WTA Montevideo Open

The WTA Montevideo Open is an annual tennis tournament on the WTA Tour that is played on outdoor clay courts in Montevideo, Uruguay.

The first WTA 125 tournament in Montevideo was played in 2021, with Diane Parry winning the singles and Irina Bara and Ekaterine Gorgodze winning the doubles.

I have put together the below guide so you can find out more about the Schedule, Draw, Players, and Prize Money for the 2022 tournament.

WTA Montevideo Open

WTA Montevideo Open

Location:Montevideo, Uruguay
WTA Tour Level:WTA 125
Court Surface:Outdoor Clay Courts
Draw Size:32 Singles, 16 Doubles
Prize Money:$115,000

2022 WTA Montevideo Open Dates

The 2022 tennis tournament will be held from the 21st to the 27th of November 2022.

This year’s tournament will be played the week after the WTA 125 tournament in Buenos Aires, and the ATP Finals in Turin, Italy.

2022 WTA Montevideo Open Players

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

  • Anna Bondar
  • Beatriz Haddad Maia
  • Diane Parry
  • Ekaterine Gorgodze
  • Irina Bara
  • Laura Pigossi
  • Panna Udvardy
  • Paula Ormaechea

2022 WTA Montevideo Open Schedule

Below is the expected schedule for the 2022 tournament. Please note that this schedule is subject to change.

DayDateRound
Monday – Day 121 November 20221st Round Matches
Tuesday – Day 222 November 20221st Round Matches
Wednesday – Day 323 November 20222nd Round Matches
Thursday – Day 424 November 20222nd Round Matches
Friday – Day 525 November 2022Quarterfinal Matches
Saturday – Day 626 November 2022Semifinal Matches
Sunday – Day 727 November 2022Final

2022 WTA Montevideo Open Draw

The draw size for the women’s singles tournament will be 16, while the draw size for the women’s doubles tournament will be 16.

The draw for the 2022 singles and doubles tournaments will be made closer to the start of the tournament.

Women’s Singles Qualifying Draw: TBD

Women’s Singles Main Draw: TBD

Women’s Doubles Draw: TBD

2022 WTA Montevideo Open Prize Money and Points

The total financial commitment for the 2022 tournament will be $115,000 with the majority of this being paid out in prize money to players.

How the prize money is to be split for the WTA 125 Montevideo tournament has not yet been released so the below is based on how the prize money and points are split at other WTA 125 tournaments.

I will update the tables below once the final amounts are confirmed closer to the start of the tournament.

2022 Women’s Singles Prize Money and WTA Points

The winner of the 2022 women’s singles tournament is expected to receive prize money totaling $15,000 and 160 WTA points, while the runner-up is expected to receive $8,000 in prize money and 95 WTA points.

If a player loses in the first round of singles, they are expected to receive $1,250 in prize money and 1 WTA point.

Performance2022 Prize Money (TBC)WTA Points
Winner$15,000160
Finalist$8,00095
Semifinalist$5,30057
Quarterfinalist$3,47529
2nd Round$2,00015
1st Round$1,2501

2022 Women’s Doubles Prize Money and WTA Points

The winners of the 2022 women’s doubles tournament are expected to receive $6,000 ($3,000 each) in prize money and 160 WTA points, while the runner-ups are expected to receive $4,300 ($2,150 each) in prize money and 95 WTA points.

Women’s Doubles teams losing in the quarterfinals are expected to receive $2,000 ($1,000 each) in prize money and 1 WTA point.

Performance2022 Prize Money (TBC)WTA Points
Winners$6,000160
Finalists$4,30095
Semifinalists$2,60057
Quarterfinalists$2,0001

2021 WTA Montevideo Open

2021 Women’s Singles Tournament

The winner of the 2021 singles tournament was Diane Parry who beat Panna Udvardy 6–3, 6–2 in the singles final.

2021 Women’s Doubles Tournament

The winners of the 2021 doubles tournament were Irina Bara and Ekaterine Gorgodze who beat Carolina Alves and Marina Bassols Ribera 6–4, 6–3 in the final.