1999 French Open

The 1999 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 24 May until 6 June. It was the 103rd staging of the French Open, and the second Grand Slam tennis event of 1999.

1999 French Open
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Date24 May – 6 June
Edition103rd
CategoryGrand Slam (ITF)
SurfaceClay
LocationParis (XVIe), France
VenueStade Roland Garros
Champions
Men's Singles
United States Andre Agassi
Women's Singles
Germany Steffi Graf
Men's Doubles
India Mahesh Bhupathi / India Leander Paes
Women's Doubles
United States Serena Williams / United States Venus Williams
Mixed Doubles
South Africa Piet Norval / Slovenia Katarina Srebotnik
Boys' Singles
Argentina Guillermo Coria
Girls' Singles
Spain Lourdes Domínguez Lino
Boys' Doubles
Georgia (country) Irakli Labadze / Croatia Lovro Zovko
Girls' Doubles
Italy Flavia Pennetta / Italy Roberta Vinci
← 1998 · French Open · 2000 →

SeniorsEdit

Men's singlesEdit

  Andre Agassi[1] defeated   Andrei Medvedev, 1–6, 2–6, 6–4, 6–3, 6–4

• It was Agassi's 4th career Grand Slam singles title and his 1st and only title at the French Open.

Women's singlesEdit

  Steffi Graf defeated   Martina Hingis, 4–6, 7–5, 6–2

• It was Graf's 22nd and last career Grand Slam singles title and her 6th title at the French Open.

Men's doublesEdit

  Mahesh Bhupathi /   Leander Paes defeated   Goran Ivanišević /   Jeff Tarango, 6–2, 7–5

• It was Bhupathi's 1st career Grand Slam doubles title.
• It was Paes' 1st career Grand Slam doubles title.

Women's doublesEdit

  Serena Williams /   Venus Williams defeated   Martina Hingis /   Anna Kournikova, 6–3, 6–7(2–7), 8–6

• It was S. Williams' 1st career Grand Slam doubles title.
• It was V. Williams' 1st career Grand Slam doubles title.

Mixed doublesEdit

  Katarina Srebotnik /   Piet Norval defeated   Larisa Neiland /   Rick Leach, 6–3, 3–6, 6–3

• It was Srebotnik's 1st career Grand Slam mixed doubles title.
• It was Norval's 1st and only career Grand Slam mixed doubles title.

JuniorsEdit

Boys' singlesEdit

  Guillermo Coria[2] def.   David Nalbandian, 6–4, 6–3

Girls' singlesEdit

  Lourdes Domínguez Lino defeated   Stéphanie Foretz, 6–4, 6–4

Boys' doublesEdit

  Irakli Labadze /   Lovro Zovko defeated   Kristian Pless /   Olivier Rochus, 6–1, 7–6

Girls' doublesEdit

  Flavia Pennetta /   Roberta Vinci defeated   Mia Buric /   Kim Clijsters, 7–5, 5–7, 6–4

Singles playersEdit

Men's SinglesEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Agassi became only the fifth male player in history to complete a Career Slam, and the first to ever win all four Grand Slam tournaments on different surfaces.
  2. ^ Coria reached the 2004 Men's Singles final, but lost to Gastón Gaudio.

External linksEdit

Preceded by
1999 Australian Open
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1999 Wimbledon Championships