2009 China Open (tennis)

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2009 China Open
Date:   October 2 – October 11
Edition:   11th
Category:   ATP World Tour 500 (men)
WTA Premier Series (women)
Champions
Men's Singles
Serbia Novak Djokovic
Women's Singles
Russia Svetlana Kuznetsova
Men's Doubles
United States Bob Bryan / United States Mike Bryan
Women's Doubles
Chinese Taipei Hsieh Su-Wei / China Peng Shuai
China Open
 < 2008 2010 > 

The 2009 China Open was a tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts. It was the 11th edition of the China Open, and was part of the ATP 500 Series of the 2009 ATP Tour, and of the Premier Series of the 2009 WTA Tour. Both the men's and the women's events were held at the Olympic Green Tennis Center in Beijing, People's Republic of China, from October 2 through October 11, 2009.

WTA entrants[edit]

Seeds[edit]

Country Player Rank1 Seed
 RUS Dinara Safina 1 1
 USA Serena Williams 2 2
 USA Venus Williams 3 3
 RUS Elena Dementieva 4 4
 DEN Caroline Wozniacki 5 5
 RUS Svetlana Kuznetsova 6 6
 RUS Vera Zvonareva 7 7
 SRB Jelena Janković 8 8
 BLR Victoria Azarenka 9 9
 ITA Flavia Pennetta 10 10
 SRB Ana Ivanovic 11 11
 POL Agnieszka Radwańska 12 12
 RUS Nadia Petrova 13 13
 FRA Marion Bartoli 14 14
 AUS Samantha Stosur 15 15
 CHN Li Na 16 16
 FRA Virginie Razzano 18 17
  • seeds are based on the rankings of September 28, 2009
  • Razzano became the 17th seed as Ivanovic withdrew due to upper respiratory tract infection

Other Entrants[edit]

The following players received wildcards into the singles main draw:

The following players received entry from the qualifying draw:

The following player received the lucky loser spot:

ATP entrants[edit]

Seeds[edit]

Country Player Rank1 Seed
 ESP Rafael Nadal 2 1
 SRB Novak Djokovic 4 2
 USA Andy Roddick 6 3
 RUS Nikolay Davydenko 8 4
 ESP Fernando Verdasco 9 5
 SWE Robin Söderling 11 6
 CHI Fernando González 12 7
 CRO Marin Čilić 15 8
  • seeds are based on the rankings of September 28, 2009

Other Entrants[edit]

The following players received wildcards into the singles main draw:

The following players received entry from the qualifying draw:

Champions[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

Serbia Novak Djokovic def. Croatia Marin Čilić, 6–2, 7–6(7–4)

  • It was Djokovic's 3rd title of the year and the 14th of his career.

Women's Singles[edit]

Russia Svetlana Kuznetsova def. Poland Agnieszka Radwańska, 6–2, 6–4

  • It was Kuznetsova's 3rd title of the year and 12th of her career.

Men's Doubles[edit]

United States Bob Bryan / United States Mike Bryan def. The Bahamas Mark Knowles / United States Andy Roddick, 6–4, 6–2

Women's Doubles[edit]

Chinese Taipei Hsieh Su-Wei / China Peng Shuai def. Russia Alla Kudryavtseva / Russia Ekaterina Makarova, 6–3, 6–1

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