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1985 French Open – Men's Singles

Fourth-seeded Mats Wilander defeated defending champion Ivan Lendl 3–6, 6–4, 6–2, 6–2 to win the Men's Singles tennis title at the 1985 French Open. It was Wilander's second French Open title of his career.

Men's Singles
1985 French Open
ChampionSweden Mats Wilander
Runner-upCzechoslovakia Ivan Lendl
Final score3–6, 6–4, 6–2, 6–2
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. Mats Wilander is the champion; others show the round in which they were eliminated.

  1.   John McEnroe (Semifinals)
  2.   Ivan Lendl (Finalist)
  3.   Jimmy Connors (Semifinals)
  4.   Mats Wilander (Champion)
  5.   Andrés Gómez (Third round)
  6.   Anders Järryd (Fourth round)
  7.   Joakim Nyström (Quarterfinals)
  8.   Eliot Teltscher (Second round)
  9.   Yannick Noah (Fourth round)
  10.   Aaron Krickstein (Fourth round)
  11.   Miloslav Mečíř (Third round)
  12.   Henrik Sundström (Fourth round)
  13.   Tomáš Šmíd (Fourth round)
  14.   Stefan Edberg (Quarterfinals)
  15.   Brad Gilbert (First round)
  16.   Jimmy Arias (First round)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

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

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                     
1   John McEnroe 6 6 6 3 7
7   Joakim Nyström 7 2 3 6 5
1   John McEnroe 1 5 5
4   Mats Wilander 6 7 7
4   Mats Wilander 6 7 6 7
  Henri Leconte 4 6 7 5
4   Mats Wilander 3 6 6 6
2   Ivan Lendl 6 4 2 2
14   Stefan Edberg 4 3 6
3   Jimmy Connors 6 6 7
3   Jimmy Connors 2 3 1
2   Ivan Lendl 6 6 6
  Martín Jaite 4 2 4
2   Ivan Lendl 6 6 6

Section 1Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
1   McEnroe 6 6 7
Q   Agénor 0 2 5 1 McEnroe 6 6 6
Q   Segărceanu 7 6 7 6 Q Segărceanu 2 4 4
  Annacone 5 7 6 2 1 McEnroe 6 6 6
  Hocevar 6 6 4 6 Hocevar 2 1 2
  Bauer 3 2 6 4 Hocevar 6 4 7 6
  Arraya 6 1 4 6 Q Warneke 1 6 5 4
Q   Warneke 3 6 6 7 1 McEnroe 6 7 6
  Van Patten 4 6 6 3 3 12 Sundström 3 5 2
  Vajda 6 3 4 6 6 Vajda 6 3 7 4 4
  Taróczy 7 6 7 Taróczy 4 6 6 6 6
Q   Muster 5 3 5 Taróczy 3 4 7 3
  Flur 6 7 6 12 Sundström 6 6 6 6
  Edmondson 2 6 4 Flur 1 6 4 2
  Urpí 3 3 1 12 Sundström 6 2 6 6
12   Sundström 6 6 6

Section 2Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
15   Gilbert 5 6 4
  Gildemeister 7 7 6 Gildemeister 5 7 6 7
  Shaw 6 2 6 3 6 Živojinović 7 6 3 5
  Živojinović 4 6 2 6 8 Gildemeister 7 6 6
  Arrese 6 3 7 6 Arrese 5 1 2
  Barbosa 4 6 6 3 Arrese 7 6 6
  Bottazzi 6 6 5 3 Ostoja 5 4 2
  Ostoja 2 7 7 6 Gildemeister 6 1 1
  Bengoechea 7 2 6 6 6 7 Nyström 7 6 6
  Ingaramo 5 6 4 7 4 Bengoechea 6 5 6 6 5
Q   Youl 5 6 6 Q Youl 2 7 7 1 7
  Leach 7 4 4 Q Youl 2 0 2
  De Palmer 5 6 6 7 6 7 Nyström 6 6 6
  Brown 7 3 7 6 3 De Palmer 6 6 6 3 4
Q   Beutel 2 6 1 0 7 Nyström 3 1 7 6 6
7   Nyström 6 4 6 6

Section 3Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
4   Wilander 6 6 6
  Tulasne 1 4 2 4 Wilander 6 6 6
  Gerulaitis 3 7 1 1 Becker 3 2 1
  Becker 6 6 6 6 4 Wilander 3 6 6 6
  Van Boeckel 1 6 2 6 9 LL Sánchez 6 4 3 3
WC   Winogradsky 6 3 6 4 7 Van Boeckel 1 2 4
LL   Sánchez 6 5 2 6 6 LL Sánchez 6 6 6
Q   Prpić 3 7 6 1 0 4 Wilander 6 6 6
  Dickson 6 2 1 6 12 13 Šmid 3 4 4
Q   Cahill 3 6 6 2 14 Q Cahill 6 6 6
Q   Eberhard 6 3 7 4 2 Cassidy 0 1 2
  Cassidy 3 6 5 6 6 Q Cahill 2 1 1
  Davis 4 4 6 13 Šmid 6 6 6
  Argüello 6 6 7 Argüello 4 6 1 4
Q   Tous 6 3 3 13 Šmid 6 3 6 6
13   Šmid 7 6 6

