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2016 Miami Open – Women's Singles

Serena Williams was the three-time defending champion, but lost in the fourth round to Svetlana Kuznetsova.

Women's Singles
2016 Miami Open
ChampionBelarus Victoria Azarenka
Runner-upRussia Svetlana Kuznetsova
Final score6–3, 6–2
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women
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Victoria Azarenka won the title, defeating Kuznetsova in the final, 6–3, 6–2. She became the first woman since Kim Clijsters in 2005 to win Indian Wells and Miami back to back.

Contents

SeedsEdit

All seeds received a bye into the second round.

01.     Serena Williams (Fourth round)
02.     Angelique Kerber (Semifinals)
03.     Agnieszka Radwańska (Fourth round)
04.     Garbiñe Muguruza (Fourth round)
05.     Simona Halep (Quarterfinals)
06.     Carla Suárez Navarro (Second round)
07.     Belinda Bencic (Second round, retired)
08.     Petra Kvitová (Third round)
09.     Roberta Vinci (Third round)
10.     Venus Williams (Second round)
11.     Lucie Šafářová (Second round)
12.     Elina Svitolina (Fourth round)
13.     Victoria Azarenka (Champion)
14.     Sara Errani (Second round)
15.     Svetlana Kuznetsova (Final)
16.     Ana Ivanovic (Third round)
17.     Karolína Plíšková (Second round)
18.     Jelena Janković (Second round, retired)
19.     Timea Bacsinszky (Semifinals)
20.     Sloane Stephens (Second round)
21.     Andrea Petkovic (Second round)
22.     Madison Keys (Quarterfinals)
23.     Caroline Wozniacki (Third round)
24.     Johanna Konta (Quarterfinals)
25.     Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (Second round)
26.     Samantha Stosur (Second round)
27.     Kristina Mladenovic (Second round)
28.     Anna Karolína Schmiedlová (Second round)
29.     Sabine Lisicki (Second round)
30.     Ekaterina Makarova (Quarterfinals)
31.     Daria Gavrilova (Second round)
32.     Monica Niculescu (Fourth round)

Click on the seed number of a player to go to their draw section.

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
               
15   Svetlana Kuznetsova 636 6
30   Ekaterina Makarova 77 4 3
15   Svetlana Kuznetsova 7 6
19   Timea Bacsinszky 5 3
19   Timea Bacsinszky 4 6 6
5   Simona Halep 6 3 2
15   Svetlana Kuznetsova 3 2
13   Victoria Azarenka 6 6
24   Johanna Konta 4 2
13   Victoria Azarenka 6 6
13   Victoria Azarenka 6 7
2   Angelique Kerber 2 5
22   Madison Keys 3 2
2   Angelique Kerber 6 6

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1   S Williams 6 5 6
  M Doi 2 6 5   C McHale 3 7 2
  C McHale 6 4 7 1   S Williams 7 6
  O Govortsova 0 1   Z Diyas 5 3
  Z Diyas 6 6   Z Diyas 7 6
31   D Gavrilova 5 3
1   S Williams 77 1 2
15   S Kuznetsova 636 6
21   A Petkovic 656 62
  M Lučić-Baroni 6 1 3   C Garcia 77 3 77
  C Garcia 2 6 6   C Garcia 6 2 66
  C Witthöft 6 4 6 15   S Kuznetsova 4 6 78
Q   A Sasnovich 2 6 1   C Witthöft 3 6 4
15   S Kuznetsova 6 4 6

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
12   E Svitolina 6 6
  S Zhang 6 6   S Zhang 3 0
WC   S Zhuk 1 2 12   E Svitolina 5 6 77
PR   V King 6 6 23   C Wozniacki 7 4 61
Q   L Domínguez Lino 4 4 PR   V King 5 2
23   C Wozniacki 7 6
12   E Svitolina 1 4
30   E Makarova 6 6
30   E Makarova 3 6 6
  A Dulgheru 77 3 3   L Tsurenko 6 4 3
  L Tsurenko 656 6 30   E Makarova 6 6
Q   F Schiavone 5 1 8   P Kvitová 4 4
  I Falconi 7 6   I Falconi 1 4
8   P Kvitová 6 6

