The 2012 Acapulco Open in Mexico is a joint men’s and women’s tournament. For the men, Acapulco is one of eleven ATP Tour 500 category tournaments and the only ATP event in Mexico this year. The women’s event is one of 30 WTA International category tournaments and one of two WTA events in Mexico.
The official name of the 2012 event is Abierto Mexicano Telcel due to title sponsorship naming rights. Follow Acapulco on Twitter the official handle is @AbiertoTelcel. To “Like” the official Facebook paste: http://www.facebook.com/AbiertoMexicanoDeTenis into your address bar then click “Like” once you are there.
The 19th year of this event is being played at The Fairmont Acapulco Princess Resort Hotel in Acapulco, Guerrero, Mexico on clay courts. The centre court or Stadium is called the Estadio Mextenis or Mextenis Stadium and has a capacity of 7,500 spectators. The total prize money for the 2012 women’s tournament is $220,000. The total financial commitment for the men’s tournament is $1,281,500 US dollars and the total prize money for the Men’s events is $1,155,000.
This tournament runs from Saturday 25 February to Saturday 3 March. The main draw singles events for both the men and women begin and on the same day, Monday 27 February. The Women’s Singles Final and the Men’s Singles Final is also the same day, Saturday 3 March.
The 2011 Acapulco Open women’s singles champion was No.4 seed Gisela DULKO who defeated the No.6 seed Aranxta PARRA SANTONJA in the final 6-3, 7-6 (7-5). The 2011 men’s singles champion was No.1 seed David FERRER who defeated the No.3 seed Nicolas ALMAGRO in the final 7-6 (7-4), 6-7 (2-7), 6-2 to win back-to-back titles at Acapulco.
This page was created to make it easier for YOU to find the information that YOU are looking for on OnCourt Advantage. All of the OnCourt Advantage web pages related to Acapulco are listed below and all future 2012 Acapulco Open coverage will be continually updated on this directory page.
- Acapulco 2012 Women’s Singles Draw
- Acapulco 2012 Men’s Singles Draw
- Mexico 2011 Women’s Singles Draw
- Mexico 2011 Men’s Singles Draw
- Mexico 2011 Women’s Schedule of Play
- Mexico 2011 Men’s Schedule of Play
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