Rio Open Tennis 2019


2019 Rio Open Tennis Facts

Date 18 – 24 February
Edition 6th
Draw 32S / 16D
Prize money $1,471,315
Surface Clay
Location Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Venue Jockey Club Brasileiro

Champions

Singles
Serbia Laslo Đere

Doubles
Argentina Máximo González / Chile Nicolás Jarry

Rio Open Facts

ounded 2014
Location Av. Mario Ribeiro, 410 – Lagoa
Rio de Janeiro
Brazil
Venue Jockey Club Brasileiro
Surface Clay – outdoors
ATP World Tour
Category ATP World Tour 500 series
(2014–current)
Draw 32S / 16Q / 16D / 4Q
Prize money US$1,695,825 (2018)
WTA Tour
Category WTA International Tournaments
(2014–2016)
Draw 32S / 24Q / 16D
Prize money US$250,000 (2016)

Schedule

Rio Open tournament starts from 18 – 24 February, 2019 at
Jockey Club Brasileiro

Prize Money

Point distribution

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Q Q2 Q1
Singles 500 300 180 90 45 0 20 10 0
Doubles 0 N/A 45 25

Prize money

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 321 Q2 Q1
Singles $369,000 $185,325 $93,500 $49,140 $24,560 $13,590 $5,225 $2,610
Doubles * $115,940 $56,750 $28,460 $14,600 $7,550 N/A N/A N/A

Players List

Singles

Seeds

Country Player Rank1 Seed
AUT Dominic Thiem 8 1
ITA Fabio Fognini 15 2
ITA Marco Cecchinato 18 3
ARG Diego Schwartzman 19 4
POR João Sousa 41 5
SRB Dušan Lajović 43 6
TUN Malek Jaziri 44 7
CHI Nicolás Jarry 47 8

Wildcards

  • Félix Auger-Aliassime
  • Thiago Monteiro
  • Thiago Seyboth Wild

Qualifying draw:

  • Hugo Dellien
  • Juan Ignacio Londero
  • Casper Ruud
  • Elias Ymer

Lucky loser:

Carlos Berlocq

Withdrawals

Before the tournament

  • Pablo Andújar → replaced by Carlos Berlocq
  • Pablo Carreño Busta → replaced by Cameron Norrie

Retirements

  • Diego Schwartzman
  • Aljaž Bedene

Doubles

Seeds

Country Player Country Player Rank1 Seed
BRA Marcelo Melo BRA Bruno Soares 17 1
COL Juan Sebastián Cabal COL Robert Farah 20 2
CRO Nikola Mektić ARG Horacio Zeballos 37 3
URU Pablo Cuevas ESP Marc López 79 4

Wildcards

  • Thomaz Bellucci / Rogério Dutra Silva
  • Thiago Monteiro / Fernando Romboli

The following pair received entry from the qualifying draw:

  • Cameron Norrie / João Sousa

The following pairs received entry as lucky losers:

  • Mateus Alves / Thiago Seyboth Wild
  • Nicholas Monroe / Miguel Ángel Reyes-Varela

Withdrawals

Before the tournament
  • Fabio Fognini
  • Diego Schwartzman

Draws

Past Champions

Men’s singles

Year Champion Runner-up Score
2014 Rafael Nadal Alexandr Dolgopolov 6–3, 7–6(7–3)
2015 David Ferrer Fabio Fognini 6–2, 6–3
2016 Pablo Cuevas Guido Pella 6–4, 6–7(5–7), 6–4
2017 Dominic Thiem Pablo Carreño Busta 7–5, 6–4
2018 Diego Schwartzman Fernando Verdasco 6–2, 6–3
2019 Laslo Đere Félix Auger-Aliassime 6–3, 7–5

Men’s doubles

Year Champions Runners-up Score
2014 Juan Sebastián Cabal
Robert Farah
David Marrero
Marcelo Melo
6–4, 6–2
2015 Martin Kližan
Philipp Oswald
Pablo Andújar
Oliver Marach
7–6(7–3), 6–4
2016 Juan Sebastián Cabal (2)
Robert Farah (2)
Pablo Carreño Busta
David Marrero
7–6(7–5), 6–1
2017 Pablo Carreño Busta
Pablo Cuevas
Juan Sebastián Cabal
Robert Farah
6–4, 5–7, [10–8]
2018 David Marrero
Fernando Verdasco
Nikola Mektić
Alexander Peya
5–7, 7–5, [10–8]
2019 Máximo González
Nicolás Jarry
Thomaz Bellucci
Rogério Dutra Silva
6–7(3–7), 6–3, [10–7]

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