2011 Medibank International Sydney

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2011 Medibank International Sydney
2011 Medibank International Sydney.jpg
Date:   9 January – 15 January
Edition:   119th
Champions
Men's Singles
France Gilles Simon
Women's Singles
China Li Na
Men's Doubles
Czech Republic Lukáš Dlouhý / Australia Paul Hanley
Women's Doubles
Czech Republic Iveta Benešová / Czech Republic Barbora Záhlavová-Strýcová
Medibank International Sydney
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The 2011 Medibank International Sydney[1] was a tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts. It was the 119th edition of the Medibank International Sydney, and part of the ATP World Tour 250 series[1] of the 2011 ATP World Tour, and of the WTA Premier tournaments of the 2011 WTA Tour. Both the men's and the women's events took place at the NSW Tennis Centre in Sydney, Australia, from 9 to 15 January 2011.[1]

WTA entrants[edit]

Seeds[edit]

Country Player Rank* Seed
 DEN Caroline Wozniacki 1 1
 RUS Vera Zvonareva 2 2
 BEL Kim Clijsters 3 3
 AUS Samantha Stosur 6 4
 ITA Francesca Schiavone 7 5
 SRB Jelena Janković 8 6
 BLR Victoria Azarenka 10 7
 CHN Li Na 11 8

* As of 3 January 2011

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 player received entry into the singles main draw via a lucky loser spot:

ATP entrants[edit]

Seeds[edit]

Country Player Rank* Seed
 USA Sam Querrey 18 1
 CYP Marcos Baghdatis 20 2
 LAT Ernests Gulbis 24 3
 SRB Viktor Troicki 30 4
 FRA Richard Gasquet 29 5
 ESP Feliciano López 32 6
 ESP Guillermo García-López 33 7
 TPE Lu Yen-hsun 35 8

* Rankings are as of 3 January 2011. [1]

Other entrants[edit]

The following players received wildcards into the singles main draw:

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

[1]

Champions[edit]

Men's singles[edit]

France Gilles Simon def. Serbia Viktor Troicki, 7–5, 7–6(7–4)

  • It was Simon's first title of the year and 8th of his career.

Women's singles[edit]

China Li Na def. Belgium Kim Clijsters, 7–6(7–3), 6–3

  • It was Li's 1st title of the year and 4th of her career.

Men's doubles[edit]

Czech Republic Lukáš Dlouhý / Australia Paul Hanley def. United States Bob Bryan / United States Mike Bryan, 6–7(6–8), 6–3, [10–5]

Women's doubles[edit]

Czech Republic Iveta Benešová / Czech Republic Barbora Záhlavová-Strýcová def. Czech Republic Květa Peschke / Slovenia Katarina Srebotnik, 4–6, 6–4, [10–7].

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f http://www.atpworldtour.com/~/media/51B58EFB30F24718988F4EB2C768DC9B.ashx
  2. ^ Tennis Australia (30 December 2010). "Sydney homecoming for Dokić". medibankinternational.com.au. 
  3. ^ "Rodionova awarded Sydney wildcard". medibankinternational.com.au. 3 January 2011. 
  4. ^ http://www.medibankinternational.com.au/2011/01/ivanovic-forced-to-withdraw
  5. ^ "Del Potro takes Sydney Wild Card". atpworldtour.com. 8 December 2010. 
  6. ^ a b "Ebden awarded Sydney wildcard". medibankinternational.com.au. 8 January 2011. 

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