Italian Open Tennis 2018

2018 Italian Open Tennis Facts

Date 14 – 20 May
Edition 75th
Draw 56S / 24D (men)
56S / 28D (women)
Surface Clay
Location Rome, Italy
Venue Foro Italico

2018 Champions

  • Men’s Singles
    Spain Rafael Nadal
  • Women’s Singles
    Ukraine Elina Svitolina
  • Men’s Doubles
    Colombia Juan Sebastián Cabal / Colombia Robert Farah
  • Women’s Doubles
    Australia Ashleigh Barty / Netherlands Demi Schuurs

Schedule

Italian Open Tennis 2018 in Foro Italico in Rome, Italy from 14 May–20 May 2018

Prize Money

Point distribution

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Round of 64 Q Q2 Q1
Men’s Singles 1000 600 360 180 90 45 10 25 16 0
Men’s Doubles 10 N/A N/A N/A N/A
Women’s Singles 900 585 350 190 105 60 1 30 20 1
Women’s Doubles 1 N/A N/A N/A N/A

Prize money

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Round of 64 Q2 Q1
Men’s Singles €935,385 €458,640 €230,830 €117,375 €60,945 €32,135 €17,350 €4,000 €2,040
Women’s Singles €507,100 €253,425 €126,590 €58,313 €28,910 €14,840 €7,627 €4,245 €2,184
Men’s Doubles €289,670 €141,820 €71,130 €35,510 €18,870 €9,960 N/A N/A N/A
Women’s Doubles €145,167 €73,322 €36,293 €18,269 €9,227 €4,572 N/A N/A N/A

Players List

ATP singles

Seeds

Seed Rank Player Points before Points defending Points won Points after Status
1 2 Rafael Nadal 7,950 180 1000 8,770 Champion, defeated Alexander Zverev [2]
2 3 Alexander Zverev 6,015 1,000 600 5,615 Runner-up, lost to Rafael Nadal [1]
3 4 Grigor Dimitrov 4,870 10 10 4,870 Second round lost to Kei Nishikori
4 5 Marin Čilić 4,770 180 360 4,950 Semifinals lost to Alexander Zverev [2]
5 6 Juan Martín del Potro 4,540 180 90 4,450 Third round retired against David Goffin [9]
6 8 Dominic Thiem 3,545 360 10 3,195 Second round lost to Fabio Fognini
7 7 Kevin Anderson 3,660 35 10 3,635 Second round retired against Aljaž Bedene
8 9 John Isner 3,305 360 10 2,955 Second round lost to Albert Ramos Viñolas
9 10 David Goffin 2,930 90 180 3,020 Quarterfinals lost to Alexander Zverev
10 11 Pablo Carreño Busta 2,280 45 180 2,415 Quarterfinals lost to Marin Čilić [4]
11 18 Novak Djokovic 1,905 600 360 1,665 Semifinals lost to Rafael Nadal [1]
12 12 Sam Querrey 2,220 90 10 2,140 First round lost to Peter Gojowczyk
13 14 Jack Sock 2,155 90 45 2,110 Second round lost to Philipp Kohlschreiber
14 15 Diego Schwartzman 2,130 10 45 2,165 Second round lost to Benoît Paire
15 17 Tomáš Berdych 1,980 90 10 1,900 First round lost to Denis Shapovalov
16 16 Lucas Pouille 1,995 10 45 2,030 Second round lost to Kyle Edmund

Other entrants

Wildcards:

  • Matteo Berrettini
  • Marco Cecchinato
  • Andreas Seppi
  • Lorenzo Sonego

Qualifying draw:

  • Filippo Baldi
  • Nikoloz Basilashvili
  • Federico Delbonis
  • Nicolás Jarry
  • Malek Jaziri
  • Frances Tiafoe
  • Stefanos Tsitsipas

