1984 Grand Prix (tennis)

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1984 Grand Prix circuit
McEnroe won over $2M in prize money
McEnroe won over $2M in prize money
Details
Duration January 10 – December 17
Edition 15th
Tournaments 68
Categories Grand Slam (4)
Super Series
Open Week Series
Regular Series
Team Events (2)
Achievements
Most tournament titles United States John McEnroe (14)
Most tournament finals United States John McEnroe (15)
Prize money leader United States John McEnroe ($2,026,109)
Points leader United States John McEnroe (3393)
Awards
Player of the year United States John McEnroe
Most improved player of the year Not given
Newcomer of the year United States Bob Green
Comeback player of the year Not given
1983
1985

The 1984 Volvo Grand Prix was a professional tennis circuit held that year. It incorporated the four Grand Slam tournaments, the Grand Prix tournaments and two team events (World Team Cup, Davis Cup).

Schedule[edit]

The table below shows the 1984 Volvo Grand Prix schedule (a forerunner of the ATP Tour).

Key
Grand Slam tournaments
Year End Championship
Super Series
Regular Series
Team events

January[edit]

Week of Tournament Champion Runner-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
23 January
30 January
U.S. Pro Indoor
Philadelphia, USA
Carpet – $300,000 – S48/D24
United States John McEnroe
6–3, 3–6, 6–3, 7–6
Czechoslovakia Ivan Lendl France Yannick Noah
Poland Wojtek Fibak
United States Brad Gilbert
United States Eliot Teltscher
United States Jimmy Arias
Czechoslovakia Tomáš Šmíd
United States John McEnroe
United States Peter Fleming

6–2, 6–3
France Henri Leconte
France Yannick Noah

February[edit]

Week of Tournament Champion Runner-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
6 February Volvo U.S. National Indoor
Memphis, USA
Carpet – $250,000 – S48/D24
United States Jimmy Connors
6–3, 4–6, 7–5
France Henri Leconte United States Ben Testerman
United States Eliot Teltscher
United States Fritz Buehning
United States Tim Mayotte
United States Jimmy Arias
Poland Wojtek Fibak
United States Fritz Buehning
United States Peter Fleming

6–3, 6–0
Switzerland Heinz Günthardt
Czechoslovakia Tomáš Šmíd
13 February Congoleum Classic
La Quinta, California, USA
Carpet – $200,000 – S56/D28
United States Jimmy Connors
6–2, 6–7, 6–3
France Yannick Noah Spain José Higueras
United States Jimmy Arias
United States Tim Mayotte
United States Scott Davis
Israel Schlomo Glickstein
United States Eliot Teltscher
South Africa Bernie Mitton
United States Butch Walts

5–7, 6–3, 6–2
United States Scott Davis
United States Ferdi Taygan
20 February Davis Cup First Round
Perth, Australia – Grass
Telford, England – Carpet (i)
Stuttgart, West Germany – Carpet (i)
Bucharest, Romania – Carpet (i)
Hradec Králové, Czechoslovakia – Carpet
New Delhi, India – Grass
Christchurch, New Zealand – Grass
Norrköping, Sweden – Carpet (i)
First Round Winners
 Australia 5–0
 Italy 3–2
 Argentina 4–1
 United States 5–0
 Czechoslovakia 5–0
 France 4–1
 Paraguay 3–2
 Sweden 4–1
First Round Losers
 Yugoslavia
 Great Britain
 West Germany
 Romania
 Denmark
 India
 New Zealand
 Ecuador
27 February Madrid Tennis Grand Prix
Madrid, Spain
Carpet – $200,00 – S56/D28
United States John McEnroe
6–0, 6–4, 7–6
Czechoslovakia Tomáš Šmíd South Africa Kevin Curren
United States Vitas Gerulaitis
United States Bill Scanlon
Sweden Anders Järryd
Ecuador Andrés Gómez
United States Tom Gullikson
United States Peter Fleming
United States John McEnroe

6–2, 6–3
United States Fritz Buehning
United States Ferdi Taygan

March[edit]

Week of Tournament Champion Runner-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
5 March Brussels Indoor
Brussels, Belgium
Carpet – $250,000 – S32/D16
United States John McEnroe
6–1, 6–3
Czechoslovakia Ivan Lendl Czechoslovakia Tomáš Šmíd
Sweden Thomas Högstedt
United States Gene Mayer
Sweden Henrik Sundström
Belgium Bernard Boileau
United States Johan Kriek
United States Tim Gullikson
United States Tom Gullikson

6–4, 6–7, 7–6
South Africa Kevin Curren
United States Steve Denton
12 March Lorraine Open
Metz, France
Carpet – $75,000 – S32/D16
India Ramesh Krishnan
6–3, 6–3
Sweden Jan Gunnarsson United States Mark Dickson
Czechoslovakia Miloslav Mečíř
Australia Brad Drewett
United States Mike De Palmer
Romania Ilie Năstase
Hungary Balázs Taróczy
South Africa Eddie Edwards
South Africa Danie Visser

