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1984 French Open – Men's Singles

Second-seeded Ivan Lendl beat John McEnroe in a close five set match 3–6, 2–6, 6–4, 7–5, 7–5 in the final to win the Men's Singles tennis title at the 1984 French Open. Yannick Noah was the defending champion, but lost to Mats Wilander in the quarterfinals.

Men's Singles
1984 French Open
ChampionCzechoslovakia Ivan Lendl
Runner-upUnited States John McEnroe
Final score3–6, 2–6, 6–4, 7–5, 7–5
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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SeedsEdit

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

  1.   John McEnroe (Final)
  2.   Ivan Lendl (Champion)
  3.   Jimmy Connors (Semifinals)
  4.   Mats Wilander (Semifinals)
  5.   Jimmy Arias (Quarterfinals)
  6.   Yannick Noah (Quarterfinals)
  7.   Andrés Gómez (Quarterfinals)
  8.   José Luis Clerc (Second round)
  9.   Henrik Sundström (Quarterfinals)
  10.   Guillermo Vilas (First round)
  11.   Anders Järryd (Fourth round)
  12.   José Higueras (Fourth round)
  13.   Juan Aguilera (Fourth round)
  14.   Tomáš Šmíd (Second round)
  15.   Tim Mayotte (First round)
  16.   Chris Lewis (First round)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

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

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                     
1   John McEnroe 6 6 6
5   Jimmy Arias 3 4 4
1   John McEnroe 7 6 6
3   Jimmy Connors 5 1 2
3   Jimmy Connors 7 6 6
9   Henrik Sundström 6 1 4
1   John McEnroe 6 6 4 5 5
2   Ivan Lendl 3 2 6 7 7
6   Yannick Noah 6 6 6 3 3
4   Mats Wilander 7 2 3 6 6
4   Mats Wilander 3 3 5
2   Ivan Lendl 6 6 7
7   Andrés Gómez 3 7 4 3
2   Ivan Lendl 6 6 6 6

Section 1Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
1   McEnroe 6 6 6
Q   de la Peña 3 1 3 1 McEnroe 6 6 6
  Davis 2 4 2 Testerman 4 1 4
  Testerman 6 6 6 1 McEnroe 6 6 6
  Urpí 4 6 6 7 Purcell 4 4 1
  Krishnan 6 4 1 6 Urpí 4 2 4
  Kirmayr 3 6 2 Purcell 6 6 6
  Purcell 6 7 6 1 McEnroe 6 7 3 6
  Hooper 4 6 6 6 2 12 Higueras 4 6 6 3
  Motta 6 7 4 4 6 Motta 6 7 7
  Hlasek 6 3 6 6 Hlasek 3 5 5
  Argüello 2 6 1 2 Motta 7 6 1 2 1
Q   Seguso 7 0 7 7 12 Higueras 5 3 6 6 6
  Giammalva 5 6 5 5 Q Seguso 3 4 4
  Năstase 3 0 3 12 Higueras 6 6 6
12   Higueras 6 6 6

Section 2Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
15   Mayotte 5 1 6
  Gehring 7 6 7 Gehring 6 4 6 6
  Luna 6 3 4 5 Benhabiles 3 6 1 4
  Benhabiles 4 6 6 7 Gehring 6 4 4
  Leach 5 7 7 6 Gottfried 7 6 6
Q   Góes 7 6 5 4 Leach 6 3 4 0
  Winitsky 1 0 2 Gottfried 2 6 6 6
  Gottfried 6 6 6 Gottfried 4 6 4 6 2
  Barazzutti 6 4 6 6 5 Arias 6 2 6 1 6
  Giammalva, Jr. 0 6 3 0 Barazzutti 6 2 r
  Acuña 2 3 3 Panatta 7 4
  Panatta 6 6 6 Panatta 6 3 3
  Ocleppo 4 6 2 6 6 5 Arias 7 6 6
  Soares 6 3 6 3 4 Ocleppo 5 2 2
Q   Bedel 6 2 4 5 Arias 7 6 6
5   Arias 7 6 6

Section 3Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
3   Connors 6 6 6
  Fromm 2 3 1 3 Connors 6 6 6
  Lloyd 6 6 2 6 Lloyd 4 1 4
  Dowdeswell 4 1 6 4 3 Connors 4 6 6 6
  Gerulaitis 3 6 6 6 8 Jaite 6 4 3 1
Q   Bourne 6 7 4 4 6 Gerulaitis 3 6 4 3
  Jaite 2 6 6 6 Jaite 6 1 6 6
  Tous 6 3 3 2 3 Connors 6 6 6
  Fleming 3 6 1 3 Sánchez 4 1 1
Q   Courteau 6 3 6 6 Q Courteau 0 3 6 5
  Stadler 4 1 6 6 6 Stadler 6 6 3 7
  Tarr 6 6 4 3 3 Stadler 1 4 6
  Hocevar 6 3 5 Sánchez 6 6 7
  Sánchez 7 6 7 Sánchez 7 6 6
  Drewett 3 3 4 14 Šmid 6 4 4
14   Šmid 6 6 6

