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Odlum Brown Vancouver Open

Odlum Brown Vancouver Open
Founded 2002
Location Vancouver, British Columbia
 Canada
Venue Hollyburn Country Club
Surface Hard / Outdoor
Official website
 ATP World Tour
Category ATP Challenger Tour
Draw 32S (28Q) / 16D (0Q)
Prize Money $100,000
 WTA Tour
Category ITF Women's Circuit
Draw 32S (32Q) / 16D (4Q)
Prize Money $100,000
2006 Australian Open runner-up Marcos Baghdatis was the men's singles champion in 2009 and 2014
Stéphanie Dubois became the first Canadian woman to win the singles title in 2009
Dudi Sela won the men's singles title three times, in 2005, 2008 and 2010
Fifteen-year-old Nicole Vaidišová took the women's title in 2004 when it was a Tier V event
Maria Sharapova won the inaugural women's singles title in 2002

The Odlum Brown Vancouver Open is a professional tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts. It is currently part of the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) Challenger Tour, and of the International Tennis Federation (ITF) Women's Circuit. It has held annually at the Hollyburn Country Club in Vancouver, Canada, since 2002.

Contents

  • History 1
  • Past finals 2
    • Men's singles 2.1
    • Women's singles 2.2
    • Men's doubles 2.3
    • Women's doubles 2.4
  • References 3
  • External links 4

History

The inaugural Odlum Brown Vancouver Open took place in the summer of 2002, in the Jericho Tennis Club, before it eventually moved to the Hollyburn Country Club, in West Vancouver, for the 2005 edition.[1][2] Started as a $25,000 ITF Women's Circuit event, the Van Open saw the victory of eventual World No. 1 Maria Sharapova over Laura Granville in 2002, and of then-Junior World No. 1 and French Open girls' singles champion Anna-Lena Grönefeld in 2003.[1]

The following year, Tennis Canada and Tennis BC (tennis' governing body in British Columbia) joined to bring the event to the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) Tour as a $110,000 Tier V event.[2] Czech qualifier, and eventual top ten member Nicole Vaidišová won the singles final over 2002 runner-up Laura Granville, becoming, as World No. 180, the lowest-ranked player to win a tour title during the 2004 WTA Tour season, and at 15 years, 3 months, and 23 days, the sixth youngest player to win a professional title in tour history.[3]

While the women's event returned to its $25,000 ITF Circuit format in 2005, "to help develop some of the world's best Canadian junior girls", a $100,000 men's

  • Official website

External links

  1. ^ a b c Paterson, Jeff (24 July 2008). "Vancouver Open may leap to improve its smash".  
  2. ^ a b c "Tournament History". vanopen.com. Odlum Brown Vancouver Open. Retrieved 20 November 2009. 
  3. ^ Chesterman, Barnaby (11 July 2005). "Vaidisova resolves to do even better". redOrbit.com. redOrbit.com. Retrieved 20 November 2009. 
  4. ^ Weber, Marc (10 August 2009). "Dubois, Baghdatis crowned at VanOpen". communities.canada.com.  

References

Year Champions Runners-up Score
2014 Asia Muhammad
Maria Sanchez
Jamie Loeb
Allie Will
6–3, 1–6, [10–8]
2013 Sharon Fichman
Maryna Zanevska
Jacqueline Cako
Natalie Pluskota
6–2, 6–2
2012 Julia Glushko
Olivia Rogowska
Jacqueline Cako
Natalie Pluskota
6–4, 5–7, [10–7]
2011 Karolína Plíšková
Kristýna Plíšková
Jamie Hampton
Noppawan Lertcheewakarn
5–7, 6–2, [10–2]
↑   ITF $100,000 event   ↑
2010 Chang Kai-chen
Heidi El Tabakh
Irina Falconi
Amanda Fink
3–6, 6–3, [10–4]
2009 Ahsha Rolle
Riza Zalameda
Madison Brengle
Lilia Osterloh
6–4, 6–3
↑   ITF $75,000 event   ↑
2008 Carly Gullickson
Nicole Kriz
Christina Fusano
Junri Namigata
6–7(4–7), 6–1, [10–5]
2007 Stéphanie Dubois
Marie-Ève Pelletier
Soledad Esperón
Agustina Lépore
6–4, 6–4
↑   ITF $50,000 event   ↑
2006 Nicole Kriz
Story Tweedie-Yates
Jennifer Magley
Courtney Nagle
7–5, 6–3
2005 Sarah Borwell
Sarah Riske
Lauren Barnikow
Antonia Matic
6–4, 3–6, 7–6(7–0)
↑   ITF $25,000 event   ↑
2004 Bethanie Mattek
Abigail Spears
Els Callens
Anna-Lena Grönefeld
6–3, 6–3
↑   WTA Tier V event   ↑
2003 Amanda Augustus
Mélanie Marois
Nicole Sewell
Andrea van den Hurk
7–6(7–4), 6–4
2002 Amanda Augustus
Renata Kolbovic
Lauren Kalvaria
Gabriela Lastra
7–5, 7–5
↑   ITF $25,000 event   ↑

