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The Stanford Classic, currently sponsored by Bank of the West, is a week-long tennis tournament on the WTA Tour
WTA Tour
held on the campus of Stanford University
Stanford University
in Stanford, California, United States. Started in 1971, the tournament is the oldest women's-only tournament in the world and is played on outdoor hardcourts.[1] It is the first women's tournament in the annual US Open Series. The tournament started out as the British Motor Cars Invitation in 1971 on the Virginia Slims circuit. Prior to 1978, the tournament was known as the Virginia Slims of San Francisco, despite being played at Stanford University
Stanford University
in Palo Alto, CA.[2] Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
holds the record for the most singles titles: five (1979–1980, 1988, 1991, and 1993).[3] It is currently owned and operated by IMG. Since 2014 the event is scheduled a week after the normal collocation, in place of previous tournament Southern California Open.[4]

Bank of the West
Bank of the West
Classic Tennis
Tennis
Tournament 2015 Finals Match

For the 2018 season the event will move to San Jose State University and pick up a new sponsor, Mubadala Investment Company.[5] It will be renamed the "Silicon Valley Classic."

Contents

1 Past finals

1.1 Singles 1.2 Doubles 1.3 Date, name and venue history

2 References 3 External links

Past finals[edit] Singles[edit]

Year Champions Runners-up Score

1971 Billie Jean King Rosemary Casals 6–3, 6–4

1972 Billie Jean King
Billie Jean King
(2) Kerry Melville 7–6(5–0), 7–6(5–2)

1973 Margaret Court Kerry Melville 6–3, 6–3

1974 Billie Jean King
Billie Jean King
(3) Chris Evert 7–6(5–2), 6–2

1975 Chris Evert Billie Jean King 6–1, 6–1

1976 Chris Evert
Chris Evert
(2) Evonne Goolagong Cawley 7–5, 7–6(5–2)

1977 Sue Barker Virginia Wade 6–3, 6–4

1978 Not held

1979 Martina Navratilova Chris Evert 7–5, 7–5

1980 Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
(2) Evonne Goolagong Cawley 6–1, 7–6(7–4)

1981 Andrea Jaeger Virginia Wade 6–3, 6–1

1982 Andrea Jaeger (2) Chris Evert 7–6(7–5), 6–4

1983 Bettina Bunge Sylvia Hanika 6–3, 6–3

1984 Hana Mandlíková Martina Navratilova 7–6(8–6), 3–6, 6–4

1985 Hana Mandlíková
Hana Mandlíková
(2) Chris Evert 6–2, 6–4

1986 Chris Evert
Chris Evert
(3) Kathy Jordan 6–2, 6–4

1987 Zina Garrison Sylvia Hanika 7–5, 4–6, 6–3

1988 Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
(3) Larisa Savchenko 6–1, 6–2

1989 Zina Garrison
Zina Garrison
(2) Larisa Savchenko 6–1, 6–1

↓  Tier II tournament  ↓

1990 Monica Seles Martina Navratilova 6–3, 7–6(7–5)

1991 Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
(4) Monica Seles 6–3, 3–6, 6–3

1992 Monica Seles
Monica Seles
(2) Martina Navratilova 6–3, 6–4

1993 Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
(5) Zina Garrison 6–2, 7–6(7–1)

