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1999 French Open

 

1999 French Open

1999 French Open
Date 24 May - 6 June
Edition 98th
Category Grand Slam (ITF)
Surface Clay
Location Paris (XVIe), France
Venue Stade Roland Garros
Champions
Men's Singles
Andre Agassi
Women's Singles
Steffi Graf
Men's Doubles
Mahesh Bhupathi / Leander Paes
Women's Doubles
Serena Williams / Venus Williams
Mixed Doubles
Piet Norval / Katarina Srebotnik
Boys' Singles
Guillermo Coria
Girls' Singles
Lourdes Domínguez Lino
Boys' Doubles
Irakli Labadze / Lovro Zovko
Girls' Doubles
Flavia Pennetta / Roberta Vinci

The 1999 French Open was a tennis tournament that took place on the outdoor clay courts at the Stade Roland Garros in Paris, France. The tournament was held from 24 May until 6 June. It was the 98th staging of the French Open, and the second Grand Slam tennis event of 1999.

Contents

  • Seniors 1
    • Men's singles 1.1
    • Women's singles 1.2
    • Men's doubles 1.3
    • Women's doubles 1.4
    • Mixed doubles 1.5
  • Juniors 2
    • Boys' singles 2.1
    • Girls' singles 2.2
    • Boys' doubles 2.3
    • Girls' doubles 2.4
  • Singles players 3
    • Men's Singles 3.1
  • Notes 4
  • External links 5

Seniors

Men's singles

Andre Agassi[1] defeated Andrei Medvedev, 1–6, 2–6, 6–4, 6–3, 6–4

• It was Agassi's 4th career Grand Slam singles title and his 1st and only title at the French Open.

Women's singles

Steffi Graf defeated Martina Hingis, 4–6, 7–5, 6–2

• It was Graf's 22nd and last career Grand Slam singles title and her 6th title at the French Open.

Men's doubles

Mahesh Bhupathi / Leander Paes defeated Goran Ivanišević / Jeff Tarango, 6–2, 7–5

• It was Bhupathi's 1st career Grand Slam doubles title.
• It was Paes' 1st career Grand Slam doubles title.

Women's doubles

Serena Williams / Venus Williams defeated Martina Hingis / Anna Kournikova, 6–3, 6–7(2–7), 8–6

• It was S. Williams' 1st career Grand Slam doubles title.
• It was V. Williams' 1st career Grand Slam doubles title.

Mixed doubles

Katarina Srebotnik / Piet Norval defeated Larisa Neiland / Rick Leach, 6–3, 3–6, 6–3

• It was Srebotnik's 1st career Grand Slam mixed doubles title.
• It was Norval's 1st and only career Grand Slam mixed doubles title.

Juniors

Boys' singles

Guillermo Coria[2] def. David Nalbandian, 6–4, 6–3

Girls' singles

Lourdes Domínguez Lino defeated Stéphanie Foretz, 6–4, 6–4

Boys' doubles

Irakli Labadze / Lovro Zovko defeated Kristian Pless / Olivier Rochus, 6–1, 7–6

Girls' doubles

Flavia Pennetta / Roberta Vinci defeated Mia Buric / Kim Clijsters, 7–5, 5–7, 6–4

Singles players

Men's Singles

Notes

  1. ^ Agassi became only the fifth male player in history to complete a Career Slam, and the first to ever win all four Grand Slam tournaments on different surfaces.
  2. ^ Coria reached the 2004 Men's Singles final, but lost to Gastón Gaudio.

External links

  • French Open official website
Preceded by
1999 Australian Open
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1999 Wimbledon Championships
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