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The 1983 Volvo Grand Prix was a professional tennis circuit held that year. It incorporated the four grand slam tournaments, the Grand Prix tournaments, and two team tournaments (the Davis Cup and the World Team Cup. The circuit was administered by the Men's International Professional Tennis Council (MIPTC).

1983 Grand Prix circuit
John McEnroe Roland Garros 2012.JPG
McEnroe won 6 titles in the year
Details
Duration10 January 1983 – 10 January 1984
Edition14th
Tournaments70
CategoriesGrand Slam (4)
Grand Prix Series (65)
* Super Series
* Regular Series
Team Events (1)
Achievements (singles)
Most tournament titlesSweden Mats Wilander (9)
Most tournament finalsSweden Mats Wilander (11)
Prize money leaderCzechoslovakia Ivan Lendl ($1,747,128)
Points leaderSweden Mats Wilander (3,101) [a]
Awards
Player of the yearUnited States John McEnroe
Most improved
player of the year
United States Jimmy Arias
Newcomer of the yearUnited States Scott Davis
1982
1984

Contents

ScheduleEdit

The table below shows the 1983 Volvo Grand Prix schedule (a precursor to the ATP Tour).

JanuaryEdit

Week of Tournament Champion Runner-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
24 January Guarujá, Brazil
Hard – $200,000 – S64/D32
  José Luis Clerc
3–6, 7–5, 6–1
  Mats Wilander   Bernard Boileau
  Tomáš Šmíd
  Francisco González
  Andrés Gómez
  Pat Du Pré
  Ramesh Krishnan
  Tomáš Šmíd
  Tim Gullikson

5–7, 7–6, 6–3
  Shlomo Glickstein
  Van Winitsky
31 January Caracas, Venezuela
Hard – $75,000 – S32/D16
  Raúl Ramírez
6–4, 6–2
  Morris Skip Strode   Francisco González
  Stefan Simonsson
  Nick Saviano
  David Dowlen
  Stan Smith
  Tim Gullikson
  Stan Smith
  Jaime Fillol

6–7, 6–4, 6–3
  Andrés Gómez
  Ilie Năstase
1983 U.S. Pro Indoor
Philadelphia, USA
Carpet – $250,000 – S64/D32
  John McEnroe
4–6, 7–6, 6–4, 6–3
  Ivan Lendl   Tim Mayotte
  Bill Scanlon
  Eliot Teltscher
  Brian Gottfried
  Peter McNamara
  Wojciech Fibak
  Kevin Curren
  Steve Denton

4–6, 7–6, 7–6
  Peter Fleming
  John McEnroe

FebruaryEdit

Week of Tournament Champion Runner-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
14 February Memphis, Tennessee, USA
Carpet – $250,000 – S64/D32
  Jimmy Connors
7–5, 6–0
  Gene Mayer   Peter McNamara
  Brian Gottfried
  Eliot Teltscher
  Yannick Noah
  Brian Teacher
  Paul McNamee
  Peter McNamara
  Paul McNamee

6–3, 5–7, 6–4
  Tim Gullikson
  Tom Gullikson
Viña del Mar, Chile
Clay – $75,000 – S32/D16
  Víctor Pecci
2–6, 7–5, 6–4
  Jaime Fillol   Pablo Arraya
  Ricardo Acuña
  Loïc Courteau
  Mario Martínez
  Damir Keretić
  Hans Gildemeister
  Belus Prajoux
  Hans Gildemeister

6–3, 6–1
  Júlio Góes
  Ney Keller
21 February La Quinta, California, USA
Hard – $200,000 – S64/D32
  José Higueras
6–4, 6–2
  Eliot Teltscher   Mike Bauer
  Eliot Teltscher
  Brad Gilbert
  Sandy Mayer
  Victor Amaya
  Robert Van't Hof
  Raúl Ramírez
  Brian Gottfried

7–6, 6–4
  Anand Amritraj
  Johan Kriek
28 February Monterrey, Mexico
Carpet – $75,000 – S32/D16
  Sammy Giammalva
6–4, 3–6, 6–3
  Ben Testerman   Erick Iskersky
  Nduka Odizor
  Terry Moor
  John Sadri
  Juan Hernandez
  Nick Saviano
  Nduka Odizor
  David Dowlen

