1958 French Championships – Men's Singles

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1958 French Championships
Champion   Australia Mervyn Rose
Runner-up   Chile Luis Ayala
Final score   6–3, 6–4, 6–4
Events
Singles   men   women       boys   girls
Doubles   men   women   mixed   boys   girls
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 < 1957 1959 > 

Mervyn Rose defeated Luis Ayala 6–3, 6–4, 6–4 in the final to win the Men's Singles tennis title at the 1958 French Championships.

Seeds[edit]

The seeded players are listed below. Mervyn Rose is the champion; others show the round in which they were eliminated.

  1. Australia Ashley Cooper (Semifinals)
  2. Australia Neale Fraser (Quarterfinals)
  3. Australia Mervyn Rose (Champion)
  4. United States Budge Patty (Fourth round)
  5. Chile Luis Ayala (Final)
  6. Czechoslovakia Jaroslav Drobný (Fourth round)
  7. Belgium Jacques Brichant (Semifinals)
  8. Italy Giuseppe Merlo (Quarterfinals)
  1. United Kingdom Robert Keith Wilson (Second round)
  2. Italy Orlando Sirola (Fourth round)
  3. France Pierre Darmon (Quarterfinals)
  4. Italy Nicola Pietrangeli (Fourth round)
  5. France Robert Haillet (Quarterfinals)
  6. France Paul Remy (Fourth round)
  7. Denmark Kurt Nielsen (Second round)
  8. Spain Andrés Gimeno (Fourth round)

Draw[edit]

Key[edit]

  • Q = Qualifier
  • WC = Wild Card
  • LL = Lucky Loser
  • r. = retired

Finals[edit]

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                                                   
  1  Australia Ashley Cooper 7 6 7 6 6  
8  Italy Giuseppe Merlo 9 2 9 3 2  
  1  Australia Ashley Cooper 11 6 4 2 5  
  5  Chile Luis Ayala 9 4 6 6 7  
13  France Robert Haillet 0 5 4    
  5  Chile Luis Ayala 6 7 6      
    5  Chile Luis Ayala 3 4 4    
  3  Australia Mervyn Rose 6 6 6    
  11  France Pierre Darmon 4 10 3 1    
3  Australia Mervyn Rose 6 8 6 6    
3  Australia Mervyn Rose 10 6 6    
  7  Belgium Jacques Brichant 8 1 3      
7  Belgium Jacques Brichant 5 5 7 6 6
  2  Australia Neale Fraser 7 7 5 0 3  

Earlier rounds[edit]

Section 1[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 
    1  Australia Cooper 3 6 6 6    
     Poland Radzio 6 3 3 0    
      1  Australia Cooper 6 7 6      
       Mexico Palafox 1 5 1      
     Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Keretic 4 4 4    
     Mexico Palafox 6 6 6      
      1  Australia Cooper 7 6 6    
      16  Spain Gimeno 5 1 4    
    16  Spain Gimeno 6 3 8 6    
     France Bresson 0 6 6 1    
      16  Spain Gimeno 7 6 4 6 6
       United Kingdom Knight 9 4 6 4 3  
     United Kingdom Knight 6 6 6    
     Colombia Alvarez 1 1 2      
 

Section 2[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 
    8  Italy Merlo 6 9 6      
     Hungary Ádám-Stolpa 3 7 2      
      8  Italy Merlo 4 6 2 6 6  
       West Germany Bungert 6 1 6 4 3  
     France Renavand 3 2 3    
     West Germany Bungert 6 6 6      
      8  Italy Merlo 3 6 7 6  
       Hungary Jancso 6 1 5 3  
    9  United Kingdom Wilson 3 4 4      
     Hungary Jancso 6 6 6      
       Hungary Jancso 6 6 4 5 6
       India Kumar 0 4 6 7 2  
     Sweden Lundquist          
     India Kumar            
 

Section 3[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 
    4  United States Patty 6 6 6      
     France Destremau 0 2 3      
      4  United States Patty 6 6 6      
       Czechoslovakia Javorský 1 2 3      
     Czechoslovakia Javorský 6 6 6    
     Spain Martínez 2 4 4      
      4  United States Patty 7 5 8 6 5
      13  France Haillet 5 7 10 4 7
    13  France Haillet 6 5 6 7    
     Australia Laver 4 7 3 5    
      13  France Haillet 6 6      
       United Kingdom Pickard 1 0 r      
     West Germany Huber 1 2 3    
     United Kingdom Pickard 6 6 6      
 

