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2001 French Open – Men's Singles

Gustavo Kuerten successfully defended his title in defeating Àlex Corretja in the final 6–7(3–7), 7–5, 6–2, 6–0 to win the Men's Singles tennis title at the 2001 French Open.

Men's Singles
2001 French Open
ChampionBrazil Gustavo Kuerten
Runner-upSpain Àlex Corretja
Final score6–7(3–7), 7–5, 6–2, 6–0
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 is notably the first time future world No. 1 Roger Federer reached the quarterfinals at the Grand Slam tournament for the first time in his career.

This is the last Grand Slam tournament to date to feature only 16 seeds.

SeedsEdit

01.     Gustavo Kuerten (Champion)
02.     Marat Safin (Third round)
03.     Andre Agassi (Quarterfinals)
04.     Juan Carlos Ferrero (Semifinals)
05.     Pete Sampras (Second round)
06.     Lleyton Hewitt (Quarterfinals)
07.     Yevgeny Kafelnikov (Quarterfinals)
08.     Patrick Rafter (First round)
09.     Magnus Norman (First round)
10.     Sébastien Grosjean (Semifinals)
11.     Tim Henman (Third round)
12.     Arnaud Clément (First round)
13.     Àlex Corretja (Final)
14.     Thomas Enqvist (Fourth round)
15.     Jan-Michael Gambill (First round)
16.     Franco Squillari (Fourth round)

Click on the seed number of a player to go to their draw section.

QualifyingEdit

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                     
1   Gustavo Kuerten 6 3 77 6
7   Yevgeny Kafelnikov 1 6 634
1   Gustavo Kuerten 6 6 6
4   Juan Carlos Ferrero 4 4 3
4   Juan Carlos Ferrero 6 6 6
6   Lleyton Hewitt 4 2 1
1   Gustavo Kuerten 637 6 6
13   Àlex Corretja 77 5 2 0
10   Sébastien Grosjean 1 6 6 6
3   Andre Agassi 6 1 1 3
10   Sébastien Grosjean 624 4
13   Àlex Corretja 77 6 6
    Roger Federer 5 4 5
13   Àlex Corretja 7 6 7

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
1   G Kuerten 6 7 6
    G Coria 1 5 4 1   G Kuerten 6 6 6
Q   J van Lottum 3 0 4     A Calleri 4 4 4
    A Calleri 6 6 6 1   G Kuerten 6 6377 6
    K Alami 656 646 6     K Alami 3 77 652
    D Sanguinetti 77 1 77 4 1     K Alami 6 0
    B Black 1 1 4     H Levy 4 0r
    H Levy 6 6 6 1   G Kuerten 3 4 77 6 6
WC   M Llodra 6 77 2 4 3 Q   M Russell 6 6 633 1
    S Bruguera 3 646 6 6     S Bruguera 6 7 3 0r
Q   M Russell 6 6 6 Q   M Russell 4 5 6 0
WC   N Mahut 2 3 2 Q   M Russell 3 6 6 1 6
    X Malisse 6 6 6     X Malisse 6 4 1 6 4
    N Massú 3 1 1     X Malisse 4
Q   K Pless 4 6 6 7 Q   K Pless 0r
15   J-M Gambill 6 2 4 5

Section 2Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
12   A Clément 636 656 7
    M Puerta 77 3 77 1 9     M Puerta 6 3 3 3
    F Mantilla 6 1 3 3     B Ulihrach 2 6 6 6
    B Ulihrach 3 6 6 6     B Ulihrach 2 2 2
    T Robredo 7 7 711     T Robredo 6 6 6
    R Sluiter 5 5 69     T Robredo 6 6 6
    V Voltchkov 79 5 77 5 2 WC   J-R Lisnard 3 3 0
WC   J-R Lisnard 677 607 6     T Robredo 3 4 6 4
    D Hrbatý 77 5 77 2 8 7   Y Kafelnikov 6 6 1 6
    G Gaudio 657 616 6     D Hrbatý 6 4 4 4
    M Rosset 2 6 3 4     O Rochus 2 6 6 6
    O Rochus 6 2 6 6     O Rochus 614 3
    T Martin 3 666 1 7   Y Kafelnikov 77 6 6
LL   C Mamiit 6 78 2 6 LL   C Mamiit 636 3 62
LL   F Luzzi 3 3 4 7   Y Kafelnikov 77 3 6 77
7   Y Kafelnikov 6 6 6

Section 3Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
4   JC Ferrero 6 6 6
    S Koubek 2 2 3 4   JC Ferrero 6 6 6
    I Ljubičić 6 6 5 678 Q   M Ondruska 2 2 0
Q   M Ondruska 2 2 7 79 10 4   JC Ferrero 6 626 6
Q   J Díaz 3 78 6 6 Q   J Díaz 1 77 1 2
    M Youzhny 6 661 1 Q   J Díaz 3 7 6 6
WC   C Saulnier 6 2 6 5 4 Q   F González 6 5 3 4
Q   F González 2 6 1 7 6 4   JC Ferrero 6 6 6
    A di Pasquale 6 77 4 0 4 14   T Enqvist 2 4 2
    J Novák 1 656 6 6     J Novák 2 6 6 7
    C Pioline 2 6 77 77     C Pioline 6 4 2 5
    A Pavel 6 4 6164     J Novák 2 3 77 6 6
    M Gustafsson 3 2 3 14   T Enqvist 6 6 652 8
    J Acasuso 6 6 6     J Acasuso 6 3 4 5
    A Ilie 4 1 6 3 14   T Enqvist 4 6 6 7
14   T Enqvist 6 6 2 6