1994 Arantxa Sánchez Vicario Martina Navratilova 1–6, 7–6(7–5), 7–6(7–5)

1995 Magdalena Maleeva Ai Sugiyama 6–3, 6–4

1996 Martina Hingis Monica Seles 6–2, 6–0

1997 Martina Hingis
Martina Hingis
(2) Conchita Martínez 6–0, 6–2

1998 Lindsay Davenport Venus Williams 6–4, 5–7, 6–4

1999 Lindsay Davenport
Lindsay Davenport
(2) Venus Williams 7–6(7–1), 6–2

2000 Venus Williams Lindsay Davenport 6–1, 6–4

2001 Kim Clijsters Lindsay Davenport 6–4, 6–7(5–7), 6–1

2002 Venus Williams
Venus Williams
(2) Kim Clijsters 6–3, 6–3

2003 Kim Clijsters
Kim Clijsters
(2) Jennifer Capriati 4–6, 6–4, 6–2

2004 Lindsay Davenport
Lindsay Davenport
(3) Venus Williams 7–6(7–4), 5–7, 7–6(7–4)

2005 Kim Clijsters
Kim Clijsters
(3) Venus Williams 7–5, 6–2

2006 Kim Clijsters
Kim Clijsters
(4) Patty Schnyder 6–4, 6–2

2007 Anna Chakvetadze Sania Mirza 6–3, 6–2

2008 Aleksandra Wozniak Marion Bartoli 7–5, 6–3

↓  Premier tournament  ↓

2009 Marion Bartoli Venus Williams 6–2, 5–7, 6–4

2010 Victoria Azarenka Maria Sharapova 6–4, 6–1

2011 Serena Williams Marion Bartoli 7–5, 6–1

2012 Serena Williams
Serena Williams
(2) Coco Vandeweghe 7–5, 6–3

2013 Dominika Cibulková Agnieszka Radwańska 3–6, 6–4, 6–4

2014 Serena Williams
Serena Williams
(3) Angelique Kerber 7–6(7–1), 6–3

2015 Angelique Kerber Karolína Plíšková 6–3, 5–7, 6–4

2016 Johanna Konta Venus Williams 7–5, 5–7, 6–2

2017 Madison Keys Coco Vandeweghe 7–6(7–4), 6–4

Doubles[edit]

Year Champions Runners-up Score

1971 Rosemary Casals Billie Jean King Françoise Dürr Ann Haydon-Jones 6–4, 6–7, 6–1

1972 Rosemary Casals (2) Virginia Wade Françoise Dürr Judy Tegart Dalton 6–3, 5–7, 6–2

1973 Margaret Court Lesley Hunt Wendy Overton Valerie Ziegenfuss 6–1, 7–5

1974 Chris Evert Billie Jean King Françoise Dürr Betty Stöve 6–4, 6–2

1975 Chris Evert
Chris Evert
(2) Billie Jean King
Billie Jean King
(2) Rosemary Casals Virginia Wade 6–2, 7–5

1976 Billie Jean King
Billie Jean King
(3) Betty Stöve Rosemary Casals Françoise Dürr 6–4, 6–1

1977 Kerry Reid Greer Stevens Sue Barker Ann Kiyomura 6–3, 6–1

1978 Not held

1979 Rosemary Casals (3) Chris Evert
Chris Evert
(3) Tracy Austin Betty Stöve 3–6, 6–4, 6–3

1980 Sue Barker Ann Kiyomura Greer Stevens Virginia Wade 6–0, 6–4

1981 Rosemary Casals (4) Wendy Turnbull Martina Navratilova Virginia Wade 6–1, 6–4

1982 Barbara Potter Sharon Walsh Kathy Jordan Pam Shriver 6–1, 3–6, 7–6(7–5)

1983 Claudia Kohde-Kilsch Eva Pfaff Rosemary Casals Wendy Turnbull 6–4, 4–6, 6–4

1984 Martina Navratilova Pam Shriver Rosemary Casals Alycia Moulton 6–2, 6–3

1985 Hana Mandlíková Wendy Turnbull Rosalyn Fairbank Candy Reynolds 4–6, 7–5, 6–1

1986 Hana Mandlíková
Hana Mandlíková
(2) Wendy Turnbull
Wendy Turnbull
(3) Bonnie Gadusek Helena Suková 7–6(7–5), 6–1

1987 Hana Mandlíková
Hana Mandlíková
(3) Wendy Turnbull
Wendy Turnbull
(4) Zina Garrison Gabriela Sabatini 6–4, 7–6(7–4)

1988 Rosemary Casals (5) Martina Navratilova
Martina Navratilova
(2) Hana Mandlíková Jana Novotná 6–4, 6–4

1989 Patty Fendick Jill Hetherington Larisa Savchenko Natalia Zvereva 7–5, 3–6, 6–2

1990 Meredith McGrath Anne Smith Rosalyn Fairbank Robin White 2–6, 6–0, 6–4

1991 Patty Fendick (2) Gigi Fernández Martina Navratilova Pam Shriver 6–4, 7–5

1992 Gigi Fernández
Gigi Fernández
(2) Natalia Zvereva Rosalyn Fairbank-Nideffer Gretchen Rush Magers 3–6, 6–2, 6–4

1993 Patty Fendick (3) Meredith McGrath (2) Amanda Coetzer Inés Gorrochategui 6–2, 6–0

1994 Lindsay Davenport Arantxa Sánchez Gigi Fernández Martina Navratilova 7–5, 6–4

1995 Lori McNeil Helena Suková Katrina Adams Zina Garrison
Zina Garrison
Jackson 3–6, 6–4, 6–3

1996 Lindsay Davenport
Lindsay Davenport
(2) Mary Joe Fernández Irina Spîrlea Nathalie Tauziat 6–1, 6–3

1997 Lindsay Davenport
Lindsay Davenport
(3) Martina Hingis Conchita Martínez Patricia Tarabini 6–1, 6–3

1998 Lindsay Davenport
Lindsay Davenport
(4) Natasha Zvereva
Natasha Zvereva
(2) Larisa Savchenko Neiland Elena Tatarkova 6–4, 6–4

