More thrilling matches were on display in Doha, Rotterdam and Buenos Aires, with a handful of names coming closer to lifting up the week's coveted hardware.
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Nicole Melichar and Demi Schuurs
The American and Dutch duo captured their second title together—ninth and 12th, respectively. No. 2 seeds at the Qatar Total Open, they edged past Monica Niculescu and Jelena Ostapenko, 6-2, 2-6, 10-8, in the final.