Section 4Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
11   T Henman 6 6 5 6
Q   T Behrend 1 4 7 0 11   T Henman 6 6 6
    S Schalken 6 6 6     S Schalken 4 2 2
    P Goldstein 1 3 2 11   T Henman 6 4 4 6 5
    J Vaněk 6 655 3     G Cañas 4 6 6 3 7
    A Martín 4 77 7 6     A Martín 2 6 2 6 4
    G Cañas 6 6 6     G Cañas 6 4 6 2 6
    C Rochus 4 3 1     G Cañas 6 77 2 3 3
    A Roddick 6 6 6 6   L Hewitt 3 636 6 6
WC   S Draper 2 4 4     A Roddick 5 6 6 657
    A Popp 3 3 1     M Chang 7 3 4 77 5
    M Chang 6 6 6     A Roddick 78 4 2r
    J Björkman 3 2 3 6   L Hewitt 666 2
Q   N Davydenko 6 6 6 Q   N Davydenko 0 1 3
WC   P-H Mathieu 626 3 2 6   L Hewitt 6 6 6
6   L Hewitt 77 4 6 6

Bottom halfEdit

Section 5Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
5   P Sampras 6 4 6 3 8
Q   C Kauffmann 3 6 2 6 6 5   P Sampras 643 2
    R Schüttler 6 614 68     G Blanco 77 6 6
    G Blanco 1 77 6 710     G Blanco 7 6 6
    D Prinosil 7 2 4 5     L Burgsmüller 5 2 3
    L Burgsmüller 5 6 6 7     L Burgsmüller 7 6 7
    Y El Aynaoui 646 6 646     Y El Aynaoui 5 4 5
    A Medvedev 77 0 2 77 3     G Blanco 3 4 1
    A Dupuis 2 6 6 77 10   S Grosjean 6 6 6
    N Escudé 6 0 3 62     A Dupuis 6 6 6
    T Haas 6 6 6     T Haas 4 0 3
    J Golmard 0 1 1     A Dupuis 4 6 6 4 2
WC   N Thomann 666 77 2 4 10   S Grosjean 6 2 3 6 6
Q   JF Andersen 78 0 656 6 Q   JF Andersen 2 2 2
    M Tabara 3 6 3 63 10   S Grosjean 6 6 6
10   S Grosjean 6 3 6 77

Section 6Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
16   F Squillari 6 6 6
    J Siemerink 4 2 1 16   F Squillari 2 6 6 6
Q   JA Marín 6 5 1 6 3     A Vinciguerra 6 3 3 1
    A Vinciguerra 3 7 6 2 6 16   F Squillari 6 6 5 6
PR   M Damm 6 3 3 4 Q   A Montañés 3 3 7 3
    A Stoliarov 3 6 6 6     A Stoliarov 2 3 2
    C Woodruff 1 4 4 Q   A Montañés 6 6 6
Q   A Montañés 6 6 6 16   F Squillari 6 2 4 6 0
    S Doseděl 631 1 3   A Agassi 4 6 6 1 6
    N Lapentti 77 6 6     N Lapentti 0 1 3
    M Kratochvil 1 2r     F Meligeni 6 6 6
    F Meligeni 6 3     F Meligeni 3 6 1 3
    A Costa 2 7 77 4 5 3   A Agassi 6 2 6 6
    J Boutter 6 5 656 7     J Boutter 3 2 2
    T Johansson 2 3 65 3   A Agassi 6 6 6
3   A Agassi 6 6 77

Section 7Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
8   P Rafter 6 6 3 651
    W Arthurs 4 2 6 77 6     W Arthurs 77 6 6
    J Balcells 6 1 4 6 8     J Balcells 644 4
    N Kiefer 2 6 6 3 6     W Arthurs 77 6577 77
    W Ferreira 6 4 6 4 1 WC   N Coutelot 6577 6564
    M Ríos 3 6 3 6 6     M Ríos 3 4 4
    G Pozzi 3 3 5 WC   N Coutelot 6 6 6
WC   N Coutelot 6 6 7     W Arthurs 6 3 4 2
Q   S Galvani 3 3 3     R Federer 3 6 6 6
    R Federer 6 6 6     R Federer 4 3 6 6 9
    S Sargsian 6 3     S Sargsian 6 6 2 4 7
Q   C Ruud 1 1r     R Federer 6 6 1 6
    C Moyá 6 6 6     D Sánchez 4 3 6 3
Q   F López 1 4 0     C Moyá 6 1 6777 2
    D Sánchez 4 4 77 6 6     D Sánchez 1 6 77 656
9   M Norman 6 6 641 2

Section 8Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
13   À Corretja 2 77 6 4 6
    M Zabaleta 6 633 6 1 13   À Corretja 6 7 6
    J Knippschild 6 6 4 2 8     J Knippschild 3 5 3
    F Vicente 4 2 6 6 6 13   À Corretja 6 6 6
    D Elsner 4 4 6 1 PR   M Larsson 0 3 4
    H Arazi 6 6 2 6     H Arazi 4 6 6 3 4
    M Mirnyi 4 2 7 63 PR   M Larsson 6 3 2 6 6
PR   M Larsson 6 6 5 77 13   À Corretja 6 6 6
    A Portas 4 5 1     F Santoro 2 3 4
    G Rusedski 6 7 6     G Rusedski 1 77 3 5
Q   M-K Goellner 3 4 65     F Santoro 6 646 7
    F Santoro 6 6 77     F Santoro 6 6 4 0 6
    F Clavet 6 5 0 3 2   M Safin 4 4 6 6 1
    Á Calatrava 4 7 6 6     Á Calatrava 3 6 3 77 3
    M Hipfl 3 3 78 1 2   M Safin 6 3 6 646
2   M Safin 6 6 666

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