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1993 French Open

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1993 French Open
Date 24 May - 6 June
Edition 92nd
Category Grand Slam (ITF)
Surface Clay
Location Paris (XVIe), France
Venue Stade Roland Garros
Champions
Men's Singles
23x15px Sergi Bruguera
Women's Singles
23x15px Steffi Graf
Men's Doubles
23x15px Luke Jensen / 23x15px Murphy Jensen
Women's Doubles
23x15px Gigi Fernández / 23x15px Natalia Zvereva
Mixed Doubles
23x15px Eugenia Maniokova / 23x15px Andrei Olhovskiy
French Open
 < 1992 1994 > 

The 1993 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 24 May until 6 June. It was the 92nd staging of the French Open, and the second Grand Slam tennis event of 1993.

Seniors

Men's singles

23x15px Sergi Bruguera defeated 23x15px Jim Courier, 6–4, 2–6, 6–2, 3–6, 6–3

  • It was Bruguera's 2nd title of the year, and his 8th overall. It was his 1st career Grand Slam title. Bruguera notably defeated the top two seeds (Pete Sampras and Courier) on his way to the title—the last male player to do so in any Grand Slam event until Stanislas Wawrinka did so at the 2014 Australian Open.[1]

Women's singles

23x15px Steffi Graf defeated 23x15px Mary Joe Fernandez, 4–6, 6–2, 6–4

  • It was Graf's 4th title of the year, and her 73rd overall. It was her 12th career Grand Slam title, and her 3rd French Open title.

Men's doubles

23x15px Luke Jensen / 23x15px Murphy Jensen defeated 23x15px Marc-Kevin Goellner / 23x15px David Prinosil, 6–4, 6–7, 6–4

Women's doubles

23x15px Gigi Fernández / 23x15px Natalia Zvereva defeated 23x15px Larisa Savchenko Neiland / 23x15px Jana Novotná, 6–3, 7–5

Mixed doubles

23x15px Eugenia Maniokova / 23x15px Andrei Olhovskiy defeated 23x15px Elna Reinach / 23x15px Danie Visser, 6–2, 4–6, 6–4

Juniors

Boys' singles

23x15px Roberto Carretero defeated 23x15px Albert Costa,[2] 6–0, 7–6

Girls' singles

23x16px Martina Hingis[3] defeated 23x15px Laurence Courtois, 7–5, 7–5

Boys' doubles

23x15px Steven Downs / 23x15px James Greenhalgh defeated 23x15px Neville Godwin / 23x15px Gareth Williams, 6–1, 6–1

Girls' doubles

23x15px Laurence Courtois / 23x15px Nancy Feber defeated 23x15px Lara Bitter / 23x15px Maaike Koutstaal, 3–6, 6–1, 6–3

Prize money

Event W F SF QF 4R 3R 2R 1R
Singles [4] Men FF2,920,000 FF1,460,000 FF730,000 FF385,000 FF206,200 FF119,000 FF73,000 FF43,600
Women FF2,700,000 FF1,350,000 FF675,000 FF340,000 FF176,000 FF98,000 FF57,750 FF36,500

Total prize money for the event was FF45,164,000.

References

  1. ^ Garber, Greg (January 26, 2014). "Stan Wawrinka's crowning moment". ESPN.com. Retrieved January 26, 2014. 
  2. ^ Costa won the 2002 men's singles title.
  3. ^ Hingis reached the 1997 and 1999 singles finals, but lost on both occasions. She also reached the doubles finals in 1998 and 2000, eventually won in both occasions.
  4. ^ John Barrett, ed. (1994). World of Tennis. London: Queen Anne Press. p. 75. ISBN 978-0-00-218456-4. 

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Preceded by
1993 Australian Open
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1993 Wimbledon Championships