1997 Monte Carlo Open

The 1997 Monte Carlo Open was a men's tennis tournament played on outdoor clay courts. It was the 91st edition of the Monte Carlo Open, and was part of the ATP Super 9 of the 1997 ATP Tour. It took place at the Monte Carlo Country Club in Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, France, near Monte Carlo, Monaco, from 21 April through 27 April 1997.

1997 Monte Carlo Open
Date21 – 27 April
CategoryATP Super 9
Draw56S / 28D
Prize money$2,050,000
SurfaceClay / outdoor
LocationRoquebrune-Cap-Martin, France
VenueMonte Carlo Country Club
Chile Marcelo Ríos [1]
United States Donald Johnson / United States Francisco Montana [2]
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Seventh-seeded Marcelo Ríos won the singles title.



  Marcelo Ríos defeated   Àlex Corretja, 6–4, 6–3, 6–3

  • It was Marcelo Ríos' 1st title of the year, and his 5th overall. It was his 1st Masters title of the year, and overall.


  Donald Johnson /   Francisco Montana defeated   Jacco Eltingh /   Paul Haarhuis, 7–6, 2–6, 7–6


  1. ^ "1997 Monte Carlo – Singles draw". Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
  2. ^ "1997 Monte Carlo – Doubles draw". Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).

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