<font size=5>2001 Toyota Princess Cup International Championships<font=size><font size=2><font=size>
Welcome to Tokyo, Japan for the fifth tournament on the ETA Tour. The $565,000 Tier II hard court outdoors event marks the last event before the tour moves indoors. The tournament features a 28 player draw, including two wildcards, and four qualifiers. Defending champion Serena Williams earned the first wildcard, while Phillipine No. 1, Cris Fernandez, earned the Asian wildcard.