2016 Aegon Classic Birmingham

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2016 Aegon Classic Birmingham
Date13 – 19 June
Edition35th
CategoryWTA Premier
Draw32S / 16D
Prize money$846,000
SurfaceGrass
LocationBirmingham, England
VenueEdgbaston Priory Club
Champions
Singles
United States Madison Keys
Doubles
Czech Republic Karolína Plíšková / Czech Republic Barbora Strýcová
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The 2016 Aegon Classic Birmingham was a women's tennis tournament played on outdoor grass courts. It was the 35th edition of the event, and a Premier tournament on the 2016 WTA Tour. It took place at the Edgbaston Priory Club in Birmingham, England, on 13–19 June 2016.

Points and prize money[edit]

Point distribution[edit]

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Q Q2 Q1
Women's singles 470 305 185 100 55 1 25 / 18 13 1
Women's doubles 1 N/A N/A N/A N/A

Prize money[edit]

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Q Q2 Q1
Women's singles $ 146,200 $ 77,850 $ 41,555 $ 22,310 $ 11,930 $ 5,735 $ 3,400 $ 1,815 $ 1,005
Women's doubles $ 45,620 $ 24,340 $ 13,310 $ 6,780 $ 3,675 N/A N/A N/A N/A

Singles main draw entrants[edit]

Seeds[edit]

Country Player Rank1 Seed
 POL Agnieszka Radwańska 3 1
 GER Angelique Kerber 4 2
 ROU Simona Halep 5 3
  SUI Belinda Bencic 8 4
 CZE Petra Kvitová 11 5
 ESP Carla Suárez Navarro 15 6
 USA Madison Keys 16 7
 CZE Karolína Plíšková 17 8
 GBR Johanna Konta 18 9
  • 1 Rankings as of Jun 6, 2016.

Other entrants[edit]

The following players received wildcards into the main draw:

The following players received entry from the qualifying draw:

The following player received entry as a lucky loser:

Withdrawals[edit]

Before the tournament

Retirements[edit]

Doubles main draw entrants[edit]

Seeds[edit]

Country Player Country Player Rank1 Seed
 TPE Chan Hao-ching  TPE Chan Yung-jan 11 1
 IND Sania Mirza  USA Coco Vandeweghe 24 2
 CZE Andrea Hlaváčková  CZE Lucie Šafářová 25 3
 SLO Andreja Klepač  SLO Katarina Srebotnik 53 4
  • 1 Rankings as of June 6, 2016.

Other entrants[edit]

The following pairs received wildcards into the doubles main draw:

The following pair received entry as alternates:

Withdrawals[edit]

Before the tournament

Champions[edit]

Singles[edit]

Doubles[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]