2006 Australian Open - Men's Singles
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2006 Australian Open %E2%80%93 Men's Singles
Men's Singles
2006 Australian Open
ChampionSwitzerland Roger Federer
Runner-upCyprus Marcos Baghdatis
Final score5-7, 7-5, 6-0, 6-2
Details
Draw128
Seeds32
Events
Singles men women boys girls
Doubles men women mixed boys girls
Legends men women mixed
WC Singles men women quad
WC Doubles men women quad
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First-seeded Roger Federer defeated unseeded Marcos Baghdatis, 5-7, 7-5, 6-0, 6-2, in the final to win the Men's Singles tennis title at the 2006 Australian Open. Baghdatis became the first unseeded Australian Open finalist since Thomas Enqvist at the 1999 Australian Open, as well as the first Cypriot player (male or female) to reach the Grand Slam final.[1][2]

Marat Safin was the defending champion but pulled out due to an injury.

Seeds

  1. Switzerland Roger Federer (Champion)
  2. United States Andy Roddick (Fourth round)
  3. Australia Lleyton Hewitt (Second round)
  4. Argentina David Nalbandian (Semifinals)
  5. Russia Nikolay Davydenko (Quarterfinals)
  6. Argentina Guillermo Coria (Third round)
  7. Croatia Ivan Ljubi?i? (Quarterfinals)
  8. Argentina Gastón Gaudio (Third round)
  9. Chile Fernando González (First round)
  10. Sweden Thomas Johansson (Fourth round)
  11. Spain David Ferrer (Fourth round)
  12. Slovakia Dominik Hrbatý (Fourth round)
  13. United States Robby Ginepri (Second round)
  14. France Richard Gasquet (First round)
  15. Spain Juan Carlos Ferrero (Third round)
  16. Spain Tommy Robredo (Fourth round)
  17. Czech Republic Radek ?t?pánek (Second round)
  18. Croatia Mario An?i? (Third round)
  19. Czech Republic Tomá? Berdych (Second round)
  20. United States James Blake (Third round)
  21. Germany Nicolas Kiefer (Semifinals)
  22. France Gaël Monfils (First round)
  23. Russia Igor Andreev (Third round)
  24. Belgium Olivier Rochus (Second round)
  25. France Sébastien Grosjean (Quarterfinals)
  26. Finland Jarkko Nieminen (Third round)
  27. United States Taylor Dent (First round)
  28. Spain Fernando Verdasco (Second round)
  29. Italy Filippo Volandri (First round, retired)
  30. Belarus Max Mirnyi (Third round)
  31. Spain Feliciano López (Third round)
  32. Spain Carlos Moyá (First round)

Qualifying

Draw

Key

Finals

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                     
1 Switzerland Roger Federer 6 3 79 77
5 Russia Nikolay Davydenko 4 6 6765
1 Switzerland Roger Federer 6 5 6 6
21 Germany Nicolas Kiefer 3 7 0 2
21 Germany Nicolas Kiefer 6 0 6 618
25 France Sébastien Grosjean 3 6 4 77 6
1 Switzerland Roger Federer 5 7 6 6
  Cyprus Marcos Baghdatis 7 5 0 2
  France Fabrice Santoro 5 0 0
4 Argentina David Nalbandian 7 6 6
4 Argentina David Nalbandian 6 7 3 4 4
  Cyprus Marcos Baghdatis 3 5 6 6 6
7 Croatia Ivan Ljubi?i? 4 2 6 6 3
  Cyprus Marcos Baghdatis 6 6 4 3 6

Top Half

Section 1

Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4
1 Switzerland R Federer 6 6 6
WC Uzbekistan D Istomin 2 3 2 1 Switzerland R Federer 6 6 6
  South Korea H-t Lee 4 1 6 4   Germany F Mayer 1 4 0
  Germany F Mayer 6 6 4 6 1 Switzerland R Federer 6 6 6
Q Sweden J Adaktusson 653 2 30 Belarus M Mirnyi 3 4 3
  Italy D Sanguinetti 7 6 6   Italy D Sanguinetti 5 3 6 68
  France T Ascione 3 6 1 7 0 30 Belarus M Mirnyi 7 6 4 7
30 Belarus M Mirnyi 6 3 6 646 1 Switzerland R Federer 6 6 3 4 6
24 Belgium O Rochus 6 6 6   Germany T Haas 4 0 6 6 2
WC France M Llodra 4 2 2 24 Belgium O Rochus 7 4 1 7 1
  Czech Republic I Miná? 64654 WC Australia P Luczak 646 6 616
WC Australia P Luczak 7 7 6 WC Australia P Luczak 6 3 4 4
  United States P Goldstein 6 1 6 6   Germany T Haas 4 6 6 6
  Serbia N Djokovic 2 6 3 2   United States P Goldstein 0 1 2
  Germany T Haas 6 7 6   Germany T Haas 6 6 6
14 France R Gasquet 2 5 2

