PYW Guangzhou - Final [Zheng vs Rus] | Please Vote!
Welcome to Guangzhou, China! Before the biggest tournament organised by China in Beijing, players stop in Guangzhou. With the absence of last year's champion Alicia Molik, who decided to retire after a very successful career, this tournament is a great opportunity for one of the lower ranked players to have their breakthrough. Who will be crowned as the winner of the 2008TOE Life CeramicsGuanzghou International Women's Open? Vote now as the qualifying competition kicks off!
Ranking Points: Tier III (32, $175.000): W - 140 F - 100 SF - 65 QF - 35 R16 - 20 R32 - 1 Qualifier - 4 Q2 - 3 Q1 - 1 * If a qualifier loses in the first round, no first round points are awarded on top of the qualifying points.
Previous Finals: 2004: Tiantian Sun CHN beat Akiko Morigami JPN | 3-6 6-4 7-6 2005: Maria Kirilenko RUS  beat Victoria Azarenka BLR [Q]| 6-4 4-6 6-4 2006: Anna Chakvetadze RUS  beat Elena Vesnina RUS | 2-6 6-4 7-5 2007: Alicia Molik AUS beat Shuai Peng CHN  | 6-3 6-2
OUT OF COMPETITION First Section: Stephanie Dubois CAN
Second Section: Jie Zheng CHN 
OUT OF COMPETITION Third Section: Shuai Peng CHN 
OUT OF COMPETITION Fourth Section: Marta Domachowska POL