3–6, 6–3, 6–4
  Andy Andrews
  John Sadri
Davis Cup First Round
Moscow, Soviet Union – Carpet (i)
Asunción, Paraguay – Carpet (i)
Adelaide, Australia – Grass
Timişoara, Romania – Hard (i)
Bjärred, Sweden – Carpet (i)
Christchurch, New Zealand – Grass
Reggio Calabria, Italy – Clay
Buenos Aires, Argentina – Clay
First Round Winners
  France 3–2
  Paraguay 4–1
  Australia 3–2
  Romania 5–0
  Sweden 5–0
  New Zealand 5–0
  Italy 3–2
  Argentina 3–2
First Round Losers
  Soviet Union
  Czechoslovakia
  Great Britain
  Chile
  Indonesia
  Denmark
  Ireland
  United States

MarchEdit

Week of Tournament Champion Runner-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
7 March Donnay Indoor
Brussels, Belgium
Carpet – $250,000 – S32/D16
  Peter McNamara
6–4, 4–6, 7–6
  Ivan Lendl   Mats Wilander
  Vitas Gerulaitis
  Johan Kriek
  Yannick Noah
  Steve Denton
  Peter McNamara
  Heinz Günthardt
  Balázs Taróczy

6–2, 6–4
  Hans Simonsson
  Mats Wilander
Nancy, France
Hard – $75,000 – S32/D16
  Nick Saviano
6–4, 4–6, 6–3
  Chip Hooper   Wojciech Fibak
  Danie Visser
  Victor Amaya
  Wally Masur
  Tom Cain
  Bill Scanlon
  Anders Järryd
  Jan Gunnarsson

7–5, 6–3
  Ricardo Acuña
  Belus Prajoux
14 March ABN World Tennis Tournament
Rotterdam, Netherlands
Hard – $250,000 – S32/D16
  Gene Mayer
6–1, 7–6
  Guillermo Vilas   John Fitzgerald
  Fritz Buehning
  Tim Wilkison
  Nick Saviano
  Hank Pfister
  Vince Van Patten
  Tom Gullikson
  Fritz Buehning

7–6, 4–6, 7–6
  Peter Fleming
  Pavel Složil
21 March Cuore Cup
Milan, Italy
Carpet – $350,000 – S32/D16
  Ivan Lendl
5–7, 6–3, 7–6(7–4)
  Kevin Curren   Chip Hooper
  Bill Scanlon
  Sandy Mayer
  Thomas Högstedt
  Tomáš Šmíd
  Eddie Edwards
  Tomáš Šmíd
  Pavel Složil

6–2, 5–7, 6–4
  Fritz Buehning
  Peter Fleming
Nice International Open
Nice, France
Clay – $75,000 – S32/D16
  Henrik Sundström
7–5, 4–6, 6–3
  Manuel Orantes   Mario Martínez
  Fernando Luna
  Christophe Casa
  Juan Avendaño
  Jimmy Brown
  Thierry Tulasne
  Libor Pimek
  Bernard Boileau

6–3, 6–4
  Bernard Fritz
  Jean-Louis Haillet
28 March Monte Carlo Open
Monte Carlo, Monaco
Clay – $300,000 – S32/D16
  Mats Wilander
6–1, 6–2, 6–3
  Mel Purcell   Manuel Orantes
  Corrado Barazzutti
  Shlomo Glickstein
  Yannick Noah
  Henri Leconte
  Guillermo Vilas
  Balázs Taróczy
  Heinz Günthardt

6–2, 6–4
  Henri Leconte
  Yannick Noah

AprilEdit

Week of Tournament Champion Runner-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
4 April Lights Cup
Lisbon, Portugal
Clay – $250,000 – S32/D16
  Mats Wilander
2–6, 7–6, 6–4
  Yannick Noah   José Higueras
  Libor Pimek
  Shlomo Glickstein
  Corrado Barazzutti
  Anders Järryd
  Víctor Pecci
  Cássio Motta
  Carlos Kirmayr

7–5, 6–4
  Pavel Složil
  Ferdi Taygan
11 April Aix-en-Provence, France
Clay – $75,000 – S32/D16
  Mats Wilander
6–3, 6–2
  Sergio Casal   Joakim Nyström
  Henri Leconte
  Víctor Pecci
  Alejandro Ganzábal
  Loïc Courteau
  Jairo Velasco, Sr.
  Gilles Moretton
  Henri Leconte

2–6, 6–1, 6–2
  Iván Camus
  Sergio Casal
Los Angeles, USA
Hard – $200,000 – S64/D32
  Gene Mayer
7–6, 6–1
  Johan Kriek   Jimmy Connors
  Brian Gottfried
  Sandy Mayer
  Hank Pfister
  Mike De Palmer
  Tim Mayotte
  John McEnroe
  Peter Fleming

