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2016 Rakuten Japan Open Tennis Championships – Singles

Stan Wawrinka was the defending champion, but withdrew before the tournament began.

Singles
2016 Rakuten Japan Open Tennis Championships
ChampionAustralia Nick Kyrgios
Runner-upBelgium David Goffin
Final score4−6, 6−3, 7−5
Details
Draw32 (4Q / 3WC)
Seeds8
Events
Singles Doubles
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Nick Kyrgios won the title, defeating David Goffin in the final, 4−6, 6−3, 7−5. This was his first ATP 500 level title.

Contents

SeedsEdit

  1.   Kei Nishikori (Second round, retired)
  2.   Gaël Monfils (Semifinals)
  3.   Tomáš Berdych (First round)
  4.   Marin Čilić (Semifinals)
  5.   David Goffin (Final)
  6.   Nick Kyrgios (Champion)
  7.   Ivo Karlović (Quarterfinals)
  8.   Feliciano López (First round, retired)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Semifinals Final
          
5   David Goffin 7 6
4   Marin Čilić 5 4
5   David Goffin 6 3 5
6   Nick Kyrgios 4 6 7
6   Nick Kyrgios 6 6
2   Gaël Monfils 4 4

Top halfEdit

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
1   K Nishikori 4 6 6
LL   D Young 6 2 2 1   K Nishikori 4r
  M Kližan 6 3 3   J Sousa 3
  J Sousa 4 6 6   J Sousa 6 5 2
  J Veselý 3 6 6 5   D Goffin 1 7 6
  K Anderson 6 0 4   J Veselý 3 5
WC   Y Nishioka 5 2 5   D Goffin 6 7
5   D Goffin 7 6 5   D Goffin 7 6
4   M Čilić 6 4 6 4   M Čilić 5 4
  B Paire 0 6 3 4   M Čilić 4 7 7
Q   G Soeda 77 3 3   F Verdasco 6 5 5
  F Verdasco 626 6 4   M Čilić 7 6
PR   J Mónaco 77 77 PR   J Mónaco 5 1
  T Fritz 6265 PR   J Mónaco 77 6
Q   J Duckworth 6577 4 Q   J Duckworth 633
8   F López 77 642r

Bottom halfEdit

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
6   N Kyrgios 7 6
Q   R Harrison 5 2 6   N Kyrgios w/o
  S Robert 2 1 Q   R Štěpánek
Q   R Štěpánek 6 6 6   N Kyrgios 6 6
  M Granollers 1 6 3   G Müller 4 2
  M Baghdatis 6 3 6   M Baghdatis 3 4
  G Müller 79 6   G Müller 6 6
3   T Berdych 671 6   N Kyrgios 6 6
7   I Karlović 78 6677 2   G Monfils 4 4
  F Delbonis 6678 657   I Karlović 711 77
PR   J Tipsarević 6 6 PR   J Tipsarević 6965
WC   T Daniel 2 4 7   I Karlović 6666
  G Simon 7 4 6 2   G Monfils 78 78
  P Kohlschreiber 5 6 0   G Simon 1 4
WC   Y Sugita 3 1 2   G Monfils 6 6
2   G Monfils 6 6

QualifyingEdit

SeedsEdit

  1.   Mikhail Youzhny (First round)
  2.   Daniel Evans (First round)
  3.   Gastão Elias (First round)
  4.   Donald Young (Qualifying competition, Lucky loser)
  5.   Jared Donaldson (First round)
  6.   Radek Štěpánek (Qualified)
  7.   Vasek Pospisil (Qualifying competition, retired)
  8.   Ryan Harrison (Qualified)

QualifiersEdit

Lucky LosersEdit


Qualifying drawEdit

First qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
1   Mikhail Youzhny 2 2
PR   Matthew Ebden 6 6
PR   Matthew Ebden 2 2
    James Duckworth 6 6
  James Duckworth 77 6
5   Jared Donaldson 654

Second qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
2   Daniel Evans 3 6 4
WC   Akira Santillan 6 4 6
WC   Akira Santillan 2 6 4
6   Radek Štěpánek 6 3 6
WC   Yosuke Watanuki 4 4
6   Radek Štěpánek 6 6

Third qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
3   Gastão Elias 2 4
  Go Soeda 6 6
  Go Soeda 6 1
7   Vasek Pospisil 0 1r
  Duck-hee Lee 77 623
7   Vasek Pospisil 6177 6

Fourth qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
4   Donald Young 6 7
  Tatsuma Ito 3 5
4   Donald Young 7 1 4
8   Ryan Harrison 5 6 6
WC   Yasutaka Uchiyama 3 6 3
8   Ryan Harrison 6 3 6

ReferencesEdit