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2003 ATP Tour

2003 ATP Tour
Details
Duration 30 December 2002 – 8 November 2003
Edition 34th
Tournaments 68
Achievements
Most tournament titles Roger Federer (7)
Most tournament finals Roger Federer (9)
Prize money leader Roger Federer ($4,000,680)
Points leader Andy Roddick (4,535)
Awards
Player of the year Andy Roddick
Doubles Team of the year Bob Bryan
Mike Bryan
Most improved player of the year Rainer Schüttler
Newcomer of the year Rafael Nadal
Comeback player of the year Mark Phillipoussis
2002
2004

The ATP Tour is the elite tour for professional tennis organised by the ATP. The ATP Tour includes the four Grand Slam tournaments, the Tennis Masters Cup, the ATP Masters Series, the International Series Gold and the International Series tournaments.

Contents

  • Schedule 1
    • January 1.1
    • February 1.2
    • March 1.3
    • April 1.4
    • May 1.5
    • June 1.6
    • July 1.7
    • August 1.8
    • September 1.9
    • October 1.10
    • November 1.11
  • Statistical Information 2
  • ATP entry rankings 3
    • Singles 3.1
  • Retirements 4
  • References 5
  • External links 6
  • See also 7

Schedule

The table below shows the 2003 ATP Tour schedule.

Key
Grand Slam tournaments
ATP Tennis Masters Cup
ATP Tennis Masters Series
ATP International Series Gold
ATP International Series
Team events

January

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
30 December 2002 Hopman Cup
Perth, Australia
Hopman Cup
Hard (i) – 8 teams (RR)
 United States
3–0
 Australia
Round Robin losers (Group A)
 Spain
 Uzbekistan
 Belgium
Round Robin losers (Group B)
 Czech Republic
 Italy
 Slovakia
2003 AAPT Championships
Adelaide, Australia
International Series
$380,000
Hard
Nikolay Davydenko
6–2, 7–6(3)
Kristof Vliegen Richard Krajicek
Adrian Voinea
Brian Vahaly
Alberto Martín
Mariano Zabaleta
Antony Dupuis
Jeff Coetzee
Chris Haggard

2–6, 6–4, 7–6(7)
Max Mirnyi
Jeff Morrison
2003 Tata Open
Chennai, India
International Series
$380,000
Hard
Paradorn Srichaphan
6–3, 6–1
Karol Kučera Juan Ignacio Chela
Jean-René Lisnard
Guillermo Cañas
Tomas Behrend
Rainer Schüttler
Sargis Sargsian
Julian Knowle
Michael Kohlmann

7–6(1), 7–6(3)
František Čermák
Leoš Friedl
2003 Qatar Open
Doha, Qatar
International Series
$1,000,000
Hard
Stefan Koubek
6–4, 6–4
Jan-Michael Gambill Mikhail Youzhny
Younes El Aynaoui
Roger Federer
Fernando Vicente
Fabrice Santoro
Andreas Vinciguerra
Martin Damm
Cyril Suk

3–6, 6–1, 7–6(4)
Mark Knowles
Daniel Nestor
6 January 2003 Heineken Open
Auckland, New Zealand
International Series
$380,000
Hard
Gustavo Kuerten
6-3, 7–5
Dominik Hrbatý Félix Mantilla
Mariano Zabaleta
Jiří Novák
David Ferrer
Guillermo Coria
Stefan Koubek
David Adams
Robbie Koenig

7–6(5), 3–6, 6–3
Tomáš Cibulec
Leoš Friedl
2003 Adidas International
Sydney, Australia
International Series
$380,000
Hard
Hyung-Taik Lee
4–6, 7–6(6), 7–6(4)
Juan Carlos Ferrero Wayne Ferreira
Rainer Schüttler
Marat Safin
Franco Squillari
Mardy Fish
Paradorn Srichaphan
Paul Hanley
Nathan Healey

7–6(3), 6–4
Mahesh Bhupathi
Joshua Eagle
13 January
20 January
2003 Australian Open
Melbourne, Australia
Grand Slam
$10,591,690
Hard
Andre Agassi
6–2, 6–2, 6–1
Rainer Schüttler Andy Roddick
Wayne Ferreira
Younes El Aynaoui
David Nalbandian
Juan Carlos Ferrero
Sébastien Grosjean
Michaël Llodra
Fabrice Santoro

6–4, 3–6, 6–3
Mark Knowles
Daniel Nestor
Mixed Doubles:
Leander Paes
Martina Navratilova

6–4, 7–5
Todd Woodbridge
Eleni Daniilidou
27 January 2003 Milan Open
Milan, Italy
International Series
$380,000
Carpet (indoor)
Martin Verkerk
6–4, 5–7, 7–5
Yevgeny Kafelnikov Jarkko Nieminen
Ivan Ljubičić
Richard Krajicek
Jonas Björkman
Julien Varlet
Davide Sanguinetti
Petr Luxa
Radek Štěpánek

