The WTA German Open (also known as the Bett1open for sponsorship purposes) is a WTA 500 tournament. This event was founded in 1896-2008; 2021-present. It will be the 2nd edition this year as a WTA500 category. Event held on Outdoor grass court of Rot-Weiss Tennis club, Berlin Germany. The event consists of 32 singles draws and 16 doubles draw. It will start on 11 June and ends on 19 June 2022.
The German Open (currently known as the Grass Court Championships Berlin or bett1open) is a WTA Tour-affiliated professional tennis tournament for women. It was originally held in Hamburg, Germany, and played on outdoor clay courts from 1888 to 1989 and from 1991 to 2008, after which it was moved to Berlin.
The first edition was contested by 19 players, who were divided into three groups. The winners of the three groups met in a final to determine the champion. In 1991, the event was played on grass courts, and from 1988 to 1992 it was played on clay courts. The event has been classified as a Tier I tournament since 1988.
In 2019, it was announced that the event would return in 2020. However, the event was canceled in April 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic and it would be due to return in 2021. The new event is classified as a Premier-level tournament and serves as a warm-up event for the Wimbledon Open (The Championships), having switched its surface from clay to grass.
BETT1OPEN Germany Champions 2022
In the 2nd edition of Bett1Open, Tunisian star Ons Jabeur defeated Belinda Bencic from Switzerland. Ons got a victory by (6-3, 2-1).
On the other side in doubles, Storm Sanders & Katerina Siniakova won the final battle against Alize Cornet & Jil Teichmann by (6-4, 6-3).
BETT1OPEN Germany Champions 2021
In 2021,stars like Elina Svitolina, Viktoria Azarenka, Aryna Sabalenka, Bianca Andreescu, Karolina Pliskova, Garbine Muguruza, Andrea Petkovic and the German number 1 Angelique Kerber fought for the first title of the bett1open. On the high-quality grass courts, the stars were able to prepare themselves for the largest and most prestigious tournament in the world – Wimbledon.
In the 1st edition of 2021, Russian star Liudmila Samsonova defeated Belinda Bencic from Switzerland. Liudmila got a victory in the final set (1-6, 6-1, 6-3). On the other side in doubles, Belarusian pair Victoria Azarenka and Aryna Sabalenka won the final battle against Nicole Melichar of USA and Demi Schuurs of the Netherlands.
2022 BETT1OPEN Players list [Updated]
- Ons Jabeur (Seed# 1)
- Maria Sakkari (Seed# 2)
- Aryna Sabalenka (Seed# 3)
- Karolina Pliskova (Seed# 4)
- Garbine Muguruza (Seed# 5) (Eliminated)
- Daria Kasatkina (Seed# 6)
- Coco Gauff (Seed# 7)
- Belinda Bencic (Seed# 8)
- Karolina Muchova (Eliminated)
- Qinwen Zheng (Eliminated)
- Aliaksandra Sasnovich
- Kaia Kanepi (Eliminated)
- Iga Swiatek (Eliminated)
- Paula Badosa (Eliminated)
- Alize Cornet
- Anett Kontaveit
- Danielle Collins
- Gabrine Muguruza
- Jessica Pegula
- Victoria Azarenka
- Bianca Andreescu (Eliminated)
- Madison Keys
- Veronica Kudermetova
BETT1OPEN Wild Card Entries
Following players will be playing on wild card entry in german Bett1open 2022;
- Jule Niemeier
- Anna Kalinskaya
- Anna-Lena Friedsam (Eliminated)
- Noma Noha Akugue (Eliminated)
- Sabine Lisicki (Eliminated)
BETT1Open 2022 Prize Money
In 2022, the total prize money will be $757,900. While in 2021 prize money was $565,530. Singles champion in 2021 had $68,572 and finalist had $51,015. In doubles, champions took $25,229 and runner-up had $17,749.
BETT1Open 2022 Prize Money & Past Champions History
|Year||Prize Money||Single’s Champions||Doubles Champions|
|2022||$757,900||Ons Jabeur||Storm Sanders|
|2021||$565,530||Liudmila Samsonova (RUS)||Victoria Azarenka (Belarus)|
Aryna Sabalenka (Belarus)
2022 BETT1Open Schedule & Draw Dates
|Saturday, 11 June 2022||Qualifying Matches|
|Sunday, 12 June 2022||Qualifying Matches|
|Monday, 13 June 2022||Round 1|
|Tuesday, 14 June 2022||Round 1|
|Wednesday, 15 June 2022||Round 2|
|Thursday, 16 June 2022||Round 2|
|Friday, 17 June 2022||Quarter-Finals|
|Saturday, 18 June 2022||Singles Semifinals|
|Sunday, 19 June 2022||Doubles Final|
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