Summer of tennis: Your guide to what's on when

Milos Raonic of Canada with the trophy after winning last year's Brisbane International title.
Milos Raonic of Canada with the trophy after winning last year's Brisbane International title. Tertius Pickard


Queensland Tennis Centre, Brisbane, January 1-8

Began: 2009. Prizemoney: $1.83 million

Format: Men's and women's singles and doubles

Drawcards: Milos Raonic (world No.3) Stan Wawrinka (4), Kei Nishikori (5), Dominic Thiem (8), Rafael Nadal (9), Bernard Tomic (26); Angelique Kerber (1), Dominika Cibulkova (5), Karolina Pliskova (6), Garbine Muguruza (7), Samantha Stosur (21)

Defending singles champions: Milos Raonic, Victoria Azarenka


Perth Arena, January 1-7

Began: 1989. Prizemoney: $1 million

Format: Mixed teams (singles, mixed doubles)

Drawcards: Roger Federer (16), Nick Kyrgios (13), Richard Gasquet (18); Daria Gavrilova (25), Coco Vandeweghe (36), Heather Watson (76)

Defending champion: Australia (Kyrgios, Gavrilova)


Domain Tennis Centre, Hobart, January 6-14

Began: 1994. Prizemoney: $312,500

Format: Women's singles, doubles

Drawcards: Kiki Bertens (22), Anastasija Sevastova (34), Monica Niculescu (38), Alison Riske (39), Misaki Doi (40), Alize Cornet (41), Jelena Jankovic (134)

Defending singles champion: Alize Cornet


Olympic Park, Sydney, January 8-14

Began: 1885. Prizemoney: $1.53 million

Format: Men's and women's singles and doubles

Drawcards: Angelique Kerber (1), Agnieszka Radwanska (3), Dominika Cibulkova (5), Karolina Pliskova (6), Caroline Wozniacki (19), Samantha Stosur (21), Daria Gavrilova (25); Dominic Thiem (8), Viktor Troicki (29)

Defending singles champions: Viktor Troicki, Svetlana Kuznetsova


Darling Harbour, Sydney, January 9

Began: 2015

Format: Exhibition men's singles and doubles

Drawcards: Nick Kyrgios (13), Bernard Tomic (25), Rafael Nadal (9), Kei Nishikori (5)


Memorial Drive Tennis Centre, Adelaide, January 10-12

Began: 2009

Format: Exhibition men's singles and legends singles and doubles

Drawcards: Nick Kyrgios (13), Tomas Berdych (10), Bob and Mike Bryan, Mark Philippoussis (retired)

Defending champions: Goran Ivanisevic, Marin Cilic and Iva Majoli


Melbourne, January 10-13

Began: 1988

Format: Men's and women's exhibition singles

Drawcards: Bernard Tomic (26), David Goffin (11); Sabine Lisicki (94), Sorana Cirstea (80)

Defending men's champion: David Goffin (no women's competition in 2016)


Melbourne Park, January 16-29

Began: 1905. Prizemoney: $50 million

Format: Men's singles and doubles, women's singles and doubles, mixed doubles

Drawcards: Andy Murray (1), Novak Djokovic (2), Milos Raonic (3), Stan Wawrinka (4), Kei Nishikori (5), Rafael Nadal (9), Nick Kyrgios (13), Roger Federer (16), Bernard Tomic (26); Angelique Kerber (1), Serena Williams (2), Agnieszka Radwanska (3), Simona Halep (4), Dominika Cibulkova (5), Garbine Muguruza (7), Samantha Stosur (21), Daria Gavrilova (25)

Defending champions: Novak Djokovic, Angelique Kerber

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