Arizona Tennis Classic

The Arizona Tennis Classic is an annual tennis tournament on the ATP challenger tour that is played on outdoor hard courts at the Phoenix Country Club, in Phoenix, Arizona.

The first challenger tournament in Phoenix was played in 2019 with Matteo Berrettini winning the singles and Jamie Murray and Neal Skupski winning the doubles.

Arizona Tennis Classic

2023 Arizona Tennis Classic

Location: Phoenix, Arizona
Level: Challenger 175
Court Surface: Outdoor Hard Courts
Draw Size: 32 Singles, 16 Doubles
Prize Money: $220,000

Dates

The 2023 Arizona Tennis Classic tennis tournament will be held from the 13th to the 19th of March 2023.

The 2023 tournament will be played in the same week as the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells, California.

Tickets

According to the tournament’s official website, tickets for the 2023 Arizona Tennis tournament will be on sale soon.

Players

The player entry list for the 2023 tournament in Phoenix has not been released yet but below is a selection of players who played in 2022.

  • Aleksandar Vukic
  • Arthur Rinderknech
  • Benoit Paire
  • Brandon Nakashima
  • Christopher Eubanks
  • Daniel Altmaier
  • David Goffin
  • Denis Kudla
  • Emil Ruusuvuori
  • Fernando Verdasco
  • Hugo Gaston
  • J. J. Wolf
  • Jan-Lennard Struff
  • Liam Broady
  • Lorenzo Musetti
  • Marco Cecchinato
  • Oscar Otte
  • Radu Albot
  • Sebastian Baez

As the tournament is held the second week of the masters 1000 event in Indian Wells, you will usually find a few top 100 players that lost early in Indian Wells, playing in the Phoenix challenger.

Schedule

Below is the expected schedule for the 2023 tournament in Phoenix, with the doubles final being played on Saturday, the 18th of March, and the singles final being played on Sunday, the 19th of March 2023.

DayDateRound
Monday – Day 113 March 2023Qualifying
Tuesday – Day 214 March 20231st Round Matches
Wednesday – Day 315 March 20232nd Round Matches
Thursday – Day 416 March 20232nd Round Matches
Friday – Day 517 March 2023Singles Quarterfinals and Doubles Semifinals
Saturday – Day 618 March 2023Singles Semifinal Matches and Doubles Final
Sunday – Day 719 March 2023Singles Final

Please note that the above schedule is not finalized and is subject to change.

Draw

The draw for the 2023 singles and doubles tournaments in Phoenix will be made the week before the start of the tournament.

Singles Qualifying Draw: TBC

Singles Main Draw: TBC

Doubles Draw: TBC

Prize Money and Points

The total financial commitment (including Prize Money) for the 2023 tournament in Cleveland will be $220,000.

How the prize money and points are to be split for the 2023 tournament has not been confirmed but below is how they were split for the 2022 tournament.

Men’s Singles

The winner of the singles tournament in 2022 (Denis Kudla) won $21,600 and 125 ranking points, with the runner up (Daniel Altmaier) winning $12,720 and 75 ranking points.

Performance$Points
Winner$21,600125
Finalist$12,72075
Semifinalist$7,53045
Quarterfinalist$4,38025
2nd Round$2,58011
1st Round$1,5600

Men’s Doubles

The winners of the doubles tournament in 2022 (Treat Huey and Denis Kudla) received $9,300 ($4,650 each) and 125 ranking points, while the runner ups (Oscar Otte and Jan-Lennard Struff) received $5,400 ($2,700 each) and 75 ranking points.

Performance$Points
Winners$4,645125
Finalists$5,40075
Semifinalists$3,24045
Quarterfinalists$1,92025
1st Round$1,0800

Streaming Options

You will be able to stream matches live on Challenger TV in 2023.

Past Winners and Runner Ups

Men’s Singles

The winner of the 2022 singles competition was Denis Kudla who beat Daniel Altmaier 2–6, 6–2, 6–3 in the singles final.

YearWinnerRunner-upScore
2022Denis KudlaDaniel Altmaier2–6, 6–2, 6–3
2020-2021N/AN/AN/A
2019Maxime CressyMikael Torpegaard6–7, 7–6, 6–3

Men’s Doubles

The winners of the 2022 doubles competition were Treat Huey and Denis Kudla who beat Oscar Otte and Jan-Lennard Struff 7-6, 3-6, 10-6 in the doubles final.

YearWinnersRunner-upsScore
2022Treat Huey and Denis KudlaOscar Otte and Jan-Lennard Struff7-6, 3-6, 10-6
2020-2021N/AN/AN/A
2019Jamie Murray and Neal SkupskiAustin Krajicek and Artem Sitak6-7, 7-5, 10-6