6–1, 6–2
  Sandy Mayer
  Ferdi Taygan
18 April Bournemouth, England
Clay – $125,000 – S32/D16
  José Higueras
2–6, 7–6, 7–5
  Tomáš Šmíd   Stefan Edberg
  Víctor Pecci
  Jaime Fillol
  Balázs Taróczy
  Shlomo Glickstein
  Buster Mottram
  Sherwood Stewart
  Tomáš Šmíd

7–6, 7–5
  Heinz Günthardt
  Balázs Taróczy
24 April Alan King Tennis Classic
Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Hard – $250,000 – S32/D16
  Jimmy Connors
7–6(7–4), 6–1
  Mark Edmondson   Hank Pfister
  Robert Van't Hof
  Steve Denton
  Raúl Ramírez
  Sandy Mayer
  Sammy Giammalva
  Steve Denton
  Kevin Curren

6–3, 7–5
  Tracy Delatte
  Johan Kriek
25 April Madrid, Spain
Clay – $250,000 – S32/D16
  Yannick Noah
3–6, 6–0, 6–2, 6–4
  Henrik Sundström   Pavel Složil
  Heinz Günthardt
  Thierry Tulasne
  Alberto Tous
  Carlos Kirmayr
  Hans Gildemeister
  Pavel Složil
  Heinz Günthardt

6–3, 6–3
  Markus Günthardt
  Zoltán Kuhárszky
Tampa, Florida, USA
Carpet – $75,000 – S16
  Johan Kriek
6–2, 6–4
  Robert Lutz   Florin Segărceanu
  Mike De Palmer
  John Fitzgerald
  Tom Cain
  Fritz Buehning
  Tim Wilkison
  Steve Meister
  Tony Giammalva

3–6, 6–1, 7–5
  Eric Fromm
  Drew Gitlin

MayEdit

Week of Tournament Champion Runner-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
2 May World Team Cup
Düsseldorf, Germany
Clay – $450,000 – S16/D8
  Spain
2–1
  Australia
9 May Florence, Italy
Clay – $75,000 – S32/D16
  Jimmy Arias
6–4, 6–3
  Francesco Cancellotti   Eddie Dibbs
  Stefan Simonsson
  Georges Goven
  Ricardo Cano
  Ángel Giménez
  Thierry Tulasne
  Víctor Pecci
  Francisco González

4–6, 6–4, 7–6
  Dominique Bedel
  Bernard Fritz
Hamburg, Germany
Clay – $75,000 – S56/D28
  Yannick Noah
3–6, 7–5, 6–2, 6–0
  José Higueras   Eric Fromm
  Guillermo Vilas
  Balázs Taróczy
  Mats Wilander
  Eliot Teltscher
  Jeff Borowiak
  Balázs Taróczy
  Heinz Günthardt

7–6, 4–6, 6–4
  Mark Edmondson
  Brian Gottfried
16 May Italian Open
Rome, Italy
Clay – $300,000 – S64/D32
  Jimmy Arias
6–2, 6–7, 6–2, 6–4
  José Higueras   Stefan Simonsson
  Heinz Günthardt
  Eddie Dibbs
  Guy Forget
  Eliot Teltscher
  José Luis Clerc
  Francisco González
  Víctor Pecci

6–2, 6–7, 6–4
  Jan Gunnarsson
  Mike Leach
Bavarian Tennis Championships
Munich, Germany
  Tomáš Šmíd
6–0, 6–3, 4–6, 2–6, 7–5
  Joakim Nyström   Hans Simonsson
  Peter Elter
  Chris Lewis
  Fernando Luna
  Pavel Složil
  Michael Westphal
  Chris Lewis
  Pavel Složil

6–4, 6–2
  Anders Järryd
  Tomáš Šmíd
23 May
30 May
French Open
Paris, France
Clay
  Yannick Noah
6–2, 7–5, 7–6(7–3)
  Mats Wilander   Christophe Roger-Vasselin
  José Higueras
  Jimmy Connors
  Ivan Lendl
  Guillermo Vilas
  John McEnroe
  Anders Järryd
  Hans Simonsson

7–6(7–4), 6–4, 6–2
  Mark Edmondson
  Sherwood Stewart
  Barbara Jordan
  Eliot Teltscher

6–2, 6–3
  Leslie Allen
  Charles Strode

JuneEdit

Week of Tournament Champion Runner-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
6 June Stella Artois Championships
London, England
Grass
  Jimmy Connors
6–3, 6–3
  John McEnroe   Ivan Lendl
  Kevin Curren
  Steve Denton
  Tim Mayotte
  Pat Cash
  Brian Gottfried
  Brian Gottfried
  Paul McNamee

