Seeded players Australian open 2016

top 16 Australian open 2016

The Australian open grand slam tournament 2016 will be played from monday the 18th of january until sunday the 31st of january. It will be the 105th Championships at the Australian Open and the first grand slam tournament of the year. At the Rod Laver arena there will be played in the men’s singles, women’s singles, men’s and women’s doubles + mixed doubles, on this page you’ll find the seeded players (top 16) of the men’s singles game and their record at the Australian open.

Seeded players at the Australian open 2016 (top 16 men’s)

Novak Djokovic
COUNTRY:SERBIA
BIRTH DATE:22 MAY 1987
BIRTH PLACE:BELGRADE, SERBIA
RESIDENCE:MONTE-CARLO, MONACO
HEIGHT:1.88 METRES (6 FT. 2 IN.) / WEIGHT:78.2 KILOS (172 LBS.)
PLAYS:RIGHT HANDED

TOURNAMENT INFO
Australian opens played: 11
Events entered: men’s singles
Best singles performance: winner (2008, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015)

Andy Murray
COUNTRY:UNITED KINGDOM
BIRTH DATE:15 MAY 1987
BIRTH PLACE:GLASGOW, SCOTLAND
RESIDENCE:LONDON, ENGLAND
HEIGHT:1.91 METRES (6 FT. 3 IN.) / WEIGHT:84.1 KILOS (185 LBS.)
PLAYS:RIGHT HANDED

TOURNAMENT INFO
Australian opens played: 10
Events entered: men’s singles
Best singles performance: finalist (2010, 2011, 2013, 2015)

Roger Federer
COUNTRY:SWITZERLAND
BIRTH DATE:8 AUGUST 1981
BIRTH PLACE:BASEL, SWITZERLAND
RESIDENCE:SWITZERLAND
HEIGHT:1.85 METRES (6 FT. 1 IN.) / WEIGHT:85 KILOS (187 LBS.)
PLAYS:RIGHT HANDED

TOURNAMENT INFO
Australian opens played: 16
Events entered: men’s singles
Best singles performance: winner (2004, 2006, 2007, 2010)

Stan Wawrinka
COUNTRY:SWITZERLAND
BIRTH DATE:28 MARCH 1985
BIRTH PLACE:LAUSANNE, SWITZERLAND
RESIDENCE:ST. BARTHELEMY, SWITZERLAND
HEIGHT:1.83 METRES (6 FT. 0 IN.) / WEIGHT:81.4 KILOS (179 LBS.)
PLAYS:RIGHT HANDED

TOURNAMENT INFO
Australian opens played: 10
Events entered: men’s singles
Best singles performance: winner (2014)

Rafael Nadal
COUNTRY:SPAIN
BIRTH DATE:3 JUNE 1986
BIRTH PLACE:MANACOR, MALLORCA, SPAIN
RESIDENCE:MANACOR, MALLORCA, SPAIN
HEIGHT:1.85 METRES (6 FT. 1 IN.) / WEIGHT:85.5 KILOS (188 LBS.)
PLAYS:LEFT HANDED

TOURNAMENT INFO
Australian opens played: 10
Events entered: men’s singles
Best singles performance: winner (2009)

Tomas Berdych
COUNTRY:CZECH REPUBLIC
BIRTH DATE:17 SEPTEMBER 1985
BIRTH PLACE:VALASSKE MEZIRICI, CZECH REPUBLIC
RESIDENCE:MONTE-CARLO, MONACO
HEIGHT:1.96 METRES (6 FT. 5 IN.) / WEIGHT:90.9 KILOS (200 LBS.)
PLAYS:RIGHT HANDED

TOURNAMENT INFO
Australian opens played: 12
Events entered: men’s singles
Best singles performance: semi finalist (2014, 2015)

Kei Nishikori
COUNTRY:JAPAN
BIRTH DATE:29 DECEMBER 1989
BIRTH PLACE:SHIMANE, JAPAN
RESIDENCE:BRADENTON, FLORIDA, USA
HEIGHT:1.78 METRES (5 FT. 10 IN.) / WEIGHT:75 KILOS (165 LBS.)
PLAYS:RIGHT HANDED

TOURNAMENT INFO
Australian opens played: 6
Events entered: men’s singles
Best singles performance: quarter finalist (2012, 2015)

Marin Cilic
COUNTRY:CROATIA
BIRTH DATE:28 SEPTEMBER 1988
BIRTH PLACE:MEDJUGORJE, BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA
RESIDENCE:MONTE-CARLO, MONACO
HEIGHT:1.98 METRES (6 FT. 6 IN.) / WEIGHT:89.1 KILOS (196 LBS.)
PLAYS:RIGHT HANDED

