1996 Japan Open Tennis Championships
|1996 Japan Open Tennis Championships|
$935,000 (men) |
|Surface||Hard / outdoor|
|Todd Woodbridge / Mark Woodforde|
|Kimiko Date / Ai Sugiyama|
The 1996 Japan Open Tennis Championships was a combined men's and women's tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts at the Ariake Coliseum in Tokyo in Japan that was part of the Championship Series of the 1996 ATP Tour and of Tier III of the 1996 WTA Tour. The tournament ran from April 15 through April 21, 1996.
- It was Sampras' 4th title of the year and the 42nd of his career.
- It was Date's 1st title of the year and the 6th of her career.
- It was Woodbridge's 5th title of the year and the 45th of his career. It was Woodforde's 6th title of the year and the 49th of his career.
- It was Date's 2nd title of the year and the 7th of her career. It was Sugiyama's only title of the year and the 3rd of her career.