6–4, 7–6(4)
Tomáš Cibulec
Pavel Vízner

February

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
3 February Davis Cup by BNP Paribas First Round
Bucharest, Romania – Carpet (i)
Arnhem, Netherland – Carpet (i)
Sydney, Australia – Clay (Red)
Helsingborg, Sweden – Carpet (i)
Zagreb, Croatia – Carpet (i)
Seville, Spain – Clay (Red)
Buenos Aires, Argentina – Clay (Red)
Ostrava, Czech Republic – Clay (Red) (i)
First Round winners
 France 4–1
 Switzerland 3–2
 Australia 4–1
 Sweden 3–2
 Croatia 4–1
 Spain 5–01
 Argentina 5–0
 Russia 3–2
First Round losers
 Romania
 Netherlands
 Great Britain
 Brazil
 United States
 Belgium
 Germany
 Czech Republic
10 February 2003 Open 13
Marseille, France
International Series
$500,000
Hard (indoor)
Roger Federer
6–2, 7–6(6)
Jonas Björkman Karol Kučera
Nicolas Escudé
Raemon Sluiter
Olivier Rochus
Dominik Hrbatý
Rodolphe Cadart
Sébastien Grosjean
Fabrice Santoro

6–1, 6–4
Tomáš Cibulec
Pavel Vízner
2003 Siebel Open
San Jose, USA
International Series
$380,000
Hard (indoor)
Andre Agassi
6–3, 6–1
Davide Sanguinetti James Blake
Justin Gimelstob
Vladimir Voltchkov
Nikolay Davydenko
Vincent Spadea
Kenneth Carlsen
Hyung-Taik Lee
Vladimir Voltchkov

7–5, 4–6, 6–3
Paul Goldstein
Robert Kendrick
2003 Bell South Open
Viña del Mar, Chile
International Series
$345,000
Clay
David Sánchez
1–6, 6–3, 6–3
Marcelo Ríos Gastón Gaudio
Albert Montañés
Félix Mantilla
Agustín Calleri
Andrea Gaudenzi
Jiří Vaněk
Agustín Calleri
Mariano Hood

6–3, 1–6, 6–4
František Čermák
Leoš Friedl
17 February 2003 Copa AT&T
Buenos Aires, Argentina
International Series
$380,000
Clay
Carlos Moyà
6–3, 4–6, 6–4
Guillermo Coria Gustavo Kuerten
Gastón Gaudio
Luis Horna
Félix Mantilla
Juan Ignacio Chela
David Nalbandian
Mariano Hood
Sebastián Prieto

6–2, 6–2
Lucas Arnold Ker
David Nalbandian
2003 Kroger St. Jude International
Memphis, USA
International Series Gold
$690,000
Hard (indoor)
Taylor Dent
6–1, 6–4
Andy Roddick Brian Vahaly
Vincent Spadea
Robby Ginepri
Irakli Labadze
Vladimir Voltchkov
Mardy Fish
Mark Knowles
Daniel Nestor

6–2, 7–6(3)
Bob Bryan
Mike Bryan
2003 ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament
Rotterdam, Netherlands
International Series Gold
$800,000
Hard (indoor)
Max Mirnyi
7–6(3), 6–4
Raemon Sluiter Sébastien Grosjean
Roger Federer
Juan Carlos Ferrero
Nicolas Escudé
Yevgeny Kafelnikov
Sjeng Schalken
Wayne Arthurs
Paul Hanley

7–6(3), 6–2
Roger Federer
Max Mirnyi
24 February 2003 Abierto Mexicano Telefonica Movistar
Acapulco, Mexico
International Series Gold
$690,000
Clay
Agustín Calleri
7–5, 3–6, 6–3
Mariano Zabaleta Félix Mantilla
Gustavo Kuerten
Carlos Moyà
Marcelo Ríos
Fernando González
Iván Miranda
Mark Knowles
Daniel Nestor

6–3, 6–3
David Ferrer
Fernando Vicente
2003 Copenhagen Open
Copenhagen, Denmark
International Series
$380,000
Hard (indoor)
Karol Kučera
7–6(4), 6–4
Olivier Rochus Radek Štěpánek
Wayne Arthurs
Tomas Behrend
Karol Beck
Michel Kratochvil
Magnus Norman
Tomáš Cibulec
Pavel Vízner

7–5, 5–7, 6–2
Julian Knowle
Michael Kohlmann
2003 Dubai Tennis Open
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
International Series Gold
$1,000,000
Hard
Roger Federer
6–1, 7–6(2)
Jiří Novák Ivan Ljubičić
Tommy Robredo
Hicham Arazi
Rainer Schüttler
Sjeng Schalken
Feliciano López
Leander Paes
David Rikl

6–3, 6–0
Wayne Black
Kevin Ullyett

March


Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
3 March 2003 International Tennis Championships
Delray Beach, USA
International Series
$380,000
Hard
Jan-Michael Gambill
6–0, 7–6(5)
Mardy Fish Marcelo Ríos
Robert Kendrick
Alberto Martín
Hyung-Taik Lee
Flávio Saretta
Vladimir Voltchkov
Leander Paes
Nenad Zimonjić

7–5, 3–6, 7–5
Raemon Sluiter
Martin Verkerk
2003 Franklin Templeton Tennis Classic
Scottsdale, USA
International Series
$380,000
Hard
Lleyton Hewitt
6–4, 6–4
Mark Philippoussis Taylor Dent
Mariano Zabaleta
Àlex Corretja
David Sánchez
David Nalbandian
James Blake
James Blake
Mark Merklein

6–4, 6–7(2), 7–6(5)
Lleyton Hewitt
Mark Philippoussis
10 March 2003 Pacific Life Open
Indian Wells, USA
Masters Series
$2,450,000
Hard
Lleyton Hewitt
6–1, 6–1
Gustavo Kuerten Vincent Spadea
Rainer Schüttler
Robby Ginepri
Brian Vahaly
James Blake
Andy Roddick
Wayne Ferreira
Yevgeny Kafelnikov

