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1983 Australian Open – Men's Singles

Men's Singles
1983 Australian Open
Champion Mats Wilander
Runner-up Ivan Lendl
Final score 6–1, 6–4, 6–4

Johan Kriek was the defending champion, but lost in the quarterfinals to Mats Wilander.

Mats Wilander defeated Ivan Lendl 6–1, 6–4, 6–4 in the final to win the Men's Singles tennis title at the 1983 Australian Open.

Seeds

The seeded players are listed below. Mats Wilander is the champion; others show the round in which they were eliminated.
  1. Ivan Lendl, (Finals)
  2. John McEnroe, (Semifinals)
  3. Mats Wilander, (Champion)
  4. Eliot Teltscher, (Quarterfinals)
  5. Johan Kriek, (Quarterfinals)
  6. Vitas Gerulaitis, (Second Round)
  7. Tomáš Šmíd, (Quarterfinals)
  8. Anders Järryd, (Fourth Round)
  1. Henrik Sundström, (Second Round)
  2. Brian Teacher, (Third Round)
  3. Hank Pfister, (Second Round)
  4. Chris Lewis, (Third Round)
  5. Steve Denton, (Third Round)
  6. Tim Mayotte, (Semifinals)
  7. Paul McNamee, (Fourth Round)

Draw

Key

Final Eight

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                                                   
  1   Ivan Lendl 7 2 6 6    
7   Tomáš Šmíd 6 6 1 2    
  1   Ivan Lendl 6 7 6      
  15   Tim Mayotte 1 6 3      
4   Eliot Teltscher 4 2 6 6  
  15   Tim Mayotte 6 6 3 7    
    1   Ivan Lendl 1 4 4    
  3   Mats Wilander 6 6 6    
  5   Johan Kriek 3 4 6      
3   Mats Wilander 6 6 7      
3   Mats Wilander 4 6 6 6  
  2   John McEnroe 6 3 4 3    
  Wally Masur 2 1 2    
  2   John McEnroe 6 6 6      

Section 1

First round   Second round   Third round   Round four
 
    1   I Lendl 6 6 6      
    Q   J Smith 2 2 4      
      1   I Lendl 6 7 6 6    
  CA Miller 6 6 6 4           P Fleming 7 6 3 4    
  P Fleming 7 7 4 6         P Fleming 6 6 6    
  D Macpherson 6 1 7 1 10       F Buehning 1 2 3      
  F Buehning 3 6 6 6 12       1   I Lendl 7 6 6    
  V Amritraj 5 2 4             P Cash 6 3 3    
  M Kratzmann 7 6 6           M Kratzmann 2 2 7 4    
Q   W Hampson 5 3 3           P Cash 6 6 6 6    
  P Cash 7 6 6             P Cash 6 7 6 2 7
      11   B Teacher 4 6 7 6 5  
      B Derlin 1 6 4 3  
    11   B Teacher 6 3 6 6    
 

Section 2

First round   Second round   Third round   Round four
 
    13   C Lewis 6 7 6 6 6  
  C Hooper 6 6 6           C Hooper 7 5 7 3 4  
  H Simonsson 3 2 3           13   C Lewis 3 6 1      
Q   G Whitecross 2 4 3             J Fitzgerald 6 7 6      
  J Fitzgerald 6 6 6           J Fitzgerald 6 6 6    
      P Dent 3 3 3      
        J Fitzgerald 5 6 4 2  
  J Borowiak 6 3 6 7         7   T Šmid 7 3 6 6  
  P Feigl 3 6 3 5         J Borowiak 6 2 7 6    
      S Edberg 3 6 5 4    
        J Borowiak 4 6 1 4  
  J Gurfein 7 7 2 4 6       7   T Šmid 6 3 6 6    
  H van Boeckel 6 6 6 6 3       J Gurfein 4 6 7 1  
    7   T Šmid 6 7 6 6    
 

Section 3

First round   Second round   Third round   Round four
 
    4   E Teltscher 6 7 6 6    
      B Dyke 4 6 7 1    
      4   E Teltscher 6 6 3 6 6  
  G Holmes 7 4 6 2 2         T Gullikson 7 4 6 4 3  
  T Gullikson 6 6 4 6 6       T Gullikson 6 6 7    
  L Bourne 7 3 6 1 4       J Alexander 1 3 6      
  J Alexander 5 6 3 6 6       4   E Teltscher 6 7 6    
        R Meyer 4 6 4    
      M Davis 3 6 0 4 3  
  L Courteau 3 0 2           R Meyer 6 4 6 6 6  
  R Meyer 6 6 6             R Meyer 6 7 6    
  M Leach 6 7 6 6 6         M Leach 4 6 4      
  L Stefanki 4 6 7 7 3       M Leach 6 3 7 4 10
    9   H Sundstrom 2 6 5 6 8  
 

