WTA Tour: Feb. 18 2014 final results

Serena, anyone?

Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships

DubaistadiumPlace: Dubai, UAE
Category: WTA Tour Premier
Dates: Feb 17-22, 2014
Draws: S-28, D-16
Surface: Outdoor hard
Prize money: $2,000,000

Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014
Final results

Singles, first round
[1] Serena Williams (USA) def Ekaterina Makarova (RUS) 76 (8) 60
[5] Jelena Jankovic (SRB) def [Q] Maryna Zanevska (UKR) 64 63
Ana Ivanovic (SRB) def [6] Angelique Kerber (GER) def  36 63 76 (6) (Ivanovic had 5-6, 0-40 on Kerber’s serve in the third, and 5-2 in the tiebreaker, but finally prevailed)
Alizé Cornet (FRA) def [7] Simona Halep (ROU) 61 11 retd
[8] Caroline Wozniacki (DEN) def Sabine Lisicki (GER) 26 63 63

[Q] Annika Beck (GER) def Samantha Stosur (AUS) 16 61 64
Kirsten Flipkens (BEL) def. [Q] Karolina Pliskova (CZE) 61 75
[Q] Flavia Pennetta (ITA) def Kaia Kanepi (EST) 75 64

Doubles, first round
[1] Sara Errani / Roberta Vinci (ITA) def Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova / Nadia Petrova (RUS) 64 64
Andrea Hlavackova / Lucie Safarova (CZE) def [4] Cara Black (ZIM) / Sania Mirza (IND) 76 (5) 57 [11-9]
Alla Kudryavtseva (RUS) / Anastasia Rodionova (AUS) def Jelena Jankovic (SRB) / Alisa Kleybanova (RUS) 76 (4) 62

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Rio Open

RioOpenPlace: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Category: WTA International (joint event with ATP Tour)
Dates: Feb 17-23, 2014
Draws: S-32, D-16
Surface: Red clay, outdoor
Prize money: $250.000

Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014
Final results

Singles, first round
[1] Klara Zakopalova (CZE) def Mariana Duque-Marino (COL) 64 64
Lourdes Dominguez Lino (ESP) def [2] Francesca Schiavone (ITA) 64 64
Teliana Pereira (BRA) def [4] Alexandra Cadantu (ROU) 63 64
Dinah Pfizenmaier (GER) def [7] Barbora Zahlavova Strycova (CZE) 26 64 63
[Q] Irina-Camelia Begu (ROU) def [8] Vania King (USA) 64 60

[Q] Veronica Cepede Royg (PAR) def [WC] Paula Cristina Goncalves (BRA) 75 76 (8)
Patricia Mayr-Achleitner (AUT) def Yaroslava Shvedova (KAZ) 64 63
Chanelle Scheepers (RSA) def Timea Babos (HUN) 26 63 62

Doubles, first round
[1] Barbora Zahlavova Strycova / Klara Zakopalova (CZE) def Shu-Ying Hsieh / Su-Wei Hsieh (TPE) 60 62
Lyudmyla Kichenok / Nadiya Kichenok (UKR) def [WC] Maria Fernanda Alves / Beatriz Haddad Maia (BRA) 62 61
Irina-Camelia Begu (ROU) / Maria Irigoyen (ARG) def Alexandra Cadantu (ROU) / Silvia Soler-Espinosa (ESP) 75 61

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