2010 Medibank International Sydney

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2010 Medibank International Sydney
Date:   10 January – 16 January
Edition:   118th
Champions
Men's Singles
Cyprus Marcos Baghdatis
Women's Singles
Russia Elena Dementieva
Men's Doubles
Canada Daniel Nestor / Serbia Nenad Zimonjić
Women's Doubles
Zimbabwe Cara Black / United States Liezel Huber
Medibank International Sydney
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The 2010 Medibank International Sydney was a tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts. It was the 118th edition of the event known that year as the Medibank International Sydney, and was part of the ATP World Tour 250 series of the 2010 ATP World Tour, and of the WTA Premier tournaments of the 2010 WTA Tour. Both the men's and the women's events took place at the NSW Tennis Centre in Sydney, Australia, from 10 through 16 January 2010.

Coverage of the event was on Channel Seven, with live coverage of the day sessions and delayed coverage of the night sessions.

WTA entrants[edit]

Seeds[edit]

Country Player Rank* Seed
 USA Serena Williams 1 1
 RUS Dinara Safina 2 2
 RUS Svetlana Kuznetsova 3 3
 DEN Caroline Wozniacki 4 4
 RUS Elena Dementieva 5 5
 BLR Victoria Azarenka 7 6
 SRB Jelena Janković 8 7
 RUS Vera Zvonareva 9 8
  • As of 4 January 2010

Other Entrants[edit]

The following players received wildcards into the singles main draw:

The following players received entry into the singles main draw through qualifying:

The following players received entry into the singles main draw through the virtue of being a lucky loser:

ATP entrants[edit]

Seeds[edit]

Country Player Rank1 Seed
 FRA Gaël Monfils 13 1
 CZE Tomáš Berdych 20 2
  SUI Stanislas Wawrinka 21 3
 AUS Lleyton Hewitt 22 4
 USA Sam Querrey 25 5
 SRB Victor Troicki 29 6
 RUS Igor Andreev 35 7
 GER Benjamin Becker 40 8

Other Entrants[edit]

The following players received wildcards into the singles main draw:

The following players received entry into the singles main draw through qualifying:

The following players received the lucky loser spot:

Champions[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

Cyprus Marcos Baghdatis defeated France Richard Gasquet, 6–4, 7–6(7–2)

  • It was Baghdatis' first title of the year and fourth of his career.

Women's Singles[edit]

Russia Elena Dementieva defeated United States Serena Williams, 6–3, 6–2

  • It was Dementieva's first title of the year, 15th of her career, and her second consecutive title at the event.

Men's Doubles[edit]

Canada Daniel Nestor / Serbia Nenad Zimonjić defeated United Kingdom Ross Hutchins / Australia Jordan Kerr, 6–3, 7–6(7–5).

Women's Doubles[edit]

Zimbabwe Cara Black / United States Liezel Huber defeated Italy Tathiana Garbin / Russia Nadia Petrova, 6–1, 3–6, [10–3]

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