1998 French Open - Men's Singles
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1998 French Open %E2%80%93 Men's Singles
Men's Singles
1998 French Open
ChampionSpain Carlos Moyá
Runner-upSpain Àlex Corretja
Final score6-3, 7-5, 6-3
Details
Draw128
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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Carlos Moyá defeated Àlex Corretja in an all-Spanish final, 6-3, 7-5, 6-3 to win the Men's Singles tennis title at the 1998 French Open. Gustavo Kuerten was the defending champion, but he was eliminated in the second round by Marat Safin, who was appearing in the main draw of a Grand Slam tournament for the first time.

Seeds

  1. United States Pete Sampras (Second round)
  2. Czech Republic Petr Korda (First round)
  3. Chile Marcelo Ríos (Quarterfinals)
  4. Australia Patrick Rafter (Second round)
  5. United Kingdom Greg Rusedski (First round)
  6. Russia Yevgeny Kafelnikov (Second round)
  7. Sweden Jonas Björkman (First round)
  8. Brazil Gustavo Kuerten (Second round)
  9. Slovakia Karol Ku?era (First round)
  10. Netherlands Richard Krajicek (Third round)
  11. United States Michael Chang (Third round)
  12. Spain Carlos Moyá (Champion)
  13. Spain Albert Costa (Fourth round)
  14. Spain Àlex Corretja (Final)
  15. Spain Félix Mantilla (Semifinals)
  16. Spain Alberto Berasategui (Fourth round)

Qualifying

Draw

Key

Finals

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                     
15 Spain Félix Mantilla 6 6 4 6
  Austria Thomas Muster 4 2 6 3
15 Spain Félix Mantilla 7 2 4 2
12 Spain Carlos Moyá 5 6 6 6
3 Chile Marcelo Ríos 1 6 2 4
12 Spain Carlos Moyá 6 2 6 6
12 Spain Carlos Moyá 6 7 6
14 Spain Àlex Corretja 3 5 3
  Belgium Filip Dewulf 5 4 3
14 Spain Àlex Corretja 7 6 6
14 Spain Àlex Corretja 6 6 6
  France Cédric Pioline 3 4 2
  France Cédric Pioline 3 6 78 4 6
  Morocco Hicham Arazi 6 2 666 3

Top half

Section 1

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
1 United States P Sampras 6 6 6
United States T Martin 4 3 3 1 United States P Sampras 663 4
Paraguay R Delgado 6 Paraguay R Delgado 78 6 6
Czech Republic M Damm 2 r Paraguay R Delgado 2 77 6 79
Armenia S Sargsian 5 Armenia S Sargsian 6 644 67
United Kingdom T Henman 2 r Armenia S Sargsian 6 6 656
Ukraine A Medvedev 651 6 6 1 Italy A Gaudenzi 4 2 77 4
Italy A Gaudenzi 77 6 0 2 6 Paraguay R Delgado 2 2 4
Argentina L Arnold Ker 4 6 6 6 15 Spain F Mantilla 6 6 6
Italy D Sanguinetti 6 4 1 4 Argentina L Arnold Ker 6 6 4 0 3
France F Santoro 6 6 6 France F Santoro 4 4 6 6 6
WC France J-F Bachelot 3 1 2 France F Santoro 6 2 2 5
France A Clément 4 1 2 15 Spain F Mantilla 4 6 6 7
Zimbabwe B Black 6 6 6 Zimbabwe B Black 2 2 62
Q Austria W Schranz 2 4 2 15 Spain F Mantilla 6 6 77
15 Spain F Mantilla 6 6 6

Section 2

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
9 Slovakia K Ku?era 6 2 4 3
Australia T Woodbridge 1 6 6 6 Australia T Woodbridge 6 4 6 6
Costa Rica JA Marín 3 6662 France G Raoux 4 6 3 0
France G Raoux 6 78 77 Australia T Woodbridge 5 3 2
United States V Spadea 5 5 Brazil F Meligeni 7 6 6
Canada D Nestor 7 2 r United States V Spadea 65633
Brazil F Meligeni 6 6 6 Brazil F Meligeni 77 77 6
Sweden T Johansson 4 2 4 Brazil F Meligeni 4 710 3 6 3
Sweden T Nydahl 3 623 Austria T Muster 6 686 3 6
Australia S Draper 6 77 6 Australia S Draper 3 6 77 622
Germany M Craca 1 1 1 Q Belgium C Van Garsse 6 3 6577 6
Q Belgium C Van Garsse 6 6 6 Q Belgium C Van Garsse 2 6 632
Germany N Kiefer 6 6 77 Austria T Muster 6 4 77 6
Germany T Haas 1 2 63 Germany N Kiefer 2 1 3
Austria T Muster 6 6 6 Austria T Muster 6 6 6
7 Sweden J Björkman 3 3 3

