1998 Kremlin Cup

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1998 Kremlin Cup
Date:   November 9 – November 15 (men)
October 20 – October 25 (women)
Edition:   9th (men) / 3rd (women)
Surface:   Carpet / Indoor
Location:   Moscow, Russia
Venue:   Olympic Stadium
Champions
Men's Singles
Russia Yevgeny Kafelnikov
Women's Singles
France Mary Pierce
Men's Doubles
United States Jared Palmer / United States Jeff Tarango
Women's Doubles
France Mary Pierce / Belarus Natasha Zvereva
Kremlin Cup
 < 1997 1999 > 

The 1998 Kremlin Cup was a tennis tournament played on indoor carpet courts at the Olympic Stadium in Moscow in Russia that was part of the International Series of the 1998 ATP Tour and of Tier I of the 1998 WTA Tour. The men's tournament was held from November 9 through November 15, 1998 while the women's tournament was held from October 20 through October 25, 1998.

Winners[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

Russia Yevgeny Kafelnikov defeated Croatia Goran Ivanišević 7–6(7–2), 7–6(7–5)

  • It was Kafelnikov's 3rd title of the year and the 17th of his career.

Women's Singles[edit]

France Mary Pierce defeated United States Monica Seles 7–6, 6–3

  • It was Pierce's 3rd title of the year and the 11th of her career.

Men's Doubles[edit]

United States Jared Palmer / United States Jeff Tarango defeated Russia Yevgeny Kafelnikov / Czech Republic Daniel Vacek 6–4, 6–7, 6–2

  • It was Palmer's only title of the year and the 11th of his career. It was Tarango's only title of the year and the 6th of his career.

Women's Doubles[edit]

France Mary Pierce / Belarus Natasha Zvereva defeated United States Lisa Raymond / Australia Rennae Stubbs 6–3, 6–4

  • It was Pierce's 2nd title of the year and the 5th of her career. It was Zvereva's 7th title of the year and the 77th of her career.

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