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2004 ATP Tour
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Roger Federer won 11 titles in 2004, including three Grand Slam tournaments and finished the year as no. 1
Details
Duration5 January – 8 November
Edition35th
Tournaments68
CategoriesGrand Slam (4)
ATP Masters Series (9)
ATP International Series Gold (9)
ATP International Series (44)
Achievements (singles)
Most tournament titlesSwitzerland Roger Federer (11)
Most tournament finalsSwitzerland Roger Federer (11)
Prize money leaderSwitzerland Roger Federer ($6,357,547)
Points leaderSwitzerland Roger Federer (6,335)
Awards
Player of the yearSwitzerland Roger Federer
Doubles Team of the yearThe Bahamas Mark Knowles
Canada Daniel Nestor
Most improved
player of the year
Sweden Joachim Johansson
Newcomer of the yearGermany Florian Mayer
Comeback
player of the year
Germany Tommy Haas
2003
2005

Contents

ScheduleEdit

The table below shows the 2004 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
5 January Hopman Cup
Perth, Australia
Hopman Cup
Hard (i) – 8 teams (RR)
  United States
2–1
  Slovakia
Round Robin losers (Group A)
  France
  Russia
  Czech Republic
Round Robin losers (Group B)
  Australia
  Belgium
  Hungary
AAPT Championships
Adelaide, Australia
International Series
$380,000
Hard
  Dominik Hrbatý
6–4, 6–0
  Michaël Llodra   Jarkko Nieminen
  Taylor Dent
  Todd Reid
  Cyril Saulnier
  Thomas Johansson
  Vincent Spadea
  Bob Bryan
  Mike Bryan

7–5, 6–3
  Arnaud Clément
  Michaël Llodra
Chennai Open
Chennai, India
International Series
$380,000
Hard
  Carlos Moyà
6–4, 3–6, 7–6(7–5)
  Paradorn Srichaphan   Sjeng Schalken
  Tommy Robredo
  Thierry Ascione
  Félix Mantilla
  Jean-René Lisnard
  Igor Andreev
  Rafael Nadal
  Tommy Robredo

7–6(7–3), 4–6, 6–3
  Jonathan Erlich
  Andy Ram
Qatar Open
Doha, Qatar
International Series
$1,000,000
Hard
  Nicolas Escudé
6–3, 7–6(7–4)
  Ivan Ljubičić   Agustín Calleri
  Tim Henman
  Jonas Björkman
  Hyung-Taik Lee
  Sébastien Grosjean
  Sargis Sargsian
  Martin Damm
  Cyril Suk

6–2, 6–4
  Stefan Koubek
  Andy Roddick
12 January Heineken Open
Auckland, New Zealand
International Series
$404,000
Hard
  Dominik Hrbatý
4–6, 6–2, 7–5
  Rafael Nadal   Gustavo Kuerten
  Jiří Novák
  Philipp Kohlschreiber
  Vincent Spadea
  Gregory Carraz
  Raemon Sluiter
  Mahesh Bhupathi
  Fabrice Santoro

4–6, 7–5, 6–3
  Jiří Novák
  Radek Štěpánek
Adidas International
Sydney, Australia
International Series
$380,000
Hard
  Lleyton Hewitt
4–3 ret.
  Carlos Moyà   Wayne Ferreira
  Martin Verkerk
  Todd Reid
  Tommy Robredo
  Mark Philippoussis
  Arnaud Clément
  Jonas Björkman
  Todd Woodbridge

7–6(7–3), 7–5
  Bob Bryan
  Mike Bryan
19 January
26 January
Australian Open
Melbourne, Australia
Grand Slam
$6,737,000
Hard
  Roger Federer
7–6(7–3), 6–4, 6–2
  Marat Safin   Andre Agassi
  Juan Carlos Ferrero
  Andy Roddick
  Sébastien Grosjean
  Hicham Arazi
  David Nalbandian
  Michaël Llodra
  Fabrice Santoro

7–6(7–4), 6–3
  Bob Bryan
  Mike Bryan
  Nenad Zimonjić
  Elena Bovina

6–1, 7–6(7–3)
  Leander Paes
  Martina Navratilova

FebruaryEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
2 February Davis Cup by BNP Paribas First Round
Adelaide, Australia – Hard
Uncasville, CT, United States – Hard (i)
Minsk, Belarus – Carpet (i)
Agadir, Morocco – Hard (i)
Bucharest, Romania – Clay (Red) (i)
Metz, France – Clay (Red) (i)
Maastricht, Netherlands – Clay (Red) (i)
Brno, Czech Republic – Carpet (i)
First Round winners
  Sweden 4–1
  United States 5–0
  Belarus 3–2
  Argentina 5–0
   Switzerland 3–2
  France 4–1
  Netherlands 4–1
  Spain 3–2
First Round losers
  Australia
  Austria
  Russia
  Morocco
  Romania
  Croatia
  Canada
  Czech Republic
9 February Milan Indoor
Milan, Italy
International Series
$375,750
Carpet (indoor)
  Antony Dupuis
6–4, 6–7(12–14), 7–6(7–5)
  Mario Ančić   Thomas Johansson
  Gregory Carraz
  Karol Kučera
  Tommy Robredo
  Mikhail Youzhny
  Martin Verkerk
  Jared Palmer
  Pavel Vízner

