via Reuters

via Reuters

The ATP Barcelona Open will see one of the biggest names in tennis dawn upon Barcelona. With defending champion and World No. 2 Carlos Alcaraz and last year’s runner-up Stefanos Tsitsipas in attendance, the tournament is going to be a star-studded affair.  The top pros will fight it out for valuable ranking points and prize money which has seen a negligible increase of 0.22 percent.

Started in 1953, the 71st edition of the tournament will be played at the historical clay courts of Reial Club de Tenis Barcelona. Apart from the ranking points the players will vie for a total prize pool of $2,990,735.  Let’s have a detailed look at the prize money breakdown, the winner’s payout, and the schedule for the ATP 500 tournament.

Prize money breakdown of the ATP Barcelona Open


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Other notable names on the entry list are Andrey Rublev, Casper Ruud, Alex De Minaur, Karen Khachanov, and Lorenzo Musetti. It’s important to note that 12-time champion Rafael Nadal also plans to make a comeback at the tournament and has arrived at the location for practice sessions.

The total prize pool of the tournament is $2,990,735, per the current Euro to USD conversion value, virtually identical to last year’s. The champion will take home $525,131 for his triumph and the runner-up will take home $280,061 for his deep run. Here is the detailed prize money breakdown:

PositionPrize Money
Semi FInalist$145,277
Quarter Finalist$75,850
Round of 16$39,968
Round of 32$21,873
Round of 48$11,667

The doubles-winning team will split a total reward of $183,734 with the runner-ups taking $98,011 home. The doubles semi-finalists will bag $49,591 and the quarter-finalists will have $24,790 to their name. Participation in Round of 16 will see a pair pocket of $12,836.

The earnings for all the positions are identical to last year’s. The only visible difference is that there is no prize money for the qualifying rounds. This new bifurcation might be an effort from the organizers to enable the lesser-known talents to push harder to reach more advanced stages of the tournament.

In addition to the prize money, the players will also be competing for ranking points.

Ranking point breakdown of the ATP Barcelona Open

Following is a detailed breakdown of the valuable ranking points which will be up for grabs:

Quarter Finalist100
Round of 1650
Round of 3225
Round of 480

When does the ATP Barcelona Open start?

The star-studded tournament will be held a week before WTA 1000 Madrid Open. The qualifying rounds will be held from 13-14th April and the main draw will commence from 15th April onward. The final will be held on the 21st.


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Where is the ATP Barcelona Open being played?

The ATP Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell, Trofeo Conde de Godo, has been held at the Real Club de Tenis Barcelona-1899, the oldest Spanish tennis club, since 1953. This ATP 500 clay-court tournament holds significant importance in Spanish tennis and is a highlight on the Barcelona social calendar.

The Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell boasts a rich history, counting former champions such as Ilie Nastase, Bjorn Borg, and Ivan Lendl among its ranks, alongside modern greats like Rafael Nadal, Dominic Thiem, and Carlos Alcaraz.


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Once again, the ATP 500 event, scheduled from April 15th to 21st this year, promises to showcase some of the world’s top players.

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