Tianjin Open

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Tianjin Open
Tournament information
Founded2014;5 years ago (2014)
Location Tianjin
China
VenueTianjin International Tennis Center
Category International
SurfaceHard - outdoors
Draw32S / 32Q / 16D
Prize money US$500,000 (2019)
Website tianjinopen.com
Current champions (2019)
Women's singles Flag of Sweden.svg Rebecca Peterson
Women's doubles Flag of Japan.svg Shuko Aoyama
Flag of Japan.svg Ena Shibahara

The Tianjin Open is an International-level WTA tennis event held at the Tianjin International Tennis Center. The venue has a center court that seats 3,500 people, as well as 12 outdoor courts with lights, four indoor courts and a tennis club.

Tennis Ball sport with racket and net

Tennis is a racket sport that can be played individually against a single opponent (singles) or between two teams of two players each (doubles). Each player uses a tennis racket that is strung with cord to strike a hollow rubber ball covered with felt over or around a net and into the opponent's court. The object of the game is to maneuver the ball in such a way that the opponent is not able to play a valid return. The player who is unable to return the ball will not gain a point, while the opposite player will.

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There are nine WTA-level tournaments in mainland China: WTA Finals in Shenzhen, WTA Elite Trophy in Zhuhai, Premier-level stops in Beijing, Wuhan and Zhengzhou, and International-level stops in Shenzhen, Nanchang, Guangzhou and Tianjin.

Results

Singles

YearChampionRunner-upScore
2014 Flag of the United States.svg Alison Riske [1] Flag of Switzerland.svg Belinda Bencic 6–3, 6–4
2015 Flag of Poland.svg Agnieszka Radwańska [1] Flag of Montenegro.svg Danka Kovinić 6–1, 6–2
2016 Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Peng Shuai [1] Flag of the United States.svg Alison Riske 7–6(7–3), 6–2
2017 Flag of Russia.svg Maria Sharapova [1] Flag of Belarus.svg Aryna Sabalenka 7–5, 7–6(10–8)
2018 Flag of France.svg Caroline Garcia Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Karolína Plíšková 7–6(9–7), 6–3
2019 Flag of Sweden.svg Rebecca Peterson Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Heather Watson 6–4, 6–4

Doubles

YearChampionsRunners-upScore
2014 Flag of Russia.svg Alla Kudryavtseva
Flag of Australia (converted).svg Anastasia Rodionova
Flag of Romania.svg Sorana Cîrstea
Flag of Slovenia.svg Andreja Klepač
6–7(6–8), 6–2, [10–8]
2015 Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Xu Yifan
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zheng Saisai
Flag of Croatia.svg Darija Jurak
Flag of the United States.svg Nicole Melichar
6–2, 3–6, [10–8]
2016 Flag of the United States.svg Christina McHale
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Peng Shuai
Flag of Poland.svg Magda Linette
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Xu Yifan
7–6(10–8), 6–0
2017 Flag of Romania.svg Irina-Camelia Begu
Flag of Italy.svg Sara Errani
Flag of Slovenia.svg Dalila Jakupović
Flag of Serbia.svg Nina Stojanović
6–4, 6–3
2018 Flag of the United States.svg Nicole Melichar
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Květa Peschke
Flag of Australia (converted).svg Monique Adamczak
Flag of Australia (converted).svg Jessica Moore
6–4, 6–2
2019 Flag of Japan.svg Shuko Aoyama
Flag of Japan.svg Ena Shibahara
Flag of Japan.svg Nao Hibino
Flag of Japan.svg Miyu Kato
6–3, 7–5

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