6–4, 6–4
  Daniele Bracciali
  Giorgio Galimberti
Siebel Open
San Jose, USA
International Series
$380,000
Hard (indoor)
  Andy Roddick
7–6(15–13), 6–4
  Mardy Fish   Robert Kendrick
  Andre Agassi
  Joachim Johansson
  Cyril Saulnier
  Hyung-Taik Lee
  Jan-Michael Gambill
  James Blake
  Mardy Fish

6–2, 7–5
  Rick Leach
  Brian MacPhie
Bell South Open
Viña del Mar, Chile
International Series
$333,000
Clay
  Fernando González
7–5, 6–4
  Gustavo Kuerten   Flávio Saretta
  David Sánchez
  Nicolás Massú
  Mariano Zabaleta
  Gastón Gaudio
  Filippo Volandri
  Juan Ignacio Chela
  Gastón Gaudio

7–6(7–2), 7–6(7–3)
  Nicolás Lapentti
  Martín Rodríguez
16 February Argentina Open
Buenos Aires, Argentina
International Series
$380,000
Clay
  Guillermo Coria
6–4, 6–1
  Carlos Moyà   Richard Gasquet
  José Acasuso
  Juan Mónaco
  Nicolás Massú
  David Ferrer
  Mariano Zabaleta
  Lucas Arnold Ker
  Mariano Hood

7–5, 6–7(2–7), 6–4
  Federico Browne
  Diego Veronelli
Kroger St. Jude
Memphis, USA
International Series Gold
$690,000
Hard (indoor)
  Joachim Johansson
7–6(7–5), 6–3
  Nicolas Kiefer   Thomas Enqvist
  Mardy Fish
  Andy Roddick
  Jan-Michael Gambill
  Xavier Malisse
  Dmitry Tursunov
  Bob Bryan
  Mike Bryan

6–3, 6–4
  Jeff Coetzee
  Chris Haggard
ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament
Rotterdam, Netherlands
International Series Gold
$842,000
Hard (indoor)
  Lleyton Hewitt
6–7(1–7), 7–5, 6–4
  Juan Carlos Ferrero   Tim Henman
  Max Mirnyi
  Roger Federer
  Rainer Schüttler
  Jarkko Nieminen
  Raemon Sluiter
  Paul Hanley
  Radek Štěpánek

5–7, 7–6(7–5), 7–5
  Jonathan Erlich
  Andy Ram
23 February Brasil Open
Costa do Sauipe, Brazil
International Series
$380,000
Clay
  Gustavo Kuerten
3–6, 6–2, 6–3
  Agustín Calleri   José Acasuso
  Luis Horna
  Tomas Behrend
  Franco Squillari
  Juan Ignacio Chela
  Galo Blanco
  Mariusz Fyrstenberg
  Marcin Matkowski

6–2, 6–2
  Tomas Behrend
  Leoš Friedl
Open 13
Marseille, France
International Series
$593,750
Hard (indoor)
  Dominik Hrbatý
4–6, 6–4, 6–4
  Robin Söderling   Arnaud Clément
  Jonas Björkman
  Fernando González
  Alberto Martín
  Max Mirnyi
  Marc Rosset
  Mark Knowles
  Daniel Nestor

7–5, 6–3
  Martin Damm
  Cyril Suk

MarchEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
1 March Abierto Mexicano
Acapulco, Mexico
International Series Gold
$627,000
Clay
  Carlos Moyà
6–3, 6–0
  Fernando Verdasco   Juan Ignacio Chela
  Guillermo Cañas
  Filippo Volandri
  Óscar Hernández
  Rubén Ramírez Hidalgo
  Nicolás Massú
  Bob Bryan
  Mike Bryan

6–2, 6–3
  Juan Ignacio Chela
  Nicolás Massú
Dubai Open
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
International Series Gold
$1,000,000
Hard
  Roger Federer
4–6, 6–1, 6–2
  Feliciano López   Jarkko Nieminen
  Mikhail Youzhny
  Andrei Pavel
  Sjeng Schalken
  Ivan Ljubičić
  Rafael Nadal
  Mahesh Bhupathi
  Fabrice Santoro

6–2, 4–6, 6–4
  Jonas Björkman
  Leander Paes
Franklin Templeton Tennis Classic
Scottsdale, USA
International Series
$380,000
Hard
  Vincent Spadea
7–5, 6–7(5–7), 6–3
  Nicolas Kiefer   Andy Roddick
  Victor Hănescu
  Jan-Michael Gambill
  James Blake
  Robby Ginepri
  Martin Verkerk
  Rick Leach
  Brian MacPhie

6–3, 6–1
  Jeff Coetzee
  Chris Haggard
8 March
15 March
Indian Wells Masters
Indian Wells, USA
Masters Series
$2,779,600
Hard
  Roger Federer
6–3, 6–3
  Tim Henman   Andre Agassi
  Irakli Labadze
  Juan Ignacio Chela
  Guillermo Coria
  Andy Roddick
  James Blake
  Arnaud Clément
  Sébastien Grosjean

6–3, 4–6, 7–5
  Wayne Black
  Kevin Ullyett
22 March
29 March
Miami Masters
Miami, USA
Masters Series
$3,200,000
Hard
  Andy Roddick
6–7(2–7), 6–3, 6–1 ret.
  Guillermo Coria   Fernando González
  Vincent Spadea
  Andrei Pavel
  Nicolas Kiefer
  Agustín Calleri
  Carlos Moyà
  Wayne Black
  Kevin Ullyett

