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1975 French Open – Men's Singles

First-seeded Björn Borg successfully defended his title, defeating Guillermo Vilas 6–2, 6–3, 6–4 in the final to win the Men's Singles tennis title at the 1975 French Open.

Men's Singles
1975 French Open
ChampionSweden Björn Borg
Runner-upArgentina Guillermo Vilas
Final score6–2, 6–3, 6–4
Details
Draw128
Seeds16
Events
Singles men women boys girls
Doubles men women mixed boys girls
Legends −45 45+ women
WC Singles men women
WC Doubles men women
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Contents

SeedsEdit

The seeded players are listed below. Björn Borg was the champion; others show the round in which they were eliminated.

  1.   Björn Borg (Champion)
  2.   Manuel Orantes (First round)
  3.   Ilie Năstase (Third round)
  4.   Guillermo Vilas (Final)
  5.   Roscoe Tanner (Third round)
  6.   John Alexander (Fourth round)
  7.   Raúl Ramírez (Quarterfinals)
  8.   Harold Solomon (Quarterfinals)
  9.   Alex Metreveli (Second round)
  10.   Eddie Dibbs (Semifinals)
  11.   Jaime Fillol Sr. (Fourth round)
  12.   François Jauffret (Fourth round)
  13.   Brian Gottfried (Fourth round)
  14.   Jan Kodeš (Fourth round)
  15.   Stan Smith (Fourth round)
  16.   Onny Parun (Quarterfinals)

QualifyingEdit

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

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

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                     
10   Eddie Dibbs 4 7 6 5 6
7   Raúl Ramírez 6 6 1 7 4
10   Eddie Dibbs 1 4 6 1
4   Guillermo Vilas 6 6 1 6
4   Guillermo Vilas 6 6 7
16   Onny Parun 2 2 6
4   Guillermo Vilas 2 3 4
1   Björn Borg 6 6 6
    John Andrews 4 7 6 2
    Adriano Panatta 6 5 7 6
    Adriano Panatta 4 6 5 4
1   Björn Borg 6 1 7 6
8   Harold Solomon 1 5 4
1   Björn Borg 6 7 6

Section 1Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
2   Orantes 3 0
  Zugarelli 6 6 Zugarelli 6 4 6
  Lara 5 3 Álvarez 3 6 3
  Álvarez 7 6 Zugarelli 6 6 7
  Stilwell 6 3 2 Dibley 3 4 5
  Loyo-Mayo 3 6 6 Loyo-Mayo 3 4
  Pinto-Bravo 3 7 3 Dibley 6 6
  Dibley 6 5 6 Zugarelli 4 5 4
10   Dibbs 6 6 10 Dibbs 6 7 6
Q   Borfiga 3 2 10 Dibbs 6 6
  Taróczy 7 6 Taróczy 3 4
  James 5 2 10 Dibbs 6 6 3 6
  Elschenbroich 5 4 Pilić 2 2 6 4
  Pattison 7 6 Pattison 4 3
  Pilić 6 6 Pilić 6 6
  Naegelen 4 2

Section 2Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
7   Ramírez 6 6
  Farrell 4 1 7 Ramírez 7 6
  Gisbert Sr 1 4 Q Robinson 6 0
Q   Robinson 6 6 7 Ramírez 4 6 6 6
  Velasco, Sr. 6 7 Barazzutti 6 4 0 1
  Písecký 2 5 Velasco, Sr. 3 1
  Barazzutti 6 6 6 Barazzutti 6 6
  Kreiss 7 3 4 7 Ramírez 6 6 6
12   Jauffret 7 6 12 Jauffret 2 1 4
  Crealy 5 3 12 Jauffret 6 7
  Špear 7 5 7 Špear 1 5
  Koch 6 7 5 12 Jauffret 1 3 6 6 6
  Pinner 6 3 4 Johansson 6 6 3 1 4
  Johansson 4 6 6 Johansson 6 6
  Cornejo 6 6 Q Marten 4 2
Q   Marten 7 7

Section 3Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
4   Vilas 6 6
  Plötz 0 0 4 Vilas 6 6
Q   Muntañola 6 6 Q Muntañola 1 3
  Svensson 3 2 4 Vilas 7 6 6
Q   Cano 6 6 Q Cano 5 4 2
  Gebert 2 4 Q Cano 6 6
  Thung 6 4 Q Neely 4 3
Q   Neely 7 6 4 Vilas 6 6 6
14   Kodeš 2 6 8 14 Kodeš 1 4 2
  Fibak 6 3 6 14 Kodeš 6 6
Q   Volkov 3 7 6 Q Volkov 3 4
  Mandarino 6 6 3 14 Kodeš 6 7 6
  Mignot 6 6 Kronk 3 6 3
  Kamiwazumi 7 7 Kamiwazumi 5 7 2
Q   Beust 1 4 Kronk 7 5 6
  Kronk 6 6

