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2002 ATP Tour
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Lleyton Hewitt finished as No. 1 on the course of the year.
Details
Duration31 December 2001 – 11 November 2002
Edition33rd
Tournaments67
Achievements (singles)
Most tournament titlesAustralia Lleyton Hewitt (5)
United States Andre Agassi (5)
Most tournament finalsAustralia Lleyton Hewitt (7)
Prize money leaderAustralia Lleyton Hewitt ($4,619,386)
Points leaderAustralia Lleyton Hewitt (4,485)
Awards
Player of the yearAustralia Lleyton Hewitt
Doubles Team of the yearThe Bahamas Mark Knowles
Canada Daniel Nestor
Most improved
player of the year
Thailand Paradorn Srichaphan
Newcomer of the yearFrance Paul-Henri Mathieu
Comeback
player of the year
Netherlands Richard Krajicek
2001
2003

ScheduleEdit

The table below shows the 2002 ATP Tour schedule.

Key
Grand Slam tournaments
ATP Tennis Masters Cup
ATP Tennis Masters Series
ATP International Series Gold
ATP International Series
Team events

JanuaryEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
31 December 2001 Hopman Cup
Perth, Australia
Hopman Cup
Hard (i) – 8 teams (RR)
  Spain
2–1
  United States
Round Robin losers (Group A)
  Australia
   Switzerland
  Argentina
Round Robin losers (Group B)
  Italy
  Belgium
  France
2002 AAPT Championships
Adelaide, Australia
International Series
$357,000
Hard
  Tim Henman
6–4, 6–7(6–8), 6–3
  Mark Philippoussis   Alberto Martín
  Hicham Arazi
  Greg Rusedski
  Thomas Endqvist
  Ivan Ljubičić
  Todd Martin
  Wayne Black
  Kevin Ullyett

7–5, 6–2
  Bob Bryan
  Mike Bryan
2002 Tata Open
Chennai, India
International Series
$400,000
Hard
  Guillermo Cañas
6–4, 7–6(7–2)
  Paradorn Srichaphan   Karol Kučera
  Andrei Pavel
  Jiří Vaněk
  Fabrice Santoro
  Álex Calatrava
  Tomas Johansson
  Mahesh Bhupathi
  Leander Paes

5–7, 6–2, 7–5
  Tomáš Cibulec
  Ota Fukárek
2002 Qatar ExxonMobil Open
Doha, Qatar
International Series
$1,000,000
Hard
  Younes El Aynaoui
4–6, 6–2, 6–2
  Félix Mantilla   Rainer Schüttler
  Bohdan Ulihrach
  Yevgeny Kafelnikov
  Jiří Novák
  Fernando Vicente
  Radek Štěpánek
  Donald Johnson
  Jared Palmer

6–3, 7–6(7–5)
  Jiří Novák
  David Rikl
7 January 2002 Heineken Open
Auckland, New Zealand
International Series
$357,000
Hard
  Greg Rusedski
6–7(0–7), 6–4, 7–5
  Jérôme Golmard   Michel Kratochvil
  Jiří Novák
  Jonas Björkman
  David Nalbandian
  Félix Mantilla
  Goran Ivanišević
  Jonas Björkman
  Todd Woodbridge

7–6(7–5), 7–6(9–7)
  Martín García
  Cyril Suk
2002 Adidas International
Sydney, Australia
International Series
$381,000
Hard
  Roger Federer
6–3, 6–3
  Juan Ignacio Chela   Max Mirnyi
  Andy Roddick
  Julien Boutter
  Nicolas Escudé
  Hyung-Taik Lee
  Marcelo Ríos
  Donald Johnson
  Jared Palmer

6–4, 6–4
  Joshua Eagle
  Sandon Stolle
14 January
21 January
2002 Australian Open
Melbourne, Australia
Grand Slam
$4,290,000
Hard
  Thomas Johansson
3–6, 6–4, 6–4, 7–6(7–4)
  Marat Safin   Tommy Haas
  Jiří Novák
  Marcelo Ríos
  Wayne Ferreira
  Stefan Koubek
  Jonas Björkman
  Mark Knowles
  Daniel Nestor

7–6(7–4), 6–3
  Michaël Llodra
  Santoro
  Kevin Ullyett
  Daniela Hantuchová

6–3, 6–2
  Gastón Etlis
  Paola Suárez
28 January 2002 Milan Indoor
Milan, Italy
International Series
$381,000
Carpet (indoor)
  Davide Sanguinetti
7–6(7–2), 4–6, 6–1
  Roger Federer   Nicolas Escudé
  Greg Rusedski
  Younes El Aynaoui
  Max Mirnyi
  Sjeng Schalken
  Sargis Sargsian
  Karsten Braasch
  Andrei Olhovskiy