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
3   A Radwańska 6 6
PR   G Voskoboeva 4 5   A Cornet 0 1
  A Cornet 6 7 3   A Radwańska 6 6
  M Brengle 6 6   M Brengle 3 2
  C Giorgi 4 3   M Brengle 7 6
28   AK Schmiedlová 5 4
3   A Radwańska 6 4 2
19   T Bacsinszky 2 6 6
19   T Bacsinszky 6 6
  M Gasparyan 6 7   M Gasparyan 3 1
  A Beck 3 5 19   T Bacsinszky 7 6
  T Pereira 77 6 16   A Ivanovic 5 4
WC   B Haddad Maia 621   T Pereira 3 0
16   A Ivanovic 6 6

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
11   L Šafářová 2 3
  Y Wickmayer 6 6   Y Wickmayer 6 6
  K Knapp 2 1   Y Wickmayer 6 5 3
PR   P Cetkovská 1 0 WC   H Watson 3 7 6
WC   H Watson 6 6 WC   H Watson 6 6
20   S Stephens 3 0
WC   H Watson 3 4
5   S Halep 6 6
26   S Stosur 6 1 4
  N Hibino 664   J Görges 3 6 6
  J Görges 78 6   J Görges 4 1
  K Bondarenko 2 6 2 5   S Halep 6 6
  D Kasatkina 6 1 6   D Kasatkina 3 5
5   S Halep 6 7

Bottom halfEdit

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
6   C Suárez Navarro 4 2
Q   S Crawford 4 5   C Vandeweghe 6 6
  C Vandeweghe 6 7   C Vandeweghe 4 1
PR   S Peng 6 7 32   M Niculescu 6 6
  A Van Uytvanck 3 5 PR   S Peng 1 6 0
32   M Niculescu 6 3 6
32   M Niculescu 2 2
24   J Konta 6 6
24   J Konta 6 6
  D Allertová 654   D Kovinić 4 2
  D Kovinić 77 6 24   J Konta 4 6 77
Q   J Čepelová 5 3 Q   E Vesnina 6 1 63
Q   E Vesnina 7 6 Q   E Vesnina 6 656
10   V Williams 0 77 2

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
13   V Azarenka 6 6
WC   C Bellis 6 3 2   M Puig 2 4
  M Puig 4 6 6 13   V Azarenka 6 6
  B Mattek-Sands 4 79 3 Q   M Linette 3 0
Q   M Linette 6 676 Q   M Linette 1
18   J Janković 0r
13   V Azarenka 78 77
4   G Muguruza 6664
27   K Mladenovic 2 4
  Y Putintseva 4 2 WC   N Gibbs 6 6
WC   N Gibbs 6 6 WC   N Gibbs 1 0
  D Cibulková 4 6 6 4   G Muguruza 6 6
  J Larsson 6 1 2   D Cibulková 77 3 5
4   G Muguruza 636 7

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
7   B Bencic 1r
Q   Kr Plíšková 6 6 Q   Kr Plíšková 4
WC   P Badosa Gibert 3 3 Q   Kr Plíšková 5 6 4
Q   M Sakkari 1 3   I-C Begu 7 4 6
  I-C Begu 6 6   I-C Begu 6 1 77
29   S Lisicki 4 6 62
  I-C Begu 3 1
22   M Keys 6 6
22   M Keys 6 6
WC   L Robson 642   K Flipkens 4 2
  K Flipkens 77 6 22   M Keys 6 6
  E Bouchard 4 6 2 9   R Vinci 4 4
  L Hradecká 6 3 6   L Hradecká 6 4 65
9   R Vinci 1 6 77

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
14   S Errani 1 3
WC   N Osaka 6 2 6 WC   N Osaka 6 6
Q   P Parmentier 2 6 2 WC   N Osaka 5 0
  T Babos 77 6   T Babos 7 6
Q   A Tatishvili 622   T Babos 5 6 77
17   Ka Plíšková 7 2 60
  T Babos 2 6 4
2   A Kerber 6 3 6
25   A Pavlyuchenkova 1 6 1
Q   K Bertens 6 6 Q   K Bertens 6 4 6
  S Zheng 3 2 Q   K Bertens 6 2 0r
  A-L Friedsam 2 0 2   A Kerber 1 6 3
  B Strýcová 6 6   B Strýcová 1 1
2   A Kerber 6 6

