Out of the inaugural Shanghai Open that was originally held in 1996, the Shanghai Masters entered a new dimension in 2009 when in it became one of the nine ATP World Tour Masters 1000 tournaments, second only to the Grand Slam tournament.
It now draws the very best players on the globe. The latest two editions are proof to that evolution, witnessing to epic fights on the hard courts of the Qizhong Forest Sports City Arena. Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic consecutively won the Shanghai Rolex Masters during tough matches against the French players Gilles Simon and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.
Shanghai Rolex Masters 2016
5500 Yuanjiang Rd
From Saturday 8 October to Sunday 16 October 2016
From 1,262 CNY for the first rounds
Between 3,203 and 6,440 CNY for the final