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2010 Medibank International Sydney

The 2010 Medibank International Sydney was a tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts. It was the 118th edition of the event known that year as the Medibank International Sydney, and was part of the ATP World Tour 250 series of the 2010 ATP World Tour, and of the WTA Premier tournaments of the 2010 WTA Tour. Both the men's and the women's events took place at the NSW Tennis Centre in Sydney, Australia, from 10 through 16 January 2010.

2010 Medibank International Sydney
Date10–16 January 2010
Edition118th
CategoryATP World Tour 250
WTA Premier
LocationSydney, Australia
VenueNSW Tennis Centre
Champions
Men's Singles
Cyprus Marcos Baghdatis
Women's Singles
Russia Elena Dementieva
Men's Doubles
Canada Daniel Nestor / Serbia Nenad Zimonjić
Women's Doubles
Zimbabwe Cara Black / United States Liezel Huber
← 2009 · Sydney International · 2011 →

Coverage of the event was on Channel Seven, with live coverage of the day sessions and delayed coverage of the night sessions.

Contents

WTA entrantsEdit

SeedsEdit

Country Player Rank* Seed
  USA Serena Williams 1 1
  RUS Dinara Safina 2 2
  RUS Svetlana Kuznetsova 3 3
  DEN Caroline Wozniacki 4 4
  RUS Elena Dementieva 5 5
  BLR Victoria Azarenka 7 6
  SRB Jelena Janković 8 7
  RUS Vera Zvonareva 9 8
  • As of 4 January 2010

Other EntrantsEdit

The following players received wildcards into the singles main draw:

The following players received entry into the singles main draw through qualifying:

The following players received entry into the singles main draw through the virtue of being a lucky loser:

ATP entrantsEdit

SeedsEdit

Country Player Rank1 Seed
  FRA Gaël Monfils 13 1
  CZE Tomáš Berdych 20 2
   SUI Stanislas Wawrinka 21 3
  AUS Lleyton Hewitt 22 4
  USA Sam Querrey 25 5
  SRB Victor Troicki 29 6
  RUS Igor Andreev 35 7
  GER Benjamin Becker 40 8

Other EntrantsEdit

The following players received wildcards into the singles main draw:

The following players received entry into the singles main draw through qualifying:

The following players received the lucky loser spot:

FinalsEdit

Men's SinglesEdit

  Marcos Baghdatis defeated   Richard Gasquet, 6–4, 7–6(7–2)

  • It was Baghdatis' first title of the year and fourth of his career.

Women's SinglesEdit

  Elena Dementieva defeated   Serena Williams, 6–3, 6–2

  • It was Dementieva's first title of the year, 15th of her career, and her second consecutive title at the event.

Men's DoublesEdit

  Daniel Nestor /   Nenad Zimonjić defeated   Ross Hutchins /   Jordan Kerr, 6–3, 7–6(7–5).

Women's DoublesEdit

  Cara Black /   Liezel Huber defeated   Tathiana Garbin /   Nadia Petrova, 6–1, 3–6, [10–3]

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