Withdrawals

Before the tournament

  • Roberto Bautista Agut → replaced by Steve Johnson
  • Chung Hyeon → replaced by Alexandr Dolgopolov
  • Roger Federer → replaced by Denis Shapovalov
  • Filip Krajinović → replaced by Aljaž Bedene
  • Nick Kyrgios → replaced by Ryan Harrison
  • Andy Murray → replaced by Leonardo Mayer
  • Milos Raonic → replaced by Peter Gojowczyk
  • Andrey Rublev → replaced by Daniil Medvedev
  • Jo-Wilfried Tsonga → replaced by Benoît Paire

ATP doubles

Seeds

Country Player Country Player Rank1 Seed
POL Łukasz Kubot BRA Marcelo Melo 3 1
AUT Oliver Marach CRO Mate Pavić 7 2
USA Bob Bryan USA Mike Bryan 10 3
FIN Henri Kontinen AUS John Peers 15 4
GBR Jamie Murray BRA Bruno Soares 27 5
COL Juan Sebastián Cabal COL Robert Farah 37 6
IND Rohan Bopanna FRA Édouard Roger-Vasselin 44 7
ESP Feliciano López ESP Marc López 46 8

Other entrants

Wildcards

  • Simone Bolelli / Fabio Fognini
  • Julian Ocleppo / Andrea Vavassori

Alternates:

  • Pablo Carreño Busta / João Sousa

Withdrawals

Before the tournamen

  • Bob Bryan

WTA singles

Seeds

Country Player Rank1 Seed
ROU Simona Halep 1 1
DEN Caroline Wozniacki 2 2
ESP Garbiñe Muguruza 3 3
UKR Elina Svitolina 4 4
LAT Jeļena Ostapenko 5 5
CZE Karolína Plíšková 6 6
FRA Caroline Garcia 7 7
USA Venus Williams 8 8
USA Sloane Stephens 9 9
CZE Petra Kvitová 10 10
GER Angelique Kerber 11 11
USA CoCo Vandeweghe 13 12
USA Madison Keys 14 13
RUS Daria Kasatkina 15 14
LAT Anastasija Sevastova 17 15
AUS Ashleigh Barty 18 16
SVK Magdaléna Rybáriková 19 17

Other entrants

Wildcards

  • Sara Errani
  • Camilla Rosatello
  • Francesca Schiavone
  • Samantha Stosur
  • Roberta Vinci

Protected ranking:

  • Victoria Azarenka
  • Laura Siegemund

Qualifying draw:

  • Danielle Collins
  • Polona Hercog
  • Hsieh Su-wei
  • Kaia Kanepi
  • Ajla Tomljanović
  • Alison Van Uytvanck
  • Donna Vekić
  • Natalia Vikhlyantseva

Lucky losers:

  • Zarina Diyas
  • Aleksandra Krunić
  • Aryna Sabalenka

Withdrawals

Before the tournament

  • Alizé Cornet → replaced by Elena Vesnina
  • Julia Görges → replaced by Tímea Babos
  • Petra Kvitová → replaced by Aleksandra Krunić
  • Ekaterina Makarova → replaced by Aryna Sabalenka
  • Elise Mertens → replaced by Maria Sakkari
  • Serena Williams → replaced by Zarina Diyas

During the tournament

Madison Keys

WTA doubles

Seeds

Country Player Country Player Rank1 Seed
RUS Ekaterina Makarova RUS Elena Vesnina 4 1
CZE Andrea Sestini Hlaváčková CZE Barbora Strýcová 17 2
HUN Tímea Babos FRA Kristina Mladenovic 18 3
CAN Gabriela Dabrowski CHN Xu Yifan 25 4
TPE Latisha Chan USA Bethanie Mattek-Sands 32 5
CZE Barbora Krejčíková CZE Kateřina Siniaková 33 6
SLO Andreja Klepač ESP María José Martínez Sánchez 34 7
 AUS Ashleigh Barty NED Demi Schuurs 35 8

Other entrants

Wildcards

  • Deborah Chiesa / Alice Matteucci
  • Sara Errani / Martina Trevisan
  • Olga Savchuk / Elina Svitolina

Alternates:

