2016 Australian Open – Men's singles

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Defending champion Novak Djokovic defeated Andy Murray in a rematch of the previous year's final, 6–1, 7–5, 7–6(7–3) to win the men's singles tennis title at the 2016 Australian Open. It was his record-equaling sixth Australian Open men's singles title (tying Roy Emerson) and eleventh major title overall. This was the fourth Australian Open final between the pair.[1][2] Murray became the second man in the Open Era (after Ivan Lendl) to lose five finals at the same major, and is the only one to have the distinction without having won the title.

Australian Lleyton Hewitt, a former finalist, two-time major champion and former world No. 1, played his last professional singles match at this event. He lost to David Ferrer in the second round.[3]

Seeds

01.  Serbia Novak Djokovic (champion)
02.  United Kingdom Andy Murray (final)
03.  Switzerland Roger Federer (semifinals)
04.  Switzerland Stan Wawrinka (fourth round)
05.  Spain Rafael Nadal (first round)
06.  Czech Republic Tomáš Berdych (quarterfinals)
07.  Japan Kei Nishikori (quarterfinals)
08.  Spain David Ferrer (quarterfinals)
09.  France Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (fourth round)
10.  United States John Isner (fourth round)
11.  South Africa Kevin Anderson (first round, retired)
12.  Croatia Marin Čilić (third round)
13.  Canada Milos Raonic (semifinals)
14.  France Gilles Simon (fourth round)
15.  Belgium David Goffin (fourth round)
16.  Australia Bernard Tomic (fourth round)
17.  France Benoît Paire (first round)
18.  Spain Feliciano López (third round)
19.  Austria Dominic Thiem (third round)
20.  Italy Fabio Fognini (first round)
21.  Serbia Viktor Troicki (third round)
22.  Croatia Ivo Karlović (first round, retired)
23.  France Gaël Monfils (quarterfinals)
24.  Spain Roberto Bautista Agut (fourth round)
25.  United States Jack Sock (second round)
26.  Spain Guillermo García-López (third round)
27.  Bulgaria Grigor Dimitrov (third round)
28.  Italy Andreas Seppi (third round)
29.  Australia Nick Kyrgios (third round)
30.  France Jérémy Chardy (second round)
31.  United States Steve Johnson (third round)
32.  Portugal João Sousa (third round)

Click on the seed number of a player to go to their draw section.

Qualifying

Wildcards

Draw

Key

Finals

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                     
1 Serbia Novak Djokovic 6 6 6
7 Japan Kei Nishikori 3 2 4
1 Serbia Novak Djokovic 6 6 3 6
3 Switzerland Roger Federer 1 2 6 3
3 Switzerland Roger Federer 77 6 6
6 Czech Republic Tomáš Berdych 64 2 4
1 Serbia Novak Djokovic 6 7 77
2 United Kingdom Andy Murray 1 5 63
23 France Gaël Monfils 3 6 3 4
13 Canada Milos Raonic 6 3 6 6
13 Canada Milos Raonic 6 5 77 4 2
2 United Kingdom Andy Murray 4 7 64 6 6
8 Spain David Ferrer 3 77 2 3
2 United Kingdom Andy Murray 6 65 6 6

Top half

Section 1

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
1 Serbia N Djokovic 6 6 6
South Korea H Chung 3 2 4 1 Serbia N Djokovic 6 6 77
WC France Q Halys 6 64 6 7 WC France Q Halys 1 2 63
Croatia I Dodig 4 77 4 5 1 Serbia N Djokovic 6 7 78
Serbia F Krajinović 2 1 0r 28 Italy A Seppi 1 5 66
United States D Kudla 6 6 0 United States D Kudla 5 4 4
Russia T Gabashvili 6 64 4 610 28 Italy A Seppi 7 6 6
28 Italy A Seppi 3 77 6 712 1 Serbia N Djokovic 6 61 6 4 6
22 Croatia I Karlović 64 4 1r 14 France G Simon 3 77 4 6 3
Argentina F Delbonis 77 6 2 Argentina F Delbonis 77 3 63 7 6
Czech Republic J Veselý 68 6 6 4 4 Q Argentina R Olivo 65 6 77 5 2
Q Argentina R Olivo 710 2 1 6 6 Argentina F Delbonis 3 2 1
Russia E Donskoy 6 3 6 6 14 France G Simon 6 6 6
Spain Í Cervantes 4 6 1 4 Russia E Donskoy 3 7 61 6 5
Canada V Pospisil 77 3 2 4 14 France G Simon 6 5 77 4 7
14 France G Simon 64 6 6 6