1999 Lindsay Davenport
Lindsay Davenport
(5) Corina Morariu Anna Kournikova Elena Likhovtseva 6–4, 6–4

2000 Chanda Rubin Sandrine Testud Cara Black Amy Frazier 6–4, 6–4

2001 Janet Lee Wynne Prakusya Nicole Arendt Caroline Vis 3–6, 6–3, 6–3

2002 Lisa Raymond Rennae Stubbs Janette Husárová Conchita Martínez 6–1, 6–1

2003 Cara Black Lisa Raymond
Lisa Raymond
(2) Cho Yoon-jeong Francesca Schiavone 7–6(7–5), 6–1

2004 Eleni Daniilidou Nicole Pratt Iveta Benešová Claudine Schaul 6–2, 6–4

2005 Cara Black
Cara Black
(2) Rennae Stubbs
Rennae Stubbs
(2) Elena Likhovtseva Vera Zvonareva 6–3, 7–5

2006 Anna-Lena Grönefeld Shahar Pe'er Maria Elena Camerin Gisela Dulko 6–1, 6–4

2007 Sania Mirza Shahar Pe'er
Shahar Pe'er
(2) Victoria Azarenka Anna Chakvetadze 6–4, 7–6(7–5)

2008 Cara Black
Cara Black
(3) Liezel Huber Elena Vesnina Vera Zvonareva 6–4, 6–3

↓  Premier tournament  ↓

2009 Serena Williams Venus Williams Chan Yung-jan Monica Niculescu 6–4, 6–1

2010 Lindsay Davenport
Lindsay Davenport
(6) Liezel Huber
Liezel Huber
(2) Chan Yung-jan Zheng Jie 7–5, 6–7(8–10), 10–8

2011 Victoria Azarenka Maria Kirilenko Liezel Huber Lisa Raymond 6–1, 6–3

2012 Marina Erakovic Heather Watson Jarmila Gajdošová Vania King 7–5, 7–6(9–7)

2013 Raquel Kops-Jones Abigail Spears Julia Görges Darija Jurak 6–2, 7–6(7–4)

2014 Garbiñe Muguruza Carla Suárez Navarro Paula Kania Kateřina Siniaková 6–2, 4–6, [10–5]

2015 Xu Yifan Zheng Saisai Anabel Medina Garrigues Arantxa Parra Santonja 6–1, 6–3

2016 Raquel Atawo
Raquel Atawo
(2) Abigail Spears
Abigail Spears
(2) Darija Jurak Anastasia Rodionova 6–3, 6–4

2017 Abigail Spears
Abigail Spears
(3) Coco Vandeweghe Alizé Cornet Alicja Rosolska 6–2, 6–3

Date, name and venue history[edit]

Dates, Names and Venues[6]

Year Dates Name Venue

1971 6–9 Jan British Motor Cars Invitation San Francisco Civic Auditorium

1972 12–15 Jan

1973 week of 15 Jan

1974 week of 14 Jan Virginia Slims of San Francisco

1975 week of 6 Jan

1976 week of 1 Mar

1977 week of 28 Feb

1978 Not held

1979 8–14 Jan Avon Championships of California Oakland–Alameda County Coliseum Arena

1980 week of 11 Feb

1981 9–15 Feb

1982 22–28 Feb

1983 21–27 Feb Virginia Slims of California

1984 9–15 Jan

1985 18–25 Feb

1986 week of 24 Feb

1987 week of 9 Feb

1988 15–21 Feb

1989 20–26 Feb

1990 29 Oct–4 Nov

1991 4–10 Nov

1992 2–8 Nov Bank of the West
Bank of the West
Classic

1993 1–7 Nov

1994 week of 31 Oct

1995 30 Oct–5 Nov

1996 week of 4 Nov Henry J Kaiser Arena

1997 21–27 Jul Taube Tennis Center
Taube Tennis Center
(Stanford)

