Sara Errani

Connecticut Open Tennis: Closer Look At The Tournament

Where: Connecticut Tennis Center at Yale

When: Qualifying concluded Saturday, tournament begins Sunday

Field: 18 direct acceptances, four wild cards and eight qualifiers. Top two seeds receive first-round byes.

Defending Champions: Singles, Petra Kvitova; Doubles, Lucie Hradecka/Julia Goerges


Sunday, opening round, 11 a.m.

Monday-Wednesday, opening rounds, noon and 7 p.m.

Thursday, quarterfinals, 1 and 7 p.m.

Friday, semifinals, 1 and 7 p.m.

Aug. 27, doubles final, 1:30 p.m.; singles final, 4 p.m.

Legends Schedule: Thursday, John McEnroe vs. James Blake; Aug. 26, Andy Roddick...