ATP Qatar Open

The ATP Qatar Open (Qatar ExxonMobil Open) is a hard court ATP 250 tennis tournament that takes place annually in Doha, Qatar.

The tournament is held at the Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex with past champions of the tournament including Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer, and Stefan Edberg.

The tournament has been a popular event on the ATP calendar with many of the top ATP players playing in the tournament each year.

ATP Qatar Open

2023 ATP Qatar Open

Location:Doha, Qatar
Tour Level:ATP 250
Court Surface:Hardcourt
Draw Size:28 Singles, 16 Doubles
Prize Money:$1,176,595 (2022)

Dates

The 2023 Qatar Open tennis tournament will take place from the 20th to the 25th of February 2023.

The 2023 tournament will be held in the same week as the ATP tournaments in Rio, Marseille, and Rome (GA), and the WTA tournaments in Merida and Dubai.

Tickets

For more information on getting tickets for the 2023 tournament in Doha, check the tournament’s official website (closer to the start of the tournament).

Players

NB: The official player entry list has not been confirmed so the below information is related to 2022.

The draw for the 2022 tournament included top 20 ATP players like Denis Shapovalov and Roberto Bautista Agut along with returning 2021 singles champion Nikoloz Basilashvili.

The following top ATP players have been included in the entry list for the 2022 tournament in Doha.

  • Denis Shapovalov
  • Roberto Bautista Agut
  • Nikoloz Basilashvili
  • Daniel Evans
  • Karen Khachanov
  • Lloyd Harris
  • Marton Fucsovics
  • Alexander Bublik
  • David Goffin
  • Arthur Rinderknech
  • Alejandro Davidovich Fokina
  • Soonwoo Kwon
  • Mackenzie McDonald
  • Botic van de Zandschulp
  • Lorenzo Musetti

Schedule

Below is the expected tournament schedule for the 2023 singles event in Doha, with the singles final being played on Saturday, the 25th of February 2023.

DateRound
Monday, 20 February 20231st Round
Tuesday, 21 February 20231st Round
Wednesday, 22 February 20232nd Round
Thursday, 23 February 2023Quarterfinals
Friday, 24 February 2023Semifinals
Saturday, 25 February 2023Singles Final

Draw

NB: The draw for 2023 has not been made yet so the below is related to the 2022 draw.

The draw for the 2022 tournament has taken place and is available to view on the ATP Tour website.

Denis Shapovalov was seeded number 1 in the singles tournament with Roberto Bautista Agut seeded number 2.

The number 1 seed Denis Shapovalov lost to Arthur Rinderknech in the quarterfinals 6-4, 6-4 while the number 2 seed Roberto Bautista Agut got to the final and beat Nikoloz Basilashvili 6-3, 6-4 to claim the 2022 ATP Doha title.

This was a repeat of the 2021 singles final but this time Bautista Agut came out on top as he was able to claim revenge on Basilashvili for his 2021 loss.

Nikola Mektic and Mate Pavic were the number 1 seeds in the doubles event with Ivan Dodig and Michaek Venus seeded number 2.

Neither the number 1 nor number 2 seeds made it to the final of the doubles event, with Neal Skupski and Wesley Koolhof lifting the title after beating Rohan Bopanna and Denis Shapovalov 7-6, 6-1 in the final.

Prize Money

Details in relation to the prize fund for 2023 have not been released yet but the total prize money for the tournament in 2022 was $1,176,595 which was one of the highest for an ATP 250 event.

How the prize money was split for the 2022 and 2021 tournaments is detailed below.

Men’s Singles

The winner of the Singles Event in 2022 (Bautista Agut) won $114,875, with the runner up (Basilashvili) winning $80,410.

Performance20222021
Winner$114,875$103,070
Finalist$80,410$73,885
Semifinalist$53,255$52,595
Quarterfinalist$35,510$35,060
Round 2$22,975$22,540
Round 1$12,530$13,560

Men’s Doubles (Per Team)

The winners of the Doubles Event in 2022 (Neal Skupski and Wesley Koolhof) won $40,720 ($20,360 each), with the runner ups Rohan Bopanna and Denis Shapovalov winning $27,550 ($13,775 each).

Performance20222021
Winner$40,720$38,470
Finalist$29,240$27,550
Semifinalist$18,800$18,160
Quarterfinalist$12,530$11,800
Round 1$7,310$6,910

ATP Doha Past Winners and Runner Ups

The ATP tournament in Doha has been run since 1993 with Boris Becker winning the inaugural singles event when he beat Goran Ivanišević in the final in 1993.

Men’s Singles

The current champion in the men’s singles event, Roberto Bautista Agut beat Andy Murray, Karen Khachanov, and Nikoloz Basilashvili on his way to claiming the 2022 singles title.

Roger Federer currently holds the record for most singles titles with three titles to his name (2005, 2006, and 2011).

Below is a list of winners and runner ups in the men’s singles in Doha from 2012 to 2022. For a full list, check out the official ATP website.

YearWinnerRunner UpScore in Final
2022Roberto Bautista AgutNikoloz Basilashvili6-3, 6-4
2021Nikoloz BasilashviliRoberto Bautista Agut7-6, 6-2
2020Andrey RublevCorentin Moutet6–2, 7–6
2019Roberto Bautista AgutTomáš Berdych6–4, 3–6, 6–3
2018Gaël MonfilsAndrey Rublev6–2, 6–3
2017Novak DjokovicAndy Murray6–3, 5–7, 6–4
2016Novak DjokovicRafael Nadal6–1, 6–2
2015David FerrerTomáš Berdych6–4, 7–5
2014Rafael NadalGaël Monfils6–1, 6–7, 6–2
2013Richard GasquetNikolay Davydenko3–6, 7–6, 6–3
2012Jo-Wilfried TsongaGaël Monfils7–5, 6–3

Men’s Doubles

Neal Skupski and Wesley Koolhof are the current champions in the doubles event at the Qatar Open after beating Rohan Bopanna and Denis Shapovalov 7-6, 6-1 in the 2022 doubles final.

Rafael Nadal currently holds the record for most doubles titles in Doha with four doubles titles to his name (2005, 2009, 2011, and 2015)

Below is a list of winners and runner ups in the men’s doubles from 2012 to 2022. For a full list, check out the official ATP website.

YearWinnersRunner UpsScore
2022Neal Skupski and Wesley KoolhofRohan Bopanna and Denis Shapovalov7-6, 6-1
2021Aslan Karatsev and Andrey RublevMarcus Daniell and Philipp Oswald7–5, 6–4
2020Rohan Bopanna and Wesley KoolhofLuke Bambridge and Santiago González3–6, 6–2, 10–6
2019David Goffin and Pierre-Hugues HerbertRobin Haase and Matwé Middelkoop5–7, 6–4, 10–4
2018Oliver Marach and Mate PavićJamie Murray and Bruno Soares6–2, 7–6
2017Jérémy Chardy and Fabrice MartinVasek Pospisil and Radek Štěpánek6–4, 7–6
2016Feliciano López and Marc LópezPhilipp Petzschner and Alexander Peya6–4, 6–3
2015Juan Mónaco and Rafael NadalJulian Knowle and Philipp Oswald6–3, 6–4
2014Tomáš Berdych and Jan HájekAlexander Peya and Bruno Soares6–2, 6–4
2013Christopher Kas and Philipp KohlschreiberJulian Knowle and Filip Polášek7–5, 6–4
2012Filip Polášek and Lukáš RosolChristopher Kas and Philipp Kohlschreiber6–3, 6–4

If you are looking for info on the WTA Qatar Open then check out our tournament guide for the Qatar TotalEnergies Open.