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Dubai Tennis Championships 2009

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Barclays Dubai Tennis Championship 2009

  winner finalists semi-finalists quarter-finalists round 3 round 2 round 1
prizemoney $350,000 $175,000 $87,500 $40,000 $20,000 $10,275 $5,400
points 800 550 350 200 110 60 1
Player line up for 2009 Dubai Tennis Open (with rank as of February 2009)
2009 Women tennis players
2009 Men tennis players
1. Serena Williams, USA
2. Dinara Safina, Russia
3. Jelena Jankovic, Serbia
4. Elena Dementieva, Russia (2008 DTC winner)
5. Vera Zvonareva, Russia
6. Venus Williams, USA (2009 DTC winner)
7. Svetlana Kuznetsova, Russia
8. Ana Ivanovic, Serbia
9. Agnieszka Radwanska, Poland
10. Nadia Petrova, Russia
11. Marion Bartoli, France
14. Alize Cornet, France
16. Maria Sharapova, Russia (withdrew 04 Feb 2009)
18. Dominika Cibulkova, Slovakia
19. Anna Chakvetadze, Russia
20. Jie Zheng, China
21. Anabel Medina Garrigues Spain
23. Amelie Mauresmo, France (withdrew 16 Feb 2009)
24. Kaia Kanepi, Estonia
25. Agnes Szavay, Hungary
26. Ai Sugiyama, Japan
27. Sybille Bammer, Austria
28. Alisa Kleybanova, Russia
29. Na Li, China
32. Sara Errani, Italy
33. Daniela Hantuchova, Slovakia
37. Maria Kirilenko, Russia
38. Francesca Schiavone, Italy
42. Samantha Stosur, Australia
47. Magdalena Rybarikova, Slovakia
48. Shahar Peer, Israel (denied UAE entry visa)
53. Ekaterina Makarova, Russia
62. Yung-Jan Chan, Taipei
83. Ayumi Morita, Japan (replaced Ms Peer)
87. Sania Mirza, India
1. Rafael Nadal, Spain (withdrew 19 Feb 2009)
2. Roger Federer, Switzerland (withdrew 17 Feb 2009)
3. Novak Djokovic, Serbia
4. Andy Murray, Scotland (UK) (withdrew 26 Feb 2009)
5. Nikolay Davydenko, Russia (withdrew, reason unknown)
6. Andy Roddick, USA (DTC winner 2008) (withdrew 21 Feb 2009)
8. Gilles Simon, France
9. Fernando Verdasco, Spain (withdrew, ankle injury)
12. David Ferrer, Spain
21. Igor Andreev, Russia
22. Marin Cilic, Croatia
25. Ivo Karlovic, Croatia
26. Richard Gasquet, France
28. Feliciano Lopez, Spain
30. Dmitry Tursunov, Russia
31. Rainer Schuettler, Germany
32. Jurgen Melzer, Austria
37. Simone Bolelli, Italy
38. Philipp Kohlschreiber, Germany
41. Victor Hanescu, Romania
44. Julien Benneteau, France
49. Viktor Troicki, Serbia
50. Janko Tipsarevic, Serbia
62. Mikhail Youzhny, Russia
Andy Ram, Israel/Uruguay (visa approved 19 Feb 2009)
Israel Dubai visa controversy

There was some controversy when Dubai denied a visa to the Israeli women's singles player, Shahar Peer. The reaction, and possible cancellation of Dubai as part of the WTA tour reportedly prompted a policy rethink to grant Andy Ram, an Israeli men's doubles player, a "special permit " for a visa to enter the UAE.

Last update Sunday 20-Mar-2011
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