6–2, 7–6(14–12)
  Jonas Björkman
  Todd Woodbridge

AprilEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
5 April Davis Cup by BNP Paribas Quarterfinals
Delray Beach, Florida, USA – Hard
Minsk, Belarus – Carpet (i)
Prilly, Switzerland – Hard (i)
Palma de Mallorca, Spain – Clay (Red)
Quarterfinal winners
  United States 4–1
  Belarus 5–0
  France 3–2
  Spain 4–1
Quarterfinal losers
  Sweden
  Argentina
   Switzerland
  Netherlands
12 April Estoril Open
Estoril, Portugal
International Series
$519,750
Clay
  Juan Ignacio Chela
6–7(2), 6–3, 6–3
  Marat Safin   Florian Mayer
  Irakli Labadze
  Victor Hănescu
  Olivier Patience
  Tommy Robredo
  Rafael Nadal
  Juan Ignacio Chela
  Gastón Gaudio

6–2, 6–1
  František Čermák
  Leoš Friedl
U.S. Men's Clay Court Championships
Houston, USA
International Series
$400,000
Clay
  Tommy Haas
6–3, 6–4
  Andy Roddick   Luis Horna
  Andrei Pavel
  Jürgen Melzer
  Todd Martin
  James Blake
  Dmitry Tursunov
  James Blake
  Mardy Fish

6–3, 6–4
  Rick Leach
  Brian MacPhie
Open de Tenis Comunidad Valenciana
Valencia, Spain
International Series
$395,750
Clay
  Fernando Verdasco
7–6(5), 6–3
  Albert Montañés   Juan Carlos Ferrero
  Alberto Martín
  Mario Ančić
  David Ferrer
  Christophe Rochus
  Marc López
  Gastón Etlis
  Martín Rodríguez

7–5, 7–6(5)
  Feliciano López
  Marc López
19 April Monte Carlo Masters
Monte Carlo, Monaco
Masters Series
$2,425,500
Clay
  Guillermo Coria
6–2, 6–1, 6–3
  Rainer Schüttler   Marat Safin
  Carlos Moyà
  Alberto Martín
  David Nalbandian
  Tim Henman
  Nikolay Davydenko
  Tim Henman
  Nenad Zimonjić

7–5, 6–2
  Gastón Etlis
  Martín Rodríguez
26 April Torneo Godó
Barcelona, Spain
International Series Gold
$990,000
Clay
  Tommy Robredo
6–3, 4–6, 6–2, 3–6, 6–3
  Gastón Gaudio   Kristof Vliegen
  Albert Montañés
  Fernando González
  David Nalbandian
  Agustín Calleri
  Gustavo Kuerten
  Mark Knowles
  Daniel Nestor

4–6, 6–3, 6–4
  Mariano Hood
  Sebastián Prieto
BMW Open
Munich, Germany
International Series
$375,750
Clay
  Nikolay Davydenko
6–4, 7–5
  Martin Verkerk   Luis Horna
  Olivier Rochus
  Rainer Schüttler
  Radek Štěpánek
  Michel Kratochvil
  Alexander Waske
  James Blake
  Mark Merklein

6–2, 6–4
  Julian Knowle
  Nenad Zimonjić

MayEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
3 May Telecom Italia Masters
Rome, Italy
Masters Series
$2,425,500
Clay
  Carlos Moyà
6–3, 6–3, 6–1
  David Nalbandian   Albert Costa
  Mariano Zabaleta
  Jiří Novák
  Vincent Spadea
  Nicolás Massú
  Andrei Pavel
  Mahesh Bhupathi
  Max Mirnyi

2–6, 6–3, 6–4
  Wayne Arthurs
  Paul Hanley
10 May Hamburg Masters
Hamburg, Germany
Masters Series
$2,425,500
Clay
  Roger Federer
4–6, 6–4, 6–2, 6–3
  Guillermo Coria   Lleyton Hewitt
  Ivan Ljubičić
  Carlos Moyà
  Jürgen Melzer
  Mikhail Youzhny
  David Ferrer
  Wayne Black
  Kevin Ullyett

6–4, 6–2
  Bob Bryan
  Mike Bryan
17 May Grand Prix Hassan II
Casablanca, Morocco
International Series
$351,000
Clay
  Santiago Ventura
6–3, 1–6, 6–4
  Dominik Hrbatý   Julien Benneteau
  Christophe Rochus
  Óscar Hernández
  Thierry Ascione
  Antony Dupuis
  Ivo Heuberger
  Enzo Artoni
  Fernando Vicente

3–6, 6–0, 6–4
  Yves Allegro
  Michael Kohlmann
World Team Cup
Düsseldorf, Germany
World Team Cup
$2,100,000
Clay
  Chile
2–1
  Australia   Germany
  Argentina
  Czech Republic
  Spain
  United States
  Netherlands
Internationaler Raiffeisen Grand Prix
St. Poelten, Austria
International Series
$375,750
Clay
  Filippo Volandri
6–1, 6–4
  Xavier Malisse   David Sánchez
  Jürgen Melzer
  Victor Hănescu
  Nikolay Davydenko
  Olivier Rochus
  Daniel Köllerer
  Mariano Hood
  Petr Pála

