ATP Finals

The ATP Finals is an annual event held in November that showcases the top ATP tennis singles and doubles players.

The ATP Finals is the last big tournament played each year on the ATP Tour and is sometimes regarded as being the fifth grand slam of Men’s Tennis.

Every year a “Race to the ATP Finals” is run by the ATP where players earn points throughout the year in order to qualify for the ATP Finals in November.

ATP Finals

Where will the ATP Finals be held in 2022?

After 12 very successful years based in the O2 in London, the ATP Finals moved to its new home in Turin, Italy in 2021.

The 2022 tournament in Turin will run over the course of a week from the 13th to the 20th of November 2022.

The first 6 days of the tournament will consist of one afternoon session and one evening session with the singles and doubles finals taking place on Sunday, the 20th of November 2022 over the course of one afternoon session.

2022 ATP Finals Tickets

Tickets for the 2022 ATP Finals in Turin, Italy are available from the official Nitto ATP Finals website, with ticket prices starting from €41.80.

2022 ATP Finals Schedule

Below is the tournament schedule for the 2022 tournament in Turin.

DateSessionStart TimeMatchesRound
Sunday 13 November 2022Afternoon11:301 Doubles Match followed by one singles matchRound robin
Sunday 13 November 2022Evening18:301 Doubles Match followed by one singles matchRound robin
Monday 14 November 2022Afternoon11:301 Doubles Match followed by one singles matchRound robin
Monday 14 November 2022Evening18:301 Doubles Match followed by one singles matchRound robin
Tuesday 15 November 2022Afternoon11:301 Doubles Match followed by one singles matchRound robin
Tuesday 15 November 2022Evening18:301 Doubles Match followed by one singles matchRound robin
Wednesday 16 November 2022Afternoon11:301 Doubles Match followed by one singles matchRound robin
Wednesday 16 November 2022Evening18:301 Doubles Match followed by one singles matchRound robin
Thursday 17 November 2022Afternoon11:301 Doubles Match followed by one singles matchRound robin
Thursday 17 November 2022Evening18:301 Doubles Match followed by one singles matchRound robin
Friday 18 November 2022Afternoon11:301 Doubles Match followed by one singles matchRound robin
Friday 18 November 2022Evening18:301 Doubles Match followed by one singles matchRound robin
Saturday 19 November 2022Afternoon11:301 Doubles Match followed by one singles matchSemifinals
Saturday 19 November 2022Evening18:301 Doubles Match followed by one singles matchSemifinals
Sunday 20 November 2022Afternoon14:301 Doubles Match followed by one singles matchFinals

Who has qualified for the 2022 ATP Finals?

The top singles and doubles players that make it to the ATP finals will have usually won at least one of the bigger tournaments throughout the year e.g. a grand slam or a Masters 1000 event.

So far, Rafael Nadal and Carlos Alcaraz have qualified for the 2022 ATP Finals in Turin, Italy but below is a list of players who qualified for the 2021 ATP Finals.

2021 Singles Players

  • Novak Djokovic – 2021 Australian Open, French Open, and Wimbledon Champion
  • Daniil Medvedev – 2021 US Open Champion
  • Stefanos Tsitsipas – 2021 French Open Runner Up
  • Alexander Zverev – Olympic Gold Medalist
  • Andrey Rublev – Finalist in the Masters 1000 events at Monte Carlo and at the Western & Southern Open
  • Matteo Berrettini – 2021 Wimbledon Runner Up
  • Casper Ruud – Winner of 5 ATP titles in 2021
  • Hubert Hurkacz – 2021 Miami Open Champion