3–6, 6–4, 6–2
Australia Wayne Hampson
Australia Wally Masur
ABN World Tennis Tournament
Rotterdam, Netherlands
Carpet – $250,000 – S32/D16
Czechoslovakia Ivan Lendl United States Jimmy Connors Sweden Stefan Edberg
Sweden Anders Järryd
United States Mel Purcell
United States Eliot Teltscher
South Africa Kevin Curren
United States Gene Mayer
South Africa Kevin Curren
Poland Wojtek Fibak

6–4, 6–4
United States Fritz Buehning
United States Ferdi Taygan
19 March Cuore Tennis Cup
Milan, Italy
Carpet – $350,000 – S32/D16
Sweden Stefan Edberg
6–4, 6–2
Sweden Mats Wilander United States Vitas Gerulaitis
Australia Brad Drewett
France Henri Leconte
Australia John Fitzgerald
Switzerland Jakob Hlasek
South Africa Kevin Curren
Czechoslovakia Pavel Složil
Czechoslovakia Tomáš Šmíd

6–4, 6–3
South Africa Kevin Curren
United States Steve Denton
26 March Boca West, Florida, USA
Hard
United States Jimmy Connors
7–5, 6–4
United States Johan Kriek United States Jimmy Arias
France Yannick Noah
United States Sammy Giammalva
United States Mel Purcell
United States Tony Giammalva
United States Scott Davis
Australia Mark Edmondson
United States Sherwood Stewart

4–6, 6–1, 6–4
United States David Dowlen
Nigeria Nduka Odizor

April[edit]

Week of Tournament Champion Runner-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
2 April Bari, Italy
Clay
Sweden Henrik Sundström
7–6, 6–4
Chile Pedro Rebolledo Spain Emilio Sánchez
United States Marcel Freeman
West Germany Andreas Maurer
Spain Juan Avendaño
Spain Gabriel Urpi
Czechoslovakia Libor Pimek
Czechoslovakia Stanislav Birner
Czechoslovakia Libor Pimek

2–6, 7–6, 6–4
United States Marcel Freeman
United States Tim Wilkison
9 April Luxembourg
Carpet
Czechoslovakia Ivan Lendl
6–4, 6–4
Czechoslovakia Tomáš Šmíd United States Gene Mayer
United States Mike Bauer
Brazil João Soares
Sweden Anders Järryd
West Germany Eric Jelen
United States Steve Denton
Sweden Anders Järryd
Czechoslovakia Tomáš Šmíd

6–3, 7–5
Australia Mark Edmondson
United States Sherwood Stewart
Nice, France
Clay
Ecuador Andrés Gómez
6–1, 6–4
Sweden Henrik Sundström Sweden Joakim Nyström
Argentina Roberto Argüello
France Dominique Bedel
Spain Emilio Sánchez
Spain Juan Aguilera
United States Van Winitsky
Sweden Jan Gunnarsson
Denmark Michael Mortensen

6–1, 7–5
Chile Hans Gildemeister
Ecuador Andrés Gómez
16 April 1984 Monte Carlo Open
Monte Carlo, Monaco
Clay
Sweden Henrik Sundström
6–3, 7–5, 6–2
Sweden Mats Wilander United States Jimmy Arias
France Yannick Noah
Czechoslovakia Ivan Lendl
United States Scott Davis
Ecuador Andrés Gómez
Argentina Guillermo Vilas
Australia Mark Edmondson
United States Sherwood Stewart

6–2, 6–1
Sweden Jan Gunnarsson
Sweden Mats Wilander
23 April Aix-en-Provence, France
Clay
Spain Juan Aguilera
6–4, 7–5
Spain Fernando Luna Australia Paul McNamee
France Trevor Allan
Argentina José Luis Clerc
Australia Pat Cash
Sweden Joakim Nyström
Uruguay Diego Pérez
Australia Pat Cash
Australia Paul McNamee

4–6, 6–3, 6–4
New Zealand Chris Lewis
Australia Wally Masur

May[edit]

Week of Tournament Champion Runner-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
7 May Hamburg, Germany
Clay
Spain Juan Aguilera
6–4, 2–6, 2–6, 6–4, 6–4
Sweden Henrik Sundström Sweden Mats Wilander
Argentina Guillermo Vilas
Czechoslovakia Libor Pimek
Ecuador Andrés Gómez
United States Gene Mayer
France Yannick Noah
Sweden Stefan Edberg
Sweden Anders Järryd

6–3, 6–1
Switzerland Heinz Günthardt
Hungary Balázs Taróczy
Florence, Italy
Clay
Italy Francesco Cancellotti
6–1, 6–4
United States Jimmy Brown Italy Gianni Ocleppo
France Tarik Benhabiles
Spain David de Miguel-Lapiedra
United States Mark Dickson
Switzerland Claudio Mezzadri
Sweden Stefan Simonsson
United States Mark Dickson
United States Chip Hooper

