1994 French Open

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1994 French Open
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Date:   23 May - 5 June
Edition:   93rd
Category:   Grand Slam (ITF)
Surface:   Clay
Location:   Paris (XVIe), France
Venue:   Stade Roland Garros
Champions
Men's Singles
Spain Sergi Bruguera
Women's Singles
Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario
Men's Doubles
Zimbabwe Byron Black / United States Jonathan Stark
Women's Doubles
United States Gigi Fernández / Belarus Natalia Zvereva
Mixed Doubles
Netherlands Kristie Boogert / Netherlands Menno Oosting
French Open
 < 1993 1995 > 

The 1994 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 93rd staging of the French Open, and the second Grand Slam tennis event of 1994.

Seniors[edit]

Men's Singles[1][edit]

Spain Sergi Bruguera defeated Spain Alberto Berasategui, 6–3, 7–5, 2–6, 6–1

  • It was Bruguera's 1st title of the year, and his 12th overall. It was his 2nd (and last) career Grand Slam title, and his 2nd French Open title.

Women's Singles[edit]

Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario defeated France Mary Pierce,[2] 6–4, 6–4

  • It was Sanchez's 4th title of the year, and her 16th overall. It was her 2nd career Grand Slam title, and her 2nd French Open title.

Men's Doubles[edit]

Zimbabwe Byron Black / United States Jonathan Stark defeated Sweden Jan Apell / Sweden Jonas Björkman, 6–4, 7–6

Women's Doubles[edit]

United States Gigi Fernández / Belarus Natalia Zvereva defeated United States Lindsay Davenport / United States Lisa Raymond, 6–2, 6–2

Mixed Doubles[edit]

Netherlands Kristie Boogert / Netherlands Menno Oosting defeated Latvia Larisa Savchenko-Neiland / Russia Andrei Olhovskiy, 7–5, 3–6, 7–5

  • This was Boogert's 1st career Grand Slam title.

Juniors[edit]

Boys' Singles[edit]

Spain Jacobo Díaz defeated Italy Giorgio Galimberti, 6–3, 7–6

Girls' Singles[edit]

Switzerland Martina Hingis[3] defeated Canada Sonya Jeyaseelan, 6–3, 6–1

Boys' Doubles[edit]

Brazil Gustavo Kuerten / Ecuador Nicolás Lapentti defeated France Maxime Boyé / France Nicolas Escudé, 6–2, 6–4

Girls' Doubles[edit]

Switzerland Martina Hingis / Slovakia Henrieta Nagyová defeated Czech Republic Lenka Cenková / Czech Republic Ludmila Richterová, 6–3, 6–2

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ This was the first ever all-Spanish Men's Singles final.
  2. ^ Pierce was the first Frenchwoman to reach the Women's Singles final since François Durr won the title in 1967.
  3. ^ Hingis reached the 1997 and 1999 Women's Singles finals, but lost on both occasions.

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Preceded by
1994 Australian Open
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1994 Wimbledon Championships