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2008 French Open – Men's Singles

2008 French Open
Champion   Rafael Nadal
Runner-up   Roger Federer
Final score   6–1, 6–3, 6–0
Events
Singles   men   women       boys   girls
Doubles   men   women   mixed   boys   girls
Other events
Legends    -45    45+    women
WC Singles    men    women  
WC Doubles    men    women  
French Open
 < 2007 2009 > 

Björn Borg to win the French Open without dropping a set for the entire tournament.

Contents

  • Seeds 1
  • Qualifying draw 2
  • Draw 3
    • Key 3.1
    • Finals 3.2
    • Top half 3.3
      • Section 1 3.3.1
      • Section 2 3.3.2
      • Section 3 3.3.3
      • Section 4 3.3.4
    • Bottom half 3.4
      • Section 5 3.4.1
      • Section 6 3.4.2
      • Section 7 3.4.3
      • Section 8 3.4.4
  • References 4
  • External links 5

Seeds

  1. Roger Federer (Final)
  2. Rafael Nadal (Champion)
  3. Novak Djokovic (Semifinals)
  4. Nikolay Davydenko (Third round)
  5. David Ferrer (Quarterfinals)
  6. David Nalbandian (Second round)
  7. James Blake (Second round)
  8. Richard Gasquet (withdrew due to a knee injury)
  9. Stanislas Wawrinka (Third round)
  10. Andy Murray (Third round)
  11. Tomáš Berdych (Second round)
  12. Tommy Robredo (Third round)
  13. Juan Mónaco (First round)
  14. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (withdrew due to a knee injury)
  15. Mikhail Youzhny (Third round)
  16. Carlos Moyá (First round)
  17. Marcos Baghdatis (First round)
  18. Paul-Henri Mathieu (Fourth round)
  19. Nicolás Almagro (Quarterfinals)
  20. Ivo Karlović (First round)
  21. Radek Štěpánek (Fourth round)
  22. Fernando Verdasco (Fourth round)
  23. Juan Carlos Ferrero (First round, retired)
  24. Fernando González (Quarterfinals)
  25. Lleyton Hewitt (Third round)
  26. Jarkko Nieminen (Third round)
  27. Igor Andreev (Second round)
  28. Ivan Ljubičić (Fourth round)
  29. Guillermo Cañas (First round)
  30. Dmitry Tursunov (Third round)
  31. Andreas Seppi (First round)
  32. Janko Tipsarević (First round)

Qualifying draw

Draw

Key

Finals

  Quarterfinal Semifinals Final
                                                   
  1   Roger Federer 2 6 6 6    
24   Fernando González 6 2 3 4    
  1   Roger Federer 6 5 6 7    
      Gaël Monfils 2 7 3 5    
    Gaël Monfils 6 3 6 6  
  5   David Ferrer 3 6 3 1    
    1   Roger Federer 1 3 0    
  2   Rafael Nadal 6 6 6    
      Ernests Gulbis 5 63 5      
3   Novak Djokovic 7 7 7      
3   Novak Djokovic 4 2 63    
  2   Rafael Nadal 6 6 7      
19   Nicolás Almagro 1 1 1    
  2   Rafael Nadal 6 6 6      

Top half

Section 1

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1 R Federer 6 6 6    
  S Querrey 4 4 3     1 R Federer 65 6 6 6  
  A Montañés 7 7 7       A Montañés 7 1 0 4  
  K Vliegen 65 62 63     1 R Federer 6 6 6    
Q V Crivoi 3 3 7 4     M Ančić 3 4 2    
Q D Marrero 6 6 5 6   Q D Marrero 6 0 3 2  
  M Ančić 6 7 6       M Ančić 4 6 6 6  
31 A Seppi 2 61 2     1 R Federer 6 7 7    
20 I Karlović 6 64 66 7 4   J Benneteau 4 5 5    
  A Falla 3 7 7 5 6   A Falla 6 66 3 7 0
  J Benneteau 6 6 3 3 6   J Benneteau 1 7 6 64 6
  V Spadea 4 4 6 6 3   J Benneteau 1 7 6 6  
  M Zverev 1 4 2       R Söderling 6 66 0 1  
Q P Capdeville 6 6 6     Q P Capdeville 3 2 4    
  R Söderling 6 6 6       R Söderling 6 6 6    
13 J Mónaco 2 3 1    

