1997 Gerry Weber Open

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1997 Gerry Weber Open
Date June 9 – June 15
Edition 5th
Surface Grass / Outdoors
Russia Yevgeny Kafelnikov
Germany Karsten Braasch / Germany Michael Stich
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The 1997 Gerry Weber Open was a tennis tournament played on outdoor grass courts. It was the 5th edition of the Gerry Weber Open, and was part of the World Series of the 1997 ATP Tour. It took place at the Gerry Weber Stadion in Halle, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, from June 9 through June 15, 1997.



Russia Yevgeny Kafelnikov defeated Czech Republic Petr Korda 7–6, 6–7, 7–6

  • It was Kafelnikov's 2nd title of the year and the 26th of his career.


Germany Karsten Braasch / Germany Michael Stich defeated South Africa David Adams / South Africa Marius Barnard 7–6, 6–3

  • It was Braasch's first title of his career. It was Stich's first title of the year and the 28th of his career.

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