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1991 French Open – Men's Singles

Ninth-seeded Jim Courier defeated Andre Agassi 3–6, 6–4, 2–6, 6–1, 6–4 in the final to win the Men's Singles tennis title at the 1991 French Open. Andres Gomez was the defending champion but did not compete that year.

Men's Singles
1991 French Open
ChampionUnited States Jim Courier
Runner-upUnited States Andre Agassi
Final score3–6, 6–4, 2–6, 6–1, 6–4
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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Boris Becker had a chance to complete the career Grand Slam, he lost to Agassi in the semifinals.

SeedsEdit

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

  1.   Stefan Edberg (Quarterfinals)
  2.   Boris Becker (Semifinals)
  3.   Ivan Lendl (Withdrew due to wrist injury)
  4.   Andre Agassi (Finals)
  5.   Sergi Bruguera (Second round)
  6.   Pete Sampras (Second round)
  7.   Guy Forget (Fourth round)
  8.   Goran Ivanišević (Second round)
  9.   Jim Courier (Champion)
  10.   Michael Chang (Quarterfinals)
  11.   Emilio Sánchez (Second round)
  12.   Michael Stich (Semifinals)
  13.   Jonas Svensson (Withdrew due to injury)
  14.   Karel Nováček (First round)
  15.   John McEnroe (First round)
  16.   Brad Gilbert (First round)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                     
1   Stefan Edberg 4 6 3 4
9   Jim Courier 6 2 6 6
9   Jim Courier 6 686 6
12   Michael Stich 2 710 2 4
  Franco Davín 4 4 4
12   Michael Stich 6 6 6
9   Jim Courier 3 6 2 6 6
4   Andre Agassi 6 4 6 1 4
  Jakob Hlasek 3 1 1
4   Andre Agassi 6 6 6
4   Andre Agassi 7 6 3 6
2   Boris Becker 5 3 6 1
10   Michael Chang 4 4 2
2   Boris Becker 6 6 6

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
1   S Edberg 6 6 6
LL   B Wuyts 2 2 3 1   S Edberg 6 5 77 6
  D Wheaton 2 77 6 2 4   H Skoff 4 7 643
  H Skoff 6 643 6 6 1   S Edberg 6 6 6
  G Raoux 6 2 4 3   A Chesnokov 1 4 3
  P Kühnen 4 6 6 6   P Kühnen 6 3 6 3 6
  A Chesnokov 7 6 642 6   A Chesnokov 4 6 3 6 8
  M Koevermans 5 2 77 6 3 1   S Edberg 77 6 6
Q   D Pescariu 5 7 6 4   A Cherkasov 644 3
Q   F Rivera 7 5 0 0r Q   D Pescariu 2 2 0
WC   T Tulasne 1 6 4 2   J Yzaga 6 6 6
  J Yzaga 6 4 6 6   J Yzaga 5 6 3 3
  P Cash 6 77 6   A Cherkasov 7 3 6 6
Q   S Noszály 4 623   P Cash 77 1 3 6 5
  A Cherkasov 2 6 7 77   A Cherkasov 636 6 3 7
15   J McEnroe 6 4 5 60

Section 2Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
9   J Courier 6 6 6
  D Rostagno 3 3 0 9   J Courier 6 6 6
  W Ferreira 6 6 6   W Ferreira 2 3 4
  C-U Steeb 4 1 4 9   J Courier 6 4 4 7 6
  R Furlan 3 0 2   M Larsson 3 6 6 5 2
Q   S Doseděl 6 6 6 Q   S Doseděl 5 2 4
  N Marques 1 3 2   M Larsson 7 6 6
  M Larsson 6 6 6 9   J Courier 6 6 6
Q   T Martin 6 636 6 Q   T Martin 2 3 3
  L Herrera 3 77 4 4 Q   T Martin 6 6 6
  G Muller 6 4 6 626   G Muller 1 2 2
  G Connell 4 6 3 77 0 Q   T Martin 6 4 6 6
  P Haarhuis 6 6 6   P Haarhuis 2 6 3 4
  R Reneberg 3 3 1   P Haarhuis 6 6 6
WC   F Fontang 4 6 3 1 8   G Ivanišević 1 4 1
8   G Ivanišević 6 1 6 6

Section 3Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
LL   M Ingaramo 6 4 7 5 4
  M Jaite 4 6 5 7 6   M Jaite 4 3 2
  C Bergström 3 4 1   F Davín 6 6 6
  F Davín 6 6 6   F Davín 6 2 6 3 6
  R Gilbert 2 1 1   M Vajda 2 6 4 6 4
  H Leconte 6 6 6   H Leconte 6 4 684
  M Vajda 3 6 6 6   M Vajda 3 6 710 6
Q   N Kroon 6 3 1 3   F Davín 77 4 6 6
  N Kulti 6 3 6 6 WC   A Boetsch 626 3 1
  P Baur 4 6 4 2   N Kulti 3 3 3
  L Mattar 4 3 1 WC   A Boetsch 6 6 6
WC   A Boetsch 6 6 6 WC   A Boetsch 5 77 6 6
  M Woodforde 1 711 1 3 Q   G Markus 7 623 2
Q   D Pérez 6 696 6 Q   D Pérez 6 6 4 4 3
Q   G Markus 6 7 6 Q   G Markus 2 2 6 6 6
LL   A Sznajder 1 5 4

