St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy

The St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy is an indoor hardcourt tennis tournament that is held annually in Saint Petersburg, Russia, and is a WTA 500 event on the WTA Tour.

St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy

St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy

Tournament Name:St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy
Location:Saint Petersburg, Russia
WTA Tour Level:WTA 500
Court Surface:Indoor Hardcourt
Defending Champion(s):Anett Kontaveit (Singles), Anna Kalinskaya and Catherine McNally (Doubles)
Draw Size:32 Singles, 16 Doubles
Total Prize Money:$703,580
Official Website:https://lt.formulatx.com/en/

When did the 2022 St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy take place?

The 2022 tournament took place from the 7th to the 13th of February 2022.

How do you get tickets for the 2023 St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy?

Tickets for the 2023 tournament in St. Petersburg are not yet on sale. More ticketing information is available from the tournament’s official website.

2022 St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy Players

The following top WTA players played in the WTA 500 event in Saint Petersburg in 2022.

The draw for the 2022 tournament included Anett Kontaveit, Maria Sakkari, and other top 25 WTA players like Belinda Bencic and Elena Rybakina.

WTA Player
Anett Kontaveit
Maria Sakkari
Elena Rybakina
Belinda Bencic
Petra Kvitova
Elise Mertens 
Jelena Ostapenko
Veronika Kudermetova 
Camila Giorgi 
Jil  Teichmann
Sorana Cirstea
Marketa Vondrousova
Ekaterina Alexandrova 
Tereza Martincova
Magda Linette 
Alison Van Uytvanck
Petra Martic

2022 St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy Tournament Schedule

DateRound
Monday, 7 February 20221st Round Matches
Tuesday, 8 February 20221st Round Matches
Wednesday, 9 February 20222nd Round Matches
Thursday, 10 February 20222nd Round Matches
Friday, 11 February 2022Quarterfinal Matches
Saturday, 12 February 2022Semifinal Matches
Sunday, 13 February 2022Doubles and Singles Finals

Above was the tournament schedule for the 2022 tournament.

2022 St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy Draw

The draw for the 2022 tournament has been released and is available on the WTA Tennis website.

Maria Sakkari was seeded number 1 in the singles event with Anett Kontaveit seeded number 2.

In the doubles event, Veronika Kudermetova and Elise Mertens were the number 1 seeds with Lyudmyla Kichenok and Jelena Ostapenko seeded number 2.

The number 1 and 2 seeds in the singles event made it to the final with Anett Kontaveit beating Maria Sakkari in a very close final 5-7, 7-6, 7-5.

In the doubles, the number 1 seeds Veronika Kudermetova and Elise Mertens withdrew from the tournament due to injury and were replaced by Ekaterina Alexandrova and Yana Sizikova.

The number 2 seeds Lyudmyla Kichenok and Jelena Ostapenko lost in the 1st round to Sorana Cirstea and Raluca Olaru.

The women’s doubles final was between Alicja Rosolska/Erin Routliffe and Anna Kalinskaya/Catherine McNally with Anna Kalinskaya and Catherine McNally winning 6-3, 6-7, 10-4.

Draws for the tournament in previous years are also available from the official tournament website.

2022 St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy Prize Money

The total prize money for the 2022 tournament will be $703,580, which is an increase of approximately $138,000 from the 2021 Tournament.

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

2022 Singles Prize Money

The winner of the WTA 500 Singles Event in St. Petersburg in 2022 received $108,000 in prize money, with the runner up receiving $66,800.

Except for the prize money for 1st round losers, the prize money for the 2022 tournament saw a big increase from the prize money awarded at the 2021 tournament.

Performance2022 Prize Money2021 Prize Money
Winner$108,000$68,570
Finalist$66,800$51,000
Semifinalist$39,000$32,400
Quarterfinalist$18,500$15,500
2nd Round$9,500$8,200
1st Round$ 6,200$6,650

2022 Doubles Prize Money

The winners of the WTA 500 Doubles Event in 2022 received $36,200 in prize money, with the runner ups receiving $22,000, with all levels of doubles prize money increased from 2021 levels.

Performance2022 Prize Money2021 Prize Money
Winner$36,200$25,230
Finalist$22,000$17,750
Semifinalist$12,500$10,000
Quarterfinalist$6,500$5,500
Round 1$3,900$3,500

St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy Past Winners

Past Singles Winners

The defending champion is Anett Kontaveit who beat Maria Sakkari 5-7, 7-6, 7-5 in the final of the 2022 tournament.

Previous champions of the singles event include two time grand slam champion Petra Kvitova and former number 1 doubles player Roberta Vinci.

YearWinnerRunner UpScore
2022Anett KontaveitMaria Sakkari5-7, 7-6, 7-5
2021Daria KasatkinaMargarita Gasparyan6–3, 2–1 (Retired)
2020Kiki BertensElena Rybakina6–1, 6–3
2019Kiki BertensDonna Vekic7–6, 6–4
2018Petra KvitovaKristina Mladenovic6–1, 6–2
2017Kristina MladenovicYulia Putintseva6–2, 6–7, 6–4
2016Roberta VinciBelinda Bencic6–4, 6–3

Past Doubles Winners

Anna Kalinskaya and Catherine McNally are the defending champions in the doubles event after beating Alicja Rosolska and Erin Routliffe 6-3, 6-7, 10-4 in the final in 2022.

YearWinnersRunner UpsScore
2022Anna Kalinskaya and Catherine McNallyAlicja Rosolska and Erin Routliffe6-3, 6-7, 10-4
2021Nadiia Kichenok and Raluca OlaruKaitlyn Christian and Sabrina Santamaria2–6, 6–3, 10–8
2020Japan Shuko Aoyama and Ena ShibaharaKaitlyn Christian and Alexa Guarachi4–6, 6–0, 10–3
2019Margarita Gasparyan and Ekaterina MakarovaAnna Kalinskaya and Viktória Kužmová7–5, 7–5
2018Timea Bacsinszky and Vera ZvonarevaAlla Kudryavtseva and Katarina Srebotnik2–6, 6–1, 10–3
2017Jeļena Ostapenko and Alicja RosolskaDarija Jurak and Xenia Knoll3–6, 6–2, 10–5
2016Martina Hingis and Sania MirzaVera Dushevina and Barbora Krejcikova6–3, 6–1