3–6, 7–6(7–5), 12–10
  Julien Boutter
  Max Mirnyi

FebruaryEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
4 February Davis Cup by BNP Paribas First Round
Metz, France – Hard (i)
Ostrava, Czech Republic – Carpet (i)
Zaragoza, Spain – Clay (i)
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA – Hard (i)
Moscow, Russia – Clay (i)
Birmingham, Great Britain – Carpet (i)
Zagreb, Croatia – Carpet (i)
Buenos Aires, Argentina – Clay
First Round winners
  France 3–2
  Czech Republic 4–1
  Spain 3–2
  United States 5–0
  Russia 3–2
  Sweden 3–2
  Croatia 4–1
  Argentina 5–0
First Round losers
  Netherlands
  Brazil
  Morocco
  Slovakia
   Switzerland
  Great Britain
  Germany
  Australia
11 February 2002 Copenhagen Open
Copenhagen, Denmark
International Series
$381,000
Hard (indoor)
  Lars Burgsmüller
6–3, 6–3
  Olivier Rochus   Magnus Larsson
  Davide Sanguinetti
  Jiří Novák
  Cecil Mamiit
  Christophe Rochus
  Rainer Schüttler
  Julian Knowle
  Michael Kohlmann

7–6(10–8), 7–5
  Jiří Novák
  Radek Štěpánek
2002 Open 13
Marseille, France
International Series
$451,000
Hard (indoor)
  Thomas Enqvist
6–7(4–7), 6–3, 6–1
  Nicolas Escudé   Cédric Pioline
  Yevgeny Kafelnikov
  Juan Carlos Ferrero
  Greg Rusedski
  Sébastien Grosjean
  Marc Rosset
  Arnaud Clément
  Nicolas Escudé

6–4, 6–3
  Julien Boutter
  Max Mirnyi
2002 Bell South Open
Viña del Mar, Chile
International Series
$381,000
Clay
  Fernando González
6–3, 6–7(5–7), 7–6(7–4)
  Nicolás Lapentti   Nicolás Massú
  Nicolas Coutelot
  Flávio Saretta
  Albert Montañés
  Markus Hipfl
  José Acasuso
  Gastón Etlis
  Martín Rodríguez

6–3, 6–4
  Lucas Arnold Ker
  Luis Lobo
18 February 2002 Copa AT&T
Buenos Aires, Argentina
International Series
$425,000
Clay
  Nicolás Massú
2–6, 7–6(7–5), 6–2
  Agustín Calleri   Juan Ignacio Chela
  Feliciano López
  Mariano Zabaleta
  Franco Squillari
  José Acasuso
  David Nalbandian
  Gastón Etlis
  Martín Rodríguez

3–6, 6–3, 10–4
  Simon Aspelin
  Mark Kratzmann
2002 Kroger St. Jude
Memphis, USA
International Series Gold
$725,000
Hard (indoor)
  Andy Roddick
6–4, 3–6, 7–5
  James Blake   Jan-Michael Gambill
  Xavier Malisse
  Tommy Haas
  Rainer Schüttler
  Todd Martin
  Sargis Sargsian
  Brian MacPhie
  Nenad Zimonjić

6–3, 3–6, 10–4
  Bob Bryan
  Mike Bryan
2002 ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament
Rotterdam, Netherlands
International Series Gold
$713,000
Hard (indoor)
  Nicolas Escudé
3–6, 7–6(9–7), 6–4
  Tim Henman   Sébastien Grosjean
  Ivan Ljubičić
  Roger Federer
  Arnaud Clément
  Bohdan Ulihrach
  Ivo Heuberger
  Roger Federer
  Max Mirnyi

4–6, 6–3, 10–4
  Mark Knowles
  Daniel Nestor
25 February 2002 Abierto Mexicano Pegaso
Acapulco, Mexico
International Series Gold
$725,200
Clay
  Carlos Moyà
7–6(7–4), 7–6(7–4)
  Fernando Meligeni   Albert Montañés
  Juan Ignacio Chela
  Fernando Vicente
  Mariano Zabaleta
  David Sánchez
  Francisco Clavet
  Bob Bryan
  Mike Bryan

6–1, 3–6, 10–2
  Martin Damm
  David Rikl
2002 Dubai Tennis Championships
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
International Series Gold
$925,000
Hard
  Fabrice Santoro
6–4, 3–6, 6–3
  Younes El Aynaoui   Thomas Johansson
  Jiří Novák
  Rainer Schüttler
  Tim Henman
  Ivan Ljubičić
  Yevgeny Kafelnikov
  Mark Knowles
  Daniel Nestor

3–6, 6–3, 13–11
  Joshua Eagle
  Sandon Stolle
2002 Siebel Open
San Jose, USA
International Series
$400,000
Hard
  Lleyton Hewitt
4–6, 7–6(8–6), 7–6(7–4)
  Andre Agassi   Jan-Michael Gambill
  Andy Roddick
  Todd Martin
  Wayne Arthurs
  James Blake
  Wayne Ferreira
  Wayne Black
  Kevin Ullyett

6–3, 4–6, 10–5
  John-Laffnie de Jager
  Robbie Koenig

MarchEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
4 March 2002 International Tennis Championships
Delray Beach, USA
International Series
$400,000
Hard
  Davide Sanguinetti
6–4, 4–6, 6–4
  Andy Roddick   Antony Dupuis
  Jan-Michael Gambill
  Michaël Llodra
  Feliciano López
  Paradorn Srichaphan
  André Sá
  Martin Damm
  Cyril Suk

6–4, 6–7(5–7), 10–5
  David Adams
  Ben Ellwood
2002 Franklin Templeton Tennis Classic
Scottsdale, USA
International Series
$400,000
Hard
  Andre Agassi
6–2, 7–6(7–2)
  Juan Balcells   Xavier Malisse
  Rainer Schüttler
  Juan Ignacio Chela
  Wayne Ferreira
  Noam Okun
  Carlos Moyà
  Bob Bryan
  Mike Bryan