Section 2

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
9 France J-W Tsonga 6 4 6 6
Cyprus M Baghdatis 4 6 4 2 9 France J-W Tsonga 7 6 6
WC Australia O Jasika 6 3 6 6 WC Australia O Jasika 5 1 4
Ukraine I Marchenko 4 6 0 4 9 France J-W Tsonga 6 79 77
Spain P Andújar 7 4 65 2 Q France P-H Herbert 4 67 64
Q France P-H Herbert 5 6 77 6 Q France P-H Herbert 6 6 6
WC United States N Rubin 77 78 77 WC United States N Rubin 3 4 0
17 France B Paire 64 66 65 9 France J-W Tsonga 4 2 4
26 Spain G García-López 6 6 6 7 Japan K Nishikori 6 6 6
France P-H Mathieu 4 4 4 26 Spain G García-López 4 6 77 6
Dominican Republic V Estrella Burgos 4 61 6 2 Q Germany D Brands 6 1 60 3
Q Germany D Brands 6 77 4 6 26 Spain G García-López 5 6 3 4
United States A Krajicek 6 6 6 7 Japan K Nishikori 7 2 6 6
Q China D Wu 4 1 3 United States A Krajicek 3 65 3
Germany P Kohlschreiber 4 3 3 7 Japan K Nishikori 6 77 6
7 Japan K Nishikori 6 6 6

Section 3

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
3 Switzerland R Federer 6 6 6
Georgia (country) N Basilashvili 2 1 2 3 Switzerland R Federer 6 7 6
Lithuania R Berankis 1 6 4 2 Ukraine A Dolgopolov 3 5 1
Ukraine A Dolgopolov 6 3 6 6 3 Switzerland R Federer 6 3 6 6
Q Slovakia J Kovalík 4 61 5 27 Bulgaria G Dimitrov 4 6 1 4
Q Argentina M Trungelliti 6 77 7 Q Argentina M Trungelliti 3 6 2 5
Italy P Lorenzi 3 68 3 27 Bulgaria G Dimitrov 6 4 6 7
27 Bulgaria G Dimitrov 6 710 6 3 Switzerland R Federer 6 6 6
19 Austria D Thiem 6 78 4 77 15 Belgium D Goffin 2 1 4
Argentina L Mayer 2 66 6 60 19 Austria D Thiem 6 6 6
PR France J Benneteau 3 77 3 61 Spain N Almagro 3 1 3
Spain N Almagro 6 65 6 77 19 Austria D Thiem 1 6 62 5
United Kingdom K Edmund 6 64 6 3 1 15 Belgium D Goffin 6 3 77 7
Bosnia and Herzegovina D Džumhur 1 77 4 6 6 Bosnia and Herzegovina D Džumhur 4 6 4 2
Ukraine S Stakhovsky 6 3 4 4 15 Belgium D Goffin 6 0 6 6
15 Belgium D Goffin 3 6 6 6

Section 4

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
12 Croatia M Čilić 64 7 6 6
Netherlands T de Bakker 77 5 2 4 12 Croatia M Čilić 6 6 77
Spain A Ramos-Viñolas 6 6 6 Spain A Ramos-Viñolas 4 3 64
Croatia B Ćorić 2 2 3 12 Croatia M Čilić 4 65 5
Serbia D Lajović 65 4 6 6 0 24 Spain R Bautista Agut 6 77 7
United States S Querrey 77 6 4 2 0r Serbia D Lajović 6 2 6 2 1
Slovakia M Kližan 2 3 6 6 2 24 Spain R Bautista Agut 4 6 4 6 6
24 Spain R Bautista Agut 6 6 4 2 6 24 Spain R Bautista Agut 6 4 3 6 3
29 Australia N Kyrgios 6 7 6 6 Czech Republic T Berdych 4 6 6 1 6
Spain P Carreño Busta 2 5 2 29 Australia N Kyrgios 6 7 77
WC Japan Y Nishioka 65 1 4 Uruguay P Cuevas 4 5 62
Uruguay P Cuevas 77 6 6 29 Australia N Kyrgios 3 4 6 4
Netherlands R Haase 63 4 4 6 Czech Republic T Berdych 6 6 1 6
Q Bosnia and Herzegovina M Bašić 77 6 6 Q Bosnia and Herzegovina M Bašić 4 0 3
India Y Bhambri 5 1 2 6 Czech Republic T Berdych 6 6 6
6 Czech Republic T Berdych 7 6 6

Bottom half

Section 5

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
5 Spain R Nadal 66 6 6 64 2
Spain F Verdasco 78 4 3 77 6 Spain F Verdasco 6 3 3 64
Germany B Becker 1 3 6 2 Israel D Sela 4 6 6 77
Israel D Sela 6 6 2 6 Israel D Sela 5 6 1 64
Q United States R Harrison 5 4 4 Russia A Kuznetsov 7 3 6 77
Russia A Kuznetsov 7 6 6 Russia A Kuznetsov 6 77 77
Latvia E Gulbis 5 6 77 3 11 30 France J Chardy 4 65 65
30 France J Chardy 7 2 65 6 13 Russia A Kuznetsov 5 6 3 64
23 France G Monfils 6 6 6 23 France G Monfils 7 3 6 77
Q Japan Y Sugita 1 3 2 23 France G Monfils 7 6 6
Italy M Cecchinato 6 2 2 2 France N Mahut 5 4 1
France N Mahut 4 6 6 6 23 France G Monfils 7 6 6
Q France S Robert 6 6 6 Q France S Robert 5 3 2
LL United States B Fratangelo 2 2 2 Q France S Robert 6 66 4 7 7
United States R Ram 77 64 6 3 United States R Ram 1 78 6 5 5
11 South Africa K Anderson 64 77 3 0r

