2006 French Open – Men's Doubles

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2006 French Open
Champions   Sweden Jonas Björkman
Belarus Max Mirnyi
Runners-up   United States Bob Bryan
United States Mike Bryan
Final score   6–7(5), 6–4, 7–5
Events
Singles   men   women       boys   girls
Doubles   men   women   mixed   boys   girls
Other events
Legends    -45    45+    women
WC Singles    men    women  
WC Doubles    men    women  
French Open
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Jonas Björkman and Max Mirnyi were the defending champions, and successfully defended their title by defeating top seeds The Bryan Brothers in the final. It was Björkman's ninth and final Grand Slam title.

Schedule[edit]

Round Dates
First Round May 31 and June 1, 2006
Second Round June 2 and June 3, 2006
Third Round June 4, 2006.
Quarterfinals June 5 and June 6, 2006
Semifinals June 8, 2006
Final June 10, 2006

Seeds[edit]

  1. United States Bob Bryan / United States Mike Bryan (Finals)
  2. Sweden Jonas Björkman / Belarus Max Mirnyi (Champions)
  3. The Bahamas Mark Knowles / Canada Daniel Nestor (Second Round)
  4. Australia Paul Hanley / Zimbabwe Kevin Ullyett (Second Round)
  5. Israel Jonathan Erlich / Israel Andy Ram (Second Round)
  6. France Fabrice Santoro / Serbia and Montenegro Nenad Zimonjić (First Round)
  7. Czech Republic Martin Damm / India Leander Paes (First Round)
  8. Sweden Simon Aspelin / Australia Todd Perry (Second Round)
  9. Poland Mariusz Fyrstenberg / Poland Marcin Matkowski (Second Round)
  10. Czech Republic František Čermák / Czech Republic Leoš Friedl (Second Round)
  11. Austria Julian Knowle / Austria Jürgen Melzer (Third Round)
  12. Argentina José Acasuso / Argentina Sebastián Prieto (Second Round)
  13. Czech Republic Lukáš Dlouhý / Czech Republic Pavel Vízner (Semifinals)
  14. France Michaël Llodra / Belgium Olivier Rochus (Third Round)
  15. Romania Andrei Pavel / Germany Alexander Waske (Semifinals)
  16. Sweden Thomas Johansson / South Africa Wesley Moodie (Second Round)
  • Only six seeds made it past the second round.

Draw[edit]

Finals[edit]

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                                       
  1  United States Bob Bryan
 United States Mike Bryan
6 6    
   France Julien Benneteau
 France Nicolas Mahut
3 1    
  1  United States Bob Bryan
 United States Mike Bryan
6 7    
  15  Romania Andrei Pavel
 Germany Alexander Waske
3 66    
15  Romania Andrei Pavel
 Germany Alexander Waske
2 6 6
     India Mahesh Bhupathi
 Belgium Xavier Malisse
6 2 1  
    1  United States Bob Bryan
 United States Mike Bryan
7 4 5
  2  Sweden Jonas Björkman
 Belarus Max Mirnyi
65 6 7
     Austria Alexander Peya
 Germany Björn Phau
64 63    
13  Czech Republic Lukáš Dlouhý
 Czech Republic Pavel Vízner
7 7    
13  Czech Republic Lukáš Dlouhý
 Czech Republic Pavel Vízner
3 3  
  2  Sweden Jonas Björkman
 Belarus Max Mirnyi
6 6    
   Spain Alberto Martín
 Italy Potito Starace
     
  2  Sweden Jonas Björkman
 Belarus Max Mirnyi
w / o  

Top Half[edit]