QualifyingEdit

SeedsEdit

  1.   Jeļena Ostapenko (First round)
  2.   Yaroslava Shvedova (Qualifying competition)
  3.   Anett Kontaveit (First round)
  4.   Mariana Duque Mariño (First round)
  5.   Ana Konjuh (First round)
  6.   Naomi Broady (Qualifying competition)
  7.   Lara Arruabarrena (Qualifying competition)
  8.   Laura Siegemund (First round)
  9.   Polona Hercog (First round, retired)
  10.   Elena Vesnina (Qualified)
  11.   Kurumi Nara (First round)
  12.   Tatjana Maria (Qualifying competition)
  13.   Alison Riske (First round)
  14.   Anastasija Sevastova (First round)
  15.   Donna Vekić (Qualifying competition)
  16.   Lauren Davis (First round)
  17.   Francesca Schiavone (Qualified)
  18.   Aliaksandra Sasnovich (Qualified)
  19.   Kristýna Plíšková (Qualified)
  20.   Evgeniya Rodina (First round)
  21.   Tsvetana Pironkova (Qualifying competition)
  22.   Shelby Rogers (First round)
  23.   Lourdes Domínguez Lino (Qualified)
  24.   Magda Linette (Qualified)

QualifiersEdit

Qualifying drawEdit

First qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
1   Jeļena Ostapenko 5 2
WC   Sachia Vickery 7 6
WC   Sachia Vickery 2 4
23   Lourdes Domínguez Lino 6 6
  Stefanie Vögele 2 5
23   Lourdes Domínguez Lino 6 7

Second qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
2   Yaroslava Shvedova 6 6
  Patricia Maria Țig 3 3
2   Yaroslava Shvedova 3 3
19   Kristýna Plíšková 6 6
  Kateřina Siniaková 2 4
19   Kristýna Plíšková 6 6

Third qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
3   Anett Kontaveit 3 1
  Maria Sakkari 6 6
    Maria Sakkari 77 6
  Aleksandra Krunić 631
  Aleksandra Krunić 6 6
14   Anastasija Sevastova 4 3

Fourth qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
4   Mariana Duque Mariño 6 4 4
  Samantha Crawford 0 6 6
  Samantha Crawford 6 4 6
WC   Katie Swan 2 6 2
WC   Katie Swan 1 6 6
16   Lauren Davis 6 4 2

Fifth qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
5   Ana Konjuh 2 3
  Kiki Bertens 6 6
  Kiki Bertens 6 7
15   Donna Vekić 3 5
WC   Claire Liu 7 1 0
15   Donna Vekić 5 6 6

Sixth qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
6   Naomi Broady 6 6
  Çağla Büyükakçay 4 3
6   Naomi Broady 4 2
18   Aliaksandra Sasnovich 6 6
WC   Indy de Vroome 6268
18   Aliaksandra Sasnovich 77 710

Seventh qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
7   Lara Arruabarrena 6 6
  Julia Glushko 2 2
7   Lara Arruabarrena 2 2
  Jana Čepelová 6 6
  Jana Čepelová 7 6
20   Evgeniya Rodina 5 4

Eighth qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
8   Laura Siegemund 5 2
  Anna Tatishvili 7 6
    Anna Tatishvili 6 6
  Sesil Karatantcheva 2 2
  Sesil Karatantcheva 6 6
22   Shelby Rogers 3 4

Ninth qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
9   Polona Hercog 3 0r
WC   Fanny Stollár 6 3
WC   Fanny Stollár 77 2 4
  Pauline Parmentier 656 6
  Pauline Parmentier 2 7 77
13   Alison Riske 6 5 64

Tenth qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
10   Elena Vesnina 6 6
  Kateryna Kozlova 3 1
10   Elena Vesnina 6 6
21   Tsvetana Pironkova 2 1
  Louisa Chirico 4 2
21   Tsvetana Pironkova 6 6

Eleventh qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
11   Kurumi Nara 5 5
WC   Sorana Cîrstea 7 7
WC   Sorana Cîrstea 2 4
17   Francesca Schiavone 6 6
  Han Xinyun 7 0 2
17   Francesca Schiavone 5 6 6

Twelfth qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
12   Tatjana Maria 6 6
  Duan Yingying 1 3
12   Tatjana Maria 643
24   Magda Linette 77 6
  Tamira Paszek 4 2
24   Magda Linette 6 6

ReferencesEdit