1998 Australian Open – Men's Doubles

The 1998 Australian Open was a tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts at Melbourne Park in Melbourne in Victoria in Australia. It was the 86th edition of the Australian Open and was held from 19 January through 1 February 1998.

Men's Doubles
1998 Australian Open
ChampionsSweden Jonas Björkman
Netherlands Jacco Eltingh
Runners-upAustralia Todd Woodbridge
Australia Mark Woodforde
Final score6–2, 5–7, 2–6, 6–4, 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
← 1997 · Australian Open · 1999 →

SeedsEdit

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

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                     
1   Todd Woodbridge
  Mark Woodforde
6 6 7
8   Luis Lobo
  Javier Sánchez
3 4 61
1   Todd Woodbridge
  Mark Woodforde
6 7 6
  David Macpherson
  David Wheaton
4 5 3
  David Macpherson
  David Wheaton
7 633 7 13
12   Patrick Galbraith
  Brett Steven
657 6 6611
1   Todd Woodbridge
  Mark Woodforde
2 7 6 4 3
5   Jonas Björkman
  Jacco Eltingh
6 5 2 6 6
5   Jonas Björkman
  Jacco Eltingh
6 6 7
4   Ellis Ferreira
  Rick Leach
2 4 5
5   Jonas Björkman
  Jacco Eltingh
4 7 6 3 6
2   Mahesh Bhupathi
  Leander Paes
6 5 3 6 3
  Justin Gimelstob
  Brian MacPhie
623 2
2   Mahesh Bhupathi
  Leander Paes
7 6 6

Top HalfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
1   T Woodbridge
  M Woodforde
6 6
  M Keil
  T. J. Middleton
4 4 1   T Woodbridge
  M Woodforde
6 6
  G Doyle
  T Larkham
6 6   G Doyle
  T Larkham
4 2
  A Berasategui
  D Roditi
4 3 1   T Woodbridge
  M Woodforde
6 6
  J-L de Jager
  R Koenig
7 5 6   J-L de Jager
  R Koenig
1 3
  T Nijssen
  T Anzari
5 7 4   J-L de Jager
  R Koenig
7 3 6
  J-P Fleurian
  P Nyborg
6 6   J-P Fleurian
  P Nyborg
5 6 4
16   B Black
  N Kulti
3 2 1   T Woodbridge
  M Woodforde
6 6 7
  P Albano
  À Corretja
6 3 7 8   L Lobo
  J Sánchez
3 4 61
9   M Philippoussis
  P Rafter
3 6 5   P Albano
  À Corretja
7 0 6
  D Randall
  J Waite
7 6   D Randall
  J Waite
5 6 3
  D Flach
  K Kinnear
5 4   P Albano
  À Corretja
4 6 8
  T Kempers
  M Oosting
6 4 6 8   L Lobo
  J Sánchez
6 2 10
  D Petrović
  G Silcock
3 6 3   T Kempers
  M Oosting
6 3 16
8   L Lobo
  J Sánchez
6 6 8   L Lobo
  J Sánchez
3 6 18
  J Siemerink
  D Vacek
4 2

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
3   A O'Brien
  J Stark
7 7
  M Barnard
  B Haygarth
635 3   A O'Brien
  J Stark
4 7 6
  P Kilderry
  N Lapentti
6 6   P Kilderry
  N Lapentti
6 642
  S Groen
  G Ivanišević
3 2 3   A O'Brien
  J Stark
6263
  D Macpherson
  D Wheaton
6 6   D Macpherson
  D Wheaton
7 7
  M Ondruska
  GV Emburgh
4 4   D Macpherson
  D Wheaton
6 6
  K Alami
  T Vanhoudt
2 6 6   K Alami
  T Vanhoudt
3 4
14   L Arnold
  D Orsanic
6 3 2   D Macpherson
  D Wheaton
7 633 7 13
12   P Galbraith
  B Steven
6 6 12   P Galbraith
  B Steven
657 6 6611
  S Noteboom
  F Wibier
2 4 12   P Galbraith
  B Steven
6 6
  S Draper
  J Stoltenberg
6 7   S Draper
  J Stoltenberg
2 ;3
  J Burillo
  A Martín
3 64 12   P Galbraith
  B Steven
666 6
  C Brandi
  F Messori
6 6   M-K Goellner
  D Prinosil
7 2 2
  D Sapsford
  C Wilkinson
2 4   C Brandi
  F Messori
4 4
  M-K Goellner
  D Prinosil
7 7   M-K Goellner
  D Prinosil
6 6
6   M Knowles
  D Nestor
5 5

Bottom HalfEdit

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
5   J Björkman
  J Eltingh
6 7
  K Braasch
  M Kohlmann
3 5 5   J Björkman
  J Eltingh
6 6
  J Apell
  W Black
7 5 6   J Apell
  W Black
4 4
  G Stafford
  KUllyett
5 7 1 5   J Björkman
  J Eltingh
6 3 6
  N Godwin
  C Haggard
6 4 9 11   S Stolle
  C Suk
3 6 4
  B Coupe
  P Rosner
4 6 7   N Godwin
  C Haggard
2 2
11   S Stolle
  C Suk
6 6 11   S Stolle
  C Suk
6 6
  J Knippschild
  J Tarango
2 4 5   J Björkman
  J Eltingh
6 6 7
13   O Delaître
  F Santoro
7 6 4   E Ferreira
  R Leach
2 4 5
  N Djordjevic
  A Sá
5 4 13   O Delaître
  F Santoro
4 6 6
  J Grabb
  R Reneberg
656 6   J Grabb
  R Reneberg
6 2 4
  D Bowen
  J Cunha e Silva
7 2 4 13   O Delaître
  F Santoro
6 2 1
  G Kuerten
  M Sell
6 7 4   E Ferreira
  R Leach
3 6 6
  R Bergh
  B Talbot
4 65   G Kuerten
  M Sell
3 4
4   E Ferreira
  R Leach
6 6 4   E Ferreira
  R Leach
6 6
  T El-Sawy
  G Köves
4 2

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
  J Gimelstob
  B MacPhie
7 636
7   S Lareau
  P Norval
647 3   J Gimelstob
  B MacPhie
6 6
  J Eagle
  A Florent
6 6   J Eagle
  A Florent
2 2
  Michael Tebbutt
  Mikael Tillström
1 3   J Gimelstob
  B MacPhie
6 3 6
  S Doseděl
  L Pimek
6 6 10   D Johnson
  F Montana
3 6 1
  T Henman
  M Rosset
2 4   S Doseděl
  L Pimek
4 4
10   D Johnson
  F Montana
6 3 6 10   D Johnson
  F Montana
6 6
  J Alonso
  S Davis
4 6 2   J Gimelstob
  B MacPhie
623 2
15   D Adams
  A Kitinov
7 666 2   M Bhupathi
  L Paes
7 6 6
  R Fromberg
  J Holmes
657 3 15   D Adams
  A Kitinov
3 7 12
  L Hewitt
  L Smith
6 6   L Hewitt
  L Smith
6 6414
  J-D Gould
  J Kerr
3 1   L Hewitt
  L Smith
0 62
  W Arthurs
  A Kratzmann
7 2 6 2   M Bhupathi
  L Paes
6 7
  B Ellwood
  P Tramacchi
5 6 3   W Arthurs
  A Kratzmann
2 3
2   M Bhupathi
  L Paes
6 6 2   M Bhupathi
  L Paes
6 6
  Max Mirnyi
  S Sargsian
2 2

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