Adelaide International

The Adelaide International is a series of Tennis Tournaments on the ATP and WTA Tours that takes place at Memorial Drive Tennis Centre in Adelaide, South Australia.

The Tournaments started in 2020 with a combined ATP/WTA being played over the course of a week.

In 2022, this was expanded to a total of 2 ATP and 2 WTA tournaments being run over the course of 2 weeks.

The tournaments are usually run in January as lead up tournaments to the Australian Open with many of the top ATP and WTA players using the tournaments in their preparations for the first grand slam of the year.

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Adelaide International Tennis Tournaments

Quick Facts on the Adelaide International Tennis Tournaments

Tournament Name:Adelaide International
Location:Adelaide, Australia
Tour Level:2 x ATP 250, 1 x WTA 500 and 1 x WTA 250
Court Surface:Hard

When are the 2022 Adelaide International Tennis Tournaments?

The 2022 Tennis Tournaments were held over two weeks from the 2nd to the 15th of January 2022.

Week 1 (2nd Jan – 9th Jan) will see an ATP 250 and a WTA 500 event being played while in Week 2 (9th Jan – 15th Jan) both tournaments will be at the 250 level.

On the tournament schedules for the WTA and the ATP, the tournaments in week 1 are referred to as Adelaide International 1 while the tournaments in week 2 are called Adelaide International 2.

How to get tickets to the Adelaide International Tennis Tournaments

Tickets for the 2022 Tennis Tournaments are available from Ticketmaster Australia and are on sale now.

What Top ATP and WTA Players will be Playing in the Adelaide Tennis Tournaments in 2022?

Adelaide International 1

WTA 500

WTA PlayerWTA Ranking (12/21)
Ashleigh Barty1
Aryna Sabalenka2
Garbine Muguruza3
Karolina Pliskova4
Barbora Krejcikova5
Maria Sakkari6
Paula Badosa8
Iga Swiatek9
Ons Jabeur10
Sofia Kenin12
Elena Rybakina14
Elina Svitolina15
Petra Kvitova17
Cori Gauff22
Belinda Bencic23
Leylah Fernandez24
Victoria Azarenka27
Jelena Ostapenko28
Tamara Zidansek30
Ekaterina Alexandrova34

The WTA 500 event will be the highlight of the two weeks of tennis in Adelaide with 9 of the top 10 WTA players due to play in the tournament including Ashleigh Barty, Garbine Muguruza, and Iga Swiatek.

ATP 250

ATP PlayerATP Ranking (12/21)
Gael Monfils21
Karen Khachanov29
Marin Cilic30
Ugo Humbert35
Frances Tiafoe38
Marton Fucsovics40
Sebastian Korda41
Tommy Paul43
Laslo Djere52
Soonwoo Kwon53
Arthur Rinderknech58
Lorenzo Musetti59
Gianluca Mager62
Benjamin Bonzi64
Miomir Kecmanovic69
John Millman72
Roberto Carballes Baena79
Yoshihito Nishioka81
Jiri Vesely83
Daniel Altmaier84
Steve Johnson85

Gael Monfils will be top ranked player in the ATP 250 event. Other notable participants are 2014 US open winner Marin Cilic and Olympic silver medallist Karen Khachanov.

Adelaide International 2

WTA 250

WTA PlayerWTA Ranking (12/21)
Elina Svitolina15
Cori Gauff22
Tamara Zidansek30
Veronika Kudermetova31
Camila Giorgi33
Marketa Vondrousova35
Sara Sorribes Tormo36
Jil Teichmann37
Liudmila Samsonova38
Sorana Cirstea39
Shelby Rogers40
Yulia Putintseva42
Viktorija Golubic43
Clara Tauson44
Ann Li47
Tereza Martincova48
Katerina Siniakova49
Marta Kostyuk50
Alison Riske51
Anhelina Kalinina52
Jasmine Paolini53

World number 15 Elina Svitolina will be the top ranked player in the WTA 250 event with other notable entrants being exciting young player Cori Gauff.

ATP 250

ATP PlayerATP Ranking (12/21)
Gael Monfils21
John Isner24
Karen Khachanov25
Marin Cilic30
Lloyd Harris31
Alexander Bublik36
Frances Tiafoe38
Marton Fucsovics40
Sebastian Korda41
Tommy Paul43
Benoit Paire46
James Duckworth49
Jan-Lennard Struff51
Laslo Djere52
Soonwoo Kwon53
Dominik Koepfer54
Mackenzie McDonald55
Jenson Brooksby56
Botic van de Zandschulp57

Gael Monfils is joined by the big serving John Isner and local favourite James Duckworth for the second ATP 250 tournament in Adelaide.

Schedule for 2022 Adelaide International Tournaments

Adelaide International 1

DateDay SessionNight Session
3rd January 202211am7pm
4th January 202211am7pm
5th January 202211am7pm
6th January 202211am7pm
7th January 202211am7pm
8th January 202212pm7pm
9th January 20222pmn/a

Please note that qualifying for the Adelaide 1 events will take place on the 2nd of January 2022.

Adelaide International 2

DateDay SessionNight Session
10th January 202211am7pm
11th January 202211am7pm
12th January 202211am7pm
13th January 202211am7pm
14th January 202212pm7pm
15th January 20222pmn/a

Please note that qualifying for the Adelaide 2 events will take place on the 9th of January 2022.