Section 2

Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4
12 Slovakia D Hrbatý 3 4 6 6 6
Q Austria O Marach 6 6 2 1 3 12 Slovakia D Hrbatý 6 7 5 4 10
Q United States Z Fleishman 4 667 6 3   Belgium D Norman 2 5 7 6 8
  Belgium D Norman 6 7 5 0 6 12 Slovakia D Hrbatý 1 6 6 2 6
Q Czech Republic P ?nobel 4 6 2 4 23 Russia I Andreev 6 4 3 6 4
  Netherlands R Sluiter 6 2 6 6   Netherlands R Sluiter 6 3 646 2
  Spain N Almagro 5 4 3 23 Russia I Andreev 3 6 7 2 6
23 Russia I Andreev 7 6 6 12 Slovakia D Hrbatý 6 6 4 2 3
29 Italy F Volandri 2 3 r 5 4 4 6 6 6
WC Australia N Healey 6 6 WC Australia N Healey 6 646 6
  Italy P Starace 5 7 3 6 3 WC United States A Delic 4 7 3 4
WC United States A Delic 7 636 3 6 WC Australia N Healey 2 7 4 5
Q Israel H Levy 4 4 0 5 6 5 6 7
  United States K Kim 6 6 6   United States K Kim 6 0 3 2
  Croatia I Karlovi? 5 6 6 5 3 5 4 6 6 6
5 7 4 3 7 6

Section 3

Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4
3 Australia L Hewitt 6 2 5 7 6
  Czech Republic R Vik 4 6 7 643 3 Australia L Hewitt 4 4 7 2
  United Kingdom A Murray 1 3 3   Argentina JI Chela 6 6 686
  Argentina JI Chela 6 6 6   Argentina JI Chela 6 6 6
  Belgium C Rochus 3 1 4   Belgium K Vliegen 1 4 4
  Belgium K Vliegen 6 6 6   Belgium K Vliegen 3 6 7 7
  Denmark K Carlsen 654 4 28 Spain F Verdasco 6 2 645
28 Spain F Verdasco 7 6 6   Argentina JI Chela 643 3
21 Germany N Kiefer 654 7 6 6 21 Germany N Kiefer 7 6 6
  Thailand P Srichaphan 7 6 651 2 21 Germany N Kiefer 4 6 6 6
  Australia W Arthurs 3 4 6 62   Serbia and Montenegro B Pa?anski 6 1 4 1
  Serbia and Montenegro B Pa?anski 6 6 4 7 21 Germany N Kiefer 6 6 5 6
  Italy A Seppi 6 4 6 2 4 15 Spain JC Ferrero 3 2 7 2
Q Serbia and Montenegro J Tipsarevi? 1 6 4 6 6 Q Serbia and Montenegro J Tipsarevi? 3 6 7 3 2
  Czech Republic T Zíb 5 0 2 15 Spain JC Ferrero 6 3 5 6 6
15 Spain JC Ferrero 7 6 6

Section 4

Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4
9 Chile F González 6 663 7 5
Q 4 7 6 637 Q 0 652
  France A Clément 3 643   France P-H Mathieu 6 7 6
  France P-H Mathieu 6 7 6   7 7 6
  Argentina C Berlocq 4 636 64   Peru L Horna 62671
  Germany B Phau 6 7 2 7   Germany B Phau 3 2 1
  Peru L Horna 6 7 6   Peru L Horna 6 6 6
22 France G Monfils 4 5 1   5 2 2
25 France S Grosjean 6 6 6 25 France S Grosjean 7 6 6
WC 4 2 3 25 France S Grosjean 6 6 6
  Monaco J-R Lisnard 6 2 4 3   Argentina J Mónaco 4 3 3
  Argentina J Mónaco 4 6 6 6 25 France S Grosjean 6 6 3 6
  Costa Rica JA Marín 1 4 5 6 Argentina G Coria 3 2 6 4
LL Italy F Luzzi 6 6 7 LL Italy F Luzzi 6104 3
  Romania V H?nescu 4 6 6 2 1 6 Argentina G Coria 7 6 6
6 Argentina G Coria 6 1 4 6 6

Bottom Half

Section 5

Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4
8 Argentina G Gaudio 6 5
  Romania R Sab?u 2 0 r 8 Argentina G Gaudio 6 6 6
Q Germany L Burgsmüller 3 6 7 6 Q Germany L Burgsmüller 3 2 3
  Germany R Schüttler 6 3 623 8 Argentina G Gaudio 3 2 7 6 4
  France F Santoro 3 6 6 6   France F Santoro 6 6 5 1 6
  United States V Spadea 6 0 2 3   France F Santoro 6 6 6
  Romania A Pavel 6 7 4 3 6   Romania A Pavel 4 1 4
32 Spain C Moyà 4 656 6 4   France F Santoro 6 7 7
18 Croatia M An?i? 6 4 6 6 11 Spain D Ferrer 4 5 5
  Argentina A Calleri 4 6 3 4 18 Croatia M An?i? 6 6 6
  Czech Republic J Hernych 2 6 7 6   Czech Republic J Hernych 1 4 4
  Spain F Vicente 6 3 652 18 Croatia M An?i? 3 3 3
  Italy D Bracciali 6 7 6 11 Spain D Ferrer 6 6 6
Q Chinese Taipei Y-h Lu 1 642   Italy D Bracciali 4 4 7 2
  France F Serra 6 3 1 4 11 Spain D Ferrer 6 6 656
11 Spain D Ferrer 4 6 6 6

