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2010 Western & Southern Financial Group Masters and Women's Open

The 2010 Cincinnati Masters (also known as the Western & Southern Financial Group Masters and Western & Southern Financial Group Women's Open for sponsorship reasons) was a tennis tournament that were played on outdoor hard courts at the Lindner Family Tennis Center in Mason, Ohio, United States, with the men playing from August 14 through August 22, 2010, and the women from August 7 through August 15, 2010. It was the 109th edition of the Cincinnati Masters (82nd for the women), and was part of the ATP Masters Series of the 2010 ATP World Tour, and of the Premier Series of the 2010 WTA Tour.

2010 Western & Southern Financial Group Masters
and Western & Southern Financial Group Women's Open
DateAugust 14 – 22 (men)
August 7 – 15 (women)
Edition109th (men) / 82nd (women)
SurfaceHard / Outdoor
LocationMason, Ohio, United States
VenueLindner Family Tennis Center
Champions
Men's Singles
Switzerland Roger Federer
Women's Singles
Belgium Kim Clijsters
Men's Doubles
United States Bob Bryan / United States Mike Bryan
Women's Doubles
Belarus Victoria Azarenka / Russia Maria Kirilenko
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ATP entrantsEdit

 
Roger Federer is the men's defending champion. He successfully defended his title.

SeedsEdit

Country Player Rank[a] Seed[b]
  ESP Rafael Nadal 1 1
  SRB Novak Djokovic 3 2
   SUI Roger Federer 2 3
  GBR Andy Murray 4 4
  SWE Robin Söderling 5 5
  RUS Nikolay Davydenko 6 6
  CZE Tomáš Berdych 7 7
  ESP Fernando Verdasco 9 8
  USA Andy Roddick 11 9
  ESP David Ferrer 12 10
  CRO Marin Čilić 13 11
  RUS Mikhail Youzhny 14 12
  AUT Jürgen Melzer 15 13
  ESP Nicolás Almagro 16 14
  CRO Ivan Ljubičić 17 15
  FRA Gaël Monfils 18 16
  • Seedings are based on the rankings of August 9, 2010

Other entrantsEdit

The following players received wildcards into the singles main draw

The following players received entry from the qualifying draw:

Notable WithdrawalsEdit

WTA entrantsEdit

 
Jelena Janković was the women's defending champion

SeedsEdit

Player Nationality Ranking* Seed
Jelena Janković   Serbia 2 1
Caroline Wozniacki   Denmark 3 2
Elena Dementieva   Russia 6 3
Kim Clijsters   Belgium 7 4
Francesca Schiavone   Italy 8 5
Vera Zvonareva   Russia 9 6
Agnieszka Radwańska   Poland 10 7
Li Na   China 11 8
Victoria Azarenka   Belarus 12 9
Maria Sharapova   Russia 13 10
Flavia Pennetta   Italy 15 11
Yanina Wickmayer   Belgium 16 12
Shahar Pe'er   Israel 17 13
Aravane Rezaï   France 18 14
Nadia Petrova   Russia 19 15
Marion Bartoli   France 20 16
  • Seedings are based on the rankings of August 2, 2010.

Other entrantsEdit

The following players received wildcards into the singles main draw

The following players received entry from the qualifying draw:

Notable WithdrawalsEdit

ChampionsEdit

Men's SinglesEdit

  Roger Federer defeated   Mardy Fish 6–7(5–7), 7–6(7–1), 6–4

  • It was Federer's 2nd title of the year and 63rd of his career. It was his 4th win at the event also winning in 2005, 2007, and 2009. It was his 17th Masters 1000 title.

Women's SinglesEdit

  Kim Clijsters defeated   Maria Sharapova 2–6, 7–6(7–4), 6–2

  • It was Clijsters' 3rd title of the year and 38th of her career.

Men's DoublesEdit

  Bob Bryan /   Mike Bryan defeated   Mahesh Bhupathi /   Max Mirnyi 6–3, 6–4.

Women's DoublesEdit

  Victoria Azarenka /   Maria Kirilenko defeated   Lisa Raymond /   Rennae Stubbs 7–6(7–4), 7–6(10–8)

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