Rio Open Presented By Claro: History, Draw, Schedule, Tickets & More
The Rio Open presented by Claro, an ATP 500 event, is the crown jewel of ATP Tour’s ‘Golden Swing’ through Latin America. Established in 2014, Rafael Nadal won the inaugural edition of the clay-court tournament and celebrated his triumph with Brazilian legends Gustavo Kuerten and Ronaldo. The past two winners, Diego Schwartzman and Dominic Thiem, will feature at the 2019 edition.
Here's all you need to know about Rio de Janeiro tennis tournament: when is the draw, what is the schedule, where to watch, who won and more.
Tournament Dates: 18-24 February 2019
Tournament Director: Luiz Procopio Carvalho
Draw Ceremony: Saturday, 16 February at 6pm, Rio Open Square
Schedule (View On Official Website)
* Qualifying: Saturday and Sunday at 4:00pm
* Main draw: Monday - Thursday at 4:30pm and 7:00pm, Friday at 3:00pm
* Doubles final: Saturday, 23 February, third match from 5:00pm
* Singles final: Sunday, 24 February at 5:00pm
How To Watch
Watch Live On Tennis TV
Rio tennis live coverage on SporTV 3
Monday, 18 February: 4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday, 19 February: 4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday, 20 February: 4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday, 21 February: 4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday, 22 February: 2:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday, 23 February: From 2:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Sunday, 24 February: From 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Venue: Jockey Club Brasileiro
Main Court Seating: 6,200
Prize Money: US $1,786,690 (Total Financial Commitment: US $1,937,740)
Tickets On Sale: 7 December 2018 - Buy Now
Honour Roll (Open Era)
Most Titles, Singles: 5 players with 1 (Schwartzman, Thiem, Cuevas, Ferrer, Nadal)
Most Titles, Doubles: Juan Sebastian Cabal, Robert Farah (2)
Oldest Champion: David Ferrer, 32, in 2015
Youngest Champion: Dominic Thiem, 23, in 2017
Lowest-Ranked Champion: No. 45 Pablo Cuevas in 2016
Most Match Wins: Fabio Fognini (11)
Singles:  Diego Schwartzman (ARG) d  Fernando Verdasco (ESP) 62 63 Read & Watch
Doubles: [LL] David Marrero (ESP) / Fernando Verdasco (ESP) d Nikola Mektic (CRO) / Alexander Peya (AUT) 57 75 10-8 Read More