1983 French Open
The 1983 French Open was a tennis tournament that took place on the outdoor clay courts at the Stade Roland Garros in Paris, France. The tournament ran from 23 May until 5 June. It was the 87th staging of the French Open, and the first Grand Slam tennis event of 1983.
|1983 French Open|
|Date||23 May – 5 June|
|Category||Grand Slam (ITF)|
|Draw||128S / 64D / 48X|
|Surface||Clay / Outdoor|
|Location||Paris (XVIe), France|
|Venue||Stade Roland Garros|
|Yannick Noah |
|Chris Evert |
|Anders Järryd / Hans Simonsson |
|Rosalyn Fairbank Nideffer / Candy Reynolds |
|Barbara Jordan / Eliot Teltscher |
- It was Noah's 3rd title of the year, and his 14th overall. It was his 1st (and only) career Grand Slam title.
- It was Evert's 15th career Grand Slam title, and her 5th French Open title.
Total prize money for the event was FF9,782,133.
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