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.

Washington Open Tennis Tournament

2022 Washington Open

Location:Washington DC, USA
Tour Level:ATP 500/WTA 250
Court Surface:Outdoor Hard Court
Prize Money:ATP: $1,953,285 WTA: $251,750 (2022)
ATP Draw Size:48 Singles, 16 Doubles
WTA Draw Size:32 Singles, 16 Doubles

Dates

The 2023 Washington Open tennis tournament will take place from the 31st of July to the 6th of August 2023.

The 2023 tournament will be played in the same week as the ATP tournaments in Los Cabos and Kitzbühel and the WTA tournaments in Prague and San Jose.

Tickets

Tickets for the 2023 tournament in Washington are not on sale yet but tickets for the 2022 tournament were sold through the tournament’s official ticketing partner SeatGeek.

For more information on ticketing for 2023, check out the tournament’s official website CitiOpenTennis.com.

Players

The entry lists for the 2023 tournaments in Washington DC have yet to be released but below is a selection of players that played in the men’s and women’s singles tournaments in 2022.

ATP Washington Players

  • Andrey Rublev
  • Hubert Hurkacz
  • Taylor Fritz
  • Denis Shapovalov
  • Reilly Opelka
  • Grigor Dimitrov
  • Karen Khachanov
  • Botic Van De Zandschulp
  • Alex De Minaur
  • Frances Tiafoe
  • Holger Rune
  • Tommy Paul
  • Daniel Evans
  • Jenson Brooksby
  • Sebastian Baez
  • Mikael Ymer
  • Nick Kyrgios
  • Peter Gojowczyk
  • Jack Draper
  • Aslan Karatsev
  • Ilya Ivashka
  • Maxime Cressy
  • Sebastian Korda
  • Benjamin Bonzi
  • Kyle Edmund
  • Emil Ruusuvuori
  • Andy Murray
  • Mackenzie Mcdonald
  • David Goffin
  • Marcos Giron
  • Benoit Paire
  • James Duckworth
  • Denis Kudla
  • Soonwoo Kwon
  • Alexei Popyrin
  • Adrian Mannarino

WTA Washington Players

  • Jessica Pegula 
  • Emma Raducanu 
  • Harriet Dart
  • Simona Halep 
  • Victoria Azarenka 
  • Elise Mertens 
  • Kaia Kanepi 
  • Ajla Tomljanovic 
  • Liudmila Samsonova 
  • Sloane Stephens 
  • Mayar Sherif 
  • Clara Tauson 
  • Andrea Petkovic 
  • Madison Brengle 
  • Tereza Martincova 
  • Camila Osorio 
  • Wang Xiyu 
  • Greet Minnen
  • Xinyu Wang 
  • Dayana Yastremska 
  • Anna Kalinskaya 
  • Donna Vekic 
  • Daria Saville
  • Sofia Kenin
  • Venus Williams

Citi Open Draw

The draws for the 2023 women’s and men’s singles and doubles tournaments in Washington will be available to view on the ATP Tour and WTA Tour websites a few days before the start of the tournament.

Men’s Singles Qualifying Draw: TBC

Men’s Doubles Qualifying Draw: TBC

Men’s Singles Main Draw: TBC

Men’s Doubles Main Draw: TBC

WTA Qualifying, Singles, and Doubles Draw: TBC

Schedule

Below is the expected schedule for the 2023 tournament in Washington, with the tournament kicking off on the 31st of July 2023 and the singles finals being played on the 6th of August 2023.

DateRound
Monday, 31st of July 20231st Round
Tuesday, 1st of August 20231st Round/2nd Round
Wednesday, 2nd of August 20232nd Round/3rd Round
Thursday, 3rd of August 20233rd Round
Friday, 4th of August 2023Quarterfinals
Saturday, 5th of August 2023Semifinals
Sunday, 6th of August 2023Finals

Prize Money and Points

The prize money for the 2023 Washington tennis tournament have not yet been confirmed but in 2022 it was $1,953,285 for the ATP tournament and $251,750 for the WTA tournament.

Below is how the prize money and points were split for the 2022 tournament.

Men’s Singles

The winner of the ATP Washington singles event in 2022 won $342,800 (2021: $350,755) and 500 points, with the runner-up winning $182,825 and 300 ATP points.

Performance$ATP Points
Winner$342,800500
Finalist$182,825300
Semifinalist$94,840180
Quarterfinalist$49,51590
3rd Round$26,09545
2nd Round$14,28020
1st Round$7,6200

Men’s Doubles

The winners of the men’s doubles event in 2022 won $119,980 ($59,990 each) and 500 ranking points, with the runner-ups winning $63,990 ($31,990 each) and 300 ranking points.

Performance$ATP Points
Winners$119,980500
Finalists$63,990300
Semifinalists$32,370180
Quarterfinalists$16,19090
1st Round$8,3800

Women’s Singles

The winner of the WTA Washington Singles Event in 2022 won $33,200 and 280 points, with the runner-up winning $19,750 and 180 points.

Performance$WTA Points
Winner$33,200280
Finalist$19,750180
Semifinalist$11,000110
Quarterfinalist$6,20060
2nd Round$4,10030
1st Round$2,8351

Women’s Doubles

The Women’s Doubles Event winners in 2022 won $12,000 ($6,000 each) and 280 points, with the runner-ups winning $6,700 ($3,350 each) and 180 points.

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

Washington Past Winners and Runner Ups

Men’s Singles

The current champion in the Washington men’s singles tournament is Nick Kyrgios who beat Yoshihito Nishioka 6-4, 6-3 in the singles final of the 2022 tournament.

The below list of singles winners and runner-ups goes back to 2016, with the full list being available on the ATP Tour website.

YearWinnerRunner UpScore
2022Nick KyrgiosYoshihito Nishioka6-4, 6-3
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

Jack Sock and Nick Kyrgios are the current champions in the Men’s doubles event in Washington after beating Ivan Dodig and Austin Krajicek 7-5, 6-4 in the men’s doubles final in 2022.

The below list of men’s doubles winners and runner-ups goes back to 2016, with the full list being available on the ATP Tour website.

YearWinnersRunner UpsScore
2022Jack Sock and Nick KyrgiosIvan Dodig and Austin Krajicek7-5, 6-4
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

Women’s Singles

The defending champion in the Washington women’s singles tournament is Ludmilla Samsonova who beat Kaia Kanepi 4-6, 6-3, 6-3 in the women’s singles final in 2022.

The below list of Women’s singles winners and runner-ups goes back to 2016, with the full list available on the WTA Tour website.

YearWinnerRunner UpScore
2022Ludmilla SamsonovaKaia Kanepi4-6, 6-3, 6-3
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

Women’s Doubles

The defending champions in the Washington women’s doubles tournament are Erin Routliffe and Jessica Pegula who beat Anna Kalinskaya and Caty McNally 6-3, 5-7, 12-10 in the women’s doubles final in 2022.

The below list of Women’s Doubles winners and runner-ups goes back to 2016, with the full list available on the WTA Tour website.

YearWinnersRunner UpsScore
2022Erin Routliffe and Jessica PegulaAnna Kalinskaya and Caty McNally6-3, 5-7, 12-10
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