2001 French Open

The 2001 French Open was the second Grand Slam event of 2001 and the 105th edition of the French Open. It took place at the Stade Roland Garros in Paris, France, from late May through early June, 2001.

2001 French Open
Date28 May – 10 June
CategoryGrand Slam (ITF)
LocationParis (XVIe), France
VenueStade Roland Garros
Men's Singles
Brazil Gustavo Kuerten
Women's Singles
United States Jennifer Capriati
Men's Doubles
India Leander Paes / India Mahesh Bhupathi
Women's Doubles
Spain Virginia Ruano Pascual / Argentina Paola Suárez
Mixed Doubles
Spain Virginia Ruano Pascual / Spain Tomás Carbonell
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Men's SinglesEdit

  Gustavo Kuerten defeated   Àlex Corretja, 6–7(3–7), 7–5, 6–2, 6–0

  • It was Kuerten's 4th title of the year, and his 14th overall. It was his 3rd (and last) career Grand Slam title, and his 3rd French Open title.

Women's SinglesEdit

  Jennifer Capriati defeated   Kim Clijsters,[1] 1–6, 6–4, 12–10

  • It was Capriati's 3rd title of the year, and her 12th overall. It was her 2nd career Grand Slam title, and her 1st French Open title.

Men's DoublesEdit

  Leander Paes /   Mahesh Bhupathi defeated   Petr Pála /   Pavel Vízner, 7–6(7–5), 6–3

Women's DoublesEdit

  Virginia Ruano /   Paola Suárez defeated   Jelena Dokić /   Conchita Martínez, 6–2, 6–1

Mixed DoublesEdit

  Virginia Ruano /   Tomás Carbonell defeated   Paola Suárez /   Jaime Oncins, 7–5, 6–3


Boys' SinglesEdit

  Carlos Cuadrado defeated   Brian Dabul, 6-1, 6-0

Girls' SinglesEdit

  Kaia Kanepi defeated   Svetlana Kuznetsova,[2] 6-3, 1-6, 6-2

Boys' DoublesEdit

  Alejandro Falla /   Carlos Salamanca defeated   Markus Bayer /   Philipp Petzschner, 3-6, 7-5, 6-4

Girls' DoublesEdit

  Petra Cetkovská /   Renata Voráčová defeated   Neyssa Etienne /   Annette Kolb, 6-3, 3-6, 6-3


  1. ^ Clijsters became the first Belgian tennis player (male or female) to reach a Grand Slam final.
  2. ^ Kuznetsova won the 2009 Women's Singles title and reached the final in 2006.

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Preceded by
2001 Australian Open
Grand Slams Succeeded by
2001 Wimbledon Championships