1997 Kremlin Cup

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1997 Kremlin Cup
Date:   3 – 9 November (men)
27 October – 2 November (women)
Edition:   8th (men) / 2nd (women)
Location:   Moscow, Russia
Venue:   Olympic Stadium
Champions
Men's Singles
Russia Yevgeny Kafelnikov
Women's Singles
Czech Republic Jana Novotná
Men's Doubles
Czech Republic Martin Damm / Czech Republic Cyril Suk
Women's Doubles
Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario / Belarus Natasha Zvereva
Kremlin Cup
 < 1996 1998 > 

The 1997 Kremlin Cup was a tennis tournament played on indoor carpet courts at the Olympic Stadium in Moscow in Russia that was part of the World Series of the 1997 ATP Tour and of Tier I of the 1997 WTA Tour. The men's tournament was held from 3 November through 9 November 1997 while the women's tournament was held from 27 October through 2 November 1997.

Winners[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

Russia Yevgeny Kafelnikov defeated Czech Republic Petr Korda 7–6(7–2), 6–4

  • It was Kafelnikov's 3rd title of the year and the 14th of his career.

Women's Singles[edit]

Czech Republic Jana Novotná defeated Japan Ai Sugiyama 6–3, 6–4

  • It was Novotná's 3rd title of the year and the 18th of her career.

Men's Doubles[edit]

Czech Republic Martin Damm / Czech Republic Cyril Suk defeated South Africa David Adams / France Fabrice Santoro 6–4, 6–3

  • It was Damm's 3rd title of the year and the 11th of his career. It was Suk's only title of the year and the 17th of his career.

Women's Doubles[edit]

Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario / Belarus Natasha Zvereva defeated Indonesia Yayuk Basuki / Netherlands Caroline Vis 5–3 (Basuki and Vis defaulted)

  • It was Sánchez Vicario's 7th title of the year and the 56th of her career. It was Zvereva's 8th title of the year and the 67th of her career.

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