Victoria Azarenka, the defending champion in singles at the Bank of the West Classic, didn't get to defend her singles title, but she and partner Maria Kirilenko won the doubles championship. Seeded 2nd, Azarenka and Kirilenko defeated top seeds Liezel Huber and Lisa Raymond 6-1, 6-3. Today is Azarenka's birthday, so winning another doubles title was a nice present.
At the Citi Open in College Park, Maryland, the doubles title was claimed by top seeds Sania Mirza and Yaroslava Shvedova. Mirza and Shvedova defeated 2nd seeds Olga Govortsova and Alla Kudryavtseva 6-3, 6-3 in the final.