1998 Australian Open – Mixed Doubles

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1998 Australian Open
Champions   United States Venus Williams
United States Justin Gimelstob
Runners-up   Czech Republic Helena Suková
Czech Republic Cyril Suk
Final score   6–2, 6–1
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: 1998 Australian Open

Manon Bollegraf and Rick Leach were the defending champions but lost in the first round to Kristine Kunce and Jim Grabb.

Venus Williams and Justin Gimelstob won in the final 6–2, 6–1 against Helena Suková and Cyril Suk.

Seeds[edit]

  1. n.a
  2. Netherlands Manon Bollegraf / United States Rick Leach (First Round)
  3. United States Lisa Raymond / United States Patrick Galbraith (Quarterfinals)
  4. Netherlands Caroline Vis / India Mahesh Bhupathi (Semifinals)
  5. Czech Republic Helena Suková / Czech Republic Cyril Suk (Final)
  6. United States Katrina Adams / South Africa Ellis Ferreira (First Round)
  7. Latvia Larisa Neiland / South Africa David Adams (Second Round)
  8. Argentina Patricia Tarabini / Argentina Daniel Orsanic (First Round)

Draw[edit]

Key[edit]

Final[edit]

Semifinals Final
 
   Russia Elena Likhovtseva
 Belarus Max Mirnyi
2 1    
WC  United States Venus Williams
 United States Justin Gimelstob
6 6    
  WC  United States Venus Williams
 United States Justin Gimelstob
6 6  
  5  Czech Republic Helena Suková
 Czech Republic Cyril Suk
2 1  
4  Netherlands Caroline Vis
 India Mahesh Bhupathi
2 6 63
5  Czech Republic Helena Suková
 Czech Republic Cyril Suk
6 3 77  

Top Half[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Quarterfinals   Semifinals
Alt  Australia L Pleming
 Australia W Arthurs
4 6 7  
   Japan R Hiraki
 Mexico D Roditi
6 3 5     Alt  Australia L Pleming
 Australia W Arthurs
5 4    
   Russia E Likhovtseva
 Belarus M Mirnyi
6 6        Russia E Likhovtseva
 Belarus M Mirnyi
7 6    
   United States G Helgeson-Nielsen
 United States F Montana
2 4            Russia E Likhovtseva
 Belarus M Mirnyi
6 6    
   Belarus N Zvereva
 Australia A Florent
77 6            Belarus N Zvereva
 Australia A Florent
3 2    
WC  United States S Williams
 Australia L Hewitt
63 2          Belarus N Zvereva
 Australia A Florent
6 6  
   Australia R McQuillan
 Australia D Macpherson
6 6        Australia R McQuillan
 Australia D Macpherson
3 3    
8  Argentina P Tarabini
 Argentina D Orsanic
0 0            Russia E Likhovtseva
 Belarus M Mirnyi
2 1  
3  United States L Raymond
 United States P Galbraith
6 6         WC  United States V Williams
 United States J Gimelstob
6 6  
WC  Australia A Ellwood
 Australia B Ellwood
3 0       3  United States L Raymond
 United States P Galbraith
77 6    
   Czech Republic H Vildová
 Sweden P Nyborg
3 3        Netherlands K Boogert
 United States D Johnson
63 1    
   Netherlands K Boogert
 United States D Johnson
6 6         3  United States L Raymond
 United States P Galbraith
62 6 2
   Argentina I Gorrochategui
 Argentina L Lobo
77 2 4       WC  United States V Williams
 United States J Gimelstob
77 3 6  
   Russia A Kournikova
 The Bahamas M Knowles
64 6 6        Russia A Kournikova
 The Bahamas M Knowles
5 2  
WC  United States V Williams
 United States J Gimelstob
6 7     WC  United States V Williams
 United States J Gimelstob
7 6    
6  United States K Adams
 South Africa E Ferreira
3 5    

Bottom Half[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Quarterfinals   Semifinals
7  Latvia L Neiland
 South Africa D Adams
6 7    
   Argentina M Paz
 Argentina P Albano
4 5       7  Latvia L Neiland
 South Africa D Adams
6 3 4  
   Australia K-A Guse
 Australia A Kratzmann
6 1        Australia K-A Guse
 Australia A Kratzmann
2 6 6  
   Argentina P Suárez
 Ecuador N Lapentti
2 0 r          Australia K-A Guse
 Australia A Kratzmann
6 67 2  
   Japan N Miyagi
 United States K Kinnear
1 6 77       4  Netherlands C Vis
 India M Bhupathi
4 79 6  
   Australia R Stubbs
 Australia J Eagle
6 3 64        Japan N Miyagi
 United States K Kinnear
6 4 5
   Italy R Grande
 Belgium L Pimek
2 0     4  Netherlands C Vis
 India M Bhupathi
4 6 7  
4  Netherlands C Vis
 India M Bhupathi
6 6         4  Netherlands C Vis
 India M Bhupathi
2 6 63
5  Czech Republic H Suková
 Czech Republic C Suk
5 6 6       5  Czech Republic H Suková
 Czech Republic C Suk
6 3 77
   United States M McGrath
 United States J Waite
7 3 4     5  Czech Republic H Suková
 Czech Republic C Suk
6 6    
Alt  Netherlands M Oremans
 South Africa P Norval
6 1 3      Australia C Barclay
 South Africa B Talbot
2 4    
   Australia C Barclay
 South Africa B Talbot
3 6 6       5  Czech Republic H Suková
 Czech Republic C Suk
3 77 6
   Romania R Dragomir
 Argentina L Arnold
3 7 4          Czech Republic E Melicharová
 Republic of Macedonia A Kitinov
6 61 4  
   Czech Republic E Melicharová
 Republic of Macedonia A Kitinov
6 5 6        Czech Republic E Melicharová
 Republic of Macedonia A Kitinov
6 7  
   Australia K Kunce
 United States J Grabb
7 6        Australia K Kunce
 United States J Grabb
4 5    
2  Netherlands M Bollegraf
 United States R Leach
5 1    

References[edit]