February 27, 2024

Open Court

MORE TENNIS THAN YOU'LL EVER NEED

Finals taking place in Abu Dhabi – subject to the whims of Mother Nature promising rain – and Cluj-Napoca, which is indoors.

And a Sunday start for Doha, in both singles and doubles, with plenty of interesting matchups on tap despite very few of the 16 seeds jumping into action.

In the end, there was rain. So one match didn’t finish, and one never got started.

(Abu Dhabi is 9 hours ahead of EST; Doha is 8 hours ahead and Cluj-Napoca is 7 hours ahead)

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Mubadala Abu Dhabi Open
Location: Abu Dhabi, UAE
Category: WTA Tour 500
Surface: Outdoor Hard
Dates: Feb. 5 – 11, 2024
Prize money: $922,573
Draws: S28 / D16

Sunday, Feb. 11, 2024
Final results

Singles final

[1] Elena Rybakina (KAZ) def [7] Daria Kasatkina (RUS) 61 64

Doubles final

Sofia Kenin / Bethanie Mattek-Sands (USA) def Linda Noskova (CZE) / Heather Watson (GBR) 64 76 (4)

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Transylvania Open
Location: Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Category: WTA Tour 250
Surface: Indoor Hard
Dates: Feb. 5 – 11, 2024
Prize money: $267,082
Draws: S32 / D16

Sunday, Feb. 11, 2024
Final results

Singles final

Karolina Pliskova (CZE) def [8] Ana Bogdan (ROU) 64 63

Doubles final

Caty McNally / Asia Muhammad (USA) def Harriet Dart (GBR) / Tereza Mihalikova (SVK) 63 64

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Qatar Total Energies Open
Location: Doha, Qatar
Category: WTA Tour 1000
Surface: Outdoor Hard
Dates: Feb. 11 – 17, 2024
Prize money: $3,211,715
Draws: S56 / D28

Sunday, Feb. 11, 2024
Final results

Singles, first round

[Q] Danielle Collins (USA) def [13] Veronika Kudmermetova (RUS) 75 63

[14] Ekaterina Alexandrova (RUS) def. [LL] Viktoriya Tomova (BUL) 76 (5) 63

[Q] Erika Andreeva (RUS) def [Q] Diana Shnaider (RUS) 76 (2) 64
Sorana Cirstea (ROU) def Sloane Stephens (USA) 63 62
Marta Kostyuk (UKR) def. Caroline Dolehide (USA) 63 75
[Q] Greet Minnen (BEL) def Tatjana Maria (GER) 61 61
Katerina Siniakova (CZE) def Donna Vekic (CRO) 75 61
Lesia Tsurenko (UKR) def. [WC] Zeynep Sonmez (TUR) 75 63
Zhu Lin (CHN) def. Varvara Gracheva (FRA) 61 61

Suspended

[PR] Paula Badosa (ESP) vs. [Q] Ashlyn Krueger (USA) 63 46 42 – suspended
[16] Emma Navarro (USA) vs. Jasmine Paolini (ITA) – postponed

Doubles, first round

Miyu Kato (JPN) / Aldila Sutjiadi (INA) def [8] Hao-Ching Chan (TPE) / Giuliana Olmos (MEX) 76 (5) 64

Cristina Bucsa (ESP) / Monica Niculescu (ROU) def. Veronika Kudermetova / Alexandra Panova (RUS) 62 75
Anhelina Kalinina (UKR) / Xu Yifan (CHN) def [WC] Ipek Oz (TUR) / Mubaraka Al-Naimi (QAT) 62 61
Marie Bouzkova / Marketa Vondrousova (CZE) def Caroline Garcia / Kristina Mladenovic (FRA) 64 36 [10-3]
Caroline Dolehide / Desirae Krawczyk (USA) def. Ingrid Gamarra Martins (BRA) / Wu Fang-Hsien (TPE) 62 63

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