The ASB Classic (Auckland Open) is an annual tennis tournament that is played on outdoor hard courts in Auckland, New Zealand.
The event is held over two weeks and is a combined ATP/WTA event with the WTA tournament being held in the first week and the ATP tournament in the second week.
I have put together the below guide so you can find out more about the Draw, Tickets, Schedule, Players, and Prize Money for the 2023 Auckland Open.
2023 ASB Classic
|Location:||Auckland, New Zealand|
|Tour Level:||ATP 250/WTA 250|
|Court Surface:||Outdoor Hard Courts|
|Draw Size:||32 Singles, 16 Doubles|
|Prize Money:||ATP: $713,495, WTA: $259,303 (2023)|
The 2023 Auckland Open tennis tournaments were held from the 2nd to the 14th of January 2023 with the women’s event being held from Monday, the 2nd of January to Sunday, the 8th of January while the men’s event will be held from Monday, the 9th of January to Saturday, the 14th of January.
The WTA 250 competition was held in the same week as the ATP Maharashtra Open, the United Cup, and the Canberra International, while the ATP 250 competition was played in the same week as the tournaments in Adelaide, Hobart, and Melbourne.
Both competitions were used by many players as a warm up tournament ahead of the Australian Open in Melbourne.
Tickets for 2023 were sold through the tournament’s official ticketing partner Ticketek.
The entry list for the women’s singles event at the 2023 ASB Classic in Auckland has now been released, with Coco Gauff, Emma Raducanu, and Leylah Fernandez headlining the event.
- Anna Blinkova
- Bernarda Pera
- Brenda Fruhvirtova
- Catherine McNally
- Coco Gauff
- Dalma Gálfi
- Danka Kovinić
- Elisabetta Cocciaretto
- Emma Raducanu
- Julia Grabher
- Karolína Muchová
- Lauren Davis
- Leylah Fernandez
- Lin Zhu
- Linda Fruhvirtova
- Madison Brengle
- Rebecca Marino
- Sloane Stephens
- Sofia Kenin
- Tamara Zidanšek
- Tatjana Maria
- Tereza Martincová
- Venus Williams (Wildcard)
- Xinyu Wang
- Xiyu Wang
The below players played in the ATP singles event in 2023.
- Adrian Mannarino
- Alex Molcan
- Alexander Bublik
- Cameron Norrie
- Casper Ruud
- Constant Lestienne
- David Goffin
- Diego Schwartzman
- Fabio Fognini
- J.J. Wolf
- Jaume Munar
- Jenson Brooksby
- John Isner
- Laslo Djere
- Marcos Giron
- Pedro Cachin
- Quentin Halys
- Richard Gasquet
- Sebastian Baez
Below was the schedule for the 2023 tournament in Auckland, with the women’s final being played on the 8th of January 2023 and the men’s final being played on the 14th of January 2023.
|Day 1 – Monday||2 January 2023||WTA 1st Round|
|Day 2 – Tuesday||3 January 2023||WTA 1st Round|
|Day 3 – Wednesday||4 January 2023||WTA 2nd Round|
|Day 4 – Thursday||5 January 2023||WTA 2nd Round|
|Day 5 – Friday||6 January 2023||WTA Quarterfinals|
|Day 6 – Saturday||7 January 2023||WTA Semifinals|
|Day 7 – Sunday||8 January 2023||WTA Final|
|Day 8 – Monday||9 January 2023||ATP 1st Round|
|Day 9 – Tuesday||10 January 2023||ATP 1st Round|
|Day 10 – Wednesday||11 January 2023||ATP 2nd Round|
|Day 11 – Thursday||12 January 2023||ATP Quarterfinals|
|Day 12 – Friday||13 January 2023||ATP Semifinals|
|Day 13 – Saturday||14 January 2023||ATP Final|
The draw for the 2022 singles and doubles competitions in Auckland can be viewed on the ATP and WTA websites (see links below).
Men’s Singles Qualifying: View Draw
Men’s Singles Main: View Draw
Men’s Doubles: View Draw
WTA Draws: View Draws
Prize Money and Points
The total financial commitment (including Prize Money) for the 2023 tournament was $972,798 (ATP: $713,495, WTA: $259,303).
How the prize money and points were split for the 2023 tournament is detailed below.
The winner of the 2023 men’s singles competition (Richard Gasquet) won $97,760 and 250 points, while the runner up (Cameron Norrie) won $57,025 and 150 points.
Men’s Doubles (Per Team)
The winners of the men’s doubles competition in 2023 received $33,960 ($16,980 each) and 250 points, while the runner ups received $18,170 ($9,085 each) and 150 points.
The winner of the women’s singles competition in 2023 (Coco Gauff) won $34,228 and 280 points, while the runner up (Rebeka Masarova) won $20,226 and 180 points.
Women’s Doubles (Per Team)
The winners of the women’s doubles competition in 2023 received $12,447 ($6,223.50 each) and 280 points, while the runner ups received $24,300 ($12,150 each) and 180 points.
ASB Classic Current Champions
2023 Men’s Singles
The winner of the 2023 men’s singles tournament in Auckland was Richard Gasquet who clinched his 16th ATP title after beating Cameron Norrie 4-6, 6-4, 6-4 in the men’s singles final.
2023 Men’s Doubles
The winners of the 2023 men’s doubles tournament in Auckland were Nikola Mektic and Mate Pavic who beat Nathaniel Lammons and Jackson Withrow 6-4, 6-7, 10-6 in the men’s doubles final.
2023 Women’s Singles
The winner of the 2023 women’s singles tournament in Auckland was Coco Gauff who beat Rebeka Masarova 6–1, 6–1 in the women’s singles final.
2023 Women’s Doubles
The winners of the 2023 women’s doubles tournament in Auckland were Miyu Kato and Aldila Sutjiadi who beat Leylah Fernandez and Bethanie Mattek-Sands 1–6, 7–5, 10–4 in the women’s doubles final.