7–6, 4–6, 7–5
South Africa Bernie Mitton
United States Butch Walts
14 May BMW Open
Munich, Germany
Clay
Czechoslovakia Libor Pimek
6–4, 4–6, 7–6, 6–4
United States Gene Mayer Australia John Frawley
West Germany Michael Westphal
West Germany Jaromir Becka
Switzerland Zoltan Kuharszky
United States Chip Hooper
South Africa Bernie Mitton
West Germany Boris Becker
Poland Wojtek Fibak

6–4, 4–6, 6–1
United States Eric Fromm
Romania Florin Segărceanu
Italian Open
Rome, Italy
Clay
Ecuador Andrés Gómez
2–6, 6–1, 6–2, 6–2
United States Aaron Krickstein Uruguay Diego Pérez
Argentina José Luis Clerc
Italy Francesco Cancellotti
United States Mark Dickson
Peru Pablo Arraya
Italy Claudio Panatta
United States Ken Flach
United States Robert Seguso

3–6, 6–3, 6–4
Australia John Alexander
United States Mike Leach
21 May World Team Cup
Düsseldorf, Germany
Clay
 United States
2-1
 Czechoslovakia
28 May
4 June
French Open
Paris, France
Clay
Czechoslovakia Ivan Lendl
3–6, 2–6, 6–4, 7–5, 7–5
United States John McEnroe United States Jimmy Connors
Sweden Mats Wilander
United States Jimmy Arias
Sweden Henrik Sundström
France Yannick Noah
Ecuador Andrés Gómez
France Henri Leconte
France Yannick Noah

6–4, 2–6, 3–6, 6–3, 6–2
Czechoslovakia Pavel Složil
Czechoslovakia Tomáš Šmíd

June[edit]

Week of Tournament Champion Runner-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
11 June Queen's Club Championships
London, England
Grass
United States John McEnroe
6–1, 3–6, 6–2
United States Leif Shiras United States Jimmy Connors
United States Rodney Harmon
South Africa Danie Visser
United States Tim Mayotte
New Zealand Russell Simpson
France Guy Forget
Australia Pat Cash
Australia Paul McNamee

6–4, 6–3
South Africa Bernie Mitton
United States Butch Walts
18 June Bristol Open
Bristol, England
Grass
United States Johan Kriek
6–7, 7–6, 6–4
United States Brian Teacher Nigeria Nduka Odizor
United States Lloyd Bourne
United States Tim Gullikson
United States Jeff Turpin
Australia John Alexander
United States Marty Davis
United States Larry Stefanki
United States Robert Van't Hof

6–4, 5–7, 9–7
Australia John Alexander
Australia John Fitzgerald
25 June
2 July
Wimbledon
London, England
Grass
United States John McEnroe
6–1, 6–1, 6–2
United States Jimmy Connors Australia Pat Cash
Czechoslovakia Ivan Lendl
United States John Sadri
Ecuador Andrés Gómez
United States Paul Annacone
Czechoslovakia Tomáš Šmíd
United States Peter Fleming
United States John McEnroe

6–2, 5–7, 6–2, 3–6, 6–3
Australia Pat Cash
Australia Paul McNamee
United Kingdom John Lloyd
Australia Wendy Turnbull

6–3, 6–3
United States Steve Denton
United States Kathy Jordan

July[edit]

Week of Tournament Champion Runner-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
9 July Gstaad, Switzerland
Clay – $100,000 – S32/D16
Sweden Joakim Nyström
6–4, 6–2
United States Brian Teacher France Trevor Allan
Spain José Higueras
Switzerland Heinz Günthardt
United States Steve Meister
Poland Wojtek Fibak
United States Lloyd Bourne
Switzerland Heinz Günthardt
Switzerland Markus Günthardt

6–4, 3–6, 7–6
Brazil Givaldo Barbosa
Brazil João Soares
Newport, Rhode Island, USA
Grass – $100,000 – S32/D16
India Vijay Amritraj
3–6, 6–4, 6–4
United States Tim Mayotte United States John Sadri
United States Leif Shiras
Australia Brad Drewett
United States Paul Annacone
United States Tom Gullikson
United States Matt Mitchell
Australia David Graham
Australia Laurie Warder

