1991 Australian Open – Men's Singles

Second-seeded Boris Becker defeated two-time defending champion Ivan Lendl in the final, 1–6, 6–4, 6–4, 6–4 to win the Men's Singles tennis title at the 1991 Australian Open.[1][2]

Men's Singles
1991 Australian Open
ChampionGermany Boris Becker
Runner-upCzechoslovakia Ivan Lendl
Final score1–6, 6–4, 6–4, 6–4
Details
Draw128
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

01.    Stefan Edberg (Semifinals)
02.    Boris Becker (Champion)
03.    Ivan Lendl (Final)
04.    Pete Sampras (Withdrew because of shin splints)[3]
05.    Goran Ivanišević (Third round)
06.    Emilio Sánchez (First round)
07.    Brad Gilbert (Third round)
08.    Jonas Svensson (Third round)
09.    Andrei Chesnokov (First round)
10.    Guy Forget (Quarterfinals)
11.    Jakob Hlasek (First round)
12.    Jay Berger (Third round)
13.    Aaron Krickstein (Fourth round)
14.    Andrei Cherkasov (Second round)
15.    Marc Rosset (First round)
16.    Jim Courier (Fourth round)

Click on the seed number of a player to go to their draw section.[a]

QualifyingEdit

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                     
1   Stefan Edberg 6 6 6
    Jaime Yzaga 2 3 2
1   Stefan Edberg 4 7 6 634
3   Ivan Lendl 6 5 3 77 6
3   Ivan Lendl 6 77 77
    Goran Prpić 0 6162
3   Ivan Lendl 6 4 4 4
2   Boris Becker 1 6 6 6
    Patrick McEnroe 77 6 4 4 6
    Cristiano Caratti 623 6 6 2
    Patrick McEnroe 77 4 1 4
2   Boris Becker 626 6 6
10   Guy Forget 2 623
2   Boris Becker 6 77 6

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
1   S Edberg 6 78 6
Q   D Poliakov 1 662 1   S Edberg 6 6 6
  B Pearce 77 1 78 3 6   E Masso 1 2 3
  E Masso 646 666 8 1   S Edberg 78 7 6
  K Nováček 2 4 1   P Cash 665 2
  P Cash 6 6 6   P Cash 78 6 6
  C van Rensburg 6 6 7   C van Rensburg 664 4
  M Kratzmann 3 1 5 1   S Edberg 4 6 6 5 6
  N Marques 4 6 1 6 6 16   J Courier 6 0 4 7 2
  J Cunha e Silva 6 4 6 3 4   N Marques 3 0 2
Q   J Arbanas 3 3 5   J Oncins 6 6 6
  J Oncins 6 6 7   J Oncins 3 1 1
LL   D Pérez 5 2 3 16   J Courier 6 6 6
  G Bloom 7 6 6   G Bloom 2 3 2
  J Gunnarsson 3 4 2 16   J Courier 6 6 6
16   J Courier 6 6 6

Section 2Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
9   A Chesnokov 0 3 6 6 4
  J Arias 6 6 4 2 6   J Arias 6 6 6
Q   B Wuyts 5 5 6 77 9 Q   B Wuyts 3 1 2
  L Jonsson 7 7 4 637   J Arias 6 661 3
  J Yzaga 6 6 6   J Yzaga 3 78 6 6
Q   D Vacek 4 4 2   J Yzaga 77 6 6
LL   M Schapers 6 6 2 6 LL   M Schapers 624 2
  M Sinner 3 2 6 2   J Yzaga 7 2 6 3 6
Q   C Saceanu 2 6 6 3 7   M Wilander 5 6 1 6 1
  J Tarango 6 3 2 6 5 Q   C Saceanu 6 4 6 6 4
  M Wilander 77 6 6   M Wilander 7 6 3 4 6
WC   H Denman 653 4   M Wilander 78 6 6
WC   P Doohan 4 655 7   B Gilbert 661 4
  R Fromberg 6 77 7   R Fromberg 6 4 4 6 0
  D Wheaton 4 6 3 65 7   B Gilbert 4 6 6 4 6
7   B Gilbert 6 4 6 77

