Astana Open

The Astana Open is an annual tennis tournament on the ATP and WTA Tours that takes place in Nur-Sultan in Kazakhstan.

The first ATP Tennis Tournament in Nur-Sultan was held in 2020 with a WTA tournament being held the following year.

Both the ATP and WTA tournaments were due to be at the 250 level but following the cancellation of a number of tournaments in Asia, the ATP tournament was upgraded to an ATP 500 level event.

Astana Open Tennis Tournament

Astana Open

Tournament Name:Astana Open
Location:National Tennis Center, Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan
Tour Level:ATP 250 and WTA 250
Court Surface:Indoor hard court
ATP Draw Size:28 Singles, 16 Doubles
WTA Draw Size:32 Singles, 16 Doubles
Official Website:https://ktf.kz/en

2022 Astana Open Dates

The 2022 ATP tournament in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan was due to be held from the 19th to the 25th of September 2022 but following the cancellation of a number of ATP tournaments in Asia, the dates for the Nur-Sultan tennis tournament were switched to the 3rd to the 9th of October 2022.

No date has been given for a WTA 250 tournament in Nur-Sultan in 2022.

The ATP tournament in Nur-Sultan will be played in the same week as the Rakuten Japan Open Tennis Championships and the WTA tournaments in Tunisia and the Czech Republic.

2022 Astana Open Players

2022 ATP Players

The entry list for the 2022 ATP tournament in Nur-Sultan has not been released yet.

To give you an idea of the caliber of player that is likely to play in 2022, below is a selection of ATP players that played in the 2021 tournament.

  • Aslan Karatsev
  • Alexander Bublik
  • Dušan Lajovic
  • Filip Krajinovic
  • John Millman
  • Benoît Paire
  • Laslo Đere
  • Ilya Ivashka

2022 WTA Players

No WTA tournament in Nur-Sultan has been confirmed for the 2022 WTA Tour season.

Below is a list of WTA players that played in the 2021 tournament.

  • Yulia Putintseva
  • Alison Van Uytvanck
  • Kristina Mladenovic
  • Greet Minnen
  • Ana Konjuh
  • Rebecca Peterson
  • Varvara Gracheva
  • Clara Burel

2022 Astana Open Schedule

ATP Schedule

  • Monday, 3 October 2022 – Qualifying Rounds
  • Tuesday, 4 October 2022 – First Round
  • Wednesday, 5 October 2022 – First Round
  • Thursday, 6 October 2022 – Second Round
  • Friday, 7 October 2022 – Quarterfinals
  • Saturday, 8 October 2022 – Semifinals
  • Sunday, 9 October 2022 – Final

The schedule for the 2022 ATP tournament will be confirmed closer to the start of the event.

WTA Schedule

  • Tuesday, 27 September 2022 – First Round
  • Wednesday, 28 September 2022 – First Round
  • Thursday, 29 September 2022 – Second Round
  • Friday, 30 September 2022 – Quarterfinals
  • Saturday, 1 October 2022 – Semifinals
  • Sunday, 2 October 2022 – Final

The schedule for the 2022 WTA tournament will be confirmed closer to the start of the event.

2022 Astana Open Draw

The draw for the 2022 ATP and WTA tournaments has not been released yet.

If you are looking for the draw for the 2021 tournaments, it can be viewed on the ATP Tour and WTA Tour websites (see links below).

2022 Astana Open Prize Money

Information in relation to the prize money to be awarded to players for the 2022 tournament is not available yet but below are the prize money and points awarded at the 2021 tournament.

Prize Money for the Men’s event is likely to be much higher as in 2022 the ATP tournament was upgraded from an ATP 250 tournament to an ATP 500 tournament.

2021 Men’s Singles Prize Money

The winner of the Men’s Singles Event in 2021 received $47,080 in prize money, with the runner-up receiving $33,760.

  • Winner: $47,080
  • Finalist: $33,760
  • Semifinalist: $24,030
  • Quarterfinalist: $16,020
  • 2nd Round: $10,300
  • 1st Round: $6,195

2021 Men’s Doubles Prize Money and Points (Per Team)

The winners of the Men’s Doubles Event in 2021 received $17,570 ($8,785 each) in prize money, with the runner-ups receiving $12,590 ($6,295 each).

  • Winners: $17,570
  • Finalists: $12,590
  • Semifinalists: $8,290
  • Quarterfinalists: $5,390
  • 1st Round: $3,160

2021 Women’s Singles Prize Money

The winner of the Women’s Singles Event in 2021 received $29,200 in prize money, with the runner-up receiving $16,398.

  • Winner: $29,200
  • Finalist: $16,398
  • Semifinalist: $10,100
  • Quarterfinalist: $5,800
  • 2nd Round: $3,675
  • 1st Round: $2,675

2021 Women’s Doubles Prize Money (Per Team)

The winners of the Women’s Doubles Event in 2021 received $10,300 ($5,300 each) in prize money, with the runner-ups receiving $6,000 ($3,000 each).

Winners: $10,300
Finalists: $6,000
Semifinalists: $3,800
Quarterfinalists: $2,300
1st Round: $1,750

Astana Open Past Winners

ATP Men’s Singles Winners

Kwon Soon-woo is the defending champion in the Men’s Singles event following his 7–6, 6–3 victory over James Duckworth in the 2021 Men’s Singles final.

YearWinnerRunner UpScore in Final
2022TBDTBDTBD
2021Kwon Soon-wooJames Duckworth7–6, 6–3
2020John MillmanAdrian Mannarino7–5, 6–1

ATP Men’s Doubles Winners

Santiago González and Andrés Molteni are the defending champions in the men’s doubles event in Nur-Sultan after beating Jonathan Erlich and Andrei Vasilevski 6-1, 6–2 in the 2021 Men’s doubles final.

YearWinnersRunner UpsScore in Final
2022TBDTBDTBD
2021Santiago González and Andrés MolteniJonathan Erlich and Andrei Vasilevski6-1, 6-2
2020Sander Gillé and Joran VliegenMax Purcell and Luke Saville7–5, 6–3

WTA Women’s Singles Winners

Alison Van Uytvanck is the defending champion in the women’s singles event in Nur-Sultan after beating home favorite Yulia Putintseva in three sets (1–6, 6–4, 6–3) in the 2021 women’s singles final.

YearWinnerRunner UpScore in Final
2022TBDTBDTBD
2021Alison Van UytvanckYulia Putintseva1–6, 6–4, 6–3

WTA Women’s Doubles Winners

Anna-Lena Friedsam and Monica Niculescu are the defending champions in the women’s doubles event in Nur-Sultan after beating Angelina Gabueva and Anastasia Zakharova 6–2, 4–6, 10–5 in the 2021 women’s doubles final.

YearWinnersRunner UpsScore in Final
2022TBDTBDTBD
2021Anna-Lena Friedsam and Monica NiculescuAngelina Gabueva and Anastasia Zakharova6–2, 4–6, 10–5