Section 6

Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4
16 Spain T Robredo 6 7 6
  Czech Republic J Van?k 4 663 16 Spain T Robredo 7 3 7 6
  United Kingdom T Henman 7 3 4 5   Russia D Tursunov 646 653
  Russia D Tursunov 5 6 6 7 16 Spain T Robredo 6 6 6
Q France J-F Faurel 7 6 7 20 United States J Blake 3 4 4
  Germany A Waske 653 62 Q France J-C Faurel 6 1 4 3
  Argentina J Acasuso 2 3 6 64 20 United States J Blake 2 6 6 6
20 United States J Blake 6 6 4 7 16 Spain T Robredo 3 0 6 2
26 Finland J Nieminen 6 6 6 4 6 6 2 6
WC Australia M Kimmich 2 3 1 26 Finland J Nieminen 6 7 6
  Argentina M Zabaleta 2 5 1 r   Chinese Taipei Y-t Wang 2 632
  Chinese Taipei Y-T Wang 6 7 4 26 Finland J Nieminen 6 3 2 5
  Switzerland S Wawrinka 4 6 6 6 4 2 6 6 7
  Spain Á Montañés 6 2 3 0   Switzerland S Wawrinka 4 6 4 2
Q 2 2 6 7 1 4 6 3 6 6
4 Argentina D Nalbandian 6 6 1 646

Section 7

Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4
7 Croatia I Ljubi?i? 7 6 7
WC Australia C Guccione 654 63 7 Croatia I Ljubi?i? 7 6 6
  Czech Republic L Dlouhý 5 2 4   5 2 1
  7 6 6 7 Croatia I Ljubi?i? 7 7 6
  Brazil R Mello 7 2 7 640 31 Spain F López 5 650
  Luxembourg G Müller 5 6 647 6   Luxembourg G Müller 2 4 7 4
  Germany T Behrend 2 5 3 31 Spain F López 6 6 666
31 Spain F López 6 7 6 7 Croatia I Ljubi?i? 6 6 6
19 Czech Republic T Berdych 7 6 626 10 2 4 4
  United States B Reynolds 5 3 7 1 19 Czech Republic T Berdych 3 2 6 2
Q France G Simon 7 6 3 4 6 Q France G Simon 6 6 4 6
  Chile N Massú 662 6 6 3 Q France G Simon 3 2 1
  Belgium X Malisse 7 5 6 6 10 6 6 6
  Russia M Youzhny 5 7 4 2   Belgium X Malisse 3 6 5 6 3
  France C Saulnier 1 634 10 Sweden T Johansson 6 3 7 4 6
10 Sweden T Johansson 6 7 6

Section 8

Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4
13 United States R Ginepri 6 6 6
  Austria J Melzer 1 4 2 13 United States R Ginepri 6 7 4 3 3
  Sweden J Björkman 6 2 0 1 Q 2 5 6 6 6
Q Germany D Gremelmayr 3 6 6 6 Q 2 1 2
  United States J Gimelstob 665 0   Cyprus M Baghdatis 6 6 6
  Cyprus M Baghdatis 7 7 6   Cyprus M Baghdatis 6 6 3 0 7
Q Sweden B Rehnquist 1 2 2 17 Czech Republic R ?t?pánek 4 3 6 6 5
17 Czech Republic R ?t?pánek 6 6 6   6 1 6 6
27 United States T Dent 643 64 2 4 6 3 4
  7 6 7   4 631
  Brazil M Daniel 2 1 0 r Q France J Benneteau 6 7 6
Q France J Benneteau 6 6 3 Q France J Benneteau 1 2 2
  South Africa W Moodie 3 7 6 6 2 United States A Roddick 6 6 6
  Spain Ó Hernández 6 654 2   South Africa W Moodie 5 3 2
Q Switzerland M Lammer 4 2 2 2 United States A Roddick 7 6 6
2 United States A Roddick 6 6 6

References

  1. ^ Collins, Bud (2010). The Bud Collins History of Tennis (2nd ed.). [New York]: New Chapter Press. p. 365. ISBN 978-0942257700.
  2. ^ "Australian Open Results Archive - 2006 Men's Singles". Tennis Australia. Retrieved 2012.

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