The Acapulco Open is an outdoor hardcourt tennis tournament on the ATP Tour that is held in Acapulco, Mexico.
The first Mexican open was in 1993 with Thomas Muster winning the inaugural men’s singles event.
From 1993 until 2013, the tournament was played on red clay but in 2014 the court surface was changed to an outdoor hard court.
Table of Contents
- Quick Facts on the Acapulco Open
- When did the 2022 Acapulco Open take place?
- How do you get tickets for the 2023 Acapulco Open?
- 2022 Acapulco Open Players
- 2022 Acapulco Open Schedule
- 2022 Acapulco Open Draw
- 2022 Acapulco Open Prize Money and Ranking Points
- Mexican Open Past Winners
Quick Facts on the Acapulco Open
|Tournament Name:||Acapulco Open (Mexican Open)|
|ATP Tour Level:||ATP 500|
|Court Surface:||Outdoor hardcourt|
|Defending Champion(s):||Rafael Nadal (Singles), Feliciano Lopez and Stefanos Tsitsipas (Doubles)|
|Draw Size:||32 Singles, 16 Doubles|
|Prize Money:||$1,832,890 (2022)|
|Facebook Page:||Official Facebook Page|
|Twitter:||Official Twitter Account|
|Instagram:||Official Instagram Account|
When did the 2022 Acapulco Open take place?
The 2022 Mexican Open in Acapulco took place from the 21st to the 26th of February 2022.
How do you get tickets for the 2023 Acapulco Open?
Tickets for the 2023 tournament are not yet available.
For more details as to when tickets will go on sale, keep an eye on the official tournament website.
2022 Acapulco Open Players
The following top ATP players have been included in the entry list for the 2022 Mexican Open.
|Player’s Name||Current ATP Ranking*|
|Pablo Carreno Busta||21|
2022 Acapulco Open Schedule
|Monday, 21 February 2022||1st Round Matches|
|Tuesday, 22 February 2022||1st Round Matches|
|Wednesday, 23 February 2022||2nd round Matches|
|Thursday, 24 February 2022||Quarterfinal Matches|
|Friday, 25 February 2022||Semifinal Matches|
|Saturday, 26 February 2022||Singles Final|
Above was the tournament schedule for the 2022 Men’s Singles event.
2022 Acapulco Open Draw
The draw for the 2022 tournament in Mexico has taken place and is available to view on the ATP Tour website.
In the singles event, 2022 Australian Open finalist Daniil Medvedev was seeded number 1 with Alexander Zverev seeded number 2.
In a rematch of the 2022 Australian Open final, Daniil Medvedev lost to Rafael Nadal in the semifinals while Alexander Zverev was kicked out of the tournament following an incident in a doubles match where Zverev aggressively struck the umpire’s chair four times with his racket.
The 2022 singles final in Acapulco was between Rafael Nadal and Cameron Norrie with Nadal winning in straight sets 6-4, 6-4.
By winning his fourth Mexican Open title, Nadal now shares the record for most titles in Acapulco with David Ferrer and Thomas Muster.
In the Doubles event, Marcel Granollers and Horacio Zeballos were the number 1 seeds followed by Juan Sebastian Cabal and Robert Farah as number 2 seeds.
The number 1 seeds Marcel Granollers and Horacio Zeballos were knocked out in the quarterfinals by John Isner and Hans Hach, while Juan Sebastian Cabal and Robert Farah were beaten by Feliciano Lopez and Stefanos Tsitsipas in an epic match in the quarterfinals that saw Feliciano Lopez and Stefanos Tsitsipas come back from 9-5 down in the final set tiebreaker to win.
Feliciano Lopez and Stefanos Tsitsipas went on to win the doubles title in Acapulco beating Jean-Julien Rojer and Marcelo Arévalo 7-6, 6-4.
2022 Acapulco Open Prize Money and Ranking Points
According to the official ATP Tour website, the total financial commitment for the tournament in 2022 was $1,832,890.
How the prize money is to be split for the 2022 tournament is detailed below.