Section 1[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Quarterfinals
1  United States B Bryan
 United States M Bryan
6 6    
   Italy D Sanguinetti
 Italy A Seppi
3 1       1  United States B Bryan
 United States M Bryan
6 6    
ALT  United Kingdom J Auckland
 United Kingdom A Murray
6 6     ALT  United Kingdom J Auckland
 United Kingdom A Murray
1 3    
   Australia A Fisher
 Australia J Kerr
2 4         1  United States B Bryan
 United States M Bryan
6 6    
   Czech Republic T Berdych
 Czech Republic J Novák
2 2            Croatia I Ljubičić
 Italy U Vico
3 4    
   Croatia I Ljubičić
 Italy U Vico
6 6          Croatia I Ljubičić
 Italy U Vico
7 6  
   Italy G Galimberti
 Thailand P Srichaphan
63 3     16  Sweden T Johansson
 South Africa W Moodie
5 0    
16  Sweden T Johansson
 South Africa W Moodie
7 6         1  United States B Bryan
 United States M Bryan
6 6  
10  Czech Republic F Čermák
 Czech Republic L Friedl
6 6            France J Benneteau
 France N Mahut
3 1  
   Australia N Healey
 United States J Thomas
4 3       10  Czech Republic F Čermák
 Czech Republic L Friedl
69 4    
WC  France T Ascione
 France F Serra
3 0        France J Benneteau
 France N Mahut
7 6    
   France J Benneteau
 France N Mahut
6 6            France J Benneteau
 France N Mahut
3 6 6
   Sweden J Landsberg
 Sweden R Söderling
2 r            Serbia and Montenegro J Tipsarević
 Russia M Youzhny
6 3 2  
   Czech Republic J Hernych
 Czech Republic D Škoch
6            Czech Republic J Hernych
 Czech Republic D Škoch
5 4  
   Serbia and Montenegro J Tipsarević
 Russia M Youzhny
6 7        Serbia and Montenegro J Tipsarević
 Russia M Youzhny
7 6    
7  Czech Republic M Damm
 India L Paes
1 64    

Section 2[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Quarterfinals
4  Australia P Hanley
 Zimbabwe K Ullyett
6 3 6  
   Spain F López
 Spain F Verdasco
2 6 3     4  Australia P Hanley
 Zimbabwe K Ullyett
64 6 10  
   United States T Parrott
 United States V Spadea
6 615 8      United States T Parrott
 United States V Spadea
7 4 12  
   Czech Republic T Cibulec
 Czech Republic J Levinský
3 7 6          United States T Parrott
 United States V Spadea
3 3    
WC  France J-F Bachelot
 France S Robert
7 7         15  Romania A Pavel
 Germany A Waske
6 6    
   France G Carraz
 France A Dupuis
65 5       WC  France J-F Bachelot
 France S Robert
1 3  
   South Africa J Coetzee
 United States J Gimelstob
4 63     15  Romania A Pavel
 Germany A Waske
6 6    
15  Romania A Pavel
 Germany A Waske
6 7         15  Romania A Pavel
 Germany A Waske
2 6 6
12  Argentina J Acasuso
 Argentina S Prieto
6 6            India M Bhupathi
 Belgium X Malisse
6 2 1
   United States T Phillips
 Russia D Tursunov
4 4       12  Argentina J Acasuso
 Argentina S Prieto
4 3    
   India M Bhupathi
 Belgium X Malisse
6 6        India M Bhupathi
 Belgium X Malisse
6 6    
   Luxembourg G Müller
 Belgium C Rochus
2 2            India M Bhupathi
 Belgium X Malisse
6 6  
   Switzerland Y Allegro
 Switzerland S Wawrinka
1 6 6          Switzerland Y Allegro
 Switzerland S Wawrinka
3 1    
   Argentina JI Chela
 Argentina E Massa
6 1 3        Switzerland Y Allegro
 Switzerland S Wawrinka
6 7  
   Italy D Bracciali
 Italy F Volandri
3 4     5  Israel J Erlich
 Israel A Ram
4 63    
5  Israel J Erlich
 Israel A Ram
6 6    

Bottom Half[edit]