Section 4Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
9   Sundström 6 6 6
  Fillol 1 3 3 9 Sundström 6 6 7
  Fitzgerald 6 0 6 6 Nyström 2 2 6
  Nyström 7 6 4 7 9 Sundström 2 0 7 6 6
  Gildemeister 6 6 6 Gildemeister 6 6 5 3 4
  Pecci, Sr. 4 3 2 Gildemeister 6 6 6
  Gilbert 1 6 6 2 6 Gilbert 1 2 4
  Glickstein 6 4 1 6 2 9 Sundström 7 6 6
  Errard 3 3 5 Cancellotti 5 1 2
  Cancellotti 6 6 7 Cancellotti 6 6 2 6
Q   Živojinović 6 7 6 Q Živojinović 3 1 6 4
  Pérez 3 6 4 Cancellotti 6 6 6
  Visser 3 7 0 3 Q Nováček 3 2 3
Q   Nováček 6 5 6 6 Q Nováček 2 6 6 3 8
  Doyle 1 6 2 8 Clerc 6 2 3 6 6
8   Clerc 6 7 6

Section 5Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
6   Noah 6 4 6 1 6
  Dickson 4 6 2 6 1 6 Noah 6 6 6
  Forget 6 5 3 Boileau 4 4 4
  Boileau 7 7 6 6 Noah 6 6 6
  Schwaier 7 6 6 Frawley 1 4 3
  Maurer 5 1 1 Schwaier 1 6 3 7 6
  Ostoja 5 4 0 Frawley 6 4 6 6 8
  Frawley 7 6 6 6 Noah 3 6 7 7
  Fibak 6 4 6 3 6 Taróczy 6 2 6 6
  Beutel 2 6 1 6 4 Fibak 6 2 6 7 10
  Krickstein 6 6 6 Krickstein 3 6 7 5 8
Q   Oncins 0 1 1 Fibak 6 6 3 2 4
  Pate 4 5 1 Taróczy 2 4 6 6 6
Q   Manson 6 7 6 Q Manson 3 1 0
  Taróczy 6 6 6 Taróczy 6 6 6
16   Lewis 3 2 4

Section 6Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
13   Aguilera 1 4 6 7 6
  Mečíř 6 6 3 6 1 13 Aguilera 7 6 6
Q   Kratzmann 4 0 3 Složil 5 1 1
  Složil 6 6 6 13 Aguilera 6 6 6
  Roger-Vasselin 0 6 2 7 3 Solomon 3 7 2
  Solomon 6 4 6 5 6 Solomon 4 6 6 7
Q   Castellan 6 0 6 6 Q Castellan 6 4 0 5
Q   Youl 2 6 1 3 13 Aguilera 2 1 3
  Avendaño 6 4 1 2 4 Wilander 6 6 6
  Pimek 3 6 6 6 Pimek 3 3 1
  Cash 3 4 3 Tulasne 6 6 6
  Tulasne 6 6 6 Tulasne 2 2 4
  Alexander 6 6 6 4 Wilander 6 6 6
  Rebolledo 3 4 2 Alexander 4 1 3
  Masur 3 2 3 4 Wilander 6 6 6
4   Wilander 6 6 6

Section 7Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
7   Gómez 6 6 6
  Mitton 3 3 4 7 Gómez 7 6 6
  Freeman 6 4 6 6 Freeman 5 2 3
  Denton 4 6 4 4 7 Gómez 7 7 6
  Segărceanu 6 7 4 4 4 Q Carlsson 6 5 3
  Portes 1 6 6 6 6 Portes 1 3 6 6 4
  Goven 0 2 0 Q Carlsson 6 6 3 4 6
Q   Carlsson 6 6 6 7 Gómez 6 6 6
  Westphal 4 7 6 6 Gunnarsson 3 1 3
Q   Bahrami 6 6 3 4 Westphal 4 6 4 4
  Michibata 1 1 1 Gunnarsson 6 0 6 6
  Gunnarsson 6 6 6 Gunnarsson 3 7 6 3 6
  Brown 6 6 6 Günthardt 6 6 1 6 1
  Simonsson 4 3 2 Brown 6 6 0 1
  Günthardt 4 6 7 7 Günthardt 7 4 6 6
10   Vilas 6 4 6 6

Section 8Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
11   Järryd 6 6 6
  Vanier 4 2 3 11 Järryd 6 3 7 7
  Arraya 2 1 2 Edberg 4 6 6 6
  Edberg 6 6 6 11 Järryd 6 6 6
  Schapers 6 6 5 6 Schapers 2 0 0
  Korita 2 2 7 1 Schapers 6 6 6 6
  Meister 2 1 3 Q Vajda 3 1 7 4
Q   Vajda 6 6 6 11 Järryd 4 0 4
Q   Guerrero 2 4 2 2 Lendl 6 6 6
  McNamee 6 6 6 McNamee 7 6 2 6
  Leconte 6 6 6 Leconte 5 1 6 3
  Barbosa 2 2 4 McNamee 1 5 4
  Martinez 6 6 6 2 Lendl 6 7 6
  Casal 0 3 2 Martinez 1 0 1
  Mitchell 3 2 0 2 Lendl 6 6 6
2   Lendl 6 6 6

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