Women’s Stuttgart Open

The Women’s Stuttgart Open is a WTA 500 tennis tournament that is played on indoor clay courts in the Porsche Arena in Stuttgart, Germany with the tournament being the longest running women’s indoor tournament in Europe.

The tournament is a popular event on the WTA tour as the players have voted it their favourite Premier Tournament at the WTA Tournament Awards on 11 separate occasions (2007, 2008, 2010, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017).

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Women's Stuttgart Open

Quick Facts on the Women’s Stuttgart Open

Tournament Name:Women’s Stuttgart Open (Porsche Tennis Grand Prix)
Location:Stuttgart, Germany
WTA Tour Level:WTA 500
Court Surface:Indoor Claycourt
Defending Champion(s):Iga Swiatek (Singles), Demi Schuurs and Desirae Krawczyk (Doubles)
Draw Size:32 Singles, 16 Doubles
Prize Money:€611,210
Official Website:https://www.porsche-tennis.com/prod/pag/tennis.nsf/web/english-home
Facebook Page:Official Facebook Page
Twitter:Official Twitter Account
Instagram:Official Instagram Account

When did the 2022 Women’s Stuttgart Open take place?

The 2022 tournament took place from the 18th to the 24th of April 2022.

In 2022, the tournament was held in the same week as WTA 250 tournament in Istanbul and the ATP tournaments in Barcelona and Belgrade.

How do you get tickets for the 2023 Women’s Stuttgart Open?

Tickets for the 2023 tournament are not yet on sale.

For more information on tickets for 2023, keep an eye on the tournament’s official website.

2022 Women’s Stuttgart Open Players

The 2022 tournament in Stuttgart included top WTA Tour Players such as Iga Swiatek, Paula Badosa and Aryna Sabalenka.

Below is a list of some of the top WTA players that entered the singles draw for the 2022 tournament in Stuttgart.

  1. Iga Swiatek
  2. Maria Sakkari
  3. Barbora Krejcikova
  4. Aryna Sabalenka
  5. Paula Badosa
  6. Anett Kontaveit
  7. Karolina Pliskova
  8. Ons Jabeur
  9. Danielle Collins
  10. Jelena Ostapenko
  11. Emma Raducanu
  12. Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova
  13. Angelique Kerber
  14. Victoria Azarenka
  15. Cori Gauff
  16. Elena Rybakina
  17. Elina Svitolina
  18. Tamara Zidansek
  19. Daria Kasatkina
  20. Liudmila Samsonova
  21. Laura Siegemund

2022 Women’s Stuttgart Open Schedule

Monday, 18 April 20221st Round Matches
Tuesday, 19 April 20221st and 2nd Round Matches
Wednesday, 20 April 2022 2nd and 3rd Round Matches
Thursday, 21 April 20223rd Round Matches
Friday, 22 April 2022Quarterfinal Matches
Saturday, 23 April 2022Semifinal Matches
Sunday, 24 April 2022Final

2022 Women’s Stuttgart Open Draw

The draw for the singles and doubles tournaments in Stuttgart has now taken place and can be viewed on the WTA Tour website.

2022 Women’s Stuttgart Open Prize Money and Ranking Points

The total financial commitment for the 2022 tournament was $703,580. This is the total investment by tournament organizers and includes Marketing Fees, Prize Money, and Bonus Pool Contributions.

How the prize money is to be split for the 2022 tournament is detailed below.

2022 Singles Prize Money and Ranking Points

Performance2022 Prize Money2021 Prize MoneyWTA Points
2nd Round€9,081€6,61255
1st Round€6,540€5,3621

The winner of the WTA 500 Singles Event in 2022 received €93,823 in prize money, while the runner up received €58,032.

Prize money at each of the different levels in 2022 has seen a big increase from the prize money awarded at the 2021 tournament.

2022 Doubles Prize Money and Ranking Points

Performance2022 Prize Money2021 Prize MoneyWTA Points
1st Round€3,387€2,8241

The winners of the WTA 500 Doubles Event in Stuttgart received €31,452 in prize money in 2022, with the runner ups receiving €19,113.

Women’s Stuttgart Open Past Winners

Singles Event

The defending champion in the singles event in Stuttgart is Iga Swiatek who beat Aryna Sabalenka 6-2, 6-2 in the final of the 2022 tournament.

This was the second year in a row that Aryna Sabalenka was beaten in the final by a world number 1 after she lost to the then world number 1 Ashleigh Barty in the 2021 singles final.

Martina Navratilova currently holds the record for most singles titles in Stuttgart with six titles to her name, followed by Martina Hingis and Tracy Austin with 4 titles each.

Below is a list of past winners and runner ups in the singles event in Stuttgart from 2012 to 2022. For a full list of previous singles winners and runner ups, check the official WTA Tour website.

YearWinnerRunner UpScore in Final
2022Iga SwiatekAryna Sabalenka6-2, 6-2
2021Ashleigh BartyAryna Sabalenka3–6, 6–0, 6–3
2020N/AN/ATournament not held
2019Petra KvitováAnett Kontaveit6–3, 7–6
2018Karolína PlíškováCoCo Vandeweghe7–6, 6–4
2017Laura SiegemundKristina Mladenovic6–1, 2–6, 7–6
2016Angelique KerberLaura Siegemund6–4, 6–0
2015Angelique KerberCaroline Wozniacki3–6, 6–1, 7–5
2014Maria SharapovaAna Ivanovic3–6, 6–4, 6–1
2013Maria SharapovaLi Na6–4, 6–3
2012Maria SharapovaVictoria Azarenka6-1, 6-4

Doubles Event

Demi Schuurs and Desirae Krawczyk are the defending champions in the doubles event after beating Coco Gauff and Zhang Shuai 6–3, 6–4 in the 2022 doubles final.

Martina Navratilova currently holds the record for the most doubles titles in Stuttgart with eight titles to her name.

Below is a list of past winners and runner ups in the doubles event going back to 2012. For a full list of previous doubles winners, check the official WTA Tour website.

YearWinnerRunner UpScore in Final
2022Demi Schuurs and Desirae KrawczykCoco Gauff and Zhang Shuai6–3, 6–4
2021Ashleigh Barty and Jennifer BradyDesirae Krawczyk and Bethanie Mattek-Sands6–4, 5–7, 10–5
2020N/AN/ATournament not held
2019Mona Barthel and Anna-Lena FriedsamAnastasia Pavlyuchenkova and Lucie Šafářová2–6, 6–3, 10–6
2018Raquel Atawo and Anna-Lena GrönefeldNicole Melichar and Květa Peschke6–4, 6–7, 10–5
2017Raquel Atawo and Jeļena OstapenkoAbigail Spears and Katarina Srebotnik6–4, 6–4
2016Caroline Garcia and Kristina MladenovicMartina Hingis and Sania Mirza2–6, 6–1, 10–6
2015Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Lucie ŠafářováCaroline Garcia and Katarina Srebotnik6–4, 6–3
2014Sara Errani and Roberta VinciCara Black and Sania Mirza6–2, 6–3
2013Mona Barthel and Sabine LisickiBethanie Mattek-Sands and Sania Mirza6–4, 7–5
2012Iveta Benešová and Barbora Záhlavová-StrýcováJulia Görges and Anna-Lena Grönefeld6–4, 7–5