2003 French Open
|2003 French Open|
|Date||26 May – 8 June|
|Category||Grand Slam (ITF)|
|Location||Paris (XVIe), France|
|Venue||Stade Roland Garros|
|Juan Carlos Ferrero|
|Bob Bryan / Mike Bryan|
|Kim Clijsters / Ai Sugiyama|
|Lisa Raymond / Mike Bryan|
|György Balázs / Dudi Sela|
|Marta Fraga Pérez / Adriana González Peñas|
Both Albert Costa and Serena Williams were unsuccessful in their title defences, both being defeated in the semi-finals by eventual champions Juan Carlos Ferrero and Justine Henin-Hardenne respectively. Ferrero won his first Grand Slam title, defeating Martin Verkerk in the final, and Henin-Hardenne, who had previously won the event in 1997 as a junior, won after defeating Serena Williams, who had won the previous four Grand Slam events, in the semi-final and compatriot and rival Kim Clijsters in the final in straight sets. For Henin-Hardenne, it was the first of seven Grand Slam titles, and the first of four French Open titles.
- It was Ferrero's 3rd title of the year, and his 10th overall. It was his only Grand Slam title.
- It was Henin's 4th title of the year, and her 10th overall. It was her 1st of 7 career Grand Slam titles, and the first of her four French Open singles titles.
- It was Michael and Robert's 1st career Grand Slam title.
- It was Clijsters's 1st career Grand Slam title.
- It was Sugiyama's 2nd career Grand Slam title, and her 1st French Open title.
Top 5 SeedsEdit
|1.||Lleyton Hewitt (AUS)||lost to||Tommy Robredo (ESP)||3rd round|
|2.||Andre Agassi (USA)||lost to||Guillermo Coria (ARG)||Quarterfinal|
|3.||Juan Carlos Ferrero (ESP)||beat||Martin Verkerk (NED)||Final|
|4.||Carlos Moyà (ESP)||lost to||Martin Verkerk (NED)||Quarterfinal|
|5.||Roger Federer (SUI)||lost to||Luis Horna (PER)||1st round|
|1.||Serena Williams (USA)||lost to||Justine Henin-Hardenne (BEL)||Semi-final|
|2.||Kim Clijsters (BEL)||lost to||Justine Henin-Hardenne (BEL)||Final|
|3.||Venus Williams (USA)||lost to||Vera Zvonareva (RUS)||4th round|
|4.||Justine Henin-Hardenne (BEL)||beat||Kim Clijsters (BEL)||Final|
|5.||Amélie Mauresmo (FRA)||lost to||Serena Williams (USA)||Quarterfinal|
- Verkerk became only the third Dutch player, after Tom Okker and Richard Krajicek, to reach a Grand Slam men's singles final.
- Henin became the first Belgian player (male or female) to win a Grand Slam singles title.
- This was the first ever all-Belgian Grand Slam singles final.
- Wawrinka reached in the final in 2015 and eventually won the singles' champion.
2003 Australian Open
|Grand Slams||Succeeded by|
2003 Wimbledon Championships