(December 20, 2015) Top seed James Duckworth was awarded a wildcard into the men’s singles main draw of Australian Open 2016 following Benjamin Mitchell’s withdrawal, in the Australian Open Play-off final, due to the birth of his first child.
Maddison Inglis defeated Arina Rodionova 6-4, 6-2, to win her spot in the women’s singles main draw in January.
Bradley Mousley and Jess Moore defeated Canberra duo James Frawley and Alison Bai 4-1 , 4-0 at the Win a Wildcard final, earning themselves a place in the mixed doubles event.
Australian Open 2016 wildcards
|Men’s singles||Women’s singles|
|James Duckworth (NSW)||Australian Open Play-off||Maddison Inglis||Australian Open Play-off|
|Lleyton Hewitt (SA)||Discretionary wildcard||Priscilla Hon||18/u Australian Championships|
|Yoshihito Nishioka (JPN)||Asia Pacific Wildcard Play-off||Tammi Patterson||Australian Pro Tour|
|Noah Rubin (USA)||US Open Reciprocal||Han Xinyun (CHN)||Asia Pacific Wildcard Play-off|
|Roland Garros Reciprocal||Samantha Crawford (USA)||US Open Reciprocal|
|Three discretionary wildcards TBC||Roland Garros Reciprocal|
|Two discretionary wildcards TBC|