7–5, 7–6(8–6)
  Mark Knowles
  Daniel Nestor
11 March 2002 Pacific Life Open
Indian Wells, USA
Masters Series
$2,950,000
Hard
  Lleyton Hewitt
6–1, 6–2
  Tim Henman   Pete Sampras
  Todd Martin
  Thomas Enqvist
  Rainer Schüttler
  Gastón Gaudio
  Yevgeny Kafelnikov
  Mark Knowles
  Daniel Nestor

6–4, 6–4
  Roger Federer
  Max Mirnyi
18 March
25 March
2002 NASDAQ-100 Open
Miami, USA
Masters Series
$3,575,000
Hard
  Andre Agassi
6–3, 6–3, 3–6, 6–4
  Roger Federer   Lleyton Hewitt
  Marcelo Ríos
  Marat Safin
  Andrei Pavel
  Juan Ignacio Chela
  Nicolás Lapentti
  Mark Knowles
  Daniel Nestor

6–3, 3–6, 6–1
  Donald Johnson
  Jared Palmer

AprilEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
1 April Davis Cup by BNP Paribas Quarterfinals
Pau, France – Carpet (i)
Houston, United States – Grass
Moscow, Russia – Clay (i)
Buenos Aires, Argentina – Clay (Red)
Quarterfinal winners
  France 3–1
  United States 3–1
  Russia 4–1
  Argentina 4–1
Quarterfinal losers
  Czech Republic
  Spain
  Sweden
  Croatia
8 April 2002 Grand Prix Hassan II
Casablanca, Morocco
International Series
$400,000
Clay
  Younes El Aynaoui
3–6, 6–3, 6–2
  Guillermo Cañas   Julien Boutter
  Mikhail Youzhny
  Attila Sávolt
  Jean-René Lisnard
  Antony Dupuis
  Paul-Henri Mathieu
  Stephen Huss
  Myles Wakefield

6–4, 6–2
  Martín García
  Luis Lobo
2002 Estoril Open
Estoril, Portugal
International Series
$525,000
Clay
  David Nalbandian
6–4, 7–6(7–5)
  Jarkko Nieminen   Carlos Moyà
  Fernando Meligeni
  Sjeng Schalken
  Max Mirnyi
  Radek Štěpánek
  Marat Safin
  Karsten Braasch
  Andrei Olhovskiy

6–3, 6–3
  Simon Aspelin
  Andrew Kratzmann
15 April 2002 Monte Carlo Open
Monte Carlo, Monaco
Masters Series
$2,950,000
Clay
  Juan Carlos Ferrero
7–5, 6–3, 6–4
  Carlos Moyà   Tim Henman
  Sébastien Grosjean
  Marat Safin
  Thomas Johansson
  Albert Costa
  Tommy Haas
  Jonas Björkman
  Todd Woodbridge

6–3, 3–6, 10–7
  Paul Haarhuis
  Yevgeny Kafelnikov
22 April 2002 Trofeo Conde de Godo
Barcelona, Spain
International Series Gold
$955,000
Clay
  Gastón Gaudio
6–4, 6–0, 6–2
  Albert Costa   Lleyton Hewitt
  Guillermo Cañas
  Younes El Aynaoui
  Alberto Martín
  Cédric Pioline
  Àlex Corretja
  Michael Hill
  Daniel Vacek

6–4, 6–4
  Lucas Arnold Ker
  Gastón Etlis
2002 U.S. Men's Clay Court Championships
Houston, USA
International Series
$400,000
Clay
  Andy Roddick
7–6(11–9), 6–3
  Pete Sampras   Guillermo Coria
  Andre Agassi
  Wayne Arthurs
  James Blake
  Todd Martin
  Kristian Pless
  Mardy Fish
  Andy Roddick

6–4, 6–4
  Jan-Michael Gambill
  Graydon Oliver
29 April 2002 Mallorca Open
Mallorca, Spain
International Series
$381,000
Clay
  Gastón Gaudio
6–2, 6–3
  Jarkko Nieminen   Agustín Calleri
  Mariano Zabaleta
  Gustavo Kuerten
  Olivier Rochus
  Dominik Hrbatý
  David Sánchez
  Mahesh Bhupathi
  Leander Paes

6–2, 6–4
  Julian Knowle
  Michael Kohlmann
2002 BMW Open
Munich, Germany
International Series
$381,000
Clay
  Younes El Aynaoui
6–4, 6–4
  Rainer Schüttler   Radek Štěpánek
  Mikhail Youzhny
  Nicolás Lapentti
  Francisco Clavet
  Julien Boutter
  Tommy Haas
  Petr Luxa
  Radek Štěpánek

6–0, 6–7(4–7), 11–9
  Petr Pála
  Pavel Vízner

MayEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
6 May 2002 Rome Masters
Rome, Italy
Masters Series
$2,578,000
Clay
  Andre Agassi
6–3, 6–3, 6–0
  Tommy Haas   Andy Roddick
  Jiří Novák
  Carlos Moyà
  Tommy Robredo
  James Blake
  Albert Costa
  Martin Damm
  Cyril Suk

