1997 Australian Open – Mixed Doubles

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1997 Australian Open
Champions   Netherlands Manon Bollegraf
United States Rick Leach
Runners-up   Latvia Larisa Neiland
South Africa John-Laffnie de Jager
Final score   6–3, 6–7 (5–7), 7–5
Events
Singles   men   women       boys   girls
Doubles   men   women   mixed   boys   girls
Other events
Legends    men    women    mixed
WC Singles    men    women    quad
WC Doubles    men    women    quad
Australian Open
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Main article: 1997 Australian Open

Larisa Neiland and Mark Woodforde were the defending champions but only Neiland competed that year with John-Laffnie de Jager.

Neiland and de Jager lost in the final 6–3, 6–7 (5–7), 7–5 against Manon Bollegraf and Rick Leach.

Seeds[edit]

Champion seeds are indicated in bold text while text in italics indicates the round in which those seeds were eliminated.

  1. United States Lindsay Davenport / Canada Grant Connell (Second Round)
  2. United States Lisa Raymond / United States Patrick Galbraith (Quarterfinals)
  3. Netherlands Manon Bollegraf / United States Rick Leach (Champions)
  4. Czech Republic Helena Suková / Czech Republic Cyril Suk (Second Round)
  5. United States Katrina Adams / Belgium Libor Pimek (First Round)
  6. Netherlands Caroline Vis / South Africa Byron Talbot (First Round)
  7. n/a
  8. Netherlands Kristie Boogert / Netherlands Menno Oosting (First Round)

Draw[edit]

Key[edit]

Final[edit]

Final
         
3  Netherlands Manon Bollegraf
 United States Rick Leach
6 65 7
   Latvia Larisa Neiland
 South Africa John-Laffnie de Jager
3 77 5

Top Half[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Quarterfinals   Semifinals
1  United States L Davenport
 Canada G Connell
6 7    
   Russia E Likhovtseva
 Russia A Olhovskiy
2 5       1  United States L Davenport
 Canada G Connell
64 6 4  
ALT  United States A Lettiere
 United States F Montana
5 0        Romania I Spîrlea
 United States D Johnson
77 4 6  
   Romania I Spîrlea
 United States D Johnson
7 6            Romania I Spîrlea
 United States D Johnson
       
   United States G Fernández
 Australia A Florent
61 6 77          United States L McNeil
 United States B MacPhie
w/o      
   Argentina P Tarabini
 Argentina P Albano
77 2 63        United States G Fernández
 Australia A Florent
4 3  
   United States L McNeil
 United States B MacPhie
6 6        United States L McNeil
 United States B MacPhie
6 6    
5  United States K Adams
 Belgium L Pimek
2 1            United States L McNeil
 United States B MacPhie
68 1  
3  Netherlands M Bollegraf
 United States R Leach
77 7         3  Netherlands M Bollegraf
 United States R Leach
710 6  
   France A Fusai
 South Africa D Adams
64 5       3  Netherlands M Bollegraf
 United States R Leach
6 6    
   Netherlands M Oremans
 Netherlands H J Davids
7 6        Netherlands M Oremans
 Netherlands H J Davids
2 3    
   United States N Arendt
 South Africa C van Rensburg
5 4         3  Netherlands M Bollegraf
 United States R Leach
3 6 6
WC  United States J Capriati
 Australia P Cash
6 7            Ukraine N Medvedeva
 Netherlands J Eltingh
6 3 4  
   Australia R McQuillan
 Australia D Macpherson
0 5       WC  United States J Capriati
 Australia P Cash
3 2  
   Ukraine N Medvedeva
 Netherlands J Eltingh
6 6        Ukraine N Medvedeva
 Netherlands J Eltingh
6 6    
8  Netherlands K Boogert
 Netherlands M Oosting
1 4    

Bottom Half[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Quarterfinals   Semifinals
ALT  United States L Wild
 Australia A Kratzmann
2 6 2  
WC  Australia N Bradtke
 Australia J Eagle
6 4 6     WC  Australia N Bradtke
 Australia J Eagle
6 6    
   United States J Grabb
 France A Dechaume-Balleret
7 6        France A Dechaume-Balleret
 United States J Grabb
3 0    
   Italy L Golarsa
 Argentina L Lobo
5 0         WC  Australia N Bradtke
 Australia J Eagle
4 6 4  
   Latvia L Neiland
 South Africa J-L de Jager
6 6            Latvia L Neiland
 South Africa J-L de Jager
6 2 6  
   Indonesia Y Basuki
 South Africa M Barnard
1 4          Latvia L Neiland
 South Africa J-L de Jager
6 77  
WC  Australia E Smylie
 Australia S Draper
4 1     4  Czech Republic H Suková
 Czech Republic C Suk
3 62    
4  Czech Republic H Suková
 Czech Republic C Suk
6 6            Latvia L Neiland
 South Africa J-L de Jager
6 6  
6  Netherlands C Vis
 South Africa B Talbot
3 1            Russia A Kournikova
 The Bahamas M Knowles
4 3  
   United States K Po
 United States J Waite
6 6          United States K Po
 United States J Waite
77 4 0  
   Japan N Miyagi
 United States K Kinnear
3 2        Russia A Kournikova
 The Bahamas M Knowles
61 6 6  
   Russia A Kournikova
 The Bahamas M Knowles
6 6            Russia A Kournikova
 The Bahamas M Knowles
6 77  
   Australia K-A Guse
 South Africa P Norval
6 5 7       2  United States L Raymond
 United States P Galbraith
4 64    
   United States D Graham
 Sweden P Nyborg
4 7 5        Australia K-A Guse
 South Africa P Norval
1 0  
   Canada R Simpson
 Canada D Nestor
3 2     2  United States L Raymond
 United States P Galbraith
6 6    
2  United States L Raymond
 United States P Galbraith
6 6    

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