Section 4

First round   Second round   Third round   Round four
 
    15   T Mayotte 7 6 6      
  S Giammalva, Jr. 6 7 2 6         S Giammalva, Jr. 5 3 4      
  D Mustard 2 6 6 3         15   T Mayotte 6 3 6 6    
Q   CB Strode 3 5 6 5           M Edmondson 4 6 3 2    
  M Edmondson 6 7 4 7         M Edmondson 6 6 7    
    Q   D Pate 1 4 5      
      15   T Mayotte 6 6 6    
  R Gehring 3 2 4             J Nyström 4 4 4    
  J Nyström 6 6 6           J Nyström 3 6 7 6    
  R Frawley 7 7 6           R Frawley 6 2 5 3    
Q   P Doohan 6 5 3             J Nyström 6 6 6    
        Z Kuharszky 4 4 2      
      Z Kuharszky 6 6 6    
    6   V Gerulaitis 1 3 3      
 

Section 5

First round   Second round   Third round   Round four
 
    5   J Kriek 6 7 6      
      MS Strode 2 5 2      
      5   J Kriek 6 6 6      
  J Frawley 4 7 6 4 4         A Andrews 0 4 2      
  J McCurdy 6 6 2 6 6       J McCurdy 4 7 5 6  
  A Andrews 6 6 7           A Andrews 6 6 7 7    
  M Mitchell 4 4 6           5   J Kriek 6 6 7    
  E Oncins 0 3 3             J Lloyd 3 3 6    
  J Lloyd 6 6 6           J Lloyd 6 4 5 7 6  
    Q   R Seguso 3 6 7 6 4  
        J Lloyd 7 6 6    
  P Du Pré 3 7 2 6 9       14   S Denton 6 2 3      
  B Gilbert 6 5 6 3 7       P Du Pré 6 2 3 4  
    14   S Denton 4 6 6 6    
 

Section 6

First round   Second round   Third round   Round four
 
    16   P McNamee 4 7 3 6 6  
  C Johnstone 4 6 6 7 13       C Johnstone 6 6 6 3 2  
  M De Palmer 6 7 0 6 11       16   P McNamee 4 7 7 4 6  
        M Hocevar 6 6 6 6 3  
      N Odizor 6 2 2 6 4
  M Hocevar 6 3 6 7 6       M Hocevar 3 6 6 2 6  
  R Simpson 1 6 7 5 1       16   P McNamee 4 2 6    
  R Tanner 7 6 3 6         3   M Wilander 6 6 7    
  K Warwick 6 2 6 3         R Tanner 7 3 4 6 14  
  M Bauer 7 6 6 6         M Bauer 6 6 6 3 12  
  C Fancutt 6 4 7 1           R Tanner 4 7 3 1  
      3   M Wilander 6 6 6 6    
      B Testerman 4 6 7 3 2
    3   M Wilander 6 4 6 6 6  
 

Section 7

First round   Second round   Third round   Round four
 
    8   A Järryd 6 7 6      
Q   J Austin 6 1 4           B Drewett 4 6 2      
  B Drewett 7 6 6           8   A Järryd 6 2 6 6    
      Q   M Anger 3 6 2 1    
      M Dickson 4 4 6 4  
Q   M Anger 7 6 6         Q   M Anger 6 6 3 6    
  M Mečíř 5 3 1           8   A Järryd 3 3 6 1  
  S Youl 6 4 6 6           W Masur 6 6 4 6  
  J Lapidus 2 6 4 3         S Youl 4 6 6      
  W Masur 6 6 6           W Masur 6 7 7      
Q   E Sherbeck 2 4 2             W Masur 6 7 7    
      LL   K Flach 1 6 6      
      J Sadri 3 5 4    
    LL   K Flach 6 7 6      
 

Section 8

First round   Second round   Third round   Round four
 
    12   H Pfister 1 7 6 1    
      M Freeman 6 6 7 6    
        M Freeman 7 2 4 6    
  E Korita 4 3 4             T Gullikson 6 6 6 7    
  T Gullikson 6 6 6           T Gullikson 6 7 7    
  D Dowlen 4 4 6 6 3     Q   W Maher 4 6 6      
Q   W Maher 6 6 3 1 6         T Gullikson 3 2 2    
  D Gitlin 4 6 7 6         2   J McEnroe 6 6 6    
  T Benhabiles 6 0 6 2         D Gitlin 2 7 4 6 1  
      R Krishnan 6 6 6 3 6  
        R Krishnan 4 5 1    
  T Giammalva 3 6 6 6         2   J McEnroe 6 7 6      
  L Shiras 6 3 2 4         T Giammalva 3 6 3 3  
    2   J McEnroe 6 1 6 6    
 

External links

  • Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) – 1983 Australian Open Men's Singles draw


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