3–6, 7–5, 6–4
Bob Bryan
Mike Bryan
17 March
24 March
2003 NASDAQ-100 Open
Miami, USA
Masters Series
$3,250,000
Hard
Andre Agassi
6–3, 6–3
Carlos Moyà Paradorn Srichaphan
Albert Costa
Robby Ginepri
Todd Martin
Roger Federer
Younes El Aynaoui
Roger Federer
Max Mirnyi

7–5, 6–3
Leander Paes
David Rikl
31 March Davis Cup by BNP Paribas Quarterfinals
Toulouse, France – Hard (i)
Malmö, Sweden – Hard (i)
Valencia, Spain – Clay (Red)
Buenos Aires, Argentina – Clay (Red)
Quarterfinal winners
 Switzerland 3–2
 Australia 5–0
 Spain 5–0
 Argentina 5–0
Quarterfinal losers
 France
 Sweden
 Croatia
 Russia

April


Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
7 April 2003 Grand Prix Hassan II
Casablanca, Morocco
International Series
$400,000
Clay
Julien Boutter
6–2, 2–6, 6–1
Younes El Aynaoui Hicham Arazi
Dominik Hrbatý
Nicolás Massú
Olivier Mutis
Federico Browne
Flávio Saretta
František Čermák
Leoš Friedl

6–3, 7–5
Devin Bowen
Ashley Fisher
2003 Estoril Open
Estoril, Portugal
International Series
$525,000
Clay
Nikolay Davydenko
6–4, 6–3
Agustín Calleri Tommy Robredo
Max Mirnyi
Galo Blanco
Fernando González
Yevgeny Kafelnikov
Feliciano López
Mahesh Bhupathi
Max Mirnyi

6–1, 6–2
Lucas Arnold Ker
Mariano Hood
14 April 2003 Monte Carlo Masters
Monte Carlo, Monaco
Masters Series
$2,450,000
Clay
Juan Carlos Ferrero
6–2, 6–2
Guillermo Coria Vincent Spadea
Carlos Moyà
Alberto Martín
Filippo Volandri
Juan Ignacio Chela
Julien Boutter
Mahesh Bhupathi
Max Mirnyi

6–4, 3–6, 7–6(6)
Michaël Llodra
Fabrice Santoro
21 April 2003 Open Seat Godo
Barcelona, Spain
International Series Gold
$1,000,000
Clay
Carlos Moyà
5–7, 6–2, 6–2, 3–0 ret.
Marat Safin Juan Carlos Ferrero
Agustín Calleri
Gustavo Kuerten
Gastón Gaudio
Tommy Robredo
Nikolay Davydenko
Bob Bryan
Mike Bryan

6–4, 6–3
Chris Haggard
Robbie Koenig
2003 U.S. Men's Clay Court Championships
Houston, USA
International Series
$400,000
Clay
Andre Agassi
3–6, 6–3, 6–4
Andy Roddick Jürgen Melzer
Olivier Mutis
Ricardo Mello
Mardy Fish
James Blake
Fernando Meligeni
Mark Knowles
Daniel Nestor

6–4, 6–3
Jan-Michael Gambill
Graydon Oliver
28 April 2003 BMW Open
Munich, Germany
International Series
$400,000
Clay
Roger Federer
6–1, 6–4
Jarkko Nieminen Stefan Koubek
Yevgeny Kafelnikov
Mikhail Youzhny
Rainer Schüttler
Sjeng Schalken
Radek Štěpánek
Wayne Black
Kevin Ullyett

6–3, 7–5
Joshua Eagle
Jared Palmer
2003 CAM Open Comunidad Valenciana
Valencia, Spain
International Series
$400,000
Clay
Juan Carlos Ferrero
6–2, 6–4
Christophe Rochus Flávio Saretta
Fernando Vicente
Agustín Calleri
Gastón Gaudio
Nicolás Massú
Sargis Sargsian
Lucas Arnold Ker
Mariano Hood

6–1, 6–7(7), 6–4
Brian MacPhie
Nenad Zimonjić

May


Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
6 May 2003 Telecom Italia Masters
Rome, Italy
Masters Series
$2,450,000
Clay
Félix Mantilla
7–5, 6–2, 7–6(8)
Roger Federer Yevgeny Kafelnikov
Juan Carlos Ferrero
Ivan Ljubičić
Martin Verkerk
Filippo Volandri
Rainer Schüttler
Wayne Arthurs
Paul Hanley

6–1, 6–3
Michaël Llodra
Fabrice Santoro
12 May 2003 Hamburg Masters
Hamburg, Germany
Masters Series
$2,450,000
Clay
Guillermo Coria
6–3, 6–4, 6–4
Agustín Calleri David Nalbandian
Gastón Gaudio
Fernando González
Wayne Ferreira
Mark Philippoussis
Olivier Rochus
Mark Knowles
Daniel Nestor

6–4, 7–6(10)
Mahesh Bhupathi
Max Mirnyi
19 May 2003 ARAG World Team Cup
Düsseldorf, Germany
World Team Cup
$1,850,000
Clay
 Chile
2–1
 Czech Republic  Australia
 Argentina
 Spain
 United States
 Germany
 Sweden
2003 Internationaler Raiffeisen Grand Prix
St. Poelten, Austria
International Series
$380,000
Clay
Andy Roddick
6–3, 6–2
Nikolay Davydenko David Sánchez
Martin Verkerk
Richard Krajicek
Mario Ančić
Flávio Saretta
Antony Dupuis
Simon Aspelin
Massimo Bertolini