7–5, 7–5
  Wayne Black
  Kevin Ullyett
13 May 2002 Hamburg Masters
Hamburg, Germany
Masters Series
$2,578,000
Clay
  Roger Federer
6–1, 6–3, 6–4
  Marat Safin   Tommy Robredo
  Max Mirnyi
  Lleyton Hewitt
  Stefan Koubek
  Julien Boutter
  Gustavo Kuerten
  Mahesh Bhupathi
  Jan-Michael Gambill

6–2, 6–4
  Jonas Björkman
  Todd Woodbridge
20 May 2002 World Team Cup
Düsseldorf, Germany
World Team Cup
$2,100,000
Clay
  Argentina
3–0
  Russia   Spain
  Sweden
  Great Britain
  Germany
  France
  United States
2002 Internationaler Raiffeisen Grand Prix
St. Poelten, Austria
International Series
$381,000
Clay
  Nicolás Lapentti
7–5, 6–4
  Fernando Vicente   Flávio Saretta
  Olivier Rochus
  Markus Hipfl
  Albert Montañés
  David Sánchez
  Jürgen Melzer
  Petr Pála
  David Rikl

7–5, 6–4
  Mike Bryan
  Michael Hill
27 May
3 June
2002 French Open
Paris, France
Grand Slam
$5,268,535
Clay
  Albert Costa
6–1, 6–0, 4–6, 6–3
  Juan Carlos Ferrero   Àlex Corretja
  Marat Safin
  Guillermo Cañas
  Andrei Pavel
  Andre Agassi
  Sébastien Grosjean
  Paul Haarhuis
  Yevgeny Kafelnikov

7–5, 6–4
  Mark Knowles
  Daniel Nestor
  Wayne Black
  Cara Black

6–3, 6–3
  Mark Knowles
  Elena Bovina

JuneEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
10 June 2002 Gerry Weber Open
Halle, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
International Series
$951,000
Grass
  Yevgeny Kafelnikov
2–6, 6–4, 6–4
  Nicolas Kiefer   Kenneth Carlsen
  Roger Federer
  Bohdan Ulihrach
  Thomas Johansson
  Alexander Popp
  Mikhail Youzhny
  David Prinosil
  David Rikl

4–6, 7–6(7–5), 7–5
  Jonas Björkman
  Todd Woodbridge
2002 Stella Artois Championships
Queen's Club, London, UK
International Series
$761,000
Grass
  Lleyton Hewitt
4–6, 6–1, 6–4
  Tim Henman   Sjeng Schalken
  Raemon Sluiter
  Todd Martin
  Wayne Arthurs
  Wayne Ferreira
  Hyung-Taik Lee
  Wayne Black
  Kevin Ullyett

7–5, 6–3
  Mahesh Bhupathi
  Max Mirnyi
17 June 2002 Ordina Open
's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands
International Series
$381,000
Grass
  Sjeng Schalken
3–6, 6–3, 6–2
  Arnaud Clément   Guillermo Cañas
  Tommy Robredo
  Lleyton Hewitt
  Cédric Pioline
  Yves Allegro
  Roger Federer
  Martin Damm
  Cyril Suk

7–6(8–6), 6–7(6–8), 6–4
  Paul Haarhuis
  Brian MacPhie
2002 Samsung Open
Nottingham, UK
International Series
$381,000
Grass
  Jonas Björkman
6–2, 6–7(5–7), 6–2
  Wayne Arthurs   Greg Rusedski
  Michel Kratochvil
  Andrei Stoliarov
  Magnus Larsson
  Arvind Parmar
  Fabrice Santoro
  Mike Bryan
  Mark Knowles

0–6, 7–6(7–3), 6–4
  Donald Johnson
  Jared Palmer
24 June
1 July
2002 Wimbledon Championships
Wimbledon, London, UK
Grand Slam
$6,061,154
Grass
  Lleyton Hewitt
6–1, 6–3, 6–2
  David Nalbandian   Tim Henman
  Xavier Malisse
  Sjeng Schalken
  André Sá
  Richard Krajicek
  Nicolás Lapentti
  Jonas Björkman
  Todd Woodbridge

6–1, 6–2, 6–7(7–9), 7–5
  Mark Knowles
  Daniel Nestor
  Mahesh Bhupathi
  Elena Likhovtseva

6–2, 1–6, 6–1
  Kevin Ullyett
  Daniela Hantuchová

JulyEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
8 July 2002 Swedish Open Båstad
Båstad, Sweden
International Series
$381,000
Clay
  Carlos Moyà
6–3, 2–6, 7–5
  Younes El Aynaoui   Agustín Calleri
  Tommy Robredo
  Guillermo Cañas
  Nikolay Davydenko
  Magnus Norman
  Albert Portas
  Jonas Björkman
  Todd Woodbridge

7–6(8–6), 6–4
  Paul Hanley
  Michael Hill
2002 Allianz Suisse Open
Gstaad, Switzerland
International Series
$600,000
Clay
  Àlex Corretja
6–3, 7–6(7–3), 7–6(7–3)
  Gastón Gaudio   Ivan Ljubičić
  Radek Štěpánek
  Galo Blanco
  Marc Rosset
  Attila Sávolt
  David Sánchez
  Joshua Eagle
  David Rikl

