1984 Australian Open – Men's Singles

Second-seeded Mats Wilander successfully defended his title, defeating Kevin Curren 6–7(5–7), 6–4, 7–6(7–3), 6–2 in the final to win the Men's Singles tennis title at the 1984 Australian Open.

Men's Singles
1984 Australian Open
ChampionSweden Mats Wilander
Runner-upSouth Africa Kevin Curren
Final score6–7(5–7), 6–4, 7–6(7–3), 6–2
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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SeedsEdit

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

  1.   Ivan Lendl (Fourth round)
  2.   Mats Wilander (Champion)
  3.   Joakim Nyström (Fourth round)
  4.   Johan Kriek (Semifinals)
  5.   Pat Cash (Quarterfinals)
  6.   Vitas Gerulaitis (Second round)
  7.   Tim Mayotte (Second round)
  8.   Stefan Edberg (Quarterfinals)
  9.   Kevin Curren (Final)
  10.   John Lloyd (Second round)
  11.   Ramesh Krishnan (Third round)
  12.   Brad Gilbert (Fourth round)
  13.   Mike Bauer (Third round)
  14.   Ben Testerman (Semifinals)
  15.   Vijay Amritraj (Second round)
  16.   Miloslav Mečíř (Second round)

QualifyingEdit

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
                     
9   Kevin Curren 7 6 6
  Scott Davis 5 2 3
9   Kevin Curren 2 4 6 6 6
14   Ben Testerman 6 6 3 4 4
14   Ben Testerman 6 6 6
  Boris Becker 4 3 4
9   Kevin Curren 7 4 6 2
2   Mats Wilander 6 6 7 6
5   Pat Cash 5 1 6
4   Johan Kriek 7 6 7
4   Johan Kriek 1 0 2
2   Mats Wilander 6 6 6
8   Stefan Edberg 5 3 6 4
2   Mats Wilander 7 6 1 6

Section 1Edit

First round Second round Third round Round four
1   I Lendl 4 6 6 6
  B Scanlon 3 7 7 6 6   B Scanlon 6 4 4 1
  J Fitzgerald 6 5 5 7 2 1   I Lendl 2 6 6 6
  E Jelen 6 6 4 1   T Benhabiles 6 2 4 4
  HD Beutel 4 7 6 6   HD Beutel 7 6 4 4 3
  T Benhabiles 5 4 6 6 6
1   I Lendl 1 6 4
  E Edwards 5 6 6 6 9   K Curren 6 7 6
  D Saltz 7 0 4 4   E Edwards 7 7 6
  J Alexander 6 6 4
  E Edwards 3 6 5 6
Q   B Levine 6 1 2 9   K Curren 6 4 7 7
  W Masur 7 6 6   W Masur 6 4 4 4
9   K Curren 4 6 6 6

Section 2Edit

First round Second round Third round Round four
12   B Gilbert 6 6 6
  H Sands 3 4 2   D Gitlin 1 2 2
  D Gitlin 6 6 6 12   B Gilbert 3 7 7 7
  C Limberger 2 3 6 3   A Maurer 6 6 6 5
  A Maurer 6 6 3 6   A Maurer 7 7 7
  P Annacone 6 6 6
12   B Gilbert 3 5 6 4
  S Davis 6 7 3 6
  C Lewis 4 2 0
  S Davis 5 7 6   S Davis 6 6 6
WC   M Kratzmann 7 5 4   S Davis 6 6 6
Q   B Dyke 4 3 4   F González 4 4 4
  F González 6 6 6   F González 7 6 6
6   V Gerulaitis 6 4 2

Section 3Edit

First round Second round Third round Round four
3   J Nyström 6 6 6
Q   G Whitecross 3 4 4   C Dowdeswell 4 2 4
  C Dowdeswell 6 6 6 3   J Nyström 7 6 6
  D Cassidy 6 4 3
  D Cassidy 7 6 7
Q   D Cahill 6 1 6 7 6 Q   D Cahill 6 3 6
  R Harmon 7 6 4 6 2 3   J Nyström 6 3 7 5
14   B Testerman 7 6 6 7
  M Mitchell 7 6 3 7
  S Perkiss 4 6 6 6 6   S Perkiss 6 1 6 6
Q   M Fancutt 6 2 7 1 2   M Mitchell 7 2 3 6 2
  D Dowlen 6 2 4 14   B Testerman 6 6 6 4 6
  M Freeman 7 6 6   M Freeman 6 7 4 4
14   B Testerman 7 5 6 6

