WTA Prague Open

The WTA Prague Open is an annual women’s tennis tournament that is played on outdoor hard courts in Prague in the Czech Republic.

The tournament has been a WTA 250 event on the WTA tour since 2015 with previous winners of the singles tournament including Petra Kvitova, Simona Halep, and Barbora Krejčíková.

WTA Prague Open

2023 WTA Prague Open

Location:Prague, The Czech republic
Tour Level:WTA 250
Tournament Sponsor:Live Sport
Court Surface:Outdoor Hard
Draw Size:32 Singles, 16 Doubles
Prize Money:$251,750 (2022)

Dates

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

The 2023 tournament will be held in the same week as the ATP tournaments in Washington, Kitzbuhel, and Los Cabos as well as the WTA tournament in San Jose.

Tickets

Tickets for the 2023 WTA tournament in Prague are not on sale yet.

More information on ticketing for 2023 will be available on the tournament’s official website closer to the start of the tournament.

Players

The official entry list for the 2023 tournament has yet to be released but below is a selection of top WTA players that played in the singles competition in 2022.

  • Anett Kontaveit
  • Barbora Krejcikova
  • Elise Mertens
  • Sorana Cîrstea
  • Alizé Cornet
  • Alison Van Uytvanck
  • Anastasia Potapova
  • Marie Bouzková

Schedule

Below is the expected schedule for the 2023 tournament in Prague, with the singles final being played on Sunday, the 6th of August 2023.

DateRound
Monday, 31 July 20231st Round
Tuesday, 1 August 20231st Round
Wednesday, 2 August 20232nd Round
Thursday, 3 August 20232nd Round
Friday, 4 August 2023Quarterfinals
Saturday, 5 August 2023Semifinals
Sunday, 6 August 2023Final

Draw

The draws for the 2023 singles and doubles tournaments in Prague will be available to view on the Official WTA Tour website a few days before the start of the tournament.

Singles (Qualifying) Draw: TBC

Singles (Main) Draw: TBC

Doubles Draw: TBC

Prize Money and Points

The total prize money for the 2023 tournament in Prague has yet to be confirmed but in 2022 it was $251,750, with the winner of the singles event receiving $33,200 and the winners of the doubles event receiving $6,000 each.

How the prize money and points were split for the 2022 tournament is detailed below.

Women’s Singles

The winner of the WTA Prague Singles Event in 2022 received $33,200 and 280 ranking points, with the runner-up receiving $19,750 and 180 ranking points.

Players losing in the 1st round of the tournament received $2,725 and 1 Ranking Point.

Performance$WTA Points
Winner$33,200280
Finalist$19,750180
Semifinalist$11,000110
Quarterfinalist$6,20060
2nd Round$3,80030
1st Round$2,7251

Women’s Doubles

The winners of the Women’s Doubles Event in 2022 received $12,000 ($6,000 each) and 280 Points, with the runner-ups receiving $6,700 ($3,350 each) in prize money and 180 Points.

Teams losing in the 1st round received $1,800 ($900 each) and 1 Point.

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

Past Winners and Runner Ups

Women’s Singles

The current champion in the women’s singles competition is Marie Bouzkova who beat Anastasia Potapova 6–0, 6–3 in the singles final of the 2022 tournament.

YearWinnerRunner UpScore in Final
2022Marie BouzkováAnastasia Potapova6-0, 6-3
2021Barbora KrejčíkováTereza Martincová6–2, 6–0
2020Simona HalepElise Mertens6–2, 7–5
2019Jil TeichmannKarolína Muchová7–6, 3–6, 6–4
2018Petra KvitováMihaela Buzărnescu4–6, 6–2, 6–3
2017Mona BarthelKristýna Plíšková2–6, 7–5, 6–2
2016Lucie ŠafářováSamantha Stosur3–6, 6–1, 6–4
2015Karolína PlíškováLucie Hradecká4–6, 7–5, 6–3

Women’s Doubles

Anastasia Potapova and Yana Sizikova are the current champions in the Women’s doubles event in Prague after beating Angelina Gabueva and Anastasia Zakharova 6-3, 6-4 in the doubles final in 2022.

YearWinnersRunner UpsScore
2022Anastasia Potapova and Yana SizikovaAngelina Gabueva and Anastasia Zakharova6-3, 6-4
2021Marie Bouzková and Lucie HradeckáViktória Kužmová and Nina Stojanović7–6, 6–4
2020Lucie Hradecká and Kristýna PlíškováMonica Niculescu and Raluca Olaru6–2, 6–2
2019Anna Kalinskaya and Viktória KužmováNicole Melichar and Květa Peschke4–6, 7–5, 10–7
2018Nicole Melichar and Květa PeschkeMihaela Buzărnescu and Lidziya Marozava6–4, 6–2
2017Anna-Lena Grönefeld and Květa PeschkeLucie Hradecká and Kateřina Siniaková6–4, 7–6
2016Margarita Gasparyan and Andrea HlaváčkováMaría Irigoyen and Paula Kania6–4, 6–2
2015Belinda Bencic and Kateřina SiniakováKateryna Bondarenko and Eva Hrdinová6–2, 6–2