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2001 Wimbledon Championships – Men's Singles

2001 Wimbledon Championships
Champion   Goran Ivanišević
Runner-up   Patrick Rafter
Final score   6–3, 3–6, 6–3, 2–6, 9–7
Events
Singles   men   women       boys   girls
Doubles   men   women   mixed   boys   girls
Other events
Legends    men    women    seniors
WC Doubles    men    women  
Wimbledon Championships
 < 2000 2002 > 

Goran Ivanišević became this tournament's champion, defeating Patrick Rafter, 6–3, 3–6, 6–3, 2–6, 9–7, in the final. He became the first wild card to win a major. Before the tournament he was ranked 125th[1] and after the win he was 16th. The win was especially satisfying for Ivanišević, as he had made the finals three times before (in 1992, 1994 and 1998) but lost each (to Agassi, and Sampras twice, respectively).

29-year-old Pete Sampras was the four-time defending champion, but he lost in the fourth round to 19-year-old and future seven-time Wimbledon Champion Roger Federer. The Sampras-Federer match was the only time the two ever competed against each other in any ATP event as active tour players. This was the first grand slam that Federer was seeded.

Seeds

  1. Pete Sampras (Fourth Round)
  2. Andre Agassi (Semifinals)
  3. Patrick Rafter (Final)
  4. Marat Safin (Quarterfinals)
  5. Lleyton Hewitt (Fourth Round)
  6. Tim Henman (Semifinals)
  7. Yevgeny Kafelnikov (Third Round)
  8. Juan Carlos Ferrero (Third Round)
  9. Sébastien Grosjean (Third Round)
  10. Thomas Enqvist (Quarterfinals)
  11. Thomas Johansson (Second Round)
  12. Jan-Michael Gambill (First Round)
  13. Arnaud Clément (Fourth Round)
  14. Wayne Ferreira (First Round)
  15. Roger Federer (Quarterfinals)
  16. Vladimir Voltchkov (First Round)
  17. Tommy Haas (First Round)
  18. Magnus Norman (Withdrew because of injury)
  19. Nicolas Kiefer (Fourth Round)
  20. Fabrice Santoro (Third Round)
  21. Carlos Moyà (Second Round)
  22. Dominik Hrbatý (First Round)
  23. Todd Martin (Fourth Round)
  24. Nicolas Escudé (Quarterfinals)
  25. Albert Portas (First Round)
  26. Sjeng Schalken (Third Round)
  27. Hicham Arazi (Third Round)
  28. Franco Squillari (First Round)
  29. Guillermo Coria (First Round)
  30. Nicolás Lapentti (Withdrew because of injury)
  31. Alberto Martín (First Round)
  32. Gastón Gaudio (First Round)
  33. Jonas Björkman (Third Round)
  34. Harel Levy (First Round)


Norman and Lapentti were replaced by the two highest ranked non seeded players Jonas Bjorkman and Harel Levy who became the number 33 and 34 seeds. [2]

  1. ^ http://www.atpworldtour.com/Tennis/Players/Iv/G/Goran-Ivanisevic.aspx?t=rh
  2. ^ [2011 Wimbledon Compendium, Alan Little, AELTC, ISBN No. 978 1 899039 36 4]

Draw

Key

Finals

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                                                   
  15   Roger Federer 5 66 6 66    
6   Tim Henman 7 78 2 78    
  6   Tim Henman 5 78 6 65 3  
  WC   Goran Ivanišević 7 66 0 77 6  
4   Marat Safin 62 5 6 63  
  WC   Goran Ivanišević 77 7 3 77    
    WC   Goran Ivanišević 6 3 6 2 9
  3   Patrick Rafter 3 6 3 6 7
  10   Thomas Enqvist 1 3 65      
3   Patrick Rafter 6 6 77      
3   Patrick Rafter 2 6 3 6 8
  2   Andre Agassi 6 3 6 2 6  
24   Nicolas Escudé 77 3 4 2  
  2   Andre Agassi 63 6 6 6    

