Apia International Sydney Tennis 2016 is a part of ATP World tour 2016 and WTA World Tour 2016. The Tennis tournament is played by Men’s Singles and doubles for 250 final winner points for ATP ranking table. The women singles and doubles for 470 final winner points at WTA world ranking.
The 2016 Apia International Tennis scheduled to take place from 10th January to 16th January at Sydney Olympic Park Tennis Centre. The event is 123rd edition of play from New South Wales. 2016 Apia international Sydney prize money for women will reach $1 Million as the winner’s share of $300,000. The previous year prize money total for WTA was $731,000. The ATP tour prize money Apia International Sydney Tennis 2016 is $500,000 and singles winner takes $80,000 share.
Jan 10 -16, 2016Sydney, New South Wales
Prize : $494,310/$731,000
Category: ATP & WTA
Dates : Jan 11 - Jan 17, 2015
Money : $436,630/$690,000
Surface : Hard
Edition : 123rd
Draw : 28S/32Q/16D
The Sydney International is called as Apia International Sydney Tennis as of 2012 for sponsorship reasons. Originally, Sydney International model was shaped in 1885, when colonial officials settled on choosing the best tennis player in each of the colonies and to utilize the tournament to help with selection to the Australasia Davis Cup team. However, it was played as a permanent annual event in 1935. After change of locations, since 2000, the tournament is played at the Sydney International Tennis Centre, in Homebush,a town of Western Sydney, Australia. There are 15 outdoor courts and a centre court at the venue. Both men’s and women’s event is played on outdoor hardcourts.
In 2016, the Apia International Sydney Tennis was held from 10th to 16th January and was part of the Australian Open Series in preparation for Grand Slam. In 2015, Juan Martín (Argentina) and Tsvetana Pironkova (Bulgaria) won men’s and women’s singles title respectively. Daniel Nestor (Canada) and Nenad Zimonjic (Serbia) were champions of men’s double event and Timea Babos (Hungary) and Lucie Safarova (Czech Republic) won Doubles title.
|Date:||Jan 10 - Jan 16, 2016|
|Category:||ATP& WTA International tournaments|
|Location:||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Men Singles -|
|Men Doubles -|
|Women Singles -|
|Women Doubles -|
|Men Singles - (Serbia) Viktor Troicki|
|Men Doubles - (India) Rohan Bopanna / (Canada) Daniel Nestor|
|Women Singles - (Czech Republic) Petra Kvitová|
|Women Doubles - (United States) Bethanie Mattek-Sands / (India) Sania Mirza|