2020 Brisbane International

The 2020 Brisbane International was a professional tennis tournament on the 2020 WTA Tour. It was played on outdoor hard courts in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. This was the twelfth edition of the tournament, which took place at the Queensland Tennis Centre in Tennyson from 6 to 12 January 2020[1] as part of the Australian Open Series in preparation for the first Grand Slam of the year. The ATP Tour edition of the event was replaced this year by the first edition of the ATP Cup.

2020 Brisbane International
Date6 – 12 January 2020
Edition12th
CategoryWTA Premier
Prize money$1,500,000
SurfaceHard
LocationTennyson, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
VenueQueensland Tennis Centre
Champions
Singles
Czech Republic Karolína Plíšková
Doubles
Chinese Taipei Hsieh Su-wei / Czech Republic Barbora Strýcová
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Points and prize moneyEdit

Point distributionEdit

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Q Q3 Q2 Q1
Singles 470 305 185 100 55 1 25 18 13 1
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
Singles $266,000 $142,000 $75,050 $40,600 $22,050 $12,000 $6,500 $3,400 $1,900
Doubles * $84,000 $44,800 $25,000 $12,900 $7,000 N/A N/A N/A N/A

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

Singles main draw entrantsEdit

SeedsEdit

Country Player Rank1 Seed
  AUS Ashleigh Barty 1 1
  CZE Karolína Plíšková 2 2
  JPN Naomi Osaka 3 3
  UKR Elina Svitolina 6 4
  CZE Petra Kvitová 7 5
  NED Kiki Bertens 9 6
  GBR Johanna Konta 12 7
  USA Madison Keys 13 8
  • 1 Rankings are as of 30 December 2019.

Other entrantsEdit

The following players received wildcards into the singles main draw:

The following players received entry from the qualifying draw:

Doubles main draw entrantsEdit

SeedsEdit

Country Player Country Player Rank1 Seed
  TPE Hsieh Su-wei   CZE Barbora Strýcová 5 1
  USA Nicole Melichar   CHN Xu Yifan 28 2
  TPE Chan Hao-ching   TPE Latisha Chan 30 3
  CZE Květa Peschke   NED Demi Schuurs 35 4
  • 1 Rankings are as of 30 December 2019.

Other entrantsEdit

The following pair received a wildcard into the doubles main draw:

WithdrawalsEdit

During the tournament

ChampionsEdit

SinglesEdit

DoublesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Provisional Schedule, Brisbane International
  2. ^ "Australia's Hon receives Brisbane wildcard". www.centralwesterndaily.com.au.
  3. ^ "Maria Sharapova accepts wild card ahead of Australian Open 2020". Essencially Sports. Retrieved 30 December 2019.
  4. ^ a b "Venus Williams joins strongest ever Brisbane International field". www.brisbaneinternational.com.au.

External linksEdit