3–6, 7–5, 6–4
  Tomáš Cibulec
  Leoš Friedl
24 May
31 May
French Open
Paris, France
Grand Slam
$7,462,318
Clay
  Gastón Gaudio
0–6, 3–6, 6–4, 6–1, 8–6
  Guillermo Coria   David Nalbandian
  Tim Henman
  Gustavo Kuerten
  Lleyton Hewitt
  Carlos Moyà
  Juan Ignacio Chela
  Xavier Malisse
  Olivier Rochus

7–5, 7–5
  Michaël Llodra
  Fabrice Santoro
  Richard Gasquet
  Tatiana Golovin

6–3, 6–4
  Wayne Black
  Cara Black

JuneEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
7 June Gerry Weber Open
Halle, Germany
International Series
$791,750
Grass
  Roger Federer
6–0, 6–3
  Mardy Fish   Jiří Novák
  Rainer Schüttler
  Arnaud Clément
  Tommy Haas
  Fernando Verdasco
  Nicolas Kiefer
  Leander Paes
  David Rikl

6–2, 7–5
  Tomáš Cibulec
  Petr Pála
Stella Artois Championships
Queen's Club, London, UK
International Series
$761,750
Grass
  Andy Roddick
7–6(7–4), 6–4
  Sébastien Grosjean   Lleyton Hewitt
  Hyung-Taik Lee
  Paradorn Srichaphan
  Igor Andreev
  Karol Beck
  Radek Štěpánek
  Bob Bryan
  Mike Bryan

6–4, 6–4
  Mark Knowles
  Daniel Nestor
14 June Ordina Open
's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands
International Series
$375,750
Grass
  Michaël Llodra
6–3, 6–4
  Guillermo Coria   Mario Ančić
  Tommy Robredo
  Arnaud Clément
  Martin Verkerk
  Fernando Verdasco
  Raemon Sluiter
  Martin Damm
  Cyril Suk

6–3, 6–7(5–7), 6–3
  Lars Burgsmüller
  Jan Vacek
Nottingham Open
Nottingham, UK
International Series
$375,750
Grass
  Paradorn Srichaphan
1–6, 7–6(7–4), 6–3
  Thomas Johansson   Robin Söderling
  Taylor Dent
  Hicham Arazi
  Flávio Saretta
  Greg Rusedski
  Victor Hănescu
  Paul Hanley
  Todd Woodbridge

6–4, 6–3
  Rick Leach
  Brian MacPhie
21 June
28 June
Wimbledon Championships
Wimbledon, London, UK
Grand Slam
$8,328,704
Grass
  Roger Federer
4–6, 7–5, 7–6(7–3), 6–4
  Andy Roddick   Sébastien Grosjean
  Mario Ančić
  Lleyton Hewitt
  Florian Mayer
  Tim Henman
  Sjeng Schalken
  Jonas Björkman
  Todd Woodbridge

6–1, 6–4, 4–6, 6–4
  Julian Knowle
  Nenad Zimonjić
  Wayne Black
  Cara Black

3–6, 7–6(10–8), 6–4
  Todd Woodbridge
  Alicia Molik

JulyEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
5 July Swedish Open
Båstad, Sweden
International Series
$375,750
Clay
  Mariano Zabaleta
6–1, 4–6, 7–6(7–4)
  Gastón Gaudio   Fernando González
  Robin Söderling
  Alberto Martín
  Juan Mónaco
  Juan Ignacio Chela
  Rafael Nadal
  Mahesh Bhupathi
  Jonas Björkman

4–6, 7–6(7–2), 7–6(8–6)
  Simon Aspelin
  Todd Perry
Allianz Suisse Open
Gstaad, Switzerland
International Series
$544,750
Clay
  Roger Federer
6–2, 6–3, 5–7, 6–3
  Igor Andreev   Potito Starace
  Rainer Schüttler
  Radek Štěpánek
  Jiří Novák
  Félix Mantilla
  Rubén Ramírez Hidalgo
  Leander Paes
  David Rikl

6–4, 6–2
  Marc Rosset
  Stanislas Wawrinka
Hall of Fame Tennis Championships
Newport, USA
International Series
$380,000
Grass
  Greg Rusedski
7–6(7–5), 7–6(8–2)
  Alexander Popp   Cyril Saulnier
  Antony Dupuis
  Vincent Spadea
  Jürgen Melzer
  Jeff Morrison
  Alex Bogomolov Jr.
  Jordan Kerr
  Jim Thomas

6–3, 6–7(5–7), 6–3
  Gregory Carraz
  Nicolas Mahut
12 July Dutch Open
Amersfoort, Netherlands
International Series
$375,750
Clay
  Martin Verkerk
7–6(7–5), 4–6, 6–4
  Fernando González   Nicolás Massú
  Dennis van Scheppingen
  Tomas Behrend
  David Sánchez
  Alberto Martín
  Igor Andreev
  Jaroslav Levinský
  David Škoch

6–0, 2–6, 7–5
  José Acasuso
  Luis Horna
Mercedes Benz Cup
Los Angeles, USA
International Series
$380,000
Hard
  Tommy Haas
7–6(8–6), 6–4
  Nicolas Kiefer   Cyril Saulnier
  Jeff Morrison
  Andre Agassi
  Mardy Fish
  Greg Rusedski
  Wesley Moodie
  Bob Bryan
  Mike Bryan

