Cincinnati Open Tennis

The Cincinnati Open (or Western & Southern Open) is an annual tennis tournament that is usually held in August at the Lindner Family Tennis Center in Mason, Ohio, which is near Cincinnati in the USA.

The tournament is a combined ATP and WTA event with an ATP Masters 1000 and a WTA 1000 tournament being held in the same week.

Past champions of the ATP Masters 1000 singles tournament include Roger Federer, Andy Murray, and Rafael Nadal while past champions of the WTA 1000 singles tournament include Ashleigh Barty, Victoria Azarenka, and Serena Williams.

Roger Federer currently holds the record for most men’s singles titles with seven Cincinnati titles to his name, while Ruth Sanders Cordes and Clara Louise Zinke jointly hold the record for most women’s singles titles in Cincinnati with a total of five titles each.

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Cincinnati Open Tennis Tournament

Quick Facts on the Cincinnati Open Tennis

Tournament Name:Cincinnati Open (or Western & Southern Open)
Location:Mason, Ohio, United States
Tour Level:ATP 1000 and WTA 1000
Court Surface:Outdoor Hard court
Defending Champion(s):Alexander Zverev (Men’s Singles), Marcel Granollers and Horacio Zeballos (Men’s Doubles), Ashleigh Barty (Women’s Singles), Samantha Stosur and Zhang Shuai (Women’s Doubles)
ATP Draw Size:56 Singles, 28 Doubles
WTA Draw Size:64 Singles, 32 Doubles
Official Website:https://www.wsopen.com/
Facebook Page:https://www.facebook.com/cincytennis
Twitter:https://twitter.com/cincytennis#CincyTennis
Instagram:https://www.instagram.com/cincytennis/

2022 Cincinnati Open Dates

The 2022 tournaments will take place from the 14th to the 21st of August 2022, with the ATP Cincinnati Masters tournament starting on the 14th of August and the WTA 1000 tournament starting on the 15th of August.

2022 Cincinnati Open Tickets

Tickets for the 2022 ATP and WTA Tournaments are on sale now and are available to purchase from the tournament’s official website WSopen.com.

2022 Cincinnati Open Players

The official entry lists for the 2022 tournaments in Ohio have not been released yet but below is a selection of tennis players who competed in the ATP and WTA tournaments in 2021.

ATP Cincinnati Masters Players

WTA Cincinnati Players

  • Ashleigh Barty
  • Naomi Osaka
  • Aryna Sabalenka
  • Elina Svitolina
  • Karolína Plíšková
  • Iga Świątek
  • Bianca Andreescu
  • Garbiñe Muguruza
  • Barbora Krejčíková
  • Belinda Bencic
  • Petra Kvitová
  • Simona Halep
  • Jennifer Brady
  • Victoria Azarenka
  • Elise Mertens
  • Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova

2022 Cincinnati Open Tennis Schedule

DateRound
Sunday, 14 August 2022ATP 1st Round
Monday, 15 August 2022ATP/WTA 1st Round
Tuesday, 16 August 2022ATP/WTA 1st Round and 2nd Round
Wednesday, 17 August 2022ATP/WTA 2nd Round
Thursday, 18 August 2022ATP/WTA 3rd Round
Friday, 19 August 2022ATP/WTA Quarterfinals
Saturday, 20 August 2022ATP/WTA Semifinals
Sunday, 21 August 2022ATP/WTA Final

2022 Cincinnati Open Draw

The entry lists for the WTA and ATP events in Ohio are not available yet as they won’t be released until closer to the start of the tournaments.

If you are looking for the 2021 draws, then they are available to view on the ATP and WTA Tour websites.

2022 Cincinnati Open Prize Money and Points

Information in relation to the prize money and points to be awarded to players for the 2022 tournament has not been released yet but below is what was awarded to players in 2021.

Cincinnati Masters Prize Money and Points (Men’s Singles)

Performance2021 Prize MoneyATP Points
Winner$654,8151000
Finalist$354,720600
Semifinalist$197,710360
Quarterfinalist$116,655180
3rd Round$68,32590
2nd Round$41,50045
1st Round$23,65010

The winner of the Men’s Singles Event in 2021 received $654,815 in prize money and 1000 ATP points, with the runner up receiving $354,720 in prize money and 600 ATP Points.

Cincinnati Masters Prize Money (Men’s Doubles)

Performance2021 Prize MoneyATP Points
Winners$159,0301000
Finalists$102,000600
Semifinalists$63,960360
Quarterfinalists$40,710180
2nd Round$23,26090
1st Round$12,9100

The winners of the Men’s Doubles Event in 2021 received $159,030 ($79,515 each) in prize money, with the runner ups receiving $102,000 ($51,000 each).

