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1999 French Open – Men's Singles

Andre Agassi won in the final, 1–6, 2–6, 6–4, 6–3, 6–4, against former world No. 4 Andriy Medvedev to capture the Men's Singles tennis title at the 1999 French Open. With this win, Agassi became the second man, after Rod Laver, to complete a career Grand Slam in the Open Era. He also achieved a career Super Slam, the only men's singles player to do so. Carlos Moyà was the defending champion, but lost in the fourth round to Agassi.

Men's Singles
1999 French Open
ChampionUnited States Andre Agassi
Runner-upUkraine Andriy Medvedev
Final score1–6, 2–6, 6–4, 6–3, 6–4
Details
Seeds16
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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This tournament was also the first Grand Slam tournament in which future 20-time Grand Slam champion and World No. 1 Roger Federer and future French Open champion Gaston Gaudio competed in the main draw; they lost to Patrick Rafter and Àlex Corretja in the first round and third round, respectively.

SeedsEdit

  1.   Yevgeny Kafelnikov (Second round)
  2.   Pete Sampras (Second round)
  3.   Patrick Rafter (Third round)
  4.   Carlos Moyà (Fourth round)
  5.   Richard Krajicek (Second round)
  6.   Àlex Corretja (Quarterfinals)
  7.   Tim Henman (Third round)
  8.   Gustavo Kuerten (Quarterfinals)
  9.   Marcelo Ríos (Quarterfinals)
  10.   Mark Philippoussis (First round)
  11.   Karol Kučera (First round)
  12.   Greg Rusedski (Fourth round)
  13.   Andre Agassi (Champion)
  14.   Félix Mantilla (Fourth round)
  15.   Goran Ivanišević (First round)
  16.   Thomas Enqvist (Second round)

Qualifying drawEdit

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                     
    Dominik Hrbatý 7 6 666
9   Marcelo Ríos 642 7 3
    Dominik Hrbatý 4 666 4
13   Andre Agassi 6 7 3 6
13   Andre Agassi 6 6 6
Q   Marcelo Filippini 2 2 0
13   Andre Agassi 1 2 6 6 6
    Andriy Medvedev 6 6 4 3 4
6   Àlex Corretja 2 2 0
    Fernando Meligeni 6 6 6
    Fernando Meligeni 5 6 4 66
    Andriy Medvedev 7 3 6 7
8   Gustavo Kuerten 5 4 4
    Andriy Medvedev 7 6 6

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
1   Y Kafelnikov 6 5 6 710
    M Chang 2 7 0 68 1   Y Kafelnikov 4 1 4
WC   J Boutter 7 4 5 5     D Hrbatý 6 6 6
    D Hrbatý 5 6 7 7     D Hrbatý 3 7 6 4 6
    A Ilie 4 6 7 3 6     A Ilie 6 5 2 6 2
    J Björkman 6 3 5 6 3     A Ilie 7 4 2 6 6
    L Hewitt 6 4 4 6 4     M Rodríguez 5 6 6 3 4
    M Rodríguez 4 6 6 4 6     D Hrbatý 6 3 77 6
    J Knippschild 6 6 6     M Safin 4 6 653
WC   L Roux 4 3 0     J Knippschild 3 3r
    J Krošlák 2 6 3 6 2     M Safin 6 4
    M Safin 6 4 6 3 6     M Safin 77 3 6 6
Q   Á Calatrava 1 3 5     H Arazi 656 4 3
    J Courier 6 6 7     J Courier 6 3 4 1
    H Arazi 6 1 6 6     H Arazi 2 6 6 6
15   G Ivanišević 4 6 3 1

Section 2Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
9   M Ríos 6 6 7
Q   A Pretzsch 3 2 5 9   M Ríos 6 6 7
WC   A Boetsch 6 6 6 WC   A Boetsch 2 3 5
Q   R Sabău 0 1 1 9   M Ríos 7 6 7
    D Vacek 4 3 6 4     A Costa 5 4 5
Q   A Calleri 6 6 4 6 Q   A Calleri 3 4 3
    M Gustafsson 3 6 5 65     A Costa 6 6 6
    A Costa 6 4 7 7 9   M Ríos 3 3 6 6 6
    A Berasategui 6 6 4 6     A Berasategui 6 6 3 4 3
    W Black 0 3 6 2     A Berasategui 4 6 6 6
WC   S Huet 2 7 6 6 WC   S Huet 6 4 2 4
    H Dreekmann 6 5 3 3     A Berasategui 4 4 6 7 6
    J Novák 6 6 6 7   T Henman 6 6 4 5 4
    D Nestor 2 2 2     J Novák 7 1 5 2
    K Alami 4 6 6 3 4 7   T Henman 5 6 7 6
7   T Henman 6 3 4 6 6

Section 3Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
4   C Moyà 3 1 6 6 6
    M Hipfl 6 6 4 2 4 4   C Moyà 656 6 6
    A Martín 621 6 3     P Korda 7 4 3 1
    P Korda 7 6 4 6 4   C Moyà 6 7 2 6
    W Ferreira 3 6 6 6     S Sargsian 3 636 3
LL   K Carlsen 6 3 3 2     W Ferreira 7 2 2 65
WC   J-R Lisnard 7 4 2 2     S Sargsian 646 6 7
    S Sargsian 646 6 6 4   C Moyà 6 5 5 1
    N Lapentti 2 6 6 7 13   A Agassi 4 7 7 6
    T Muster 6 1 2 64     N Lapentti 62655
    C Woodruff 6 6 647     C Woodruff 7 7 7
Q   D Moyano 2 3 7 5     C Woodruff 4 4 3
    A Clément 3 3 7 6 6 13   A Agassi 6 6 6
    C Pioline 6 6 684 3     A Clément 2 6 6 5 0
    F Squillari 6 5 5 3 13   A Agassi 6 4 2 7 6
13   A Agassi 3 7 7 6

