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1997 US Open – Men's Doubles

The 1997 US Open was a tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts at the USTA National Tennis Center in New York City in New York in the United States. It was the 117th edition of the US Open and was held from August 25 through September 7, 1997.

Men's Doubles
1997 US Open
ChampionRussia Yevgeny Kafelnikov
Czech Republic Daniel Vacek[1]
Runner-upSweden Jonas Björkman
Sweden Nicklas Kulti
Final score7–6(10–8), 6–3
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
← 1996 · US Open · 1998 →

SeedsEdit

Champion seeds are indicated in bold text while text in italics indicates the round in which those seeds were eliminated.

QualifyingEdit

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final[1]
               
    Wayne Black
  Jim Grabb
7 6
    Goran Ivanišević
  Cyril Suk
6 3
    Wayne Black
  Jim Grabb
5 6
11   Jonas Björkman
  Nicklas Kulti
7 7
    Jiří Novák
  David Rikl
6 6 4
11   Jonas Björkman
  Nicklas Kulti
7 3 6
11   Jonas Björkman
  Nicklas Kulti
6 3
4   Yevgeny Kafelnikov
  Daniel Vacek
7 6
Q   John-Laffnie de Jager
  Robbie Koenig
5 5
4   Yevgeny Kafelnikov
  Daniel Vacek
7 7
4   Yevgeny Kafelnikov
  Daniel Vacek
7 7
10   Mahesh Bhupathi
  Leander Paes
6 6
10   Mahesh Bhupathi
  Leander Paes
6 7
    David Adams
  Wayne Ferreira
4 6

Top HalfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
  T Kempers
  M Oosting
6 3 6
1   T Woodbridge
  M Woodforde
4 6 1   T Kempers
  M Oosting
7 4 6
  W Black
  J Grabb
3 6 6   W Black
  J Grabb
5 6 7
  D Ekerot
  M Tebbutt
6 2 3   W Black
  J Grabb
7 6
  P Albano
  À Corretja
7 6 15   G Connell
  D Nestor
6 1
  B Coupe
  N Djordjevic
5 4   P Albano
  À Corretja
15   G Connell
  D Nestor
6 7 15   G Connell
  D Nestor
w/o
  P Cash
  A Kratzmann
3 6   W Black
  J Grabb
7 6
  G Ivanišević
  C Suk
6 7   G Ivanišević
  C Suk
6 3
9   R Leach
  J Stark
4 5   G Ivanišević
  C Suk
4 6 6
  HJ Davids
  J Knippschild
6 7   HJ Davids
  J Knippschild
6 4 3
  TJ Middleton
  N Pereira
3 6   G Ivanišević
  C Suk
6 6
WC   M Sell
  D Witt
6 7 7   M Damm
  A Olhovskiy
4 2
  S Schalken
  J Siemerink
7 6 6 WC   M Sell
  D Witt
5 6 6
  M Damm
  A Olhovskiy
4 6 7   M Damm
  A Olhovskiy
7 3 7
  L Pimek
  B Talbot
6 3 6

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
3   S Lareau
  A O'Brien
7 7
  M Mirnyi
  K Ullyett
5 6 3   S Lareau
  A O'Brien
4 6
  J Novák
  D Rikl
7 7   J Novák
  D Rikl
6 7
  N Godwin
  G Muller
5 6   J Novák
  D Rikl
6 7
WC   J Gimelstob
  C Woodruff
5 7 6 14   T Kronemann
  D Macpherson
4 5
  M Ondruska
  G Stafford
7 6 4 WC   J Gimelstob
  C Woodruff
14   T Kronemann
  D Macpherson
2 7 7 14   T Kronemann
  D Macpherson
w/o
  G Grant
  M Merklein
6 6 5   J Novák
  D Rikl
6 6 4
11   J Björkman
  N Kulti
6 6 11   J Björkman
  N Kulti
7 3 6
WC   B Bryan
  M Bryan
4 3 11   J Björkman
  N Kulti
6 6
WC   B Hawk
  N Overholser
7 7 WC   B Hawk
  N Overholser
2 ;1
  M Barnard
  T Nijssen
5 6 11   J Björkman
  N Kulti
6 6
Q   D Pescariu
  D Sanguinetti
6 6 5   M Philippoussis
  Patrick Rafter
2 4
  S Davis
  K Jones
1 3   D Pescariu
  D Sanguinetti
2 4
5   M Philippoussis
  P Rafter
7 7 5   M Philippoussis
  Patrick Rafter
6 6
  P Korda
  R Reneberg
6 6

