WTA Taiwan Open

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Taiwan Open
Tournament information
Founded2016; 5 years ago (2016)
(as WTA tournament)
LocationKaohsiung (2016)
Taipei (since 2017)
VenueYangming Tennis Center (2016)
Taipei Arena (2017)
Taipei Heping Basketball Gymnasium (since 2018)
CategoryWTA International tournaments
SurfaceHard - outdoors (2016)
Hard - indoors (since 2017)
Draw32S / 24Q / 16D
Prize moneyUS$226,750 (2017)
Current champions (2018)
Women's singlesHungary Tímea Babos
Women's doublesChina Duan Yingying
China Wang Yafan

The Taiwan Open is a professional women's tennis tournament played on indoor hard courts in Taipei, Taiwan. The tournament began in 2016 and was held in Kaohsiung, Taiwan for its first year.[1] The event is affiliated with the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) and is an International-level tournament on the WTA Tour. The Taiwan Open is being discontinued from the 2019 season, with the Hua Hin Championships replacing its slot on the calendar.



Year Champions Runners-up Score
2016 United States Venus Williams Japan Misaki Doi 6–4, 6–2
2017 Ukraine Elina Svitolina China Peng Shuai 6–3, 6–2
2018 Hungary Tímea Babos Ukraine Kateryna Kozlova 7–5, 6–1


Year Champions Runners-up Score
2016 Chinese Taipei Chan Hao-ching
Chinese Taipei Chan Yung-jan
Japan Eri Hozumi
Japan Miyu Kato
6–4, 6–3
2017 Chinese Taipei Chan Hao-ching (2)
Chinese Taipei Chan Yung-jan (2)
Czech Republic Lucie Hradecká
Czech Republic Kateřina Siniaková
6–4, 6–2
2018 China Duan Yingying
China Wang Yafan
Japan Nao Hibino
Georgia (country) Oksana Kalashnikova
7–6(7–4), 7–6(7–5)

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Taiwan Open Moves To Taipei". Women's Tennis Association. Retrieved 2016-04-21.

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