The Australian Open 2017 Wildcard Play-off will be held from 12-18 December 2016 at Melbourne Park.

Tournament details

Category: Invitational
Venue: Melbourne Park, Melbourne
Date: 12-18 December 2016
Surface: Plexicushion (hard, outdoors)
Draw size: 16 (16 men, 16 women)
Balls: Wilson
Tickets: Entry is FREE

Latest News
Despite much resistance posed by his opponent and close friend Matt Reid, Ben Mitchell took the victory to secure a wildcard into the first round of the Australian Open.
Follow all our coverage of the Australian Open Wildcard Play-off as players battle it out for a main draw berth.
Read more
Scores & draws
Jarmila Gajdosova and Jelena Dokic at the 2014 Australian Open Wildcard Playoff. Photo by Matt Johnson.
Keep up to date with all the Australian Open Wildcard Play-off results as they unfold at Melbourne Park.
Check out our gallery of some of the best on-court snaps from the Australian Open Wildcard Play-off.
December Showdown
Jordan Thompson, winner of the men's Australian Open 2014 Wildcard Play-off at Melbourne Park; Getty Images
Your go-to guide to following all the action during the December Showdown at Melbourne Park.
Find out more