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2011 Medibank International Sydney

The 2011 Medibank International Sydney[1] was a tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts. It was the 119th edition of the Medibank International Sydney, and part of the ATP World Tour 250 series[1] of the 2011 ATP World Tour, and of the WTA Premier tournaments of the 2011 WTA Tour. Both the men's and the women's events took place at the NSW Tennis Centre in Sydney, Australia, from 9 to 15 January 2011.[1]

2011 Medibank International Sydney
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Date9 – 15 January 2011
Edition119th
Champions
Men's Singles
France Gilles Simon
Women's Singles
China Li Na
Men's Doubles
Czech Republic Lukáš Dlouhý / Australia Paul Hanley
Women's Doubles
Czech Republic Iveta Benešová / Czech Republic Barbora Záhlavová-Strýcová
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Contents

WTA entrantsEdit

SeedsEdit

Country Player Rank* Seed
  DEN Caroline Wozniacki 1 1
  RUS Vera Zvonareva 2 2
  BEL Kim Clijsters 3 3
  AUS Samantha Stosur 6 4
  ITA Francesca Schiavone 7 5
  SRB Jelena Janković 8 6
  BLR Victoria Azarenka 10 7
  CHN Li Na 11 8

* As of 3 January 2011

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 player received entry into the singles main draw via a lucky loser spot:

ATP entrantsEdit

SeedsEdit

Country Player Rank* Seed
  USA Sam Querrey 18 1
  CYP Marcos Baghdatis 20 2
  LAT Ernests Gulbis 24 3
  SRB Viktor Troicki 30 4
  FRA Richard Gasquet 29 5
  ESP Feliciano López 32 6
  ESP Guillermo García-López 33 7
  TPE Lu Yen-hsun 35 8

* Rankings are as of 3 January 2011. [1]

Other entrantsEdit

The following players received wildcards into the singles main draw:

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

[1]

FinalsEdit

Men's singlesEdit

  Gilles Simon defeated   Viktor Troicki, 7–5, 7–6(7–4)

  • It was Simon's first title of the year and 8th of his career.

Women's singlesEdit

  Li Na defeated   Kim Clijsters, 7–6(7–3), 6–3

  • It was Li's 1st title of the year and 4th of her career.

Men's doublesEdit

  Lukáš Dlouhý /   Paul Hanley defeated   Bob Bryan /   Mike Bryan, 6–7(6–8), 6–3, [10–5]

Women's doublesEdit

  Iveta Benešová /   Barbora Záhlavová-Strýcová defeated   Květa Peschke /   Katarina Srebotnik, 4–6, 6–4, [10–7].

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 21 October 2012. Retrieved 10 January 2011.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ Tennis Australia (30 December 2010). "Sydney homecoming for Dokić". medibankinternational.com.au. Archived from the original on 31 December 2010. Retrieved 30 December 2010.
  3. ^ "Rodionova awarded Sydney wildcard". medibankinternational.com.au. 3 January 2011. Archived from the original on 22 February 2011. Retrieved 3 January 2011.
  4. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 10 January 2011. Retrieved 7 January 2011.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  5. ^ "Del Potro takes Sydney Wild Card". atpworldtour.com. 8 December 2010.
  6. ^ a b "Ebden awarded Sydney wildcard". medibankinternational.com.au. 8 January 2011. Archived from the original on 11 January 2011. Retrieved 8 January 2011.

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