Section 3[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Quarterfinals
6  France F Santoro
 Serbia and Montenegro N Zimonjić
5 5    
   Austria A Peya
 Germany B Phau
7 7          Austria A Peya
 Germany B Phau
6 7    
   France P-H Mathieu
 France G Monfils
3 6 3      Czech Republic P Pála
 Czech Republic R Vik
3 63    
   Czech Republic P Pála
 Czech Republic R Vik
6 3 6          Austria A Peya
 Germany B Phau
w / o  
WC  France N Devilder
 France O Patience
5 7 6       11  Austria J Knowle
 Austria J Melzer
       
   Belgium K Vliegen
 Netherlands R Wassen
7 62 8        Belgium K Vliegen
 Netherlands R Wassen
3 1  
   Spain D Ferrer
 Spain F Vicente
2 2     11  Austria J Knowle
 Austria J Melzer
6 6    
11  Austria J Knowle
 Austria J Melzer
6 6            Austria A Peya
 Germany B Phau
64 63  
13  Czech Republic L Dlouhý
 Czech Republic P Vízner
4 7 6       13  Czech Republic L Dlouhý
 Czech Republic P Vízner
7 7  
   Germany C Kas
 Germany P Petzschner
6 63 4     13  Czech Republic L Dlouhý
 Czech Republic P Vízner
6 7    
WC  France M Gicquel
 Czech Republic G Simon
4 4        Austria O Marach
 Czech Republic C Suk
4 66    
   Austria O Marach
 Czech Republic C Suk
6 6         13  Czech Republic L Dlouhý
 Czech Republic P Vízner
6 7  
   Slovakia D Hrbatý
 Slovakia M Mertiňák
6 2 8          Slovakia D Hrbatý
 Slovakia M Mertiňák
4 65    
   United Kingdom G Rusedski
 Czech Republic T Zíb
1 6 6        Slovakia D Hrbatý
 Slovakia M Mertiňák
6 6  
   South Africa C Haggard
 Croatia I Karlović
2 64     3  The Bahamas M Knowles
 Canada D Nestor
4 3    
3  The Bahamas M Knowles
 Canada D Nestor
6 7    

Section 4[edit]

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Quarterfinals
8  Sweden S Aspelin
 Australia T Perry
6      
   Argentina JM del Potro
 Argentina G Gaudio
3 r       8  Sweden S Aspelin
 Australia T Perry
4 4    
   Germany M Kohlmann
 Germany R Schüttler
2 1        Spain A Martín
 Italy P Starace
6 6    
   Spain A Martín
 Italy P Starace
6 6            Spain A Martín
 Italy P Starace
6 6    
WC  France J Haehnel
 France A Sidorenko
7 3 6       WC  France J Haehnel
 France A Sidorenko
3 2    
   Serbia and Montenegro N Djokovic
 Croatia L Zovko
5 6 4     WC  France J Haehnel
 France A Sidorenko
7 7  
   Serbia and Montenegro B Pašanski
 United States B Reynolds
4 6 6   9  Poland M Fyrstenberg
 Poland M Matkowski
64 63    
9  Poland M Fyrstenberg
 Poland M Matkowski
6 4 8          Spain A Martín
 Italy P Starace
     
14  France M Llodra
 Belgium O Rochus
6 6         2  Sweden J Björkman
 Belarus M Mirnyi
w / o
   Australia W Arthurs
 Australia L Hewitt
1 1       14  France M Llodra
 Belgium O Rochus
w / o  
   Spain N Almagro
 Spain A Portas
6 6        Spain N Almagro
 Spain A Portas
       
   Argentina L Arnold Ker
 Argentina M García
3 4         14  France M Llodra
 Belgium O Rochus
63 4  
WC  France J Chardy
 France J Ouanna
4 6 5       2  Sweden J Björkman
 Belarus M Mirnyi
7 6    
   Australia S Huss
 Israel H Levy
6 2 7        Australia S Huss
 Israel H Levy
1 2  
   Sweden R Lindstedt
 Finland J Nieminen
3 3     2  Sweden J Björkman
 Belarus M Mirnyi
6 6    
2  Sweden J Björkman
 Belarus M Mirnyi
6 6    

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