Section 3

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
3 Chile M Ríos 7 6 3 6
New Zealand B Steven 5 2 6 3 3 Chile M Ríos 6 6 6
5 7 6126 6 4 2 2
Australia M Tebbutt 7 5 714 4 3 3 Chile M Ríos 6 3
Q Germany B Karbacher 2 6 3 1 South Africa W Ferreira 1 3 r
Sweden M Norman 6 1 6 6 Sweden M Norman 4 4 4
Germany M Sinner 644 5 South Africa W Ferreira 6 6 6
South Africa W Ferreira 77 6 7 3 Chile M Ríos 4 6 6 6
Czech Republic B Ulihrach 6 676 6 13 Spain A Costa 6 4 3 3
Zimbabwe W Black 1 79 2 3 Czech Republic B Ulihrach 3 627 6 9
6 7 6 Australia M Philippoussis 6 77 5 4 7
LL Germany O Gross 1 5 4 Czech Republic B Ulihrach 3 3 0
Spain J Burillo 78 3 2 3 13 Spain A Costa 6 6 6
Germany M-K Goellner 666 6 6 Germany M-K Goellner 4 6 2
Denmark K Carlsen 3 2 2 13 Spain A Costa 6 7 6
13 Spain A Costa 6 6 6

Section 4

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
12 Spain C Moyá 7 6 6
WC France S Grosjean 5 1 4 12 Spain C Moyá 6 716 6
WC France J-B Perlant 666 3 6 1 Q Spain P Imaz 4 6142
Q Spain P Imaz 78 3 6 3 6 12 Spain C Moyá 6 77 6
Czech Republic C Dosed?l 5 1 2 Q Australia A Ilie 2 613
Sweden M Tillström 7 6 6 Sweden M Tillström 711 3 3 4
Spain J Alonso 6 3 3 2 Q Australia A Ilie 696 6 6
Q Australia A Ilie 4 6 6 6 12 Spain C Moyá 6 7 3 6
United States J Courier 77 6 0 6 Q Germany J Knippschild 3 5 6 4
Australia R Fromberg 614 6 4 United States J Courier 4 2 3
Q Germany J Knippschild 6 6 6 Q Germany J Knippschild 6 6 6
Spain C Costa 4 2 4 Q Germany J Knippschild 2 0 78 6 6
Q Spain J Mas 0 6 6 77 Belgium J Van Herck 6 6 664 2
Q United States M Sell 6 4 2 64 Q Spain J Mas 3 645
Belgium J Van Herck 6 6 6 Belgium J Van Herck 6 77 7
5 United Kingdom G Rusedski 4 4 4

Bottom half

Section 5

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
6 Russia Y Kafelnikov 6 4 6 6
Q Italy M Navarra 4 6 1 4 6 Russia Y Kafelnikov 6 610641
Romania D Pescariu 644 4 Sweden T Enqvist 4 712 77 6
Sweden T Enqvist 77 6 6 Sweden T Enqvist 3 2 3
Q Italy M Martelli 77 78 77 Belgium F Dewulf 6 6 6
Croatia G Ivani?evi? 636662 Q Italy M Martelli 654 67
Belgium F Dewulf 77 7 77 Belgium F Dewulf 77 6 79
Sweden M Larsson 605 65 Belgium F Dewulf 7 6 6
WC France A Di Pasquale 6 5 636 0 Spain F Clavet 5 3 1
WC France O Delaître 2 7 77 1 6 WC France O Delaître 2 4 77 1
Spain F Clavet 6 6 6 Spain F Clavet 6 6 646
PR Russia A Chesnokov 1 4 1 Spain F Clavet 3 77 6 6
Q Netherlands J van Lottum 656 6 3 6 11 United States M Chang 6 652 4
Netherlands J Siemerink 77 3 2 6 2 Q Netherlands J van Lottum 5 2 0 r
Spain Á Calatrava 5 3 2 11 United States M Chang 7 6 3
11 United States M Chang 7 6 6

