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1985 Australian Open – Men's Singles

Fifth-seeded Stefan Edberg defeated two-time defending champion Mats Wilander in the final 6–4, 6–3, 6–3 to win the Men's Singles tennis title at the 1985 Australian Open.

Men's Singles
1985 Australian Open
ChampionSweden Stefan Edberg
Runner-upSweden Mats Wilander
Final score6–4, 6–3, 6–3
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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This was the first time that no Australian player among the top 16 seeds and none of the Australian players have reached in the quarterfinals in the Australian Open history.

Contents

SeedsEdit

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

  1.   Ivan Lendl (Semifinals)
  2.   John McEnroe (Quarterfinals)
  3.   Mats Wilander (Final)
  4.   Boris Becker (Second round)
  5.   Stefan Edberg (Champion)
  6.   Johan Kriek (Quarterfinals)
  7.   Joakim Nyström (Fourth round)
  8.   Tim Mayotte (Fourth round)
  9.   Scott Davis (Second round)
  10.   Brad Gilbert (Third round)
  11.   Tomáš Šmíd (Second round)
  12.   Paul Annacone (Third round)
  13.   Henri Leconte (Fourth round)
  14.   Henrik Sundström (Second round)
  15.   David Pate (Second round)
  16.   Greg Holmes (Second round)

QualifyingEdit

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

  • Q = Qualifier
  • WC = Wild Card
  • L = Loser
  • r. = retired

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                     
1   Ivan Lendl 7 6 6
  John Lloyd 6 2 1
1   Ivan Lendl 7 5 1 6 7
5   Stefan Edberg 6 7 6 4 9
  Michiel Schapers 0 5 4
5   Stefan Edberg 6 7 6
5   Stefan Edberg 6 6 6
3   Mats Wilander 4 3 3
6   Johan Kriek 3 5 2
3   Mats Wilander 6 7 6
3   Mats Wilander 7 6 6
  Slobodan Živojinović 5 1 3
  Slobodan Živojinović 2 6 1 6 6
2   John McEnroe 6 3 6 4 0

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1   I Lendl 6 0 6 6
  L Lavalle 4 6 4 2
1   I Lendl 6 1 6 6
  B Testerman 7 6 7   B Testerman 3 6 3 2
Q   T Cain 6 3 6   B Testerman 6 6 7 7
  K Evernden 6 2 6 6 13   B Teacher 1 7 6 6
  B Teacher 7 6 4 3 15 1   I Lendl 6 6 6 6
  C Steyn 6 6 6   C Steyn 3 2 7 2
Q   B Derlin 4 3 3   C Steyn 6 3 6 6
  R Osterthun 2 0 7 7 6 Q   L Warder 4 6 3 2
Q   L Warder 6 6 5 6 8   C Steyn 2 6 6 7
10   B Gilbert 6 4 4 5
  S Perkiss 3 3 6
10   B Gilbert 6 6 7

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
11   T Šmid 5 7 6 3
  J Lloyd 7 6 7 6
  J Lloyd 6 6 6
  G Layendecker 3 4 7 6 3   J Hlasek 3 4 3
Q   S Denton 6 6 5 3 6 Q   S Denton 4 7 5 4
LL   C Limberger 4 2 4   J Hlasek 6 5 7 6
  J Hlasek 6 6 6   J Lloyd 6 1 6 6 6
  S Bonneau 4 4 6 7   J Nyström 2 6 4 7 4
  J Frawley 6 6 7   J Frawley 2 6 6 6 10
  M Edmondson 1 3 5   L Bourne 6 7 2 1 8
  L Bourne 6 6 7   J Frawley 6 5 3 4
7   J Nyström 4 7 6 6
  S Giammalva, Jr. 3 2 7 4
7   J Nyström 6 6 5 6

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
4   B Becker 6 4 6 6 3
  W Popp 1 7 3 6 3   M Schapers 3 6 7 4 6
  M Schapers 6 6 6 1 6   M Schapers 6 6 7
  H van Boeckel 7   H van Boeckel 2 4 6
  C Dowdeswell 5 r   H van Boeckel 7 6 6
  N Aerts 5 3 3
  M Schapers 7
  M Mitchell 6 3 6 3 2   T Gullikson 6 r
  C Lewis 2 6 1 6 6   C Lewis 6 2 4 4
  T Gullikson 4 6 6 6
  T Gullikson 6 6 3 6
  T Benhabiles 4 4 6 2   D Cahill 4 3 6 4
  D Cahill 6 6 4 6   D Cahill 3 7 6 6
15   D Pate 6 6 3 0

