitter

Stanford, QFs, Fri noon
losers' prize: $17,300 US; points: 120
*#172 Serena Williams USA d #5 s2 Maria Sharapova RUS 6-1, 6-3

     
Serena serving, Maria driving a forehand, Serena driving a backhand, and after match point

    Serena said: "I've just been trying my hardest and practicing and trying to get back in the top 100... It's a little crazy, but hopefully.." WTA story

    Maria said: "I felt I was extremely late. I didn't have my timing today at all. Even when I had chances to change things around, I didn't do it...
    "Serena has come back before. She's experienced enough to come back ready to play. She waited for the right time. When she comes back, she's ready."

#9 s3 Marion Bartoli FRA d #48 Ayumi Morita JPN 6-1 retired—right ankle injury

   
Ayumi serving, Marion watching her backhand fly, and Marion consoling Ayumi after an ankle injury forced her to abandon the match

    Ayumi tweeted: "Unfortunately had to retire today because of right ankle injury. Just took MRI and now on my way back to see physio again... Hope nothing serious and back to playing as soon as possible! A bit dissapointed today, but still good week for me! Thanks for all the support and messages!" Ayumi Morita at Twitter
    Ayumi reported on Saturday that the MRI showed her ankle was not badly damaged, and she will play in San Diego nest week.

    Marion said: "I thought Ayumi played great in her first two matches against Ivanovic and Radwanska. I wish her as speedy a recovery as possible."

*#26 Sabine Lisicki GER d #14 s5 Agnieszka Radwanska POL 7-6(4), 2-6, 6-2

   
Agnieszka and Sabine driving forehands, and Sabine after match point

    Sabine tweeted: "Once again in the semis :))) So happy with that win. Was a tough match!" Sabine Lisicki at Twitter

#20 s8 wc Dominika Cibulkova SVK d #124 q Marina Erakovic NZL 6-1, 6-1

   
Dominika and Marina driving backhands, and Domi after match point

Stanford, SFs, Sat 1pm & 7pm
losers' prize: $32,500 US; points: 200
#9 s3 Marion Bartoli FRA d #20 s8 wc Dominika Cibulkova SVK walkover—left abdominal strain

    Dominika said: "It had been bothering me the whole week on and off, but it really started to be painful as I was playing my quarterfinal yesterday. I was able to finish the match and I thought maybe it would be better in the morning, but it wasn't. I went for an MRI and the doctor told me it wasn't a good idea to keep playing, that I could make it even worse.
    "I hope I won't need more than a week to recover. I'm going to Carlsbad... and I have a bye so I don't play until Wednesday, but I don't know. It's still open."

*#172 Serena Williams USA d #26 Sabine Lisicki GER 6-1, 6-2

   
Serena serving, and Sabine and Serena driving backhands

    Serena said: "There are still shots I'm not going for and not making that I know I can make once I get more confident and more match play. I'll be able to make those. It's encouraging to me that I can do more, I can do better." WTA story

    Sabine said: "I didn't play my best in the beginning. I was too tight. I think I started playing better from 16 03, which is a little bit late against such a champion like Serena."

Stanford, Final, Sun noon
loser's prize: $60,700 US; points: 320
winner's prize: $111,000 US; points: 470
*#172 Serena Williams USA d #9 s3 Marion Bartoli FRA 7-5, 6-1

     
Serena serving, Marion and Serena driving forehands, and Serena after match point

Stanford, Doubles Final, Sun
losers' prize: $17,800 US
winners' prize: $34,000 US
cdr18 s2 Victoria Azarenka & Maria Kirilenko d cdr18 s1 Lisa Raymond & Liezel Huber 6-1, 6-3

Stanford, Qual Finals, Mon Jul 25 10am
losers' prizes: q1 $750 1pt; q2 $1,365 8pts; q3 $2,530 12pts; qualifier 20 points
#124 Marina Erakovic NZL d #358 Marie-Eve Pelletier CAN 6-3, 6-1
#133 Urszula Radwanska POL d #169 Ajla Tomljanovic SRB 6-3, 5-7, 6-1
#134 Olga Savchuk UKR d #198 Sharon Fichman CAN 6-1, 6-4
#191 Rika Fujiwara JPN d #317 Abigail Spears USA 4-6, 7-5, 6-0

Stanford, Withdrawals
#19 Yanina Wickmayer BEL low back injury
#37 Sara Errani ITA right shoulder & leg injury
#59 Anastasija Sevastova LAT left ankle injury

       
 
Mid-Atlantic Women's Tennis Championships,  College Park, Maryland

 
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    College Park: The main draw for College Park has 8 seeds, with no 1st-round byes. There are 4 qualifiers in the main draw.
    Qualifying (2 rounds) starts on Friday, qualifying finals are on Saturday.

