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2016 Italian Open (tennis)

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The 2016 Italian Open[1][2][3] (also known as the 2016 Rome Masters[4] and sponsored title 2016 Internazionali BNL d'Italia) was a tennis tournament played on outdoor clay courts at the Foro Italico in Rome, Italy. It was the 73rd edition of the Italian Open and is classified as an ATP World Tour Masters 1000 event on the 2016 ATP World Tour and a Premier 5 event on the 2016 WTA Tour. It took place from 9–15 May 2016.

2016 Italian Open
Date9 – 15 May
Edition73rd
CategoryMasters 1000
Premier 5
Draw56S / 24D
56S / 28D
Prize money€4,300,755 (men)
€2,399,000 (women)
SurfaceClay
LocationRome, Italy
VenueForo Italico
Champions
Men's Singles
United Kingdom Andy Murray
Women's Singles
United States Serena Williams
Men's Doubles
United States Bob Bryan / United States Mike Bryan
Women's Doubles
Switzerland Martina Hingis / India Sania Mirza
← 2015 · Italian Open · 2017 →

Points and prize moneyEdit

Point distributionEdit

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Round of 64 Q Q2 Q1
Men's Singles 1000 600 360 180 90 45 10 25 16 0
Men's Doubles 0 N/A N/A N/A N/A
Women's Singles 900 585 350 190 105 60 1 30 20 1
Women's Doubles 1 N/A N/A N/A N/A

Prize moneyEdit

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Round of 64 Q2 Q1
Men's Singles €717,315 €351,715 €177,015 €90,010 €46,740 €24,640 €13,305 €3,065 €1,565
Women's Singles €432,100 €215,950 €107,860 €49,680 €24,630 €12,645 €6,500 €3,620 €1,860
Men's Doubles €222,150 €108,750 €54,550 €28,000 €14,470 €7,640 N/A N/A N/A
Women's Doubles €123,700 €62,470 €30,920 €15,565 €7,860 €3,895 N/A N/A N/A

ATP main draw entrantsEdit

SinglesEdit

SeedsEdit

Country Player Rank1 Seed
  SRB Novak Djokovic 1 1
  GBR Andy Murray 2 2
   SUI Roger Federer 3 3
   SUI Stan Wawrinka 4 4
  ESP Rafael Nadal 5 5
  JPN Kei Nishikori 6 6
  FRA Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 7 7
  CZE Tomáš Berdych 8 8
  ESP David Ferrer 9 9
  CAN Milos Raonic 10 10
  FRA Richard Gasquet 12 11
  BEL David Goffin 13 12
  AUT Dominic Thiem 14 13
  FRA Gaël Monfils 15 14
  ESP Roberto Bautista Agut 17 15
  RSA Kevin Anderson 19 16
  • Rankings are as of May 2, 2016.

Other entrantsEdit

The following players received wildcards into the main draw:

The following players received entry using a protected ranking into the main draw:

The following players received entry from the qualifying draw:

The following player received entry as a lucky loser:

WithdrawalsEdit

Before the tournament
During the tournament

RetirementsEdit

DoublesEdit

SeedsEdit

Country Player Country Player Rank1 Seed
  FRA Pierre-Hugues Herbert   FRA Nicolas Mahut 7 1
  CRO Ivan Dodig   BRA Marcelo Melo 11 2
  NED Jean-Julien Rojer   ROU Horia Tecău 11 3
  GBR Jamie Murray   BRA Bruno Soares 11 4
  USA Bob Bryan   USA Mike Bryan 15 5
  IND Rohan Bopanna   ROU Florin Mergea 24 6
  AUT Alexander Peya   SRB Nenad Zimonjić 40 7
  CAN Vasek Pospisil   USA Jack Sock 42 8
  • Rankings are as of May 2, 2016.

Other entrantsEdit

The following pairs received wildcards into the doubles main draw:

The following pair received entry as alternates:

WithdrawalsEdit

Before the tournament

RetirementsEdit

WTA main draw entrantsEdit

SinglesEdit

SeedsEdit

Country Player Rank1 Seed
  USA Serena Williams 1 1
  GER Angelique Kerber 3 2
  ESP Garbiñe Muguruza 4 3
  BLR Victoria Azarenka 5 4
  CZE Petra Kvitová 6 5
  ROU Simona Halep 7 6
  ITA Roberta Vinci 8 7
  ESP Carla Suárez Navarro 11 8
  RUS Svetlana Kuznetsova 12 9
  CZE Lucie Šafářová 13 10
   SUI Timea Bacsinszky 15 11
  USA Venus Williams 16 12
  SRB Ana Ivanovic 17 13
  ITA Sara Errani 18 14
  UKR Elina Svitolina 19 15
  CZE Karolína Plíšková 20 16
  • Rankings are as of May 2, 2016.

Other entrantsEdit

The following players received wildcards into the main draw:

The following players received entry from the qualifying draw:

WithdrawalsEdit

Before the tournament

DoublesEdit

SeedsEdit

Country Player Country Player Rank1 Seed
   SUI Martina Hingis   IND Sania Mirza 2 1
  USA Bethanie Mattek-Sands   CZE Lucie Šafářová 8 2
  HUN Tímea Babos   KAZ Yaroslava Shvedova 16 3
  CZE Andrea Hlaváčková   CZE Lucie Hradecká 21 4
  FRA Caroline Garcia   FRA Kristina Mladenovic 22 5
  TPE Chan Yung-jan   GER Anna-Lena Grönefeld 34 6
  RUS Ekaterina Makarova   RUS Elena Vesnina 39 7
  GER Julia Görges   CZE Karolína Plíšková 40 8
  • Rankings are as of May 2, 2016.

Other entrantsEdit

The following pairs received wildcards into the doubles main draw:

ChampionsEdit

Men's SinglesEdit

Women's SinglesEdit

Men's DoublesEdit

Women's DoublesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Roger Federer beats Alexander Zverev in Italian Open second round". BBC Sport. 11 May 2016. Retrieved 20 April 2018.
  2. ^ "Serena Williams: Star wins first WTA title in nine months". CNN. 16 May 2016. Retrieved 20 April 2018.
  3. ^ "At Italian Open, Serena Williams Ends a Long but Lean Drought". New York Times. 15 May 2016. Retrieved 20 April 2018.
  4. ^ "Andy Murray beats Novak Djokovic to win Rome Masters – as it happened". The Guardian. 15 May 2016. Retrieved 20 April 2018.

External linksEdit