Section 4Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
12   M Stich 6 6 7
  B Pearce 3 2 5 12   M Stich 6478 6 6
  R Krajicek 6 6 6   R Krajicek 77 663 2
LL   JF Altur 0 4 1 12   M Stich 3 7 77 6
  J Eltingh 2 3 3 Q   C Costa 6 5 642
Q   C Costa 6 6 6 Q   C Costa 7 6 6
  J Grabb 6 6 4 2 3 WC   T Benhabiles 5 1 2
WC   T Benhabiles 4 4 6 6 6 12   M Stich 6 6 6
  F Santoro 6 7 6   F Santoro 3 1 2
  A Mronz 4 5 1   F Santoro 6 6 6
Q   L Lavalle 4 3 2   M Wilander 2 3 2
  M Wilander 6 6 6   F Santoro 6 6 6
  A Rahunen 645 6 1   T Champion 2 0 4
  T Champion 77 7 1 6   T Champion 6 6 6
  T Muster 6 6 4 1 4 6   P Sampras 3 1 1
6   P Sampras 4 4 6 6 6

Bottom halfEdit

Section 5Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
5   S Bruguera 6 6 6
  S Davis 2 2 1 5   S Bruguera 6 6 4 0r
  U Riglewski 4 2 2   O Camporese 1 2 6 1
  O Camporese 6 6 6   O Camporese 6 3 1 3
Q   JC Báguena 4 6 6 3 3 Q   C Miniussi 2 6 6 6
Q   C Miniussi 6 3 2 6 6 Q   C Miniussi 1 6 4
  M Filippini 6 3 6 6   M Filippini 6 2 4 r
  R Fromberg 4 6 1 2 Q   C Miniussi 6 3 7 5 2
  C Caratti 2 2 6 6 6   J Hlasek 4 6 5 7 6
Q   G López 6 6 3 3 4   C Caratti 1 5 6 1
  T Carbonell 5 6 6 6   T Carbonell 6 7 3 6
  J Gunnarsson 7 2 3 1   T Carbonell 676 4 3
  J Hlasek 6 6 7   J Hlasek 79 4 6 6
  D Pate 4 1 5   J Hlasek 6 4 6 77
  A Järryd 2 3 2 11   E Sánchez 3 6 2 65
11   E Sánchez 6 6 6

Section 6Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
14   K Nováček 2 6 1r
  M Gustafsson 6 3 5   M Gustafsson 6 4 6 6
  E Masso 77 4 6 4 5   A Krickstein 1 6 4 2
  A Krickstein 636 2 6 7   M Gustafsson 3 6 2 3
  G Prpić 77 6 6 WC   A Mancini 6 3 6 6
Q   M Robertson 653 3   G Prpić 6 5 4 6 2
WC   A Mancini 7 6 6 WC   A Mancini 1 7 6 1 6
  E Jelen 5 4 2 WC   A Mancini 3 3 7 1
  P McEnroe 7 6 77 4   A Agassi 6 6 5 6
  G Bloom 5 4 65   P McEnroe 77 6 6
WC   O Soules 2 655   J Stoltenberg 613 4
  J Stoltenberg 6 77 7   P McEnroe 2 2 0
  P Korda 4 6 6 6 4   A Agassi 6 6 6
  J-P Fleurian 6 4 2 4   P Korda 1 2 2
  M Rosset 6 5 4 3 4   A Agassi 6 6 6
4   A Agassi 3 7 6 6

Section 7Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
7   G Forget 7 2 7 1 7
  M Washington 5 6 5 6 5 7   G Forget 6 6 5 77
  J Arias 6 3 6 6   J Arias 3 2 7 64
  P Rebolledo 0 6 0 2 7   G Forget 6 6 3 6
  J Tarango 2 2 1 Q   M Ondruska 1 4 6 3
  V Paloheimo 6 6 6   V Paloheimo 6 1 1 6 0
Q   M Ondruska 3 7 6 6 Q   M Ondruska 3 6 6 2 6
  J Aguilera 6 5 3 2 7   G Forget 1 1 6 3
  S Matsuoka 2 3 77 3 10   M Chang 6 6 4 6
  R Agénor 6 6 646   R Agénor 4 2 6 6 4
  T Witsken 3 3 5 WC   J Connors 6 6 3 0 6
WC   J Connors 6 6 7 WC   J Connors 6 5 2 6 0r
  H de la Peña 653 0r 10   M Chang 4 7 6 4 0
  L Jonsson 77 6 2   L Jonsson 646 4 6 3
  J Siemerink 2 0 3 10   M Chang 77 4 6 3 6
10   M Chang 6 6 6

Section 8Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
16   B Gilbert 3 6 1 4
WC   C Pioline 6 2 6 6 WC   C Pioline 2 3 62
  F Clavet 6 6 6   F Clavet 6 6 77
  K Evernden 4 0 2   F Clavet 4 6 6 6
  G Pérez Roldán 3 1 1 Q   O Delaître 6 2 3 3
Q   O Delaître 6 6 6 Q   O Delaître 6 626 6
  P Lundgren 6 77 637   P Lundgren 2 77 4 2
  A Volkov 3 6577 5   F Clavet 664 3
  J Cunha-Silva 661 4 2   B Becker 78 6 6
  W Masur 78 6 6   W Masur 6 711 7
  J Sánchez 7 4 4 3   J Oncins 1 695
  J Oncins 5 6 6 6   W Masur 3 3 2
  C Saceanu 4 644 2   B Becker 6 6 6
  T Woodbridge 6 77 6   T Woodbridge 7 6 4 4 4
  J Arrese 2 5 2 2   B Becker 5 1 6 6 6
2   B Becker 6 7 6

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