6–4, 7–6
United States Ken Flach
United States Robert Seguso
Davis Cup Quarterfinals
Brisbane, Australia – Grass
Atlanta, GA, United States – Carpet (i)
Hradec Králové, Czechoslovakia – Carpet
Båstad, Sweden – Clay
Quarterfinal Winners
 Australia 5–0
 United States 5–0
 Czechoslovakia 3–2
 Sweden 4–1
Quarterfinal Losers
 Italy
 Argentina
 France
 Paraguay
16 July Stuttgart Outdoor
Stuttgart, Germany
Clay – $100,000 – S32/D16
France Henri Leconte
7–6, 6–0, 1–6, 6–1
United States Gene Mayer United States Eliot Teltscher
Czechoslovakia Tomáš Šmíd
United States Brian Teacher
Switzerland Zoltan Kuharszky
New Zealand Chris Lewis
Spain José Higueras
United States Gene Mayer
West Germany Andreas Maurer
7–6, 6–4
United States Fritz Buehning
United States Ferdi Taygan
Swedish Open
Båstad, Sweden
Clay – $75,000 – S32/D16
Sweden Henrik Sundström
3–6, 7–5, 6–3
Sweden Anders Järryd Sweden Stefan Edberg
Sweden Joakim Nyström
Sweden Jan Gunnarsson
West Germany Hans-Dieter Beutel
Netherlands Michiel Schapers
Czechoslovakia Jaroslav Navrátil
Sweden Jan Gunnarsson
Denmark Michael Mortensen

6–0, 6–0
Spain Juan Avendaño
Brazil Fernando Roese
Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Clay – $200,000 – S64/D32
United States Aaron Krickstein
7–6, 3–6, 6–4
Argentina José Luis Clerc Czechoslovakia Pavel Složil
Ecuador Andrés Gómez
United States Jimmy Arias
Australia John Alexander
United States Mike Leach
Argentina Guillermo Vilas
United States Ken Flach
United States Robert Seguso

6–4, 6–4
United States Gary Donnelly
United States Ernie Fernandez
23 July Washington, D.C., USA
Clay – $200,000 – S56/D28
Ecuador Andrés Gómez
6–2, 6–2
United States Aaron Krickstein France Thierry Tulasne
Argentina Guillermo Vilas
United States Dan Goldie
Uruguay Diego Pérez
Peru Pablo Arraya
United States Mel Purcell
Czechoslovakia Pavel Složil
United States Ferdi Taygan

7–6, 6–1
United States Drew Gitlin
United States Blaine Willenborg
Dutch Open
Hilversum, Netherlands
Clay – $75,000 – S32/D16
Sweden Anders Järryd
6–2, 6–2, 2–6, 6–2
Czechoslovakia Tomáš Šmíd Argentina Carlos Castellan
Belgium Bernard Boileau
West Germany Damir Keretić
Czechoslovakia Stanislav Birner
United Kingdom Jonathan Smith
Sweden Kent Carlsson
Sweden Anders Järryd
Czechoslovakia Tomáš Šmíd

6–4, 5–7, 7–6
Australia Broderick Dyke
Australia Michael Fancutt
Kitzbühel, Austria
Clay – $100,000 – S48/24
Spain José Higueras
7–5, 3–6, 6–1
Paraguay Víctor Pecci France Henri Leconte
United States Brian Teacher
Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Slobodan Živojinović
United Kingdom Colin Dowdeswell
Ecuador Raul Viver
Australia Kim Warwick
France Henri Leconte
France Pascal Portes

2–6, 7–6, 7–6
United Kingdom Colin Dowdeswell
Poland Wojtek Fibak
30 July Livingston Open
Livingston, New Jersey, USA
Hard – $75,000 – S32/D16
United States Johan Kriek
6–2, 6–4
West Germany Michael Westphal United States Bob Green
United States Vincent Van Patten
United States Leif Shiras
United States Sammy Giammalva
United States Mike De Palmer
United States Dan Cassidy
United States Scott Davis
United States Ben Testerman

6–4, 6–4
United States Paul Annacone
Canada Glenn Michibata
Volvo International
North Conway, New Hampshire,
Clay – $200,000 – S64/D32
Sweden Joakim Nyström
6–2, 7–5
United States Tim Wilkison Spain Juan Aguilera
Paraguay Víctor Pecci
Ecuador Andrés Gómez
Italy Francesco Cancellotti
United States Jay Lapidus
United States Blaine Willenborg
United States Brian Gottfried
Czechoslovakia Tomáš Šmíd

6–4, 6–2
Brazil Cassio Motta
United States Blaine Willenborg

August[edit]

Week of Tournament Champion Runner-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
6 August Olympics
Los Angeles, USA
Hard
Sweden Stefan Edberg
6–1, 7–6(8–6)
Mexico Francisco Maciel United States Jimmy Arias
Italy Paolo Canè
West Germany Michael Westphal
France Guy Forget
Switzerland Jakob Hlasek
Australia Simon Youl
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Hard
United States Terry Moor
3–6, 7–6, 6–2
United States Marty Davis United States Matt Mitchell
United States Jeff Klaparda
United States David Dowlen
United States David Pate
United States Greg Holmes
United States Mike De Palmer
Paraguay Francisco González
United States Matt Mitchell

