2019 Citi Open Breaks All Records

August 5, 2019

Citi presented a $50,000 check to the Washington Tennis & Education Foundation from funds raised on the grounds during this year’s tournament.

Tennis Star, 15, Stuns at Citi Open

July 29, 2019

Record crowds arrived on center court at Rock Creek Park Tennis Center to watch stunning wins in two qualifying matches by 15-year-old Cori “Coco” Gauff.

Mark Ein Is Serving Top Tennis in D.C. 

July 24, 2019

“We are raising the level of every event and experience,” Mark Ein — now the manager of the 50-year-old Citi Open tennis tournament — told The Georgetowner in an exclusive […]

Next Generation on Display at Citi Open (photos)

August 6, 2018

The men’s final between Alexander Zverev and Alex de Minaur was the youngest pairing at an ATP finals since the 2007 BNP Paribas Open (Nadal vs. Djokovic).

Weekend Round Up August 2, 2018

August 1, 2018

“La donna è mobile” — just ask the Duke of Mantua at Wolf Trap Opera’s “Rigoletto” or Sarah Fraser at her live podcast taping on Friday. On Sunday: the Citi Open finals and Signature Theatre’s open house.

Courtside at the Citi Open (photos)

August 3, 2017

At its halfway point, the 2017 Citi Open has lived up to its billing with one of its strongest fields, competitive matches and plenty of first-round upsets and near-upsets.

Weekend Round Up August 3, 2017


Korean artists, a French film, a puppet singalong and a theatrical smorgasbord are among the choices for those who aren’t bingeing on tennis this weekend.

Promising Citi Open Begins on a Rainy Saturday

July 31, 2017

The Citi Open started under rainy skies Saturday, but all of the matches were made up under clear skies on Sunday. The tennis tournament is now on schedule.