7–6(7–5), 6–4
  Massimo Bertolini
  Cristian Brandi
2002 Miller Lite Hall of Fame Tennis Championships
Newport, USA
International Series
$375,000
Grass
  Taylor Dent
6–1, 4–6, 6–4
  James Blake   Michaël Llodra
  Robby Ginepri
  Justin Gimelstob
  Mardy Fish
  Alexander Popp
  Martin Lee
  Bob Bryan
  Mike Bryan

7–5, 6–3
  Jürgen Melzer
  Alexander Popp
15 July 2002 Energis Open
Amersfoort, Netherlands
International Series
$381,000
Clay
  Juan Ignacio Chela
6–1, 7–6(7–4)
  Albert Costa   Gastón Gaudio
  John van Lottum
  André Sá
  Jarkko Nieminen
  Christophe Rochus
  Juan Balcells
  Coetzee
  Haggard

7–6(7–1), 6–3
 
  Simoni
2002 Mercedes Cup
Stuttgart, Germany
International Series
$500,000
Clay
  Mikhail Youzhny
6–3, 3–6, 3–6, 6–4, 6–4
  Guillermo Cañas   Jiří Novák
  Lars Burgsmüller
  Tommy Robredo
  Alberto Martín
  Younes El Aynaoui
  Andrei Pavel
  Joshua Eagle
  David Rikl

6–3, 6–4
  David Adams
  Gastón Etlis
2002 Croatia Open
Umag, Croatia
International Series
$381,000
Clay
  Carlos Moyà
6–2, 6–3
  David Ferrer   Zeljko Krajan
  Jürgen Melzer
  Guillermo Coria
  Ivan Ljubičić
  Victor Hănescu
  Fernando Vicente
  František Čermák
  Julian Knowle

6–4, 6–4
  Albert Portas
  Fernando Vicente
22 July 2002 Generali Open
Kitzbühel, Austria
International Series Gold
$880,000
Clay
  Àlex Corretja
6–4, 6–1, 6–3
  Juan Carlos Ferrero   Gastón Gaudio
  Mariano Zabaleta
  Albert Costa
  Nicolás Massú
  Andrei Pavel
  Juan Ignacio Chela
  Robbie Koenig
  Thomas Shimada

7–6(7–3), 6–4
  Lucas Arnold Ker
  Àlex Corretja
2002 Mercedes-Benz Cup
Los Angeles, USA
International Series
$400,000
Hard
  Andre Agassi
6–2, 6–4
  Jan-Michael Gambill   Andy Roddick
  Max Mirnyi
  Nicolas Kiefer
  Xavier Malisse
  Michaël Llodra
  Gustavo Kuerten
  Sébastien Grosjean
  Nicolas Kiefer

6–4, 6–4
  Justin Gimelstob
  Michaël Llodra
2002 Idea Prokom Open
Sopot, Poland
International Series
$381,000
Clay
  José Acasuso
2–6, 6–1, 6–3
  Franco Squillari   Attila Sávolt
  Carlos Moyà
  Mikhail Youzhny
  Christophe Rochus
  Jan Vacek
  Stefano Galvani
  František Čermák
  Leoš Friedl

7–5, 7–5
  Jeff Coetzee
  Nathan Healey
29 July 2002 Canada Masters
Toronto, Canada
Masters Series
$2,950,000
Hard
  Guillermo Cañas
6–4, 7–5
  Andy Roddick   Jiří Novák
  Tommy Haas
  Sébastien Grosjean
  David Nalbandian
  Fabrice Santoro
  Marat Safin
  Bob Bryan
  Mike Bryan

4–6, 7–6(7–1), 6–3
  Mark Knowles
  Daniel Nestor

AugustEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
5 August 2002 Cincinnati Masters
Mason, USA
Masters Series
$2,950,000
Hard
  Carlos Moyà
7–5, 7–6(7–5)
  Lleyton Hewitt   Fernando González
  Juan Carlos Ferrero
  Andre Agassi
  Andy Roddick
  Rainer Schüttler
  Wayne Arthurs
  James Blake
  Todd Martin

7–5, 6–3
  Mahesh Bhupathi
  Max Mirnyi
12 August 2002 RCA Championships
Indianapolis, USA
International Series Gold
$800,000
Hard
  Greg Rusedski
6–7(6–8), 6–4, 6–4
  Félix Mantilla   Tommy Haas
  Rainer Schüttler
  Martin Verkerk
  Sébastien Grosjean
  Arnaud Clément
  Arnaud di Pasquale
  Mark Knowles
  Daniel Nestor

7–6(7–4), 6–7(5–7), 6–4
  Mahesh Bhupathi
  Max Mirnyi
2002 Legg Mason Tennis Classic
Washington, D.C., USA
International Series Gold
$800,000
Hard
  James Blake
1–6, 7–6(7–5), 6–4
  Paradorn Srichaphan   Andre Agassi
  Marcelo Ríos
  Thomas Enqvist
  Àlex Corretja
  Jarkko Nieminen
  Fernando Meligeni
  Wayne Black
  Kevin Ullyett

3–6, 6–3, 7–5
  Bob Bryan
  Mike Bryan
19 August 2002 TD Waterhouse Cup
Long Island, USA
International Series
$480,000
Hard
  Paradorn Srichaphan
5–7, 6–2, 6–2
  Juan Ignacio Chela   Tommy Haas
  Àlex Corretja
  Jarkko Nieminen
  Younes El Aynaoui
  Paul-Henri Mathieu
  Mardy Fish
  Mahesh Bhupathi
  Mike Bryan