Singles Prize Money and Ranking Points in 2022
|Performance||2022 Prize Money||2021 Prize Money||ATP Ranking Points|
The winner of the Men’s Singles Event in 2022 received $314,455 in prize money, with the runner up receiving $169,500.
The 2022 tournament saw big increases in prize money at all levels when compared to the prize money awarded for the 2021 tournament.
Doubles Prize Money and Ranking Points in 2022
|Performance||2022 Prize Money||2021 Prize Money||ATP Ranking Points|
The winners of the Men’s Doubles Event in 2022 received $103,080 in prize money, with the runner ups receiving $54,970.
Similar to the prize money for the singles event, there was a big increase in the doubles prize money awarded in 2022 with the losing semifinalists in 2022 receiving more than the losing finalists in 2021.
Mexican Open Past Winners
Men’s Singles Winners
The defending champion in the men’s singles event is Rafael Nadal who beat Cameron Norrie 6-4, 6-4 in the 2022 final.
Rafael Nadal, David Ferrer, Thomas Muster jointly hold the record for most titles at the Mexican Open with four titles each.
Below is a list of winners in the men’s singles at the Mexican Open from 2012 to 2022. For a full list of winners, check out the official ATP website.
|Year||Men’s Singles Winner||Men’s Singles Runner Up||Score in Final|
|2022||Rafael Nadal||Cameron Norrie||6-4, 6-4|
|2021||Alexander Zverev||Stefanos Tsitsipas||6–4, 7–6|
|2020||Rafael Nadal||Taylor Fritz||6–3, 6–2|
|2019||Nick Kyrgios||Alexander Zverev||6–3, 6–4|
|2018||Juan Martín del Potro||Kevin Anderson||6–4, 6–4|
|2017||Sam Querrey||Rafael Nadal||6–3, 7–6|
|2016||Dominic Thiem||Bernard Tomic||7–6, 4–6, 6–3|
|2015||David Ferrer||Kei Nishikori||6–3, 7–5|
|2014||Grigor Dimitrov||Kevin Anderson||7–6, 3–6, 7–6|
|2013||Rafael Nadal||David Ferrer||6–0, 6–2|
|2012||David Ferrer||Fernando Verdasco||6–1, 6–2|
Men’s Doubles Winners
Feliciano Lopez and Stefanos Tsitsipas are the defending champions in the doubles event in Acapulco after beating Jean-Julien Rojer and Marcelo Arévalo 7-6, 6-4 in the 2022 doubles final.
Donald Johnson and Łukasz Kubot currently hold the record for most doubles titles in Acapulco with three doubles titles each.
Below is a list of winners in the men’s doubles at the Mexican Open from 2012 to 2022. For a full list of previous winners, check out the official ATP website.
|Year||Men’s Doubles Winner||Men’s Doubles Runner Up||Score in Final|
|2022||Feliciano Lopez and Stefanos Tsitsipas||Jean-Julien Rojer and Marcelo Arévalo||7-6, 6-4|
|2021||Ken Skupski and Neal Skupski||Marcel Granollers and Horacio Zeballos||7–6, 6–4|
|2020||Łukasz Kubot and Marcelo Melo||Juan Sebastián Cabal and Robert Farah||7–6, 6–7, 11–9|
|2019||Alexander Zverev and Mischa Zverev||Austin Krajicek and Artem Sitak||2–6, 7–6, 10–5|
|2018||Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares||Bob Bryan and Mike Bryan||7–6, 7–5|
|2017||Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares||John Isner and Feliciano López||6–3, 6–3|
|2016||Treat Huey and Max Mirnyi||Philipp Petzschner and Alexander Peya||7–6, 6–3|
|2015||Ivan Dodig and Marcelo Melo||Mariusz Fyrstenberg and Santiago González||7–6, 5–7, 10–3|
|2014||Kevin Anderson and Matthew Ebden||Feliciano López and Max Mirnyi||6–3, 6–3|
|2013||Łukasz Kubot and David Marrero||Simone Bolelli and Fabio Fognini||7–5, 6–2|
|2012||David Marrero and Fernando Verdasco||Marcel Granollers and Marc López||6–3, 6–4|