1999 French Open – Men's Doubles

Jacco Eltingh and Paul Haarhuis were the defending champions, but Eltingh did not compete this year. Haarhuis competed with American Jared Palmer as the seventh seed, but they were eliminated in the second round by Javier Sánchez and Jan Siemerink.

Men's Doubles
1999 French Open
ChampionsIndia Mahesh Bhupathi
India Leander Paes
Runners-upCroatia Goran Ivanišević
United States Jeff Tarango
Final score6–2, 7–5
Events
Singles men women boys girls
Doubles men women mixed boys girls
Legends −45 45+ women
WC Singles men women
WC Doubles men women
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First seeds Mahesh Bhupathi and Leander Paes won in the final by defeating the unseeded team of Goran Ivanišević and Jeff Tarango, 6–2, 7–5.

This is the first major marks the beginning of Bryan brothers' 76-consecutive slam appearance streak, which ended with Bob Bryan's withdrawal at the 2018 French Open. Mike Bryan began his record run of 84 consecutive Grand Slam main draw appearances at this tournament. The run has been ongoing through to the 2020 Australian Open.

SeedsEdit

  1.   Mahesh Bhupathi /   Leander Paes (Champion)
  2.   Mark Knowles /   Daniel Nestor (Second Round, withdrew)
  3.   Todd Woodbridge /   Mark Woodforde (First Round)
  4.   Wayne Black /   Sandon Stolle (Third Round)
  5.   Jonas Björkman /   Patrick Rafter (Third Round)
  6.   Olivier Delaître /   Fabrice Santoro (Second Round)
  7.   Paul Haarhuis /   Jared Palmer (Second Round)
  8.   Ellis Ferreira /   Rick Leach (Quarterfinals)
  9.   David Adams /   John-Laffnie de Jager (First Round)
  10.   Jiří Novák /   David Rikl (Third Round)
  11.   Donald Johnson /   Cyril Suk (First Round)
  12.   Sébastien Lareau /   Alex O'Brien (First Round)
  13.   Patrick Galbraith /   Justin Gimelstob (First Round)
  14.   Jim Grabb /   David Macpherson (First Round)
  15.   Piet Norval /   Kevin Ullyett (Third Round)
  16.   Yevgeny Kafelnikov /   Max Mirnyi (Quarterfinals)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
               
1   Mahesh Bhupathi
  Leander Paes
7 6
8   Ellis Ferreira
  Rick Leach
5 2
1   Mahesh Bhupathi
  Leander Paes
6 6
    Nicklas Kulti
  Mikael Tillström
4 3
    Nicklas Kulti
  Mikael Tillström
6 77
    Wayne Arthurs
  Andrew Kratzmann
4 64
1   Mahesh Bhupathi
  Leander Paes
6 7
    Goran Ivanišević
  Jeff Tarango
2 5
    Goran Ivanišević
  Jeff Tarango
6 6
    David Prinosil
  Daniel Vacek
2 3
    Goran Ivanišević
  Jeff Tarango
7 6
    Pablo Albano
  Tomás Carbonell
5 4
    Pablo Albano
  Tomás Carbonell
6 3 6
16   Yevgeny Kafelnikov
  Max Mirnyi
3 6 2

Top HalfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
1   M Bhupathi
  L Paes
6 4 7
    J I Carrasco
  J Velasco, Jr.
2 6 5 1   M Bhupathi
  L Paes
6 6  
WC   J-R Lisnard
  M Llodra
4 6 7 WC   J-R Lisnard
  M Llodra
2 4  
    J Alonso
  Á López Morón
6 4 5 1   M Bhupathi
  L Paes
7 3 6
    M Kohlmann
  T Vanhoudt
4 3   15   P Norval
  K Ullyett
5 6 4
    L Bale
  G Stafford
6 6       L Bale
  G Stafford
3 4  
    J Greenhalgh
  G Silcock
3 4   15   P Norval
  K Ullyett
6 6  
15   P Norval
  K Ullyett
6 6   1   M Bhupathi
  L Paes
7 6  
10   J Novák
  D Rikl
5 6 6 9   E Ferreira
  R Leach
5 2  
    E Nicolas
  G Puentes
7 1 0 10   J Novák
  D Rikl
6 7  
    C Haggard
  D Hrbatý
5 2       B Coupe
  P Goldstein
3 5  
    B Coupe
  P Goldstein
7 6   10   J Novák
  D Rikl
5 3  
WC   A Dupuis
  O Mutis
2 62  9   E Ferreira
  R Leach
7 6  
    D Bowen
  E Ran
6 77       D Bowen
  E Ran
632  
    N Broad
  R Koenig
6564  9   E Ferreira
  R Leach
7 6  
8   E Ferreira
  R Leach
77 77  

