1996 Mercedes Cup – Doubles

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Doubles
1996 Mercedes Cup
1995 Champions Spain Tomás Carbonell
Spain Francisco Roig
Champions Belgium Libor Pimek
South Africa Byron Talbot[1]
Runners-up Spain Tomás Carbonell
Spain Francisco Roig
Final score 6–2, 5–7, 6–4
Events
Singles Doubles
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Tomás Carbonell and Francisco Roig were the defending champions but lost in the final 6–2, 5–7, 6–4 against Libor Pimek and Byron Talbot.[1]

Seeds[edit]

Champion seeds are indicated in bold text while text in italics indicates the round in which those seeds were eliminated. All eight seeded teams received byes into the second round.

Draw[edit]

Key[edit]

Final[edit]

Final
         
4 Spain Tomás Carbonell
Spain Francisco Roig
2 7 4
3 Belgium Libor Pimek
South Africa Byron Talbot
6 5 6

Top Half[edit]

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
1 Russia Y Kafelnikov
Netherlands M Oosting
4 4  
  Australia J Ireland
Republic of Macedonia A Kitinov
4 4     Czech Republic C Doseděl
Czech Republic P Vízner
6 6  
  Czech Republic C Doseděl
Czech Republic P Vízner
6 6     Czech Republic C Doseděl
Czech Republic P Vízner
6 6  
Q Brazil G Kuerten
Brazil F Meligeni
6 6   8 South Africa J-L de Jager
Netherlands S Schalken
4 0  
WC Russia A Chesnokov
Argentina H Gumy
3 2   Q Brazil G Kuerten
Brazil F Meligeni
2 4  
8 South Africa J-L de Jager
Netherlands S Schalken
6 6  
  Czech Republic C Doseděl
Czech Republic P Vízner
4 4  
4 Spain T Carbonell
Spain F Roig
6 6  
4 Spain T Carbonell
Spain F Roig
6 6  
  Sweden D Ekerot
Netherlands S Noteboom
6 3 5   Netherlands T Kempers
Netherlands T Nijssen
1 4  
  Netherlands T Kempers
Netherlands T Nijssen
3 6 7 4 Spain T Carbonell
Spain F Roig
6 6  
  United States J Belloli
Italy C Brandi
1 2   6 South Africa D Adams
Sweden P Nyborg
4 3  
WC Austria T Muster
Austria C Trimmel
6 6   WC Austria T Muster
Austria C Trimmel
6 4  
6 South Africa D Adams
Sweden P Nyborg
7 6  

Bottom Half[edit]

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
5 Czech Republic J Novák
Czech Republic D Rikl
7 6  
  Spain E Benfele Álvarez
Spain À Corretja
4 6 7   Spain E Benfele Álvarez
Spain À Corretja
6 3  
WC Sweden M Tillström
Czech Republic B Ulihrach
6 4 6 5 Czech Republic J Novák
Czech Republic D Rikl
7 3 4
  Sweden R Bergh
France O Delaître
6 6   3 Belgium L Pimek
South Africa B Talbot
6 6 6
  Spain J A Conde
United States J Waite
3 2     Sweden R Bergh
France O Delaître
4 6 3
3 Belgium L Pimek
South Africa B Talbot
6 4 6
3 Belgium L Pimek
South Africa B Talbot
6 7  
7 United States T Kronemann
Australia D Macpherson
4 6  
7 United States T Kronemann
Australia D Macpherson
6 7  
  Hungary G Köves
Hungary L Markovits
4 1   WC Germany K Braasch
Spain S Bruguera
4 6  
WC Germany K Braasch
Spain S Bruguera
6 6   7 United States T Kronemann
Australia D Macpherson
6 5 6
  United States S Cannon
United States G Van Emburgh
6 6 3   Australia J Eagle
Australia A Florent
4 7 2
  Australia J Eagle
Australia A Florent
7 4 6   Australia J Eagle
Australia A Florent
4 6 6
2 Argentina L Lobo
Spain J Sánchez
6 2 2

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "1996 Mercedes Cup - Doubles". ATPWorldTour.com. Retrieved 2010-11-17.