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The 1998 French Open was a tennis tournament that took place on the outdoor clay courts at the Stade Roland Garros in Paris, France. The tournament was held from 25 May until 7 June. It was the 102nd staging of the French Open, and the second Grand Slam tennis event of 1998.

1998 French Open
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Date25 May – 7 June
Edition102nd
CategoryGrand Slam (ITF)
SurfaceClay
LocationParis (XVIe), France
VenueStade Roland Garros
Champions
Men's Singles
Spain Carlos Moyá
Women's Singles
Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario
Men's Doubles
Netherlands Jacco Eltingh / Netherlands Paul Haarhuis
Women's Doubles
Switzerland Martina Hingis / Czech Republic Jana Novotná
Mixed Doubles
United States Venus Williams / United States Justin Gimelstob
Boys' Singles
Chile Fernando González
Girls' Singles
Russia Nadia Petrova
Boys' Doubles
Venezuela José de Armas / Chile Fernando González
Girls' Doubles
Belgium Kim Clijsters / Australia Jelena Dokić
← 1997 · French Open · 1999 →

Contents

SeniorsEdit

Men's singlesEdit

  Carlos Moyá defeated   Àlex Corretja, 6–3, 7–5, 6–3

• It was Moyá's 1st and only career Grand Slam singles title.

Women's singlesEdit

  Arantxa Sánchez Vicario defeated   Monica Seles, 7–6(7–5), 0–6, 6–2

• It was Sánchez's 4th and last career Grand Slam singles title and her 3rd title at the French Open.

Men's doublesEdit

  Jacco Eltingh /   Paul Haarhuis defeated   Mark Knowles /   Daniel Nestor, 6–3, 3–6, 6–3

• It was Eltingh's 5th career Grand Slam doubles title and his 2nd and last title at the French Open.
• It was Haarhuis' 4th career Grand Slam doubles title and his 2nd title at the French Open.

Women's doublesEdit

  Martina Hingis /   Jana Novotná defeated   Lindsay Davenport /   Natalia Zvereva, 6–1, 7–6(7–4)

• It was Hingis' 4th career Grand Slam doubles title and her 1st title at the French Open.
• It was Novotná's 10th career Grand Slam doubles title and her 3rd and last title at the French Open.

Mixed doublesEdit

  Venus Williams /   Justin Gimelstob defeated   Serena Williams /   Luis Lobo, 6–4, 6–4

• It was Williams' 2nd and last career Grand Slam mixed doubles title and her 1st title at the French Open.
• It was Gimelstob's 2nd and last career Grand Slam mixed doubles title.

JuniorsEdit

Boys' singlesEdit

  Fernando González defeated   Juan Carlos Ferrero,[1] 4–6, 6–4, 6–3

Girls' singlesEdit

  Nadia Petrova defeated   Jelena Dokić, 6–3, 6–3

Boys' doublesEdit

  José de Armas /   Fernando González defeated   Juan Carlos Ferrero /   Feliciano López,[2] 6–7, 7–5, 6–3

Girls' doublesEdit

  Kim Clijsters /   Jelena Dokić defeated   Elena Dementieva /   Nadia Petrova, 6–4, 7–6

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Ferrero won the 2003 men's singles crown, and reached the 2002 final.
  2. ^ López won the 2016 men's doubles title.

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