WTA 125k Series Croatia Bol Open 2021
125K Series Croatia Bol Open 2021 is the fifth edition of women’s tennis tournament that takes place in beautiful, picturesque place Bol, on the island of Brač, from 7th till 12th June. Bol exclusively entered WTA calendar in 2016 (alongside with US San Antonio and New York) and will be the only WTA tournament of any kind in Southeastern Europe.
WTA 125K Series tournament in Bol is only one of two WTA tournaments which are organized on some island and that makes it even more special.
The tournament’s first edition was held in late April 1991, and then again every year from 1996 to 2003. Through years, the tournament was visited by many famous tennis stars such as Anna Kournikova, Amelie Mauresmo, Elena Dementieva, Kim Clijsters, Lleyton Hewitt, Iva Majoli, Katarina Srebotnik, Sandrine Testud, Patty Schnyder, Vera Zvonareva etc.
So, after 13 years, WTA tournament is back in Bol. And at the moment when Croatian women's tennis have as never before so many young, talented and upcoming players such as Ana Konjuh, Donna Vekic, Jana Fett, Tena Lukas etc.
1991 | Sandra Cecchini (ITA) – Magdalena Maleeva (BUL) | 6–4, 3–6, 7–5
1995 | Sabine Appelmans (BEL) – Silke Meier (GER) | 6–4, 6–3
1996 | Gloria Pizzichini (ITA) – Silvija Talaja (CRO) | 6–0, 6–2
1997 | Mirjana Lučić (CRO) – Corina Morariu (USA) | 7–5, 6–7, 7–6
1998 | Mirjana Lučić (CRO) – Corina Morariu (USA) | 6–2, 6–4
1999 | Corina Morariu (USA) – Julie Halard (FRA) | 6–2, 6–0
2000 | Tina Pisnik (SLO) – Amélie Mauresmo (FRA) | 7–6, 7–6
2001 | Ángeles Montolio (ARG) – Mariana Díaz O. (SPA) | 3–6, 6–2, 6–4
2002 | Åsa Svensson (SWE) – Iva Majoli (CRO) | 6–3, 4–6, 6–1
2003 | Vera Zvonareva (RUS) – Conchita Martínez G. (SPA) | 6–1, 6–3
2016 | Mandy Minella (LUX) – Polona Hercog (SLO) | 6-2, 6-3
2017 | Aleksandra Krunic (SRB) – Alexandra Cadantu (ROI) | 6-3, 3-0 ret.
2018 | Tamara Zidanšek (SLO) - Magda Linette (POL) | 6-1, 6-3
2019 | Tamara Zidanšek (SLO)
1991 | Laura Golarsa (ITA) and Magdalena Maleeva (BUL)
1995 | Mercedes Paz (ARG) and Rene Simpson (CAN)
1996 | Laura Montalvo (ARG) and Paola Suárez (ARG)
1997 | Laura Montalvo (ARG) and Henrieta Nagyová (SVK)
1998 | Laura Montalvo (ARG) and Paola Suárez (ARG)
1999 | Jelena Kostanić (CRO) and Michaela Paštiková (CZH)
2000 | Julie Halard (FRA) and Corina Morariu (USA)
2001 | María Martínez (SAP) and Anabel Medina (SPA)
2002 | Tathiana Garbin (ITA) and Angelique Widjaja (IND)
2003 | Petra Mandula (HUN) and Patricia Wartusch (AUS)
2016 | Petra Martić (CRO) and Xenia Knoll (SUI)
2017 | Chia-jung Chuang (TPE) and Renata Voracova (CZE)
2018 | Wang Yafan (CHN) and Mariana Duque-Mariño (COL)