Section 4Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
6   Alexander 6 6
  Chanfreau 4 2 6 Alexander 7 6
  Rahim 6 6 Rahim 6 0
  Hose 3 2 6 Alexander 6 2 7 7
  Kakoulia 7 2 1 Prajoux 1 6 5 5
  Prajoux 5 6 6 Prajoux 6 6
  Caujolle 2 7 6 Caujolle 1 4
  Pala 6 6 3 6 Alexander 2 6 6 3 6
16   Parun 6 6 16 Parun 6 2 3 6 8
Q   Castañón 2 3 16 Parun 6 7
Q   Toci 4 3 N'Godrella 4 5
  N'Godrella 6 6 16 Parun 6 6 6 6
  Gerken 7 1 5 Proisy 2 7 2 4
  Proisy 6 6 7 Proisy 7 6
  Carmichael 3 5 Q Ovici 6 0
Q   Ovici 6 7

Section 5Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
  Van Dillen 6 6
  Meiler 1 2 Van Dillen 6 6
Q   Baranyi 6 6 Q Baranyi 3 3
  Deblicker 3 4 Van Dillen 6 6 7
Q   Kirmayr 2 6 8 Q Kirmayr 4 4 6
  Battrick 6 3 6 Q Kirmayr 2 7 6
  Bengtson 2 4 9 Metreveli 6 5 4
9   Metreveli 6 6 Van Dillen 2 5 6 6 3
  Higueras 4 4 Andrews 6 7 0 2 6
  Andrews 6 6 Andrews 6 4 8
Q   Barclay 5 3 Estep 1 6 6
  Estep 7 6 Andrews 3 3 6 6 6
  Barthes 6 6 5 Tanner 6 6 3 4 4
Q   Sânteiu 4 2 Barthes 4 6 2
  Feaver 0 4 5 Tanner 6 3 6
5   Tanner 6 6

Section 6Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
  Muñoz 6 6
  McNair 3 0 Muñoz 0 7 2
  Franulović 5 6 6 Franulović 6 6 6
  Contet 7 2 4 Franulović 4 4 5
  Yuill 6 6 11 Fillol Sr. 6 6 7
  Fisher 2 4 Yuill 6 2
Q   J Niedźwiedzki 2 6 1 11 Fillol Sr. 7 6
11   Fillol Sr. 6 3 6 11 Fillol Sr. 3 4 4
  Gehring 5 4 Panatta 6 6 6
  Panatta 7 6 Panatta 6 6
  Holeček 4 7 4 Crawford 2 2
  Crawford 6 5 6 Panatta 6 3 7 6
  Kuki 3 1 3 Năstase 4 6 6 1
  Bertolucci 6 6 Bertolucci 6 3 0
  Phillips-Moore 3 2 3 Năstase 3 6 6
3   Năstase 6 6

Section 7Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
  Taylor 6 6
Q   Mir 3 3 Taylor 6 6
  Stewart 2 4 Dominguez 4 3
  Dominguez 6 6 Taylor 0 1 5
  Gorman 6 6 13 Gottfried 6 6 7
Q   Rheinberger 2 1 Gorman 6 4
  Andersson 7 3 4 13 Gottfried 7 6
13   Gottfried 5 6 6 13 Gottfried 7 6 6 6 4
  Kary 7 6 8 Solomon 5 1 7 7 6
  El Shafei 6 3 Kary 3 5
  Goven 6 6 Goven 6 7
Q   Benavides 3 2 Goven 1 6 1 6 1
  Krulevitz 6 6 8 Solomon 6 3 6 2 6
  Dowdeswell 3 2 Krulevitz 2 2
  Molina 1 4 8 Solomon 6 6
8   Solomon 6 6

Section 8Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
  Lloyd 6 7
  Gentil 4 5 Lloyd 0 6 3
  Dent 2 5 Moore 6 3 6
  Moore 6 7 Moore 0 6 2 3
  Ganzábal 6 7 15 Smith 6 1 6 6
Q   Andrew 0 5 Ganzábal 3 2
  T Vázquez 4 4 15 Smith 6 6
15   Smith 6 6 15 Smith 2 3 0
  Dell 3 6 1 Borg 6 6 6
  Hřebec 6 7 Hřebec 6 6
  Korpas 7 2 3 Waltke 3 3
  Waltke 5 6 6 Hřebec 1 1 1
  Szőke 6 6 1 Borg 6 6 6
  Dowdeswell 3 4 Szőke 1 1
  Holmes 2 3 1 Borg 6 6
1   Borg 6 6

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