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2011: On Sunday, July 24,, Jie Zheng practiced at College Park... On Friday, July 22, top seed Shahar Peer
was a player rep at the main draw (superstitious Shahar left the room while the actual draw took place)...
College Park, 1st Rnd, Mon-Tue
loser's prize: $1,725 US; points: 1
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#24 s1 Shahar Peer ISR d #299 q Ryoko Fuda JPN 6-4, 6-2 Tue
#32 s2 wc Nadia Petrova RUS d #442 q Alexandra Mueller USA 6-2, 6-2 Tue
#42 s3 Tamira Paszek AUT d #100 Melanie Oudin USA 7-6(2), 3-6, 6-2 Tue
*#86 Shuai Zhang CHN d #53 s4 Jelena Dokic AUS 6-3, 6-4 ppd-Tue
#58 s5 Bojana Jovanovski SRB d #212 q Petra Rampre SLO 6-0, 6-2 Tue
#60 s6 Elena Baltacha GBR d #141 Yaroslava Shvedova KAZ 6-2, 7-6(5) Mon

    Elena said: "I felt I played a good, solid match. [Yaroslava] stepped it up in the second set and made me work very hard. But I stayed strong mentally and am really happy to be through to the next round." WTA story

*#118 Stephanie Dubois CAN d #64 s7 Sania Mirza IND 7-5, 6-4 Mon
#68 s8 Alberta Brianti ITA d #95 Anne Keothavong GBR 6-3, 6-4 Tue
#77 Alla Kudryavtseva RUS d #92 Chanelle Scheepers RSA 4-6, 6-4, 6-2 Tue
#79 Virginie Razzano FRA d #105 wc Misaki Doi JPN 6-2, 6-2 Mon
*#127 Jill Craybas USA d #83 Jie Zheng CHN 2-6, 6-3, 6-2 Tue
*#102 Irina Falconi USA d #98 Olga Govortsova BLR 6-3, 6-4 Tue
#101 Varvara Lepchenko USA d #131 Sloane Stephens USA 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 Mon
#104 Heather Watson GBR d #103 Eleni Daniilidou GRE 6-4, 6-1 Mon
*#376 wc Eugenie Bouchard CAN d #115 Alison Riske USA 6-3, 6-2 Tue
*#222 q Madison Brengle USA d #164 sr Melinda Czink HUN 7-6(5), 7-5 Tue

College Park, 2nd Round, Wed-Thu 3pm Thu WTA story
loser's prize: $2,950 US; points: 30
#24 s1 Shahar Peer ISR d #77 Alla Kudryavtseva RUS 6-1, 6-4 Thu

    Shahar said: "[My coach, Harold Solomon,] told me it's the best mental match he's seen me play since he started working with me. It's the old Shahar Peer. There were a few moments the match could have turned her way, but I hung in there, saved a few break points and eventually it came out my way."

#32 s2 wc Nadia Petrova RUS d #376 wc Eugenie Bouchard CAN 6-2, 6-2 Wed
#42 s3 Tamira Paszek AUT d #222 q Madison Brengle USA 6-3, 6-1 Thu

    Tamira said: "I turned pro young at age 14 and I was No.35 at age 16 and then I had bad luck with injuries. I'm trying to get back to where I was, and at the beginning of this year my goal was to reach the Top 50, and I've gotten there, so now my new goal is the Top 30. Every step is important."

#58 s5 Bojana Jovanovski SRB d #127 Jill Craybas USA 6-4, 5-7, 6-4 Wed
*#79 Virginie Razzano FRA d #60 s6 Elena Baltacha GBR 6-4, 6-2 Wed
#68 s8 Alberta Brianti ITA d #101 Varvara Lepchenko USA 6-1, 6-2 Thu
*#102 Irina Falconi USA d #86 Shuai Zhang CHN 6-4 retired—illness Wed
*#118 Stephanie Dubois CAN d #104 Heather Watson GBR 3-6, 7-5, 6-1 Thu

    Stephanie said: "[Heather is] a very good player, she's consistent. So I needed to make something happen, to get a short ball. I played my game today. I'm happy because I made unforced errors at the beginning, but I changed some things to improve that, putting more spin on the ball. So it was good." SB Nation story

College Park, QFs, Fri 3pm WTA story
loser's prize: $5,340 US; points: 70
#24 s1 Shahar Peer ISR d #68 s8 Alberta Brianti ITA 6-1, 6-2

    Shahar said: "I played very smart today. With the heat, you need to really concentrate, although it doesn't bother me as much coming from Israel, so I'm used to it. I was just doing what I need to do, being patient and aggressive in the right moments."

