WTA Tour – Monday, Dec. 31, 2018 final results

Genie Bouchard kicks off 2018 as Bianca Andreescu looks for the main draw.

ASB Classic

Auckland logoAuckland, New Zealand
Tier: International
Prize money: $250,000
Surface: Outdoor / hard
Draws: S32 – D16

Sunday, Dec. 31, 2018
Final results

Singles, first round

Eugenie Bouchard (CAN) def Madison Brengle (USA) 63 63 

[WC] Lauren Davis (USA) def Lara Arruabarrena (ESP) 62 62
Viktoria Kuzmova (SVK) def Tamara Zidansek (SLO) 62 76 (3)
Monica Puig (PUR) def [WC] Bethanie Mattek-Sands (USA) 63 62
Sara Sorribes Tormo (ESP)
def. Stefanie Voegele (SUI) 75 63

Doubles, first round

Timea Babos (HUN) / Julia Goerges (GER) def. Alexa Guarachi (CHI) / Erin Routliffe (NZL) 46 61 [10-5]
[WC] Paige Mary Hourigan (NZL) / Taylor Townsend (USA)
def. [WC] Valentina Ivanov / Elys Ventua (AUS) 61 75  
Arantxa Parra Santonja (ESP) / Jil Teichmann (SUI) def Ellen Perez / Arina Rodionova (AUS) 46 60 [10-3]

Qualifying, final round

(1st-round opponents in brackets)

[5] Bianca Andreescu (CAN) def [1] Laura Siegemund (GER) 36 63 63(Qualifying, final round) (Timea Babos)
Sílvia Soler-Espinosa (ESP) def [8] Danielle Lao (USA) 36 75 63 (Qualifying, final round) (Mona Barthel)
Jana Cepelova (SVK) def Iga Swiatek (POL) 62 46 64 (Qualifying, final round) ([WC] Amanda Anisimova)
Bibiane Schoofs (NED) def Beatriz Haddad Maia (BRA) 76 (6) 62 (Qualifying, final round) ([8] Alison Van Uytvanck)

[LL] Laura Siegemund (GER) (Caroline Wozniacki)

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Brisbane International

Brisbane, Australia
Tier: Premier (joint event with the ATP Tour)
Prize money: $1,000,000
Surface: Outdoor / hard
Draws: S32 – D16

Sunday, Dec. 31, 2018
Final results

Singles, first round

[5] Karolina Pliskova (CZE) def Yulia Putintseva (KAZ) 46 63 64
[6] Kiki Bertens (NED) def. Elise Mertens (BEL) 62 67 (6) 64
[WC] Kimberly Birrell (AUS) def [7] Daria Kasatkina (RUS) 57 64 76 (3)

[Q] Destanee Aiava (AUS) def Kristina Mladenovic (FRA) 63 76 (2)
[Q] Marie Bouzkova (CZE)
 def [WC] Samantha Stosur (AUS) 46 62 62
[Q] Harriet Dart (GBR) def [WC] Priscilla Hon (AUS) 16 63 64
Anett Kontaveit (EST) def. Carla Suárez Navarro (ESP) 60 63
Lesia Tsurenko (UKR) def Mihaela Buzarnescu (ROU) 60 62
Donna Vekic (CRO)
def Magdalena Rybarikova (SVK) 61 62

Doubles, first round

[4] Hao-Ching Chan / Latisha Chan (TPE) def. Miyu Kato / Makoto Ninomiya (JPN) 61 62
Eri Hozumi (JPN) / Alicja Rosolska (POL) def. Anastasia Sevastova (LAT) / Elina Svitolina (UKR) 60 64 

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Shenzhen Open

ShenzenlogoShenzhen, China
Tier: International
rize money: $750,000
Surface: Outdoor / hard
Draws: S32 – D16

Sunday, Dec. 31, 2018
Final results

Singles, first round

[1] Aryna Sabalenka (BLR) def. Tatjana Maria (GER) 36 63 61
[Q] Ivana Jorovic (SRB) def. [2] Caroline Garcia (FRA) 64 62
Alison Riske (USA) def [3] Qiang Wang (CHN) 63 63
[5] Maria Sharapova (RUS) def. [PR] Timea Bacsinszky (SUI) 62 76 (3)
Ons Jabeur (TUN) def [7] Shuai Zhang (CHN) 62 63

Ekaterina Alexandrova (RUS) def. Dalila Jakupovic (SLO) 63 64
[Q] Veronika Kudermetova (RUS) def Irina-Camelia Begu (ROU) 36 61 76 (5)
[WC] Xinyu Wang (CHN) def [Q] Fang Ying Xun (CHN) 76 (3) 64

Doubles, first round

[2] Shuai Peng / Zhaoxuan Yang (CHN) def. Georgina Garcia Perez (ESP) / Veronika Kudermetova (RUS) 75 64
YingYing Duan (CHN) / Renata Voracova (CZE) def Sorana Cirstea (ROU) / Jelena Ostapenko (LAT) 64 76 (8)

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Hopman Cup (exhibition)

Perth, Australia
Tier:
Mixed exhibition
Draws: 8-team RR
Surface: Outdoors/hard

Monday, Dec. 31 2018
Final results

Day session: Greece 2, USA 1

Stefanos Tsitsipas def Frances Tiafoe 63 67 (3) 63

Serena Williams def. Maria Sakkari 76 (3) 62

Stefanos Tsitsipas / Maria Sakkari def Serena Williams / Frances Tiafoe  41 14 42

 

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