Hall Of Fame Open: All You Need To Know

All about the ATP 250 tennis tournament in Newport, U.S.A.

The Hall of Fame Open is the only professional tournament played on grass in North America. The first U.S. National Lawn Tennis Championship, which evolved into the US Open, was first held in Newport, Rhode Island, in 1881 on the now legendary grass courts at the International Tennis Hall of Fame & Museum.

Top American John Isner will look to win a record fourth Newport title in 2019, following triumphs in 2011-12 and '17. Defending champion Steve Johnson and 2016 champion Ivo Karlovic also return.

Here's all you need to know about the Newport tennis tournament: what is the schedule, where to watch, who has won and more. 

Established: 1881

Tournament Dates: 15-21 July 2019

Tournament Director: Todd Martin

Draw Ceremony: Saturday, 13 July at 6:00pm on Stadium Court

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Schedule (View On Official Website)
* Qualifying: Sunday at 11:00am
* Main draw: Monday - Saturday at 11:00am
* Induction ceremony: Saturday, 20 July not before 6:00pm
* Doubles final: Sunday, 21 July following singles final
* Singles final: Sunday, 21 July at 2:00pm

How To Watch
Watch Live On Tennis TV 
TV Schedule

Venue: International Tennis Hall of Fame
Main Court Seating: 3,500

Prize Money: US$583,585 (Total Financial Commitment: US$652,245) 

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View Who Is Playing, Past Champions, Seeds, Points & Prize Money Breakdown

Honour Roll (Open Era)
Most Titles, Singles: John Isner, Vijay Amritraj (3)
Most Titles, Doubles: Jordan Kerr (5)
Oldest Champion: Ivo Karlovic, 37, in 2016
Youngest Champion: Greg Rusedski, 19, in 1993
Lowest-Ranked Champion (Since 1979): No. 214 Mark Philippoussis in 2006
Most Match Wins (Since 1976): Henry Pfister (20)

2018 Finals
Singles: [3] Steve Johnson (USA) d Ramkumar Ramanathan (IND) 75 36 62   Read & Watch
Doubles: Jonathon Erlich (ISR) / Artem Sitak (NZL) d [4] Marcelo Arevalo and Miguel Angel Reyes-Varela (MEX) 61 62  Read More

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