1992 French Open

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1992 French Open
Roland-garros-1992.jpg
Date:   25 May – 7 June
Edition:   91st
Category:   Grand Slam (ITF)
Surface:   Clay
Location:   Paris (XVIe), France
Venue:   Stade Roland Garros
Champions
Men's Singles
United States Jim Courier
Women's Singles
Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Monica Seles
Men's Doubles
Switzerland Jakob Hlasek / Switzerland Marc Rosset
Women's Doubles
United States Gigi Fernández / Commonwealth of Independent States Natalia Zvereva
Mixed Doubles
Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario / Australia Mark Woodforde
French Open
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The 1992 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 25 May until 7 June. It was the 91st staging of the French Open, and the second Grand Slam tennis event of 1992.

Seniors[edit]

Men's singles[edit]

United States Jim Courier defeated Czechoslovakia Petr Korda, 7–5, 6–2, 6–1

• It was Courier's 3rd career Grand Slam singles title and his 2nd and last title at the French Open. It was Courier's 5th title of the year, and his 9th overall.

Women's singles[edit]

Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Monica Seles defeated Germany Steffi Graf, 6–2, 3–6, 10–8

• It was Seles' 6th career Grand Slam singles title and her 3rd and last title at the French Open. It was Monica's 6th title of the year, and her 26th overall.

Men's doubles[edit]

Switzerland Jakob Hlasek / Switzerland Marc Rosset[1] defeated South Africa David Adams / Russia Andrei Olhovskiy, 7–6, 6–7, 7–5

• It was Hlasek's 1st and only career Grand Slam doubles title.
• It was Rosset's 1st and only career Grand Slam doubles title.

Women's doubles[edit]

United States Gigi Fernández / Commonwealth of Independent States Natalia Zvereva defeated Spain Conchita Martínez / Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario, 6–3, 6–2

Mixed doubles[edit]

Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario / Australia Todd Woodbridge defeated United States Lori McNeil / United States Bryan Shelton, 6–2, 6–3

• It was Sánchez Vicario's 2nd career Grand Slam mixed doubles title and her 2nd and last title at the French Open.
• It was Woodbridge's 2nd career Grand Slam mixed doubles title and his 1st title at the French Open.

Juniors[edit]

Boys' singles[edit]

Romania Andrei Pavel defeated Italy Mosé Navarra, 6–1, 3–6, 6–3

Girls' singles[edit]

Paraguay Rossana de los Ríos defeated Argentina Paola Suárez, 6–4, 6–0

Boys' doubles[edit]

Mexico Enrique Abaroa / Australia Grant Doyle

Girls' doubles[edit]

Belgium Laurence Courtois / Belgium Nancy Feber

Prize money[edit]

Event W F SF QF 4R 3R 2R 1R
Singles [2] Men FF2,680,000 FF1,340,000 FF670,000 FF350,000 FF189,000 FF109,000 FF67,000 FF40,000
Women FF2,470,000 FF1,235,000 FF617,000 FF310,000 FF162,000 FF90,000 FF53,000 FF35,000

Total prize money for the event was FF41,425,000.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hlasek and Rosset became the first Swiss doubles team to win a Grand Slam event.
  2. ^ John Barrett, ed. (1993). World of Tennis. London: Queen Anne Press. p. 77. ISBN 978-0002185080. 

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Preceded by
1992 Australian Open
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1992 Wimbledon Championships