सामयिक विषय: Tennis
Question: Who among the following has won the men’s singles title of 2017 Garanti Koza Sofia Open?
(a) Grigor Dimitrov
(b) David Goffin
(c) Mikhail Elgin
(d) None of the above
• The 2017 Sofia Open (also known as 2017 Garanti Koza Sofia Open for sponsorship reasons) was a tennis tournament played on indoor hard courts.
• It was the 2nd edition of the Sofia Open as part of the ATP World Tour 250 series of the 2017 ATP World Tour.
• It took place at the Arena Armeec in Sofia, Bulgaria, from February 6–12, 2017.
• Result of the tournament:
• Men’s Singles:
• Winner: Grigor Dimitrov(Bulgaria)
• Runner up: David Goffin(Belgium)
• Men’s Doubles:
• Winner: Viktor Troicki and Nenad Zimonjic(Both are of Serbia)
• Runner Up: Mikhail Elgin and Andrey Kuznetsov( Both are of Russia )
Question: Who among the following has won the singles title of recently held 2017 St. Petersburg Ladies’ Trophy?
(a) Kristina Mladenovic
(b) Daria Kasatkina
(c) Elise Mertens
(d) Kirsten Flipkens
- The 2017 St. Petersburg Ladies’ Trophy was a professional tennis tournament played on indoor hard courts.
- It was the eighth edition of the tournament and second time as a WTA Premier tournament.
- It was part of the 2017 WTA Tour and was held between 30 January and 5 February 2017.
- Result of the tournament:
- Women;s singles:
- Winner: Kristina Mladenovic(France)
- Runner Up: Yulia Putintseva(Kazakhstan)
- Women;s Doubles:
- Winner : Jeļena Ostapenko(Latvia) and Alicja Rosolska(Poland)
- Runner Up: Darija Jurak(Croatia) and Xenia Knoll(Switzerland)
Question: Who among the following has won the title of women’s singles in the recently held Taiwan Open-2017?
(a) Elina Svitolina
(b) Peng Shuai
(c) Miyu Kato
(d) None of the above
- The Taiwan Open-2017 was a women’s tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts.
- It was the second edition of the event and part of the WTA International tournaments of the 2017 WTA Tour.
- It took place from January 30 to February 5, 2017.
- Women’s Singles:
- Winner: Elina Svitolina(Ukraine)
- Runner Up: Peng Shuai(China)
- Women’s Doubles:
- Winner: Chan Hao-ching and Chan Yung-jan(Both are of Chinese Taipei)
- Runner Up: Lucie Hradecka and Katerina Siniaková(Botha are of Czech Republic)