Section 3Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
3   I Lendl 6 6 6
  T Benhabiles 1 1 3 3   I Lendl 77 6 6
  S Davis 3 6 6 6   S Davis 633 2
  A Antonitsch 6 2 4 3 3   I Lendl 4 6 6 6
WC   J Morgan 1 0 3   M Gustafsson 6 2 3 2
  M Gustafsson 6 6 6   M Gustafsson 7 3 77 6
WC   S Stolle 1 2 2   W Masur 5 6 640
  W Masur 6 6 6 3   I Lendl 6 6 6
  P Kühnen 7 6 77 13   A Krickstein 2 2 1
  G Raoux 5 4 64   P Kühnen 6 6 6
Q   J Frana 5 6 3 3 Q   S Doseděl 2 4 4
Q   S Doseděl 7 2 6 6   P Kühnen 4 4 1
  A Sznajder 0 3 3 13   A Krickstein 6 6 6
  A Mansdorf 6 6 6   A Mansdorf 5 6 642
  S Youl 4 4 4 13   A Krickstein 7 3 77 6
13   A Krickstein 6 6 6

Section 4Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
11   J Hlasek 6 4 5 4
  J Stoltenberg 0 6 7 6   J Stoltenberg 3 3 3
  M Koevermans 6 6 3 2 6   M Koevermans 6 6 6
  D Pate 4 2 6 6 0   M Koevermans 6 2 4 6 1
Q   J Siemerink 6 6 6 Q   J Siemerink 4 6 6 3 6
  JF Altur 3 3 3 Q   J Siemerink 6 5 4 6 6
  C-U Steeb 6 6 6   C-U Steeb 2 7 6 4 2
  C Pistolesi 2 2 3 Q   J Siemerink 6377 0 67
  G Prpić 6 6 3 6   G Prpić 77 636 79
  J Pugh 3 2 6 2   G Prpić 6 6 6
  L Mattar 6 7 636   L Mattar 3 1 1
  N Kulti 4 5 77 3   G Prpić 6 6 6
  R Krishnan 78 5   G Ivanišević 3 4 3
  E Jelen 66r   R Krishnan 4 6 6 1 2
  S Bruguera 4 6 1 4 5   G Ivanišević 6 3 4 6 6
5   G Ivanišević 6 0 6 6

Bottom halfEdit

Section 5Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
6   E Sánchez 6 5 652
  M Woodforde 0 7 77 6   M Woodforde 77 6 6
  P Canè 636 3 4   B Shelton 633 3
  B Shelton 77 4 6 6   M Woodforde 6 3 7 6
  G Muller 4 3 1   G Connell 4 6 5 3
  A Järryd 6 6 6   A Järryd 1 5 2
  N Kroon 1 4 2   G Connell 6 7 6
  G Connell 6 6 6   M Woodforde 2 4 1
  P McEnroe 4 4 6 6 6   P McEnroe 6 6 6
  T Högstedt 6 6 3 1 3   P McEnroe 6 6 5 6
WC   J Anderson 6 6 6 WC   J Anderson 3 3 7 1
  A Rahunen 2 4 3   P McEnroe 6 7 7
Q   K Jones 0 0 0 12   J Berger 1 5 5
  T Witsken 6 6 6   T Witsken 1 3 0
  M Larsson 3 4 0 12   J Berger 6 6 6
12   J Berger 6 6 6

