Rio Open

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Rio Open
Founded 2014
Location Rio de Janeiro
Brazil
Venue Jockey Club Brasileiro
Surface Clay / Outdoors
Official Website
 ATP World Tour
Category ATP World Tour 500 series
(2014–current)
Draw 32S / 16Q / 16D
Prize Money US$1,250,000
 WTA Tour
Category WTA International Tournaments
(2014–current)
Draw 32S / 24Q / 16D
Prize Money US$250,000

The Rio Open, also known as the Rio Open presented by Claro hdtv for sponsorship reasons, is a combined tennis event on the ATP and WTA tours. The tournament is played on outdoor clay courts at the Jockey Club Brasileiro in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and is the only combined ATP World Tour 500 and WTA International event in South America.[1] The first edition was headlined by former world number one, Rafael Nadal and fellow Spanish player David Ferrer.

Past finals[edit]

Men's singles[edit]

Year Champion Runner-up Score
2016 Uruguay Pablo Cuevas Argentina Guido Pella 6–4, 6–7(5–7), 6–4
2015 Spain David Ferrer Italy Fabio Fognini 6–2, 6–3
2014 Spain Rafael Nadal Ukraine Alexandr Dolgopolov 6–3, 7–6(7–3)

Men's doubles[edit]

Year Champions Runners-up Score
2016 Colombia Juan Sebastián Cabal
Colombia Robert Farah
Spain Pablo Carreño Busta
Spain David Marrero
7–6(7–5), 6–1
2015 Slovakia Martin Kližan
Austria Philipp Oswald
Spain Pablo Andújar
Austria Oliver Marach
7–6(7–3), 6–4
2014 Colombia Juan Sebastián Cabal
Colombia Robert Farah
Spain David Marrero
Brazil Marcelo Melo
6–4, 6–2

Women's singles[edit]

Year Champion Runner-up Score
2016 Italy Francesca Schiavone United States Shelby Rogers 2–6, 6–2, 6–2
2015 Italy Sara Errani Slovakia Anna Karolína Schmiedlová 7–6(7–2), 6–1
2014 Japan Kurumi Nara Czech Republic Klára Zakopalová 6–1, 4–6, 6–1

Women's doubles[edit]

Year Champions Runners-up Score
2016 Paraguay Verónica Cepede Royg
Argentina María Irigoyen (2)
United Kingdom Tara Moore
Switzerland Conny Perrin
6–1, 7–6(7–5)
2015 Belgium Ysaline Bonaventure
Sweden Rebecca Peterson
Romania Irina-Camelia Begu
Argentina María Irigoyen
3–0, ret.
2014 Romania Irina-Camelia Begu
Argentina María Irigoyen
Sweden Johanna Larsson
South Africa Chanelle Scheepers
6–2, 6–0

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