2002 AIG Japan Open Tennis Championships

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2002 AIG Japan Open Tennis Championships
Date September 30 – October 6
Edition 29th
Location Tokyo in Japan
Champions
Men's Singles
Denmark Kenneth Carlsen
Women's Singles
United States Jill Craybas
Men's Doubles
South Africa Jeff Coetzee / South Africa Chris Haggard
Women's Doubles
Japan Shinobu Asagoe / Japan Nana Miyagi

The 2002 AIG Japan Open Tennis Championships was a tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts at the Ariake Coliseum in Tokyo in Japan that was part of the International Series Gold of the 2002 ATP Tour and of Tier III of the 2002 WTA Tour. The tournament ran from September 30 through October 6, 2002.

Winners[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

Denmark Kenneth Carlsen defeated Sweden Magnus Norman 7–6(8–6), 6–3

  • It was Carlsen's only title of the year and the 2nd of his career.

Women's Singles[edit]

United States Jill Craybas defeated Croatia Silvija Talaja 2–6, 6–4, 6–4

  • It was Craybas' only title of the year and the 1st of her career.

Men's Doubles[edit]

South Africa Jeff Coetzee / South Africa Chris Haggard defeated United States Jan-Michael Gambill / United States Graydon Oliver 7–6(7–4), 6–4

  • It was Coetzee's 2nd title of the year and the 2nd of his career. It was Haggard's 2nd title of the year and the 3rd of his career.

Women's Doubles[edit]

Japan Shinobu Asagoe / Japan Nana Miyagi defeated Russia Svetlana Kuznetsova / Spain Arantxa Sánchez-Vicario 6–4, 4–6, 6–4

  • It was Asagoe's 2nd title of the year and the 2nd of her career. It was Miyagi's only title of the year and the 10th of her career.

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