Brasil Open

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This article is about the tennis tournament. For the golf tournament, see Brazil Open (golf).
Brasil Open (men)
WTA Brasil Open (women)
Location Men:
São Paulo
Women:
São Paulo
Bahia
 Brazil
Surface Men:
Hard/Outdoors (2001–03)
Clay/Outdoors (2004–11)
Clay/Indoors (2012–present)
Women:
Hard/Outdoors
BrasilOpen.com.br
 ATP World Tour
Category ATP International Series
(2001–2008)
ATP World Tour 250 series
(2009–current)
Draw 28S / 32Q / 16D
Prize Money $455,775
 WTA Tour
Category Tier 2
Draw 28S / 32Q / 16D
Prize Money US$600,000

The Brasil Open is a tennis tournament held annually in São Paulo, Brazil. A part of the ATP World Tour 250 series, it is currently the main event in the Brazilian tennis calendar. Since 2004, it has been a part of the South American clay court circuit but was held on hard courts prior to 2004.

The women's WTA tournament began in 1999. The WTA Brasil Open lasted only until 2002. In 2013, a new edition will take place in Florianópolis.

Champions[edit]

Men's singles[edit]

Location Year Champion Runner-up Score
São Paulo 2014 Argentina Federico Delbonis Italy Paolo Lorenzi 4–6, 6–3, 6–4
2013 Spain Rafael Nadal Argentina David Nalbandian 6–2, 6–3
2012 Spain Nicolás Almagro Italy Filippo Volandri 6–3, 4–6, 6–4
Costa do Sauípe 2011 Spain Nicolás Almagro Ukraine Alexandr Dolgopolov 6–3, 7–6(7–3)
2010 Spain Juan Carlos Ferrero Poland Łukasz Kubot 6–1, 6–0
2009 Spain Tommy Robredo Brazil Thomaz Bellucci 6–3, 3–6, 6–4
2008 Spain Nicolás Almagro Spain Carlos Moyá 7–6(7–4), 3–6, 7–5
2007 Argentina Guillermo Cañas Spain Juan Carlos Ferrero 7–6(7–4), 6–2
2006 Chile Nicolás Massú Spain Alberto Martín 6–3, 6–4
2005 Spain Rafael Nadal Spain Alberto Martín 6–0, 6–7(2–7), 6–1
2004 Brazil Gustavo Kuerten Argentina Agustín Calleri 3–6, 6–2, 6–3
2003 Netherlands Sjeng Schalken Germany Rainer Schüttler 6–2, 6–4
2002 Brazil Gustavo Kuerten Argentina Guillermo Coria 6–7(4–7), 7–5, 7–6(7–2)
2001 Czech Republic Jan Vacek Brazil Fernando Meligeni 2–6, 7–6(7–2), 6–3

Men's doubles[edit]

Location Year Champion Runner-up Score
São Paulo 2014 Spain Guillermo García-López
Austria Philipp Oswald
Colombia Juan Sebastián Cabal
Colombia Robert Farah
5–7, 6–4, [15–13]
2013 Austria Alexander Peya
Brazil Bruno Soares
Czech Republic František Čermák
Slovakia Michal Mertiňák
6–7(5–7), 6–2, [10–7]
2012 United States Eric Butorac
Brazil Bruno Soares
Slovakia Michal Mertiňák
Brazil André Sá
3–6, 6–4, [10–8]
Costa do Sauípe 2011 Brazil Marcelo Melo
Brazil Bruno Soares
Spain Pablo Andújar
Spain Daniel Gimeno-Traver
7–6(7–4), 6–3
2010 Uruguay Pablo Cuevas
Spain Marcel Granollers
Poland Łukasz Kubot
Austria Oliver Marach
7–5, 6–4
2009 Spain Marcel Granollers
Spain Tommy Robredo
Argentina Lucas Arnold Ker
Argentina Juan Mónaco
6–4, 7–5
2008 Brazil Marcelo Melo
Brazil André Sá
Spain Albert Montañés
Spain Santiago Ventura
4–6, 6–2, [10–7]
2007 Czech Republic Lukáš Dlouhý
Czech Republic Pavel Vízner
Spain Rubén Ramírez Hidalgo
Spain Albert Montañés
6–2, 7–6(7–4)
2006 Czech Republic Lukáš Dlouhý
Czech Republic Pavel Vízner
Poland Mariusz Fyrstenberg
Poland Marcin Matkowski
6–1, 4–6, [10–3]
2005 Czech Republic František Čermák
Czech Republic Leoš Friedl
Argentina José Acasuso
Argentina Ignacio González King
6–4, 6–4
2004 Poland Mariusz Fyrstenberg
Poland Marcin Matkowski
Germany Tomas Behrend
Czech Republic Leoš Friedl
6–2, 6–2
2003 Australia Todd Perry
Japan Thomas Shimada
United States Scott Humphries
The Bahamas Mark Merklein
6–2, 6–4
2002 United States Scott Humphries
The Bahamas Mark Merklein
Brazil Gustavo Kuerten
Brazil André Sá
6–3, 7–6(7–1)
2001 Argentina Enzo Artoni
Brazil Daniel Melo
Argentina Gastón Etlis
South Africa Brent Haygarth
6–3, 1–6, 7–6(7–5)

Women's singles[edit]

Year Champion Runner-up Score
2002 Russia Anastasia Myskina Greece Eleni Daniilidou 6–3, 0–6, 6–2
2001 United States Monica Seles Australia Jelena Dokić 6–2, 6–3
2000 Hungary Rita Kuti-Kis Argentina Paola Suárez 4–6, 6–4, 7–5
1999 Colombia Fabiola Zuluaga Austria Patricia Wartusch 7–5, 4–6, 7–5

Women's doubles[edit]

Year Champion Runner-up Score
2002 Spain Virginia Ruano Pascual
Argentina Paola Suárez
France Émilie Loit
Paraguay Rossana de los Ríos
6–4, 6–1
2001 South Africa Amanda Coetzer
United States Lori McNeil
United States Nicole Arendt
Argentina Patricia Tarabini
6–7(8–10), 6–2, 6–4
2000 United States Lilia Osterloh
Thailand Tamarine Tanasugarn
Italy Rita Grande
United States Meghann Shaughnessy
7–5, 6–1
1999 Argentina Laura Montalvo
Argentina Paola Suárez
Slovakia Janette Husárová
Argentina Florencia Labat
5–7, 6–4, 6–3

ATP points and prize money[edit]

For the 2011 edition the distribution of points and prize money was as follows:

Singles

Round ATP Points Prize Money
Winner 250 US$85,700
Finalist 150 US$45,100
Semifinalists 90 US$24,450
Quarter-finalists 45 US$13,930
Round of 16 20 US$8,200
Round of 32 0 US$4,865
Qualifer 12 US$785

Doubles

Round ATP Points Prize Money
Winner 250 US$26,000
Finalist 150 US$13,700
Semifinalists 90 US$7,410
Quarterfinalists 45 US$4,240
Round of 16 0 US$2,490

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 23°34′41″S 46°39′22″W / 23.578°S 46.656°W / -23.578; -46.656