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.

Cincinnati Open Tennis Tournament

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
ATP Draw Size:56 Singles, 28 Doubles
WTA Draw Size:64 Singles, 32 Doubles
Official Website:https://www.wsopen.com/

2022 Cincinnati Open Dates

The 2022 tournaments took 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.

The Cincinnati Tennis Tournaments were played in the same week as the Vancouver Open in Canada.

2023 Cincinnati Open Tickets

Tickets for the 2023 ATP and WTA Tournaments in Cincinnati are not on sale yet but they will be available to purchase from the tournament’s official website WSopen.com closer to the start of next year’s tournament.

2022 Cincinnati Open Players

The official entry lists for the 2022 tournaments have now been released and below is a selection of tennis players who played in the ATP and WTA tournaments in 2022.

ATP Cincinnati Masters Players

WTA Cincinnati Players

  • Iga Swiatek
  • Serena Williams
  • Naomi Osaka
  • Aryna Sabalenka
  • Karolína Pliskova
  • Bianca Andreescu
  • Garbiñe Muguruza
  • Barbora Krejčíková
  • Belinda Bencic
  • Petra Kvitová
  • Simona Halep
  • Victoria Azarenka
  • Elise Mertens
  • Jelena Ostapenko
  • Coco Gauff
  • Paula Badosa
  • Ons Jabeur
  • Jessica Pegula
  • Emma Raducanu
  • Maria Sakkari
  • Daria Kasatkina
  • Leylah Fernandez
  • Anett Kontaveit

Update: The complete entry list for 2022 singles tournaments has now been released by tournament organizers.

2022 Cincinnati Open Tennis Schedule

Below was the tournament schedule for the 2022 tournament in Cincinnati.

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 and draws for the WTA and ATP events in Ohio are now 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 is detailed below.

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

The winner of the Men’s Singles Event in 2022 received $970,020 (2021: $654,815) in prize money and 1000 ATP points, with the runner up receiving $529,710 (2021: $354,720) in prize money and 600 ATP Points.

Performance2022 Prize MoneyATP Points
Winner$970,0201000
Finalist$529,710600
Semifinalist$289,655360
Quarterfinalist$157,995180
3rd Round$84,51090
2nd Round$45,31545
1st Round$25,11010

Cincinnati Masters Prize Money (Men’s Doubles)

The winners of the Men’s Doubles Event in 2022 received $297,620 ($148,810 each) in prize money, with the runner ups receiving $161,670 ($80,835 each).

Performance2022 Prize MoneyATP Points
Winners$297,6201000
Finalists$161,670600
Semifinalists$88,800360
Quarterfinalists$48,990180
2nd Round$26,94090
1st Round$14,7000

Women’s Singles Prize Money and Points

The winner of the Women’s Singles Event in 2022 received $412,000 in prize money and 900 WTA points, with the runner up receiving $242,800 in prize money and 585 WTA points.

Performance2022 Prize MoneyWTA Points
Winner$412,000900
Finalist$242,800585
Semifinalist$125,000350
Quarterfinalist$57,440190
3rd Round$28,730105
2nd Round$16,34060
1st Round$11,7251

Women’s Doubles Prize Money (Per Team)

The winners of the Women’s Doubles Event in 2022 won $120,300 in prize money, with the runner ups winning $67,630 in prize money.

Performance2022 Prize MoneyWTA Points
Winners$120,300900
Finalists$67,630585
Semifinalists$37,180350
Quarterfinalists$18,750190
2nd Round$10,620105
1st Round$7,1201

Cincinnati Masters Previous Winners and Runner Ups

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.

Men’s Singles Winners and Runner Ups

Borna Coric is the defending champion in the Men’s Singles event following his 7-6, 6-2 victory over Stefanos Tsitsipas in the 2022 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
2022Borna CoricStefanos Tsitsipas7-6, 6-2
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

Joe Salisbury and Rajeev Ram are the defending champions in the men’s doubles event after beating Michael Venus and Tim Pütz 7-6, 7-6 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
2022Joe Salisbury and Rajeev RamMichael Venus and Tim Pütz7-6, 7-6
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

Caroline Garcia is the defending champion after she beat Petra Kvitová 6-2, 6-4 in the singles final in 2022.

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
2022Caroline GarciaPetra Kvitová6-2, 6-4
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

Lyudmyla Kichenok and Jeļena Ostapenko are the defending champions in the women’s doubles event in Ohio after beating Nicole Melichar-Martinez and Ellen Perez 7-6, 6-3 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
2022Lyudmyla Kichenok and Jeļena OstapenkoNicole Melichar-Martinez and Ellen Perez7-6, 6-3
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