7–6, 7–5
United States Scott Davis
United States Chris Dunk
US Clay Court Championships
Indianapolis, Indiana
Clay
Ecuador Andrés Gómez
6–0, 7–6
Hungary Balázs Taróczy Switzerland Heinz Günthardt
Czechoslovakia Libor Pimek
Peru Pablo Arraya
France Thierry Tulasne
Chile Hans Gildemeister
Argentina Martín Jaite
United States Ken Flach
United States Robert Seguso

7–6, 7–5
Switzerland Heinz Günthardt
Hungary Balázs Taróczy
13 August Columbus, Ohio, USA
Hard
United States Brad Gilbert
6–3, 2–6, 6–3
United States Hank Pfister United States Vincent Van Patten
Czechoslovakia Libor Pimek
United States Terry Moor
South Africa Danie Visser
United States Sammy Giammalva
United States Brian Teacher
United States Gene Mayer
United States Stan Smith

6–4, 6–7, 7–5
United States Bud Cox
United States Terry Moor
Canadian Open
Toronto, Canada
Hard
United States John McEnroe
6–0 6–3
United States Vitas Gerulaitis South Africa Kevin Curren
United States Jimmy Connors
United States Scott McCain
United States Jimmy Arias
United States Eliot Teltscher
United States Peter Fleming
United States Peter Fleming
United States John McEnroe

6–4, 6–2
Australia John Fitzgerald
Australia Kim Warwick
20 August Cincinnati Open
Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Hard
Sweden Mats Wilander
7–6, 6–3
Sweden Anders Järryd Sweden Joakim Nyström
United States Jimmy Connors
Australia Paul McNamee
United States Dan Cassidy
United States John Sadri
Sweden Stefan Edberg
Paraguay Francisco González
United States Matt Mitchell

4–6, 6–3, 7–6
United States Gene Mayer
Hungary Balázs Taróczy
28 August US Open
Flushing Meadow, New York, USA
Hard
United States John McEnroe
6–3, 6–4, 6–1
Czechoslovakia Ivan Lendl United States Jimmy Connors
Australia Pat Cash
United States Gene Mayer
United Kingdom John Lloyd
Sweden Mats Wilander
Ecuador Andrés Gómez
Australia John Fitzgerald
Czechoslovakia Tomáš Šmíd

7–6, 6–3, 6–3
Sweden Stefan Edberg
Sweden Anders Järryd
United States Tom Gullikson
Bulgaria Manuela Maleeva

2–6, 7–5, 6–4
Australia John Fitzgerald
Australia Liz Smylie

September[edit]

Week of Tournament Champion Runner-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
9 September Los Angeles, USA
Hard
United States Jimmy Connors
6–4, 4–6, 6–4
United States Eliot Teltscher India Ramesh Krishnan
United States Dan Goldie
United States David Pate
United States Peter Fleming
United States Bruce Manson
Australia John Frawley
United States Ken Flach
United States Robert Seguso

4–6, 6–4, 6–3
Poland Wojtek Fibak
United States Gene Mayer
Palermo, Italy
Clay
Italy Francesco Cancellotti
6–0, 6–3
Czechoslovakia Miloslav Mečíř Argentina Roberto Argüello
Czechoslovakia Tomáš Šmíd
Uruguay Diego Pérez
Denmark Peter Bastiansen
Spain Jordi Arrese
Italy Luca Bottazzi
Czechoslovakia Tomáš Šmíd
United States Blaine Willenborg

6–7, 6–3, 6–0
Italy Claudio Panatta
Sweden Henrik Sundström
Tel Aviv Open
Tel Aviv Ramat Hasharon, Israel
Hard
United States Aaron Krickstein
6–4, 6–1
Israel Shahar Perkiss United States Bob Green
Israel Amos Mansdorf
Switzerland Jakob Hlasek
Israel Shlomo Glickstein
United States Brian Levine
United States Marc Flur
Australia Peter Doohan
United States Brian Levine

6–3, 6–4
United Kingdom Colin Dowdeswell
Switzerland Jakob Hlasek
17 September San Francisco, California, USA
Carpet
United States John McEnroe
6–4, 6–4
United States Brad Gilbert United States Eliot Teltscher
United States Terry Moor
United Kingdom John Lloyd
South Africa Kevin Curren
Sweden Thomas Högstedt
United States Bill Scanlon
United States Peter Fleming
United States John McEnroe

6–3, 6–4
United States Mike De Palmer
United States Sammy Giammalva
Bordeaux Open
Bordeaux, France
Clay
Spain José Higueras
7–6, 6–1
Italy Francesco Cancellotti United States Jimmy Brown
Paraguay Víctor Pecci
Czechoslovakia Miloslav Mečíř
Czechoslovakia Pavel Složil
France Guy Forget
Sweden Joakim Nyström
Czechoslovakia Pavel Složil
United States Blaine Willenborg