6–3, 7–6(8–6)
  Wayne Arthurs
  Paul Hanley
Mercedes Cup
Stuttgart, Germany
International Series Gold
$614,750
Clay
  Guillermo Cañas
5–7, 6–2, 6–0, 1–6, 6–3
  Gastón Gaudio   Nikolay Davydenko
  David Ferrer
  Radek Štěpánek
  Albert Costa
  Rafael Nadal
  Jiří Novák
  Jiří Novák
  Radek Štěpánek

6–2, 6–4
  Simon Aspelin
  Todd Perry
19 July RCA Championships
Indianapolis, USA
International Series
$600,000
Hard
  Andy Roddick
6–2, 6–3
  Nicolas Kiefer   Ivan Ljubičić
  Gregory Carraz
  Dominik Hrbatý
  Sébastien Grosjean
  Paradorn Srichaphan
  Noam Okun
  Jordan Kerr
  Jim Thomas

6–7(7–9), 7–6(7–3), 6–3
  Wayne Black
  Kevin Ullyett
Austrian Open
Kitzbühel, Austria
International Series Gold
$724,750
Clay
  Nicolás Massú
7–6(7–3), 6–4
  Gastón Gaudio   Rainer Schüttler
  Fernando Verdasco
  Florian Mayer
  Mariano Zabaleta
  Feliciano López
  Luis Horna
  František Čermák
  Leoš Friedl

6–3, 7–5
  Lucas Arnold Ker
  Martín García
Croatia Open
Umag, Croatia
International Series
$395,750
Clay
  Guillermo Cañas
7–5, 6–3
  Filippo Volandri   Carlos Moyà
  Guillermo García-López
  Alberto Martín
  Kristof Vliegen
  Álex Calatrava
  Jiří Novák
  José Acasuso
  Flávio Saretta

4–6, 6–2, 6–4
  Jaroslav Levinský
  David Škoch
26 July Canada Masters
Toronto, Canada
Masters Series
$2,257,000
Hard
  Roger Federer
7–5, 6–3
  Andy Roddick   Thomas Johansson
  Nicolas Kiefer
  Fabrice Santoro
  Joachim Johansson
  Jürgen Melzer
  Jan Hernych
  Mahesh Bhupathi
  Leander Paes

6–4, 6–2
  Jonas Björkman
  Max Mirnyi

AugustEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
2 August Cincinnati Masters
Mason, United States
Masters Series
$2,450,000
Hard
  Andre Agassi
6–3, 3–6, 6–2
  Lleyton Hewitt   Tommy Robredo
  Andy Roddick
  Fabrice Santoro
  Marat Safin
  Carlos Moyà
  Tommy Haas
  Mark Knowles
  Daniel Nestor

6–2, 3–6, 6–3
  Jonas Björkman
  Todd Woodbridge
9 August Idea Prokom Open
Sopot, Poland
International Series
$494,750
Clay
  Rafael Nadal
6–3, 6–4
  José Acasuso   Juan Mónaco
  Félix Mantilla
  Marc López
  Jiří Vaněk
  Franco Squillari
  Adrián García
  František Čermák
  Leoš Friedl

2–6, 6–2, 6–3
  Martín García
  Sebastián Prieto
16 August Summer Olympics
Athens, Greece
Olympics
Hard
  Gold   Silver   Bronze Fourth Place   Tomáš Berdych
  Carlos Moyà
  Mikhail Youzhny
  Sébastien Grosjean
  Nicolás Massú
6–3, 3–6, 2–6, 6–3, 6–4
  Mardy Fish   Fernando González
6–4, 2–6, 16–14
  Taylor Dent
  Fernando González
Nicolás Massú

6–2, 4–6, 3–6, 7–6(9–7), 6–4
  Nicolas Kiefer
Rainer Schüttler
  Mario Ančić
Ivan Ljubičić
7–6(7–5), 4–6, 16–14
  Mahesh Bhupathi
Leander Paes
Legg Mason Tennis Classic
Washington, D. C., United States
International Series
$500,000
Hard
  Lleyton Hewitt
6–3, 6–4
  Gilles Müller   Andre Agassi
  Robby Ginepri
  Paul-Henri Mathieu
  Michel Kratochvil
  Raemon Sluiter
  Cyril Saulnier
  Chris Haggard
  Robbie Koenig

7–6(7–3), 6–1
  Travis Parrott
  Dmitry Tursunov
23 August TD Waterhouse Cup
Long Island, United States
International Series
$380,000
Hard
  Lleyton Hewitt
6–3, 6–1
  Luis Horna   Paradorn Srichaphan
  Dmitry Tursunov
  Nikolay Davydenko
  Joachim Johansson
  Jürgen Melzer
  Juan Ignacio Chela
  Antony Dupuis
  Michaël Llodra

6–2, 6–4
  Yves Allegro
  Michael Kohlmann
30 August
6 September
US Open
Flushing, New York, United States
Grand Slam
$7,946,000
Hard
  Roger Federer
6–0, 7–6(7–3), 6–0
  Lleyton Hewitt   Tim Henman
  Joachim Johansson
  Andre Agassi
  Dominik Hrbatý
  Tommy Haas
  Andy Roddick
  Mark Knowles
  Daniel Nestor

