2010 Abierto Mexicano Telcel

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2010 Abierto Mexicano Telcel
Date February 22 – February 27
Edition 17th (men) / 10th (women)
Category ATP World Tour 500 (ATP)
WTA International tournaments (WTA)
Surface Clay / Outdoor
Location Acapulco, Mexico
Champions
Men's Singles
Spain David Ferrer
Women's Singles
United States Venus Williams
Men's Doubles
Poland Łukasz Kubot / Austria Oliver Marach
Women's Doubles
Slovenia Polona Hercog / Czech Republic Barbora Záhlavová-Strýcová

The 2010 Abierto Mexicano Telcel was a tennis tournament played on outdoor clay courts. It was the 17th edition of the men's tournament (10th for the women) of the Abierto Mexicano Telcel, and was part of the 500 series of the 2010 ATP World Tour, and was in the International category of tournaments on the 2010 WTA Tour. Both the men's and the women's events took place at the Fairmont Acapulco Princess in Acapulco, Mexico, from February 22 through February 27, 2010.

The men's singles draw included two time defending champion Nicolás Almagro, Fernando Verdasco - the 2010 SAP Open champion; Juan Carlos Ferrero - the 2010 Brasil Open champion; Fernando González, a semifinalist in the 2010 Movistar Open; the 2010 Movistar Open finalists Thomaz Bellucci and Juan Mónaco; the 2010 Heineken Open champion John Isner and 2010 Medibank International Sydney runner-up Richard Gasquet.

The women's singles draw included the defending champion and seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams, 2010 Open GDF Suez semifinalist Melanie Oudin, Gisela Dulko, Carla Suárez Navarro and Alizé Cornet.

ATP entrants[edit]

Seeds[edit]

Athlete Nationality Ranking* Seeding
Fernando Verdasco Spain Spain 11 1
Fernando González Chile Chile 12 2
David Ferrer Spain Spain 19 3
Juan Carlos Ferrero Spain Spain 22 4
John Isner United States United States 25 5
Nicolás Almagro Spain Spain 26 6
Juan Mónaco Argentina Argentina 27 7
Albert Montañés Spain Spain 30 8
  • Rankings as of February 15, 2010.

Other entrants[edit]

The following players received wildcards into the main draw:

The following players received entry from the qualifying draw:

WTA entrants[edit]

Seeds[edit]

Athlete Nationality Ranking* Seeding
Venus Williams United States United States 5 1
Ágnes Szávay Hungary Hungary 32 2
Gisela Dulko Argentina Argentina 35 3
Sorana Cîrstea Romania Romania 40 4
Carla Suárez Navarro Spain Spain 46 5
Sara Errani Italy Italy 49 6
Roberta Vinci Italy Italy 57 7
Polona Hercog Slovenia Slovenia 59 8
  • Rankings as of February 15, 2010.

Other entrants[edit]

The following players received wildcards into the main draw:

The following players received entry from the qualifying draw:

Champions[edit]

Men's singles[edit]

Spain David Ferrer def. Spain Juan Carlos Ferrero, 6–3, 3–6, 6–1

  • It was Ferrer's first title of the year and eighth of his career.

Women's singles[edit]

United States Venus Williams def. Slovenia Polona Hercog, 2–6, 6–2, 6–3

  • It was Venus' second title of the year and 43rd of her career. It was her second win at the event, defending her title from 2009.

Men's doubles[edit]

Poland Łukasz Kubot / Austria Oliver Marach def. Italy Fabio Fognini / Italy Potito Starace, 6–0, 6–0

Women's doubles[edit]

Slovenia Polona Hercog / Czech Republic Barbora Záhlavová-Strýcová def. Italy Sara Errani / Italy Roberta Vinci, 2–6, 6–1, [10–2]

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