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2016 Guangzhou International Women's Open

The 2016 Guangzhou International Women's Open was a women's tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts. It was the 13th edition of the Guangzhou International Women's Open, and part of the WTA International tournaments of the 2016 WTA Tour. It took place in Guangzhou, China, from September 19 through September 24, 2016.

2016 Guangzhou International Women's Open
DateSeptember 19 – 24
Edition13th
CategoryWTA International
Draw32S / 16D
Prize money$250,000
SurfaceHard
LocationGuangzhou, China
VenueGuangzhou International Tennis Center
Champions
Singles
Ukraine Lesia Tsurenko
Doubles
United States Asia Muhammad / China Peng Shuai
← 2015 · Guangzhou International Women's Open · 2017 →

Points and prize moneyEdit

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Q Q2 Q1
Singles 280 180 110 60 30 1 18 12 1
Doubles 1 N/A N/A N/A N/A

Prize moneyEdit

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 321 Q2 Q1
Singles $43,000 $21,400 $11,500 $6,175 $3,400 $2,100 $1,020 $600
Doubles * $12,300 $6,400 $3,435 $1,820 $960 N/A N/A N/A

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

Singles main draw entrantsEdit

SeedsEdit

Country Player Rank1 Seed
  ITA Sara Errani 36 1
  SRB Jelena Janković 37 2
  CRO Ana Konjuh 52 3
  USA Christina McHale 53 4
  USA Alison Riske 61 5
  MNE Danka Kovinić 63 6
  CZE Kateřina Siniaková 65 7
  CHN Zheng Saisai 70 8
  • 1 Rankings are as of September 12, 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 a lucky loser:

WithdrawalsEdit

Before the tournament

Doubles main draw entrantsEdit

SeedsEdit

Country Player Country Player Rank1 Seed
  ARG María Irigoyen   GER Tatjana Maria 111 1
  UKR Lyudmyla Kichenok   UKR Nadiia Kichenok 132 2
   SUI Martina Hingis   SRB Jelena Janković 151 3
  USA Asia Muhammad   CHN Peng Shuai 177 4
  • 1 Rankings are as of September 12, 2016.

The following pairs received wildcards into the doubles main draw:

ChampionsEdit

ReferencesEdit

External linksEdit