Washington Open Tennis

The Washington Open (aka “Citi Open”) is an ATP 500/WTA 250 tennis tournament that is played on outdoor hard courts at the William H.G. FitzGerald Tennis Center in Washington DC.

The tournament has a long history with the first singles and doubles tournaments being played in 1969 and has long been a warm up tournament for the US Open.

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Washington Open Tennis Tournament

Washington Open Tennis Tournament

Tournament Name:Washington Open (or Citi Open)
Location:Washinton DC, USA
Tour Level:ATP 500/WTA 250
Court Surface:Outdoor Hard Court
Prize Money:ATP: $1,953,285 WTA: $251,750
ATP Draw Size:48 Singles, 16 Doubles
WTA Draw Size:32 Singles, 16 Doubles

When will the 2022 Washington Open take place?

The 2022 tournament in Washington DC will take place from the 1st to the 7th of August 2022.

The tournament will be played in the same week as the ATP 250 tournament in Los Cabos and the WTA tournaments in Iasi and San Jose.

How do you get tickets for the 2022 Washington Open Tennis Tournament?

Tickets for the 2022 tournament in Washington will be sold through the tournament’s official ticketing partner SeatGeek.

For more information on ticketing for 2022, check out the tournament’s official website CitiOpenTennis.com.

2022 Washington Open Players

The entry list for the 2022 tournament in Washington DC has not been released yet but below is a selection of players that played in the 2021 tournament.

  • Rafael Nadal
  • Félix Auger-Aliassime
  • Alex de Minaur
  • Grigor Dimitrov
  • Jannik Sinner
  • Dan Evans
  • Cameron Norrie
  • Reilly Opelka
  • Alexander Bublik
  • Taylor Fritz
  • John Millman
  • Sebastian Korda
  • Benoît Paire
  • Lloyd Harris
  • Miomir Kecmanović
  • Frances Tiafoe

2022 Washington Open Draw

The draws for the ATP and WTA singles and doubles tournaments will be released closer to the start of the tournament.

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

2022 Washington Open Schedule

DateRound
Monday, 1st of August 20221st Round
Tuesday, 2nd of August 20221st Round/2nd Round
Wednesday, 3rd of August 20222nd Round/3rd Round
Thursday, 4th of August 20223rd Round
Friday, 5th of August 2022Quarterfinals
Saturday, 6th of August 2022Semifinals
Sunday, 7th of August 2022Final

Above is the expected schedule for the 2022 Washington tennis tournament. Please note that this schedule is subject to change.

2022 ATP Washington Open Prize Money and Points

The prize money and points for the 2022 Washington tennis tournament are not available yet but below is what was awarded at the 2021 ATP tournament (NB: No WTA tournament was held in 2021).

Men’s Singles Prize Money and Points in 2021

Performance2021 Prize MoneyATP Points
Winner$350,755500
Finalist$178,500300
Semifinalist$91,500180
Quarterfinalist$48,00090
3rd Round$24,40045
2nd Round$13,30020
1st Round$7,5200

The winner of the ATP 500 Singles Event in 2021 received $350,755 in prize money and 500 ATP points, with the runner-up receiving $178,500 and 300 ATP points.

Men’s Doubles Prize Money and Points in 2021

Performance2021 Prize MoneyATP Points
Winners$118,700500
Finalists$60,000300
Semifinalists$30,500180
Quarterfinalists$15,97090
Round 1$8,2500

The winners of the ATP 500 Doubles Event in 2021 received $118,700 ($59,350 each) in prize money and 500 ATP points, with the runner ups receiving $60,000 ($30,000 each) in prize money and 300 ATP points.

Washington Previous Winners and Runner Ups

Men’s Singles Winners and Runner Ups

The defending champion in the Washington singles tournament is Jannik Sinner who beat Mackenzie McDonald 7–5, 4–6, 7–5 in the singles final of the 2021 tournament.

The below list of singles winners and runner ups goes back to 2016. The full list can be found on the ATP Tour website.

YearChampionRunner UpScore in Final
2021Jannik SinnerMackenzie McDonald7–5, 4–6, 7–5
2020N/AN/AN/A
2019Nick KyrgiosDaniil Medvedev7–6, 7-6
2018Alexander ZverevAlex de Minaur6–2, 6–4
2017Alexander ZverevKevin Anderson6–4, 6–4
2016Gaël MonfilsIvo Karlović5-7, 7-6, 6-4

Men’s Doubles Champions and Runner Ups

Raven Klaasen and Ben McLachlan are the defending champions in the Men’s doubles event in Washington DC after beating Neal Skupski and Michael Venus 7-6, 6-4 in the final in 2021.

YearChampionsRunner UpsScore in Final
2021Raven Klaasen and Ben McLachlanNeal Skupski and Michael Venus7-6, 6-4
2020N/AN/AN/A
2019Raven Klaasen and Michael VenusJean-Julien Rojer and Horia Tecău3–6, 6–3, 10–2
2018Jamie Murray and Bruno SoaresMike Bryan and Édouard Roger-Vasselin3–6, 6–3, 10–4
2017Henri Kontinen and John PeersŁukasz Kubot and Marcelo Melo7-6, 6-4
2016Daniel Nestor and Édouard Roger-VasselinŁukasz Kubot and Alexander Peya7-6, 7-6

The above list of Men’s doubles winners and runner ups goes back to 2016. The full list can be found on the ATP Tour website.

Women’s Singles Winners and Runner Ups

The last Women’s Singles tournament in Washington was played in 2019 with Jessica Pegula beating Camila Giorgi 6–2, 6–2 in the singles final.

YearChampionRunner UpScore in Final
2021N/AN/AN/A
2020N/AN/AN/A
2019Jessica PegulaCamila Giorgi6–2, 6–2
2018Svetlana KuznetsovaDonna Vekić4–6, 7–6, 6–2
2017Ekaterina MakarovaJulia Görges3–6, 7–6, 6–0
2016Yanina WickmayerLauren Davis6–4, 6–2

The above list of Women’s singles winners and runner ups goes back to 2016. The full list can be found on the WTA Tour website.

Women’s Doubles Winners and Runner Ups

The last Women’s Doubles tournament in Washington was also played in 2019 with Caty McNally and Coco Gauff beating Maria Sanchez and Fanny Stollar 6–2, 6–2 in the women’s doubles final.

YearChampionRunner UpScore in Final
2021N/AN/AN/A
2020N/AN/AN/A
2019Caty McNally and Coco GauffMaria Sanchez and Fanny Stollar6–2, 6–2
2018Han Xinyun and Darija JurakAlexa Guarachi and Erin Routliffe6–3, 6–2
2017Shuko Aoyama and Renata VoráčováEugenie Bouchard and Sloane Stephens6–3, 6–2
2016Monica Niculescu and Yanina WickmayerShuko Aoyama and Risa Ozaki6–4, 6–3

The above list of Women’s Doubles winners and runner ups goes back to 2016. The full list can be found on the WTA Tour website.