Shanghai Rolex Masters Tennis 2018


2018 Shanghai Rolex Masters Tennis Facts

Date October 7–14
Edition 10th
Category ATP World Tour Masters 1000
Surface Hard / Outdoor
Location Shanghai, China
Venue Qizhong Forest Sports City Arena

Champions

  • Singles
    Serbia Novak Djokovic
  • Doubles
    Poland Łukasz Kubot / Brazil Marcelo Melo

Shanghai Rolex Masters Tennis Facts

Tour ATP World Tour
Founded 2009; 9 years ago
Editions 10 (2018)
Location Shanghai, China
Venue Qizhong Forest Sports City Arena
Category ATP World Tour Masters 1000
Surface Hard – outdoors
Draw 58S / 28Q / 24D
Prize money US$8,092,625 (2017)

Prize Money

Points

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Round of 64 Q Q2 Q1
Singles 1,000 600 360 180 90 45 10 25 16 0
Doubles 0 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
Singles $1,360,560 $667,115 $335,750 $170,725 $88,655 $46,745 $25,235 $5,815 $2,965
Doubles $421,340 $206,280 $103,470 $53,110 $27,450 $14,480 N/A N/A N/A

Schedule

2018 Shanghai Rolex Masters starts from October 7–14, 2018 at Qizhong Forest Sports City Arena

Players List

Singles

Seeds

Seed Rank Player Points before Points defending Points won Points after Status
1 2 Roger Federer 6,900 1,000 360 6,260 Semifinals lost to Borna Ćorić [13]
2 3 Novak Djokovic 6,445 0 1000 7,445 Champion, won against Borna Ćorić [13]
3 4 Juan Martín del Potro 6,130 360 90 5,860 Third round retired against Borna Ćorić [13]
4 5 Alexander Zverev 4,755 90 360 5,025 Semifinals lost to Novak Djokovic [2]
5 6 Marin Čilić 4,535 360 10 4,185 Second round lost to Nicolás Jarry
6 7 Dominic Thiem 3,825 10 10 3,825 Second round lost to Matthew Ebden
7 8 Kevin Anderson 3,640 45 180 3,775 Quarterfinals lost to Novak Djokovic [2]
8 12 Kei Nishikori 2,730 0 180 2,910 Quarterfinals lost to Roger Federer [1]
9 16 Diego Schwartzman 1,975 45 10 1,940 First round lost to Sam Querrey
10 15 Stefanos Tsitsipas 1,987 70 90 2,007 Third round lost to Kevin Anderson [7]
11 14 Kyle Edmund 1,990 45 180 2,125 Quarterfinals lost to Alexander Zverev [4]
12 17 Jack Sock 1,850 10 10 1,850 First round lost to Peter Gojowczyk
13 19 Borna Ćorić 1,815 0 600 2,415 Runner-up, lost to Novak Djokovic [2]
14 20 Milos Raonic 1,800 0 10 1,810 First round lost to Mackenzie McDonald [Q]
15 24 Pablo Carreño Busta 1,750 10 10 1,750 First round lost to Benoît Paire [Q]
16 21 Marco Cecchinato 1,768 (20)† 90 1,838 Third round lost to Novak Djokovic [2]

Withdrawals

Rank Player Points before Points defending Points after Reason
1 Rafael Nadal 8,260 600 7,660 Knee injury
9 Grigor Dimitrov 3,620 180 3,440 Ankle injury
10 John Isner 3,380 90 3,290 Personal
11 David Goffin 2,865 10 2,855 Right shoulder injury
13 Fabio Fognini 2,315 90 2,315† Ankle injury
18 Lucas Pouille 1,825 45 1,780 Muscle sprain

Wildcards:

  • Li Zhe
  • Stan Wawrinka
  • Wu Yibing
  • Zhang Ze

Qualifying draw:

  • Taylor Fritz
  • Hubert Hurkacz
  • Bradley Klahn
  • Mikhail Kukushkin
  • Mackenzie McDonald
  • Benoît Paire
  • Vasek Pospisil

Withdrawals

Before the tournament

  • Grigor Dimitrov → replaced by Andreas Seppi
  • Fabio Fognini → replaced by Matthew Ebden
  • David Goffin → replaced by Jérémy Chardy
  • John Isner → replaced by Robin Haase
  • Philipp Kohlschreiber → replaced by Mischa Zverev
  • Rafael Nadal → replaced by Alex de Minaur
  • Lucas Pouille → replaced by Peter Gojowczyk
  • Fernando Verdasco → replaced by Maximilian Marterer

Retirements

Juan Martín del Potro

Doubles

Seeds

Country Player Country Player Rank1 Seed
USA Mike Bryan USA Jack Sock 3 1
AUT Oliver Marach CRO Mate Pavić 7 2
POL Łukasz Kubot BRA Marcelo Melo 10 3
FIN Henri Kontinen AUS John Peers 15 4
COL Juan Sebastián Cabal COL Robert Farah 19 5
GBR Jamie Murray BRA Bruno Soares 23 6
RSA Raven Klaasen NZL Michael Venus 33 7
CRO Ivan Dodig CRO Nikola Mektić 39 8

Wildcards

  • Gong Maoxin / Zhang Ze
  • Li Zhe / Di Wu

Withdrawals

Before the tournament

  • Nikoloz Basilashvili

Draws

Shanghai Rolex Masters Tennis Results 2018

Past Champions

Singles

Year Champions Runners-up Score
2009 Nikolay Davydenko Rafael Nadal 7–6(7–3), 6–3
2010 Andy Murray Roger Federer 6–3, 6–2
2011 Andy Murray (2) David Ferrer 7–5, 6–4
2012 Novak Djokovic Andy Murray 5–7, 7–6(13–11), 6–3
2013 Novak Djokovic (2) Juan Martín del Potro 6–1, 3–6, 7–6(7–3)
2014 Roger Federer Gilles Simon 7–6(8–6), 7–6(7–2)
2015 Novak Djokovic (3) Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 6–2, 6–4
2016 Andy Murray (3) Roberto Bautista Agut 7–6(7–1), 6–1
2017 Roger Federer (2) Rafael Nadal 6–4, 6–3
2018 Novak Djokovic (4) Borna Ćorić 6–3, 6–4

Doubles

Year Champions Runners-up Score
2009 Julien Benneteau
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
Mariusz Fyrstenberg
Marcin Matkowski
6–2, 6–4
2010 Jürgen Melzer
Leander Paes
Mariusz Fyrstenberg
Marcin Matkowski
7–5, 4–6, [10–5]
2011 Max Mirnyi
Daniel Nestor
Michaël Llodra
Nenad Zimonjić
3-6, 6-1, [12–10]
2012 Leander Paes (2)
Radek Štěpánek
Mahesh Bhupathi
Rohan Bopanna
6–7(7–9), 6–3, [10–5]
2013 Ivan Dodig
Marcelo Melo
David Marrero
Fernando Verdasco
7–6(7–2), 6–7(6–8), [10–2]
2014 Bob Bryan
Mike Bryan
Julien Benneteau
Édouard Roger-Vasselin
6–3, 7–6(7–3)
2015 Raven Klaasen
Marcelo Melo (2)
Simone Bolelli
Fabio Fognini
6–3, 6–3
2016 John Isner
Jack Sock
Henri Kontinen
John Peers
6–4, 6–4
2017 Henri Kontinen
John Peers
Łukasz Kubot
Marcelo Melo
6–4, 6–2
2018 Łukasz Kubot
Marcelo Melo
Jamie Murray
Bruno Soares
6–4, 6–2

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