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1997 Great American Insurance ATP Championships – Singles

Andre Agassi was the defending champion, but lost in the first round this year.

Singles
1997 Great American Insurance ATP Championships
ChampionUnited States Pete Sampras
Runner-upAustria Thomas Muster
Final score6–3, 6–4
Details
Draw56
Seeds16
Events
Singles Doubles
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Pete Sampras won the title, defeating Thomas Muster 6–3, 6–4 in the final.

SeedsEdit

The top eight seeds received a bye to the second round.

  1.   Pete Sampras (Champion)
  2.   Michael Chang (Semifinals)
  3.   Goran Ivanišević (Third Round)
  4.   Álex Corretja (Third Round)
  5.   Thomas Muster (Final)
  6.   Sergi Bruguera (Quarterfinals)
  7.   Yevgeny Kafelnikov (Quarterfinals)
  8.   Thomas Enqvist (Second Round)
  9.   Marcelo Ríos (Third Round)
  10.   Gustavo Kuerten (Quarterfinals)
  11.   Mark Philippoussis (First Round)
  12.   Richard Krajicek (Second Round)
  13.   Petr Korda (Second Round)
  14.   Álbert Costa (Semifinals)
  15.   Tim Henman (First Round)
  16.   Patrick Rafter (Third Round)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Semifinals Final
          
1   Pete Sampras 6 6  
14   Álbert Costa 3 4  
1   Pete Sampras 6 6  
5   Thomas Muster 3 4  
5   Thomas Muster 6 4 77
2   Michael Chang 3 6 62

Top HalfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
1   P Sampras 6 6  
WC   J Gimelstob 6 6   WC   J Gimelstob 2 4  
    B Black 3 4   1   P Sampras 77 6  
    D Vacek 652   16   P Rafter 644  
Q   D Wheaton 77 6   Q   D Wheaton 6 3 2
    M Larsson 7 4 5 16   P Rafter 3 6 6
16   P Rafter 5 6 7 1   P Sampras 6 6  
9   M Ríos 6 7   7   Y Kafelnikov 2 2  
    J Björkman 3 5   9   M Ríos 6 6  
    T Johansson 6 3 6     T Johansson 3 2  
Q   K Ullyett 4 6 2 9   M Ríos 5 2  
    S Sargsian 2 4   7   Y Kafelnikov 7 6  
    C Woodruff 6 6       C Woodruff 6366 
7   Y Kafelnikov 77 77  

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
4   Á Corretja 77 6  
    G Rusedski 6 3 63    J Stark 644  
    J Stark 1 6 77 4   Á Corretja 1 63 
    G Stafford 4 6 4 14   Á Costa 6 77  
    T Haas 6 4 6     T Haas 3 4  
    J Courier 6 653 14   Á Costa 6 6  
14   Á Costa 4 77 6 14   Á Costa 4 6 5
11   M Philippoussis 653   6   S Bruguera 6 3 2r
    S Schalken 77 6       S Schalken 3 2  
    J Novák 7 77       J Novák 6 6  
    M-K Goellner 5 65      J Novák 653  
    R Reneberg 6 634 6   S Bruguera 77 6  
    S Draper 1 77 6     S Draper 662  
6   S Bruguera 78 6  

Bottom HalfEdit

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
5   T Muster 6 5 6
    F Santoro 6 6       F Santoro 3 7 4
WC   P McEnroe 0 4   5   T Muster 6 3 7
    M Damm 6 77     M Damm 3 6 5
    G Raoux 3 62      M Damm 6 77  
    C Pioline 3 4   12   R Krajicek 4 63 
12   R Krajicek 6 6   5   T Muster 6177 77
13   P Korda 77 6       J Siemerink 77 6365
    M Tillström 641   13   P Korda 5 6 1
    J Siemerink 77 77       J Siemerink 7 1 6
Q   B Steven 6561      J Siemerink 6 6  
    A O'Brien 2 1   3   G Ivanišević 4 4  
Q   D Nestor 6 6   Q   D Nestor 6 5 66
3   G Ivanišević 4 7 78

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
8   T Enqvist 77 3 3
Q   V Spadea 6 6   Q   V Spadea 616 6
Q   J Golmard 2 1   Q   V Spadea 77 3 4
    J Stoltenberg 6 633 10   G Kuerten 656 6
    T Woodbridge 3 77 6     T Woodbridge 6 1 4
    A Agassi 3 1   10   G Kuerten 3 6 6
10   G Kuerten 6 6   10   G Kuerten 1 2  
15   T Henman 3 3   2   M Chang 6 6  
    A Medvedev 6 6       A Medvedev 6 1 77
    M Woodforde 6 3 6     M Woodforde 4 6 64
Q   O Delaître 2 6 0     A Medvedev 6 1 4
    A Boetsch 3 4   2   M Chang 3 6 6
    W Ferreira 6 6       W Ferreira 77 1 2
2   M Chang 646 6

ReferencesEdit