BMW Open Tennis Tournament

The BMW Open tennis tournament is an ATP 250 level event on the ATP Tour that is held annually in Munich, Germany, and is played on outdoor clay courts at the MTTC Iphitos tennis club near the English Garden in Munich.

The tournament was previously called the Bavarian International Tennis Championships but since 1990 it has been known as the BMW Open.

The tournament is one of the longest-running tennis tournaments in the world with the first tournament being played in 1900.

BMW Open Tennis

2023 BMW Open

Location:Munich, Germany
Tour Level:ATP 250
Court Surface:Outdoor Clay
Draw Size:28 Singles, 16 Doubles
Total Prize Money:€534,555

Dates

The 2023 BMW Open tennis tournament took place from the 17th to the 23rd of April 2023, with the tournament being played in the same week as the ATP tournaments in Barcelona and Banja Luka and the WTA tournaments in Stuttgart and Istanbul.

Tickets

Tickets for the 2023 tournament in Munich are now on sale through the official tournament website, with ticket prices starting from €25.

Players

The official entry list for 2023 has yet to be released but below is a selection of players who played in the ATP Munich tennis tournament in 2022:

  1. Alexander Zverev
  2. Casper Ruud
  3. Reilly Opelka
  4. Nikoloz Basilashvili
  5. Cristian Garín
  6. Dan Evans
  7. Miomir Kecmanović
  8. Botic van de Zandschulp

Schedule

Below is the expected schedule for the 2022 singles competition in Munich with the singles final taking place on Sunday, the 23rd of April 2023.

DateRound
Monday, 17 April 20231st Round Matches
Tuesday, 18 April 20231st Round Matches
Wednesday, 19 April 20232nd Round Matches
Thursday, 20 April 20232nd Round Matches
Friday, 21 April 2023Quarterfinal Matches
Saturday, 22 April 2023Semifinal Matches
Sunday, 23 April 2023Singles Final

NB: Singles Qualifying will take place on the 15th and 16th of April 2023.

Draw

The draws for the 2023 BMW Open tennis tournament 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 Ranking Points

The total prize money for the 2023 tournament in Munich has yet to be confirmed but in 2022, it was €534,555, with the prize money and points being split as follows:

Men’s Singles

The winner of the ATP 250 Singles Event in 2022 won €81,310 (2021: €41,145) and 250 ATP ranking points, with the runner up winning €47,430 (2021: €29,500) and 150 ATP ranking points.

PerformanceATP Ranking Points
Winner€81,310250
Finalist€47,430150
Semifinalist€27,88590
Quarterfinalist€16,16045
2nd Round€9,38020
1st Round€5,7300

Men’s Doubles (Per Team)

The winners of the Doubles Event in 2022 won €28,250 (€14,125 each) and 250 points, with the runner ups receiving €15,110 (€7,555 each) and 150 points.

PerformanceATP Ranking Points
Winner€28,250250
Finalist€15,110150
Semifinalist€8,86090
Quarterfinalist€4,95045
1st Round€2,9200

ATP Munich Past Winners and Runner Ups

Over the years the tournament has attracted some of the top tennis players in the world with past champions including Roger Federer, Andy Murray, Ivan Lendl, and Roy Emerson.

Men’s Singles

The current champion in the men’s singles event is Holger Rune who beat Botic van de Zandschulp in the 2022 ATP Munich final after van de Zandschulp was forced to retire in the first set due to an aching chest.

Gottfried von Cramm, Philipp Kohlschreiber, and Budge Patty jointly hold the record for most singles titles with three each.

The below list of winners and runner ups in the men’s singles tournament goes back to 2012. For a full list, check out the official ATP Tour website.

YearWinnerRunner UpScore in Final
2022Holger RuneBotic van de Zandschulp3-4 (retired)
2021Nikoloz BasilashviliJan-Lennard Struff6–4, 7–6
2020N/AN/AN/A
2019Cristian GarínMatteo Berrettini6–1, 3–6, 7–6
2018Alexander ZverevPhilipp Kohlschreiber6–3, 6–3
2017Alexander ZverevGuido Pella6–4, 6–3
2016Philipp KohlschreiberDominic Thiem7–6, 4–6, 7–6
2015Andy MurrayPhilipp Kohlschreiber7–6, 5–7, 7–6
2014Martin KližanFabio Fognini2–6, 6–1, 6–2
2013Tommy HaasPhilipp Kohlschreiber6–3, 7–6
2012Philipp KohlschreiberMarin Cilic7–6, 6–3

Men’s Doubles

Kevin Krawietz and Andreas Mies are the current champions in the doubles event after beating David Vega Hernández and Rafael Matos in the final of the 2022 doubles event 4–6, 6–4, 10–7.

Wojtek Fibak holds the record for most Doubles titles in the open era with three titles to his name (1975, 1979, 1984).

The below list of winners and runner ups in the men’s doubles tournament goes back to 2012. For a full list, check out the official ATP Tour website.

YearWinnersRunner UpsScore in Final
2022Kevin Krawietz and Andreas MiesDavid Vega Hernández and Rafael Matos4-6, 6-4, 10-7
2021Kevin Krawietz and Wesley KoolhofSander Gillé and Joran Vliegen4–6, 6–4, 10–5
2020N/AN/ATournament not held
2019Frederik Nielsen and Tim PützMarcelo Demoliner and Divij Sharan6–4, 6–2
2018Ivan Dodig and Rajeev RamNikola Mektić and Alexander Peya6–3, 7–5
2017Juan Sebastián Cabal and Robert FarahJérémy Chardy and Fabrice Martin6–3, 6–3
2016Henri Kontinen and John PeersJuan Sebastián Cabal and Robert Farah6–3, 3–6, 10–7
2015Alexander Peya and Bruno SoaresAlexander Zverev and Mischa Zverev4–6, 6–1, 10–5
2014Jamie Murray and John PeersColin Fleming
and Ross Hutchins
6–4, 6–2
2013Jarkko Nieminen and Dmitry TursunovMarcos Baghdatis
and Eric Butorac
6–1, 6–4
2012František Čermák and Filip PolášekXavier Malisse
and Dick Norman
6–4, 7–5