6–4, 6–3
  Kevin Curren
  Steve Denton
Venice, Italy
Clay – $75,000 – S32/D16
  Roberto Argüello
2–6, 6–2, 6–0
  Jimmy Brown   Bernard Fritz
  Florin Segărceanu
  Diego Pérez
  Adriano Panatta
  Dominique Bedel
  Carlos Castellan
  Víctor Pecci
  Francisco González

6–1, 6–2
  Zoltán Kuhárszky
  Steve Krulevitz
13 June Bristol Open
Bristol, England
Grass
  Johan Kriek
7–6, 7–5
  Tom Gullikson   Lloyd Bourne
  Ramesh Krishnan
  Ricardo Acuña
  Brian Teacher
  John Fitzgerald
  Marcos Hocevar
  John Alexander
  John Fitzgerald

7–5, 6–4
  Tom Gullikson
  Johan Kriek
20 June
27 June
Wimbledon London, England
Grass
  John McEnroe
6–2, 6–2, 6–2
  Chris Lewis   Kevin Curren
  Ivan Lendl
  Tim Mayotte
  Mel Purcell
  Roscoe Tanner
  Sandy Mayer
  Peter Fleming
  John McEnroe

6–4, 6–3, 6–4
  Tim Gullikson
  Tom Gullikson
  Wendy Turnbull
  John Lloyd
  Billie Jean King
  Steve Denton

JulyEdit

Week of Tournament Champion Runner-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
4 July Gstaad, Switzerland
Clay – $100,000 – S32/D16
  Sandy Mayer
6–0, 6–3, 6–2
  Tomáš Šmíd   Mel Purcell
  Libor Pimek
  José Higueras
  Wojciech Fibak
  Colin Dowdeswell
  Sammy Giammalva
  Tomáš Šmíd
  Pavel Složil

6–7, 6–4, 6–2
  Colin Dowdeswell
  Wojciech Fibak
Newport, Rhode Island, USA
Grass – $100,000 – S32/D16
  John Fitzgerald
2–6, 6–1, 6–3
  Scott Davis   Tom Gullikson
  Matt Mitchell
  Paul Annacone
  Brad Drewett
  John Van Nostrand
  Tim Gullikson
  John Fitzgerald
  Vijay Amritraj

6–3, 6–4
  Tim Gullikson
  Tom Gullikson
Davis Cup Quarterfinals
Marseilles, France – Clay
Brisbane, Australia – Grass
Eastbourne, England – Grass
Rome, Italy – Clay
Quarterfinal Winners
  France 3–2
  Australia 5–0
  Sweden 3–2
  Argentina 5–0
Quarterfinal Losers
  Paraguay
  Romania
  New Zealand
  Italy
11 July Swedish Open
Båstad, Sweden
Clay – $75,000 – S32/D16
  Mats Wilander
6–1, 6–2
  Anders Järryd   Jim Gurfein
  Scott Lipton
  Stefan Simonsson
  Bernard Boileau
  Jan Gunnarsson
  Henrik Sundström
  Mats Wilander
  Joakim Nyström

1–6, 7–6, 7–6
  Anders Järryd
  Hans Simonsson
Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Clay – $200,000 – S56/D28
  José Luis Clerc
6–3, 6–1
  Jimmy Arias   Diego Pérez
  Eliot Teltscher
  Andrés Gómez
  Gianni Ocleppo
  Jeff Borowiak
  Jimmy Brown
  Cássio Motta
  Mark Dickson

7–5, 6–3
  Hans Gildemeister
  Belus Prajoux
Mercedes Cup
Stuttgart, Germany
Clay – $100,000 – S32/D16
  José Higueras
6–1, 6–1, 7–6
  Heinz Günthardt   Brian Teacher
  Chris Lewis
  Tomáš Šmíd
  Andreas Maurer
  John Alexander
  Bernard Mitton
  Mike Bauer
  Anand Amritraj

4–6, 6–3, 6–2
  Pavel Složil
  Tomáš Šmíd
18 July Dutch Open
Hilversum, Netherlands
Clay – $75,000 – S32/D16
  Tomáš Šmíd
6–4, 6–4
  Balázs Taróczy   Andreas Maurer
  Roland Stadler
  Heinz Günthardt
  Christoph Zipf
  Rolf Gehring
  Eliot Teltscher
  Balázs Taróczy
  Heinz Günthardt

3–6, 6–2, 6–3
  Jan Kodeš
  Tomáš Šmíd
Kitzbühel, Austria
Clay – $100,000 – S48/D24
  Guillermo Vilas
7–6, 4–6, 6–4
  Henri Leconte   Sergio Casal
  Hans Schwaier
  Marcos Hocevar
  Zoltán Kuhárszky
  Wojciech Fibak
  Trevor Allan
  Pavel Složil
  Wojciech Fibak

