Dow Tennis Classic

The Dow Tennis Classic is a tennis tournament on the WTA Tour that is played on indoor hard courts in Michigan, USA.

The tournament has been held annually since 1994 and was upgraded to a WTA 125 event in 2021.

I have put together the below guide so you can find out more about the draw, tickets, players, schedule, and prize money for 2023.

Dow Tennis Classic

Dow Tennis Classic 2023

Location:Midland, Michigan, USA
Tour Level:WTA 125
Court Surface:Indoor Hard Courts
Draw Size:32 Singles, 16 Doubles
Prize Money:$115,000


The 2023 Dow Tennis Classic tennis tournament in Midland was held from the 30th of October to the 5th of November 2023.

The 2023 tournament was played in the same week as the Charlottesville Men’s Pro Challenger in Virginia, the WTA Finals in Cancun, and the ATP Paris Masters.


Daytime Matches held from Monday, the 30th of October to Friday the 3rd of November have free admission, with ticket prices for night sessions (Tuesday – Thursday) starting at $20 for adults and juniors.

Ticket prices for the quarterfinals, semifinals, and final (Friday – Sunday) start at $25 for adults and juniors.

More information is available through the tournament’s official website.


The official entry list for 2023 has now been released and below is a selection of players who participated in the 2023 singles competition.

  • Alycia Parks
  • Anna Kalinskaya
  • Ashlyn Krueger
  • Emina Bektas
  • Emma Navarro
  • Jana Fett
  • Katie Volynets
  • Kayla Day
  • Peyton Stearns
  • Taylor Townsend


Below is the expected schedule for the 2023 tournament in Midland, with the singles final being played on the 5th of November 2023.

Monday – Day 130 October 20231st Round Matches
Tuesday – Day 231 October 20231st Round Matches
Wednesday – Day 31 November 20232nd Round Matches
Thursday – Day 42 November 20232nd Round Matches
Friday – Day 53 November 2023Quarterfinal Matches
Saturday – Day 64 November 2023Semifinal Matches
Sunday – Day 75 November 2023Final


The draw for the 2023 singles and doubles tournaments in Midland is available to view on the WTA Tour website (see links below).

Singles Qualifying: View Draw

Singles Main: View Draw

Doubles: View Draw

In 2023, there were 32 players included in the singles draw, while in the doubles draw there were a total of 16 teams.

Prize Money and Points

The total financial commitment (including prize money) for the 2023 Dow Tennis Classic was $115,000 which was in line with other WTA 125 tournaments.

How the points and prize money were split for the 2023 Midland tennis tournament is detailed below.

Women’s Singles

The winner of the women’s singles tournament in 2023 received $15,000 and 160 ranking points, while the runner up won $8,000 and 95 ranking points.

Performance$ – PayoutWTA Point(s)
2nd Round$2,00015
1st Round$1,2501

Women’s Doubles (Per Team)

The winners of the women’s doubles tournament in 2023 received $5,000 ($2,500 each) and 160 points, while the runners up won $2,500 ($1,250 each) and 95 points.

PerformancePer TeamPer PlayerWTA Point(s)
1st Round$1,000$5001

2023 Champions (Singles and Doubles)

The 2023 singles champion was Anna Kalinskaya who defeated Jana Fett 7-5, 6–4 in the 2023 singles final.

The 2023 doubles champions were Hailey Baptiste and Whitney Osuigwe who defeated Sophie Chang and Ashley Lahey 2–6, 6–2, 10–1 in the 2023 doubles final.