1983 Australian Open – Men's Singles

Third-seeded Mats Wilander defeated Ivan Lendl 6–1, 6–4, 6–4 in the final to win the Men's Singles tennis title at the 1983 Australian Open.

Men's Singles
1983 Australian Open
ChampionSweden Mats Wilander
Runner-upCzechoslovakia Ivan Lendl
Final score6–1, 6–4, 6–4
Details
Draw96
Seeds16
Events
Singles men women boys girls
Doubles men women mixed boys girls
Legends men women mixed
WC Singles men women quad
WC Doubles men women quad
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Johan Kriek was the defending champion, but lost in the quarterfinals to Mats Wilander.

SeedsEdit

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

  1.   Ivan Lendl (Final)
  2.   John McEnroe (Semifinals)
  3.   Mats Wilander (Champion)
  4.   Eliot Teltscher (Quarterfinals)
  5.   Johan Kriek (Quarterfinals)
  6.   Vitas Gerulaitis (Second Round)
  7.   Tomáš Šmíd (Quarterfinals)
  8.   Anders Järryd (Fourth Round)
  9.   Henrik Sundström (Second Round)
  10.   Scott Davis (Withdrew)
  11.   Brian Teacher (Third Round)
  12.   Hank Pfister (Second Round)
  13.   Chris Lewis (Third Round)
  14.   Steve Denton (Third Round)
  15.   Tim Mayotte (Semifinals)
  16.   Paul McNamee (Fourth Round)

QualifyingEdit

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

Final eightEdit

Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
                     
1   Ivan Lendl 7 2 6 6
7   Tomáš Šmíd 6 6 1 2
1   Ivan Lendl 6 7 6
15   Tim Mayotte 1 6 3
4   Eliot Teltscher 4 2 6 6
15   Tim Mayotte 6 6 3 7
1   Ivan Lendl 1 4 4
3   Mats Wilander 6 6 6
5   Johan Kriek 3 4 6
3   Mats Wilander 6 6 7
3   Mats Wilander 4 6 6 6
2   John McEnroe 6 3 4 3
  Wally Masur 2 1 2
2   John McEnroe 6 6 6

Section 1Edit

First round Second round Third round Round four
1   I Lendl 6 6 6
Q   J Smith 2 2 4
1   I Lendl 6 7 6 6
  CA Miller 6 6 6 4   P Fleming 7 6 3 4
  P Fleming 7 7 4 6   P Fleming 6 6 6
  D Macpherson 6 1 7 1 10   F Buehning 1 2 3
  F Buehning 3 6 6 6 12 1   I Lendl 7 6 6
  V Amritraj 5 2 4   P Cash 6 3 3
  M Kratzmann 7 6 6   M Kratzmann 2 2 7 4
Q   W Hampson 5 3 3   P Cash 6 6 6 6
  P Cash 7 6 6   P Cash 6 7 6 2 7
11   B Teacher 4 6 7 6 5
LL   B Derlin 1 6 4 3
11   B Teacher 6 3 6 6

Section 2Edit

First round Second round Third round Round four
13   C Lewis 6 7 6 6 6
  C Hooper 6 6 6   C Hooper 7 5 7 3 4
  H Simonsson 3 2 3 13   C Lewis 3 6 1
Q   G Whitecross 2 4 3   J Fitzgerald 6 7 6
  J Fitzgerald 6 6 6   J Fitzgerald 6 6 6
  P Dent 3 3 3
  J Fitzgerald 5 6 4 2
  J Borowiak 6 3 6 7 7   T Šmid 7 3 6 6
  P Feigl 3 6 3 5   J Borowiak 6 2 7 6
  S Edberg 3 6 5 4
  J Borowiak 4 6 1 4
  J Gurfein 7 7 2 4 6 7   T Šmid 6 3 6 6
LL   H van Boeckel 6 6 6 6 3   J Gurfein 4 6 7 1
7   T Šmid 6 7 6 6

Section 3Edit

First round Second round Third round Round four
4   E Teltscher 6 7 6 6
  B Dyke 4 6 7 1
4   E Teltscher 6 6 3 6 6
  G Holmes 7 4 6 2 2   T Gullikson 7 4 6 4 3
  T Gullikson 6 6 4 6 6   T Gullikson 6 6 7
  L Bourne 7 3 6 1 4   J Alexander 1 3 6
  J Alexander 5 6 3 6 6 4   E Teltscher 6 7 6
  R Meyer 4 6 4
  M Davis 3 6 0 4 3
  L Courteau 3 0 2   R Meyer 6 4 6 6 6
  R Meyer 6 6 6   R Meyer 6 7 6
  M Leach 6 7 6 6 6   M Leach 4 6 4
  L Stefanki 4 6 7 7 3   M Leach 6 3 7 4 10
9   H Sundstrom 2 6 5 6 8