Section 6

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
13 Canada M Raonic 6 6 6
France L Pouille 1 4 4 13 Canada M Raonic 78 77 7
Tunisia M Jaziri 5 6 6 67 6 Spain T Robredo 66 65 5
Spain T Robredo 7 3 4 79 8 13 Canada M Raonic 6 6 6
Spain D Gimeno-Traver 1 6 3 2 21 Serbia V Troicki 2 3 4
Q United States T Smyczek 6 3 6 6 Q United States T Smyczek 4 65 64
Spain D Muñoz de la Nava 6 6 1 64 3 21 Serbia V Troicki 6 77 77
21 Serbia V Troicki 4 4 6 77 6 13 Canada M Raonic 6 6 5 4 6
25 United States J Sock 6 3 0 6 6 4 Switzerland S Wawrinka 4 3 7 6 3
Q United States T Fritz 4 6 6 3 4 25 United States J Sock 66 65 3
Japan T Daniel 62 5 7 77 1 Czech Republic L Rosol 78 77 6
Czech Republic L Rosol 77 7 5 65 6 Czech Republic L Rosol 2 3 63
Q Japan T Ito 4 3 77 2 4 Switzerland S Wawrinka 6 6 77
Q Czech Republic R Štěpánek 6 6 65 6 Q Czech Republic R Štěpánek 2 3 4
PR Russia D Tursunov 62 3 0r 4 Switzerland S Wawrinka 6 6 6
4 Switzerland S Wawrinka 77 6 0

Section 7

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
8 Spain D Ferrer 6 6 6
Q Germany P Gojowczyk 4 4 2 8 Spain D Ferrer 6 6 6
WC Australia J Duckworth 65 2 4 WC Australia L Hewitt 2 4 4
WC Australia L Hewitt 77 6 6 8 Spain D Ferrer 6 6 6
Brazil T Bellucci 6 6 6 31 United States S Johnson 1 4 4
WC Australia J Thompson 2 3 2 Brazil T Bellucci 3 2 2
United Kingdom A Bedene 3 4 63 31 United States S Johnson 6 6 6
31 United States S Johnson 6 6 77 8 Spain D Ferrer 6 6 7
18 Spain F López 6 6 6 10 United States J Isner 4 4 5
Q United Kingdom D Evans 1 0 4 18 Spain F López 77 64 77 68 6
Belgium S Darcis 6 6 3 5 1 Argentina G Pella 62 77 63 710 4
Argentina G Pella 2 3 6 7 6 18 Spain F López 710 65 2 4
WC Australia M Ebden 2 6 1 4 10 United States J Isner 68 77 6 6
Spain M Granollers 6 4 6 6 Spain M Granollers 3 66 62
Poland J Janowicz 3 67 3 10 United States J Isner 6 78 77
10 United States J Isner 6 79 6

Section 8

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
16 Australia B Tomic 64 6 6 6
Uzbekistan D Istomin 77 4 4 4 16 Australia B Tomic 6 6 65 7
Italy S Bolelli 78 77 62 77 Italy S Bolelli 4 2 77 5
PR United States B Baker 66 63 77 65 16 Australia B Tomic 6 77 6
Australia J Millman 3 5 77 5 Australia J Millman 4 64 2
Argentina D Schwartzman 6 7 62 0r Australia J Millman 4 6 6 4 7
Luxembourg G Müller 78 79 65 77 Luxembourg G Müller 6 4 2 6 5
20 Italy F Fognini 66 67 77 61 16 Australia B Tomic 4 4 64
32 Portugal J Sousa 6 6 6 2 United Kingdom A Murray 6 6 77
Kazakhstan M Kukushkin 3 4 3 32 Portugal J Sousa 6 7 3 6
Colombia S Giraldo 6 1 6 6 Colombia S Giraldo 3 5 6 1
United States D Young 4 6 3 2 32 Portugal J Sousa 2 6 2 2
France A Mannarino 66 4 6 3 2 United Kingdom A Murray 6 3 6 6
Australia S Groth 78 6 3 6 Australia S Groth 0 4 1
Germany A Zverev 1 2 3 2 United Kingdom A Murray 6 6 6
2 United Kingdom A Murray 6 6 6


References

General
  • Men's Singles Main Draw on ausopen.com
Specific
  1. ^ "Novak Djokovic beats Andy Murray to win the 2016 Australian Open final". Guardian. 31 January 2016. Retrieved 1 February 2016.
  2. ^ "Novak Djokovic beats Andy Murray to win sixth Australian Open title". BBC Sport. 31 January 2016. Retrieved 1 February 2016.
  3. ^ "Lleyton Hewitt to retire from tennis after 2016 Australian Open, Pat Rafter stands down as Davis Cup captain". abc.net.au.

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