Welcome to Monterrey, Mexio! Simultaneous with another International event in Kuala Lumpur, players have headed to this Mexican city to prepare for the upcoming Premier mandatory events in Indian Wells, USA and Miami, USA. After two weeks of clay court events in Latin America, this one is on hard instead, although it features many of the same players. Headlining the draw are the defending champions in Monterrey, Iveta Benesova and Barbora Zahlavova Strycova. Also in the top half, as the third seeds, are the exciting team of Julia Görges and Polona Hercog. In the bottom half, this year's PYW Doubles Memphis and Syndey champion, as well as the PYW Doubles Australian Open runner up, Vania King, partners another new partner in Anna-Lena Grönefeld, with whom she will hope to continue her success. Vote for these teams and many more as the Whirlpool Abierto Monterrey kicks off!!!
OUT OF COMPETITION! Top Half:Julia Görges GER/Polona Hercog SLO 
Bottom Half:Anna-Lena Grönefeld GER/Vania King USA 
Iveta Benesova CZE/Barbora Zahlavova Strycova CZE  vs Sarah Borwell GBR/Liga Dekmeijere LAT
Ipek Senoglu TUR/Jasmin Wöhr GER vs Anna-Lena Grönefeld GER/Vania King USA