#32 s2 wc Nadia Petrova RUS d #58 s5 Bojana Jovanovski SRB 7-6(4), 7-5
#42 s3 Tamira Paszek AUT d #118 Stephanie Dubois CAN 5-7, 6-4, 7-6(2)

    The match took 3 hours and 42 minutes. About recovering in time for her Saturday final against Shahar Peer, Tamira said: "I'll use some ice packs and I'm going to have some treatment, a massage to cool down and relax and then have some dinner afterwards. I'll try to calm down and have an early night, which is pretty tough already, but I'm used to that.
    "Regardless, being in the semifinals here in Washington is an amazing feeling. I'm really happy and I'm really looking forward to it. I'll try to go out there, be aggressive, play my game and hope for a good day tomorrow."

*#102 Irina Falconi USA d #79 Virginie Razzano FRA 6-4, 6-3

    About reaching her first WTA semifinal, Irina said: "It feels amazing. I can't describe it. It's only the semifinals, but I feel like all the hard work my coach, my trainer and I have put in is paying off."

College Park, SFs, Sat 2:30pm WTA story
loser's prize: $10,200 US; points: 130
#24 s1 Shahar Peer ISR d #42 s3 Tamira Paszek AUT 3-6, 7-6(2), 6-4

    Shahar said: "I think it was a good first set even though I lost it. [Tamira] played really well. I just said to myself to keep being aggressive and go for my shots and the match can turn around."

    Tamira played a 3 hour, 42 minute quarterfinal on Friday night. Tamira said: "I started the match really well. I played my game, played aggressive and dominated the first set.
    "Second set I was struggling a lot with fatigue. I hardly even had 12 hours to recover from yesterday. I was trying to hang in there, but I was just struggling with dizziness and heat illness. It was tough for me to close. It was a tough one, but there are positive things to take out of this."

#32 s2 wc Nadia Petrova RUS d #102 Irina Falconi USA 1-6, 6-1, 6-3

    Nadia said: "[In the 1st set] my concentration was not there. My reactions were not there. I felt half a second late to react to the ball. I knew I had to be more light on my feet and get in a groove, and that's what I tried to do.
    "Breaking [Irina] right away in the second set helped get my confidence and game back, and I played solid from there until the end."

    Irina said: "I think Nadia played really well today. The second and third set I think she served exceptionally well. Her Top 5 in the world status really came out."

College Park, Final, Sun 1pm
loser's prize: $19,000 US; points: 200
winner's prize: $37,000 US; points: 280
#32 s2 wc Nadia Petrova RUS d #24 s1 Shahar Peer ISR 7-5, 6-2

College Park, Doubles Final
loser's prize: $5,750 US
winner's prize: $11,000 US
cdr19 s1 Sania Mirza & Yaroslava Shvedova d cdr75 s2 Olga Govortsova & Alla Kudryavtseva 6-3, 6-3

Sania and Yaroslava


College Park, Qual Finals, Monday Jul 25 10am
losers' prizes: q1 $265 1pt; q2 $460 6pts; q3 $860 10pts; qualifier 16 points
#212 Petra Rampre SLO d #446 Gabriela Dabrowski CAN 6-4, 6-4
#222 Madison Brengle USA d #259 Beatrice Capra USA 7-6(4), 6(4)-7, 6-1
#299 Ryoko Fuda JPN d #490 Kim Grajdek GER 2-6, 6-3, 6-0
*#442 Alexandra Mueller USA d #405 Asia Muhammed USA 3-6, 6-4, 7-6(5)

College Park, Withdrawals
#36 Polona Hercog SLO right ankle injury
#65 Anna Chakvetadze RUS dizziness from inner ear illness
#122 Anastasia Pivovarova RUS low back injury
#129 Romina Oprandi ITA left wrist injury


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