Miami Open Player Field Once
Again Unrivaled on Tour
The hottest ticket in tennis returns
to Miami featuring the best players in the world.
MIAMI, Fl. (www.miamiopen.com) – The Miami Open, the most glamorous event
on both the men’s and women’s tours, will once again be bringing the brightest
stars in tennis to the Crandon Park Tennis Center for a two-week sports and
entertainment spectacle that has become the place to be in Miami each spring.
The event received its 2016 official acceptance lists from the ATP and WTA
tours and, once again, the line-up is unrivaled among tour events.
With all 76
of the top ranked men and 72 of the top 73 ranked women currently entered, the
Miami Open player field ranks best on the tennis calendar. The player field
includes a combined 16 Grand Slam singles champions, seven men and nine women, so
whether you are looking to see a future Hall of Famer, a multiple Grand Slam
champion, or a rising star, all will be on display at the Crandon Park Tennis
Center during the event’s two weeks, March 21- April 3.
Tickets to the 2016 Miami Open
are on sale now and can be purchased by phone (305-442-3367) or online at www.miamiopen.com. An exhilarating two weeks of tennis,
fashion, food and fun conclude with the women’s final on Saturday, April 2 and
the men’s final on Sunday, April 3.
Individual session tickets start
at just $31 and packages begin at only $136. Don’t miss the chance to be a part
of the most glamorous event on both tours.
The 2016 ATP acceptance list features World No. 1 Novak Djokovic, an 11-time
Grand Slam winner and the two-time defending Miami Open champion, 14-time Grand
Slam winner Rafael Nadal, two-time Grand Slam champion Andy Murray, two-time
Grand Slam champion Stan Wawrinka, and former US Open champions Juan Martin del
Potro and Marin Cilic.
The women’s field for 2016 just as fierce, featuring 21-time Grand Slam
champion and eight-time Miami Open winner Serena Williams, seven-time Grand
Slam Champion Venus Williams, five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova,
two-time Grand Slam winner Victoria Azarenka and two-time Wimbledon Champion Petra
Kvitova and reigning Australian Open champion Angelique Kerber.
The Miami Open is more than just
a tennis event. Located in one of the world’s most beautiful vacation
destinations with a diverse fan base and exquisite dining and luxury shopping
offerings, the Miami Open has an energy and excitement that is uniquely Miami.
Qualifying rounds will be played
March 21-22 and will determine 12 additional slots in each singles draw. The
Miami Open will also award wildcards to five men and eight women. The main draw
begins on Tuesday, March 22 as the women take the court, followed by the first
round of the men’s main draw on Wednesday, March 23.