7–5, 6–2
  Colin Dowdeswell
  Zoltán Kuhárszky
Sovran Bank Classic
Washington, D.C., USA
Clay – $200,000 – S56/D28
  José Luis Clerc
6–3, 3–6, 6–0
  Jimmy Arias   Mario Martínez
  Eric Korita
  Francesco Cancellotti
  Andrés Gómez
  Cássio Motta
  Mark Dickson
  Pablo Arraya
  Claudio Panatta
25 July Volvo International
North Conway, New Hampshire, USA
Clay – $200,000 – S56/D28
  José Luis Clerc
6–3, 6–1
  Andrés Gómez   José Higueras
  Jimmy Arias
  Mel Purcell
  Jim Gurfein
  Guillermo Vilas
  Sherwood Stewart
  Mark Edmondson

7–6, 7–6
  Eric Fromm
  Drew Gitlin
South Orange, New Jersey, USA
Clay – $75,000 – S32/D16
  Brad Drewett
4–6, 6–4, 7–6
  John Alexander   Eric Korita
  Paul McNamee
  Michael Westphal
  Terry Moor
  Libor Pimek
  Tom Cain
  Tom Cain
  Fritz Buehning

6–2, 7–5
  John Lloyd
  Dick Stockton

AugustEdit

Week of Tournament Champion Runner-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
1 August Columbus, Ohio, USA
Hard – $100,000 – S32/D16
  Brian Teacher
7–6, 6–4
  Bill Scanlon   Henri Leconte
  Scott Davis
  Steve Denton
  Roscoe Tanner
  Brian Gottfried
  Eric Korita
  Brian Teacher
  Scott Davis

6–1, 4–6, 7–6
  Vijay Amritraj
  John Fitzgerald
U.S. Men's Clay Court Championships
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Clay – $300,000 – S56/D28
  Jimmy Arias
6–4, 2–6, 6–4
  Andrés Gómez   Mel Purcell
  Shlomo Glickstein
  Jimmy Brown
  Henrik Sundström
  Chris Lewis
  Roberto Argüello
  Sherwood Stewart
  Mark Edmondson

6–3, 6–2
  Carlos Kirmayr
  Cássio Motta
8 August Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Hard – $25,000 – S32/D16
  Marty Davis
6–3, 6–2
  Matt Mitchell   John Austin
  Nick Saviano
  Vijay Amritraj
  Peter Feigl
  Andy Andrews
  John Sadri
  Christo van Rensburg
  Mike Myburg

7–6,7–5
  Francisco González
Player's Canadian Open
Montreal, Canada
Hard – $300,000 – S56/D32
  Ivan Lendl
6–2, 6–2
  Anders Järryd   John McEnroe
  Jimmy Connors
  Brian Teacher
  Peter Fleming
  Kevin Curren
  Johan Kriek
  Ferdi Taygan
  Sandy Mayer

6–3, 6–4
  Tim Gullikson
  Tom Gullikson
15 August ATP Championships
Mason, USA
Hard – $300,000 – S64/D32
  Mats Wilander
6–4, 6–4
  John McEnroe   Jimmy Connors
  Ivan Lendl
  Jimmy Arias
  Sandy Mayer
  Francisco González
  Tim Gullikson
  Victor Amaya

6–4, 6–3
  Carlos Kirmayr
  Cássio Motta
Stowe, Vermont, USA
Hard – $75,000 – S32/D16
  John Fitzgerald
3–6, 6–2, 7–5
  Vijay Amritraj   Matt Doyle
  Van Winitsky
  Brad Drewett
  Paul McNamee
  Fritz Buehning
  Tom Gullikson
  Kim Warwick
  Brad Drewett

4–6, 7–5, 6–2
  Fritz Buehning
  Tom Gullikson
29 August
5 September
US Open
Hard
  Jimmy Connors
6–3, 6–7(2–7), 7–5, 6–0
  Ivan Lendl   Bill Scanlon
  Jimmy Arias
  Mark Dickson
  Eliot Teltscher
  Yannick Noah
  Mats Wilander
  Peter Fleming
  John McEnroe

6–3, 6–4, 6–2
  Fritz Buehning
  Van Winitsky
  Elizabeth Sayers
  John Fitzgerald

3–6, 6–3, 6–4
  Barbara Potter
  Ferdi Taygan

SeptemberEdit

Week of Tournament Champion Runner-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
12 September Dallas Open
Dallas, Texas, USA
Hard – $200,000 – S32/D16
  Andrés Gómez
6–7, 6–1, 6–1
  Brian Teacher   Sandy Mayer
  Scott Davis
  Jimmy Connors
  Chris Lewis
  John Fitzgerald
  Gene Mayer
  Van Winitsky
  Nduka Odizor