Section 6Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
14   A Cherkasov 3 6 6 4 10
  D Rostagno 6 4 1 6 8 14   A Cherkasov 6 6 3 5 5
  D Cahill 6 6 6   D Cahill 4 2 6 7 7
Q   J Canter 1 4 3   D Cahill 77 3 3 64
  A Volkov 1 6 6 4 5   R Krajicek 656 6 77
  P Korda 6 1 1 6 7   P Korda 6 633 4
  R Krajicek 2 6 6 6   R Krajicek 4 77 6 6
  F Santoro 6 1 2 3   R Krajicek 3 4 77 6 4
  C Caratti 6 3 6 6   C Caratti 6 6 643 6
WC   B Dyke 2 6 4 3   C Caratti 3 6 6 6
  D Engel 6 2 6 6   D Engel 6 2 3 4
  K Evernden 3 6 1 0   C Caratti 6 6 5 4 7
  U Riglewski 3 3 6 79 2 LL   G Layendecker 4 4 7 6 5
LL   G Layendecker 6 6 4 676 LL   G Layendecker 3 1 7 6 6
  P Lundgren 77 3 77 6   P Lundgren 6 6 5 3 4
Q   L Lavalle 636 621

Section 7Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
8   J Svensson 6 6 6
  T Champion 3 4 1 8   J Svensson 6 7 3 6
Q   A Castle 79 2 1 2   F Clavet 2 5 6 1
  F Clavet 676 6 6 8   J Svensson 5 2 1
Q   M Kaplan 6 3 3 1   T Woodbridge 7 6 6
  T Woodbridge 1 6 6 6   T Woodbridge 6 0 6 77
  C Pioline 4 2 6 64   C Bergström 1 6 2 64
  C Bergström 6 6 1 77   T Woodbridge 4 6 3 4
  L Herrera 3 1 6 77 4 10   G Forget 6 3 6 6
  M Jaite 6 6 3 646   M Jaite 3 6462
  M Stich 4 5 77 6 6   M Stich 6 77 77
  M Washington 6 7 651 4   M Stich 65666 3
WC   J Fitzgerald 4 4 4 10   G Forget 77 78 4 6
  A Mronz 6 6 6   A Mronz 77 4 4 2
  H Skoff 652 4 10   G Forget 646 6 6
10   G Forget 77 6 6

Section 8Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
15   M Rosset 6 6 643 7
Q   L-A Wahlgren 4 2 77 6 9 Q   L-A Wahlgren 2 4 68
  F Luna 1 3 2 Q   W Ferreira 6 6 710
Q   W Ferreira 6 6 6 Q   W Ferreira 6 6 6
  R Weiss 6 2 3 5   J Eltingh 2 4 2
  J Eltingh 3 6 6 7   J Eltingh 6 3 77 3 6
  J-P Fleurian 6 6 6   J-P Fleurian 1 6 646 1
  R Furlan 1 0 0 Q   W Ferreira 4 654
  O Camporese 3 6 77 6 2   B Becker 6 77 6
Q   M Zoecke 6 2 654   O Camporese 7 7 3 6
  P Haarhuis 2 6 6 77   P Haarhuis 5 5 6 3
  J Sánchez 6 1 2 63   O Camporese 64656 6 12
  M Vajda 2 6 7 6 2   B Becker 77 77 0 4 14
  B Garrow 6 4 5 3   M Vajda 4 1 3
  J Bates 4 2 3 2   B Becker 6 6 6
2   B Becker 6 6 6

NotesEdit

a. ^ Andre Agassi (No. 4), Andrés Gómez (No. 6), Thomas Muster (No. 7), John McEnroe (No. 13), Guillermo Pérez Roldán (No. 14), Michael Chang (No. 15) and Juan Aguilera (No. 19) all withdrew from the tournament prior to the seedings.

ReferencesEdit

General
  • "Men's Singles Draw". atpworldtour.com. ATP World Tour. Retrieved 2016-09-19.
  • "Australian Open Australia - Men's Singles". itftennis.com. ITF Licensing (UK) Ltd. Retrieved 2014-03-13.
Specific

External linksEdit

Preceded by
1990 US Open
Grand Slam men's singles Succeeded by
1991 French Open