Adelaide International Tennis Tournaments Prize Money

ATP Adelaide International 1 Prize Money

2022 Men’s Singles Prize Money and Points

Performance2022 Prize MoneyPoints
Winner$41,800250
Finalist$29,900150
Semifinalist$21,98590
Quarterfinalist$13,80045
2nd Round$8,89020
1st Round$5,2000

The winner of the ATP 250 Singles Event in 2022 received $41,800 in prize money and 250 ATP ranking points, with the runner up receiving $29,900 in prize money and 150 ATP ranking points.

Players losing in the 1st round of the tournament received $5,200 in prize money.

2022 Men’s Doubles Prize Money (Per Team) and Points

Performance2022 Prize MoneyPoints
Winners$18,700250
Finalists$10,570150
Semifinalists$6,10090
Quarterfinalists$2,54045
1st Round$1,5200

The winners of the Men’s Doubles Event in 2022 received $18,700 ($9,350 each) in prize money, with the runner ups receiving $10,570 ($5,285 each).

Teams losing in the 1st round received $5,285 in prize money.

ATP Adelaide 2 Prize Money

2022 Men’s Singles Prize Money and Points

Performance2022 Prize MoneyPoints
Winner$43,180250
Finalist$30,885150
Semifinalist$22,71090
Quarterfinalist$14,25545
2nd Round$9,18020
1st Round$5,3700

The winner of the ATP 250 Singles Event in 2022 received $43,180 in prize money and 250 ATP ranking points, with the runner up receiving $30,885 in prize money and 150 ATP ranking points.

Players losing in the 1st round of the tournament received $5,370 in prize money.

2022 Men’s Doubles Prize Money (Per Team) and Points

Performance2022 Prize MoneyPoints
Winners$19,300250
Finalists$10,900150
Semifinalists$6,30090
Quarterfinalists$3,57045
2nd Round$2,10020
1st Round$1,2600

The winners of the Men’s Doubles Event in 2022 received $19,300 ($9,650 each) in prize money, with the runner ups receiving $10,900 ($5,450 each).

Teams losing in the 1st round received $1,260 in prize money.

WTA Adelaide 1 Prize Money

Performance2022 Prize MoneyPoints
Winner$108,000470
Finalist$66,800305
Semifinalist$39,000185
Quarterfinalist$18,685100
2nd Round$10,00055
1st Round$6,7501

The winner of the WTA 500 Singles Event in 2022 received $108,000 in prize money and 470 WTA ranking points, with the runner up receiving $66,800 in prize money and 305 WTA ranking points.

Players losing in the 1st round of the tournament received $6,750 in prize money and 1 WTA Ranking point.

2022 Women’s Doubles Prize Money (Per Team) and Points

Performance2022 Prize MoneyPoints
Winners$36,200470
Finalists$22,000305
Semifinalists$12,500185
Quarterfinalists$6,500100
1st Round$3,9001

The winners of the Women’s Doubles Event in 2022 received $36,200 ($18,100 each) in prize money, with the runner ups receiving $22,000 ($11,000 each).

Teams losing in the 1st round received $3,900 in prize money and 1 WTA Ranking Point.

WTA Adelaide 2 Prize Money

Performance2022 Prize MoneyPoints
Winner$31,000250
Finalist$18,037180
Semifinalist$10,100110
Quarterfinalist$5,80060
2nd Round$3,67530
1st Round$2,6751

The winner of the WTA 500 Singles Event in 2022 received $31,000 in prize money and 250 WTA ranking points, with the runner up receiving $18,037 in prize money and 180 WTA ranking points.

Players losing in the 1st round of the tournament received $2,675 in prize money and 1 WTA Ranking point.

2022 Women’s Doubles Prize Money (Per Team) and Points

Performance2022 Prize MoneyPoints
Winners$10,800250
Finalists$6,300180
Semifinalists$3,800110
Quarterfinalists$2,30060
1st Round$1,7501

The winners of the Women’s Doubles Event in 2022 received $10,800 ($5,400 each) in prize money, with the runner ups receiving $6,300 ($3,150 each).

Teams losing in the 1st round received $1,750 in prize money and 1 WTA Ranking Point.

Past Winners of the Adelaide Tennis Tournaments

Adelaide 1

Women’s Singles

Ashleigh Barty won her second Women’s Adelaide 1 title after beating Elena Rybakina 6-3, 6-2 in the 2022 final.

Iga Świątek was the 2021 champion in women’s singles of the Adelaide 1 event, having beat Belinda Bencic 6-2, 6-2 in the 2021 final.

The home favourite Ashleigh Barty won the inaugural event in 2020.

Men’s Singles

There was no men’s event held for the Adelaide 1 event in 2021 so Andrey Rublev who won the tournament in 2020 was the defending champion going into the 2022 event.

The number one seed Gael Monfils won the 2022 men’s singles event beating Karen Khachanov 6-4, 6-4 in the Adelaide 1 final.

Adelaide 2

2022 was the first year a second week of events was held at the Adelaide so there were no defending champions going into the 2022 tournaments.

Women’s Singles

Madison Keys won the inaugural women’s singles event beating Alison Riske 6-1, 6-2 in the final.

Men’s Singles

The Men’s Singles was won by home favorite Thanasi Kokkinakis who beat Arthur Rinderknech 6-7, 7-6, 6-3 to claim his first ATP title.

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