Who won what: The lead up to the 2017 Australian Open

It feels like the 2017 tennis season has only just begun and yet it’s already nearly time for the first Grand Slam of the year. Will the players who are in good form with early season tournament wins carry this over to the 2017 Australian Open?

Note – We’ve used photos from GSG’s archives rather than using someone else’s photos of the tournament winners, which is always policy.

Men’s and Women’s Champions from 2017 Tournaments so far.

Hopman Cup, Perth, Australia – Mixed Teams

Won by France

1-7 January 2017

Champions – France Kristina Mladenovic and Richard Gasquet defeated USA (Coco Vandeweghe and Jack Sock)

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Brisbane International, Brisbane, Australia

Won by Karolina Pliskova and Grigor Dimitrov

1-8 January 2017

WTA Premier Tournament

Champion: Karolina Pliskova defeated Alize Cornet 6-0, 6-3

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Alize Cornet

Alize Cornet

ATP 250 Tournament

Champion: Grigor Dimitrov defeated Kei Nishikori 6-2, 2-6, 6-3

Grigor Dimitrov in his Round 3 match v Andy Murray

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Shenzhen Open, Shenzhen, China

Won by Katerina Siniakova

1-7 January 2017

WTA International Tournament

Champion: Katerina Siniakova defeated Alison Riske 6-3, 6-4

Qatar ExxonMobil Open, Doha, Qatar

Won by Novak Djokovic

2-7 January 2017

ATP 250 Tournament

Champion: Novak Djokovic defeated Andy Murray 6-3, 5-7, 6-4

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ASB Classic, Auckland, New Zealand

Won by Lauren Davis

2-7 January 2017

WTA International Tournament

Champion: Lauren Davis defeated Ana Konjuh 6-3, 6-1




Aircel Chennai Open, Chennai, India

Won by Roberto Bautista Agut

2-8 January 2017

ATP 250 Tournament

Champion: Roberto Bautista Agut defeated Daniil Medvedev 6-3, 6-4

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Hobart International, Hobart, Australia

Won by Elise Mertens

8-14 January 2017

WTA International Tournament

Champion: Elise Mertens v Monica Niculescu 6-3, 6-1

Apia International, Sydney, Australia

Won by Johanna Konta and Gilles Muller

8-14 January 2016

WTA Premier Tournament

Champion: Johanna Konta defeated Agnieszka Radwanska 6-4, 6-2

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ATP 250 Tournament

Champion: Gilles Muller defeated Daniel Evans 7-6, 6-2

Gilles made an amazing tear worthy victory speech after winning his first ATP tournament after 17 years on tour, and talked about how amazing it was to win with his wife and two boys watching. The kids were super cute during the whole final, and after the match they came on court and had a hit.

Dan Evans

Dan Evans

ASB Classic, Auckland, New Zealand

Won by Jack Sock

9-14 January 2016

ATP 250 Tournament

Champion: Jack Sock defeated Joao Sousa 6-3, 5-7, 6-3




Priceline Pharmacy Kooyong Classic, Melbourne, Australia

Won by David Goffin

10-13 January 2017

Champion: David Goffin defeated Ivo Karlovic 7-6 (reduced to one set due to rain)

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View the breakdown of the 2017 Australian Open prize money in Australian & US dollars and the 2017 Australian Open Men’s and Women’s Draws.

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