The German lost 6-3, 7-6 (7/3) to Elina Svitolina.
The German hammered out a 6-3, 6-2 defeat of Ana Konjuh.
Czech Republic’s Karolina Pliskova overcomes tough scheduling and a tricky opponent in former world No.1 Caroline Wozniacki to win her maiden Qatar Total Open title.
AGNIESZKA Radwanska was just four when she first picked up a racquet and, since then, the love for tennis has just grown.
AN ENDEARING facet of new Qatar Total Open champion Karolina Pliskova is the bonding she has with her twin sister Kristyna.
USA’s Abigail Spears (pictured left) and Slovenia’s Katarina Srebotnik clinched the doubles title, defeating the Ukrainian-Kazakh pair of Olga Savchuk and Yaroslava Shvedova 6-3, 7-6 (9-7) in the final.
THIRD time lucky, goes the saying, but certainly not for Caroline Wozniacki.
The Swiss great made the confession at the unveiling of the new tournament scheduled for Prague in September.
The Frenchman claimed his first ATP 500 series title since Vienna in 2011.
The powerful Czech won in straight sets 6-3, 6-4 over Caroline Wozniacki.
The Czech Fed Cup star beat WTA Finals winner Dominika Cibulkova in the semifinal while Wozniacki had it easy past Olympic Gold medallist Monica Puig.
Only one player, Slovakia's Dominika Cibulkova, has so entered the semifinals as rain has decimated the schedule.
The French Open champion was the biggest casualty of the day while top seed Anqelique Kerber was still waiting to play her first match.