2005 French Open - Men's Singles
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2005 French Open %E2%80%93 Men's Singles
Men's Singles
2005 French Open
ChampionSpain Rafael Nadal
Runner-upArgentina Mariano Puerta
Final score6-7(6-8), 6-3, 6-1, 7-5
Details
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Events
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Doubles men women mixed boys girls
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Rafael Nadal defeated Mariano Puerta in the final 6-7(6-8), 6-3, 6-1, 7-5 in his first French Open appearance (and first as a seeded player in a major), as well as his first major final, to capture the Men's Singles tennis title at the 2005 French Open. Nadal became the first player to win the French Open in his first try since Mats Wilander in 1982, and the youngest champion since Michael Chang in 1989.

This was also the beginning of an unprecedented run of success at Roland Garros for Nadal, who would go on to win the tournament a record thirteen times. Gastón Gaudio was the defending champion, but lost in the fourth round to David Ferrer.

This was the first French Open where future champion (2016 and 2021) Novak Djokovic competed and the first time he went beyond the first round in a Grand Slam. Future champion (2015) Stanislas Wawrinka also made his first appearance at a major. 1999 champion Andre Agassi made his last French Open appearance, losing a five-set match to Jarkko Nieminen in the first round.

Seeds

01.   Switzerland Roger Federer (Semifinals)
02.   United States Andy Roddick (Second round)
03.   Russia Marat Safin (Fourth round)
04.   Spain Rafael Nadal (Champion)
05.   Argentina Gastón Gaudio (Fourth round)
06.   United States Andre Agassi (First round)
07.   United Kingdom Tim Henman (Second round)
08.   Argentina Guillermo Coria (Fourth round)
09.   Argentina Guillermo Cañas (Quarterfinals)
10.   Argentina David Nalbandian (Fourth round)
11.   Sweden Joachim Johansson (Withdrew due to an elbow injury)
12.   Russia Nikolay Davydenko (Semifinals)
13.   Croatia Ivan Ljubi?i? (First round)
14.   Spain Carlos Moyá (Fourth round)
15.   Spain Tommy Robredo (Quarterfinals)
16.   Czech Republic Radek ?t?pánek (Third round)
17.   Slovakia Dominik Hrbatý (First round)
18.   Croatia Mario An?i? (Third round)
19.   Sweden Thomas Johansson (Second round)
20.   Spain David Ferrer (Quarterfinals)
21.   Germany Tommy Haas (Third round)
22.   Chile Nicolás Massú (First round)
23.   France Sébastien Grosjean (Fourth round)
24.   Spain Feliciano López (First round)
25.   Chile Fernando González (Third round)
26.   Czech Republic Ji?í Novák (Second round)
27.   Italy Filippo Volandri (Third round, retired due to a hand injury)
28.   Germany Nicolas Kiefer (Fourth round, withdrew due to a neck injury)
29.   Russia Mikhail Youzhny (Second round)
30.   France Richard Gasquet (Third round)
31.   Argentina Juan Ignacio Chela (Second round)
32.   Spain Juan Carlos Ferrero (Third round)
33.   Sweden Robin Söderling (Second round)

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

Qualifying

Draw

Key

Finals

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                     
1 Switzerland Roger Federer 6 77 6
  Romania Victor H?nescu 2 63 3
1 Switzerland Roger Federer 3 6 4 3
4 Spain Rafael Nadal 6 4 6 6
4 Spain Rafael Nadal 7 6 6
20 Spain David Ferrer 5 2 0
4 Spain Rafael Nadal 66 6 6 7
  Argentina Mariano Puerta 78 3 1 5
12 Russia Nikolay Davydenko 3 6 6 4 6
15 Spain Tommy Robredo 6 1 2 6 4
12 Russia Nikolay Davydenko 3 7 6 4 4
  Argentina Mariano Puerta 6 5 2 6 6
9 Argentina Guillermo Cañas 2 6 6 3 4
  Argentina Mariano Puerta 6 3 1 6 6

Top half

Section 1

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
1 Switzerland R Federer 6 6 6
Q Israel D Sela 1 4 0 1 Switzerland R Federer 6 77 6
  Spain N Almagro 77 6 6   Spain N Almagro 3 60 2
  Germany P Kohlschreiber 64 4 3 1 Switzerland R Federer 711 7 6
  Belgium C Rochus 6 2 5 2 25 Chile F González 69 5 2
Q Germany T Behrend 4 6 7 6 Q Germany T Behrend 3 4 4
  France M Llodra 63 3 2 25 Chile F González 6 6 6
25 Chile F González 77 6 6 1 Switzerland R Federer 6 6 6
17 Slovakia D Hrbatý 77 3 6 3 6 14 Spain C Moyá 1 4 3
  Serbia and Montenegro J Tipsarevi? 65 6 3 6 8   Serbia and Montenegro J Tipsarevi? 3 6 62 3
LL United States H Armando 62 4 6 6 3 Q Spain F Vicente 6 1 77 6
Q Spain F Vicente 77 6 2 4 6 Q Spain F Vicente 4 64 77 6 4
Q Czech Republic R Vik 6 78 7 14 Spain C Moyá 6 77 63 0 6
  United States K Kim 4 66 5 Q Czech Republic R Vik 66 77 3 1
  Spain A Martín 7 1 4 2 14 Spain C Moyá 78 64 6 6
14 Spain C Moyá 5 6 6 6