6–1, 6–4
France Loïc Courteau
France Guy Forget
Geneva Open
Geneva, Switzerland
Clay
United States Aaron Krickstein
6–7, 6–1, 6–4
Sweden Henrik Sundström Argentina Alejandro Ganzábal
Czechoslovakia Libor Pimek
Sweden Mats Wilander
Czechoslovakia Tomáš Šmíd
Spain Juan Aguilera
West Germany Damir Keretić
Denmark Michael Mortensen
Sweden Mats Wilander

6–1, 4–6, 7–5
Czechoslovakia Libor Pimek
Tomáš Šmíd
24 September Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
Carpet
United States Marty Davis
6–1, 6–2
United States David Pate United States Greg Holmes
United States John Sadri
United States Paul Annacone
United States Sammy Giammalva
United States Brad Gilbert
United States Mark Dickson
United States Gary Donnelly
United States Butch Walts

7–6, 6–4
United States Mark Dickson
United States Mike Leach
Davis Cup Semifinals
Portland, OR, United States – Carpet (i)
Båstad, Sweden – Clay
Semifinal Winners
 United States 4–1
 Sweden 5–0
Semifinal Losers
 Australia
 Czechoslovakia

October[edit]

Week of Tournament Champion Runner-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
1 October International Championships of Spain
Barcelona, Spain
$200,000 – Clay – 64S/32D
Sweden Mats Wilander
7-6, 6-4, 0-6, 6-2
Sweden Joakim Nyström Sweden Henrik Sundström
West Germany Hans Schwaier
Argentina Martín Jaite
Spain Alberto Tous
Czechoslovakia Miloslav Mečíř
United States Jimmy Arias
Czechoslovakia Pavel Složil
Czechoslovakia Tomáš Šmíd

6–2, 6–0
Argentina Martín Jaite
Paraguay Víctor Pecci
GWA Mazda Tennis Classic
Brisbane, Australia
$100,000 – Carpet – 32S/16D
United States Eliot Teltscher
3-6, 6-3, 6-4
Paraguay Francisco González United States Chip Hooper
United States Mark Dickson
United States Ben Testerman
Australia John Frawley
United States Mike Leach
United States Todd Nelson
Paraguay Francisco González
United States Matt Mitchell

6-7, 6-2, 7-5
Australia Broderick Dyke
Australia Wally Masur
8 October Australian Indoor
Sydney, Australia
Hard
Sweden Anders Järryd
6–3, 6–2, 6–4
Czechoslovakia Ivan Lendl United States Eliot Teltscher
United States Ben Testerman
United States Peter Fleming
Australia Brad Drewett
United States Mike De Palmer
India Vijay Amritraj
Sweden Anders Järryd
Sweden Hans Simonsson
6–4, 6–4
Australia Mark Edmondson
United States Sherwood Stewart
Japan Open
Tokyo, Japan
Hard
United States David Pate
6–3, 7–5
United States Terry Moor United States Jay Lapidus
United States Brad Gilbert
New Zealand Bruce Derlin
United States Larry Stefanki
India Ramesh Krishnan
United States Drew Gitlin
United States David Dowlen
Nigeria Nduka Odizor

6–7, 6–4, 6–3
United States Mark Dickson
United States Steve Meister
Swiss Indoors
Basel, Switzerland
$125,000 – Hard (i) – 32S/16D
Sweden Joakim Nyström
6-3, 3-6, 6-4, 6-2
United States Tim Wilkison Sweden Stefan Edberg
Netherlands Michiel Schapers
Czechoslovakia Tomáš Šmíd
Czechoslovakia Pavel Složil
Argentina Guillermo Vilas
United States Jimmy Brown
Czechoslovakia Pavel Složil
Czechoslovakia Tomáš Šmíd

7–6, 6–2
Sweden Stefan Edberg
United States Tim Wilkison
15 October Tokyo Indoor
Tokyo, Japan
Carpet - 64S/32D
United States Jimmy Connors
6–4, 6–3, 6–0
Czechoslovakia Ivan Lendl Ecuador Andrés Gómez
India Ramesh Krishnan
United States Mark Dickson
Sweden Mats Wilander
United States Eric Korita
India Vijay Amritraj
United States Tony Giammalva
United States Sammy Giammalva

7–6, 6–4
Australia Mark Edmondson
United States Sherwood Stewart
Black and Decker Indoor Championships
Melbourne, Australia
$500,000 – Carpet – 32S/16D
United States Matt Mitchell
6–4, 3–6, 6–2
Australia Pat Cash United States Mike Bauer
United States Chip Hooper
Australia Brad Drewett
United States Marcel Freeman
United States Mike Leach
Australia Wally Masur
Australia Broderick Dyke
Australia Wally Masur

6–2, 6–3
Australia Peter Johnston
Australia John McCurdy
Cologne Cup
Cologne, West Germany
$75,000 – Hard (i) – 32S/16D
Sweden Joakim Nyström
7–6, 6–2
Czechoslovakia Miloslav Mečíř Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Marko Ostoja
United States Tim Wilkison
United States Sandy Mayer
Sweden Jan Gunnarsson
Czechoslovakia Pavel Složil
Sweden Stefan Edberg
Poland Wojciech Fibak
United States Sandy Mayer

