2012 Mercury Insurance Open Lineup

The Open will be held held July 14-22, 2012 at the La Costa Resort and Spa in Carlsbad, California.

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Marion Bartoli of France reached a career-high ranking of No. 7 in January and has since been a top-eight mainstay.
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World No. 10 Angelique Kerber will be one of those competing in the 2012 Mercury Insurance Open in Carlsbad.
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World No. 16 Dominika Cibulkova will also lead the playing field. The Open will be held held July 14-22, 2012 at the La Costa Resort and Spa.
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Last year at the Mercury Insurance Open, Sloane Stephens reached the quarterfinals, while this past weekend she reached the fourth round of the French Open, the best Grand Slam finish of her young career
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Marion Bartoli of France reached a career-high ranking of No. 7 in January and has since been a top-eight mainstay.
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Vania King, a Southern California native, excels on both the singles and doubles courts winning Wimbledon and US Open doubles titles in 2010.
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The venue, the La Costa Resort and Spa, has just completed more than $40 million in upgrades according to event organizers.
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Over the course of the last year Christina McHale has defeated then-World No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki, No. 4 Petra Kvitova, Bartoli and Kuznetsova, while rising inside the top 36 of the world rankings.
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Fans will also see World No. 13 Sabine Lisicki in action.
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Ttwo-time Grand Slam champion Svetlana Kuznetsova is just one of the athletes expected for the annual event.
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Former World No. 1 Jelena Jankovic, who reached the pinnacle of the sport in 2008 prior to her run to the final of the US Open will also be a strong contender for the title. She's building a home in the San Diego area.
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Varvara Lepchenko will climb to a career-high ranking next week.
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For more information about the tournament and tickets, visit the event website or call 760-930-7032.
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