Johanna Konta / Zhang Shuai

Withdrawals

Before the tournament

  • Ekaterina Makarova
  • During the tournament
  • Madison Keys

Draws

Italian Open Tennis 2018 Results

Past Champions

Men’s singles

Year Champion Runner-up Score
2010 Rafael Nadal (5) David Ferrer 7–5, 6–2
2011 Novak Djokovic (2) Rafael Nadal 6–4, 6–4
2012 Rafael Nadal (6) Novak Djokovic 7–5, 6–3
2013 Rafael Nadal (7) Roger Federer 6–1, 6–3
2014 Novak Djokovic (3) Rafael Nadal 4–6, 6–3, 6–3
2015 Novak Djokovic (4) Roger Federer 6–4, 6–3
2016 Andy Murray Novak Djokovic 6–3, 6–3
2017 Alexander Zverev Novak Djokovic 6–4, 6–3
2018 Rafael Nadal (8) Alexander Zverev 6–1, 1–6, 6–3

Women’s singles

Year Champion Runner-up Score
2010 María José Martínez Sánchez Jelena Janković 7–6(7–5), 7–5
2011 Maria Sharapova Samantha Stosur 6–2, 6–4
2012 Maria Sharapova (2) Li Na 4–6, 6–4, 7–6(7–5)
2013 Serena Williams (2) Victoria Azarenka 6–1, 6–3
2014 Serena Williams (3) Sara Errani 6–3, 6–0
2015 Maria Sharapova (3) Carla Suárez Navarro 4–6, 7–5, 6–1
2016 Serena Williams (4) Madison Keys 7–6(7–5), 6–3
2017 Elina Svitolina Simona Halep 4–6, 7–5, 6–1
2018 Elina Svitolina (2) Simona Halep 6–0, 6–4

Men’s doubles

Year Champion Runner-up Score
2010 Bob Bryan (2)
Mike Bryan (2)
John Isner
Sam Querrey
6–2, 6–3
2011 John Isner
Sam Querrey
Mardy Fish
Andy Roddick
W/O
2012 Marcel Granollers
Marc López
Łukasz Kubot
Janko Tipsarević
6–3, 6–2
2013 Bob Bryan (3)
Mike Bryan (3)
Mahesh Bhupathi
Rohan Bopanna
6–2, 6–3
2014 Daniel Nestor (4)
Nenad Zimonjić (3)
Robin Haase
Feliciano López
6–4, 7–6(7–2)
2015 Pablo Cuevas
David Marrero
Marcel Granollers
Marc López
6–4, 7–5
2016 Bob Bryan (4)
Mike Bryan (4)
Vasek Pospisil
Jack Sock
2–6, 6–3, [10–7]
2017 Pierre-Hugues Herbert
Nicolas Mahut
Ivan Dodig
Marcel Granollers
4–6, 6–4, [10–3]
2018 Juan Sebastián Cabal
Robert Farah
Pablo Carreño Busta
João Sousa
3–6, 6–4, [10–4]

Women’s doubles

Year Champion Runner-up Score
2010 Gisela Dulko
Flavia Pennetta
Nuria Llagostera Vives
María José Martínez Sánchez
6–4, 6–2
2011 Peng Shuai (2)
Zheng Jie
Vania King
Yaroslava Shvedova
6–2, 6–3
2012 Sara Errani
Roberta Vinci
Ekaterina Makarova
Elena Vesnina
6–2, 7–5
2013 Hsieh Su-wei (2)
Peng Shuai (3)
Sara Errani
Roberta Vinci
4–6, 6–3, [10–8]
2014 Květa Peschke
Katarina Srebotnik
Sara Errani
Roberta Vinci
4–0, ret.
2015 Tímea Babos
Kristina Mladenovic
Martina Hingis
Sania Mirza
6–4, 6–3
2016 Martina Hingis (2)
Sania Mirza
Ekaterina Makarova
Elena Vesnina
6–1, 6–7(5–7), [10–3]
2017 Martina Hingis (3)
Chan Yung-jan (2)
Ekaterina Makarova
Elena Vesnina
7–5, 7–6(7–4)
2018 Ashleigh Barty
Demi Schuurs
Andrea Sestini Hlaváčková
Barbora Strýcová
6–3, 6–4

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