6–1, 6–3
Sweden Jan Gunnarsson
Sweden Joakim Nyström
22 October Fischer-Grand Prix
Vienna, Austria
Hard
United States Tim Wilkison
6–1, 6–1, 6–2
Czechoslovakia Pavel Složil United States Mel Purcell
France Henri Leconte
United States Jimmy Brown
Switzerland Heinz Günthardt
Poland Wojtek Fibak
Sweden Jan Gunnarsson
Poland Wojtek Fibak
United States Sandy Mayer

6–4, 6–4
Switzerland Heinz Günthardt
Hungary Balázs Taróczy
Seiko Super Tennis Hong Kong
Hong Kong, Hong Kong
$200,000 – Hard – 32S/16D
Ecuador Andrés Gómez
6–3, 6–2
Czechoslovakia Tomáš Šmíd United States Terry Moor
United States Brad Gilbert
United States Mike Bauer
United States Bob Green
United States John Sadri
India Ramesh Krishnan
United States Ken Flach
United States Robert Seguso

6-7, 6-3, 7-5
Australia Mark Edmondson
United States Paul McNamee
29 October Stockholm Open
Stockholm, Sweden
Hard - $250,000
United States John McEnroe
6–2, 3–6, 6–2
Sweden Mats Wilander Sweden Anders Järryd
United States Jimmy Connors
Poland Wojtek Fibak
Sweden Joakim Nyström
France Guy Forget
United States Johan Kriek
France Henri Leconte
Czechoslovakia Tomáš Šmíd
7–5, 7–5
India Vijay Amritraj
Romania Ilie Năstase
Taipei Grand Prix
Taipei, Taiwan
$75,000 – Carpet – 32S/16D
United States Brad Gilbert
6–3, 6–3
Australia Wally Masur United States Terry Moor
United States Brad Gilbert
United States Larry Stefanki
India Ramesh Krishnan
United States Hank Pfister
United States Lloyd Bourne
United States Ken Flach
United States Robert Seguso

6-1, 6-7, 6-2
United States Drew Gitlin
United States Hank Pfister

November[edit]

Week of Tournament Champion Runner-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
5 November Benson and Hedges Championships
London, Great Britain
$250,000 – Carpet – 32S/16D
Czechoslovakia Ivan Lendl
7-6, 6-2, 6-1
Ecuador Andrés Gómez United States Peter Fleming
United States Jimmy Connors
Brazil Cassio Motta
United States Vitas Gerulaitis
Hungary Balázs Taróczy
France Guy Forget
Ecuador Andrés Gómez
Czechoslovakia Ivan Lendl

6–2, 6–2
Czechoslovakia Pavel Složil
Czechoslovakia Tomáš Šmíd
12 November International Championships of Sicily - Kim Top Line Trophy
Treviso, Italy
75,000 – Clay – 32S/16D
United States Vitas Gerulaitis
6–1, 6–1
France Tarik Benhabiles United States John Sadri
United States Tim Wilkison
Sweden Jan Gunnarsson
Italy Claudio Panatta
United States Todd Nelson
West Germany Hans Schwaier
Czechoslovakia Pavel Složil
United States Tim Wilkison

6–2, 6–3
Sweden Jan Gunnarsson
United States Sherwood Stewart
19 November South African Open
Johannesburg, South Africa
Hard
United States Eliot Teltscher
6–3, 6–1, 7–6
United States Vitas Gerulaitis United States Steve Meister
United States Brad Gilbert
United Kingdom Colin Dowdeswell
United States Bob Green
Argentina José Luis Clerc
Australia John Fitzgerald
United States Tracy Delatte
Paraguay Francisco González

7–6, 6–1
United States Steve Meister
United States Eliot Teltscher
Nabisco Grand Prix de Toulouse
Toulouse, France
$100,000 – Hard (i) – 32S/16D
United States Mark Dickson
7–6, 6–4
Switzerland Heinz Günthardt Sweden Anders Järryd
West Germany Michael Westphal
Czechoslovakia Jaroslav Navrátil
France Pascal Portes
West Germany Ricki Osterthun
France Yannick Noah
Sweden Jan Gunnarsson
Denmark Michael Mortensen

6–4, 6–2
Czechoslovakia Pavel Složil
United States Tim Wilkison
26 November
3 December
Australian Open
Melbourne, Australia
Grass
Sweden Mats Wilander
6–7(5), 6–4, 7–6(3), 6–2
South Africa Kevin Curren United States Ben Testerman
United States Johan Kriek
United States Scott Davis
West Germany Boris Becker
Australia Pat Cash
Sweden Stefan Edberg
Australia Mark Edmondson
United States Sherwood Stewart

6–2, 6–2, 7–5
Sweden Joakim Nyström
Sweden Mats Wilander

December[edit]

