Here we have everything about the Cincinnati Open 2022, live stream, TV coverage, schedule, men’s and women’s top seeds and draw, and more.
- Date: 14-21 August 2022
- Venue: Linder Family Tennis Center, Cincinnati, Ohio
- Category: ATP 1000 Masters and WTA 1000 Masters
- Surface: Outdoor Hard
Cincinnati Open 2022 Men’s and Women’s Final Preview:
Petra Kvitova and Caroline Garcia will face off in the final of the Western & Southern Open 2022 in Cincinnati on Sunday. The final match of the Western & Southern Open 2022 will go underway at Centre Court on Sunday, 21 August 2022, at 2:00 pm local time, which is 7:00 pm BST.
The Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati will see a new WTA Masters winner this year when world no. 28 Petra Kvitova faces off world no. 35 Caroline Garcia in the final. Both the tennis star turned upset from the Canadian Open a week earlier, into success in this tournament.
Petra Kvitova was knocked out from the First Round of the Canadian Open, losing against Alisson Riske by 2-6, 6-4, and 3-6 sets. The Czech is 14-9 on hard courts this year and has been impressive in Cincinnati. She took down world no. 5 Ons Jabeur in the Third Round by 6-1, 4-6, and 6-0 sets before defeating Tomaljanovic by straight sets in the quarter-finals. She upset the home fans with a win over Madison Keys in the semi-finals. After losing the opening set, she eventually won by 6(6)-7, 6-4, and 6-3 sets to reach the final.
ATP Cincinnati Open:
Here are the Men’s Singles’ top-seeded players in the Cincinnati Open 2022.
The top 8 seeds of the tournament will get a bye into the Second Round (Round of 32). Daniil Medvedev could be in for revenge against Nick Kyrgios in the quarter-finals. Last year’s runner-up Andrey Rublev and the American Taylor Fritz (11th seed) are his potential quarter-final opponents as well.
Rafael Nadal is at the bottom half of the draw. The Spaniard’s potential quarter-finals opponent could be Pablo Busta, Jannik Sinner, or Felix Auger-Aliasimme.
WTA Cincinnati Masters:
World No. 1 Iga Swiatek leads the women’s singles field. The Pole is coming off a Round-of-16 exit against the eventual runner-up B. Haddad Maia in Toronto last week. The two are on the collision course for the Round-of-16 again in the Cincinnati Open.
Simona Halep will bring in a lot of momentum winning the Canadian Open last week in Toronto. She could meet Paula Badosa (3rd seed) in the Round of 16.
Kontaveit, Sabalenka, Sakkari, and Pegula are in the bottom half of the draw. America’s no. 1 Jessica Pegula will play as the 7th seed. She could meet Serena Williams or Emma Raducanu in the Round of 16. Serena Williams, 23-time major winner, will play her opening match against Britain’s Emma Raducanu (10th seed), the current U.S. Open Champion.
Here are the women’s singles top 8 seeds for the Cincinnati Open 2022.
Cincinnati Open 2022 Schedule:
The Men’s Singles main draw will begin on Sunday, 14 August. The Women’s Singles First Round will go underway on Monday, 15 August 2022. After a week-long tennis action at Linder Family Tennis Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, the Final of men’s and women’s singles will be on Sunday, 21 August.
|14-15 August||Men’s Singles||Round of 64 (First Round)|
|15-16 August||Women’s Singles||Round of 64 (First Round)|
|Tuesday, 16 August||Men’s and Women’s Singles||Round of 32 (Second Round)|
|Thursday, 18 August||Men’s and Women’s Singles||Round of 16 (Third Round)|
|Friday, 19 August||Men’s and Women’s Singles||Quarter-Finals|
|Saturday, 20 August||Men’s and Women’s Singles||Semi-Finals|
|Sunday, 21 August||Men’s and Women’s Singles||Final|
Cincinnati Open TV Coverage and Live Stream
Fans can watch the Cincinnati Open 2022 on Tennis Channel in the United States. The live TV coverage will be available on TSN, Sportsnet, and TVA Sports in Canada. In the UK, you can watch the live stream on Amazon Prime Video.
Here’s how you can watch the Cincinnati Masters from anywhere.
TSN, Sportsnet, TVA Sports: Canada
Tennis Channel: USA
Amazon Prime Video: UK
beIN Sports: Australia, Middle East
Eurosport: Russia, France, Romania, Hungary, Czech
Sky Italia: Italy
ESPN: Latin America