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2018 Mutua Madrid Open – Men's Singles

Rafael Nadal was the defending champion, but lost to Dominic Thiem in the quarterfinals.[1]

Men's Singles
2018 Mutua Madrid Open
ChampionGermany Alexander Zverev
Runner-upAustria Dominic Thiem
Final score6–4, 6–4
Details
Draw56 (7Q / 4WC)
Seeds16
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women
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Alexander Zverev won the title, defeating Thiem in the final, 6–4, 6–4.

Despite his withdrawal from the clay court season, Roger Federer regained the ATP no. 1 singles ranking as Nadal failed to defend his title.[2]

SeedsEdit

The top eight seeds receive a bye into the second round.

01.    Rafael Nadal (Quarterfinals)
02.    Alexander Zverev (Champion)
03.    Grigor Dimitrov (Second round)
04.    Juan Martín del Potro (Third round)
05.    Dominic Thiem (Final)
06.    Kevin Anderson (Semifinals)
07.    John Isner (Quarterfinals)
08.    David Goffin (Third round)
09.    Pablo Carreño Busta (First round)
10.    Novak Djokovic (Second round)
11.    Roberto Bautista Agut (Second round)
12.    Jack Sock (First round)
13.    Diego Schwartzman (Third round)
14.    Tomáš Berdych (First round)
15.    Lucas Pouille (First round)
16.    Fabio Fognini (First round)

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

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
               
1   Rafael Nadal 5 3
5   Dominic Thiem 7 6
5   Dominic Thiem 6 6
6   Kevin Anderson 4 2
Q   Dušan Lajović 636 3
6   Kevin Anderson 77 3 6
5   Dominic Thiem 4 4
2   Alexander Zverev 6 6
  Kyle Edmund 5 78 4
  Denis Shapovalov 7 666
  Denis Shapovalov 4 1
2   Alexander Zverev 6 6
7   John Isner 4 5
2   Alexander Zverev 6 7

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
1   R Nadal 6 6
  G Monfils 6 3 6   G Monfils 3 1
Q   N Basilashvili 2 6 3 1   R Nadal 6 6
WC   P Andújar 643 13   D Schwartzman 3 4
  F López 77 6   F López 5 6 2
  A Mannarino 1 3 13   D Schwartzman 7 2 6
13   D Schwartzman 6 6 1   R Nadal 5 3
9   P Carreño Busta 4 2 5   D Thiem 7 6
  B Ćorić 6 6   B Ćorić 6 6
Q   M Copil 4 4   J-L Struff 0 2
  J-L Struff 6 6   B Ćorić 6 654
Q   F Delbonis 6 2 78 5   D Thiem 2 77 6
  M Zverev 1 6 66Q   F Delbonis 6 3 5
5   D Thiem 4 6 7

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
4   JM del Potro 6 6
  J Benneteau 4 2   D Džumhur 3 3
  D Džumhur 6 6 4   JM del Potro 6 4 66
  K Khachanov 3 2 Q   D Lajović 3 6 78
Q   D Lajović 6 6 Q   D Lajović 77 77
  R Gasquet 6 6   R Gasquet 6161
14   T Berdych 4 2 Q   D Lajović 636 3
11   R Bautista Agut 636 6 6   K Anderson 77 3 6
  J Donaldson 77 4 4 11   R Bautista Agut 3 6 5
  P Kohlschreiber 6 6   P Kohlschreiber 6 4 7
  Y Sugita 4 3   P Kohlschreiber 3 67
Q   M Kukushkin 6 6 6   K Anderson 6 79
WC   R Carballés Baena 3 2 Q   M Kukushkin 7 632
6   K Anderson 5 77 6

Bottom halfEdit

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
8   D Goffin 7 6
  R Haase 6 6   R Haase 5 3
  H Chung 2 0 8   D Goffin 3 3
  D Medvedev 4 0   K Edmund 6 6
  K Edmund 6 6   K Edmund 6 2 6
  K Nishikori 5 4 10   N Djokovic 3 6 3
10   N Djokovic 7 6   K Edmund 5 78 4
15   L Pouille 2 3   D Shapovalov 7 666
  B Paire 6 6   B Paire 656 4
  D Shapovalov 6 6   D Shapovalov 77 4 6
  T Sandgren 1 4   D Shapovalov 6 6
Q   N Kicker 3 2   M Raonic 4 4
  M Raonic 6 6   M Raonic 7 3 6
3   G Dimitrov 5 6 3

