Shvedova paired with Anabel Medina Garrigues won over Florencia Molinero/Adriana Perez duo in the quarterfinals of the tournament.
Kazakhstan's 18-y.o. Putintseva has moved up ten lines thank to her victory in the first round of the Dubai Open.
Kazakhstan's Galina Voskoboyeva paired with Kristina Mladenovic won over Serbia/Czech duo of Vesna Dolonc and Eva Hrdinova with the score of 7:6 (8:6), 6:4.
Kazakhstan's Yuliya Putintseva is ranked 99th in the updated ranking; she was ranked 101st a week ago.
Kazakhstan's Shvedova was happy to be awarded as the Best Comeback Player of the year and was proud that the media had voted for her.
Kazakhstan tennis professional Yaroslava Shvedova is ranked 28th in the Women Tennis Association rating at present.
Kazakhstan tennis professional Yaroslava Shvedova has moved 80 lines up in the Women Tennis Association (WTA) rating.
17-y.o. Russian tennis professional Yuliya Putintseva has changed citizenship to represent Kazakhstan at tournaments.
Kazakhstan tennis professionals Kseniya Pervak, Galina Voskoboyeva and Yaroslava Shvedova improved their positions in the WTA rating.
Kazakhstan tennis professional Galina Voskoboeva has moved four lines down in the Women Tennis Association rating.
Kazakhstan tennis player Galina Voskoboeva lost two lines in the WTA rating.
Kazakhstan tennis professional Galina Voskoboeva has moved three lines up in Women Tennis Association rating.
Kazakhstan tennis professional Sesil Karatantcheva kept the second line in the Women Tennis Association Circuit.
Kazakhstan tennis professional Mikhail Kukushkin has moved five lines up in Association of Tennis Professionals rating.