6–3, 7–5
  Steve Denton
  Sherwood Stewart
Palermo, Italy
Clay – $200,000 – S32/D16
  Jimmy Arias
3–6, 6–1, 6–3
  José Luis Clerc   Colin Dowdeswell
  Francesco Cancellotti
  Jimmy Brown
  Corrado Barazzutti
  Juan Avendaño
  Pablo Arraya
  José Luis Clerc
  Pablo Arraya

1–6, 6–4, 6–4
  Danie Visser
  Tian Viljoen
19 September Geneva, Switzerland
Clay
  Mats Wilander
3–6, 6–1, 6–3
  Henrik Sundström   Anders Järryd
  Guillermo Vilas
  Roland Stadler
  Claudio Panatta
  Heinz Günthardt
  Roberto Vizcaíno
  Stanislav Birner
  Blaine Willenborg

6–1, 2–6, 6–3
  Joakim Nyström
  Mats Wilander
Bordeaux Open Bordeaux, France
Clay
  Pablo Arraya
7–5, 7–5
  Juan Aguilera   Miloslav Mečíř
  Fernando Luna
  Martín Jaite
  Roberto Argüello
  Stefan Simonsson
  Diego Pérez
  Stefan Simonsson
  Magnus Tideman

6–4, 6–2
  Francisco Yunis
  Juan Carlos Yunis
San Francisco, USA
Carpet – $200,000 – S32/D16
  Ivan Lendl
3–6, 7–6, 6–4
  John McEnroe   Kevin Curren
  Ramesh Krishnan
  Sandy Mayer
  Tim Mayotte
  Bill Scanlon
  Fritz Buehning
  John McEnroe
  Peter Fleming

6–1, 6–2
  Ivan Lendl
  Vince Van Patten
25 September Maui, Hawaii, USA
Hard – $100,000 – S32/D16
  Scott Davis
6–3, 6–7, 7–6
  Vince Van Patten   Brad Gilbert
  David Dowlen
  Glenn Michibata
  Marty Davis
  Tony Giammalva
  Chip Hooper
  Steve Meister
  Tony Giammalva

6–3, 5–7, 6–4
  Mike Bauer
  Scott Davis
Davis Cup Semifinals
Sydney, Australia – Grass
Stockholm, Sweden – Carpet (i)
Semifinal Winners
  Australia 4–1
  Sweden 4–1
Semifinal Losers
  France
  Argentina

OctoberEdit

Week of Tournament Champion Runner-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
3 October Torneo Godó
Barcelona, Spain
Clay – $200,000 – S64/D32
  Mats Wilander
6–0, 6–3, 6–1
  Guillermo Vilas   Andrés Gómez
  Tomáš Šmíd
  Jan Gunnarsson
  Anders Järryd
  Libor Pimek
  Juan Aguilera
  Hans Simonsson
  Anders Järryd

7–5, 6–3
  Jim Gurfein
  Erick Iskersky
Brisbane, Australia
Carpet – $100,000 – S32/D16
  Pat Cash
4–6, 6–4, 6–3
  Paul McNamee   Brad Gilbert
  John Fitzgerald
  Simon Youl
  John Alexander
  Mike Leach
  Matt Mitchell
  Paul McNamee
  Pat Cash

7–6, 7–6
  Mark Edmondson
  Kim Warwick
10 October Swiss Indoors
Basel, Switzerland
Hard – $100,000 – S32/D16
  Vitas Gerulaitis
4–6, 6–1, 7–5, 5–5, ret.
  Wojciech Fibak   Víctor Pecci
  Roland Stadler
  Ricardo Acuña
  Paul Annacone
  Michael Westphal
  Johan Carlsson
  Tomáš Šmíd
  Pavel Složil

6–1, 3–6, 7–6
  Stefan Edberg
  Florin Segărceanu
Tel Aviv Open
Tel Aviv, Israel
Hard – $75,000 – S32/D16
  Aaron Krickstein
7–6, 6–3
  Christoph Zipf   Colin Dowdeswell
  Rolf Gehring
  Shahar Perkiss
  Jaromir Becka
  Gilles Moretton
  Richard Meyer
  Colin Dowdeswell
  Zoltán Kuhárszky

6–4, 7–5
  Peter Elter
  Peter Feigl
Australian Indoor
Sydney, Australia
Hard
  John McEnroe
6–1, 6–4, 7–5
  Henri Leconte   Chip Hooper
  Paul McNamee
  John Fitzgerald
  John Alexander
  Peter Rennert
  Ivan Lendl
  Mark Edmondson
  Sherwood Stewart

