Welcome in Memphis,United States.Memphis is set to start the new roadmap in the US. It will be the last indoor tournament played on Hardcourt until the fall. Many players will battle to get the title here. Among them is Australian Open fairytale winner Jelena, who starts her bid in the qualifying. Other players to mention are Caroline Wozniacki and Victoria Azarenka. But who will take the glory home? Vote Now as the Regions Morgan Keegan Championships & the Cellular South Cup get underway with the qualifying competition!
Ranking Points:WTA International (32, $220.000):W - 280
F - 200
SF - 130
QF - 70
R16 - 30
R32 - 1
Qualifier - 10 *
Q2 - 6
Q1 - 1
* If a qualifier loses in the first round, no first round points are awarded on top of the qualifying points.
Previous Finals:2005: Alina Jidkova RUS  beat Meghann Shaughnessy USA  | 6-4 6-22006: Marta Domachowska POL  beat Anna-Lena Grönefeld GER |7-6 6-42007: Venus Williams  beat Mirjana Lucic CRO [Q] | 6-3 6-32008: Venus Williams USA  lost to Sofia Arvidsson SWE  | 3-6 4-6
The Favourites: First Quarter: Jelena Dokic AUS 
Second Quarter: Stephanie Dubois CAN 
Third Quarter: Alexa Glatch USA 
Fourth Quarter: Chanelle Scheepers RSA
First Qualifying Round: Jelena Dokic AUS  vs Yuliana Fedak UKR
Katie O'Brien GBR vs Evgeniya Rodina RUS 
Stephanie Dubois CAN  vs Anna Tatishvili GEO Michaella Krajicek NED [WC] vs Carly Gullickson USA 
Alexa Glatch USA  vs Samantha Powers USA [WC]
Olga Puchkova RUS vs Ekaterina Dzehalevich BLR 
Aiko Nakamura JPN  vs Meng Yuan CHN
Chanelle Scheepers RSA vs Angela Haynes USA 
Rest in Peace Bally!
Last edited by Ballbasher : Feb 13th, 2009 at 12:54 PM.