6–4, 6–7(8), 6–3
Sargis Sargsian
Nenad Zimonjić
26 May
2 June
2003 French Open
Paris, France
Grand Slam
$7,202,717
Clay
Juan Carlos Ferrero
6–1, 6–3, 6–2
Martin Verkerk Albert Costa
Guillermo Coria
Tommy Robredo
Fernando González
Carlos Moyà
Andre Agassi
Bob Bryan
Mike Bryan

7–6(3), 6–3
Paul Haarhuis
Yevgeny Kafelnikov
Mixed Doubles:
Mike Bryan
Lisa Raymond

6–3, 6–4
Mahesh Bhupathi
Elena Likhovtseva

June


Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
9 June 2003 Gerry Weber Open
Halle, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
International Series
$800,000
Grass
Roger Federer
6–1, 6–3
Nicolas Kiefer Mikhail Youzhny
Arnaud Clément
Younes El Aynaoui
Jiří Novák
Karol Kučera
Radek Štěpánek
Jonas Björkman
Todd Woodbridge

6–3, 6–4
Martin Damm
Cyril Suk
2003 Stella Artois Championships
Queen's Club, London, UK
International Series
$800,000
Grass
Andy Roddick
6–3, 6–3
Sébastien Grosjean Tim Henman
Andre Agassi
Lleyton Hewitt
Antony Dupuis
Taylor Dent
Xavier Malisse
Mark Knowles
Daniel Nestor

5–7, 6–4, 7–6(3)
Mahesh Bhupathi
Max Mirnyi
16 June 2003 Ordina Open
's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands
International Series
$380,000
Grass
Sjeng Schalken
6–3, 6–4
Arnaud Clément Jan Vacek
Raemon Sluiter
Jiří Novák
Fernando Vicente
Tommy Robredo
John van Lottum
Martin Damm
Cyril Suk

7–5, 7–6(4)
Johnson
Leander Paes
2003 Samsung Open
Nottingham, UK
International Series
$380,000
Grass
Greg Rusedski
6–3, 6–2
Mardy Fish Hicham Arazi
Jonas Björkman
Wayne Arthurs
Vladimir Voltchkov
Alexander Popp
Taylor Dent
Bob Bryan
Mike Bryan

7–6(3), 4–6, 7–6(4)
Joshua Eagle
Jared Palmer
23 June
30 June
2003 Wimbledon Championships
Wimbledon, London, UK
Grand Slam
$7,229,233
Grass
Roger Federer
7–6(5), 6–2, 7–6(3)
Mark Philippoussis Andy Roddick
Sébastien Grosjean
Jonas Björkman
Sjeng Schalken
Tim Henman
Alexander Popp
Jonas Björkman
Todd Woodbridge

3–6, 6–3, 7–6(4), 6–3
Mahesh Bhupathi
Max Mirnyi
Mixed Doubles:
Leander Paes
Martina Navratilova

6–3, 6–3
Andy Ram
Anastassia Rodionova

July


Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
7 July 2003 Synsam Swedish Open
Båstad, Sweden
International Series
$380,000
Clay
Mariano Zabaleta
6–3, 6–4
Nicolás Lapentti Carlos Moyà
Tommy Robredo
Jonas Björkman
Mikhail Youzhny
Rafael Nadal
Filippo Volandri
Simon Aspelin
Massimo Bertolini

6–7(3), 6–0, 6–4
Lucas Arnold Ker
Mariano Hood
2003 Allianz Suisse Open Gstaad
Gstaad, Switzerland
International Series
$550,000
Clay
Jiří Novák
5–7, 6–3, 6–3, 1–6, 6–3
Roger Federer Gastón Gaudio
Radek Štěpánek
David Sánchez
Stefan Koubek
Juan Ignacio Chela
Rainer Schüttler
Leander Paes
David Rikl

6–3, 6–3
František Čermák
Leoš Friedl
2003 Miller Lite Hall of Fame Tennis Championships
Newport, USA
International Series
$380,000
Grass
Robby Ginepri
6–4, 6–7(3), 6–1
Jürgen Melzer Gregory Carraz
Bob Bryan
Justin Gimelstob
Iván Miranda
Cyril Saulnier
Jeff Salzenstein
Jordan Kerr
David MacPherson

7–6(4), 6–3
Julian Knowle
Jürgen Melzer
14 July 2003 Priority Telecom Dutch Open
Amersfoort, Netherlands
International Series
$380,000
Clay
Nicolás Massú
6–4, 7–6(3), 6–2
Raemon Sluiter Albert Montañés
Luis Horna
Markus Hipfl
Rubén Ramírez Hidalgo
Dennis van Scheppingen
Óscar Hernández
Devin Bowen
Ashley Fisher

6–0, 6–4
Chris Haggard
André Sá
2003 Mercedes Cup
Stuttgart, Germany
International Series Gold
$765,000
Clay
Guillermo Coria
6–2, 6–2, 6–1
Tommy Robredo Fernando González
Feliciano López
Tomas Behrend
Filippo Volandri
Rainer Schüttler
Mikhail Youzhny
Tomáš Cibulec
Pavel Vízner