Women's doubles

Year Champions Runners-up Score
2014 Austin Krajicek
John-Patrick Smith
Marcus Daniell
Artem Sitak
6–3, 4–6, [10–8]
2013 Jonathan Erlich
Andy Ram
James Cerretani
Adil Shamasdin
6–1, 6–4
2012 Maxime Authom
Ruben Bemelmans
John Peers
John-Patrick Smith
6–4, 6–2
2011 Treat Conrad Huey
Travis Parrott
Jordan Kerr
David Martin
6–2, 1–6, [16–14]
2010 Treat Conrad Huey
Dominic Inglot
Ryan Harrison
Jesse Levine
6–4, 7–5
2009 Kevin Anderson
Rik de Voest
Ramón Delgado
Kaes Van't Hof
6–4, 6–4
2008 Eric Butorac
Travis Parrott
Rik de Voest
Ashley Fisher
6–4, 7–6(7–3)
2007 Rik de Voest
Ashley Fisher
Alex Kuznetsov
Donald Young
6–1, 6–2
2006 Eric Butorac
Travis Parrott
Rik de Voest
Glenn Weiner
4–6, 6–3, [11–9]
2005 Ashley Fisher
Tripp Phillips
Huntley Montgomery
Rajeev Ram
7–6(8–6), 1–6, 6–3

Men's doubles

Year Champion Runner-up Score
2014 Jarmila Gajdošová Lesia Tsurenko 3–6, 6–2, 7–6(7–3)
2013 Johanna Konta Sharon Fichman 6–4, 6–2
2012 Mallory Burdette Jessica Pegula 6–3, 6–0
2011 Aleksandra Wozniak Jamie Hampton 6–3, 6–1
↑   ITF $100,000 event   ↑
2010 Jelena Dokić Virginie Razzano 6–1, 6–4
2009 Stéphanie Dubois Sania Mirza 1–6, 6–4, 6–4
↑   ITF $75,000 event   ↑
2008 Urszula Radwańska Julie Coin 2–6, 6–3, 7–5
2007 Anne Keothavong Stéphanie Dubois 7–5, 6–1
↑   ITF $50,000 event   ↑
2006 Ansley Cargill Valérie Tétreault 7–5, 6–4
2005 Ansley Cargill Mélanie Gloria 6–4, 6–2
↑   ITF $25,000 event   ↑
2004 Nicole Vaidišová Laura Granville 2–6, 6–4, 6–2
↑   WTA Tier V event   ↑
2003 Anna-Lena Grönefeld Vilmarie Castellvi 6–2, 6–4
2002 Maria Sharapova Laura Granville 0–6, 6–3, 6–1
↑   ITF $25,000 event   ↑

Women's singles

Year Champion Runner-up Score
2014 Marcos Baghdatis Farrukh Dustov 7–6(8–6), 6–3
2013 Vasek Pospisil Daniel Evans 6–0, 1–6, 7–5
2012 Igor Sijsling Sergei Bubka 6–1, 7–5
2011 James Ward Robby Ginepri 7–5, 6–4
2010 Dudi Sela Ričardas Berankis 7–5, 6–2
2009 Marcos Baghdatis Xavier Malisse 6–4, 6–4
2008 Dudi Sela Kevin Kim 6–3, 6–0
2007 Frédéric Niemeyer Sam Querrey 4–6, 6–4, 6–3
2006 Rik de Voest Amer Delic 7–6(7–4), 6–2
2005 Dudi Sela Paul Baccanello 6–2, 6–3

Men's singles

Past finals

The Vancouver Open continued to grow in the following editions, with the ITF event's prize money moving up to $50,000 in 2007, and $75,000 in 2009.[1] Amongst the tournament's champions since 2005 have been, on the women's side, former Junior World No. 1 Urszula Radwańska (2008 singles), Stéphanie Dubois (2007 doubles, 2009 singles), and on the men's side Rik de Voest (2006 singles, 2007 and 2009 doubles), Frédéric Niemeyer (2007 singles), Dudi Sela (2005, 2008 and 2010 singles), who claimed his second Van Open title, and 2006 Australian Open runner-up Marcos Baghdatis (2009 singles), who won in Vancouver his first title since February 2007.[4]

won the first of her two women's singles titles (2005, 2006). Ansley Cargill in straight sets, and American Paul Baccanello won the inaugural men's singles event over Australian Dudi Sela Israeli [2]

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