Section 2

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
10 Argentina D Nalbandian 0 6 6 6
  Cyprus M Baghdatis 6 4 4 4 10 Argentina D Nalbandian 6 6 6
  Czech Republic T Berdych 6 6 6   Czech Republic T Berdych 3 2 1
  United States J Morrison 3 2 4 10 Argentina D Nalbandian 6 77 6
  Spain Ó Hernández 64 6 6 6 18 Croatia M An?i? 4 64 3
Q Spain D Gimeno Traver 77 0 3 4   Spain Ó Hernández 6 1 2 3
Q Brazil M Daniel 2 1 64 18 Croatia M An?i? 4 6 6 6
18 Croatia M An?i? 6 6 77 10 Argentina D Nalbandian 3 6 7 1 2
31 Argentina JI Chela 3 6 6 6   Romania V H?nescu 6 4 5 6 6
  Germany R Schüttler 6 1 4 3 31 Argentina JI Chela 5 1 6 5
  Romania V H?nescu 6 4 6 6   Romania V H?nescu 7 6 3 7
  Czech Republic M Tabara 2 6 2 1   Romania V H?nescu 6 6 6
  Peru L Horna 77 7 6   Peru L Horna 3 4 4
  France J Haehnel 62 5 3   Peru L Horna 7 62 6 6
LL Argentina JP Brzezicki 2 1 4 7 United Kingdom T Henman 5 77 3 4
7 United Kingdom T Henman 6 6 6

Section 3

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
4 Spain R Nadal 6 77 6
  Germany L Burgsmüller 1 64 1 4 Spain R Nadal 6 6 6
  United States M Fish 2 1 1   Belgium X Malisse 2 2 4
  Belgium X Malisse 6 6 6 4 Spain R Nadal 6 6 6
  Netherlands P Wessels 6 6 6 30 France R Gasquet 4 3 2
  Brazil R Mello 4 1 3   Netherlands P Wessels 3 61 1
LL Italy D Bracciali 6 3 2 4 30 France R Gasquet 6 77 6
30 France R Gasquet 3 6 6 6 4 Spain R Nadal 6 3 6 6
23 France S Grosjean 7 6 6 23 France S Grosjean 4 6 0 3
  Argentina J Mónaco 5 3 1 23 France S Grosjean 6 6 6
WC France T Ascione 6 7 0 3 4   Italy D Sanguinetti 0 3 2
  Italy D Sanguinetti 3 5 6 6 6 23 France S Grosjean 6 4 3 6 6
  Romania A Pavel 2 2 3 16 Czech Republic R ?t?pánek 1 6 6 3 4
WC France F Serra 6 6 6 WC France F Serra 3 4 1
  Thailand P Srichaphan 6 3 1 1 16 Czech Republic R ?t?pánek 6 6 6
16 Czech Republic R ?t?pánek 3 6 6 6

Section 4

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
33 Sweden R Söderling 1 3 6 6 6
  Spain F Verdasco 6 6 3 3 3 33 Sweden R Söderling 2 3 4
  South Korea H-t Lee 6 2 5 77 6   South Korea H-t Lee 6 6 6
  Spain Á Calatrava 4 6 7 64 4   South Korea H-t Lee 3 1 5
WC France G Simon 2 2 6 3 20 Spain D Ferrer 6 6 7
WC France O Patience 6 6 4 6 WC France O Patience 3 65 5
  Czech Republic J Van?k 6 68 4 0 20 Spain D Ferrer 6 77 7
20 Spain D Ferrer 2 710 6 6 20 Spain D Ferrer 2 6 77 5 6
26 Czech Republic J Novák 4 6 6 6 5 Argentina G Gaudio 6 4 65 7 4
  Germany B Phau 6 2 3 1 26 Czech Republic J Novák 2 6 6 5 3
  Spain F Mantilla 6 6 6   Spain F Mantilla 6 0 3 7 6
  Czech Republic T Zíb 2 1 3   Spain F Mantilla 4 4 3
PR Russia D Tursunov 4 6 6 6 5 Argentina G Gaudio 6 6 6
  Austria S Koubek 6 1 4 1 PR Russia D Tursunov
  France J Benneteau 5 0 1 5 Argentina G Gaudio w/o
5 Argentina G Gaudio 7 6 6