6–3, 6–4
  Petr Pála
  Pavel Vízner
26 August
2 September
2002 U.S. Open
Flushing, New York, United States
Grand Slam
$7,129,000
Hard
  Pete Sampras
6–3, 6–4, 5–7, 6–4
  Andre Agassi   Lleyton Hewitt
  Sjeng Schalken
  Younes El Aynaoui
  Max Mirnyi
  Andy Roddick
  Fernando González
  Mahesh Bhupathi
  Max Mirnyi

6–3, 3–6, 6–4
  Jiří Novák
  Radek Štěpánek
  Mike Bryan
  Lisa Raymond

7–6(11–9), 7–6(7–1)
  Bob Bryan
  Katarina Srebotnik

SeptemberEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
9 September 2002 Open Romania
Bucharest, Romania
International Series
$381,000
Clay
  David Ferrer
6–3, 6–2
  José Acasuso   Andrei Pavel
  David Sánchez
  Juan Giner
  Franco Squillari
  Galo Blanco
  Arnaud di Pasquale
  Jens Knippschild
  Peter Nyborg

6–3, 6–3
  Emilio Benfele Álvarez
  Andrés Schneiter
2002 Brasil Open
Costa do Sauipe, Brazil
International Series
$571,000
Hard
  Gustavo Kuerten
6–7(4–7), 7–5, 7–6(7–2)
  Guillermo Coria   Ramón Delgado
  Cecil Mamiit
  Gastón Etlis
  André Sá
  Dominik Hrbatý
  Agustín Calleri
  Scott Humphries
  Mark Merklein

6–3, 7–6(7–1)
  Gustavo Kuerten
  André Sá
2002 President's Cup
Tashkent, Uzbekistan
International Series
$550,000
Hard
  Yevgeny Kafelnikov
7–6(8–6), 7–5
  Vladimir Voltchkov   Paradorn Srichaphan
  Davide Sanguinetti
  Marat Safin
  Ivan Ljubičić
  Kristian Pless
  Tommy Haas
  David Adams
  Robbie Koenig

6–2, 7–5
  Raemon Sluiter
  Martin Verkerk
16 September Davis Cup by BNP Paribas Semifinals
Paris, France – Clay
Moscow, Russia – Carpet (i)
Semifinal winners
  France 3–2
  Russia 3–2
Semifinal losers
  United States
  Argentina
23 September 2002 Salem Open
Hong Kong, China
International Series
$400,000
Hard
  Juan Carlos Ferrero
6–3, 1–6, 7–6(7–4)
  Carlos Moyà   Jonas Björkman
  Jérôme Golmard
  Feliciano López
  Francisco Clavet
  Juan Ignacio Chela
  Antony Dupuis
  Jan-Michael Gambill
  Graydon Oliver

6–7(2–7), 6–4, 7–6(7–4)
  Wayne Arthurs
  Andrew Kratzmann
2002 Campionati Internazionali di Sicilia
Palermo, Italy
International Series
$381,000
Clay
  Fernando González
5–7, 6–3, 6–1
  José Acasuso   Marcelo Ríos
  Bohdan Ulihrach
  David Sánchez
  Luis Horna
  Sargis Sargsian
  Alberto Martín
  Lucas Arnold Ker
  Luis Lobo

6–4, 4–6, 6–2
  František Čermák
  Leoš Friedl
30 September 2002 Kremlin Cup
Moscow, Russia
International Series
$1,000,000
Carpet (indoor)
  Paul-Henri Mathieu
4–6, 6–2, 6–0
  Sjeng Schalken   Marat Safin
  Yevgeny Kafelnikov
  Roger Federer
  Rainer Schüttler
  Nicolas Escudé
  Cyril Saulnier
  Roger Federer
  Max Mirnyi

6–4, 7–6(7–0)
  Joshua Eagle
  Sandon Stolle
2002 AIG Japan Open Tennis Championships
Tokyo, Japan
International Series Gold
$800,000
Hard
  Kenneth Carlsen
7–6(10–8), 6–3
  Magnus Norman   Paradorn Srichaphan
  Vincent Spadea
  Lleyton Hewitt
  Antony Dupuis
  Feliciano López
  Magnus Larsson
  Jeff Coetzee
  Chris Haggard

7–6(7–4), 6–4
  Jan-Michael Gambill
  Graydon Oliver

OctoberEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
7 October 2002 Grand Prix de Tennis de Lyon
Lyon, France
International Series
$761,000
Carpet (indoor)
  Paul-Henri Mathieu
4–6, 6–3, 6–1
  Gustavo Kuerten   Arnaud Clément
  Kristian Pless
  Marat Safin
  Sébastien Grosjean
  Jonas Björkman
  Nicolas Escudé
  Wayne Black
  Kevin Ullyett

6–4, 3–6, 7–6(7–3)
  Mark Knowles
  Daniel Nestor
2002 CA Tennis Trophy
Vienna, Austria
International Series Gold
$765,000
Hard (indoor)
  Roger Federer
6–4, 6–1, 3–6, 6–4
  Jiří Novák   Andrei Pavel
  Carlos Moyà
  Jürgen Melzer
  Nikolay Davydenko
  James Blake
  Bohdan Ulihrach
  Joshua Eagle
  Sandon Stolle