Section 4[edit]

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
5 Chile Ayala 6 6 6
Austria Legenstein 0 2 4 5 Chile Ayala 6 6 4 4 6
India Krishnan 6 9 8 India Krishnan 1 3 6 6 3
Chile Aguirre 0 7 6 5 Chile Ayala 6 6 6
United Kingdom Paish 3 3 2 Italy Maggi 3 2 0
Italy Maggi 6 6 6 Italy Maggi 6 6 3 6
United States Perry 1 6 6 6 United States Perry 2 4 6 1
France Perreau-Saussine 6 1 4 2 5 Chile Ayala 6 6 6 6
12 Italy Pietrangeli 12 Italy Pietrangeli 2 1 8 1
Switzerland Blondel 12 Italy Pietrangeli 6 6 6
Chile Achondo Chile Achondo 1 3 3
Denmark Ulrich 12 Italy Pietrangeli 6 1 6 6
Sweden Schmidt Sweden Schmidt 3 6 1 4
Switzerland Froesch Sweden Schmidt 6 6 5 6
Brazil Ribeiro 7 6 2 6 Brazil Ribeiro 4 4 7 4
Poland Piatek 5 1 6 4

Section 5[edit]

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
Chile Rodríguez 6 4 6 8
New Zealand Nicholls 3 6 3 6 Chile Rodríguez 4 1 3
Australia Mark 6 6 6 Australia Mark 6 6 6
France Jalabert 3 4 2 Australia Mark 3 2 5
Cuba Garrido 3 6 4 3 11 France Darmon 6 6 7
United Kingdom Mills 6 2 6 6 United Kingdom Mills 2 0 0
Brazil Fernandes 6 2 3 11 France Darmon 6 6 6
11 France Darmon 3 6 6 11 France Darmon 6 8 1 8
Romania Viziru 6 6 1 2 2 6 Czechoslovakia Drobný 3 6 6 6
Mexico Llamas 4 2 6 6 6 Mexico Llamas 6 6 2 6
France Pilet 6 6 9 France Pilet 4 2 6 2
Poland Licis 2 3 7 Mexico Llamas 6 4 1 2
Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Petrovic 3 0 0 6 Czechoslovakia Drobný 3 6 6 6
South Africa Segal 6 6 6 South Africa Segal 1 1 4
United States Frost 4 0 2 6 Czechoslovakia Drobný 6 6 6
6 Czechoslovakia Drobný 6 6 6

Section 6[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 
     Mexico Osuna 1 4 1      
     Australia Candy 6 6 6      
       Australia Candy 6 5 6 2    
      14  France Remy 3 7 8 6    
     Brazil Barnes 1 1 4    
    14  France Remy 6 6 6      
      14  France Remy 6 4 6 2  
      3  Australia Rose 4 6 8 6  
     France Vaubrun 4 1 4      
     France Molinari 6 6 6      
       France Molinari 10 2 4    
      3  Australia Rose 12 6 6      
     Tunisia Belkhodja 3 4 2    
    3  Australia Rose 6 6 6      
 

Section 7[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 
     Australia Howe 1 4 6      
     France Grinda 6 6 8      
       France Grinda 6 7 6 2 2  
      10  Italy Sirola 4 9 4 6 6  
     France Nys 1 6 3 2  
    10  Italy Sirola 6 2 6 6    
      10  Italy Sirola 4 3 5    
      7  Belgium Brichant 6 6 7    
     Australia Woodcock 6 4 4      
     United States Quillian 4 6 1 r    
       Australia Woodcock 2 3 7 5  
      7  Belgium Brichant 6 6 5 7    
     Denmark Ulrich          
    7  Belgium Brichant            
 

Section 8[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
 
     South Africa Hurry 8 2 2      
     Venezuela Pimentel 10 6 6      
       Venezuela Pimentel 4 6 6 1 4  
       Hungary Gulyás 6 3 4 6 6  
     Hungary Gulyás 6 6 6    
    15  Denmark Nielsen 3 4 4      
       Hungary Gulyás 4 6 0 3  
      2  Australia Fraser 6 1 6 6  
     New Zealand Gerrard 3 4 2      
     Mexico Contreras 6 6 6      
       Mexico Contreras 4 5 4    
      2  Australia Fraser 6 7 6      
     Spain Arilla 4 3 2    
    2  Australia Fraser 6 6 6      
 

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