Bottom half

Section 5

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
8 Argentina G Coria 6 6 6
  Denmark K Carlsen 4 2 4 8 Argentina G Coria 4 6 3
Q Serbia and Montenegro N Djokovic 6 6 6 Q Serbia and Montenegro N Djokovic 6 2 2r
  United States R Ginepri 0 0 3 8 Argentina G Coria 6 6 77
  Austria J Melzer 6 6 77   Austria J Melzer 1 1 62
  Australia W Arthurs 4 2 64   Austria J Melzer 6 6 77
  Luxembourg G Müller 4 1 0 29 Russia M Youzhny 3 4 65
29 Russia M Youzhny 6 6 6 8 Argentina G Coria 6 3 61 2
21 Germany T Haas 6 6 6 12 Russia N Davydenko 2 6 77 6
  Germany F Mayer 1 2 4 21 Germany T Haas 6 6 0
  United States V Spadea 6 78 6   United States V Spadea 4 3 0r
  Spain A Costa 4 66 2 21 Germany T Haas 5 0 0
  Spain G García López 64 5 6 3 12 Russia N Davydenko 7 6 6
  Belgium O Rochus 77 7 4 6   Belgium O Rochus 6 5 2 3
Q Croatia S Tuksar 2 4 3 12 Russia N Davydenko 3 7 6 6
12 Russia N Davydenko 6 6 6

Section 6

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
15 Spain T Robredo 4 6 6 6
WC Australia P Luczak 6 3 3 3 15 Spain T Robredo 6 6 6
LL Belgium D Norman 6 6 6 LL Belgium D Norman 4 2 4
  France J-R Lisnard 1 1 4 15 Spain T Robredo 6 6 6
  Brazil G Kuerten 3 0 6 1   Spain D Sánchez 4 3 1
  Spain D Sánchez 6 6 4 6   Spain D Sánchez 6 3 4 77 6
PR Australia S Draper 77 1 6 0 1 19 Sweden T Johansson 3 6 6 64 4
19 Sweden T Johansson 65 6 3 6 6 15 Spain T Robredo 7 1 6 4 8
32 Spain JC Ferrero 6 6 6 3 Russia M Safin 5 6 1 6 6
  Slovakia K Beck 4 3 3 32 Spain JC Ferrero 6 6 6
  France F Santoro 64 6 1 6 4   Czech Republic J Hernych 4 4 2
  Czech Republic J Hernych 77 3 6 4 6 32 Spain JC Ferrero 65 5 6 62
  Sweden T Enqvist 2 63 1 3 Russia M Safin 77 7 1 77
Q Czech Republic L Dlouhý 6 77 6 Q Czech Republic L Dlouhý 78 3 5 1
  Netherlands R Sluiter 1 6 4 2 3 Russia M Safin 66 6 7 6
3 Russia M Safin 6 4 6 6

Section 7

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
6 United States A Agassi 5 6 78 1 0
Q Finland J Nieminen 7 4 66 6 6 Q Finland J Nieminen 2 4 77 2
  Sweden J Björkman 6 2 2 5   Russia I Andreev 6 6 63 6
  Russia I Andreev 2 6 6 7   Russia I Andreev 4 67 6 4
WC France A Clément 6 6 61 6 28 Germany N Kiefer 6 79 3 6
PR Germany A Popp 2 4 77 2 WC France A Clément 6 2 2 6 4
  Croatia I Karlovi? 3 3 4 28 Germany N Kiefer 4 6 6 4 6
28 Germany N Kiefer 6 6 6 28 Germany N Kiefer
24 Spain F López 2 0 77 4 9 Argentina G Cañas w/o
  France P-H Mathieu 6 6 65 6   France P-H Mathieu 6 6 6
Q Australia C Guccione 6 2 6 3 6 Q Australia C Guccione 3 4 4
  Spain S Ventura 3 6 1 6 2   France P-H Mathieu 3 64 6 77 6
  Spain Á Montañés 6 6 6 9 Argentina G Cañas 6 77 2 65 8
  Armenia S Sargsian 1 4 0   Spain Á Montañés 1 3 4
WC France G Monfils 3 1 0 9 Argentina G Cañas 6 6 6
9 Argentina G Cañas 6 6 6

Section 8

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
13 Croatia I Ljubi?i? 5 5 2
  Argentina M Puerta 7 7 6   Argentina M Puerta 6 7 6
Q France A Dupuis 4 1 2 Q Belgium K Vliegen 3 5 2
Q Belgium K Vliegen 6 6 6   Argentina M Puerta 1 6 6 6
Q Italy T Tenconi 2 4 68 Q Switzerland S Wawrinka 6 3 1 4
Q United States J Blake 6 6 710 Q United States J Blake 711 7 1 3 4
Q Switzerland S Wawrinka 64 6 6 6 Q Switzerland S Wawrinka 69 5 6 6 6
22 Chile N Massú 77 2 2 4   Argentina M Puerta 6 6 6
27 Italy F Volandri 6 6 6   Argentina J Acasuso 4 1 1
  France C Saulnier 0 2 1 27 Italy F Volandri 6 6 6
  United Kingdom G Rusedski 2 67 3 LL Brazil F Saretta 4 1 2
LL Brazil F Saretta 6 79 6 27 Italy F Volandri 0r
  Argentina J Acasuso 6 711 6   Argentina J Acasuso 3
  Belarus M Mirnyi 4 69 2   Argentina J Acasuso 3 4 6 6 8
WC France J-W Tsonga 3 2 4 2 United States A Roddick 6 6 4 3 6
2 United States A Roddick 6 6 6

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