1996 Swedish Open

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1996 Swedish Open
Date July 8 – July 14
Edition 49th
Category World Series
Draw 32S/16D
Prize money $303,000
Surface Clay / Outdoor
Location Båstad, Sweden
Sweden Magnus Gustafsson [1]
Sweden David Ekerot / United States Jeff Tarango [2]

The 1996 Swedish Open was a men's tennis tournament played on outdoor clay courts in Båstad in Sweden and was part of the World Series of the 1996 ATP Tour. It was the 49th tournament exhibition from 8-14 July 1996. Fourth-seeded Magnus Gustafsson won the singles title.[3]


Men's Singles[edit]

Sweden Magnus Gustafsson defeated Ukraine Andriy Medvedev 6–1, 6–3

  • It was Gustafsson's 2nd title of the year and the 9th of his career.

Men's Doubles[edit]

Sweden David Ekerot / United States Jeff Tarango defeated Australia Joshua Eagle / Sweden Peter Nyborg 6–4, 6–1

  • It was Ekerot's 1st title of the year and the 1st of his career. It was Tarango's 1st title of the year and the 6th of his career.


  1. ^ "ATP – 1996 Bastad Men's Singles draw". www.atpworldtour.com. ATP. 
  2. ^ "ATP – 1996 Bastad Men's Doubles draw". www.atpworldtour.com. ATP. 
  3. ^ John Barrett, ed. (1997). ITF World of Tennis 1997. London: CollinsWillow. p. 150. ISBN 9780002187145. 

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