Section 2

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
9 S Wawrinka 6 6 6    
  P Kohlschreiber 3 4 3     9 S Wawrinka 7 7 6    
  M Čilić 7 6 7       M Čilić 63 64 1    
  R Haase 66 2 64     9 S Wawrinka 7 6 4 4 4
LL P Andújar 66 6 6 6   24 F González 5 3 6 6 6
  F Volandri 7 2 3 3   LL P Andújar 5 0 7 63  
  P Cuevas 3 3 1     24 F González 7 6 64 7  
24 F González 6 6 6     24 F González 7 6 6    
27 I Andreev 6 63 6 6     R Ginepri 64 3 1    
  P Starace 1 7 1 4   27 I Andreev 6 2 65 2  
  D Young 2 6 64 2     R Ginepri 4 6 7 6  
  R Ginepri 6 3 7 6     R Ginepri 6 6 6    
  D Sela 6 2 6 4 3   F Serra 4 4 4    
  V Hănescu 4 6 4 6 6   V Hănescu 4 3 7 65  
  F Serra 6 6 6       F Serra 6 6 65 7  
LL S Giraldo 4 3 2    

Section 3

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
4 N Davydenko 6 6 6    
  T Johansson 3 3 3     4 N Davydenko 7 6 6    
Q J-R Lisnard 7 1 3 2     M Safin 64 2 2    
  M Safin 65 6 6 6   4 N Davydenko 6 6 3 2 4
Q D Junqueira 6 6 6     28 I Ljubičić 4 2 6 6 6
WC A Mannarino 1 2 2     Q D Junqueira 3 4 2    
WC É Prodon 5 66 64     28 I Ljubičić 6 6 6    
28 I Ljubičić 7 7 7     28 I Ljubičić 61 6 3 2  
23 JC Ferrero 7 2 r       G Monfils 7 4 6 6  
  M Daniel 65 2         M Daniel 6 3 6 3 4
  J Melzer 6 6 6       J Melzer 4 6 2 6 6
  P Luczak 3 2 4       J Melzer 6 5 6 0 2
  G Monfils 7 6 6       G Monfils 4 7 4 6 6
  A Clément 5 3 1       G Monfils 7 6 7    
Q S Jenkins 4 7 3 0   LL L Horna 65 4 5    
LL L Horna 6 5 6 6  

Section 4

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
12 T Robredo 5 6 6 6  
  G Coria 7 4 1 4   12 T Robredo 67 6 6 6  
  V Troicki 4 3 6 5     M Gicquel 7 4 4 4  
  M Gicquel 6 6 4 7   12 T Robredo 3 2 1    
Q J Huta Galung 3 5 2     21 R Štěpánek 6 6 6    
  J Vaněk 6 7 6       J Vaněk 1 0 7 3  
  G Simon 2 4 1     21 R Štěpánek 6 6 67 6  
21 R Štěpánek 6 6 6     21 R Štěpánek 6 2 6 3 3
25 L Hewitt 6 6 6     5 D Ferrer 4 6 1 6 6
  N Mahut 4 2 4     25 L Hewitt 6 6 6    
  A Calleri 7 4 2 4     M Fish 4 3 2    
  M Fish 66 6 6 6   25 L Hewitt 2 6 6 3 4
  F Santoro 7 6 6     5 D Ferrer 6 3 3 6 6
LL E Korolev 63 1 4       F Santoro 0 1 0    
  S Darcis 3 4 3     5 D Ferrer 6 6 6    
5 D Ferrer 6 6 6    

Bottom half

Section 5

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
7 J Blake 6 6 7    
  R Schüttler 4 1 63     7 J Blake 62 6 5 3  
Q S Greul 4 0 4       E Gulbis 7 3 7 6  
  E Gulbis 6 6 6       E Gulbis 6 7 6    
  T Ascione 62 6 3 2     N Lapentti 3 5 2    
  B Reynolds 7 4 6 6     B Reynolds 5 4 7 5  
  N Lapentti 6 4 6 7     N Lapentti 7 6 5 7  
32 J Tipsarević 4 6 1 67     E Gulbis 6 7 6    
17 M Baghdatis 2 4 2       M Llodra 4 64 3    
  S Bolelli 6 6 6       S Bolelli 3 7 7 6  
LL J Ouanna 3 2 3       JM del Potro 6 60 5 2  
  JM del Potro 6 6 6       S Bolelli 62 4 65    
  M Llodra 2 7 6 7     M Llodra 7 6 7    
WC O Patience 6 61 3 5     M Llodra 6 4 5 6 6
WC R Smeets 1 0 0     11 T Berdych 3 6 7 3 4
11 T Berdych 6 6 6    