Top half

Section 1

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
1 P Sampras 6 77 6    
  F Clavet 4 65 4     1 P Sampras 6 6 65 4 6
WC B Cowan 6 6 77     WC B Cowan 3 2 77 6 3
WC M Hilton 3 2 62     1 P Sampras 6 6 7    
  S Sargsian 6 6 6       S Sargsian 4 4 5    
  J Acasuso 3 1 4       S Sargsian 6 6 3 6  
  T Robredo 77 6         T Robredo 2 4 6 1  
34 H Levy 65 5 r     1 P Sampras 67 7 4 77 5
33 J Björkman 6 6 6     15 R Federer 79 5 6 62 7
  L Burgsmüller 4 3 4     33 J Björkman 77 77 6    
  M Chang 6 6 64 4 6   M Chang 64 61 3    
  J Vaněk 2 2 77 6 2 33 J Björkman 64 3 62    
  X Malisse 6 6 6     15 R Federer 77 6 77    
  J Díaz 2 3 3       X Malisse 3 5 6 6 3
  C Rochus 2 3 2     15 R Federer 6 7 3 4 6
15 R Federer 6 6 6    

Section 2

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
12 J-M Gambill 4 6 77 3 2
C Woodruff 6 3 64 6 6 C Woodruff 4 4 2
M Larsson 6 3 60 6 6 M Larsson 6 6 6
M Rosset 4 6 77 3 2 M Larsson 6 0 3 5
J Novák 6 6 6 23 T Martin 4 6 6 7
F Vicente 1 4 3 J Novák 77 6 4 4 4
LL P Srichaphan 3 4 77 3 23 T Martin 63 2 6 6 6
23 T Martin 6 6 64 6 23 T Martin 77 65 6 3 2
26 S Schalken 6 3 6 62 7 6 T Henman 63 77 4 6 6
S Koubek 4 6 4 77 5 26 S Schalken 6 3 6 6
B Ulihrach 3 4 1 Q B Bryan 4 6 3 4
Q B Bryan 6 6 6 26 S Schalken 7 3 4 2
WC M Lee 6 6 6 6 T Henman 5 6 6 6
G Pozzi 4 3 1 WC M Lee 2 3 4
Q A Derepasko 1 1 1 6 T Henman 6 6 6
6 T Henman 6 6 6

Section 3

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
4 M Safin 6 7 5 6
Q J Knowle 2 5 7 3 4 M Safin 77 3 1
G Blanco 2 3 2 Q D Nestor 64 6 2 r
Q D Nestor 6 6 6 4 M Safin 77 6 5 1 6
D Prinosil 65 6 6 6 D Prinosil 61 3 7 6 3
H-t Lee 77 2 4 4 D Prinosil 6 4 6 4 6
D Sanguinetti 6 3 6 65 7 D Sanguinetti 3 6 4 6 0
25 A Portas 3 6 3 77 5 4 M Safin 6 6 6
22 D Hrbatý 2 7 4 2 13 A Clément 0 3 2
R Sluiter 6 5 6 6 R Sluiter 6 77 2 6
Q S Draper 7 3 6 5 3 Q T Woodbridge 4 63 6 3
Q T Woodbridge 5 6 3 7 6 R Sluiter 77 67 4 4
G Puentes 6 77 6 13 A Clément 64 79 6 6
M Puerta 3 62 4 G Puentes 3 3 4
J Knippschild 65 7 1 3 13 A Clément 6 6 6
13 A Clément 77 5 6 6

Section 4

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
11 T Johansson 6 4 65 77 6
A Ilie 4 6 77 65 2 11 T Johansson 61 1 6 63
A Roddick 6 6 77 A Roddick 77 6 4 77
Q I Heuberger 4 4 60 A Roddick 65 5 6 3
Q F Jonsson 4 4 4 WC G Ivanišević 77 7 3 6
WC G Ivanišević 6 6 6 WC G Ivanišević 66 6 6 6
Q N Godwin 6 77 3 4 4 21 C Moyá 78 3 4 4
21 C Moyá 2 64 6 6 6 WC G Ivanišević 77 6 6
31 A Martín 1 1 0 G Rusedski 65 4 4
B Black 6 6 6 B Black 1 3 4
A Pavel 62 77 61 2 G Rusedski 6 6 6
G Rusedski 77 65 77 6 G Rusedski 6 6 6
J Stoltenberg 6 6 3 6 8 J C Ferrero 1 4 4
J Boutter 3 4 6 2 J Stoltenberg 64 6 3 77 3
Q L Milligan 0 2 2 8 J C Ferrero 77 4 6 63 6
8 J C Ferrero 6 6 6