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
7   J Isner 77 79
WC   G García López 4 67   R Harrison 6167
  R Harrison 6 79 7   J Isner 6977 77
  P Gojowczyk 7 2 5   P Cuevas 711 6364
  A Ramos Viñolas 5 6 7   A Ramos Viñolas 1 77 2
  P Cuevas 656 6   P Cuevas 6 626
12   J Sock 77 4 0 7   J Isner 4 5
16   F Fognini 3 4 2   A Zverev 6 7
  L Mayer 6 6   L Mayer 6 6
  F Verdasco 7 6   F Verdasco 2 1
  P Lorenzi 5 4   L Mayer 4 2
Q   E Donskoy 5 6 77 2   A Zverev 6 6
WC   S Tsitsipas 7 4 63Q   E Donskoy 2 5
2   A Zverev 6 7

QualifyingEdit

SeedsEdit

  1.   Taylor Fritz (Qualifying competition)
  2.   Viktor Troicki (Qualifying competition)
  3.   Florian Mayer (Qualifying competition)
  4.   Pierre-Hugues Herbert (Qualifying competition)
  5.   Nikoloz Basilashvili (Qualified)
  6.   Federico Delbonis (Qualified)
  7.   Marius Copil (Qualified)
  8.   Evgeny Donskoy (Qualified)
  9.   Denis Istomin (First round)
  10.   Mirza Bašić (Qualifying competition)
  11.   Dušan Lajović (Qualified)
  12.   Nicolás Kicker (Qualified)
  13.   Mikhail Kukushkin (Qualified)
  14.   Mikhail Youzhny (Qualifying competition)

QualifiersEdit

Qualifying drawEdit

First qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
1   Taylor Fritz 3 6 6
WC   Alejandro Davidovich Fokina 6 4 4
1   Taylor Fritz 2 6 3
12   Nicolás Kicker 6 3 6
    Jürgen Zopp 4 64
12   Nicolás Kicker 6 77

Second qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
2   Viktor Troicki 4 6 7
Alt   Pedro Cachín 6 3 5
2   Viktor Troicki 651
13   Mikhail Kukushkin 77 6
    Nicolas Mahut 3 4
13   Mikhail Kukushkin 6 6

Third qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
3   Florian Mayer 77 710
    Marcel Granollers 6168
3   Florian Mayer 3 3
11   Dušan Lajović 6 6
WC   Daniel Gimeno Traver 2 4
11   Dušan Lajović 6 6

Fourth qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
4   Pierre-Hugues Herbert 6 6
    Ramkumar Ramanathan 4 3
4   Pierre-Hugues Herbert 6 3 66
8   Evgeny Donskoy 3 6 78
    Stefano Travaglia 642
8   Evgeny Donskoy 77 6

Fifth qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
5   Nikoloz Basilashvili 4 3
    Bjorn Fratangelo 6 2r
5   Nikoloz Basilashvili 6 686
10   Mirza Bašić 4 710 3
WC   Nicolás Álvarez Varona 6 622
10   Mirza Bašić 3 77 6

Sixth qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
6   Federico Delbonis 6 6
Alt   Miguel Semmler 4 1
6   Federico Delbonis 6 6
14   Mikhail Youzhny 3 1
    Matteo Berrettini 6 3 2
14   Mikhail Youzhny 3 6 6

Seventh qualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
7   Marius Copil 6 3 6
    Ilya Ivashka 4 6 3
7   Marius Copil 77 626
WC   Jaume Munar 6577 4
WC   Jaume Munar 77 6
9   Denis Istomin 650

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Mutua Madrid Open Overview". 29 April 2018.
  2. ^ Rhys Turrell (2018-04-02). "Roger Federer loses No.1 ranking to Rafael Nadal... but here's how Swiss can win it back". Daily Star. Retrieved 2018-04-14.