Aircel Chennai Open 2012 Players and Online Tickets Booking details

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Aircel Chennai Open is a Tennis tournament conducted annually. The tournament will be played from  January 2nd to January 8th 2012.  The tournament comprises of two events - Men’s Singles and Doubles.  The tournament will be played on a hard court(Play Pave and features a total prize money of  $450,000. The venue of the event is SDAT Tennis Stadium in Chennai. The courts have the facility to accommodate 5800 spectators. Chennai Open 2012
will be the 17th  edition of the tournament. The tournament has witnessed some big players such as Carlos Moya, Boris Becker and Rafael Nadal.

Chennai open 2012:

This year’s event will feature 9 players who are seeded in the top 50 International men’s rankings. Besides twelve players from the top 100 rankings will also play in the tournament. The biggest expectations from the Indian’s point of view will be Somdev Devvarman . The Indian Express Mahesh Bhupathi and Leander Paes will feature in the Men’s doubles.

Top Players in Chennai Open with international rankings and Country:

  • Janko Tipsarevic from Serbia- 9
  • Nicolas Almagro of Spanish- 10
  • Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland -17
  • Marin Cilic of Croatia- 22
  • Milos Raonic of Canada -31,
  • Ivan Dodig of Croatia-36,
  • Robin Haase of Netherlands-45,
  • Fabio Fognini of Italy-48,
  • Xavier Malisse of Belgium-49,
  • Olivier Rochus of Belgium-67,
  • Yen-Hsun Lu of Taiwan-82,
  • Dudi Sela of Israel-84,
  • Somdev Dev Varman of India-85,
  • Steve Darcis of Belgium-88,
  • Pere Riba of Spain-89,
  • Victor Hanescu of Romania-90,
  • Blaz Kavcic of Slovenia,
  • Sam Querrey of USA-93,
  • Benoit Paire of France-94,
  • Eric Prodon of France-97 and
  • Andreas Beck of Germany-98.

The draws for the tournament will be announced on 31st December 2011. The qualifiers will also start on the same day. The main draw of the tournament will start on January 2nd 2012.

Online Ticket Booking :

Tickets for Chennai Open would  begin from November 28th 2011. Online Tickets can be  booked   via and . The tickets are available at prices of  Rs 5000, Rs 3000 and Rs 1500.