6–2, 6–4
  John McEnroe
  Peter Rennert
17 October Japan Open
Hard
  Eliot Teltscher
7–6, 3–6, 6–1
  Andrés Gómez   Tom Gullikson
  Tim Gullikson
  Ramesh Krishnan
  Christophe Roger-Vasselin
  Gianni Ocleppo
  Larry Stefanki
  Sammy Giammalva
  Steve Meister

6–4, 6–7, 7–6
  Tim Gullikson
  Tom Gullikson
Fischer-Grand Prix
Vienna, Austria
Hard – $100,000 – S32/D16
  Brian Gottfried
6–2, 6–3, 7–5
  Mel Purcell   Stefan Edberg
  Anders Järryd
  Michiel Schapers
  Eric Korita
  Mark Dickson
  Peter Feigl
  Mel Purcell
  Stan Smith
6–3, 6–4
  Marcos Hocevar
  Cássio Motta
24 October Cologne, Germany
Carpet – $75,000 – S32/D16
  Matt Doyle
1–6, 6–1, 6–2
  Hans-Dieter Beutel   Pavel Složil
  Bernard Mitton
  Eric Jelen
  Nick Saviano
  Marko Ostoja
  Sandy Mayer
  Nick Saviano
  Florin Segărceanu

6–3, 6–4
  Paul Annacone
  Eric Korita
Tokyo Indoor
Tokyo, Japan
Carpet – $300,000 – S32/D16
  Ivan Lendl
3–6, 6–3, 6–4
  Scott Davis   Brad Gilbert
  Jimmy Connors
  Eliot Teltscher
  Tom Gullikson
  Andrés Gómez
  Glenn Michibata
  Mark Edmondson
  Sherwood Stewart

6–1, 6–4
  Steve Denton
  John Fitzgerald
31 October Hong Kong
Hard – $100,000 – S32/D16
  Wally Masur
6–2, 7–5
  Sammy Giammalva   Mark Edmondson
  Brad Gilbert
  David Pate
  Nduka Odizor
  Marty Davis
  Rod Frawley
  Craig Miller
  Drew Gitlin

7–6, 7–5
  Sammy Giammalva
  Steve Meister
Stockholm Open
Stockholm, Sweden
Hard
  Mats Wilander
6–1, 7–5
  Tomáš Šmíd   Vitas Gerulaitis
  Peter Fleming
  Heinz Günthardt
  Johan Kriek
  Brian Gottfried
  Henri Leconte
  Anders Järryd
  Hans Simonsson

7–6, 7–5
  Johan Kriek
  Peter Fleming

NovemberEdit

Week of Tournament Champion Runner-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
7 November Taipei, Taiwan
Carpet – $75,000 – S32/D16
  Nduka Odizor
6–4, 3–6, 6–4
  Scott Davis   Brad Gilbert
  Mike Bauer
  Tim Gullikson
  Ramesh Krishnan
  Andy Andrews
  Glenn Michibata
  Kim Warwick
  Wally Masur

7–6, 6–4
  Ken Flach
  Robert Seguso
Wembley
London, England
Carpet
  John McEnroe
7–5, 6–2, 6–1
  Jimmy Connors   Anders Järryd
  Andrés Gómez
  Steve Denton
  Gene Mayer
  Henrik Sundström
  Vitas Gerulaitis
  John McEnroe
  Peter Fleming

6–3, 6–4
  Steve Denton
  Sherwood Stewart
14 November Ferrara Open
Ferrara, Italy
Carpet – $75,000 – S32/D16
  Thomas Högstedt
6–4, 6–4
  Butch Walts   Pavel Složil
  John Sadri
  Bernard Mitton
  Jakob Hlasek
  Sean Brawley
  Libor Pimek
  Bernard Mitton
  Butch Walts
7–6, 0–6, 6–3
  Stanislav Birner
  Stefan Simonsson
21 November Bahia, Brazil
Hard – $75,000 – S32/D16
  Pedro Rebolledo
6–3, 6–3
  Júlio Góes   Ivan Kley
  Álvaro Fillol
  Carlos Chabalgoity
  Fernando Roese
  Nelson Aerts
  Givaldo Barbosa
  João Soares
  Givaldo Barbosa
  Ricardo Cano
  Thomaz Koch
South African Open
Johannesburg, South Africa
Hard – $300,000 – S32/D16
  Johan Kriek
6–4, 4–6, 1–6, 7–5, 6–3
  Colin Dowdeswell   Cássio Motta
  Vitas Gerulaitis
  Claudio Panatta
  Brian Teacher
  Guillermo Vilas
  Tim Gullikson
  Brian Teacher
  Steve Meister