3–6, 6–3, 6–4
Yevgeny Kafelnikov
Kevin Ullyett
21 July 2003 RCA Championships
Indianapolis, USA
International Series
$600,000
Hard
Andy Roddick
7–6(2), 6–4
Paradorn Srichaphan Sjeng Schalken
Nicolas Thomann
Xavier Malisse
Robby Ginepri
Nicolas Kiefer
Scott Draper
Mario Ančić
Andy Ram

2–6, 7–6(3), 7–5
Diego Ayala
Robby Ginepri
2003 Generali Open
Kitzbühel, Austria
International Series Gold
$925,000
Clay
Guillermo Coria
6–1, 6–4, 6–2
Nicolás Massú Mariano Zabaleta
Feliciano López
Juan Carlos Ferrero
Nicolás Lapentti
Gastón Gaudio
Juan Ignacio Chela
Martin Damm
Cyril Suk

6–4, 6–4
Jürgen Melzer
Alexander Peya
2003 Croatia Open
Umag, Croatia
International Series
$400,000
Clay
Carlos Moyà
6–4, 3–6, 7–5
Filippo Volandri Rafael Nadal
Dominik Hrbatý
David Ferrer
Magnus Norman
Alberto Martín
Fernando González
Álex López Morón
Rafael Nadal

6–3, 6–1
Todd Perry
Thomas Shimada
28 July 2003 Mercedes-Benz Cup
Los Angeles, USA
International Series
$380,000
Hard
Wayne Ferreira
6–3, 4–6, 7–5
Lleyton Hewitt Nicolas Kiefer
Mark Philippoussis
Kenneth Carlsen
Vincent Spadea
Gustavo Kuerten
Sébastien Grosjean
Jan-Michael Gambill
Travis Parrott

6–4, 3–6, 7–5
Joshua Eagle
Sjeng Schalken
2003 Idea Prokom Open
Sopot, Poland
International Series
$500,000
Clay
Guillermo Coria
7–5, 6–1
David Ferrer Luis Horna
Rubén Ramírez Hidalgo
Juan Carlos Ferrero
Olivier Mutis
Andreas Vinciguerra
Galo Blanco
Mariusz Fyrstenberg
Marcin Matkowski

6–4, 6–7(7), 6–3
František Čermák
Leoš Friedl
2003 Legg Mason Tennis Classic
Washington, D.C., USA
International Series
$600,000
Hard
Tim Henman
6–3, 6–4
Fernando González Andre Agassi
Andy Roddick
James Blake
Max Mirnyi
Paradorn Srichaphan
Mardy Fish
Yevgeny Kafelnikov
Sargis Sargsian

7–5, 4–6, 6–2
Chris Haggard
Paul Hanley

August


Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
4 August 2003 Canada Masters
Montreal, Canada
Masters Series
$2,450,000
Hard
Andy Roddick
6–1, 6–3
David Nalbandian Rainer Schüttler
Roger Federer
Andre Agassi
Feliciano López
Max Mirnyi
Karol Kučera
Mahesh Bhupathi
Max Mirnyi

6–3, 7–6(4)
Jonas Björkman
Todd Woodbridge
11 August 2003 Western & Southern Financial Group Masters
Cincinnati, USA
Masters Series
$2,450,000
Hard
Andy Roddick
4–6, 7–6(3), 7–6(4)
Mardy Fish Max Mirnyi
Rainer Schüttler
Guillermo Coria
Mariano Zabaleta
David Nalbandian
Robby Ginepri
Bob Bryan
Mike Bryan

7–5, 7–6(5)
Wayne Arthurs
Paul Hanley
18 August 2003 TD Waterhouse Cup
Long Island, USA
International Series
$380,000
Hard
Paradorn Srichaphan
6–2, 6–4
James Blake Nicolas Kiefer
Younes El Aynaoui
Jeff Morrison
Juan Ignacio Chela
Jarkko Nieminen
Gustavo Kuerten
Robbie Koenig
Rodríguez

6–3, 7–6(4)
Martin Damm
Cyril Suk
25 August
1 September
2003 US Open
Flushing, New York, United States
Grand Slam
$7,129,000
Hard
Andy Roddick
6–3, 7–6(2), 6–3
Juan Carlos Ferrero Andre Agassi
David Nalbandian
Guillermo Coria
Lleyton Hewitt
Sjeng Schalken
Younes El Aynaoui
Jonas Björkman
Todd Woodbridge

5–7, 6–0, 7–5
Bob Bryan
Mike Bryan
Mixed Doubles:
Bob Bryan
Katarina Srebotnik

5–7, 7–5, 7–6(5)
Daniel Nestor
Lina Krasnoroutskaya

September


Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
8 September 2003 BCR Open Romania
Bucharest, Romania
International Series
$380,000
Clay
David Sánchez
6–2, 6–2
Nicolás Massú José Acasuso
Răzvan Sabău
John van Lottum
Paul-Henri Mathieu
Sargis Sargsian
Victor Hănescu
Karsten Braasch
Sargis Sargsian

7–6(7), 6–2
Simon Aspelin
Jeff Coetzee
2003 Brasil Open
Costa do Sauipe, Brazil
International Series
$380,000
Hard
Sjeng Schalken
6–2, 6–4
Rainer Schüttler Gustavo Kuerten
Gastón Etlis
Ramón Delgado
Ricardo Mello
Kenneth Carlsen
Vincent Spadea
Todd Perry
Thomas Shimada

