1999 Australian Open – Men's Singles

Tenth-seeded Yevgeny Kafelnikov defeated Thomas Enqvist in the final, 4–6, 6–0, 6–3, 7–6(7–1) to win the Men's Singles tennis title at the 1999 Australian Open. With this win, Kafelnikov became the first Russian (male or female) to win the Australian Open.

Men's Singles
1999 Australian Open
ChampionRussia Yevgeny Kafelnikov
Runner-upSweden Thomas Enqvist
Final score4–6, 6–0, 6–3, 7–6(7–1)
Details
Draw128
Seeds16
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
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Petr Korda was the defending champion, but lost in the third round to Todd Martin.

SeedsEdit

01.     Marcelo Ríos (Withdrew due to hamstring injury)
02.     Àlex Corretja (Second round)
03.     Patrick Rafter (Third round)
04.     Carlos Moyà (First round)
05.     Andre Agassi (Fourth round)
06.     Tim Henman (Third round)
07.     Karol Kučera (Quarterfinals)
08.     Greg Rusedski (Second round)
09.     Richard Krajicek (Third round)
10.     Yevgeny Kafelnikov (Champion)
11.     Goran Ivanišević (Withdrew due to shoulder injury)
12.     Albert Costa (First round)
13.     Cédric Pioline (First round)
14.     Mark Philippoussis (Fourth round)
15.     Todd Martin (Quarterfinals)
16.     Thomas Johansson (First round)

Click on the seed number of a player to go to their draw section.

Qualifying drawEdit

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                     
15   Todd Martin 2 612
10   Yevgeny Kafelnikov 6 77 6
10   Yevgeny Kafelnikov 6 6 7
    Tommy Haas 3 4 5
    Tommy Haas 77 7 6
    Vincent Spadea 655 3
10   Yevgeny Kafelnikov 4 6 6 77
    Thomas Enqvist 6 0 3 61
    Marc Rosset 3 4 4
    Thomas Enqvist 6 6 6
    Thomas Enqvist 6 7 6
    Nicolás Lapentti 3 5 1
7   Karol Kučera 6478 2 6 6
    Nicolás Lapentti 77 666 0 8

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
LL   O Serrano 6 3 663
  G Pozzi 3 6 78 6   G Pozzi 2 6 6 3
  A Portas 3 1 2   L Roux 6 3 1 0r
  L Roux 6 6 6   G Pozzi 3 6 5 2
  W Black 6 6 6   W Black 6 4 7 6
  A Voinea 2 4 1   W Black 6 6 3 4 6
  A Medvedev 77 6 3 6   A Medvedev 4 4 6 6 2
Q   J Bower 601 6 3   W Black 634 4
  P Korda 6 616 646 15   T Martin 77 6 6
  G Blanco 3 77 4 77 2   P Korda 6 6 6
  J Alonso 6 6 6   J Alonso 3 1 1
  S Lareau 3 4 2   P Korda 5 6 627 4
  C Costa 2 6 4 3 15   T Martin 7 4 77 5 6
  H Dreekmann 6 2 6 6   H Dreekmann 6 2 652
  F Meligeni 6 6 3 4 1 15   T Martin 4 6 77 6
15   T Martin 3 4 6 6 6

Section 2Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
10   Y Kafelnikov 6 6 6
  J Björkman 3 2 4 10   Y Kafelnikov 7 3 712 77
Q   F Jonsson 3 664   J Stoltenberg 5 6 61063
  J Stoltenberg 6 78 6 10   Y Kafelnikov 5 6 6 3
  P Wessels 3 2 60   J Courier 7 4 2 0r
  J Courier 6 6 77   J Courier 77 6 5 6
  F Mantilla 77 613 6 4   Y El Aynaoui 624 7 2
  Y El Aynaoui 6077 6 3 6 10   Y Kafelnikov 6 77 653 6
Q   S Huet 1 6 6 7   A Pavel 3 6577 6 4
  A Di Pasquale 6 3 2 5 Q   S Huet 4 6 4 3
  A Pavel 77 6 4 6   A Pavel 6 1 6 6
Q   J Sánchez 652 6 4   A Pavel 3 6 2 7 6
  K Carlsen 6 3 0 2 Q   P Goldstein 6 3 6 5 3
Q   P Goldstein 2 6 6 6 Q   P Goldstein 6 6977 6
  S Draper 636 4 65 8   G Rusedski 4 711 652
8   G Rusedski 77 2 6 77

Section 3Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
4   C Moyà 79 4 663
  N Kiefer 676 78 6   N Kiefer 6 7 79
Q   C Mamiit 6 6 6 Q   C Mamiit 2 5 67
  S Koubek 4 3 2   N Kiefer 671 3
  A Martín 3 5 4   F Santoro 79 6 6
  G Raoux 6 7 6   G Raoux 4 6 2 6 3
Q   D Caldwell 2 4 4   F Santoro 6 1 6 4 6
  F Santoro 6 6 6   F Santoro 2 3 5
  D Nestor 6 656 711   T Haas 6 6 7
Q   V Voltchkov 3 77 1 69   D Nestor 7 6 6
  T Muster 6 3 3 3   S Schalken 5 1 0
  S Schalken 2 6 6 6   D Nestor 5 6 3 4
  T Haas 77 6 7   T Haas 7 4 6 6
  M Kohlmann 652 5   T Haas 4 6 6 6
WC   L Hewitt 6 6 6 WC   L Hewitt 6 4 3 4
13   C Pioline 3 1 1

