US Men’s Clay Court Championships

The US Men’s Clay Court Championships is an outdoor clay court tennis tournament on the ATP Tour that is held annually in Houston, Texas.

The tournament is an ATP 250 event and is currently sponsored by Fayez Sarofim & Co.

US Men's Clay Court Championships

ATP Houston 2024

Tour Level:ATP 250
Court Surface:Outdoor Clay Court
Draw Size:28 Singles, 16 Doubles
Prize Money:$642,735 (2023)


The 2024 ATP Houston tennis tournament will take place from the 1st to the 7th of April 2024, with the 2024 tournament being held in the same week as the tournaments in Marrakech, Estoril, Charleston, and Bogota.

Singles qualifying will take place on the 30th and 31st of March 2024.


Tickets for the 2024 tournament in Houston are for sale through the official tournament website, with single session and weekend tickets available.


The official player entry list for the 2024 tournament in Houston has not yet been released, but below is a selection of players who are expected to participate in the singles in 2024.

  • Aleksandar Kovacevic
  • Alex Michelsen
  • Ben Shelton
  • Christopher Eubanks
  • Daniel Elahi Galan
  • Denis Shapovalov
  • Frances Tiafoe
  • Francisco Cerundolo
  • Jordan Thompson
  • Kei Nishikori
  • Luciano Darderi
  • Mackenzie McDonald
  • Marcos Giron
  • Max Purcell
  • Rinky Hijikata
  • Taro Daniel
  • Tomas Martin Etcheverry
  • Tommy Paul
  • Yannick Hanfmann


The main draws for the Houston ATP 250 tournament in 2024 will start on Monday, the 1st of April 2024, with the finals being played on Sunday, the 7th of April 2024.

Saturday, 30 March 2024Qualifying
Sunday, 31 March 2024Qualifying
Monday, 1 April 20241st Round Matches
Tuesday, 2 April 20241st Round Matches
Wednesday, 3 April 20242nd Round Matches
Thursday, 4 April 20242nd Round Matches
Friday, 5 April 2024Quarterfinals
Saturday, 6 April 2024Semifinals
Sunday, 7 April 2024Finals


The draw for the singles and doubles events at the 2024 ATP Houston will be released on the ATP Tour website a few days before the start of the tournament.

Men’s Singles Main Draw: TBC

Men’s Singles Qualifying Draw: TBC

Men’s Doubles Main Draw: TBC

Prize Money and Points

The total prize money for the Houston ATP 250 tournament in 2024 has yet to be confirmed but in 2023 it was $642,735, with the prize money and points being split as follows.

Men’s Singles

The winner of the men’s singles event in 2023 received $97,760 and 250 ATP Points, with the runner-up winning $57,025 and 150 ATP Points.

Performance$ – PayoutATP Points
2nd Round$11,28020
1st Round$6,8950

Men’s Doubles (Per Team)

The winners of the Men’s Doubles Event in 2023 received $33,960 ($16,980) each) and 250 points, with the runners-up winning $18,170 ($9,085 each) and 150 points.

Performance$ – PayoutATP Points
Round 1$3,5100

Past Champions and Runners Up

The Houston tournament has been a popular event on the ATP calendar for many years with past champions including tennis greats like Andy Roddick, Jim Courier, Andre Agassi, and Jimmy Connors.

The first US Clay Court Championships was played in 1910 with Melville Hammond Long winning the inaugural singles event after beating Walter Merrill Hall 6–0, 6–1, 6–1 in the final.

Men’s Singles

The current champion in the men’s singles event is Frances Tiafoe who beat Tomas Martin Etcheverry in the final in 2023 (7-6, 7-6) – see match highlights below.

Home favorite Andy Roddick holds the record for most singles titles in Houston in the open era with three titles (2002, 2003, and 2005).

YearChampionRunner UpScore in Final
2023Frances TiafoeTomas Martin Etcheverry7-6, 7-6
2022Reilly OpelkaJohn Isner6-3, 7-6
2019Cristian GarínCasper Ruud7–6, 4–6, 6–3
2018Steve JohnsonTennys Sandgren7–6, 2–6, 6–4
2017Steve JohnsonThomaz Bellucci6–4, 4–6, 7–6
2016Juan MónacoJack Sock3–6, 6–3, 7–5
2015Jack SockSam Querrey7-6, 7-6
2014Fernando VerdascoNicolás Almagro6–3, 7–6
2013John IsnerNicolás Almagro6–3, 7–5
2012Juan MónacoJohn Isner6–2, 3–6, 6–3

The above list of winners and runners-up in the men’s singles goes back to 2012. For a full list, check out the official ATP Tour website.

Men’s Doubles

Jordan Thompson and Max Purcell are the current champions in the doubles event after beating Henry Patten and Julian Cash in the doubles final in 2023.

Bob and Mike Bryan currently hold the record for most doubles titles in Houston with six doubles titles to their names (2007, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2014, and 2016).

YearChampionsRunner UpsScore
2023Jordan Thompson and Max PurcellHenry Patten and Julian Cash4-6, 6-4, 10-5
2022Matthew Ebden and Max PurcellIvan Sabanov and Matej Sabanov6-3, 6-3
2019Santiago González and Aisam-ul-Haq QureshiKen and Neal Skupski3–6, 6–4, 10–6
2018Max Mirnyi and Philipp OswaldAndre Begemann and Antonio Šančić6–7, 6–4, 11–9
2017Julio Peralta and Horacio ZeballosDustin Brown and Frances Tiafoe4–6, 7–5, 10–6
2016Bob Bryan and Mike BryanVíctor Estrella Burgos and Santiago González4–6, 6–3, 10–8
2015Ričardas Berankis and Teymuraz GabashviliTreat Huey and Scott Lipsky6–4, 6–4
2014Bob Bryan and Mike BryanDavid Marrero and Fernando Verdasco4–6, 6–4, 11–9
2013Jamie Murray and John PeersBob Bryan and Mike Bryan1–6, 7–6, 12–10
2012James Blake and Sam QuerreyTreat Huey and Dominic Inglot7–6, 6–4

The above list of champions and runners-up in the men’s doubles in Houston goes back to 2012. For a full list, check out the official ATP Tour website.