Section 4Edit

First round Second round Third round Round four
15   V Amritraj 3 1 6
  G Forget 6 7 7   G Forget 6 6 7
  J Turpin 2 6 5   G Forget 6 7 6
WC   K Warwick 3 7 7 6   M Doyle 3 5 4
  R Simpson 6 5 5 3 WC   K Warwick 6 0r
  M Doyle 7 2
  G Forget 6 4 3
  B Becker 7 6 6
  L Shiras 6 3 4 2
  H Pfister 6 6 7   H Pfister 3 6 6 6
  S Giammalva, Jr. 3 3 5   H Pfister 5 2 2
  B Becker 6 6 6   B Becker 7 6 6
LL   R Meyer 3 1 3   B Becker 6 7 2 6
7   T Mayotte 4 6 6 4

Section 5Edit

First round Second round Third round Round four
5   P Cash 7 7 6
  A Andrews 7 6 4 6   A Andrews 5 6 1
  K Flach 6 4 6 3 5   P Cash 5 6 6 5 7
Q   P Feigl 6 7 6   J Hlasek 7 3 3 7 5
  S Denton 3 6 1 Q   P Feigl 2 2r
  J Hlasek 6 5
5   P Cash 7 6 7
WC   S Youl 2 6 7 4 6   J Sadri 6 4 5
  R Gehring 6 3 6 6 2 WC   S Youl 4 1 3
  T Gullikson 6 6 6
  T Gullikson 6 6 6 2 4
Q   C Wittenberg 3 6 3 6   J Sadri 4 3 7 6 6
  J Sadri 6 1 6 7   J Sadri 6 3 4 7 6
10   J Lloyd 4 6 6 6 3

Section 6Edit

First round Second round Third round Round four
13   M Bauer 6 4 7 7
  S McCain 6 4 2 LL   T Cain 2 6 6 5
LL   T Cain 7 6 6 13   M Bauer 3 4 3
Q   R Nixon 3 6 6 1   J Frawley 6 6 6
Q   M Anger 6 3 7 6 Q   M Anger 6 6 2 2
  J Frawley 7 3 6 6
  J Frawley 4 3 2
4   J Kriek 6 6 6
  B Derlin 7 6 6
Q   P Kronk 4 6 1 2   J Mattke 6 2 3
  J Mattke 6 4 6 6   B Derlin 6 6 7 4
  B Drewett 6 6 6 6 4   J Kriek 7 7 6 6
  P McNamee 7 3 2 4   B Drewett 4 3 6
4   J Kriek 6 6 7

Section 7Edit

First round Second round Third round Round four
8   S Edberg 6 6 7 6
  G Layendecker 7 4 3 4   M Davis 2 7 5 2
  M Davis 6 6 6 6 8   S Edberg 6 6 7
  T Gullikson 1 2 5
  C van Rensburg 4 6 6 4
  T Gullikson 6 3 6 6   T Gullikson 6 7 3 6
WC   P McNamara 4 6 4 4 8   S Edberg 6 6 6
  L Bourne 2 2 2
  M De Palmer 5 6 1 3
  L Bourne 6 6 4 7   L Bourne 7 2 6 6
  L Stefanki 4 2 6 6   L Bourne
  D Keretić 3 5 4 11   R Krishnan w/o
  S Shaw 6 7 6   S Shaw 4 5 5
11   R Krishnan 6 7 7

Section 8Edit

First round Second round Third round Round four
16   M Mečíř 5 2 5
  S Glickstein 2 6 6 5   S Simonsson 7 6 7
  S Simonsson 6 7 4 7   S Simonsson 1 6 2 7 6
  R Seguso 6 2 6 5 3
Q   R Båthman 5 6 2 2
  P Doohan 5 4 7 3   R Seguso 7 4 6 6
  R Seguso 7 6 6 6   S Simonsson 6 1 7 2 3
WC   CA Miller 4 4 4 2   M Wilander 2 6 5 6 6
Q   D Houston 6 6 6 Q   D Houston 6 6 6
  M Edmondson 3 4 4
Q   D Houston 3 6 6 1
  D Mustard 3 6 6 2   M Wilander 6 2 7 6
  C Hooper 6 4 4   D Mustard 6 3 5 3
2   M Wilander 1 6 7 6

External linksEdit

Preceded by
1984 US Open
Grand Slam men's singles Succeeded by
1985 French Open