2021 Doubles Teams

  • Nikola Mektic and Mate Pavic – 2021 Wimbledon Men’s Doubles Champions
  • Rajeev Ram and Joe Salisbury – 2021 US Open Men’s Doubles Champions
  • Marcel Granollers and Horacio Zeballos – Champions in men’s doubles at the Masters 1000 in Madrid and Cincinnati in 2021.
  • Pierre-Huges Herbert and Nicolas Mahut – 2021 French Open Men’s Doubles Champions
  • Ivan Dodig and Filip Polasek – 2021 Australian Men’s Open Doubles Champions
  • Juan Sebastian Cabal and Robert Farah – Won two ATP Tour titles in 2021 at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships and the Barcelona Open.
  • Kevin Krawietz and Horia TecauHalle Open Doubles Champions
  • Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares – 2021 US Open Men’s Doubles Finalists

Notable absentees from the 2021 ATP finals were Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal, both of whom missed out on qualifying for the tournament due to injuries they picked up in 2021.

ATP Finals Prize Money and Points

The total financial commitment for the 2022 tournament will be $14,750,000 but the amount that will be paid out to players has not been disclosed yet.

However, we can look at the prize money that was awarded to players at the 2021 tournament.

2021 Singles Prize Money

Singles Players in 2021 were paid a participation fee that was based on the number of group matches they played(1 match: $86,500, 2 matches: $129,750, or 3 matches: $173,000).

For each group match a player won, they received $173,000 in prize money and 200 ATP points, while the winners of the semi-final earned an additional $530,000 in prize money and 400 ATP points.

The overall winner of the tournament received an additional $1,094,000 in prize money and 500 ATP Points.

Therefore the maximum amount of prize money the champion could win would be $2,316,000 in prize money and 1500 ATP points (see breakdown below).

Details2021 Prize MoneyATP Points
Participation Fee$173,000N/A
3 x Round Robin Wins$519,000600
Semifinal win$530,000400
Final Win$1,094,000500
Total$2,316,0001500

2021 Doubles Prize Money

Doubles Teams in 2021 were also paid a participation fee that was based on the number of group matches they played (1 match: $32,000, 2 matches: $61,000, or 3 matches: $82,000).

For each group match won, a doubles team received $33,000 in prize money and 200 points, while the winning teams in the semi-finals earned an additional $84,000 in prize money and 400 points.

The winning doubles team in the final of the tournament received an additional $164,000 in prize money and 500 ATP Points.

Therefore the maximum amount of prize money the doubles champions can win is $429,000 in prize money and 1500 ATP points (see breakdown below).

Details2021 Prize MoneyATP Points
Participation Fee$82,000N/A
3 x Round Robin Wins$99,000600
Semifinal win$84,000400
Final Win$164,000500
Total$429,0001500

ATP Finals Past Winners and Runner Ups

Alexander Zverev is the current Champion, having beat Daniil Medvedev 6–4, 6–4 in the 2021 tournament.

Below is a full list of winners and runner ups at the ATP finals from 1970 to 2021.

