WTA Tampico Open

The WTA Tampico Open is a tennis tournament on the women’s tour that is played on outdoor hard courts in Tampico, Mexico.

The tournament is at the WTA 125 level of the WTA Tour with a draw size of 32 for singles and 16 for doubles.

I have put together the below guide so you can find out the latest information on the draws, tickets, schedule, players, and prize money for 2023.

WTA Tampico Open

WTA Tampico 2023

Location:Tampico, Mexico
Tour Level:WTA 125
Court Surface:Outdoor Hard Courts
Draw Size:32 Singles, 16 Doubles
Prize Money:$115,000


The 2023 WTA Tampico Open was held from the 23rd to the 29th of October 2023, with the 2023 tournament being played in the same week as the Erste Bank Open in Vienna, the Swiss Indoors in Basel, and the WTA Elite Trophy in Zhuhai, China.


Tickets for the 2023 Tournament were sold through the tournament’s official website.


The official entry list for the 2023 tournament in Tampico has now been released and below is a selection of players who participated in the 2023 singles tournament, with Taylor Townsend, Caroline Dolehide, and Heather Watson being the best known players in the draw.

  • Ajla Tomljanović
  • Anna Kalinskaya
  • Caroline Dolehide
  • Emiliana Arango
  • Emina Bektas
  • Heather Watson
  • Kamilla Rakhimova
  • Katie Volynets
  • Peyton Stearns
  • Taylor Townsend


Below is the schedule for the 2023 tournament in Tampico, with 1st round matches being played over two days (23-24 October), with the singles and doubles finals being played on Saturday, the 28th of October 2023*.

Monday – Day 123 October 20231st Round Matches
Tuesday – Day 224 October 20231st Round Matches
Wednesday – Day 325 October 20232nd Round Matches
Thursday – Day 426 October 2023Quarterfinals
Friday – Day 527 October 2023Semifinals
Saturday – Day 628 October 2023Final

*The semifinals and final were delayed so they ended up being played on Sunday, the 29th of October 2023.


The draws for the 2023 singles and doubles competitions in Tampico are available to view on the WTA Tour website (see links below).

Singles Qualifying: View Draw

Singles Main: View Draw

Doubles: View Draw

In 2023, there were 32 players included in the singles draw, while in the doubles draw there were a total of 16 teams.

Prize Money and Points

The total financial commitment (including Prize Money) for the 2023 Tampico Open tennis tournament was $115,000.

How the prize money and points were split for the 2023 tournament is detailed below.

Women’s Singles

The winner of the singles tournament in 2023 received $15,000 and 160 ranking points, while the runner-up won $8,000 and 95 ranking points.

Performance$ – PayoutPoints
2nd Round$2,00015
1st Round$1,2501

Women’s Doubles (Per Team)

The winners of the doubles tournament in 2023 received $6,000 ($3,000 each) and 160 ranking points, while the runners-up won $4,300 ($2,150 each) and 95 ranking points.

Performance$ – PayoutPoints

Past Winners, Runners Up, and Results

NB: 2022 was the first year a WTA 125 tournament was held in Tampico but between 2012 and 2017, an ITF Women’s tournament was held in the city.

Women’s Singles

Emina Bektas won the 2023 women’s singles event in Tampico after she beat Anna Kalinskaya in three sets 6–3, 3–6, 7–6 in the 2023 singles final.

YearWinnerRunner upScore
2023Emina BektasAnna Kalinskaya6–3, 3–6, 7–6
2022Elisabetta CocciarettoMagda Linette7–6, 4–6, 6–1
2017Irina FalconiLouisa Chirico7–5, 6–7, 6–1
2016Sofya ZhukVarvara Flink6–4, 6–3
2015Lourdes Domínguez LinoAlize Lim7–5, 6–4
2014Mariana DuqueAn-Sophie Mestach3–6, 6–1, 7–6
2013Indy de VroomeDoroteja Erić6–4, 6–3

Women’s Doubles

Kamilla Rakhimova and Anastasia Tikhonova won the 2023 doubles event in Tampico, beating Sabrina Santamaria and Heather Watson 7-6, 6-2 in the 2023 women’s doubles final.

YearWinnersRunners upScore
2023Kamilla Rakhimova and Anastasia TikhonovaSabrina Santamaria and Heather Watson7-6, 6-2
2022Tereza Mihalikova and Aldila SutjiadiAshlyn Krueger and Elizabeth Mandlik7-5, 6-2
2017Caroline Dolehide and Maria IrigoyenKaitlyn Christian and Giuliana Olmos6–4, 6–4
2016Mihaela Buzarnescu and Elise MertensUsue Maitane Arconada and Katie Swan6–0, 6–2
2015María Irigoyen and Barbora KrejcikovaVerónica Cepede Royg and Marina Melnikova7–5, 6–2
2014Petra Martic and Maria SanchezKateryna Bondarenko and Valeria Savinykh3–6, 6–3, 10–2
2013Maria Fernanda Alvarez Terán and María IrigoyenConstanza Gorches and Victoria Rodríguez6–3, 6–4