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The 2017 Western & Southern Open was a men's and women's tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts from August 14–20, 2017.[1] It was a Masters 1000 tournament on the 2017 ATP World Tour and a WTA Premier 5 tournament on the 2017 WTA Tour.[2][3] The tournament was one of two headline events in the 2017 US Open Series. The 2017 tournament was the 116th men's edition and the 89th women's edition of the Cincinnati Masters. The tournament was held annually at the Lindner Family Tennis Center in Mason, a northern suburb of Cincinnati, in the United States.

2017 Western & Southern Open
DateAugust 14 – 20
Edition116th (men) / 89th (women)
CategoryATP World Tour Masters 1000 (men)
WTA Premier 5 (women)
SurfaceHard
LocationCincinnati, Ohio, United States
VenueLindner Family Tennis Center
Champions
Men's Singles
Bulgaria Grigor Dimitrov
Women's Singles
Spain Garbiñe Muguruza
Men's Doubles
France Pierre-Hugues Herbert / France Nicolas Mahut
Women's Doubles
Chinese Taipei Chan Yung-jan / Switzerland Martina Hingis
← 2016 · Western & Southern Open · 2018 →

Marin Čilić and Karolína Plíšková were the defending champions in men's and women's singles titles. Čilić withdrew due to an adductor injury before the tournament began, while Plíšková lost in the semifinals to Garbiñe Muguruza.

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Points and prize moneyEdit

Point distributionEdit

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Round of 64 Q Q2 Q1
Men's Singles[4] 1000 600 360 180 90 45 10 25 16 0
Men's Doubles[4] 0 N/A N/A N/A N/A
Women's Singles[5] 900 585 350 190 105 60 1 30 20 1
Women's Doubles[5] 5 N/A N/A N/A N/A

Prize moneyEdit

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Round of 64 Q2 Q1
Men's Singles[6] $954,225 $467,880 $235,480 $119,740 $62,180 $32,780 $17,700 $4,080 $2,075
Women's Singles[7] $522,450 $260,970 $128,330 $60,105 $29,100 $14,965 $7,850 $ $
Men's Doubles[6] $295,500 $144,670 $72,570 $37,250 $19,250 $10,160 N/A N/A N/A
Women's Doubles[8] $149,635 $75,575 $37,278 $18,830 $9,545 $4,715 N/A N/A N/A

ATP singles main draw entrantsEdit

SeedsEdit

The following are the seeded players. Seedings are based on ATP rankings as of August 7, 2017. Rankings and points before are as of August 14, 2017.

Seed Rank Player Points before Points defending Points won Points after Status
1 2   Rafael Nadal 7,555 90 180 7,645 Quarterfinals lost to   Nick Kyrgios
2 3   Roger Federer 7,145 0 0 7,145 Withdrew due to back injury
3 8   Dominic Thiem 4,030 180 180 4,030 Quarterfinals lost to   David Ferrer
4 7   Alexander Zverev 4,470 10 10 4,470 Second round lost to   Frances Tiafoe [WC]
5 9   Kei Nishikori 3,285 90 0 3,205 Withdrew due to right wrist injury
6 10   Milos Raonic 3,230 360 0 2,870 Withdrew due to left wrist injury
7 11   Grigor Dimitrov 3,070 360 1,000 3,710 Champion, defeated   Nick Kyrgios
8 12   Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 2,770 90 10 2,690 Second round lost to   Ivo Karlović
9 13   David Goffin 2,560 45 10 2,525 First round lost to   Nick Kyrgios
10 15   Tomáš Berdych 2,390 90 10 2,310 First round lost to   Juan Martín del Potro
11 17   Pablo Carreño Busta 2,305 10 90 2,385 Third round lost to   David Ferrer
12 14   Roberto Bautista Agut 2,425 10 10 2,425 First round lost to   Jared Donaldson [WC]
13 16   Jack Sock 2,335 0 10 2,345 First round lost to   Yūichi Sugita
14 19   John Isner 2,110 10 360 2,460 Semifinals lost to   Grigor Dimitrov [7]
15 20   Sam Querrey 2,060 10 45 2,095 Second round lost to   Adrian Mannarino
16 22   Gilles Müller 1,885 0 45 1,930 Second round lost to   Albert Ramos Viñolas

Other entrantsEdit

The following players received wild cards into the main singles draw:

The following players received entry from the singles qualifying draw:

The following players received entry as lucky losers:

WithdrawalsEdit

Before the tournament

ATP doubles main draw entrantsEdit

SeedsEdit

Country Player Country Player Rank1 Seed
  FIN Henri Kontinen   AUS John Peers 5 1
  POL Łukasz Kubot   BRA Marcelo Melo 5 2
  GBR Jamie Murray   BRA Bruno Soares 11 3
  USA Bob Bryan   USA Mike Bryan 14 4
  FRA Pierre-Hugues Herbert   FRA Nicolas Mahut 22 5
  RSA Raven Klaasen   USA Rajeev Ram 27 6
  IND Rohan Bopanna   CRO Ivan Dodig 31 7
  AUT Oliver Marach   CRO Mate Pavić 34 8
  • Rankings are as of August 7, 2017

Other entrantsEdit

The following pairs received wildcards into the doubles main draw:

WithdrawalsEdit

During the tournament

WTA singles main draw entrantsEdit

SeedsEdit

Country Player Ranking Seeds
  CZE Karolína Plíšková 1 1
  ROU Simona Halep 2 2
  GER Angelique Kerber 3 3
  ESP Garbiñe Muguruza 4 4
  UKR Elina Svitolina 5 5
  DEN Caroline Wozniacki 6 6
  GBR Johanna Konta 7 7
  RUS Svetlana Kuznetsova 8 8
  USA Venus Williams 9 9
  POL Agnieszka Radwańska 10 10
  SVK Dominika Cibulková 11 11
  LAT Jeļena Ostapenko 12 12
  FRA Kristina Mladenovic 13 13
  CZE Petra Kvitová 14 14
  LAT Anastasija Sevastova 16 15
  USA Madison Keys 17 16
  • Rankings are as of August 7, 2017

Other entrantsEdit

The following players received wild cards into the main singles draw:

The following players received entry from the singles qualifying draw:

The following player received entry as a lucky loser:

WithdrawalsEdit

Before the tournament

WTA doubles main draw entrantsEdit

SeedsEdit

Country Player Country Player Rank1 Seed
  RUS Ekaterina Makarova   RUS Elena Vesnina 7 1
  TPE Chan Yung-jan    SUI Martina Hingis 11 2
  CZE Lucie Šafářová   CZE Barbora Strýcová 12 3
  IND Sania Mirza   CHN Peng Shuai 19 4
  HUN Tímea Babos   CZE Andrea Hlaváčková 26 5
  CZE Lucie Hradecká   CZE Kateřina Siniaková 30 6
  AUS Ashleigh Barty   AUS Casey Dellacqua 30 7
  USA Abigail Spears   SLO Katarina Srebotnik 45 8
  • Rankings are as of August 7, 2017

Other entrantsEdit

The following pair received a wildcard into the doubles main draw:

The following pair received entry as alternates:

WithdrawalsEdit

Before the tournament

ChampionsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2017 Day Schedule || Western & Southern Open". wsopen.com. USTA. Archived from the original on July 28, 2017. Retrieved July 28, 2017.
  2. ^ "Masters 1000 Cincinnati - Overview". atworldtour.com. ATP Tour, Inc. Archived from the original on July 28, 2017. Retrieved July 28, 2017.
  3. ^ "2017 Cincinnati". wtatennis.com. WTA Tour, Inc. Archived from the original on July 28, 2017. Retrieved July 28, 2017.
  4. ^ a b "Rankings explained". atpworldtour.com. Retrieved 25 February 2013.
  5. ^ a b "Rankings explained". WTA. Archived from the original on 14 December 2012. Retrieved 25 February 2012.
  6. ^ a b "ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Cincinnati - Points & Prize Money". atpworldtour.com. ATP Tour, Inc. Archived from the original on 28 July 2017. Retrieved 28 July 2017.
  7. ^ "2017 WTA Western & Southern Open and prize breakdown".
  8. ^ "WTA Western & Southern open main draw doubles" (PDF). WTA Tennis. Retrieved 18 August 2017.
  9. ^ "Djokovic Ends 2017 Season Due To Elbow Injury". atworldtour.com. ATP Tour, Inc. July 26, 2017. Retrieved July 26, 2017.
  10. ^ "Sore left arm keeps Sharapova out of Cincinnati event". sports.inquirer.net. August 12, 2017. Retrieved August 12, 2017.

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