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Viktor Troicki wins 2016 WTA Apia International title of Tennis

World No. 22 Viktor Troicki from Serbia has won the 2016 WTA Apia International title of Tennis in the men’s single category.

He defended this tittle by defeated Grigor Dimitrov from Bulgaria by 2–6, 6–1, 7–6, (9–7) score in the final match played at Sydney, Australia.

It was overall his third ATP’s single career title after 2010 Kremlin Cup and 2015 Apia International Sydney title.

Men’s Doubles

Jamie Murray (United Kingdom) and Bruno Soares (Brazil) pair won the 2016 WTA Apia International title in the men’s double category.

In the final match they defeated Rohan Bopanna (India) and Florin Mergea (Romania) pair by 6–3, 7–6(8–6) score.

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Winners of men’s & women’s single title of Sydney International Tennis tournament

Men’s single title

Viktor Troicki of Serbia has won the men’s single title of Sydney International Tennis tournament 2015.

In the finals, he defeated Russia’s Mikhail Kukushkin by score of 6-2, 6-3.

It is Viktor Troicki’s 2nd career title. His first title was 2010 Kremlin Cup.

Women’s single title

Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic has won the women’s single title of Sydney International Tennis tournament 2015.

In the finals, she defeated Karolina Pliskova of Czech Republic by score of 7-6, 7-6.

It is Petra Kvitova’s 15th career title. She is two times Wimbledon Champion (2011 and 2014) and currently ranked World no. 4.

Sydney International Tennis Tournament

  • It is also known as Apia International Sydney, is one of the oldest professional tennis tournaments in the world, dating to 1885.
  • It is currently noted as an ATP 250 point event on the men’s tour and a WTA Premier event on the women’s tour.
  • It is played annually at the Sydney Olympic Park Tennis Centre in Homebush, New South Wales, Australia.

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