Week of Tournament Champion Runner-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
10 December Alberto New South Wales Men's Open
Sydney, Australia
$125,000 – Grass – 64S/32D
Australia John Fitzgerald
6–3, 6–3
United States Sammy Giammalva United States Johan Kriek
South Africa Kevin Curren
United States Marty Davis
United States Bill Scanlon
United States Ben Testerman
United States Tom Gullikson
United States Paul Annacone
South Africa Christo van Rensburg

7–6, 7–5
United States Tom Gullikson
United States Scott McCain
17 December South Australian Open
Adelaide, Australia
Australia Peter Doohan
1–6, 6–1, 6–4
Netherlands Huub van Boeckel United States Mike Bauer
Australia John Fitzgerald
Israel Shahar Perkiss
Australia John Frawley
Czechoslovakia Miloslav Mečíř
United States Tim Mayotte
Australia Broderick Dyke
Australia Wally Masur

4–6, 7–5, 6–1
Australia Peter Doohan
South Africa Brian Levine
24 December Jason Victorian Open
Melbourne, Australia
$80,000 – Grass – 32S/16D
United States Dan Cassidy
7–6, 7–6
Australia John Fitzgerald United States Matt Anger
Switzerland Jakob Hlasek
Netherlands Huub van Boeckel
South Africa Christo van Rensburg
United Kingdom Colin Dowdeswell
Australia Brad Drewett
Australia Broderick Dyke
Australia Wally Masur

7-6, 3-6, 7-6
United States Mike Bauer
United States Scott McCain

January 1985[edit]

Week of Tournament Champion Runner-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
7 January Benson and Hedges Open
Auckland, New Zealand
$80,000 – Hard – 32S/16D
Singles Draw
New Zealand Chris Lewis
7–5, 6–0, 2–6, 6–4
Australia Wally Masur Australia John Fitzgerald
United States Danny Saltz
Australia Brad Drewett
New Zealand Kelly Evernden
Australia Peter Doohan
United States Glenn Layendecker
Australia John Fitzgerald
New Zealand Chris Lewis

7–6, 6–2
Australia Broderick Dyke
Australia Wally Masur
Volvo Masters
New York, United States
$300,000 – Carpet – 12S/6D
Singles Draw - Doubles Draw
United States John McEnroe
7–5, 6–0, 6–4
Czechoslovakia Ivan Lendl Sweden Mats Wilander
United States Jimmy Connors
Sweden Anders Järryd
United States Johan Kriek
Sweden Joakim Nyström
United States Eliot Teltscher
United States Peter Fleming
United States John McEnroe

6–3,6–1
Australia Mark Edmondson
United States Sherwood Stewart

Grand Prix rankings[edit]

As of 1 January 1984
Rk Name Nation
1 John McEnroe United States
2 Ivan Lendl Czechoslovakia
3 Jimmy Connors United States
4 Mats Wilander Sweden
5 Yannick Noah France
6 Jimmy Arias United States
7 José Higueras Spain
8 José Luis Clerc Argentina
9 Kevin Curren South Africa
10 Gene Mayer United States
11 Guillermo Vilas Argentina
12 Bill Scanlon United States
13 Eliot Teltscher Argentina
14 Andrés Gómez Ecuador
15 Johan Kriek South Africa
16 Tim Mayotte United States
17 Tomáš Šmíd Czechoslovakia
18 Sandy Mayer United States
19 Anders Järryd Sweden
20 Vitas Gerulaitis United States
Year-end rankings (December 1984)
Rk Name Nation Points High Low Change
1 John McEnroe United States 3,393 Steady =
2 Jimmy Connors United States 2,903 Increase +1
3 Ivan Lendl Czechoslovakia 2,714 Decrease –1
4 Mats Wilander Sweden 2,450 Steady =
5 Andrés Gómez Ecuador 2,223 Increase +9
6 Anders Järryd Sweden Increase +13
7 Henrik Sundström Sweden Increase +16
8 Pat Cash Australia Increase +30
9 Eliot Teltscher United States Increase +4
10 Yannick Noah France Decrease –5
11 Joakim Nyström Sweden Increase +16
12 Aaron Krickstein United States Increase +82
13 Johan Kriek South Africa Increase +2
14 Jimmy Arias United States Decrease –8
15 Kevin Curren South Africa Decrease –6
16 Tomáš Šmíd Czechoslovakia Increase +1
17 Vitas Gerulaitis United States Increase +3
18 Gene Mayer United States Decrease –8
19 Juan Aguilera Spain Increase +45
20 Stefan Edberg Sweden Increase +33

Statistical information[edit]

The list of winners and number of singles titles won, alphabetically by last name:

The following players won their first title in 1984:

References[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Collins, Bud (2010). The Bud Collins History of Tennis: An Authoritative Encyclopedia and Record Book (2nd ed.). New York: New Chapter Press. ISBN 978-0-942257-70-0. 

See also[edit]