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The 2016 Auckland Open (currently sponsored by ASB) was a joint 2016 ATP World Tour and 2016 WTA Tour tennis tournament, played on outdoor hard courts. It was the 31st edition of the women's event, and the 40th edition of the men's event. It took place at the ASB Tennis Centre in Auckland, New Zealand, from 4 to 9 January 2016 for the women, and from 11 to 16 January 2016 for the men.

2016 ASB Classic
Date4 – 9 January (women)
11 – 16 January (men)
Edition31st (women)
40th (men)
CategoryWTA International
ATP 250
Draw32S / 16D (women)
28S / 16D (men)
Prize money$250,000 (women)
$ (men)
SurfaceHard
LocationAuckland, New Zealand
VenueASB Tennis Centre
Champions
Men's Singles
Spain Roberto Bautista Agut
Women's Singles
United States Sloane Stephens
Men's Doubles
Croatia Mate Pavić / New Zealand Michael Venus
Women's Doubles
Belgium Elise Mertens / Belgium An-Sophie Mestach
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Contents

Points and prize moneyEdit

Point distributionEdit

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Q Q3 Q2 Q1
Men's Singles 250 150 90 45 20 0 12 6 0 N/A
Men's Doubles 0 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Women's Singles 280 180 110 60 30 1 18 14 10 1
Women's Doubles 1 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A

Prize moneyEdit

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 321 Q3 Q2 Q1
Men's Singles $83,450 $43,430 $23,525 $13,400 $7,900 $4,680 $2,105 $1,055 N/A
Men's Doubles * $25,070 $13,170 $7,140 $4,080 $2,390 N/A N/A N/A N/A
Women's Singles $43,000 $21,400 $11,300 $5,900 $3,310 $1,925 $1,005 $730 $530
Women's Doubles * $12,300 $6,400 $3,435 $1,820 $960 N/A N/A N/A N/A

1 Qualifiers' prize money is also the Round of 32 prize money
* per team

ATP singles main draw entrantsEdit

SeedsEdit

Country Player Rank1 Seed
  ESP David Ferrer 7 1
  FRA Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 10 2
  USA John Isner 11 3
  RSA Kevin Anderson 12 4
  FRA Benoît Paire 19 5
  ITA Fabio Fognini 21 6
  CRO Ivo Karlović 23 7
  ESP Roberto Bautista Agut 25 8
  • 1 Rankings as of 4 January 2016

Other entrantsEdit

The following players received wildcards into the singles main draw:

The following players received entry from the qualifying draw:

RetirementsEdit

ATP doubles main draw entrantsEdit

SeedsEdit

Country Player Country Player Rank1 Seed
  COL Juan Sebastián Cabal   COL Robert Farah 52 1
  PHI Treat Huey   BLR Max Mirnyi 61 2
  GER Philipp Petzschner   AUT Alexander Peya 74 3
  USA Eric Butorac   USA Scott Lipsky 85 4
  • 1 Rankings as of 4 January 2016

Other entrantsEdit

The following pairs received wildcards into the doubles main draw:

The following pair received entry as alternates:

WithdrawalsEdit

Before the tournament
During the tournament

WTA singles main draw entrantsEdit

SeedsEdit

Country Player Rank1 Seed
  USA Venus Williams 7 1
  SRB Ana Ivanovic 16 2
  DEN Caroline Wozniacki 17 3
  RUS Svetlana Kuznetsova 25 4
  USA Sloane Stephens 30 5
  USA Coco Vandeweghe 37 6
  CZE Barbora Strýcová 42 7
  BEL Alison Van Uytvanck 44 8
  • 1 Rankings as of 28 December 2015.

Other entrantsEdit

The following players received wildcards into the singles main draw:

The following players received entry from the qualifying draw:

RetirementsEdit

WTA doubles main draw entrantsEdit

SeedsEdit

Country Player Country Player Rank1 Seed
  CZE Andrea Hlaváčková   CZE Lucie Hradecká 37 1
  GER Julia Görges   SLO Katarina Srebotnik 38 2
  GER Anna-Lena Grönefeld   USA Coco Vandeweghe 78 3
  POL Klaudia Jans-Ignacik   POL Paula Kania 112 4
  • 1 Rankings as of 28 December 2015.

Other entrantsEdit

The following pairs received wildcards into the doubles main draw:

WithdrawalsEdit

During the tournament

ChampionsEdit

Men's SinglesEdit

Women's SinglesEdit

Men's DoublesEdit

Women's DoublesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Artem Sitak, Marcus Daniell get free pass to ASB Classic semis". stuff.co.nz. 13 January 2016. Retrieved 14 January 2016.
  2. ^ "All-Kiwi Classic win would be more special". Retrieved 16 January 2016.

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