The Cincinnati Open is an annual outdoor tennis tournament held in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA It is the second largest summer tennis tournament in the USA and is played on hard court. The 2021 season of the competition is the 120th edition of the men’s version and the 93rd edition of the women’s version. Make sure you know how to watch the Cincinnati Open 2021 live, what is the television schedule and the players.
2021 Cincinnati open is live in action. The tournament began on August 16 and will conclude on August 22, 2021. The Lindner Family Tennis Center is the host stadium for the tournament. This year will see the return of the spectators in the stadium.
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2021 Cincinnati Open Schedule
The 2021 Cincinnati Open is already in action, and the tournament has now entered the knockout stages. Below is the tournament schedule. The quarterfinals will take place on August 20, followed by the semi-finals on August 21. The 2021 Cincinnati Open final is scheduled to be played on August 22.
Cincinnati open 2021 features four tennis formats
- Single men
- Female singles
- Men’s Doubles
- Women’s Doubles
Here are the games from the Cincinnati Open 2021:
Friday August 20
|Daniil Medvedev vs Pablo Carreño Busta (Men’s Individual Quarterfinals)|
|Felix Auger Aliassime vs Stefanos Tsitsipas (Men’s Individual Quarterfinals)|
|Casper Ruud vs Alexander Zverev (Men’s Singles Quarter-finals)|
|Belinda Bencic vs Jil Teichmann (Women’s Singles Quarterfinals)|
|Karolina Pliskova vs Paula Badosa (women’s singles quarterfinals)|
|Hubert Hurkacz / Jannik Sinner vs Austin Krajicek / Steve Johnson (Men’s Doubles Quarter-finals)|
|Demi Schuurs / Nicole Melichar vs Zhang Shuai / Samantha Stosur (women’s doubles quarterfinal)|
Saturday August 21
|Ashleigh Barty vs Angelique Kerber (Women’s Singles Semifinal)|
|Fabio Fognini / Marcelo Arévalo vs Marcel Granollers / Horacio Zeballos (Men’s Doubles Semifinal)|
|Gabriela Dabrowski / Luisa Stefani vs Barbora Krejčíková / Kateřina Siniaková (Women’s Doubles Semifinal)|
Sunday August 22
|Men’s individual final|
|Women’s individual final|
|Men’s Doubles Final|
The men’s singles winner will receive a cash prize of $ 391,240, while the women’s singles winner will receive a cash prize of $ 255,220.
|Event||W||F||SF||QF||Round of 16||Round of 32||Round of 64||Q2||Q1|
|Single men||$ 391,240||$ 218,065||$ 123,570||$ 69,780||$ 42,160||$ 26,315||$ 15,990||$ 8,870||$ 4,720|
|Female singles||$ 255,220||$ 188,945||$ 100 250||$ 47,820||$ 24,200||$ 15,330||$ 12,385||$ 7,258||$ 3,745|
|Men’s Doubles||$ 72,680||$ 50,880||$ 34,890||$ 23,620||$ 16,000||$ 10,900||N / A||N / A||N / A|
|Women’s Doubles||$ 67,000||$ 43,990||$ 27,500||$ 13,800||$ 8,700||$ 6,500||N / A||N / A||N / A|
Live stream of the Cincinnati Open 2021
ESPN, NBC Sports, Tennis Channel have the broadcast rights in the US ESPN + will have the live broadcast of the Cincinnati Open 2021 in the US on their app and website. Eurosport and Sky Sports will broadcast the tournament in Europe.
Who is the defending champion of the Cincinnati Open?
Viktoria Azarenka is the defending champion for women, while Novak Djokovic won the men’s singles last time out.