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
3   T Woodbridge
  M Woodforde
3 7 4
    N Djordjević
  G Köves
6 5 6     N Djordjević
  G Köves
5 7 2
    D del Río
  M Rodríguez
4 6 6     D del Río
  M Rodríguez
7 5 6
    N Godwin
  M Ondruska
6 2 2     D del Río
  M Rodríguez
1 3  
    F Montana
  E Taino
4 6 4     N Kulti
  M Tillström
6 6  
    N Kulti
  M Tillström
6 2 6     N Kulti
  M Tillström
6 6  
    G Kuerten
  N Lapentti
77 6       G Kuerten
  N Lapentti
3 2  
14   J Grabb
  D Macpherson
642       N Kulti
  M Tillström
6 77  
11   D Johnson
  C Suk
5 6 2     W Arthurs
  A Kratzmann
4 64 
    M Hood
  S Prieto
7 4 6     M Hood
  S Prieto
4 6 8
WC   G Raoux
  P Vízner
3 65  WC   N Escudé
  G Forget
6 1 6
WC   N Escudé
  G Forget
6 77       M Hood
  S Prieto
2 78 5
    W Arthurs
  A Kratzmann
77 6       W Arthurs
  A Kratzmann
6 667
    P Nyborg
  P Tramacchi
643       W Arthurs
  A Kratzmann
5 6 6
WC   A Clément
  S de Chaunac
5 3   6   O Delaître
  F Santoro
7 3 4
6   O Delaître
  F Santoro
7 6  


Bottom HalfEdit

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
5   J Björkman
  P Rafter
6 6  
WC   A di Pasquale
  S Grosjean
3 1   5   J Björkman
  P Rafter
6 6  
    M Bertolini
  C Brandi
7 4 4     B Bryan
  M Bryan
4 2  
    B Bryan
  M Bryan
5 6 6 5   J Björkman
  P Rafter
4 4  
    D DiLucia
  M Keil
4 3       G Ivanišević
  J Tarango
6 6  
    B Black
  W Ferreira
6 6       B Black
  W Ferreira
2 3  
    G Ivanišević
  J Tarango
77 6       G Ivanišević
  J Tarango
6 6  
12   S Lareau
  A O'Brien
614       G Ivanišević
  J Tarango
6 6  
13   P Galbraith
  J Gimelstob
1 6 2     D Prinosil
  D Vacek
2 3  
    F Meligeni
  J Oncins
6 4 6     F Meligeni
  J Oncins
0 6 1
    D Prinosil
  D Vacek
4 7 6     D Prinosil
  D Vacek
6 4 6
    D Roditi
  M Tebbutt
6 5 2     D Prinosil
  D Vacek
3 7 13
WC   A Boetsch
  R Gilbert
5 7 2 4   W Black
  S Stolle
6 5 11
    M Merklein
  M Sell
7 5 6     M Merklein
  M Sell
3 62 
    A Martín
  P Rosner
3 1   4   W Black
  S Stolle
6 77  
4   W Black
  S Stolle
6 6  

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
7   P Haarhuis
  J Palmer
6 6  
    L Arnold Ker
  A Kitinov
1 2   7   P Haarhuis
  J Palmer
4 6 4
    A Berasategui
  F Roig
6 635     J Sánchez
  J Siemerink
6 2 6
    J Sánchez
  J Siemerink
0 77 7     J Sánchez
  J Siemerink
6 6411
    G Grant
  TJ Middleton
2 1       P Albano
  T Carbonell
2 77 9
    P Albano
  T Carbonell
6 6       P Albano
  T Carbonell
6 6  
    A Florent
  A Olhovskiy
7 7       A Florent
  A Olhovskiy
4 4  
9   D Adams
  J-L de Jager
5 5       P Albano
  T Carbonell
6 3 6
16   Y Kafelnikov
  M Mirnyi
7 6   16   Y Kafelnikov
  M Mirnyi
3 6 2
    S Humphries
  J Waite
5 3   16   Y Kafelnikov
  M Mirnyi
6 659
    M Damm
  R Štěpánek
6 3 3     D Orsanic
  M Puerta
3 77 7
    D Orsanic
  M Puerta
4 6 6 16   Y Kafelnikov
  M Mirnyi
78 6  
    M Barnard
  B Haygarth
2 1       R Reneberg
  J Stark
664  
    R Reneberg
  J Stark
6 6       R Reneberg
  J Stark
w/o    
    D Flach
  B MacPhie
3 6 5 2   M Knowles
  D Nestor
     
2   M Knowles
  D Nestor
6 3 7

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