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.

Cincinnati Open Tennis Tournament

2023 Cincinnati 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
Prize Money:ATP: $6,280,880, WTA: $2,527,250

Dates

The 2023 Cincinnati Open tennis tournament will take place from the 12th to the 20th of August 2023, with the 1st round of the ATP Cincinnati Masters tournament and the WTA 1000 tournament starting on the 13th of August.

The 2023 Cincinnati Tennis Tournaments will be played in the same week as the Vancouver Open in Canada.

Tickets

Tickets for the 2023 men’s and women’s 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 the 2023 tournament.

Players

The official entry lists for the 2023 tournaments in Cincinnati have not yet been released but below is a selection of tennis players who played in the men’s and women’s tournaments in 2022.

ATP Cincinnati Players

WTA Cincinnati Open Players

  • Iga Swiatek
  • Serena Williams
  • Naomi Osaka
  • Aryna Sabalenka
  • Karolína Pliskova
  • Bianca Andreescu
  • Garbiñe Muguruza
  • Barbora Krejčíková
  • Belinda Bencic
  • Petra Kvitová
  • 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.

Schedule

Below is the expected tournament schedule for the 2023 tournament in Cincinnati, with the men’s and women’s singles finals being played on Sunday, the 20th of August 2023.

DateRound
Saturday, 12 August 2023Qualifying
Sunday, 13 August 2023Qualifying and 1st Round
Monday, 14 August 20231st Round
Tuesday, 15 August 20231st Round and 2nd Round
Wednesday, 16 August 20232nd Round
Thursday, 17 August 20233rd Round
Friday, 18 August 2023Quarterfinals
Saturday, 19 August 2023Semifinals
Sunday, 20 August 2023Finals

Draw

The draws for the 2023 WTA and ATP events in Cincinnati will be available to view on the ATP and WTA Tour website a few days before the start of the tournaments.

Singles (Main) Draws: TBC

Singles (Qualifying) Draws: TBC

Doubles Draws: TBC

Prize Money and Points

Information in relation to the prize money to be awarded to players for the 2023 tournament has yet to be confirmed but in 2022 it was $6,280,880 for the ATP Cincinnati Open and $2,527,250 for the WTA Cincinnati Open.

Below is how the prize money and points were split for the 2022 tournament.

Men’s Singles

The winner of the Men’s Singles Event in 2022 won $970,020 (2021: $654,815) and 1000 ranking points, with the runner-up winning $529,710 (2021: $354,720) and 600 Points.

Performance$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

Men’s Doubles

The winners of the Men’s Doubles Event in 2022 won $297,620 ($148,810 each) and 1000 points, with the runner-ups winning $161,670 ($80,835 each) and 600 points.

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

Women’s Singles

The winner of the Women’s Singles Event in 2022 won $412,000 and 900 ranking points, with the runner-up winning $242,800 and 585 ranking points.

Performance$Point(s)
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

The winners of the Women’s Doubles Event in 2022 won $120,300 and 900 points, with the runner-ups winning $67,630 and 585 points.

Performance$WTA Point(s)
Winners$120,300900
Finalists$67,630585
Semifinalists$37,180350
Quarterfinalists$18,750190
2nd Round$10,620105
1st Round$7,1201

Cincinnati Past Winners and Runner Ups

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.

Men’s Singles

Borna Coric is the current 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 goes back to 2017. For a complete list, 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

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 goes back to 2017. For a complete list, 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

Caroline Garcia is the current champion after she beat Petra Kvitova 6-2, 6-4 in the women’s singles final in 2022.

The below list of previous winners and runner-ups of the Women’s Singles event goes back to 2017. For a full list, 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

Lyudmyla Kichenok and Jeļena Ostapenko are the current 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 women’s Doubles event goes back to 2017. For a full list, 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