1998 ATP German Open

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1998 ATP German Open
Date 4 –11 May
Edition 92nd
Category ATP Super 9
Draw 56S / 28D
Prize money $2,200,000
Surface Clay / outdoor
Location Hamburg, Germany
Venue Rothenbaum Tennis Center
Champions
Singles
Spain Albert Costa [1]
Doubles
United States Donald Johnson / United States Francisco Montana [2]
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The 1998 German Open was a men's tennis tournament played on outdoor clay courts. It was the 92nd edition of the Hamburg Masters (German Open), and was part of the ATP Super 9 of the 1998 ATP Tour. It took place at the Rothenbaum Tennis Center in Hamburg, Germany, from through 4 May through 11 May 1998.[3]

The men's field was headlined by ATP No. 1, Indian Wells, Miami, Auckland titlist, Australian Open finalist Marcelo Ríos, Antwerp winner, Indian Wells and 1997 U.S. Open runner-up Greg Rusedski and Marseille runner-up, 1994 Hamburg winner Yevgeny Kafelnikov. Other top seeds competing were Dubai titlist Àlex Corretja, Gustavo Kuerten, Karol Kučera, Richard Krajicek and Alberto Berasategui.

Champions[edit]

Singles[edit]

Spain Albert Costa defeated Spain Àlex Corretja 6–2, 6–0, 1–0, retired.

  • It was Albert Costa's 1st title of the year, and his 7th overall. It was his 1st Masters title of the year, and overall.

Doubles[edit]

United States Donald Johnson / United States Francisco Montana defeated South Africa David Adams / New Zealand Brett Steven 6–4, 6–4

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