Upper Austria Ladies Linz

The Upper Austria Ladies Linz is a women’s tennis tournament on the WTA Tour that is played on indoor hard courts in Linz, Austria.

The first WTA tournament in Linz was played in 1987 with Barbara Paulus winning the singles and Petra Hentschl and Eva-Maria Schürhoff winning the doubles.

I have put together the below guide so you can find out more about the Draw, Tickets, Schedule, Players, and Prize Money for the 2023 tournament in Linz.

Upper Austria Ladies Linz

2023 Upper Austria Ladies Linz

Location:Linz, Austria
Tour Level:WTA 250
Court Surface:Indoor Hard Courts
Draw Size:32 Singles, 16 Doubles
Prize Money:$275,000

Dates

The 2023 WTA Linz Open tennis tournament will be held from the 5th to the 12th of February 2023, with the tournament being played a week after the end of the 2023 Australian Open.

The 2023 tournament will be played in the same week as the tournaments in Abu Dhabi, MontpellierDallas, and Cordoba.

Tickets

Tickets for the 2023 Tournament in Linz will be available through the tournament’s official website from November 2022.

Players (Entry List)

The entry list for the 2023 tournament has not been released yet but below is a selection of players who are expected to play in the Linz Open tennis tournament in 2023.

  • Alison Van Uytvanck
  • Anastasia Potapova
  • Anhelina Kalinina
  • Anna Blinkova
  • Bernarda Pera
  • Camila Giorgi
  • Danka Kovinic
  • Donna Vekic
  • Ekaterina Alexandrova
  • Elisabetta Cocciaretto
  • Irina-Camelia Begu
  • Jaqueline Cristian
  • Jasmine Paolini
  • Jule Niemeier
  • Katerina Siniakova
  • Linda Noskova
  • Lucia Bronzetti
  • Madison Brengle
  • Maria Sakkari
  • Patricia Maria Tig
  • Petra Martic

Schedule

Below is the expected schedule for the 2023 tournament in Linz. Please note that this schedule is subject to change.

DayDateRound
Sunday – Day 15 February 2023Qualifying Matches
Monday – Day 26 February 20231st Round Matches
Tuesday – Day 37 February 20231st Round Matches
Wednesday – Day 48 February 20232nd Round Matches
Thursday – Day 59 February 20232nd Round Matches
Friday – Day 610 February 2023Quarterfinal Matches
Saturday – Day 711 February 2023Semifinal Matches
Sunday – Day 812 February 2023Final

Draw (Singles and Doubles)

In the 2023 Linz Open, there will be 32 players included in the singles draw, while in the doubles draw there will be a total of 16 teams.

The draw for the 2023 WTA singles and doubles tournaments will be made closer to the start of next year’s tournament.

Singles Qualifying Draw: TBD

Singles Main Draw: TBD

Doubles Draw: TBD

Prize Money and Points

The total Prize Money for the 2023 Linz tennis tournament will be $275,000.

How the prize money and points are to be split for the 2023 tournament is detailed below.

Women’s Singles

The winner of the singles tournament in 2023 is expected to receive $33,200 and 280 points, while the runner-up is expected to receive $19,750 and 180 points.

Performance$WTA Points
Winner$33,200280
Finalist$19,750180
Semifinalist$11,000110
Quarterfinalist$6,20060
2nd Round$3,80030
1st Round$2,7251

Women’s Doubles (Per Team)

The winners of the doubles tournament in 2023 are expected to receive $12,000 and 280 points, while the runner-ups are expected to receive $6,700 and 180 points.

Performance$WTA Points
Winners$12,000280
Finalists$6,700180
Semifinalists$3,950110
Quarterfinalists$2,35060
1st Round$1,8001

Defending Champions

2021 Women’s Singles

The winner of the 2021 singles competition was Alison Riske who beat Jaqueline Cristian 2–6, 6–2, 7–5 in the singles final.

2021 Women’s Doubles

The winners of the 2021 doubles competition were Natela Dzalamidze and Kamilla Rakhimova who beat Wang Xinyu and Zheng Saisai 6–4, 6–2 in the doubles final.