2001 Australian Open
The 2001 Australian Open was a tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts at Melbourne Park in Melbourne in Australia. It was the 89th edition of the Australian Open and was held from 15 through 28 January 2001.
|2001 Australian Open|
|Date||15 January – 28 January|
|Category||Grand Slam (ITF)|
|Surface||Hardcourt (Rebound Ace)|
|Jonas Björkman / Todd Woodbridge|
|Serena Williams / Venus Williams|
|Corina Morariu / Ellis Ferreira|
|Ytai Abougzir / Luciano Vitullo|
|Petra Cetkovská / Barbora Strýcová|
|Men's Legends Doubles|
|John Fitzgerald / Wally Masur|
|Legends Mixed Doubles|
|Nicole Bradtke / Tony Roche|
- It was Agassi's 7th career Grand Slam title and his 3rd Australian Open title.
- It was Capriati's 1st career Grand Slam title and her 1st Australian Open title.
- It was Björkman's 3rd career Grand Slam title and his 3rd Australian Open title. It was Woodbridge's 18th career Grand Slam title and his 4th Australian Open title.
- It was Serena Williams's 7th career Grand Slam title and her 1st Australian Open title. It was Venus Williams's 8th career Grand Slam title and her 2nd Australian Open title.
- It was Morariu's 2nd and last career Grand Slam title and her only Australian Open title. It was Ferreira's 2nd and last career Grand Slam title and his 2nd Australian Open title.
- With this victory the Williams sisters completed a Career Grand Slam in women's doubles.
- "Australian Open Championship Matches". Philadelphia Daily News. 29 January 2001. p. 86.
2000 US Open (tennis)
|Grand Slams||Succeeded by|
2001 French Open