1954 French Championships – Men's Singles

Second-seeded Tony Trabert defeated Arthur D. Larsen 6–4, 7–5, 6–1 in the final to win the Men's Singles tennis title at the 1954 French Championships.

Men's Singles
1954 French Championships
ChampionUnited States Tony Trabert
Runner-upSweden Arthur D. Larsen
Final score6–4, 7–5, 6–1
Details
Draw128
Seeds16
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women
← 1953 · French Championships · 1955 →

SeedsEdit

The seeded players are listed below. Tony Trabert is the champion; others show the round in which they were eliminated.

  1.   Lew Hoad (Fourth round)
  2.   Tony Trabert (Champion)
  3.   Ken Rosewall (Fourth round)
  4.   Vic Seixas (Quarterfinals)
  5.   Jaroslav Drobný (Fourth round)
  6.   Budge Patty (Semifinals)
  7.   Mervyn Rose (Quarterfinals)
  8.   Enrique Morea (Semifinals)
  9.   Philippe Washer (Fourth round)
  10.   Kurt Nielsen (Second round)
  11.   Jacques Brichant (Fourth round)
  12.   Art Larsen (Final)
  13.   Rex Hartwig (Fourth round)
  14.   Sven Davidson (Quarterfinals)
  15.   Robert Falkenburg (Fourth round)
  16.   Gardnar Mulloy (Quarterfinals)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

  • Q = Qualifier
  • WC = Wild Card
  • LL = Lucky Loser
  • r. = retired

FinalsEdit

Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
                     
16   Gardnar Mulloy 3 4 1
8   Enrique Morea 6 6 6
8   Enrique Morea 4 3 4
12   Art Larsen 6 6 6
4   Vic Seixas 4 6 6 1
12   Art Larsen 6 1 8 6
12   Art Larsen 4 5 1
2   Tony Trabert 6 7 6
6   Budge Patty 6 6 6
14   Sven Davidson 4 0 4
6   Budge Patty 1 5 4
2   Tony Trabert 6 7 6
7   Mervyn Rose 5 6 4 2
2   Tony Trabert 7 4 6 6

Earlier roundsEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1   Hoad 6 6 6
  Zalzal 0 4 1 1   Hoad 6 6 6
  Guimarães 4 4 8 3   Knight 0 3 3
  Knight 6 6 6 6 1   Hoad 7 8 6
  Jauffret   Bedard 5 6 3
  Bedard   Bedard 3 10 3 6 6
  Argon 6 2 6 3 6   Perreau-Saussine 6 8 6 4 4
  Perreau-Saussine 3 6 0 6 8 1   Hoad 2 6 5 4
16   Mulloy 6 6 6 16   Mulloy 6 2 7 6
  Jacobini 1 4 4 16   Mulloy 6 6 6
  Fox 2 2 6 6 6   Fox 2 4 4
  Van Meegeren 6 6 1 2 4 16   Mulloy 7 6 5 6
  Abdesselam 5 6 6 6   Abdesselam 5 4 7 3
  Jancso 7 2 1 3   Abdesselam 6 6 6
  Blondel 2 6 5 4   Sirola 2 4 3
  Sirola 6 2 7 6

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
8   Morea
  Paton 8   Morea 8 6 6 6
  Tintore 3 1 2   Hammersley 10 4 2 3
  Hammersley 6 6 6 8   Morea 10 8 6
  Asbóth 6 6 6   Asbóth 8 6 2
  Emerson 4 1 4   Asbóth 6 6 9
  De Kermadec   De Kermadec 4 1 7
  Desq 8   Morea 6 2 4 6 6
9   Washer 6 6 6 9   Washer 1 6 6 4 1
  Kumar 1 3 2 9   Washer 6 6 6
  Fachini 6 6 6   Fachini 1 0 3
  Lemasson 4 4 2 9   Washer 2 6 6 6
  Soriano 1 4 2   Burrows 6 2 0 0
  Burrows 6 6 6   Burrows 6 6 6
  Delhomme 2 0 2   Petrovic 1 2 1
  Petrovic 6 6 6

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
4   Seixas
  Clerici 4   Seixas 6 6 6
  Mexborough 1 2 6   Sanglier 0 1 3
  Sanglier 6 6 8 4   Seixas 8 6 6
  Buchholz 2 3 2   Mottram 6 4 3
  Mottram 6 6 6   Mottram 6 6 6
  Laval 5 2 9 5   Stern 2 1 0
  Stern 7 6 7 7 4   Seixas 8 3 6 5 10
13   Hartwig 6 6 7 13   Hartwig 6 6 3 7 8
  Bayon 0 3 5 13   Hartwig 6 2 6 6
  Haillet 6 6 6   Haillet 4 6 4 3
  Weiss 0 2 2 13   Hartwig 2 6 2 6 7
  Pallada 6 6 6   Vieira 6 2 6 3 5
  Katz 1 4 1   Pallada 5 6 7
  Vo Van Bay 0 1 4   Vieira 7 8 9
  Vieira 6 6 6