6–3, 6–3
  Leander Paes
  David Rikl
  Bob Bryan
  Vera Zvonareva

6–3, 6–4
  Todd Woodbridge
  Alicia Molik

SeptemberEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
13 September China Open
Beijing, China
International Series
$500,000
Hard
  Marat Safin
7–6(7–4), 7–5
  Mikhail Youzhny   Paradorn Srichaphan
  Jarkko Nieminen
  Hyung-Taik Lee
  Dominik Hrbatý
  David Nalbandian
  Kevin Kim
  Justin Gimelstob
  Graydon Oliver

4–6, 6–4, 7–6(8–6)
  Alex Bogomolov Jr.
  Taylor Dent
Romanian Open
Bucharest, Romania
International Series
$375,000
Clay
  José Acasuso
6–3, 6–0
  Igor Andreev   Filippo Volandri
  Florian Mayer
  Victor Hănescu
  Paul-Henri Mathieu
  Félix Mantilla
  David Ferrer
  Lucas Arnold Ker
  Mariano Hood

7–6(7–5), 6–1
  José Acasuso
  Oscar Hernandez
Delray Beach International Tennis Championships
Delray Beach, USA
International Series
$380,000
Hard
  Ricardo Mello
7–6(7–2), 6–3
  Vincent Spadea   Jeff Salzenstein
  Mario Ančić
  Hugo Armando
  Greg Rusedski
  Kenneth Carlsen
  Jérôme Golmard
  Leander Paes
  Radek Štěpánek

6–0, 6–3
  Gastón Etlis
  Martín Rodríguez
20 September Davis Cup by BNP Paribas Semifinals
Charleston, SC, USA – Hard
Alicante, Spain – Clay (Red)
Semifinal winners
  United States 4–0
  Spain 4–1
Semifinal losers
  Belarus
  France
27 September Thailand Open
Bangkok, Thailand
International Series
$550,000
Hard (indoor)
  Roger Federer
6–4, 6–0
  Andy Roddick   Paradorn Srichaphan
  Marat Safin
  Robin Söderling
  Dennis van Scheppingen
  Flávio Saretta
  Thomas Johansson
  Justin Gimelstob
  Graydon Oliver

5–7, 6–4, 6–4
  Yves Allegro
  Roger Federer
Campionati Internazionali di Sicilia
Palermo, Italy
International Series
$375,500
Clay
  Tomáš Berdych
6–3, 6–3
  Filippo Volandri   Juan Mónaco
  David Ferrer
  Nicolás Massú
  Olivier Mutis
  Nikolay Davydenko
  Andreas Seppi
  Lucas Arnold Ker
  Mariano Hood

7–5, 6–2
  Gastón Etlis
  Martín Rodríguez
Heineken Open Shanghai
Shanghai, China
International Series
$380,000
Hard
  Guillermo Cañas
6–1, 6–0
  Lars Burgsmüller   Kenneth Carlsen
  Jiří Novák
  Davide Sanguinetti
  Gilles Müller
  Ricardo Mello
  Jan-Michael Gambill
  Jared Palmer
  Pavel Vízner

4–6, 7–6(7–4), 7–6(13–11)
  Rick Leach
  Brian MacPhie

OctoberEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
4 October Grand Prix de Tennis de Lyon
Lyon, France
International Series
$791,750
Carpet (indoor)
  Robin Söderling
6–2, 3–6, 6–4
  Xavier Malisse   David Ferrer
  Vincent Spadea
  Mikhail Youzhny
  Jonas Björkman
  Joachim Johansson
  Jürgen Melzer
  Jonathan Erlich
  Andy Ram

7–6(7–2), 6–2
  Jonas Björkman
  Radek Štěpánek
AIG Japan Open Tennis Championships
Tokyo, Japan
International Series Gold
$690,000
Hard
  Jiří Novák
5–7, 6–1, 6–3
  Taylor Dent   Lleyton Hewitt
  Bohdan Ulihrach
  Cyril Saulnier
  Paradorn Srichaphan
  Björn Phau
  Gilles Müller
  Jared Palmer
  Pavel Vízner

5–1 ret.
  Jiří Novák
  Petr Pála
11 October Open de Moselle
Metz, France
International Series
$375,750
Hard (indoor)
  Jérôme Haehnel
7–6(11–9), 6–4
  Richard Gasquet   Paul-Henri Mathieu
  Jeff Morrison
  Ivan Ljubičić
  Arnaud Clément
  Àlex Corretja
  Gaël Monfils
  Arnaud Clément
  Nicolas Mahut

6–2, 7–6(10–8)
  Ivan Ljubičić
  Uros Vico
Kremlin Cup
Moscow, Russia
International Series
$1,000,000
Carpet (indoor)
  Nikolay Davydenko
3–6, 6–3, 7–5
  Greg Rusedski   Mikhail Youzhny
  Dominik Hrbatý
  Radek Štěpánek
  Kenneth Carlsen
  Igor Kunitsyn
  Joachim Johansson
  Igor Andreev
  Nikolay Davydenko