Section 4Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
12   A Costa 4 6 4 4
  M Damm 6 4 6 6   M Damm 4 6 636 6
  J Siemerink 4 6 2 3   S Sargsian 6 3 77 4 3
  S Sargsian 6 3 6 6   M Damm 3 4 4
  R Delgado 77 3 2 0   V Spadea 6 6 6
  V Spadea 656 6 6   V Spadea 6 6 6
  F Squillari 711 6 6   F Squillari 3 4 4
Q   L Burgsmüller 694 4   V Spadea 6 7 636
  S Campbell 6 3 4 4 5   A Agassi 1 5 77 3
  A Clément 4 6 6 6   A Clément 6 77 0 3 3
  J Novák 6 6 6   J Novák 3 616 6 6
  F Clavet 3 4 3   J Novák 3 2 1
  S Doseděl 6 6 6 5   A Agassi 6 6 6
  D Pescariu 4 3 3   S Doseděl 652 0
  H Gumy 0 3 0 5   A Agassi 77 6 6
5   A Agassi 6 6 6

Bottom halfEdit

Section 5Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
6   T Henman 6 6 6
  K Alami 3 2 1 6   T Henman 4 7 4 6 6
  G Cañas 6 643 3 WC   S Stolle 6 5 6 1 4
WC   S Stolle 2 77 6 6 6   T Henman 653 5
  T Woodbridge 4 2 4   M Rosset 77 6 7
  M Rosset 6 6 6   M Rosset 6777 6 6
WC   W Arthurs 6 6 625 6   J Knippschild 79 621 3
  J Knippschild 3 4 77 7 8   M Rosset 6 6 6
WC   M Tebbutt 2 4 2   B Ulihrach 3 4 2
  P Haarhuis 6 6 6   P Haarhuis 1 6 6 4 0
  J Tarango 656 636 4   J Tarango 6 3 4 6 6
  A Berasategui 77 3 77 4 1r   J Tarango 6 3 2 3
  B Ulihrach 6 7 2 4 6   B Ulihrach 1 6 6 6
  S Grosjean 3 5 6 6 3   B Ulihrach 77 4 636 6
Q   A Cherkasov 6 6 6 Q   A Cherkasov 656 77 4 4
LL   B Karbacher 2 1 1

Section 6Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
14   M Philippoussis 6 6 6
  G Grant 3 4 3 14   M Philippoussis 77 2 6 5 7
  M Chang 79 6 6   M Chang 616 3 7 5
  B Steven 673 3 14   M Philippoussis 3 6 6 6
  JA Marín 1 6165   J Krošlák 6 3 4 1
  J Krošlák 6 77 77   J Krošlák 3 4 77 6 6
  M Puerta 6 5 6 6   M Puerta 6 6 644 1
Q   M Carlsson 0 7 1 4 14   M Philippoussis 2 4 77 6 2
WC   T Mitchell 6 2 2   T Enqvist 6 6 634 6
  B Black 7 6 6   B Black 66620
  T Enqvist 6 77 6   T Enqvist 78 77 6
  JM Gambill 3 654   T Enqvist 6 4 6 6
WC   M Draper 644 4 3   P Rafter 4 6 4 4
  M Woodforde 77 6 6   M Woodforde 2 4 4
  O Gross 2 4 3 3   P Rafter 6 6 6
3   P Rafter 6 6 6

Section 7Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
7   K Kučera 6 77 6
  F Vicente 2 643 7   K Kučera 7 6 6
  L Paes 4 4 1   D Sanguinetti 5 1 4
  D Sanguinetti 6 6 6 7   K Kučera 6 6 6
  M Safin 6 77 77   M Safin 2 3 2
  D Prinosil 2 6463   M Safin 6 5 4 6 6
Q   M Ondruska 4 3 3   G Kuerten 3 7 6 3 4
  G Kuerten 6 6 6 7   K Kučera 6 6 7
  W Ferreira 77 6 6   W Ferreira 3 1 5
Q   M Hipfl 641 2   W Ferreira 6 2 6 6
  D Hrbatý 4 6 6 633   D Vacek 4 6 3 1
  D Vacek 6 1 2 77 6   W Ferreira 61656 6 6
WC   J Sirianni 6 4 3 6 2 9   R Krajicek 77 77 4 2 3
  M Zabaleta 3 6 6 4 6   M Zabaleta 3 2 5
  H Arazi 77 2 4 2 9   R Krajicek 6 6 7
9   R Krajicek 646 6 6

Section 8Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
16   T Johansson 3 6 6 640
  N Lapentti 6 3 3 77 6   N Lapentti 77 3 2 6 6
  J van Lottum 4 7 6 2 5   M Norman 646 6 3 4
  M Norman 6 5 2 6 7   N Lapentti 4 711 2 6 6
  M Tillström 5 77 6 6   M Tillström 6 696 4 2
  L Tieleman 7 653 4   M Tillström 6 6 6
  J Gimelstob 6 77 6   J Gimelstob 3 4 1
Q   R Schüttler 2 641   N Lapentti 6 6 4 6
Q   E Kempes 2 3 6 3   A Ilie 4 2 6 2
  A Ilie 6 6 3 6   A Ilie 4 77 6 6
  J Golmard 6 77 6   J Golmard 6 634 4
Q   P Luxa 2 644   A Ilie 6 6 6
  L Arnold Ker 5 6 4 2   C Ruud 2 2 4
  C Ruud 7 3 6 6   C Ruud 3 6 6 6
WC   T Suzuki 3 6 6 652 2   À Corretja 6 3 4 4
2   À Corretja 6 4 3 77 6

External linksEdit

Preceded by
1998 US Open – Men's Singles
Grand Slam men's singles Succeeded by
1999 French Open – Men's Singles