6–7, 7–6, 6–2
  Andrés Gómez
  Sherwood Stewart
Toulouse, France
Hard – $100,000 – S32/D16
  Heinz Günthardt
6–0, 6–2
  Pablo Arraya   Jimmy Brown
  Diego Pérez
  Jaromir Becka
  Pascal Portes
  Michiel Schapers
  Mansour Bahrami
  Pavel Složil
  Heinz Günthardt

5–7, 7–5, 6–4
  Bernard Mitton
  Butch Walts
29 November Australian Open
Melbourne, Australia
Grass
  Mats Wilander
6–3, 6–3, 6–2
  Ivan Lendl   Tim Mayotte
  John McEnroe
  Tomáš Šmíd
  Eliot Teltscher
  Johan Kriek
  Wally Masur
  Mark Edmondson
  Paul McNamee

6–3, 7–6
  Steve Denton
  Sherwood Stewart

DecemberEdit

Week of Tournament Champion Runner-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
12 December Sydney Outdoor
Sydney, Australia
Grass – $125,000 – S64/D32
  Joakim Nyström
2–6, 6–3, 6–1
  Mike Bauer   Marty Davis
  Pat Cash
  Broderick Dyke
  Anders Järryd
  Lloyd Bourne
  Robert Seguso
  Pat Cash
  Mike Bauer

7–6, 6–4
  Broderick Dyke
  Rod Frawley
19 December South Australian Open
Adelaide, Australia
Grass – $75,000 – S32/D16
  Mike Bauer
3–6, 6–4, 6–1
  Miloslav Mečíř   Paul McNamee
  Brad Drewett
  Chris Lewis
  Chip Hooper
  Leif Shiras
  Pat Cash
  Craig Miller
  Eric Sherbeck

6–3, 4–6, 6–4
  Broderick Dyke
  Rod Frawley
26 December
Davis Final
Melbourne, Australia – Grass
  Australia
3–2
  Sweden

January 1984Edit

Week of Tournament Champion Runner-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
10 January Benson and Hedges Open
Auckland, New Zealand
Hard – $75,000 – S32/D16
  Danny Saltz
4–6, 6–3, 6–4, 6–4
  Chip Hooper   Brad Drewett
  Larry Stefanki
  Chris Lewis
  Steve Guy
  John Alexander
  Russell Simpson
  Brian Levine
  John Van Nostrand

7–5, 6–2
  Brad Drewett
  Chip Hooper
Volvo Masters
New York, USA
Carpet – $400,000 – S12/D6
  John McEnroe
6–3, 6–4, 6–4
  Ivan Lendl   Mats Wilander
  Jimmy Connors
  José Higueras
  Johan Kriek
 Tomáš Šmíd
  Andrés Gómez
  John McEnroe
  Peter Fleming

6–2, 6–2
  Pavel Složil
  Tomáš Šmíd

Grand Prix rankingsEdit

As of 1 January 1983
Rk Name Nation
1 John McEnroe  
2 Jimmy Connors  
3 Ivan Lendl  
4 Guillermo Vilas  
5 Vitas Gerulaitis  
6 José Luis Clerc  
7 Mats Wilander  
8 Gene Mayer  
9 Yannick Noah  
10 Peter McNamara  
11 José Higueras  
12 Johan Kriek  
13 Steve Denton  
14 Eliot Teltscher  
15 Andrés Gómez  
16 Sandy Mayer  
17 Kevin Curren  
18 Brian Teacher  
19 Buster Mottram  
20 Jimmy Arias  
Year-end rankings (December 1983)
Rk Name Nation Points High Low Change
1 John McEnroe     =
2 Ivan Lendl     +1
3 Jimmy Connors     –1
4 Mats Wilander     +3
5 Yannick Noah     +4
6 Jimmy Arias     +14
7 José Higueras     +14
8 José Luis Clerc     –2
9 Kevin Curren     +8
10 Gene Mayer     –2
11 Guillermo Vilas     –7
12 Bill Scanlon     +59
13 Eliot Teltscher     +1
14 Andrés Gómez     +1
15 Johan Kriek     –3
16 Tim Mayotte     +13
17 Tomáš Šmíd     +6
18 Sandy Mayer     –2
19 Anders Järryd     +41
20 Vitas Gerulaitis     –15

List of tournament winnersEdit

The list of winners and number of Grand Prix titles won, alphabetically by last name:

The following players won their first title in 1983: