2001 Australian Open
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2001 Australian Open

The 2001 Australian Open was a tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts at Melbourne Park in Melbourne in Australia. It was the 89th edition of the Australian Open and was held from 15 through 28 January 2001.

Seniors

Men's singles

United States Andre Agassi defeated France Arnaud Clément 6-4, 6-2, 6-2

  • It was Agassi's 7th career Grand Slam title and his 3rd Australian Open title.

Women's singles

United States Jennifer Capriati defeated Switzerland Martina Hingis 6-4, 6-3

  • It was Capriati's 1st career Grand Slam title and her 1st Australian Open title.

Men's doubles

Sweden Jonas Björkman / Australia Todd Woodbridge defeated Zimbabwe Byron Black / Germany David Prinosil 6-1, 5-7, 6-4, 6-4

  • It was Björkman's 3rd career Grand Slam title and his 3rd Australian Open title. It was Woodbridge's 18th career Grand Slam title and his 4th Australian Open title.

Women's doubles

United States Serena Williams / United States Venus Williams[1] defeated United States Lindsay Davenport / United States Corina Morariu 6-2, 2-6, 6-4

  • It was Serena Williams's 7th career Grand Slam title and her 1st Australian Open title. It was Venus Williams's 8th career Grand Slam title and her 2nd Australian Open title.

Mixed doubles

United States Corina Morariu / South Africa Ellis Ferreira defeated Austria Barbara Schett / Australia Joshua Eagle 6-1, 6-3

  • It was Morariu's 2nd and last career Grand Slam title and her only Australian Open title. It was Ferreira's 2nd and last career Grand Slam title and his 2nd Australian Open title.

Juniors

Boys' singles

Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Janko Tipsarevi? defeated Chinese Taipei Wang Yeu-tzuoo 3-6, 7-5, 6-0

Girls' singles

Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Jelena Jankovi? defeated Sweden Sofia Arvidsson 6-2, 6-1

Boys' doubles

United States Ytai Abougzir / Argentina Luciano Vitullo defeated Canada Frank Dancevic / Ecuador Giovanni Lapentti 6-4, 7-6 (7-5)

Girls' doubles

Czech Republic Petra Cetkovská / Czech Republic Barbora Strýcová defeated Russia Anna Bastrikova / Russia Svetlana Kuznetsova 7-6 (7-3), 1-6, 6-4

Legends

Men's doubles

Mixed doubles

Seeds

References

  1. ^ With this victory the Williams sisters completed a Career Grand Slam in women's doubles.
  2. ^ "Australian Open Championship Matches". Philadelphia Daily News. 29 January 2001. p. 86.
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