6–2, 6–4
Scott Humphries
Mark Merklein
15 September Davis Cup by BNP Paribas Semifinals
Melbourne, Australia – Hard
Málaga, Spain – Clay (Red)
Semifinal winners
 Australia 3–2
 Spain 3–2
Semifinal losers
 Switzerland
 Argentina
22 September 2003 Thailand Open
Bangkok, Thailand
International Series
$550,000
Hard
Taylor Dent
6–3, 7–6(5)
Juan Carlos Ferrero Ivan Ljubičić
Jarkko Nieminen
Gregory Carraz
Paradorn Srichaphan
Carlos Moyà
Nicolas Thomann
Jonathan Erlich
Andy Ram

6–3, 7–6(4)
Andrew Kratzmann
Jarkko Nieminen
2003 Campionati Internazionali di Sicilia
Palermo, Italy
International Series
$380,000
Clay
Nicolás Massú
1–6, 6–2, 7–6(0)
Paul-Henri Mathieu Luis Horna
Alberto Martín
Albert Montañés
Óscar Hernández
Franco Squillari
Diego Veronelli
Lucas Arnold Ker
Mariano Hood

7–6(6), 6–7(3), 6–3
František Čermák
Leoš Friedl
2003 Heineken Open Shanghai
Shanghai, China
International Series
$380,000
Hard
Mark Philippoussis
6–2, 6–1
Jiří Novák Wayne Arthurs
Robin Söderling
Magnus Norman
Ivo Karlović
Guillermo Cañas
Scott Draper
Wayne Arthurs
Paul Hanley

6–2, 6–4
Shao Xuan Zeng
Ben-Qiang Zhu
29 September 2003 Open de Moselle
Metz, France
International Series
$380,000
Hard (indoor)
Arnaud Clément
6–3, 1–6, 6–3
Fernando González Andrei Pavel
Fabrice Santoro
Tommy Robredo
David Ferrer
Philipp Petzschner
Alexander Popp
Julien Benneteau
Nicolas Mahut

7–6(2), 6–3
Michaël Llodra
Fabrice Santoro
2003 Kremlin Cup
Moscow, Russia
International Series
$1,000,000
Carpet (indoor)
Taylor Dent
7–6(5), 6–4
Sargis Sargsian Paul-Henri Mathieu
Vincent Spadea
Igor Andreev
Marc Rosset
Stefan Koubek
Agustín Calleri
Mahesh Bhupathi
Max Mirnyi

6–3, 7–5
Wayne Black
Kevin Ullyett
2003 AIG Japan Open Tennis Championships
Tokyo, Japan
International Series Gold
$690,000
Hard
Rainer Schüttler
7–6(5), 6–2
Sébastien Grosjean Cyril Saulnier
Paradorn Srichaphan
Scott Draper
Mark Philippoussis
Hyung-Taik Lee
Jan-Michael Gambill
Justin Gimelstob
Nicolas Kiefer

6–7(6), 6–3, 7–6(4)
Scott Humphries
Mark Merklein

October


Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
6 October 2003 Grand Prix de Tennis de Lyon
Lyon, France
International Series
$800,000
Carpet (indoor)
Rainer Schüttler
7–5, 6–3
Arnaud Clément Mikhail Youzhny
Paradorn Srichaphan
Xavier Malisse
Robby Ginepri
Fabrice Santoro
Hicham Arazi
Jonathan Erlich
Andy Ram

6–1, 6–3
Julien Benneteau
Nicolas Mahut
2003 CA Tennis Trophy
Vienna, Austria
International Series Gold
$765,000
Hard (indoor)
Roger Federer
6–3, 6–3, 6–3
Carlos Moyà Max Mirnyi
Tim Henman
Jarkko Nieminen
Feliciano López
Jonas Björkman
Nicolas Kiefer
Yves Allegro
Roger Federer

7–6(7), 7–5
Mahesh Bhupathi
Max Mirnyi
13 October 2003 Madrid Masters
Madrid, Spain
Masters Series
$2,450,000
Hard (indoor)
Juan Carlos Ferrero
6–3, 6–4, 6–3
Nicolás Massú Roger Federer
Younes El Aynaoui
Paradorn Srichaphan
Feliciano López
Sébastien Grosjean
Juan Ignacio Chela
Mahesh Bhupathi
Max Mirnyi

6–2, 2–6, 6–3
Wayne Black
Kevin Ullyett
20 October 2003 Davidoff Swiss Indoors
Basel, Switzerland
International Series
$1,000,000
Carpet (indoor)
Guillermo Coria
W/O
David Nalbandian Andy Roddick
Ivan Ljubičić
Olivier Rochus
Tim Henman
Feliciano López
Nicolás Lapentti
Mark Knowles
Daniel Nestor

6–4, 6–2
Lucas Arnold Ker
Mariano Hood
2003 St. Petersburg Open
St. Petersburg, Russia
International Series
$1,000,000
Carpet (indoor)
Gustavo Kuerten
6–4, 6–3
Sargis Sargsian Rainer Schüttler
Àlex Corretja
Mikhail Youzhny
Lars Burgsmüller
Vincent Spadea
Sébastien Grosjean
Julian Knowle
Nenad Zimonjić

7–6(1), 6–3
Michael Kohlmann
Rainer Schüttler
2003 If Stockholm Open
Stockholm, Sweden
International Series
$650,000
Hard (indoor)
Mardy Fish
7–5, 3–6, 7–6(4)
Robin Söderling Davide Sanguinetti
Thomas Enqvist
Jonas Björkman
Joachim Johansson
Mario Ančić
Robby Ginepri
Jonas Björkman
Todd Woodbridge