Section 6

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
14 Spain À Corretja 6 6 0 6
Morocco K Alami 3 2 6 4 14 Spain À Corretja 6 6 6
Spain F Vicente 4 6 6 6 Spain F Vicente 3 2 3
Australia M Woodforde 6 4 2 1 14 Spain À Corretja 6 5 647 9
Switzerland M Rosset 2 1 6 4 Argentina H Gumy 1 7 77 5 7
Italy G Pozzi 6 6 4 6 Italy G Pozzi 2 3 6 7 9
Argentina H Gumy 6 6 6 Argentina H Gumy 6 6 3 5 11
Spain S Bruguera 2 2 3 14 Spain À Corretja 6 6 6
WC France O Mutis 4 6 6 3 2 Australia J Stoltenberg 4 4 3
Germany D Prinosil 6 1 4 6 6 Germany D Prinosil 4 3 711 1
Sweden M Gustafsson 6 4 6 6 Sweden M Gustafsson 6 6 696
United States A O'Brien 2 6 2 2 Sweden M Gustafsson 1 6 4 4
Australia J Stoltenberg 6 4 6 4 10 Australia J Stoltenberg 6 2 6 6
Spain G Blanco 2 6 0 6 8 Australia J Stoltenberg 6 2 6 6
Canada S Lareau 77 6 1 3 2 4 Australia P Rafter 4 6 3 2
4 Australia P Rafter 653 6 6 6

Section 7

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
8 Brazil G Kuerten 6 6 6
WC France C Auffray 0 2 2 8 Brazil G Kuerten 6 656 1 4
Q Russia M Safin 5 7 6 3 6 Q Russia M Safin 3 77 3 6 6
United States A Agassi 7 5 2 6 2 Q Russia M Safin 6 3 6 7
Netherlands S Schalken 6 2 4 5 Czech Republic D Vacek 3 6 3 5
Czech Republic D Vacek 1 6 6 7 Czech Republic D Vacek 6 2 7 77
Q Argentina M Rodríguez 3 2 4 United States J-M Gambill 4 6 5 60
United States J-M Gambill 6 6 6 Q Russia M Safin 5 6 77 4 4
Uruguay M Filippini 1 6 5 77 4 France C Pioline 7 4 656 6
France C Pioline 6 3 7 646 France C Pioline 7 6 3 6
Q France J Boutter 666 6 77 Q France J Boutter 5 3 6 4
Germany C Vinck 78 3 4 65 France C Pioline 6 6 7
Q France R Gilbert 6 6 2 2 11 10 Netherlands R Krajicek 3 2 5
Spain A Portas 3 3 6 6 9 Q France R Gilbert 5 4 1
Ecuador N Lapentti 4 4 77 65 10 Netherlands R Krajicek 7 6 6
10 Netherlands R Krajicek 6 6 6277

Section 8

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
16 Spain A Berasategui 4 79 6 6
South Africa G Stafford 6 673 1 16 Spain A Berasategui 6 3 6 6
WC France G Solvès 6 6 3 658 WC France G Solvès 3 6 3 4
United States R Reneberg 4 2 6 77 6 16 Spain A Berasategui 626 7 7
Slovakia D Hrbatý 2 6 6 6 Slovakia D Hrbatý 77 3 5 5
United States S Campbell 6 3 3 3 Slovakia D Hrbatý 6 6 6
Spain J Sánchez 666 7 4 3 Spain JA Viloca 3 3 3
Spain JA Viloca 78 3 5 6 6 16 Spain A Berasategui 2 4 6 3
Czech Republic J Novák 0 2 61 Morocco H Arazi 6 6 3 6
Morocco H Arazi 6 6 77 Morocco H Arazi 6 6 6
France J Golmard 1 2 0 France N Escudé 3 4 2
France N Escudé 6 6 6 Morocco H Arazi 6 0 6 77
United States J Tarango 6 6 77 Q Argentina M Zabaleta 4 6 4 63
Netherlands P Haarhuis 4 1 64 United States J Tarango 0 2 2
Q Argentina M Zabaleta 6 6 3 4 6 Q Argentina M Zabaleta 6 6 6
2 Czech Republic P Korda 0 2 6 6 3

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