YearWinnerRunner-upScore
2022TBDTBDTBD
2021Alexander ZverevDaniil Medvedev6–4, 6–4
2020Daniil MedvedevDominic Thiem4–6, 7–6, 6–4
2019Stefanos TsitsipasDominic Thiem6–7, 6–2, 7–6
2018Alexander ZverevNovak Djokovic6–4, 6–3
2017Grigor DimitrovDavid Goffin7–5, 4–6, 6–3
2016Andy MurrayNovak Djokovic6–3, 6–4
2015Novak DjokovicRoger Federer6–3, 6–4
2014Novak DjokovicRoger FedererWalkover
2013Novak DjokovicRafael Nadal6–3, 6–4
2012Novak DjokovicRoger Federer7–6, 7–5
2011Roger FedererJo-Wilfried Tsonga6–3, 6–7, 6–3
2010Roger FedererRafael Nadal6–3, 3–6, 6–1
2009Nikolay DavydenkoJuan Martín del Potro6–3, 6–4
2008Novak DjokovicNikolay Davydenko6–1, 7–5
2007Roger FedererDavid Ferrer6–2, 6–3, 6–2
2006Roger FedererJames Blake6–0, 6–3, 6–4
2005David NalbandianRoger Federer6–7, 6–7, 6–2, 6–1, 7–6
2004Roger FedererLleyton Hewitt6–3, 6–2
2003Roger FedererAndre Agassi6–3, 6–0, 6–4
2002Lleyton HewittJuan Carlos Ferrero7–5, 7–5, 2–6, 2–6, 6–4
2001Lleyton HewittSébastien Grosjean6–3, 6–3, 6–4
2000Gustavo KuertenAndre Agassi6–4, 6–4, 6–4
1999Pete SamprasAndre Agassi6–1, 7–5, 6–4
1998Àlex CorretjaCarlos Moyá3–6, 3–6, 7–5, 6–3, 7–5
1997Pete SamprasYevgeny Kafelnikov6–3, 6–2, 6–2
1996Pete SamprasBoris Becker3–6, 7–6, 7–6, 6–7, 6–4
1995Boris BeckerMichael Chang7–6, 6–0, 7–6
1994Pete SamprasBoris Becker4–6, 6–3, 7–5, 6–4
1993Michael StichPete Sampras7–6, 2–6, 7–6, 6–2
1992Boris BeckerJim Courier6–4, 6–3, 7–5
1991Pete SamprasJim Courier3–6, 7–6, 6–3, 6–4
1990Andre AgassiStefan Edberg5–7, 7–6, 7–5, 6–2
1989Stefan EdbergBoris Becker4–6, 7–6, 6–3, 6–1
1988Boris BeckerIvan Lendl5–7, 7–6, 3–6, 6–2, 7–6
1987Ivan LendlMats Wilander6–2, 6–2, 6–3
1986Ivan LendlBoris Becker6–4, 6–4, 6–4
1985Ivan LendlBoris Becker6–2, 7–6, 6–3
1984John McEnroeIvan Lendl7–5, 6–0, 6–4
1983John McEnroeIvan Lendl6–3, 6–4, 6–4
1982Ivan LendlJohn McEnroe6–4, 6–4, 6–2
1981Ivan LendlVitas Gerulaitis6–7, 2–6, 7–6, 6–2, 6–4
1980Björn BorgIvan Lendl6–4, 6–2, 6–2
1979Björn BorgVitas Gerulaitis6–2, 6–2
1978John McEnroeArthur Ashe6–7, 6–3, 7–5
1977Jimmy ConnorsBjörn Borg6–4, 1–6, 6–4
1976Manuel OrantesWojtek Fibak5–7, 6–2, 0–6, 7–6, 6–1
1975Ilie NastaseBjörn Borg6–2, 6–2, 6–1
1974Guillermo VilasIlie Năstase7–6, 6–2, 3–6, 3–6, 6–4
1973Ilie NastaseTom Okker6–3, 7–5, 4–6, 6–3
1972Ilie NastaseStan Smith6–3, 6–2, 3–6, 2–6, 6–3
1971Ilie NastaseStan Smith5–7, 7–6, 6–3 (RR)
1970Stan SmithRod Laver4–6, 6–3, 6–4 (RR)

Most ATP Finals Titles (Singles)

Roger Federer currently holds the record for most ATP Finals titles with six to his name (2011, 2010, 2007, 2006, 2004, and 2003).

Federer is one ahead of Ivan Lendl, Novak Djokovic, and Pete Sampras who have won five titles each.

Tennis PlayerNumber of Titles
Roger Federer6
Ivan Lendl5
Novak Djokovic5
Pete Sampras5
Ilie Nastase4
Boris Becker3
John McEnroe3
Alexander Zverev2
Björn Borg2
Lleyton Hewitt2
Àlex Corretja1
Andre Agassi1
Andy Murray1
Daniil Medvedev1
David Nalbandian1
Grigor Dimitrov1
Guillermo Vilas1
Gustavo Kuerten1
Jimmy Connors1
Manuel Orantes1
Michael Stich1
Nikolay Davydenko1
Stan Smith1
Stefan Edberg1
Stefanos Tsitsipas1