Bottom HalfEdit

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
6   L Lobo
  J Sánchez
4 7 7
  S Groen
  D Prinosil
6 6 6 6   L Lobo
  J Sánchez
3 6
  D Randall
  J Waite
6 6   D Randall
  J Waite
6 7
WC   V Spadea
  E Taino
2 4   D Randall
  J Waite
2 6 2
  B MacPhie
  J Salzenstein
7 6 Q   J-L de Jager
  R Koenig
6 3 6
  B Haygarth
  G Van Emburgh
6 3   B MacPhie
  J Salzenstein
5 6
Q   J-L de Jager
  R Koenig
2 7 6 Q   J-L de Jager
  R Koenig
7 7
12   N Broad
  P Norval
6 6 3 Q   J-L de Jager
  R Koenig
5 5
13   D Johnson
  F Montana
6 6 4   Y Kafelnikov
  D Vacek
7 7
  J Eagle
  A Florent
4 4 13   D Johnson
  F Montana
2 7 6
  P Nyborg
  S Sargsian
7 6 6   P Nyborg
  S Sargsian
6 6 4
  L Jensen
  M Jensen
6 7 4 13   D Johnson
  F Montana
6 3 4
  P Fredriksson
  T Vanhoudt
6 2 6 4   Y Kafelnikov
  D Vacek
1 6 6
Q   R Smith
  P Tramacchi
4 6 3   P Fredriksson
  T Vanhoudt
6 2 1
4   Y Kafelnikov
  D Vacek
6 6 4   Y Kafelnikov
  D Vacek
4 6 6
Q   Ó Ortiz
  A Sá
3 2

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
  B Behrens
  P McEnroe
7 4 7
8   E Ferreira
  P Galbraith
6 6 5   B Behrens
  P McEnroe
3 7 6
  G Raoux
  J Tarango
7 6   G Raoux
  J Tarango
6 6 7
  C Brandi
  F Messori
6 4   G Raoux
  J Tarango
6 4 6
  P Kilderry
  N Lapentti
4 7 6 10   M Bhupathi
  L Paes
4 6 7
  K Braasch
  B Shelton
6 6 4   P Kilderry
  N Lapentti
7 3 6
10   M Bhupathi
  L Paes
6 6 10   M Bhupathi
  L Paes
6 6 7
  W Arthurs
  A Kitinov
4 4 10   M Bhupathi
  L Paes
6 7
  A Berasategui
  D Roditi
6 6 6   D Adams
  W Ferreira
4 6
16   O Delaître
  F Santoro
7 3 3   A Berasategui
  D Roditi
6 6
  S Noteboom
  F Wibier
2 7 6   S Noteboom
  F Wibier
4 3
WC   T Blenkiron
  L Smith
6 5 2   A Berasategui
  D Roditi
3 3
  D Adams
  W Ferreira
4 7 6   D Adams
  W Ferreira
6 6
  G Kuerten
  F Meligeni
6 5 3   D Adams
  W Ferreira
6 7
2   J Eltingh
  P Haarhuis
7 7 2   J Eltingh
  P Haarhuis
4 6
  B Black
  B Steven
6 6

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "1997 U.S. Open". International Tennis Federation. Retrieved 30 December 2014.