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.
Cincinnati Open 2023
|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|
The 2023 Cincinnati Open tennis tournament took 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 were played in the same week as the Golden Gate Open in Stanford.
Tickets for the 2023 men’s and women’s tournaments in Cincinnati were for sale on the tournament’s official website WSopen.com, with ticket prices starting from $58.
The official entry lists for the 2023 tournaments in Cincinnati have now been released and below is a selection of tennis players who played in the men’s and women’s singles tournaments in 2023.
ATP Cincinnati Players
- Adrian Mannarino
- Alejandro Davidovich Fokina
- Alex de Minaur
- Alexander Shevchenko
- Alexander Zverev
- Andrey Rublev
- Arthur Fils
- Ben Shelton
- Borna Coric
- Brandon Nakashima
- Cameron Norrie
- Carlos Alcaraz
- Casper Ruud
- Christopher Eubanks
- Corentin Moutet
- Daniel Evans
- Daniil Medvedev
- Dusan Lajovic
- Emil Ruusuvuori
- Felix Auger-Aliassime
- Frances Tiafoe
- Francisco Cerundolo
- Gael Monfils
- Gregoire Barrere
- Grigor Dimitrov
- Holger Rune
- Hubert Hurkacz
- J.J. Wolf
- Jannik Sinner
- Jiri Lehecka
- John Isner
- Jordan Thompson
- Karen Khachanov
- Lloyd Harris
- Lorenzo Musetti
- Lorenzo Sonego
- Lucky Loser
- Mackenzie McDonald
- Matteo Berrettini
- Max Purcell
- Miomir Kecmanovic
- Nicolas Jarry
- Novak Djokovic
- Richard Gasquet
- Roman Safiullin
- Sebastian Korda
- Stan Wawrinka
- Stefanos Tsitsipas
- Tallon Griekspoor
- Taylor Fritz
- Thanasi Kokkinakis
- Tomas Martin Etcheverry
- Tommy Paul
- Ugo Humbert
- Yannick Hanfmann
- Yoshihito Nishioka
WTA Cincinnati Open Players
- Iga Swiatek
- Aryna Sabalenka
- Karolína Pliskova
- Barbora Krejčíková
- Belinda Bencic
- Petra Kvitová
- Victoria Azarenka
- Elise Mertens
- Jelena Ostapenko
- Coco Gauff
- Paula Badosa
- Peyton Stearns (Wild Card)
- Ons Jabeur
- Jessica Pegula
- Maria Sakkari
- Daria Kasatkina
Below is the 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.
|Saturday, 12 August 2023||Qualifying|
|Sunday, 13 August 2023||Qualifying and 1st Round|
|Monday, 14 August 2023||1st Round|
|Tuesday, 15 August 2023||1st Round and 2nd Round|
|Wednesday, 16 August 2023||2nd Round|
|Thursday, 17 August 2023||3rd Round|
|Friday, 18 August 2023||Quarterfinals|
|Saturday, 19 August 2023||Semifinals|
|Sunday, 20 August 2023||Finals|
ATP Singles (Main): View Draw
ATP Singles (Qualifying): View Draw
ATP Doubles: View Draw
WTA Qualifying, Singles, and Doubles: View Draws
Prize Money and Points
Information in relation to the prize money to be awarded to players for the 2023 tournament has now been confirmed, with prize money totaling $6,600,000 for the ATP Cincinnati Masters and $2,788,468 for the WTA Cincinnati Open.
Below is how the prize money and points will be split (by round) for the 2023 tournament.
The winner of the Men’s Singles Event in 2023 won $1,019,335 (2022: $970,020) and 1000 ranking points, with the runner-up winning $556,630 (2022: $529,710) and 600 Points.
|Performance||$ – Payout||Points|
The winners of the Men’s Doubles Event in 2023 won $312,740 (2022: $297,620) and 1000 points, with the runners-up winning $169,880 (2022: $161,670) and 600 points.
|Performance||$ – Payout||Points|
The winner of the Women’s Singles Event in 2023 won $454,500 (2022: $412,000) and 900 ranking points, with the runner-up winning $267,690 (2022: $242,800) and 585 ranking points.
|Performance||$ – Payout||Point(s)|
The winners of the Women’s Doubles Event in 2023 won $133,840 (2022: $120,300) and 900 points, with the runners-up winning $75,286 (2022: $67,630) and 585 points.
|Performance||$ – Per Team||WTA Point(s)|
Past Winners and Runners Up
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.
