About the Tournament

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Event Singles Doubles
Men's
Defending Champion  Novak Djokovic
Draw  128 competitors, 16 qualifiers and 8 wildcards
Format   Best of five sets
Defending Champions  Ivan Dodig and Filip Polášek
Draw  64 pairs and 7 wildcards
Format  Best of three sets
Women's
Defending Champion  Naomi Osaka
Draw  128 competitors, 16 qualifiers, and 8 wildcards
Format  Best of 3 sets
Defending Champions  Elise Mertens and Aryna Sabalenka
Draw  64 pairs and 7 wildcards
Format  Best of three sets
Junior boys
Defending Champion  Harold Mayot
Draw  64 competitors, 8 qualifiers, and 8 wildcards
Format  Best of 3 sets
Defending Champions  Nicholas David Ionel and Leandro Riedi
Draw  32 pairs and 4 wildcards
Format  Best of 3 sets
Junior girls
Defending Champion  Victoria Jimenez Kasintseva
Draw  64 competitors, 8 qualifiers, and 8 wildcards
Format  Best of 3 sets
Defending Champions  Alexandra Eala and Priska Madelyn Nugroho
Draw  32 pairs and 4 wildcards
Format  Best of 3 sets
Mixed
   
   
   
Defending Champions  Barbora Krejčíková and Rajeev Ram
Draw  32 pairs and 7 wildcards
Format  Best of 3 sets
Men's wheelchair
Defending Champion  Joachim Gérard
Draw  8 competitors,  1 wildcard
Format  Best of 3 sets
Defending Champions  Alfie Hewett and Gordon Reid
Draw  4 pairs 
Format  Best of 3 sets
Women's wheelchair
Defending Champion  Diede de Groot
Draw  8 competitors, 1 wildcard
Format  Best of 3 sets
Defending Champions  Diede de Groot and Aniek van Koot
Draw  4 pairs
Format  Best of 3 sets
Quad's wheelchair
Defending Champion  Dylan Alcott
Draw  4 competitors, 1 wildcard
Format  Best of 3 sets
Defending Champions  Dylan Alcott and Heath Davidson
Draw  2 pairs
Format  Best of 3 sets
Men's legends
   
   
   
Defending Champions  Tommy Haas and Mark Philippoussis
Draw  8 pairs
Format  Best of 3 sets
Women's legends
   
   
   
Defending Champions  Daniela Hantuchova and Martina Navratilova
Draw  4 pairs
Format  Best of 3 sets

Australian Open 2022 Prize Money

Singles

Men's and Women's - Per player - 128 draw  
Winner $2,875,000
Runner-up $1,575,000
Semi-Finalists $895,000
Quarter-Finalists $538,500
Round of 16 $328,000
Round of 32 $221,000
Round of 64 $154,000
First Round $103,000
TOTAL SINGLES $26,074,000

 

Qualifying Singles

Men's and Women's - Per player - 128 draw  
Round of 32 $53,500
Round of 64 $35,500
First Round $25,250
TOTAL QUALIFYING SINGLES $3,608,000

 

Doubles

Men's and Women's - Per player - 64 draw  
Winner $675,000
Runner-up $360,000
Semi-Finalists $205,000
Quarter-Finalists $113,000
Round of 16 $65,250
Round of 32 $45,100
First Round $30,050
TOTAL DOUBLES $4,102,200

 

Mixed Doubles

Per player - 32 draw  
Winner $154,500
Runner-up $87,550
Semi-Finalists $46,350
Quarter-Finalists $24,750
Round of 16 $12,350
First Round $6,450
TOTAL MIXED DOUBLES $635,750

 

*All prize money amounts are in Australian dollars.

Australian Open courts

Rod Laver
Arena

Margaret Court
Arena

John Cain Arena

John Cain
Arena

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