Numerous attendance records were set as 14 of 16 total sessions at the Western & Southern Open were sold out, leading to a record total of 199,217 fans to attend the 2015 tournament.
Five attendance records were set during the tournament:
Weekly total: 199,217
Single day: 26,338 (set Thursday)
Single session attendance & Day session attendance: 14,380 (set Tuesday)
Night session: 12,557 (set Thursday)
Over the course of the week, 14 of 16 sessions drew a record attendance for that particular session.
"It's amazing to watch record-breaking crowds come in each day," said Tournament Director and COO Vince Cicero. "The event grows each year as more casual fans are attracted by the variety of entertainment we offer around the grounds to complement the world class tennis on the court. Fans coming from every state and all over the world to make this a marquee event on the tennis calendar."
The 2016 Western & Southern Open will be held August 13-21.
Tickets for the 2016 tournament will go on sale early next year. Fans can sign up now for email alerts about the on-sale dates by visiting www.wsopen.com.