WTA Charleston Open

The WTA Charleston Open is a clay court tennis tournament that is held annually (usually in April) in Charleston, South Carolina, USA.

The women’s tournament in Charleston is one of the longest-running tournaments on the WTA Tour, with the first tournament taking place in 1973.

The 2024 tournament will be held at the Credit One Bank Stadium on Daniel Island which has a capacity of up to 10,200 tennis fans.

WTA Charleston Open

Charleston Open 2024

Tour Level:WTA 500
Court Surface:Outdoor Clay Court
Draw Size:64 Singles, 16 Doubles
Total Prize Money:$780,637 (2023)


The 2024 Charleston Open will take place from the 1st to the 7th of April 2024, with the 2024 tournament being held in the same week as the tennis tournaments in Bogota, Houston, Marrakech, and Estoril.

NB: Singles qualifying will be held on the 30th and 31st of March 2024.


Tickets for the 2024 tournament in Charleston are for sale through the tournament’s official website, with single-session and multi-day tickets available to buy online.


The official player entry list for the 2024 tournament in Charleston has not yet been released but in 2023 top WTA Tour players including Ons Jabeur, Belinda Bencic, and Victoria Azarenka as well as home favorites Jessica Pegula and Madison Keys participated in the singles draw.

  • Jessica Pegula
  • Ons Jabeur
  • Daria Kasatkina
  • Belinda Bencic
  • Veronika Kudermetova
  • Victoria Azarenka
  • Ekaterina Alexandrova
  • Magda Linette
  • Madison Keys
  • Zhang Shuai
  • Anhelina Kalinina
  • Paula Badosa
  • Danielle Collins
  • Jil Teichmann
  • Irina-Camelia Begu
  • Marie Bouzková


Below is the schedule for the 2024 tournament in Charleston, with the singles and doubles finals being played on Sunday, the 7th of April 2024.

Saturday, 30 March 2024Qualifying
Sunday, 31 March 2024Qualifying
Monday, 1 April 20241st Round
Tuesday, 2 April 20241st and 2nd Round
Wednesday, 3 April 20242nd Round
Thursday, 4 April 20243rd Round
Friday, 5 April 2024Quarterfinals
Saturday, 6 April 2024Semifinals
Sunday, 7 April 2024Finals

If you are looking for the official schedule for the 2024 Charleston tennis tournament, it is available to view on the tournament’s official website.


The draw for the 2024 singles and doubles tournaments in Charleston will be released on the WTA Tour website a few days before the start of the tournament.

Women’s Singles Main Draw: TBC

Women’s Singles Qualifying Draw: TBC

Women’s Doubles Draw: TBC

Prize Money and Points

The total prize money for the 2024 Charleston Open has not yet been confirmed but in 2023 it was $780,637, with the prize money and points being split as follows.

Women’s Singles

The winner of the women’s singles event in 2023 received $120,150 in prize money and 470 ranking points, while the runner-up won $74,155 and 305 ranking points.

Performance$ – PayoutPoint(s)
3rd Round$9,34055
2nd Round$5,12030
1st Round$3,7401

Women’s Doubles

The winners of the 2023 women’s doubles event received $40,100 ($20,050 each) in prize money and 470 points, with the runners-up receiving $24,300 ($12,150 each) and 305 points.

Performance$ – PayoutPoint(s)
Round of 16$4,3501

Past Winners and Runners Up

The Charleston tennis tournament has long been a popular event on the WTA tour with past champions including greats like Justine Henin, Steffi Graf, and Martina Navratilova.

Women’s Singles

The current champion in the singles event is Ons Jabeur who beat Belinda Bencic 7-6, 6–4 in the final of the 2023 singles tournament (see match highlights from the final below).

Chris Evert holds the record for most titles in Charleston with eight titles to her name, followed by Steffi Graf and Martina Navratilova with four titles each.

The below list of past winners and runners-up in the singles event in Charleston goes back to 2012. For a full list, check the official WTA Tour website.

YearWinnerRunner UpScore
2023Ons JabeurBelinda Bencic7-6, 6-4
2022Belinda BencicOns Jabeur6-1, 5-7, 6-4
2021Veronika KudermetovaDanka Kovinic6–4, 6–2
2019Madison KeysCaroline Wozniacki7–6, 6–3
2018Kiki BertensJulia Görges6–2, 6–1
2017Daria KasatkinaJeļena Ostapenko6–3, 6–1
2016Sloane StephensElena Vesnina7–6, 6–2
2015Angelique KerberMadison Keys6–2, 4–6, 7–5
2014Andrea PetkovicJana Cepelova7–5, 6–2
2013Serena WilliamsJelena Jankovic3–6, 6–0, 6–2
2012Serena WilliamsLucie Safarova6–0, 6–1

Women’s Doubles

Desirae Krawczyk and Danielle Collins are the current champions in the doubles event after beating Giuliana Olmos and Ena Shibahara 0-6, 6-4, 14-12 in the doubles final in 2023.

Martina Navratilova holds the record for the most doubles titles at Charleston with seven titles to her name with seven different partners.

The below list of past winners and runners-up in doubles in Charleston goes back to 2012. For a full list, check the official WTA Tour website.

YearWinnersRunners UpScore
2023Desirae Krawczyk and Danielle CollinsGiuliana Olmos and Ena Shibahara0-6, 6-4, 14-12
2022Andreja Klepac and Magda LinetteLucie Hradecká and Sania Mirza6-2, 4-6, 10-7
2021Nicole Melichar and Demi SchuursMarie Bouzková and Lucie Hradecká6–2, 6–4
2019Anna-Lena Grönefeld and Alicja RosolskaIrina Khromacheva and Veronika Kudermetova7–6, 6–2
2018Alla Kudryavtseva and Katarina SrebotnikAndreja Klepač and María José Martínez Sánchez6–3, 6–3
2017Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Lucie ŠafářováLucie Hradecká and Kateřina Siniaková6–1, 4–6, 10–7
2016Caroline Garcia and Kristina MladenovicBethanie Mattek-Sands and Lucie Šafářová6–2, 7–5
2015Martina Hingis and Sania MirzaCasey Dellacqua and Darija Jurak6–0, 6–4
2014Anabel Medina Garrigues and Yaroslava ShvedovaChan Hao-ching and Chan Yung-jan7–6, 6–2
2013Kristina Mladenovic and Lucie ŠafářováAndrea Hlaváčková and Liezel Huber6–3, 7–6
2012Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and Lucie ŠafářováAnabel Medina Garrigues and Yaroslava Shvedova5–7, 6–4, 10–6