The Rosmalen Grass Court Championship also known as Libema Open due to sponsorship. This event consists of WTA 250 category. The tournament is always held on the outdoor grass court in the town of Rosmalen, Netherlands. Both men’s and women’s tennis matches are played on an outdoor grass court at the Autoton Convention center, it was founded in 1990. In 2022 event will start on June 6 and will end on June 12.
This tournament is considered the first grass-court event of the year and is used by professionals as a preparation for the Wimbledon Open. In 2020 and 2021 due to covid 19, the event hasn’t happened and this year it will be the 31st edition. There will be 32 singles and 16 doubles draw sizes.
Libema Open Champions 2022
In 2022, Ekaterina Alexandrova grabbed the singles trophy from Aryna Sabalenka with (7-5, 6-0).
The doubles winner are Ellen Perez & Tamara Zidansek against Veronika Kudermetova and Elise Mertens with (6-3, 5-7, 12-10).
Libema Open 2019 Champions
In 2019 singles champion was American star Alison Riske. Alison beat Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands by 0-6, 7-6, 7-5. On the other side in doubles, the winners were Aleksandra Krunic of Serbia and Shuko Aoyama of Japan. The winners took the title against Netherland’s pair Bibiane Schoofs and Lesley Kerkhove.
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2022 Libema Open Players list/Wild Card Entry
- Aryna Sabalenka (Belarus)
- Belinda Bencic (SUI)
- Elena Rybakina (KAZ)
- Tamara Zidansek (SLO)
- Liudmila Samsonova (RUS)
- Veronika Kudermetova (RUS)
- Ekaterina Alexandrova
- Elise Mertens
- Arianne Hartono (Wild Card)
- Alison Van Uytvanck
- Shelby Rogers
Libema Open 2022 Prize Money
In 2022 total prize commitment was $251,750 from which the singles winner got $33,195 and the runner-up stands for $19,743. Whereas doubles winner grabbed $10,800 and the runner-ups got $6,696.
In 2019 prize money was €250,000 where the single’s winner got €34,677 and the finalist got €17,258. On the other side in doubles, Champions put €9,919 in their pockets and the runner-up had €5,161.
Libema Open 2022 Prize Money & Past Champions History
|Year||Prize Money||Single’s Champions||Doubles Champions|
|2022||$251,750||Ekaterina Alexandrova||Ellen Perez|
|2019||€250,000||Alison Riske||Shuko Aoyama|
|2018||€250,000||Aleksandra Krunic||Elise Martines|
|2017||€250,000||Anett Kontaveit||Dominika Cibulova|
|2016||€250,000||Coco Vandeweghe||Oksana Kalashnikova|
|2015||€250,000||Camila Giorgi||Asia Muhammad|
2022 Libema Open Schedule & Draw Dates
|Monday – Day 1||6th of June 2022||1st Round Matches|
|Tuesday – Day 2||7th of June 2022||1st and 2nd Round Matches|
|Wednesday – Day 3||8th of June 2022||2nd and 3rd Round Matches|
|Thursday – Day 4||9th of June 2022||3rd Round Matches|
|Friday – Day 5||10th of June 2022||Quarterfinal Matches|
|Saturday – Day 6||11th of June 2022||Semifinal Matches|
|Sunday – Day 7||12th of June 2022||Final|
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