Section 4Edit

First round Second round Third round Round four
15   T Mayotte 7 6 6
  S Giammalva, Jr. 6 7 2 6   S Giammalva, Jr. 5 3 4
  D Mustard 2 6 6 3 15   T Mayotte 6 3 6 6
Q   CB Strode 3 5 6 5   M Edmondson 4 6 3 2
  M Edmondson 6 7 4 7   M Edmondson 6 6 7
Q   D Pate 1 4 5
15   T Mayotte 6 6 6
  R Gehring 3 2 4   J Nyström 4 4 4
  J Nyström 6 6 6   J Nyström 3 6 7 6
  R Frawley 7 7 6   R Frawley 6 2 5 3
Q   P Doohan 6 5 3   J Nyström 6 6 6
  Z Kuharszky 4 4 2
  Z Kuharszky 6 6 6
6   V Gerulaitis 1 3 3

Section 5Edit

First round Second round Third round Round four
5   J Kriek 6 7 6
  MS Strode 2 5 2
5   J Kriek 6 6 6
  J Frawley 4 7 6 4 4   A Andrews 0 4 2
  J McCurdy 6 6 2 6 6   J McCurdy 4 7 5 6
  A Andrews 6 6 7   A Andrews 6 6 7 7
  M Mitchell 4 4 6 5   J Kriek 6 6 7
LL   E Oncins 0 3 3   J Lloyd 3 3 6
  J Lloyd 6 6 6   J Lloyd 6 4 5 7 6
Q   R Seguso 3 6 7 6 4
  J Lloyd 7 6 6
  P Du Pré 3 7 2 6 9 14   S Denton 6 2 3
  B Gilbert 6 5 6 3 7   P Du Pré 6 2 3 4
14   S Denton 4 6 6 6

Section 6Edit

First round Second round Third round Round four
16   P McNamee 4 7 3 6 6
  C Johnstone 4 6 6 7 13   C Johnstone 6 6 6 3 2
  M De Palmer 6 7 0 6 11 16   P McNamee 4 7 7 4 6
  M Hocevar 6 6 6 6 3
  N Odizor 6 2 2 6 4
  M Hocevar 6 3 6 7 6   M Hocevar 3 6 6 2 6
  R Simpson 1 6 7 5 1 16   P McNamee 4 2 6
  R Tanner 7 6 3 6 3   M Wilander 6 6 7
  K Warwick 6 2 6 3   R Tanner 7 3 4 6 14
  M Bauer 7 6 6 6   M Bauer 6 6 6 3 12
  C Fancutt 6 4 7 1   R Tanner 4 7 3 1
3   M Wilander 6 6 6 6
  B Testerman 4 6 7 3 2
3   M Wilander 6 4 6 6 6

Section 7Edit

First round Second round Third round Round four
8   A Järryd 6 7 6
Q   J Austin 6 1 4   B Drewett 4 6 2
  B Drewett 7 6 6 8   A Järryd 6 2 6 6
Q   M Anger 3 6 2 1
  M Dickson 4 4 6 4
Q   M Anger 7 6 6 Q   M Anger 6 6 3 6
  M Mečíř 5 3 1 8   A Järryd 3 3 6 1
  S Youl 6 4 6 6   W Masur 6 6 4 6
  J Lapidus 2 6 4 3   S Youl 4 6 6
  W Masur 6 6 6   W Masur 6 7 7
Q   E Sherbeck 2 4 2   W Masur 6 7 7
LL   K Flach 1 6 6
  J Sadri 3 5 4
LL   K Flach 6 7 6

Section 8Edit

First round Second round Third round Round four
12   H Pfister 1 7 6 1
  M Freeman 6 6 7 6
  M Freeman 7 2 4 6
  E Korita 4 3 4   T Gullikson 6 6 6 7
  T Gullikson 6 6 6   T Gullikson 6 7 7
  D Dowlen 4 4 6 6 3 Q   W Maher 4 6 6
Q   W Maher 6 6 3 1 6   T Gullikson 3 2 2
  D Gitlin 4 6 7 6 2   J McEnroe 6 6 6
LL   T Benhabiles 6 0 6 2   D Gitlin 2 7 4 6 1
  R Krishnan 6 6 6 3 6
  R Krishnan 4 5 1
  T Giammalva 3 6 6 6 2   J McEnroe 6 7 6
  L Shiras 6 3 2 4   T Giammalva 3 6 3 3
2   J McEnroe 6 1 6 6

External linksEdit

Preceded by
1983 US Open
Grand Slam men's singles Succeeded by
1984 French Open