The 2023 Mesa Open was a pickleball tournament held in Mesa, Arizona, from March 29-April 2, 2023. Hunter Johnson and Salome Devidze won the men's and women's pro singles titles, respectively.
In the men's pro singles final, Hunter Johnson defeated Eduardo Irizarry to earn his third men's singles title of 2023. In the women's pro singles final, Salome Devidze defeated Megan Fudge to win her first gold medal of 2023. Todd and Jardim won their third consecutive women's pro doubles gold medal, while Daescu and Teoni won the men's pro doubles gold medals - marking Teoni's first career gold medal and Daescu's third-straight men's doubles title. Daescu and Barr the mixed pro doubles title to conclude the tournament - awarding Barr her first gold medal of 2023.
The 2023 Mesa Open was a major success, with a record number of players participating and a high level of competition. The tournament was a great showcase for the growth of pickleball in the United States.
Here is a summary of the gold medal winners in each division:
Men's pro singles: Hunter Johnson
Women's pro singles: Salome Devidze
Men's pro doubles: Andrei Daescu and Pesa Teoni
Women's pro doubles: Parris Todd and Simone Jardim
Mixed pro doubles: Andrei Daescu and Susannah Barr