QATAR TELECOM German Open 5.-11. Mai 2008

The Qatar Telecom German Open - a Tournament withTradition

During the week from 5th to 11th May 2008, the world’s elite in women’s tennis will hit-off for the 29th time on the grounds of the LTTC „Rot-Weiss“ that are so rich in tradition. In the race for valuable world ranking points and a record-breaking total purse of 1.3 mil. US$, the international tennis stars are sure to thrill the spectators again with suspense-packed matches.

With its Tier I status, the top class event still belongs to the highest tournament category on the world-wide Sony Ericsson WTA Tour, and again in 2008 promises a first class field of players. 

Provisional Schedule

During the whole tournament week the gates open daily at 10.00 am.
 
Day
Round
First Match

Saturday
03th May
Qualifying 10.00 am
Sunday 04th May
Qualifying 11.00 am

Monday 05th May 1st Round
11.00 am
Tuesday
06th May
1st Round
11.00 am
Wednesday
07th May
2nd Round
11.00 am
Thursday
08th May
3rd Round
11.00 am
Friday
09th May
Quarterfinals
12.00 am
Saturday
10th May
Semifinals
01.00 pm
Sunday
11th May
Final
02.00 pm (TBC)

subject to change

Prize Money & Points

Singles

    Prize Money

Ranking Points
Winner

US$
196,900

430
points
Final

US$
100,000

300
points
Semifinal

US$
51,000

195
points
Quarterfinal

US$
26,050

110
points
Round 16
  US$
13,285

60
points
Round 32

US$
6,775

35
points
Round 64

US$
3,455

1
point
2nd Round (Quali.)

US$
1,765

10
points
1st Round (Quali.)

US$
900

1
point
Qualifer




15
points

Doubles

    Prize Money


Winner

US$
59,000



Final

US$
30,000



Semifinal

US$
15,351



Quarterfinal

US$
7,800



Round 16
  US$
3,980



Round 32

US$
2,030