TOURNAMENT INFO
Australian opens played: 7
Events entered: men’s singles
Best singles performance: semi finalist (2010)

David Ferrer
COUNTRY:SPAIN
BIRTH DATE:2 APRIL 1982
BIRTH PLACE:JAVEA, SPAIN
RESIDENCE:VALENCIA, SPAIN
HEIGHT:1.75 METRES (5 FT. 9 IN.) / WEIGHT:72.7 KILOS (160 LBS.)
PLAYS:RIGHT HANDED

TOURNAMENT INFO
Australian opens played: 13
Events entered: men’s singles
Best singles performance: semi finalist (2011, 2013)

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
COUNTRY:FRANCE
BIRTH DATE:17 APRIL 1985
BIRTH PLACE:LE MANS, FRANCE
RESIDENCE:GINGINS, SWITZERLAND
HEIGHT:1.88 METRES (6 FT. 2 IN.) / WEIGHT:90.9 KILOS (200 LBS.)
PLAYS:RIGHT HANDED

TOURNAMENT INFO
Australian opens played: 8
Events entered: men’s singles
Best singles performance: finalist (2008)

John Isner
COUNTRY:UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
BIRTH DATE:26 APRIL 1985
BIRTH PLACE:GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA, USA
RESIDENCE:TAMPA, FLORIDA, USA
HEIGHT:2.08 METRES (6 FT. 10 IN.) / WEIGHT:108.2 KILOS (238 LBS.)
PLAYS:RIGHT HANDED

TOURNAMENT INFO
Australian opens played: 7
Events entered: men’s singles
Best singles performance: 4th Round (2010)

Kevin Anderson
COUNTRY:SOUTH AFRICA
BIRTH DATE:18 MAY 1986
BIRTH PLACE:JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA
RESIDENCE:GULF STREAM, FLORIDA, USA
HEIGHT:2.03 METRES (6 FT. 8 IN.) / WEIGHT:89.5 KILOS (197 LBS.)
PLAYS:RIGHT HANDED

TOURNAMENT INFO
Australian opens played: 8
Events entered: men’s singles
Best singles performance: 4th Round (2013, 2014, 2015)

Milos Raonic
COUNTRY:CANADA
BIRTH DATE:27 DECEMBER 1990
BIRTH PLACE:PODGORICA, MONTENEGRO
RESIDENCE:MONTE CARLO, MONACO
HEIGHT:1.96 METRES (6 FT. 5 IN.) / WEIGHT:98.2 KILOS (216 LBS.)
PLAYS:RIGHT HANDED

TOURNAMENT INFO
Australian opens played: 5
Events entered: men’s singles
Best singles performance: quarter finalist (2015)

Gilles Simon
COUNTRY:FRANCE
BIRTH DATE:27 DECEMBER 1984
BIRTH PLACE:NICE, FRANCE
RESIDENCE:NEUCHÂTEL, SWITZERLAND
HEIGHT:1.83 METRES (6 FT. 0 IN.) / WEIGHT:70 KILOS (154 LBS.)
PLAYS:RIGHT HANDED

TOURNAMENT INFO
Australian opens played: 9
Events entered: men’s singles
Best singles performance: quarter finalist (2009)

David Goffin
COUNTRY:BELGIUM
BIRTH DATE:7 DECEMBER 1990
BIRTH PLACE:ROCOURT, BELGIUM
RESIDENCE:LIÈGE, BELGIUM
HEIGHT:1.8 METRES (5 FT. 11 IN.) / WEIGHT:68.2 KILOS (150 LBS.)
PLAYS:RIGHT HANDED

TOURNAMENT INFO
Australian opens played: 2
Events entered: men’s singles
Best singles performance: 2nd round (2015)

Bernard Tomic
COUNTRY:AUSTRALIA
BIRTH DATE:21 OCTOBER 1992
BIRTH PLACE:STUTTGART, GERMANY
RESIDENCE:MONTE-CARLO, MONACO
HEIGHT:1.96 METRES (6 FT. 5 IN.) / WEIGHT:91.4 KILOS (201 LBS.)
PLAYS:RIGHT HANDED

TOURNAMENT INFO
Australian opens played: 7
Events entered: men’s singles
Best singles performance: 4th round (2012, 2015)

(read more on the website of the Australian open 2016: Full draw and seeded players (1-32)

Author: Vincent Bons // Photography: © Australian open

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