Women’s Singles Prize Money and Points

Performance2021 Prize MoneyWTA Points
Winner$255,220900
Finalist$188,945585
Semifinalist$100,250350
Quarterfinalist$47,820190
3rd Round$24,200105
2nd Round$15,33060
1st Round$12,3851

The winner of the Women’s Singles Event in 2021 received $255,220 in prize money, with the runner up receiving $188,945.

Women’s Doubles Prize Money (Per Team)

Performance2021 Prize MoneyWTA Points
Winners$77,200990
Finalists$50,700585
Semifinalists$31,700350
Quarterfinalists$15,900190
2nd Round$10,020105
1st Round$7,4901

The winners of the Women’s Doubles Event in 2021 received $77,200 in prize money, with the runner ups receiving $50,700.

Cincinnati Masters Previous Winners and Runner Ups

Men’s Singles Winners and Runner Ups

Alexander Zverev is the defending champion in the Men’s Singles event following his 6-2, 6-3 victory over Andrey Rublev in the 2021 Men’s Singles final.

Roger Federer is the most successful male singles player as he has won seven singles titles and has been runner up once.

The below list of previous winners and runner-ups of the Men’s Singles event in Ohio goes back to 2017. For a complete list of prior winners and runner-ups, check out the ATP Tour website.

YearWinnerRunner UpScore in Final
2022TBDTBDTBD
2021Alexander ZverevAndrey Rublev6–2, 6–3
2020Novak DjokovicMilos Raonic1–6, 6–3, 6–4
2019Daniil MedvedevDavid Goffin7–6, 6–4
2018Novak DjokovicRoger Federer6–4, 6–4
2017Grigor DimitrovNick Kyrgios6–3, 7–5

Men’s Doubles Winners and Runner Ups

Nikola Mektic and Mate Pavic are the defending champions in Rome’s men’s doubles event after beating Diego Schwartzman and John Isner 6-2, 6-7, 12-10 in the 2022 Men’s doubles final.

The below list of previous winners and runner-ups of the Men’s Doubles event in Ohio goes back to 2017. For a complete list of prior winners and runner-ups, check out the ATP Tour website.

YearWinnersRunner UpsScore in Final
2022TBDTBDTBD
2021Marcel Granollers and Horacio ZeballosSteve Johnson and Austin Krajicek7-6, 7-6
2020Pablo Carreño Busta and Alex de MinaurJamie Murray and Neal Skupski6–2, 7–5
2019Ivan Dodig and Filip PolášekJuan Sebastián Cabal and Robert Farah4–6, 6–4, 10–6
2018Jamie Murray and Bruno SoaresJuan Sebastián Cabal and Robert Farah4–6, 6–3, 10–6
2017Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas MahutJamie Murray and Bruno Soares7-6, 6-4

Women’s Singles Champions and Runner Ups

Ashleigh Barty beat Jil Teichmann 6-3, 6-1 in the singles final in 2021 but as she retired earlier this year, she will not be able to defend her title.

The below list of previous winners and runner-ups of the WTA Singles event in Ohio goes back to 2017. For a full list of previous winners in the open era, check out the WTA Tour website.

YearWinnersRunner UpsScore in Final
2022TBDTBDTBD
2021Ashleigh BartyJil Teichmann6–3, 6–1
2020Victoria AzarenkaNaomi OsakaWalkover
2019Madison KeysSvetlana Kuznetsova7–5, 7–6
2018Kiki BertensSimona Halep2-6, 7-6, 6-2
2017Garbiñe MuguruzaSimona Halep6–1, 6–0

Women’s Doubles Champions and Runner Ups

Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and Veronika Kudermetova are the defending champions in the women’s doubles event in Rome after beating Gabriela Dabrowski and Giuliana Olmos 1-6, 6-4, 10-7 in the 2022 women’s doubles final.

The below list of previous winners and runner-ups of the WTA Doubles event in Ohio goes back to 2017. For a full list of previous winners in the open era, check out the WTA Tour website.

YearWinnersRunner UpsScore in Final
2022TBDTBDTBD
2021Samantha Stosur and Zhang ShuaiGabriela Dabrowski
Brazil and Luisa Stefani
7–5, 6–3
2020Květa Peschke and Demi SchuursNicole Melichar and Xu Yifan6–1, 4–6, 10–4
2019Lucie Hradecká and Andreja KlepačAnna-Lena Grönefeld and Demi Schuurs6–4, 6–1
2018Lucie Hradecká and Ekaterina MakarovaElise Mertens and Demi Schuurs6–2, 7–5
2017Chan Yung-jan and Martina HingisHsieh Su-wei and Monica Niculescu4–6, 6–4, 10–7