Section 4Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
12   G Rusedski 6 6 646
    D Prinosil 4 4 7 4 12   G Rusedski 6 4 6 6
WC   A Dupuis 3 6 1 3     R Fromberg 4 6 2 3
    R Fromberg 6 3 6 6 12   G Rusedski 6 7 6
    D Sanguinetti 6 6 3 6     D Sanguinetti 2 672
    J van Lottum 4 2 6 3     D Sanguinetti 657 6 7
    A Pavel 7 2 1 r     H Gumy 7 5 4 64
    H Gumy 636 3 12   G Rusedski 683 4
Q   M Filippini 6 6 6 Q   M Filippini 7 6 6
    L Tieleman 4 1 4 Q   M Filippini 6 6 6
    N Kiefer 5 4 2     M Damm 4 4 4
    M Damm 7 6 6 Q   M Filippini 6 6 6
    M Woodforde 653 5     V Spadea 2 4 4
    V Spadea 7 6 7     V Spadea 6 6 6
    J-M Gambill 643 2 5   R Krajicek 1 2 4
5   R Krajicek 7 6 6

Bottom halfEdit

Section 5Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
6   À Corretja 7 6 6
Q   G Puentes 644 2 6   À Corretja 6 6 3 646
    J Tarango 7 2 3 3     F Vicente 3 4 6 7 2
    F Vicente 5 6 6 6 6   À Corretja 6 6 6
    M Norman 656 2 4 Q   G Gaudio 4 3 3
    B Karbacher 7 4 6 6     B Karbacher 7 6 3 1 4
    O Gross 1 0 r Q   G Gaudio 634 6 6 6
Q   G Gaudio 6 2 6   À Corretja 6 6 7
    G Raoux 0 4 5     S Koubek 2 3 5
    S Koubek 6 6 7     S Koubek 6 7 656
Q   Á López Morón 6 6 4 6 Q   Á López Morón 2 637 4
    T Woodbridge 0 3 6 2     S Koubek 6 6 6
    F Santoro 3 4 6 7 1     S Grosjean 3 4 4
    S Grosjean 6 6 3 5 6     S Grosjean 6 2 7 6
    M Larsson 6 6 6     M Larsson 4 6 634
11   K Kučera 2 3 2

Section 6Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
14   F Mantilla 4 6 6 6
WC   R Gilbert 6 4 3 4 14   F Mantilla 7 6 6
    M Puerta 6 7 6     M Puerta 5 4 4
    G Pozzi 2 604 14   F Mantilla 7 6 6
    M Rosset 66641     T Haas 631 4
    T Haas 7 7 6     T Haas 6 6 6
Q   M Navarra 3 6 7 7 Q   M Navarra 1 3 1
    S Draper 6 1 6665 14   F Mantilla 1 7 5 61
    F Meligeni 6 6 6     F Meligeni 6 5 7 7
    J Gimelstob 3 3 3     F Meligeni 656 4 6 6
LL   X Malisse 2 0 4     Y El Aynaoui 7 3 6 3 3
    Y El Aynaoui 6 6 6     F Meligeni 6 6 3 6
Q   P Luxa 4 3 1 3   P Rafter 4 2 6 3
    N Escudé 6 6 6     N Escudé 5 0 6 4
WC   R Federer 7 3 0 2 3   P Rafter 7 6 2 6
3   P Rafter 5 6 6 6

Section 7Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
8   G Kuerten 6 6 6
    G Blanco 4 4 3 8   G Kuerten 6 6 3 6
    G Cañas 7 4 6 6     G Cañas 2 3 6 2
    J Siemerink 626 2 4 8   G Kuerten 6 6 6
    S Schalken 6 6 4 6     S Schalken 2 4 3
    P Haarhuis 2 3 6 3     S Schalken 4 6 636 6
    F Clavet 6 7 6     F Clavet 6 3 7 3 4
Q   J Alonso 3 654 8   G Kuerten 6 6 6
    A Gaudenzi 6 6 4 6     B Ulihrach 4 4 2
    R Schüttler 4 2 6 3     A Gaudenzi 1 6 6 6
LL   V Voltchkov 2 4 2 Q   M Hantschk 6 3 4 3
Q   M Hantschk 6 6 6     A Gaudenzi 3 5 4
    B Ulihrach 6 6 6     B Ulihrach 6 7 6
    R Delgado 1 3 3     B Ulihrach 3 7 6 5 6
    J Stoltenberg 7 6 6     J Stoltenberg 6 653 7 3
10   M Philippoussis 644 1

Section 8Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
16   T Enqvist 4 6 6 6
Q   H Moretti 6 0 4 2 16   T Enqvist 654 3
    C Costa 3 4 4     C Ruud 7 6 6
    C Ruud 6 6 6     C Ruud 6 1 2 3
    A di Pasquale 6 6 636     A di Pasquale 3 6 6 6
Q   C Rochus 2 2 7 4     A di Pasquale 4 637 6 6
Q   M Mirnyi 6 7 6 Q   M Mirnyi 6 7 5 3 3
    M Zabaleta 1 642     A di Pasquale 65631
    B Black 4 3 6 6 6     A Medvedev 7 7 6
    A Voinea 6 6 3 2 4     B Black 6 6 6
    C Mamiit 2 2 4     A Portas 2 3 2
    A Portas 6 6 6     B Black 1 2 6 1
    D Pescariu 3 1 1     A Medvedev 6 6 3 6
    A Medvedev 6 6 6     A Medvedev 7 1 6 6
    JA Marín 7 4 5 7 4 2   P Sampras 5 6 4 3
2   P Sampras 656 7 696

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