1996 Swedish Open

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1996 Swedish Open
Date:   July 8 – July 14
Edition:   49th
Category:   World Series
Draw:   32S/16D
Prize money:   $303,000
Surface:   Clay / Outdoor
Location:   Båstad, Sweden
Sweden Magnus Gustafsson [1]
Sweden David Ekerot / United States Jeff Tarango [2]
Swedish Open
 < 1995 1997 > 

The 1996 Swedish Open was a men's tennis tournament played on outdoor clay courts in Båstad in Sweden and was part of the World Series of the 1996 ATP Tour. It was the 49th edition of the tournament and ran from July 8 through July 14, 1996. Fourt-seeded Magnus Gustafsson won the singles title.[3]


Men's Singles[edit]

Sweden Magnus Gustafsson defeated Ukraine Andriy Medvedev 6–1, 6–3

  • It was Gustafsson's 2nd title of the year and the 9th of his career.

Men's Doubles[edit]

Sweden David Ekerot / United States Jeff Tarango defeated Australia Joshua Eagle / Sweden Peter Nyborg 6–4, 6–1

  • It was Ekerot's 1st title of the year and the 1st of his career. It was Tarango's 1st title of the year and the 6th of his career.


  1. ^ "ATP – 1966 Bastad Men's Singles draw". www.atpworldtour.com. ATP. 
  2. ^ "ATP – 1966 Bastad Men's Doubles draw". www.atpworldtour.com. ATP. 
  3. ^ John Barrett, ed. (1997). ITF World of Tennis 1997. London: CollinsWillow. p. 150. ISBN 9780002187145. 

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