2002 BNP Paribas Masters

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2002 BNP Paribas Masters
Date 28 October – 3 November
Edition 31st
Category Tennis Masters Series
Draw 48S / 24D
Prize money $2,328,000
Surface Carpet / indoor
Location Paris, France
Venue Palais Omnisports de Paris-Bercy
Champions
Singles
Russia Marat Safin [1]
Doubles
France Nicolas Escudé / France Fabrice Santoro [2]
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The 2002 BNP Paribas Masters was a men's tennis tournament played on indoor carpet courts. It was the 31st edition of the Paris Masters and was part of the Tennis Masters Series of the 2002 ATP Tour. It took place at the Palais Omnisports de Paris-Bercy in Paris in France from 28 October through 3 November 2002.

The singles draw was headlined by ATP No. 1, San Jose, Indian Wells, Queen's, Wimbledon champion and Cincinnati finalist Lleyton Hewitt, Scottsdale, Miami, Rome and Los Angeles winner Andre Agassi and Australian Open, Hamburg runner-up and 2000 Paris champion Marat Safin. Other top seeds were Hong Kong and Monte Carlo winner Juan Carlos Ferrero, Madrid finalist Jiří Novák, Tim Henman, Sébastien Grosjean and Roger Federer.

Champions[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

Russia Marat Safin defeated Australia Lleyton Hewitt 7–6(7–4), 6–0, 6–4

  • It was Safin's only title of the year and the 12th of his career.

Men's Doubles[edit]

France Nicolas Escudé / France Fabrice Santoro defeated Brazil Gustavo Kuerten / France Cédric Pioline 6–3, 7–6(8–6)

  • It was Escudé's 3rd title of the year and the 5th of his career. It was Santoro's 2nd title of the year and the 13th of his career.

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