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 past winners and runners-up of the men’s singles event goes back to 2017. For a complete list, check out the ATP Tour website.
|2023||Novak Djokovic||Carlos Alcaraz||5-7, 7-6, 7-6|
|2022||Borna Coric||Stefanos Tsitsipas||7-6, 6-2|
|2021||Alexander Zverev||Andrey Rublev||6–2, 6–3|
|2020||Novak Djokovic||Milos Raonic||1–6, 6–3, 6–4|
|2019||Daniil Medvedev||David Goffin||7–6, 6–4|
|2018||Novak Djokovic||Roger Federer||6–4, 6–4|
|2017||Grigor Dimitrov||Nick Kyrgios||6–3, 7–5|
Máximo Gonzalez and Andres Molteni are the current champions in the men’s doubles event after beating Jamie Murray and Michael Venus 3-6, 6-1, 11-9 in the 2023 Men’s doubles final.
The below list of past winners and runners-up of the men’s doubles event goes back to 2017. For a complete list, check out the ATP Tour website.
|2023||Máximo Gonzalez and Andres Molteni||Jamie Murray and Michael Venus||3-6, 6-1, 11-9|
|2022||Joe Salisbury and Rajeev Ram||Michael Venus and Tim Pütz||7-6, 7-6|
|2021||Marcel Granollers and Horacio Zeballos||Steve Johnson and Austin Krajicek||7-6, 7-6|
|2020||Pablo Carreño Busta and Alex de Minaur||Jamie Murray and Neal Skupski||6–2, 7–5|
|2019||Ivan Dodig and Filip Polášek||Juan Sebastián Cabal and Robert Farah||4–6, 6–4, 10–6|
|2018||Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares||Juan Sebastián Cabal and Robert Farah||4–6, 6–3, 10–6|
|2017||Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut||Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares||7-6, 6-4|
Coco Gauff is the current champion after she defeated Karolína Muchová 6-3, 6-4 in the women’s singles final in 2023 (see match highlights below).
The below list of past winners and runners-up of the Women’s Singles event goes back to 2017. For a full list, check out the WTA Tour website.
|2023||Coco Gauff||Karolína Muchová||6-3, 6-4|
|2022||Caroline Garcia||Petra Kvitová||6-2, 6-4|
|2021||Ashleigh Barty||Jil Teichmann||6–3, 6–1|
|2020||Victoria Azarenka||Naomi Osaka||Walkover|
|2019||Madison Keys||Svetlana Kuznetsova||7–5, 7–6|
|2018||Kiki Bertens||Simona Halep||2-6, 7-6, 6-2|
|2017||Garbiñe Muguruza||Simona Halep||6–1, 6–0|
Alycia Parks and Taylor Townsend are the current champions in the women’s doubles event in Ohio after beating Nicole Melichar-Martinez and Ellen Perez 6-7, 6-4, 10-6 in the 2023 women’s doubles final.
The below list of past winners and runner-ups of the women’s doubles event goes back to 2017. For a full list, check out the WTA Tour website.
|2023||Alycia Parks and Taylor Townsend||Nicole Melichar-Martinez and Ellen Perez||6-7, 6-4, 10-6|
|2022||Lyudmyla Kichenok and Jeļena Ostapenko||Nicole Melichar-Martinez and Ellen Perez||7-6, 6-3|
|2021||Samantha Stosur and Zhang Shuai||Gabriela Dabrowski|
Brazil and Luisa Stefani
|2020||Květa Peschke and Demi Schuurs||Nicole Melichar and Xu Yifan||6–1, 4–6, 10–4|
|2019||Lucie Hradecká and Andreja Klepač||Anna-Lena Grönefeld and Demi Schuurs||6–4, 6–1|
|2018||Lucie Hradecká and Ekaterina Makarova||Elise Mertens and Demi Schuurs||6–2, 7–5|
|2017||Chan Yung-jan and Martina Hingis||Hsieh Su-wei and Monica Niculescu||4–6, 6–4, 10–7|