Bottom half

Section 5

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
7 Y Kafelnikov 6 6 6
Q Y-i Yoon 4 2 4 7 Y Kafelnikov 65 6 6 6
LL A Sá 63 77 4 6 6 WC A Parmar 77 3 3 1
WC A Parmar 77 65 6 4 8 7 Y Kafelnikov 6 1 3 62
J Balcells 5 64 68 G Cañas 3 6 6 77
K Carlsen 7 77 710 K Carlsen 5 6 77 64 4
G Cañas 1 6 3 6 7 G Cañas 7 4 61 77 6
32 G Gaudio 6 1 6 2 5 G Cañas 3 3 1
17 T Haas 4 7 1 0 r 10 T Enqvist 6 6 6
LL W Black 6 5 6 3 LL W Black 6 6 77
F Mantilla 6 6 65 3 2 F Mantilla 1 2 65
Q M Llodra 4 2 77 6 1r LL W Black 5 4 2
M Hipfl 6 6 4 4 3 10 T Enqvist 7 6 6
Q S Huet 3 3 6 6 6 Q S Huet 2 61 1
M Damm 1 3 5 10 T Enqvist 6 77 6
10 T Enqvist 6 6 7

Section 6

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
16 V Voltchkov 3 711 68 5
M Youzhny 6 69 710 7 M Youzhny 79 6 6
A Dupuis 6 5 62 6 6 A Dupuis 67 3 2
Q C Mamiit 4 7 77 3 1 M Youzhny 7 6 2
W Arthurs 5 2 4 19 F Santoro 5 0 0 r
M Mirnyi 7 6 6 M Mirnyi 64 1 4
M Zabaleta 5 1 3 19 F Santoro 77 6 6
19 F Santoro 7 6 6 M Youzhny 6 3 2 5
27 H Arazi 77 6 6 3 P Rafter 2 6 6 7
D Sánchez 64 2 3 27 H Arazi 77 77 77
A Calleri 77 3 3 3 O Rochus 63 63 63
O Rochus 65 6 6 6 27 H Arazi 63 4 5
S Doseděl 7 6 1 77 3 P Rafter 77 6 7
LL J Vacek 5 1 6 65 S Doseděl 5 6 4 1
D Vacek 2 67 3 3 P Rafter 7 4 6 6
3 P Rafter 6 79 6

Section 7

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
5 L Hewitt 6 6 6
M Gustafsson 1 2 4 5 L Hewitt 1 7 6 62 6
S Bruguera 0 1 4 Q T Dent 6 5 3 77 3
Q T Dent 6 6 6 5 L Hewitt 7 5 6 77
E Kempes 65 7 6 3 10 Y El Aynaoui 5 7 4 64
Y El Aynaoui 77 5 3 6 12 Y El Aynaoui 6 6 77
A Vinciguerra 6 77 3 6 A Vinciguerra 1 4 64
28 F Squillari 4 62 6 4 5 L Hewitt 6 4 3 6 4
24 N Escudé 6 6 6 24 N Escudé 4 6 6 4 6
LL M Fish 2 3 2 24 N Escudé 6 6 6
Q L Paes 6 6 3 7 Q L Paes 3 4 2
D Elsner 0 1 6 5 24 N Escudé 5 6 6 6
I Ljubičić 63 64 5 9 S Grosjean 7 4 3 4
R Schüttler 77 77 7 R Schüttler 5 2 66
M Kratochvil 3 3 4 9 S Grosjean 7 6 78
9 S Grosjean 6 6 6

Section 8

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
14 W Ferreira 64 3 0 r
A Stoliarov 77 6 3 A Stoliarov 3 63 6 6 12
M Tabara 2 3 5 C Pioline 6 77 4 3 10
C Pioline 6 6 7 A Stoliarov 65 4 77 3
J Siemerink 65 4 4 19 N Kiefer 77 6 64 6
WC K Pless 77 6 6 WC K Pless 61 2 4
Á Calatrava 6 3 1 4 19 N Kiefer 77 6 6
19 N Kiefer 2 6 6 6 19 N Kiefer 3 5 5
29 G Coria 4 6 6 4 3 2 A Agassi 6 7 7
F Meligeni 6 3 0 6 6 F Meligeni 4 6 62 77 3
N Massú 6 3 6 6 N Massú 6 2 77 63 6
WC L Childs 4 6 1 4 N Massú 3 1 1
WC J Delgado 6 6 7 2 A Agassi 6 6 6
A Medvedev 2 4 5 WC J Delgado 2 4 3
P Wessels 61 4 4 2 A Agassi 6 6 6
2 A Agassi 77 6 6

External links

  • 2001 Wimbledon Championships on ATPtennis.com
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