6–4, 6–3
  Jiří Novák
  Radek Štěpánek
14 October 2002 Madrid Masters
Madrid, Spain
Masters Series
$2,578,000
Hard (indoor)
  Andre Agassi
W/O
  Jiří Novák   Fabrice Santoro
  Sébastien Grosjean
  Roger Federer
  Paradorn Srichaphan
  Agustín Calleri
  Juan Carlos Ferrero
  Mark Knowles
  Daniel Nestor

6–3, 5–7, 6–0
  Mahesh Bhupathi
  Max Mirnyi
21 October 2002 Davidoff Swiss Indoors
Basel, Switzerland
International Series
$1,000,000
Carpet (indoor)
  David Nalbandian
6–4, 6–3, 6–2
  Fernando González   Roger Federer
  Juan Carlos Ferrero
  Tim Henman
  Andy Roddick
  Arnaud Clément
  Félix Mantilla
  Bob Bryan
  Mike Bryan

7–6(7–1), 7–5
  Mark Knowles
  Daniel Nestor
2002 St. Petersburg Open
St. Petersburg, Russia
International Series
$1,000,000
Hard (indoor)
  Sébastien Grosjean
7–5, 6–4
  Mikhail Youzhny   Karol Kučera
  Vladimir Voltchkov
  Gastón Gaudio
  Dominik Hrbatý
  Andrei Pavel
  Nicolas Kiefer
  David Adams
  Jared Palmer

7–6(10–8), 6–3
  Irakli Labadze
  Marat Safin
2002 If Stockholm Open
Stockholm, Sweden
International Series
$650,000
Hard (indoor)
  Paradorn Srichaphan
6–7(2–7), 6–0, 6–3, 6–2
  Marcelo Ríos   Tommy Robredo
  Hicham Arazi
  Raemon Sluiter
  Fabrice Santoro
  Andreas Vinciguerra
  Nicolás Massú
  Wayne Black
  Kevin Ullyett

6–4, 2–6, 7–6(7–4)
  Wayne Arthurs
  Paul Hanley
28 October 2002 Paris Masters
Paris, France
Masters Series
$2,828,000
Carpet (indoor)
  Marat Safin
7–6(7–4), 6–0, 6–4
  Lleyton Hewitt   Paradorn Srichaphan
  Carlos Moyà
  Roger Federer
  Andy Roddick
  Nicolas Escudé
  Andre Agassi
  Nicolas Escudé
  Fabrice Santoro

6–3, 7–6(8–6)
  Gustavo Kuerten
  Cédric Pioline

NovemberEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Round Robin
4 November
No tournaments scheduled.
11 November 2002 Tennis Masters Cup
Shanghai, China
Tennis Masters Cup
$3,700,000
Hard (indoor)
  Lleyton Hewitt
7–5, 7–5, 2–6, 2–6, 6–4
  Juan Carlos Ferrero   Carlos Moyà
  Roger Federer
  Albert Costa
  Marat Safin
  Jiří Novák
  Thomas Johansson
  Andre Agassi
18 November
No tournaments scheduled.
25 November Davis Cup by BNP Paribas Final
Paris, France – Clay (i)
  Russia 3–2   France

Statistical informationEdit

List of players and titles won (Grand Slam and Masters Cup titles in bold), listed in order of most titles won:

The following players won their first title:

Titles won by nation:

  •   Spain 10 (Acapulco, Monte Carlos Masters, French Open, Båstad, Gstaad, Umag, Kitzbühel, Cincinnati Masters, Bucharest and Hong Kong)
  •   United States 10 (Memphis, Scottsdale, Miami Masters, Houston, Rome Masters, Newport, Los Angeles, Washington, D.C., US Open and Madrid Masters)
  •   Argentina 8 (Chennai, Estoril, Barcelona, Mallorca, Amersfoort, Sopot, Canada Masters and Basel)
  •   Australia 5 (San Jose, Indian Wells Masters, London Queen's Club, Wimbledon and Masters Cup)
  •   France 5 (Rotterdam, Dubai, Moscow, Lyon and St. Petersburg)
  •   Russia 4 (Halle, Stuttgart, Tashkent and Paris Masters)
  •   Chile 3 (Viña del Mar, Buenos Aires and Palermo)
  •   Morocco 3 (Doha, Casablanca and Munich)
  •   Sweden 3 (Australian Open, Marseille and Nottingham)
  •   Switzerland 3 (Sydney, Hamburg Masters and Vienna)
  •   United Kingdom 3 (Adelaide, Auckland and Indianapolis)
  •   Italy 2 (Milan and Delray Beach)
  •   Thailand 2 (Long Island and Stockholm)
  •   Brazil 1 (Costa do Sauipe)
  •   Denmark 1 (Tokyo)
  •   Ecuador 1 (St. Poelten)
  •   Germany 1 (Copenhagen)
  •   Netherlands 1 ('s-Hertogenbosch)

