Tennis in the Land

The Tennis in the Land tournament is played on outdoor hard courts at the Jacobs Pavilion in Cleveland, Ohio, USA.

The tournament is also known as the Cleveland Ladies Open and has been a WTA 250 tournament since 2021.

An ITF Women’s Circuit tournament was played in Cleveland from 2009 to 2011 with no tournament being played from 2012 to 2020.

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Tennis in the Land

Tennis in the Land

Tournament Name:Tennis in the Land (or Cleveland Ladies Open)
Location:Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Tour Level:WTA 250
Court Surface:Outdoor Hardcourt
Draw Size:32 Singles, 16 Doubles
Prize Money:$251,750

2022 Tennis in the Land Dates

The 2022 Cleveland tennis tournament will take place from the 21st to the 27th of August 2022.

The 2022 tournament will be played in the same week as the WTA 250 tournament in Granby and the ATP 250 tournament in Winston-Salem.

2022 Tennis in the Land Tickets

Tickets for the 2022 tournament in Cleveland are on sale now and are available to purchase through

There will be free entry to the qualifying matches played on the 20th of August with ticket prices for the 1st round onwards starting at $20.

2022 Tennis in the Land Players

The official entry list for the 2022 tournament is not available yet. Check back closer to the tournament start date for more details on who will be playing in this year’s tournament.

Below is a list of some of the players who competed in the 2021 singles tournament:

  • Daria Kasatkina
  • Anett Kontaveit
  • Ekaterina Alexandrova
  • Johanna Konta
  • Nadia Podoroska
  • Magda Linette
  • Sara Sorribes Tormo
  • Shelby Rogers
  • Zhang Shuai

2022 Tennis in the Land Schedule

Saturday – Day 120th of August 2022Qualifying Matches
Sunday – Day 221st of August 20221st Round Matches
Monday – Day 322nd of August 20221st Round Matches
Tuesday – Day 423rd of August 20221st Round Matches
Wednesday – Day 524th of August 20222nd Round Matches
Thursday – Day 625th of August 2022Quarterfinals
Friday – Day 726th of August 2022Semifinals
Saturday – Day 827th of August 2022Finals

The tournament schedule detailed above is subject to change.

2022 Tennis in the Land Schedule of Play

Once the tournament has started you will be able to view the schedule for each day’s play by following the below links:

Day 1 Schedule

Day 2 Schedule

Day 3 Schedule

Day 4 Schedule

Day 5 Schedule

Day 6 Schedule

Day 7 Schedule

Day 8 Schedule

2022 Tennis in the Land Draw

The draw for the 2022 tournament has not been made available yet. Check back closer to the tournament start date, for details of the 2022 Cleveland draw.

If you are looking for the draws for the 2021 tournament they can be viewed on the Official WTA Tour website.

2022 Tennis in the Land Prize Money and Ranking Points

The total prize money for the 2022 tournament in Cleveland will be $251,750 which is in line with other WTA 250 tournaments.

How the prize money is to be split for the 2022 tournament is not available yet but below is how the prize money was split for the 2021 tournament.

2021 Singles Prize Money and Points

Performance2021 Prize MoneyWTA Points
2nd Round$4,00030
1st Round$2,7701

The winner of the WTA 250 Singles tournament in 2021 received $29,200 in prize money and 280 WTA Ranking Points, with the runner up receiving $16,398 in prize money and 180 WTA Ranking Points.

2021 Doubles Prize Money (Per Team) and Points

Performance2021 Prize MoneyWTA Points
1st Round$1,7501

The winners of the WTA Doubles Event in 2021 received $10,300 ($5,150 each) in prize money, with the runner ups receiving $6,000 ($3,000 each).

Tennis in the Land Past Winners

Singles Winners and Runner Ups

Anett Kontaveit won the Cleveland singles event in 2021 after beating Irina-Camelia Begu 7-6, 6-4 in the final.

YearWinnerRunner UpScore in Final
2021Anett KontaveitIrina-Camelia Begu7–6, 6–4
2012-2020N/AN/ATournament not Held
2011Kyle McPhillipsXi Li6–3, 6–2
2010Madison KeysPiia Suomalainen6–2, 6–4
2009Jamie HamptonKyle McPhillips6–4, 6–1

Doubles Winners and Runner Ups

Shuko Aoyama and Ena Shibahara are the defending champions in the women’s doubles event in Cleveland after beating Christina McHale and Sania Mirza 7–5, 6–3 in the final of the 2021 doubles tournament.

YearWinnersRunner UpsScore in Final
2021Shuko Aoyama and Ena ShibaharaChristina McHale and Sania Mirza7–5, 6–3
2012-2020N/AN/ATournament not Held
2011Brooke Austin and Brooke BolenderDianne Hollands and Shikha Uberoi7–6, 6–3
2010Sanaz Marand and Caitlin WhoriskeyEmily Harman and Eleanor Peters6–4, 6–0
2009Jamie Hampton and Grace MinTarakaa Bertrand and Elizabeth Lumpkin6–1, 6–2