Welcome to Linz, Austria! As the one of the last tournaments in Europe this season, many contenders have come out. This field features many of the players from Zurich, including Ana Ivanovic, Flavia Pennetta, and, hopefully, Victoria Azarenka, who has has a fantastic past two weeks. The qualifying draw was strong too, featuring 2007 Moscow champion, Elena Vesnina, Kateryna Bondarenko, and perennial favorite, comeback girl Jelena Dokic. All of them reached Main Draw. Vote now as the Generali Ladies Linz continues with the Main Draw!
Ranking Points: Tier II (32, $600.000): W - 275 F - 190 SF - 125 QF - 70 R16 - 35 R32 - 1 Qualifier - 15* Q3 - 10 Q2 - 5 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: Barbara Schett AUT [WC] beat Elena Bovina RUS | 6-3 6-3 2005: Ana Ivanovic SRB  beat Elena Dementieva RUS | 6-7 6-2 6-2 2006: Ai Sugiyama JPN beat Daniela Hantuchova | 2-6 6-1 6-4 2007: Flavia Pennetta ITA [WC] beat Tamira Paszek AUT | 6-4 6-2
First Quarter: Flavia Pennetta ITA 
OUT OF COMPETITION Second Quarter: Agnieszka Radwanska POL 
OUT OF COMPETITION Third Quarter: Ai Sugiyama JPN
Fourth Quarter: Maria Kirilenko RUS
Semifinals: Flavia Pennetta ITA  vs Kaia Kanepi EST
Patty Schnyder SUI  vs Maria Kirilenko RUS