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1988 French Open

1988 French Open
Date 23 May - 5 June
Edition 87th
Category Grand Slam (ITF)
Surface Clay
Location Paris (XVIe), France
Venue Stade Roland Garros
Men's Singles
23x15px Mats Wilander
Women's Singles
23x15px Steffi Graf
Men's Doubles
23x15px Andrés Gómez / 23x15px Emilio Sánchez Vicario
Women's Doubles
23x15px Martina Navratilova / 23x15px Pam Shriver
Mixed Doubles
23x15px Lori McNeil / 23x15px Jorge Lozano
French Open
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The 1988 French Open was a tennis tournament that took place on the outdoor clay courts at the Stade Roland Garros in Paris, France. The tournament was held from 23 May until 5 June. It was the 87th staging of the French Open, and the second Grand Slam tennis event of 1988.


Men's singles

23x15px Mats Wilander defeated 23x15px Henri Leconte, 7–5, 6–2, 6–1

  • It was Wilander's 6th career Grand Slam title, and his 3rd (and last) French Open title.

Women's singles

23x15px Steffi Graf defeated 23x15px Natalia Zvereva, 6–0, 6–0

  • This was the shortest women's singles Grand Slam final in the Open Era; Graf won the match in 34[1] [2] [3]minutes.
  • It was Graf's 3rd career Grand Slam title, and her 2nd (consecutive) French Open title.

Men's doubles

23x15px Andrés Gómez / 23x15px Emilio Sánchez Vicario defeated 23x15px John Fitzgerald / 23x15px Anders Järryd, 6–3, 6–7, 6–4, 6–3

Women's doubles

23x15px Martina Navrátilová / 23x15px Pam Shriver defeated 23x15px Claudia Kohde-Kilsch / 23x15px Helena Suková, 6–2, 7–5

Mixed doubles

23x15px Lori McNeil / 23x15px Jorge Lozano defeated 23x15px Brenda Schultz-McCarthy / 23x15px Michiel Schapers, 7–5, 6–2


Boys' singles

23x15px Nicolas Pereira defeated 23x15px Magnus Larsson, 7–6, 6–3

Girls' singles

23x15px Julie Halard defeated 23x15px Andrea Farley, 6–2, 4–6, 7–5

Boys' doubles

23x15px Jason Stoltenberg / 23x15px Todd Woodbridge defeated 23x15px Cristiano Caratti / 23x15px Goran Ivanišević, 7–6, 7–5

Girls' doubles

23x15px Alexia Dechaume / 23x15px Emmanuelle Derly defeated 23x15px Julie Halard / 23x15px Maider Laval, 6–4, 3–6, 6–3

Prize money

Event W F SF QF 4R 3R 2R 1R
Singles [4] Men FF1,500,240 FF750,120 FF375,060 FF190,030 FF100,019 FF56,009 FF33,015 FF20,123
Women FF1,436,390 FF731,700 FF362,440 FF183,450 FF89,850 FF46,330 FF24,540 FF12,750

Total prize money for the event was FF20,963,950.


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Preceded by
1988 Australian Open
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1988 Wimbledon Championships