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
14   H Sundström 2 2 3
Q   B Dyke 6 6 6
Q   B Dyke 6 3 2 2
  S Youl 7 7 6 6   W Masur 4 6 6 6
WC   J Alexander 6 6 7 3   S Youl 3 4 6 4
  M Oosting 7 3 0   W Masur 6 6 3 6
  W Masur 6 6 6   W Masur 7 6 6 4 2
  S Glickstein 6 7 7 5   S Edberg 6 2 7 6 6
Q   S Bale 3 6 6   S Glickstein 2 1 7 2
  M Anger 6 6 5 6
  M Anger 7 6 4 5
  B Schultz 6 7 6 5   S Edberg 5 7 6 7
Q   CA Miller 4 6 2   B Schultz 3 4 6
5   S Edberg 6 6 7

Bottom halfEdit

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
6   J Kriek 6 4 6 6
LL   D Mustard 4 6 3 4
6   J Kriek 7 6 6
Q   R Rasheed 4 1 3   P Doohan 5 4 0
Q   T Nelson 6 6 6 Q   T Nelson 4 6 1
  P Doohan 6 6 6   P Doohan 6 7 6
LL   A Chesnokov 0 1 2 6   J Kriek 6 6 6
  J Lapidus 3 4 3
WC   P Thrupp 6 4 6
  M Doyle 0 4 6 7 3   J Lapidus 7 6 7
  J Lapidus 6 6 1 6 6   J Lapidus 6 6 6 2 7
WC   M Woodforde 7 6 3 6 WC   M Woodforde 7 3 4 6 5
LL   E Edwards 6 4 6 4 WC   M Woodforde 1 6 6 6
16   G Holmes 6 1 4 2

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
12   P Annacone 6 7 6 7
  B Green 7 6 4 5
12   P Annacone 5 3 3
  M Leach 7 7 5 3 6   T Wilkison 7 6 6
  J Canter 5 6 7 6 4   M Leach 4 0 2
  T Wilkison 6 6 6   T Wilkison 6 6 6
Q   A Zverev 2 3 0   T Wilkison 6 3 3
  M Flur 6 6 7 6 3   M Wilander 7 6 6
  J Bates 7 7 5 4   M Flur 6 6 4 0 7
  L Shiras 6 1 6 6   L Shiras 4 1 6 6 9
  G Forget 4 6 3 2   L Shiras 2 3 2
3   M Wilander 6 6 6
Q   G Muller 6 3 6 4
3   M Wilander 3 6 7 6

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
8   T Mayotte 6 6 6
  M Bauer 6 2 6   M Dickson 4 4 4
  M Dickson 7 6 7 8   T Mayotte 7 6 6 6
  F González 6 6 6   R Saad 6 7 4 4
  J Svensson 2 4 2   F González 6 6 4 5
  R Saad 1 7 6 7
8   T Mayotte 6 4 4 4
  M De Palmer 7 6 4 5 14   S Živojinović 2 6 6 6
  J Fitzgerald 5 4 6 7 12   M De Palmer 6 6 7 7
  D Keretić 6 2   D Keretić 1 7 6 6
  S Shaw 2 1r   M De Palmer 7 3 2 2
  S Živojinović 6 6 6 6
  S Živojinović 7 3 6 6
9   S Davis 5 6 1 3

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
13   H Leconte 6 6 7
  A Mansdorf 6 6 6 6 6   A Mansdorf 4 2 5
WC   P McNamara 7 7 2 4 4 13   H Leconte 7 6 7
  J Sadri 6 3 6
  J Sadri 6 7 7 6
  B Drewett 7 6 7   B Drewett 7 6 6 3
  M Wooldridge 6 3 6 13   H Leconte 7 6 6 6 1
2   J McEnroe 5 7 3 7 6
  D Cassidy 4 3 6 4
  N Odizor 7 7 6   N Odizor 6 6 3 6
WC   D Macpherson 6 6 1   N Odizor 6 2 4 2
  B Scanlon 6 6 0 6 6 2   J McEnroe 4 6 6 6
  D Visser 4 7 6 2 8   D Visser 4 3 6 3
2   J McEnroe 6 6 3 6

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