Grand Est Open 88

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.

Grand Est Open 88 Tennis Tournament

2022 Grand Est Open 88

Alternative Names:WTA Contrexeville
Location:Contrexéville, France
Tour Level:WTA 125
Court Surface:Outdoor Red Clay
Draw Size:32 Singles, 16 Doubles
Prize Money:$115,000

Dates

The 2022 WTA Contrexéville Tennis Tournament took place from the 4th to the 10th of July 2022.

The tournament was played in the same week as the WTA 125 tournament in Bastad and the second week of the 2022 Wimbledon Championships.

Tickets (2023)

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.

Players

Below is a selection of WTA players that have entered the singles draw for the 2022 tournament in Contrexéville.

  1. Anna Bondár
  2. Varvara Gracheva
  3. Jasmine Paolini
  4. Océane Dodin
  5. Arantxa Rus
  6. Dalma Gálfi
  7. Ylena In-Albon
  8. Katie Volynets

Schedule

Below was the schedule for the 2022 singles tournament, with the final being played on the 10th Of July 2022.

DayDateRound
Monday – Day 14th Of July 20221st Round Matches
Tuesday – Day 25th Of July 20221st Round Matches
Wednesday – Day 36th Of July 20222nd Round Matches
Thursday – Day 47th Of July 20222nd Round Matches
Friday – Day 58th Of July 2022Quarterfinal Matches
Saturday – Day 69th Of July 2022Semifinal Matches
Sunday – Day 710th Of July 2022Final

Draw

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.

Women’s Singles

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.

Performance$Points
Winner$15,000160
Finalist$8,50095
Semifinalist$6,00057
Quarterfinalist$4,00029
2nd Round$2,00015
1st Round$1,2501

Women’s Doubles

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.

Performance$Points
Winners$6,000160
Finalists$4,30095
Semifinalists$2,60057
Quarterfinalists$2,0001

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