The Grand Est Open 88 is a WTA 125 tournament that is played on outdoor clay courts in Contrexéville, France.
The tournament was previously a $100,000 ITF Women’s event but for the 2022 edition, it was upgraded to a WTA 125 tournament.
2022 Grand Est Open 88
|Alternative Names:||WTA Contrexeville|
|Tour Level:||WTA 125|
|Court Surface:||Outdoor Red Clay|
|Draw Size:||32 Singles, 16 Doubles|
The 2022 WTA Contrexéville Tennis Tournament took place from the 4th to the 10th of July 2022.
Tickets for the 2023 tournament in Contrexéville do not appear to be on sale yet.
If you are interested in getting tickets for 2023, then I would recommend that you keep an eye on the tournament’s official website for information on tickets for next year’s tournament.
Below is a selection of WTA players that have entered the singles draw for the 2022 tournament in Contrexéville.
- Anna Bondár
- Varvara Gracheva
- Jasmine Paolini
- Océane Dodin
- Arantxa Rus
- Dalma Gálfi
- Ylena In-Albon
- Katie Volynets
Below was the schedule for the 2022 singles tournament, with the final being played on the 10th Of July 2022.
|Monday – Day 1||4th Of July 2022||1st Round Matches|
|Tuesday – Day 2||5th Of July 2022||1st Round Matches|
|Wednesday – Day 3||6th Of July 2022||2nd Round Matches|
|Thursday – Day 4||7th Of July 2022||2nd Round Matches|
|Friday – Day 5||8th Of July 2022||Quarterfinal Matches|
|Saturday – Day 6||9th Of July 2022||Semifinal Matches|
|Sunday – Day 7||10th Of July 2022||Final|
The draw for the 2022 singles and doubles tournaments in Contrexeville are available to view on the official WTA Tour website (see links below).
Qualifying (Singles): View Draw
Women’s Singles: View Draw
Women’s Doubles: View Draw
Prize Money and Points
The total financial commitment (including Prize Money) for the 2022 tournament was $115,000.
How the prize money and points are to be split for the 2022 tournament is detailed below.
The winner of the Women’s Singles Event in 2022 received $15,000 and 160 ranking points, while the runner up received $8,500 and 95 ranking points.
Players losing in the 1st round of the tournament received $1,250 and 1 ranking Point.
The winners of the Women’s Doubles Event in 2022 received $6,000 ($3,000 each) and 160 WTA Points, while the runner ups received $4,300 ($2,150 each) and 95 WTA Points.
Teams losing in the quarterfinals received $2,000 ($1,000 each) and 1 WTA Point.
2022 Winner and Runner Ups
In the women’s singles event, Sara Errani of Italy beat Dalma Galfi of Hungary in three sets (6-4, 1-6, 7-6).
In the women’s doubles event, Ulrikke Eikeri of Norway and Tereza Mihalikova of Slovakia beat Han Xinyun of China, and Alexandra Panova of Russia in straight sets (7-6, 6-2).
Past Winners (Singles)
NB: From 2007 to 2021 the tournament in Contrexeville was at the ITF level, before being upgraded to the WTA 125 level for 2022.
2022 – Sara Errani
2021 – Anhelina Kalinina
2020 – N/A
2019 – Katarina Zavatska
2018 – Stefanie Vögele
2017 – Johanna Larsson
2016 – Pauline Parmentier
2015 – Alexandra Dulgheru
2014 – Irina-Camelia Begu
2013 – Timea Bacsinszky
2012 – Aravane Rezaï
2011 – Iryna Brémond
2010 – Jelena Dokić
2009 – Ekaterina Bychkova
2008 – Ioana Raluca Olaru
2007 – Andrea Petkovic