ATP entry rankingsEdit

SinglesEdit

ATP Rankings

As of 17 December 2001[1]
Rk Name Nation Points
1 Lleyton Hewitt   AUS 4,365
2 Gustavo Kuerten   BRA 3,855
3 Andre Agassi   USA 3,520
4 Yevgeny Kafelnikov   RUS 3,090
5 Juan Carlos Ferrero   ESP 3,040
6 Sébastien Grosjean   FRA 2,790
7 Patrick Rafter   AUS 2,785
8 Tommy Haas   GER 2,285
9 Tim Henman   GBR 2,100
10 Pete Sampras   USA 1,940
11 Marat Safin   RUS 1,920
12 Goran Ivanišević   CRO 1,761
13 Roger Federer    SUI 1,745
14 Andy Roddick   USA 1,573
15 Guillermo Cañas   ARG 1,572
16 Àlex Corretja   ESP 1,525
17 Arnaud Clément   FRA 1,475
18 Thomas Johansson   SWE 1,375
19 Carlos Moyà   ESP 1,310
20 Albert Portas   ESP 1,220
Final rankings as of (16 December 2002)[2]
Rk Name Nation Points High Low Change
1 Lleyton Hewitt   AUS 4,485 1 1  
2 Andre Agassi   USA 3,395 2 10   1
3 Marat Safin   RUS 2,845 2 11   8
4 Juan Carlos Ferrero   ESP 2,740 2 11   1
5 Carlos Moyà   ESP 2,630 5 32   14
6 Roger Federer    SUI 2,590 6 14   7
7 Jiří Novák   CZE 2,335 5 29   22
8 Tim Henman   GBR 2,215 4 11   1
9 Albert Costa   ESP 2,070 6 42   31
10 Andy Roddick   USA 2,045 9 17   4
11 Tommy Haas   GER 2,020 2 11   3
12 David Nalbandian   ARG 1,775 12 48   35
13 Pete Sampras   USA 1,735 10 17   3
14 Thomas Johansson   SWE 1,725 7 18   4
15 Guillermo Cañas   ARG 1,725 12 20  
16 Paradorn Srichaphan   THA 1,646 16 120   104
17 Sébastien Grosjean   FRA 1,640 4 18   11
18 Fernando González   CHI 1,636 17 140   121
19 Àlex Corretja   ESP 1,555 16 31   3
20 Sjeng Schalken   NED 1,525 15 34   6

RetirementsEdit

Following is a list of notable players (winners of a main tour title, and/or part of the ATP Rankings top 100 (singles) or top 50 (doubles) for at least one week) who announced their retirement from professional tennis, became inactive (after not playing for more than 52 weeks), or were permanently banned from playing, during the 2002 season:

  •   MAR Karim Alami (born May 24, 1973, in Casablanca, Morocco) He turned professional in 1990 and reached his career-high ranking of no. 25 in 2000. He earned two career singles titles and one doubles title. He played his last career match in Trani, Italy in August against Potito Starace.[3]
  •   ESP Sergi Bruguera (born 16 January 1971, in Barcelona, Spain) He turned professional in 1988 and reached a career-high ranking of world no. 3. He won the French Open in 1993 and 1994 and was a semifinalist at the year-end finals in 1994. He won a silver medal at the 1996 Olympics. In doubles, he earned 3 titles and achieved a career-high ranking of world no. 49, reaching the quarterfinals of the US Open. He played his last career match in Segovia in July against Lovro Zovko.[4]
  •   SWE Magnus Gustafsson (born 3 January 1967 in Lund, Skåne, Sweden) He turned professional in 1986 and reached his career-high ranking of world no. 10 in 1991. He reached the quarterfinals of the Australian Open in 1994 and earned 14 career titles. His last match was in Stockholm in October 2001 against Jan Vacek.[5]
  •   FRA Cédric Pioline (born 15 June 1969 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France) He turned professional in 1989 and reached a career-high ranking of no. 5. He was a finalist at the US Open in 1993 and at Wimbledon in 1997. He also won one Masters 1000 in Monte Carlo in 2000. He played his last match in October in Basel against Tim Henman.[6]
  •   AUS Patrick Rafter (born 28 December 1972) He turned professional in 1991 and reached a ranking of world no. 1 in 1999. He won the US Open in 1997 and 1998 and was a finalist at Wimbledon and a semifinalist at the Australian Open and French Open. He won 11 career ATP titles. He played his last match in Davis Cup competition in November 2001 against France.[7]
  •   USA Pete Sampras (born August 12, 1971, in Lake Sherwood, California) Sampras debuted on the professional tour in 1988 and played his last top-level tournament in 2002 when he won the US Open, defeating rival Andre Agassi in the final. He was the year-end world no. 1 for six consecutive years (1993–1998) and won seven Wimbledon singles championships.
  •   NED Jan Siemerink (born 14 April 1970 in Rijnsburg, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands) He turned professional in 1989 and reached his career-high ranking of no. 14 in 1998. He reached the quarterfinals of Wimbledon in 1998 and earned four career singles titles. In doubles, he was ranked no. 16 in 1996 and earned 10 career titles. He played his last match in Valencia, Spain in May partnering Dennis van Scheppingen.[8]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "ATP rankings, as of 17 December 2001". ATP. 2001-12-17. Retrieved 2012-07-15.
  2. ^ "Final rankings as of 16 December 2002". ATP. Retrieved 2012-07-15.
  3. ^ ATP Player Activity page
  4. ^ ATP Player Activity page
  5. ^ ATP Player Activity page
  6. ^ ATP Player Activity page
  7. ^ ATP Player Activity page
  8. ^ ATP Player Activity page

External linksEdit