Welcome to Baku, Azerbaijan! We are now just starting to begin the hard court season and we are starting here in Baku. This hard court tournaments are good for players to get a good warm up for the US Open series. One of these players are world number 3 Vera Zvonareva, who will be partnering with with her compatriot Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova in the doubles draw this week. Both players have had a good year and now wanting some more in doubles. The top seeds are Romanian and Kazakh team Monica Niculescu and Galina Voskoboeva, but they will meet firm opposition from the other teams in the draw. As the hard court season is once starting again, it is the time for the players to get a good warm-up before the US Open Series begins. Making the competition here in Palermo all the more important. Vote now as the Baku Cup begins!!!
Previous Finals:New Event in 2011!
The Semifinalists: vs
Monica Niculescu ROU/Galina Voskoboeva KAZ  vs Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova RUS/Vera Zvonareva RUS  Elena Bovina RUS/Valeria Savinykh RUS  vs Alona Bondarenko UKR/Kateryna Bondarenko UKR