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
5   Drobný 6 6 6
  Larcade 1 3 1 5   Drobný 6 6 6
  Moreira 2 6 6 3 9   Grinda 3 1 2
  Grinda 6 2 3 6 11 5   Drobný 6 6 6
  Mezzi 6 6 7   Shea 2 3 2
  Frances 1 2 5   Mezzi 1 2 6
  Dubuc 8 2 1 1   Shea 6 6 8
  Shea 6 6 6 6 5   Drobný 4 7 4 6 1
12   Larsen 6 6 6 6 12   Larsen 6 5 6 3 6
  Krishnan 1 4 8 3 12   Larsen 6 6 7
  Hermann 6 6 6   Hermann 1 2 5
  Bouteleux 1 2 1 12   Larsen 6 6 6 6
  Ducos De La Haille 6 0 6 6   Ducos De La Haille 4 8 2 4
  Hannam 3 6 4 2   Ducos De La Haille 6 3 6 6
  Lasry 2 1 6   Cooper 3 6 3 1
  Cooper 6 6 8

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Thieullent 3 3 1
  Nys 6 6 6   Nys 0 1 2
  Belardinelli 2 6 1 2   Fraser 6 6 6
  Fraser 6 4 6 6   Fraser 6 2 6 1 4
  Hecht 10 3 1 11   Brichant 3 6 2 6 6
  Barry 12 6 6   Barry 6 3 5 4
  Favieres 6 3 3 3 11   Brichant 2 6 7 6
11   Brichant 3 6 6 6 11   Brichant 3 1 4
  Otway 3 2 1 6   Patty 6 6 6
  Destremau 6 6 6   Destremau 3 2 7 3
  Schaff 2 3 4   Pietrangeli 6 6 5 6
  Pietrangeli 6 6 6   Pietrangeli 6 2 6 1 3
  Deniau 6   Patty 3 6 2 6 6
  Panajotovic   Panajotovic 2 1 1
  Lerque 2 1 0 6   Patty 6 6 6
6   Patty 6 6 6

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Lemyze 6 6 0 4 3
  Howe 2 1 6 6 6   Howe 2 10 2 3
  Dessair 4 3 1   Vincent 6 8 6 6
  Vincent 6 6 6   Vincent 4 0 3
  Anderson 6 4 8 2 6 14   Davidson 6 6 6
  Sturdza 3 6 6 6 3   Anderson 1 0 1
  Lazzarino 4 1 0 14   Davidson 6 6 6
14   Davidson 6 6 6 14   Davidson 6 3 6 6
  Grandet 6 6 6 3   Rosewall 3 6 3 3
  Mey 0 4 0   Grandet 6 2 4 6 0
  Chatrier 4 3 4   Maggi 1 6 6 3 6
  Maggi 6 6 6   Maggi 2 1 5
  Deniau 3   Rosewall 6 6 7
  Oakley   Oakley 3 1 3
  Plecevic 2 2 2 3   Rosewall 6 6 6
3   Rosewall 6 6 6

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Dorfman 6 6 7
  Scribani 2 3 5   Dorfman 6 6 6
  Follveider 2 4 6   Berthet 1 0 2
  Berthet 6 6 8   Dorfman 0 1 3
  Remy 6 6 6   Remy 6 6 6
  Lartigue 0 2 2   Remy 8 6 6
  Ádám-Stolpa 3 2 4 10   Nielsen 6 4 3
10   Nielsen 6 6 6   Remy 8 4 4 5
  Molinari 4 4 6 6 6 7   Rose 6 6 6 7
  Devroe 6 6 1 4 3   Molinari 1 6 3 4
  Rinderknech 1 1 1   Main 6 4 6 6
  Main 6 6 6   Main 5 6 5 6 3
  Dubuisson 7   Rose 7 3 7 3 6
  Van Voorhees   Dubuisson 7 0 2
  Jamain 3 3 1 7   Rose 9 6 6
7   Rose 6 6 6

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
  Pellizza 7 1 1 6
  Robson 5 6 6 2   Pellizza 3 4 4
  Robineau 0 3 0   Skonecki 6 6 6
  Skonecki 6 6 6   Skonecki 4 6 1 4
  Reid 6 6 4 4 6 15   Falkenburg 6 2 6 6
  Hode 1 4 6 6 2   Reid 7 6 1 2
  Becker 4 6 3 1 15   Falkenburg 9 2 6 6
15   Falkenburg 6 4 6 6 15   Falkenburg 3 2 2
  Balestra 4 6 6 6 2   Trabert 6 6 6
  Jalabert 6 1 4 4   Balestra 3 4 1
  Nath 0 4 3   Arkinstall 6 6 6
  Arkinstall 6 6 6   Arkinstall 2 4 0
  Krijt 5 6 6 6 2   Trabert 6 6 6
  Guilbert 7 2 3 2   Krijt 2 1 2
  Malosse 2 5 4 2   Trabert 6 6 6
2   Trabert 6 7 6

External linksEdit

  • "Official 1954 Men's Draw" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-05-25. Retrieved 2007-04-29. (110 KiB) on the French Open website
Preceded by
1954 Australian Championships – Men's Singles
Grand Slam men's singles Succeeded by
1954 Wimbledon Championships – Men's Singles