3–6, 6–3, 6–4
  Mahesh Bhupathi
  Jonas Björkman
BA-CA-TennisTrophy
Vienna, Austria
International Series Gold
$682,750
Hard (indoor)
  Feliciano López
6–4, 1–6, 7–5, 3–6, 7–5
  Guillermo Cañas   Tommy Haas
  Davide Sanguinetti
  David Nalbandian
  Robby Ginepri
  Rainer Schüttler
  Nicolás Massú
  Martin Damm
  Cyril Suk

6–7(4–7), 6–4, 7–6(7–4)
  Gastón Etlis
  Martín Rodríguez
18 October Madrid Masters
Madrid, Spain
Masters Series
$2,425,500
Hard (indoor)
  Marat Safin
6–2, 6–4, 6–3
  David Nalbandian   Ivan Ljubičić
  Andre Agassi
  Joachim Johansson
  Taylor Dent
  Luis Horna
  Tommy Robredo
  Mark Knowles
  Daniel Nestor

6–3, 6–4
  Bob Bryan
  Mike Bryan
25 October Davidoff Swiss Indoors
Basel, Switzerland
International Series
$989,750
Carpet (indoor)
  Jiří Novák
5–7, 6–3, 6–4, 1–6, 6–2
  David Nalbandian   Nicolás Massú
  Stefan Koubek
  Bohdan Ulihrach
  Rainer Schüttler
  Ivan Ljubičić
  Tim Henman
  Bob Bryan
  Mike Bryan

7–6(11–9), 6–2
  Lucas Arnold Ker
  Mariano Hood
St. Petersburg Open
St. Petersburg, Russia
International Series
$1,000,000
Carpet (indoor)
  Mikhail Youzhny
6–2, 6–2
  Karol Beck   Michaël Llodra
  Greg Rusedski
  Marat Safin
  Cyril Saulnier
  Julien Benneteau
  Ivo Karlović
  Arnaud Clément
  Michaël Llodra

6–3, 6–2
  Dominik Hrbatý
  Jaroslav Levinský
Stockholm Open
Stockholm, Sweden
International Series
$643,750
Hard (indoor)
  Thomas Johansson
3–6, 6–3, 7–6(7–4)
  Andre Agassi   Tommy Haas
  Michael Ryderstedt
  Fernando Verdasco
  Olivier Rochus
  Andrei Pavel
  Joachim Johansson
  Feliciano López
  Fernando Verdasco

6–4, 6–4
  Wayne Arthurs
  Paul Hanley

NovemberEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Semifinalists Quarterfinalists
1 November Paris Masters
Paris, France
Masters Series
$2,425,250
Carpet (indoor)
  Marat Safin
6–3, 7–6(7–5), 6–3
  Radek Štěpánek   Max Mirnyi
  Guillermo Cañas
  Robin Söderling
  Mikhail Youzhny
  Feliciano López
  Lleyton Hewitt
  Jonas Björkman
  Todd Woodbridge

6–3, 6–4
  Wayne Black
  Kevin Ullyett
8 November
15 November
Tennis Masters Cup
Houston, USA
Tennis Masters Cup
$4,450,000
Hard
  Roger Federer
6–3, 6–2
  Lleyton Hewitt   Andy Roddick
  Marat Safin
  Carlos Moyà
  Gastón Gaudio
  Tim Henman
  Guillermo Coria
  Bob Bryan
  Mike Bryan

4–6, 7–5, 6–4, 6–2
  Wayne Black
  Kevin Ullyett
22 November
No tournaments scheduled.
29 November Davis Cup by BNP Paribas Final
Seville, Spain – Clay (Red)
  Spain 3–2   United States

Statistical informationEdit

Players and titles won (Grand Slam, Masters Cup, and Olympic titles in bold), listed in order of number of titles:

The following players won their first title:

Titles won by nation:

  •   Switzerland 11 (Australian Open, Dubai, Indian Wells Masters, Hamburg Masters, Halle, Wimbledon, Gstaad, Canada Masters, US Open, Bangkok and Masters Cup)
  •   Argentina 9 (Buenos Aires, Estoril, Monte Carlo Masters, French Open, Båstad, Stuttgart, Umag, Bucharest and Shanghai)
  •   Spain 8 (Chennai, Acapulco, Valencia, Barcelona, Rome Masters, Casablanca, Sopot and Vienna)
  •   Russia 6 (Munich, Beijing, Moscow, Madrid Masters, St. Petersburg and Paris Masters)
  •   United States 6 (San Jose, Scottsdale, Miami Masters, London Queen's Club, Indianapolis and Cincinnati Masters)
  •   Australia 4 (Sydney, Rotterdam, Washington, D.C. and Long Island)
  •   France 4 (Doha, Milan, 's-Hertogenbosch and Metz)
  •   Chile 3 (Viña del Mar, Kitzbühel and Athens Olympics)
  •   Czech Republic 3 (Palermo, Tokyo and Basel)
  •   Slovakia 3 (Adelaide, Auckland and Marseille)
  •   Sweden 3 (Memphis, Lyon and Stockholm)
  •   Brazil 2 (Costa do Sauipe and Delray Beach)
  •   Germany 2 (Houston and Los Angeles)
  •   Italy 1 (St. Poelten)
  •   Netherlands 1 (Amersfoort)
  •   Thailand 1 (Nottingham)
  •   United Kingdom 1 (Newport)