6–3, 6–4
Wayne Arthurs
Paul Hanley
27 October 2003 BNP Paribas Masters
Paris, France
Masters Series
$2,450,000
Carpet (indoor)
Tim Henman
6–2, 7–6(6), 7–6(2)
Andrei Pavel Jiří Novák
Andy Roddick
Hicham Arazi
Rainer Schüttler
Roger Federer
Jonas Björkman
Wayne Arthurs
Paul Hanley

6–3, 1–6, 6–3
Michaël Llodra
Fabrice Santoro

November

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Round Robin
3 November
No tournaments scheduled.
10 November 2003 Tennis Masters Cup
Houston, USA
Tennis Masters Cup
$4,450,000
Hard
Roger Federer
6–3, 6–0, 6–4
Andre Agassi Rainer Schüttler
Andy Roddick
Guillermo Coria
Carlos Moyà
David Nalbandian
Juan Carlos Ferrero
Bob Bryan
Mike Bryan

6–7(6), 6–3, 3–6, 7–6(3), 6–4
Michaël Llodra
Fabrice Santoro
17 November
No tournaments scheduled.
24 November Davis Cup by BNP Paribas Final
Melbourne, Australia – Grass
 Australia 3–1  Spain

Statistical Information

List of players and titles won (Grand Slam and Masters Cup titles in bold), listed in order of the number of titles won:

The following players won their first title:

Titles won by nation:

  •  United States 16 (Australian Open, San Jose, Memphis, Delray Beach, Miami Masters, Houston, St. Poelten, London Queen's Club, Newport, Indianapolis, Canada Masters, Cincinnati Masters, US Open, Bangkok, Moscow and Stockholm)
  • Spain 10 (Viña del Mar, Buenos Aires, Monte Carlos Masters, Barcelona, Valencia, Rome Masters, French Open, Umag, Bucharest and Madrid Masters)
  • Argentina 7 (Acapulco, Hamburg Masters, Båstad, Stuttgart, Kitzbühel, Sopot and Basel)
  • Switzerland 7 (Marseille, Dubai, Munich, Halle, Wimbledon , Vienna and Masters Cup)
  • Australia 3 (Scottsdale, Indian Wells Masters and Shanghai)
  • Netherlands 3 (Milan, 's-Hertogenbosch and Costa do Sauipe)
  • United Kingdom 3 (Nottingham, Washington, D.C. and Paris Masters)
  • Brazil 2 (Auckland and St. Petersburg)
  • Chile 2 (Amersfoort and Palermo)
  • France 2 (Casablanca and Metz)
  • Germany 2 (Tokyo and Lyon)
  • Russia 2 (Adelaide and Estoril)
  • Thailand 2 (Chennai and Long Island)
  • Austria 1 (Doha)
  • Belarus 1 (Rotterdam)
  • Czech Republic 1 (Gstaad)
  • Slovakia 1 (Copenhagen)
  • South Africa 1 (Los Angeles)
  • South Korea 1 (Sydney)

ATP entry rankings

Singles

ATP Rankings

As of 16 December 2002[1]
Rk Name Nation Points
1 Lleyton Hewitt  AUS 4,485
2 Andre Agassi  USA 3,395
3 Marat Safin  RUS 2,845
4 Juan Carlos Ferrero  ESP 2,740
5 Carlos Moyà  ESP 2,630
6 Roger Federer   SUI 2,590
7 Jiří Novák  CZE 2,335
8 Tim Henman  GBR 2,215
9 Albert Costa  ESP 2,070
10 Andy Roddick  USA 2,045
11 Tommy Haas  GER 2,020
12 David Nalbandian  ARG 1,775
13 Pete Sampras  USA 1,735
14 Thomas Johansson  SWE 1,725
15 Guillermo Cañas  ARG 1,725
16 Paradorn Srichaphan  THA 1,646
17 Sébastien Grosjean  FRA 1,640
18 Fernando González  CHI 1,636
19 Àlex Corretja  ESP 1,555
20 Sjeng Schalken  NED 1,525
Final rankings as of (15 December 2003)[2]
Rk Name Nation Points High Low Change
1 Andy Roddick  USA 4,535 1 10 Increase 9
2 Roger Federer   SUI 4,375 2 6 Increase 4
3 Juan Carlos Ferrero  ESP 4,205 1 4 Increase 1
4 Andre Agassi  USA 3,425 1 5 Decrease 2
5 Guillermo Coria  ARG 3,330 4 45 Increase 40
6 Rainer Schüttler  GER 3,205 6 38 Increase 27
7 Carlos Moyà  ESP 2,280 4 7 Decrease 2
8 David Nalbandian  ARG 2,060 8 21 Increase 4
9 Mark Philippoussis  AUS 1,615 9 104 Increase 71
10 Sébastien Grosjean  FRA 1,610 9 20 Increase 7
11 Paradorn Srichaphan  THA 1,595 9 16 Increase 5
12 Nicolás Massú  CHI 1,559 12 105 Increase 44
13 Jiří Novák  CZE 1,510 7 18 Decrease 6
14 Younes El Aynaoui  MAR 1,480 14 26 Increase 8
15 Tim Henman  GBR 1,480 8 40 Decrease 7
16 Gustavo Kuerten  BRA 1,470 13 37 Increase 21
17 Lleyton Hewitt  AUS 1,450 1 18 Decrease 16
18 Sjeng Schalken  NED 1,445 11 20 Increase 2
19 Martin Verkerk  NED 1,425 14 90 Increase 67
20 Mardy Fish  USA 1,300 19 84 Increase 64

