1958 Australian Championships – Men's Singles

Third-seeded Ashley Cooper defeated Mal Anderson 7–5, 6–3, 6–4 in the final to win the Men's Singles tennis title at the 1958 Australian Championships.

Men's Singles
1958 Australian Championships
ChampionAustralia Ashley Cooper
Runner-upAustralia Mal Anderson
Final score7–5, 6–3, 6–4
Details
Draw32
Seeds12
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women
← 1957 · Australian Championships · 1959 →

SeedsEdit

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

  1.   Mal Anderson (Finalist)
  2.   Barry Mackay (Second round)
  3.   Ashley Cooper (Champion)
  4.   Ron Holmberg (First round)
  5.   Neale Fraser (Semifinalist)
  6.   Michael Green (Quarterfinalist)
  7.   Mervyn Rose (Semifinalist)
  8.   Trevor Fancutt (Quarterfinalist)
  9.   Roy Emerson (Quarterfinalist)
  10.   Bob Howe (Quarterfinalist)
  11.   Rod Laver (Second round)
  12.   Bob Mark (Second round)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

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

FinalsEdit

Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
                     
1   Mal Anderson 6 6 5 12
8   Trevor Fancutt 3 4 7 10
1   Mal Anderson 6 5 6 19
7   Mervyn Rose 2 7 4 17
7   Mervyn Rose 3 4 6 8 6
10   Bob Howe 6 6 1 6 0
1   Mal Anderson 5 3 4
3   Ashley Cooper 7 6 6
3   Ashley Cooper 6 6 4 5 6
6   Michael Green 1 2 6 7 2
3   Ashley Cooper 6 3 10 6
5   Neale Fraser 3 6 8 3
5   Neale Fraser 4 6 6 6
9   Roy Emerson 6 1 4 3

Earlier roundsEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
1   Anderson 6 6 6
  Hewitt 3 2 0 1   Anderson 6 6 6
  Phillips-Moore 6 6 6   Phillips-Moore 3 3 2
  Jacques 2 4 2 1   Anderson 6 6 5 12
12   Mark 6 6 6 8   Fancutt 3 4 7 10
  O'Kane 1 2 2 12   Mark 3 6 6 10 8
8   Fancutt 7 6 8 6 8   Fancutt 6 3 4 12 10
  Newman 5 8 6 4 1   Anderson 6 5 6 19
7   Rose 6 3 7 6 7   Rose 2 7 4 17
  May 4 6 5 4 7   Rose 6 6 7
  Woodcock 6 5 11 6 6   Woodcock 4 3 5
  Fraser 8 7 9 2 3 7   Rose 3 4 6 8 6
10   Howe 6 6 6 10   Howe 6 6 1 6 0
  Gorman 4 4 4 10   Howe 6 6 6
  Lovett   Lovett 4 3 2
4   Holmberg w/o

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
3   Cooper 6 6 6
  Clements 1 2 1 3   Cooper 6 6 6
  Pearce 6 4 4 6 6   Pearce 3 3 0
  Candy 4 6 6 1 2 3   Cooper 6 6 4 5 6
11   Laver 6 3 6 6 6   Green 1 2 6 7 2
  Stolle 4 6 3 3 11   Laver 6 3 4 4
6   Green 6 7 6 6   Green 4 6 6 6
  Reid 3 5 4 3   Cooper 6 3 10 6
5   Fraser 6 6 6 5   Fraser 3 6 8 3
  Fletcher 0 1 1 5   Fraser 9 9 6
  Mulligan 6 8 6   Mulligan 7 7 2
  Edwards 3 6 3 5   Fraser 4 6 6 6
9   Emerson 6 6 6 9   Emerson 6 1 4 3
  Gibson 3 1 2 9   Emerson 6 4 9 9
2   Mackay 6 6 6 2   Mackay 4 6 7 7
  Reid 2 2 2

External linksEdit

  • [1] Source for the draw at australianopen.com
Preceded by
1957 U.S. National Championships
Grand Slam men's singles Succeeded by
1958 French Championships