Entry rankingsEdit

SinglesEdit

ATP Rankings

As of 15 December 2003[1]
Rk Name Nation Points
1 Andy Roddick   USA 4,535
2 Roger Federer    SUI 4,375
3 Juan Carlos Ferrero   ESP 4,205
4 Andre Agassi   USA 3,425
5 Guillermo Coria   ARG 3,330
6 Rainer Schüttler   GER 3,205
7 Carlos Moyà   ESP 2,280
8 David Nalbandián   ARG 2,060
9 Mark Philippoussis   AUS 1,615
10 Sébastien Grosjean   FRA 1,610
11 Paradorn Srichaphan   THA 1,595
12 Nicolas Massú   CHI 1,559
13 Jiří Novák   CZE 1,510
14 Younes El Aynaoui   MAR 1,480
15 Tim Henman   GBR 1,480
16 Gustavo Kuerten   BRA 1,470
17 Lleyton Hewitt   AUS 1,450
18 Sjeng Schalken   NED 1,445
19 Martin Verkerk   NED 1,425
20 Mardy Fish   USA 1,300
Final rankings as of (20 December 2004)[2]
Rk Name Nation Points High Low Change
1 Roger Federer    SUI 6,335 1 2   1
2 Andy Roddick   USA 3,655 1 3   1
3 Lleyton Hewitt   AUS 3,590 3 20   14
4 Marat Safin   RUS 3,060 4 86   73
5 Carlos Moyà   ESP 2,520 4 9   2
6 Tim Henman   GBR 2,465 4 15   9
7 Guillermo Coria   ARG 2,400 3 7   2
8 Andre Agassi   USA 2,100 4 11   4
9 David Nalbandián   ARG 1,945 4 14   1
10 Gastón Gaudio   ARG 1,920 8 44   24
11 Joachim Johansson   SWE 1,595 11 95   84
12 Guillermo Cañas   ARG 1,595 11 272   260
13 Tommy Robredo   ESP 1,465 12 27   8
14 Dominik Hrbatý   SVK 1,380 12 61   47
15 Sébastien Grosjean   FRA 1,370 9 16   5
16 Mikhail Youzhny   RUS 1,340 16 58   27
17 Tommy Haas   GER 1,330 17 NR NR
18 Andrei Pavel   ROU 1,325 13 69   51
19 Nicolas Massú   CHI 1,320 9 19   7
20 Vincent Spadea   USA 1,285 19 36   9

Roger Federer was the ATP Race Champion, finishing the 2004 season as the world number 1 with 6,335 total points.

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 2004 season:

  •   ITA Renzo Furlan (born 17 May 1970 in Conegliano, Veneto, Italy) He turned professional in 1988 and reached his career-high ranking of world no. 19 in 1996. He reached the quarterfinals of the French Open in 1995 and earned two career ATP titles. He played his last match in Lugano in June against Jérôme Haehnel.[3]
  •   GER Marc-Kevin Goellner (born 22 September 1970 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) He turned professional in 1991 and reached his career-high singles ranking of world no. 26 in 1994. He earned two career singles titles and four doubles titles, being ranked no. 25 in doubles. His last singles and doubles matches were in Kish Island, Iran in November.[4]
  •   CRO Goran Ivanišević (born 13 September 1971 in Split, Croatia) He turned professional in 1988 and reached his career-high ranking of world no. 2 in 1994. He won Wimbledon in 2001, was a semifinalist at the US Open, and a quarterfinalist at the Australian and French Opens. He also won two bronze medals in singles and doubles at the 1992 Olympics. He won 22 singles titles and four doubles titles. He played his last career match at Wimbledon against Lleyton Hewitt.[5]
  •   SWE Magnus Larsson (born 25 March 1970 in Olofström, Blekinge, Sweden) He turned professional in 1989 and reached his highest singles ranking of world no. 10 in 1995. He reached the semifinals of the French Open in 1994 and the quarterfinals of the US Open three times (1993, 1997, and 1998), as well as earning seven career ATP titles. His highest doubles ranking was no. 26 (also in 1995), and he earned six doubles titles. His final career ATP match was in Copenhagen in February 2003 against Radek Štěpánek.[6]
  •   USA Todd Martin (born July 8, 1970, in Hinsdale, Illinois) He turned professional in 1990 and reached a career-high ranking of world no. 4. He was a finalist at the 1994 Australian Open and the 1999 US Open, as well as earning eight career titles. He played his last match in the first round of the US Open against Fabrice Santoro.[7]
  •   SWE Magnus Norman (born 30 May 1976 in Filipstad, Sweden) He turned professional in 1995 and reached a career-high ranking of world no. 2. He was a finalist at the French Open in 2000. He won 12 singles titles, including the 2000 Tennis Masters Series tournament in Rome. He played his last singles match in the quarterfinals in Shanghai in September 2003 against Jiří Novák.[8]
  •   CHI Marcelo Ríos (born December 26, 1975, in Santiago, Chile) He turned professional in 1994 and reached the no. 1 ranking in the world. He was a finalist at the Australian Open in 1998 and a quarterfinalist at the French and US Opens. He played his last career match in April in San Luis Potosí against Mariano Delfino.[9]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "ATP rankings, as of 15 December 2003". Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP). 2000-12-18. Retrieved 2016-09-24.
  2. ^ "ATP rankings, as of 20 December 2004". Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP). 2000-12-18. Retrieved 2016-09-24.
  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
  9. ^ ATP Player Activity page

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