1996 Australian Open was a tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts at Melbourne Park in Melbourne in Victoria in Australia. It was the 84th edition of the Australian Open and was held from 15 through 28 January 1996.
defeated Boris Becker Michael Chang 6-2, 6-4, 2-6, 6-2
It was Becker's 6th and last career Grand Slam title and his 2nd Australian Open title.
defeated Monica Seles Anke Huber 6-4, 6-1
It was Seles' 9th and last career Grand Slam title and her 4th Australian Open title.
/ Stefan Edberg defeated Petr Korda Sébastien Lareau / Alex O'Brien 7-5, 7-5, 4-6, 6-1
It was Edberg's 9th and last career Grand Slam title and his 4th Australian Open title. It was Korda's 1st career Grand Slam title and his 1st Australian Open title.
/ Chanda Rubin defeated Arantxa Sánchez Vicario Lindsay Davenport / Mary Joe Fernandez 7-5, 2-6, 6-4
It was Rubin's only career Grand Slam title. It was Sánchez Vicario's 12th career Grand Slam title and her 4th and last Australian Open title.
/ Larisa Neiland defeated Mark Woodforde Nicole Arendt / Luke Jensen 4-6, 7-5, 6-0
It was Neiland's 6th and last career Grand Slam title and her 2nd Australian Open title. It was Woodforde's 11th career Grand Slam title and his 3rd Australian Open title.
defeated Björn Rehnquist Mathias Hellstrom 2-6, 6-2, 7-5
defeated Magdalena Grzybowska Nathalie Dechy 6-1, 4-6, 6-1
/ Daniele Bracciali defeated Jocelyn Robichaud Bob Bryan / Mike Bryan 3-6, 6-3, 6-3
/ Michaela Pa?tiková defeated Jitka Schönfeldová Olga Barabanschikova / Mirjana Lu?i? 6-1, 6-3