Section 6

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
16 C Moyá 64 2 7 6 3
Q E Schwank 7 6 61 4 6 Q E Schwank 65 6 6 6  
  M Granollers 6 3 6 6     M Granollers 7 2 4 4  
  M Berrer 3 6 2 3   Q E Schwank 2 3 6 69  
  Ó Hernández 4 7 6 7   18 P-H Mathieu 6 6 3 7  
  I Minář 6 65 3 5     Ó Hernández 6 6 4 3 2
WC G Kuerten 3 4 2     18 P-H Mathieu 2 1 6 6 6
18 P-H Mathieu 6 6 6     18 P-H Mathieu 4 3 4    
29 G Cañas 66 63 68     3 N Djokovic 6 6 6    
WC W Odesnik 7 7 7     WC W Odesnik 6 4 6 6  
  J Björkman 4 4 3       H-t Lee 2 6 3 2  
  H-t Lee 6 6 6     WC W Odesnik 5 4 2    
  F Dancevic 66 6 5 62   3 N Djokovic 7 6 6    
Q MA López Jaén 7 3 7 7   Q MA López Jaén 1 1 3    
  D Gremelmayr 6 3 5 2   3 N Djokovic 6 6 6    
3 N Djokovic 4 6 7 6  

Section 7

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
6 D Nalbandian 6 6 6    
  C Berlocq 2 4 1     6 D Nalbandian 6 6 2 1 2
WC J Chardy 6 6 7     WC J Chardy 3 4 6 6 6
Q F Gil 3 2 61     WC J Chardy 7 6 6    
  G García López 6 6 7     30 D Tursunov 61 3 4    
  S Roitman 2 4 65       G García López 64 0 0    
Q D Brands 2 4 5     30 D Tursunov 7 6 6    
30 D Tursunov 6 6 7     WC J Chardy 60 67 5    
19 N Almagro 6 7 6     19 N Almagro 7 7 7    
  B Pašanski 4 5 1     19 N Almagro 7 6 6    
LL S Decoud 3 6 6 68 6 LL S Decoud 62 2 1    
  O Rochus 6 4 3 7 1 19 N Almagro 6 63 6 7  
  D Hrbatý 4 2 4     10 A Murray 3 7 3 5  
  J Acasuso 6 6 6       J Acasuso 4 0 4    
WC J Eysseric 2 6 6 0 2 10 A Murray 6 6 6    
10 A Murray 6 1 4 6 6

Section 8

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
15 M Youzhny 6 6 7    
  B Becker 1 3 64     15 M Youzhny 6 6 6    
Q M González 6 7 4 3 6 Q M González 3 2 2    
Q R Karanušić 3 5 6 6 2 15 M Youzhny 65 7 5 1  
  J Isner 6 6 5 3 4 22 F Verdasco 7 5 7 6  
  JI Chela 2 3 7 6 6   JI Chela 5 6 3 5  
  S Ventura 6 3 4 7 1 22 F Verdasco 7 4 6 7  
22 F Verdasco 4 6 6 66 6 22 F Verdasco 1 0 2    
26 J Nieminen 2 6 6 6   2 R Nadal 6 6 6    
LL M López 6 3 4 3   26 J Nieminen 7 6 3 7  
  M Vassallo Argüello 7 6 3 4 6   M Vassallo Argüello 5 1 6 62  
  F López 61 4 6 6 3 26 J Nieminen 1 3 1    
  C Guccione 4 1 4     2 R Nadal 6 6 6    
Q N Devilder 6 6 6     Q N Devilder 4 0 1    
Q T Bellucci 5 3 1     2 R Nadal 6 6 6    
2 R Nadal 7 6 6    

References

  1. ^ http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/multimedia/photo_gallery/0605/gallery.federernadal/content.17.html

External links

  • Main Draw
  • Qualifying Draw
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