Babos- Hlavackova win doubles crown at Tashkent Open
30 September 2017
Tashkent , September 30 : Top seeds Timea Babos and Andrea Hlavackova of Czech Republic lifted the doubles title at the 19th edition of the Tashkent Open being played at the Olympic Tennis School complex here.
In the finals the top seeds Babos and Hlavackova registered a 7-5,6-4 win over second seeds Nao Hibino of Japan and Oleksandra Kalashnikova of Georgia . It was the third title for Babos and Hlavackova pair who had earlier won at Quebec and Rabat earlier and the fourth for Hlavackova who had won with Chinese Peng Shuai at Shenzen
The winners received $12300 and 280 WTA points for their efforts along with the traditional Chapan , while the Runners-up had to be content with $6400 and 180 WTA points.
Date of Birth: 17 Aug 1988 Birthplace: Boden, Sweden Height: 5’ 9" (1.74 m) Plays: Right-handed WTA Singles Ranking – 55 (As of August 14, 2017)