Retirements

Following is a list of notable players (winners of a main tour title, and/or part of the ATP Rankings top 100 (singles) or top 50 (doubles) for at least one week) who announced their retirement from professional tennis, became inactive (after not playing for more than 52 weeks), or were permanently banned from playing, during the 2008 season:

  • Michael Chang (born February 22, 1972 in Hoboken, New Jersey) He turned professional in 1988 and reached a career-high ranking of world no. 2. He won the French Open in 1989 and was a finalist at the Australian Open and the US Open, as well as the year-end finals. In all, he won 34 career titles. He played his final career match at the US Open against Fernando González.[3]
  • Francisco Clavet (born October 24, 1968 in Aranjuez, Spain) He turned professional in 1988 and reached his career-high ranking of no. 18 in 1992. He earned eight singles titles and played his last match in Segovia in July against Nicolas Mahut.[4]
  • Fernando Meligeni (born April 12, 1971 in Buenos Aires, Argentina) He turned professional in 1990 and reached his career-high ranking of no. 25 in 1999. He reached the quarterfinals of the French Open in 1999 and earned three career singles titles. In doubles, he was ranked no. 34 in 1997 and earned seven career titles.
  • Andrea Gaudenzi (born 30 July 1973 in Faenza, Italy) He turned professional in 1990 and reached his career-high ranking of world no. 18 in 1995. He earned three career singles titles and two doubles titles. His last match was in San Marino in August against Federico Browne.[5]
  • Paul Haarhuis (born 19 February 1966 in Eindhoven, Netherlands) He turned professional in 1989 and reached a career-high ranking of world no. 18. He reached the quarterfinals at the US Open and earned one career singles title. In doubles, he was ranked world no. 1 in 1994 and won all four Grand Slam tournaments, the French open three times. He played his last career match at Wimbledon partnering Yevgeny Kafelnikov.[6]
  • Yevgeny Kafelnikov (born 18 February 1974 in Sochi, Soviet Union) He turned professional in 1992 and reached the world no. 1 ranking in 1999. He won two Grand Slam singles titles, the 1996 French Open and the 1999 Australian Open. He also won four Grand Slam doubles titles, and the men's singles gold medal at the Sydney Olympic Games in 2000. He also helped Russia win the Davis Cup in 2002. He is the last man to have won both the men's singles and doubles titles at the same Grand Slam tournament, the 1996 French Open. He played his last match in St. Petersburg in October against Mikhail Youzhny.[7]
  • Richard Krajicek (born 6 December 1971 in Rotterdam, Netherlands) He turned professional in 1989 and reached his career-high ranking of world no. 4 in 1999. He won Wimbledon in 1996 and was a semifinalist at the Australian and French Opens. He earned 17 career ATP titles. In doubles, he was ranked world no. 45 and won three career titles, also reaching the semifinals at the Australian Open. His last career ATP match was in 's-Hertogenbusch in June against Olivier Mutis.[8]
  • Alex O'Brien (born 7 March 1970 in Amarillo, Texas) He turned professional in 1992 and reached his career-high singles ranking of world no. 30 in 1997. He earned one career singles ATP title. In doubles, he was ranked world no. 1 in 2000 and won the US Open in 1999. He was a finalist at the Australian Open in 1996 and 1997 and a quarterfinalist at Wimbledon in 1999 and 2000. His last career match was in Torrance, California in October partnering Kevin Kim.[9]
  • Sandon Stolle (born 13 July 1970 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia) He turned professional in 1991 and reached a career-high singles ranking of no. 50 and doubles ranking of no. 2 in 2001. He earned 22 career titles in doubles and won the US Open in 1998, partnering Cyril Suk. He was a finalist at the US Open (1995), French Open (2000), and Wimbledon (2000), each time losing the final match to the "Woodies". His last match was at the Australian Open partnering Andrew Florent.[10]
  • Daniel Vacek (born 1 April 1971 in Prague, Czechoslovakia) He turned professional in 1990 and reached his career-high singles ranking of no. 26 in 1996. In doubles, he was ranked no. 3 in 1997 and earned 25 career titles. He won the French Open in 1996 and 1997 and the US Open in 1997. He was also a quarterfinalist at the Australian Open in 1999. He played his last match at Wimbledon partnering Jim Thomas.[11]
  • Adrian Voinea (born 6 August 1974 in Focşani, Romania) He turned professional in 1993 and reached his career-high ranking of world no. 36 in 1996. He reached the quarterfinals at the French Open in 1995 and earned one career ATP title. He played his last match in Sopot in July against Olivier Mutis.[12]

References

  1. ^ "ATP rankings, as of 16 December 2002". ATP. 2002-12-16. Retrieved 2008-11-27. 
  2. ^ "Final rankings as of 15 December 2003". ATP. Retrieved 2008-11-27. 
  3. ^ ATP Player Activity page
  4. ^ ATP Player Activity page
  5. ^ ATP Player Activity page
  6. ^ ATP Player Activity page
  7. ^ ATP Player Activity page
  8. ^ ATP Player Activity page
  9. ^ ATP Player Activity page
  10. ^ ATP Player Activity page
  11. ^ ATP Player Activity page
  12. ^ ATP Player Activity page

External links

  • 2003 ATP Schedule
  • Early-Year Rankings
  • Year-End Rankings
  • Davis Cup 2003 Drawsheet

See also

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