1998 27 Jul–2 Aug

1999 26 Jul–1 Aug

2000 24–30 Jul

2001 23–29 Jul

2002 22–28 Jul

2003 21–27 Jul

2004 week of 12 Jul

2005 week of 25 Jul

2006 24–30 Jul

2007 week of 23 Jul

2008 12–20 Jul

2009 25 Jul–2 Aug

2010 24 Jul–1 Aug

2011 23–31 Jul

2012 9–15 Jul

2013 21–28 Jul

2014 26 Jul–3 Aug

2015 1–9 Aug

2016 18-24 Jul

References[edit]

^ Bank of the West
Bank of the West
Classic history Archived 2008-10-06 at the Wayback Machine. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-03-05. Retrieved 2011-08-07.  ^ "Bank of West Classic reaches 40 years". CNN. July 27, 2010.  ^ "Carlsbad WTA tournament moves to Tokyo". tennis.com. Retrieved 16 September 2013.  ^ "Stanford moves to San Jose for 2018". Retrieved 14 March 2018.  ^ " Bank of the West
Bank of the West
Classic: Previous Winners". WTA Tour. 2015. Retrieved 24 March 2015. 

External links[edit]

Official website

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1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989

1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999

2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009

2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017

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Premier Mandatory

Indian Wells (2009–18) Miami (2009–18) Madrid (2009–18) Beijing (2009–18)

Premier 5 tournaments

Dubai (2009–11, 2015, 2017) Doha (2012–14, 2016, 2018) Rome (2009–18) Toronto / Montreal (2009–18) Cincinnati (2009–18) Tokyo (2009–13) Wuhan (2014–18)

Premier tournaments

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Tournaments by year

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WTA Finals

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WTA Tier II tournaments
WTA Tier II tournaments
(1990–2008)

1990–2008 Amelia Island 1990/1993–1995 Boca Raton 1990–1995 Houston 1990–2008 Los Angeles 1990–2008 Eastbourne 1990–1995 Brighton 1990–1996 Indian Wells/Palm Springs 1990–2002 Hamburg 1990–2008 Stanford 1990–2008 Stuttgart 1990–1996 Tokyo (Nicherei) 1990–1992 Tokyo (Pan Pacific) 1991–1997 Chicago 1991–1992/1996–2005 Philadelphia 1993–1997 Barcelona/Madrid 1993–2008 Paris 1993–2003 Leipzig 1993–2008 Sydney 1996 Madrid 1997–2008 New Haven 1997–2002 Tokyo (Princess) 1998–2008 Linz 2000–2003 Scottsdale 2001–2008 Dubai 2002–2008 Antwerp 2003–2007 Warsaw 2003–2008 Shanghai/Beijing 2004–2007 Doha 2005–2007 Luxembourg
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City 2008 Bangalore 2008 Zürich

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WTA Tier III Tournaments (1990–2008)

1990 Houston 1990 Tampa 1990 Newport 1990–1991 San Diego 1990–1992 San Antonio 1990-1992 Sydney 1990-1992 Leipzig 1991–1992 Barcelona 1992–1994 Lucerne 1992-1994 Osaka 1993/2007–2008 Budapest 1993 Kitzbühel 1993–1994 Schenectady 1993-1994 Brisbane 1993–1997 Linz 1993–2008 Oklahoma City/Memphis 1993–2008 Strasbourg 1993–2008 Tokyo Outdoor 1993–2008 Birmingham 1993–2008 Quebec City 1994–1995 Moscow (Ladies Open) 1995 San Juan 1995/2000–2003 Zagreb/Bol 1995–1996 Jakarta 1995–1998/2002 Warsaw 1996 Moscow (Kremlin Cup) 1996–2004/2008 Luxembourg
Luxembourg
City 1996–2008 's-Hertogenbosch 1997–2003 Madrid 1997–2008 Gold Coast 1998 Prague 1998 Boston 1999 Cairo 1999–2004 Sopot 1999–2008 Kuala Lumpur/Bali 2000–2004 Vienna 2001 Canberra 2001–2003 Doha 2001–2008 Bogotá 2001-2008 Acapulco 2004–2006 Hasselt 2004–2008 Cincinnati 2004–2008 Guangzhou 2005–2007 Bangkok 2005–2007 Kolkata 2005–2008 Istanbul 2006–2007 Bangalore 2007–2008 Bad Gastein 2008 Viña del Mar

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