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1992 Australian Open

 

1992 Australian Open

1992 Australian Open
Date:   13–26 January
Edition:   80th
Category:   Grand Slam (ITF)
Surface:   Hardcourt (Rebound Ace)
Location:   Melbourne, Australia
Venue:   National Tennis Centre at Flinders Park
Champions
Men's Singles
Jim Courier
Women's Singles
Monica Seles
Men's Doubles
Todd Woodbridge / Mark Woodforde
Women's Doubles
Arantxa Sánchez Vicario / Helena Suková
Mixed Doubles
Nicole Provis / Mark Woodforde
Boys' Singles
Grant Doyle
Girls' Singles
Joanne Limmer
Boys' Doubles
Grant Doyle / Brad Sceney
Girls' Doubles
Lindsay Davenport / Nicole London
Australian Open
 < 1991 1993 > 

The 1992 Australian Open was a tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts at Flinders Park in Melbourne, Australia and was held from 13 through 26 January 1992. It was the 80th edition of the Australian Open and the first Grand Slam tournament of the year.

Seniors

Men's Singles

Jim Courier defeated Stefan Edberg 6–3, 3–6, 6–4, 6–2 [1]

  • It was Courier's 2nd career Grand Slam title and his 1st Australian Open title.

Women's Singles

Monica Seles defeated Mary Joe Fernandez 6–2, 6–3 [2]

  • It was Seles' 5th career Grand Slam title and her 2nd Australian Open title.

Men's Doubles

Todd Woodbridge / Mark Woodforde defeated Kelly Jones / Rick Leach 6–4, 6–3, 6–4 [3]

  • It was Woodbridge's 2nd career Grand Slam title and his 1st Australian Open title. It was Woodforde's 2nd career Grand Slam title and his 1st Australian Open title.

Women's Doubles

Arantxa Sánchez Vicario / Helena Suková defeated Mary Joe Fernandez / Zina Garrison 6–4, 7–6 (7–2) [4]

  • It was Sánchez Vicario's 3rd career Grand Slam title and her 1st Australian Open title. It was Suková's 8th career Grand Slam title and her 2nd Australian Open title.

Mixed Doubles

Nicole Provis / Mark Woodforde defeated Arantxa Sánchez Vicario / Todd Woodbridge 6–3, 4–6, 11–9[5]

  • It was Provis' 1st career Grand Slam title and her only Australian Open title. It was Woodforde's 3rd career Grand Slam title and his 2nd Australian Open title.

Juniors

Boys' Singles

Grant Doyle defeated Brian Dunn 6–2, 6–0

Girls' Singles

Joanne Limmer defeated Lindsay Davenport 7–5, 6–2

Boys' Doubles

Grant Doyle / Brad Sceney defeated Lex Carrington / Jason Thompson 6–4, 6–4

Girls' Doubles

Lindsay Davenport / Nicole London defeated Maija Avotins / Joanne Limmer 6–2, 7–5

Prize money

Event W F SF QF 4R 3R 2R 1R
Singles [6] Men A$360,000 A$180,000 A$90,000 A$46,800 A$22,200 A$14,500 A$8,800 A$5,400
Women A$360,000 A$180,000 A$90,000 A$46,800 A$22,200 A$14,500 A$8,800 A$5,400

References

  1. ^ "1992 Men's Singles". Tennis Australia. 
  2. ^ "1992 Women's Singles". Tennis Australia. 
  3. ^ "1992 Men's Doubles". Tennis Australia. 
  4. ^ "1992 Women's Doubles". Tennis Australia. 
  5. ^ "1992 Australian Open Mixed doubles" WTA
  6. ^ John Barrett, ed. (1993). World of Tennis. London: Queen Anne Press. p. 65.  

External links

  • Australian Open official website
Preceded by
1991 US Open
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1992 French Open
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