Section 4Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
9   Noah 6 6 7 6
  Pimek 7 1 5 4 9 Noah 6 6 6
  Schapers 6 6 6 Schapers 1 1 4
  Derlin 4 0 4 9 Noah 6 6 6 4 8
  Lapidus 4 3 1 Clerc 1 7 4 6 6
  Clerc 6 6 6 Clerc 6 6 6
  Simpson 2 2 2 Ganzábal 3 3 3
  Ganzábal 6 6 6 9 Noah 3 3 7 6 1
  Kley 5 4 6 Leconte 6 6 6 4 6
WC   Portes 7 6 7 WC Portes 2 1 3
  Leconte 7 6 6 Leconte 6 6 6
  Wilkison 5 2 1 Leconte 6 6 6
  Westphal 2 1 3 5 Gómez 3 4 4
  Carlsson 6 6 6 Carlsson 2 4 1
  Složil 1 6 3 3 5 Gómez 6 6 6
5   Gómez 6 3 6 6

Section 5Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
6   Järryd 6 6 7
  McCain 0 3 5 6 Järryd 6 6 6
WC   McNamara 5 1 3 Higueras 3 4 1
  Higueras 7 6 6 6 Järryd 6 6 6
  Aguilera 6 6 7 Aguilera 4 2 2
  Pecci, Sr. 2 3 5 Aguilera 4 6 6 7
  Lewis 6 3 6 7 Lewis 6 4 3 5
  Glickstein 1 6 2 5 6 Järryd 3 7 4 2
  Simonsson 3 1 3 14 Edberg 6 6 6 6
  Frawley 6 6 6 Frawley 1 6 3 6 6
  Holmes 6 7 4 6 Holmes 6 3 6 3 2
  Pérez 3 5 6 4 Frawley 6 3 0
  Elter 3 2 2 14 Edberg 7 6 6
  Hlasek 6 6 6 Hlasek 2 3 4
  Panatta 6 3 3 14 Edberg 6 6 6
14   Edberg 7 6 6

Section 6Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
16   Arias 1 4 5
Q   Saad 6 6 7 Q Saad 4 4 3
  Cancellotti 6 6 6 3 6 Cancellotti 6 6 6
  Schwaier 3 2 7 6 0 Cancellotti 6 6 3 7
  Forget 6 7 1 3 Motta 3 3 6 6
  de la Peña 7 5 6 6 de la Peña 4 2 4
  Motta 7 6 5 1 7 Motta 6 6 6
Q   Nováček 5 4 7 6 5 Cancellotti 6 0 4 2
  Lloyd 6 6 6 3 Connors 3 6 6 6
  Ocleppo 3 3 1 Lloyd 3 2 6
  Benhabiles 6 5 7 6 6 Benhabiles 6 6 7
  Nelson 7 7 6 3 3 Benhabiles 3 6 5 5
WC   Roger-Vasselin 4 6 6 3 4 3 Connors 6 4 7 7
  Willenborg 6 1 2 6 6 Willenborg 1 3 0
  Popp 4 1 5 3 Connors 6 6 6
3   Connors 6 6 7

Section 7Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
8   Teltscher 6 6 6
Q   Campos 2 3 3 8 Teltscher 7 5 3 4
Q   Chesnokov 6 6 6 Q Chesnokov 5 7 6 6
  Adams 2 2 1 Q Chesnokov 6 6 4 6 6
  Günthardt 6 6 6 Günthardt 7 4 6 4 8
  Keretić 0 3 4 Günthardt 1 6 6 6
  Viver 5 6 6 6 Viver 6 1 1 1
  Fitzgerald 7 4 2 1 Günthardt 1 2 3
  Jaite 7 7 6 Jaite 6 6 6
Q   Canè 5 5 2 Jaite 6 6 6
  Allan 6 6 6 Allan 4 4 3
  Mitchell 0 2 3 Jaite 2 7 6 6
  Meister 2 2 3 11 Mečíř 6 6 3 4
  Visser 6 6 6 Visser 2 4 3
  Navrátil 4 2 4 11 Mečíř 6 6 6
11   Mečíř 6 6 6

Section 8Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
10   Krickstein 6 4 6 6
  Luna 1 6 4 3 10 Krickstein 6 3 6 6
  Masur 3 2 2 Vilas 4 6 1 3
  Vilas 6 6 6 10 Krickstein 7 5 1 6 6
Q   López-Maeso 6 6 6 McNamee 5 7 6 2 1
  Fibak 0 2 1 Q López-Maeso 0 0 4
  Limberger 3 4 4 McNamee 6 6 6
  McNamee 6 6 6 10 Krickstein 2 2 0
  Kuharszky 1 4 1 2 Lendl 6 6 6
WC   Potier 6 6 6 WC Potier 6 6 6 6
WC   Fleurian 2 4 4 Duncan 7 1 1 0
  Duncan 6 6 6 WC Potier 1 2 2
WC   Kuchna 6 6 5 2 Lendl 6 6 6
  Gunnarsson 7 7 7 Gunnarsson 6 3 2
  Edwards 1 3 1 2 Lendl 7 6 6
2   Lendl 6 6 6

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