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The 2016 Apia International Sydney was a joint 2016 ATP World Tour and 2016 WTA Tour tennis tournament, played on outdoor hard courts in Sydney, New South Wales. It was the 123rd edition of the tournament and took place at the NSW Tennis Centre in Sydney, Australia. It was held from 10 January through 16 January 2016 as part of the Australian Open Series in preparation for the first Grand Slam of the year.

2016 Apia International Sydney
Date10 – 16 January 2016
Edition124th
CategoryATP World Tour 250 series / WTA Premier
Draw32S / 16D
Prize money$461,330 (men)
$753,000 (women)
SurfaceHard
LocationSydney, Australia
VenueNSW Tennis Centre
Champions
Men's Singles
Serbia Viktor Troicki
Women's Singles
Russia Svetlana Kuznetsova
Men's Doubles
United Kingdom Jamie Murray / Brazil Bruno Soares
Women's Doubles
Switzerland Martina Hingis / India Sania Mirza
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Contents

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 0
Men's Doubles 0 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Women's Singles 470 305 185 100 55 1 25 18 13 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 $72,000 $37,900 $20,545 $11,705 $6,900 $4,085 $1,840 $920 N/A
Men's Doubles* $21,850 $11,500 $6,230 $3,570 $2,090 N/A N/A N/A N/A
Women's Singles $128,800 $68,585 $36,600 $19,660 $10,540 $5,750 $3,010 $1,600 $885
Women's Doubles* $40,200 $21,465 $11,735 $5,970 $3,230 N/A N/A N/A N/A

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

ATP singles main draw entrantsEdit

SeedsEdit

Country Player Rank1 Seed
  AUS Bernard Tomic 18 1
  AUT Dominic Thiem 20 2
  SRB Viktor Troicki 22 3
  BUL Grigor Dimitrov 28 4
  ITA Andreas Seppi 29 5
  FRA Jérémy Chardy 31 6
  ARG Leonardo Mayer 35 7
  UKR Alexandr Dolgopolov 36 8
  • 1 Rankings as of January 4, 2016

Other entrantsEdit

The following players received wildcards into the singles main draw:

The following players received entry from the qualifying draw:

The following player received entry as a lucky loser:

WithdrawalsEdit

Before the tournament

RetirementsEdit

ATP doubles main draw entrantsEdit

SeedsEdit

Country Player Country Player Rank1 Seed
  NED Jean-Julien Rojer   ROU Horia Tecău 5 1
  USA Bob Bryan   USA Mike Bryan 9 2
  BRA Marcelo Melo   CAN Daniel Nestor 19 3
  IND Rohan Bopanna   ROU Florin Mergea 20 4
  • 1 Rankings as of January 4, 2016

Other entrantsEdit

The following pairs received wildcards into the doubles main draw:

The following pair received entry as alternates:

WithdrawalsEdit

Before the tournament

WTA singles main draw entrantsEdit

SeedsEdit

Country Player Rank1 Seed
  ROU Simona Halep 2 1
  POL Agnieszka Radwańska 5 2
  CZE Petra Kvitová 6 3
  GER Angelique Kerber 10 4
  CZE Karolína Plíšková 11 5
   SUI Timea Bacsinszky 12 6
  ESP Carla Suárez Navarro 13 7
   SUI Belinda Bencic 14 8
  • 1 Rankings as of January 4, 2016.

Other entrantsEdit

The following players received wildcards into the singles main draw:

The following players received entry from the qualifying draw:

The following players received entry as lucky losers:

WithdrawalsEdit

Before the tournament
During the tournament

RetirementsEdit

WTA doubles main draw entrantsEdit

SeedsEdit

Country Player Country Player Rank1 Seed
   SUI Martina Hingis   IND Sania Mirza 3 1
  TPE Chan Hao-ching   TPE Chan Yung-jan 19 2
  FRA Caroline Garcia   FRA Kristina Mladenovic 23 3
  HUN Tímea Babos   SLO Katarina Srebotnik 25 4
  • 1 Rankings as of January 4, 2016.

WithdrawalsEdit

Before the tournament

ChampionsEdit

BroadcastEdit

Selected matches aired in Australia on 7Two, with live coverage of both day and night sessions. Every match was also available to be streamed live through a free 7Tennis mobile app.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Knox, David (17 December 2015). "Seven Tennis 2016: summer guide". TV Tonight. Retrieved 9 January 2016.

External linksEdit