The ATP Canadian Open 2022 has undergone several name changes over the years. It is also referred to with its previous names ‘National Bank Open’ or the ‘Rogers Open’. The tournament is played on an outdoor hard court. This year, the 132nd edition of the tournament will be held from August 8 to August 14 at the IGA Stadium in Montreal, Canada. The event will be held as part of the 2022 US Open Series under the ATP Tour Masters 1000 category.
The list of past champions of the prestigious event includes big names like Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, Bjorn Borg, Ivan Lendl, and John McEnroe. Ivan Lendl is the most successful male player in the tournament’s history. He won the title six times followed by Rafael Nadal winning five times. Defending champion Daniil Medvedev and Carlos Alcaraz will be on top of the favorite list. Andrey Rublev, Casper Ruud, and Felix Auger-Aliassime will also get massive support and cheer from the fans this year.
Defending Champion: Daniil Medvedev
Daniil Sergeyevich Medvedev is currently ranked world No. 1 by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP). The Russian has bagged 14 ATP Tour singles titles, including last year’s US Open and the ATP Finals in 2020. In the final of the US Open 2021, Medvedev defeated the legendary Novak Djokovic who was world No. 1 then. He became the first and only player to claim victories over the top three ranked players in the world in the 2020 ATP Finals. He has appeared in four major finals so far while having four Masters 1000 titles in his kit. He achieved his career-best rank of No. 170 on 19th August 2019.
When will the ATP Montreal Canadian Open 2022 be held?
The ATP Canadian Open 2022 will be held from August 8-15. The main draw for the men’s singles will be held on Monday (August 8).
ATP Canadian Open 2022: Full Schedule
Round of 64: Monday 8th – Tuesday 9th August
Round of 32: Wednesday 10th August
Round of 16: Thursday 11th August
Quarter-finals: Friday 12th August
Semi-finals: Saturday 13th August
Final: Sunday 14th August
How to Watch the ATP Canadian Open 2022 on TV?
The ATP Montreal Canadian Open 2022 will be available to watch on the Tennis Channel in the US. Fans in Canada can watch it on TVA Sports or Sportsnet while fans in the UK should keep their eyes on Amazon Prime Video.
How to Livestream The Event Online?
The ATP Canadian Open 2022 can be streamed live free on Amazon Prime Video with a sign-up for a free trial.
ATP Canadian Open 2022: Top Seeds
- Daniil Medvedev (RUS)
- Carlos Alcaraz (SPA)
- Stefanos Tsitsipas (GRC)
- Casper Ruud (NOR)
- Andrey Rublev (RUS)
- Félix Auger-Aliassime (CAN)
- Jannik Sinner (ITA)
- Hubert Hurkacz (POL)
- Cameron Norrie (UK)
- Taylor Fritz (USA)
ATP Montreal Canadian Open 2022 Purse and Payout
The purse or total prize money for the ATP Canadian Open 2022 is $6,573,785.
Here’s the payouts or detailed breakdown of the purse distribution:
2022 Prize Money ($USD)
Finalist – $499,830
Semi-Finalist – $273,320
Quarter-Finalist – $149,085
Round of 16 – $79,745
Round of 32 –$42,760
Round of 64 – $23,690
2022 Prize Money ($USD)
Winner – $280,830
Finalist – $152,550
Semi-Finalist – $83,790
Quarter-Finalist – $46,230
Round of 16 – $25,420
Round of 32 – $13,870