1983 Wimbledon Championships – Men's Singles

1983 Wimbledon Championships – Men's Singles

1983 Wimbledon Championships
Champion   John McEnroe
Runner-up   Chris Lewis
Final score   6–2, 6–2, 6–2
Events
Singles   men   women       boys   girls
Doubles   men   women   mixed   boys   girls
Other events
Legends    men    women    seniors
WC Doubles    men    women  
Wimbledon Championships
 < 1982 1984 > 

John McEnroe defeated Chris Lewis 6–2, 6–2, 6–2 in the final to win the Gentlemen's Singles tennis title at the 1983 Wimbledon Championships.

Seeds

The seeded players are listed below. John McEnroe is the champion; others show the round in which they were eliminated.
  1. Jimmy Connors (Fourth round)
  2. John McEnroe (Champion)
  3. Ivan Lendl (Semifinalist)
  4. Guillermo Vilas (First round)
  5. Mats Wilander (Third round)
  6. Gene Mayer (Withdrew before the tournament began)[1]
  7. José Luis Clerc (First round)
  8. Vitas Gerulaitis (Second round)
  1. Steve Denton (First round)
  2. Jimmy Arias (Withdrew before the tournament began)[2]
  3. Johan Kriek (Third round)
  4. Kevin Curren (Semifinalist)
  5. Brian Gottfried (Fourth round)
  6. Bill Scanlon (Fourth round)
  7. Hank Pfister (Second round)
  8. Tim Mayotte (Quarterfinalist)

Mayer and Arias were replaced in the draw by a Lucky Loser Bruce Kleege (USA), and by a qualifier Scott Davis (USA) respectively.

Draw

Key

  • Q = Qualifier
  • WC = Wild Card
  • LL = Lucky Loser
  • r. = retired

Finals

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                                                   
  12   Kevin Curren 4 7 6 7    
16   Tim Mayotte 6 6 2 6    
  12   Kevin Curren 7 4 6 7 6  
    Chris Lewis 6 6 7 6 8  
  Chris Lewis 6 6 6 7  
    Mel Purcell 7 0 4 6    
      Chris Lewis 2 2 2    
  2   John McEnroe 6 6 6    
    Roscoe Tanner 5 6 3      
3   Ivan Lendl 7 7 6      
3   Ivan Lendl 6 4 4    
  2   John McEnroe 7 6 6      
  Sandy Mayer 3 5 0    
  2   John McEnroe 6 7 6      

Section 1

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
1 Connors 6 7 6
Edwards 4 5 3 1 Connors 6 7 6
Bourne 6 6 4 3 2 Masur 4 6 0
Masur 4 4 6 6 6 1 Connors 6 7 6
Van Patten 4 0 6 5 Sundström 1 6 2
Sundström 6 6 2 7 Sundström 2 7 7 4 8
Edberg 6 7 6 Edberg 6 6 6 6 6
Roger-Vasselin 2 6 1 1 Connors 3 7 3 6
Drewett 6 6 6 12 Curren 6 6 6 7
Tous 3 1 1 Drewett 2 4 4
Venter 2 3 6 6 Harmon 6 6 6
Harmon 6 6 3 7 Harmon 4 5 2
Simonsson 6 3 2 6 3 12 Curren 6 7 6
Casal 3 6 6 3 6 Casal 6 4 3
Borowiak 7 3 5 0 r 12 Curren 7 6 6
12 Curren 6 6 7 1

Section 2

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
16 Mayotte 7 6 6
Dickson 5 3 3 16 Mayotte 6 6 6
Järryd 4 6 3 Q Andrews 1 2 2
Q Andrews 6 7 6 16 Mayotte 7 6 6 6
Teacher 6 6 2 6 Teacher 6 4 7 3
Hocevar 4 0 6 4 Teacher 7 2 4 7 6
Mottram 6 4 6 2 Fibak 6 6 6 5 1
Fibak 4 6 7 6 16 Mayotte 6 6 6
Menon 2 1 2 McCurdy 0 2 4
Gullikson 6 6 6 Gullikson 6 6 4 4
Ramírez 6 1 6 2 r Motta 3 7 6 6
Motta 7 6 2 3 Motta 0 4 6 1
Avendaño 3 4 2 McCurdy 6 6 3 6
McCurdy 6 6 6 McCurdy 7 6 7
Panatta 6 6 6 Panatta 6 3 6
7 Clerc 1 4 2

Section 3

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
4 Vilas 6 7 6 5 2
Odizor 3 5 7 7 6 Odizor 6 4 6 6
Q Fleming 7 6 6 Q Fleming 4 6 4 2
WC Bates 6 3 2 Odizor 3 7 6 3 6
Tideman 5 4 5 Courteau 6 6 4 6 3
Courteau 7 6 7 Courteau 6 7 6
Foxworth 6 2 5 1 WC Jarrett 2 5 3
WC Jarrett 4 6 7 6 Odizor 1 3 3
WC Bradnam 4 4 6 Lewis 6 6 6
Q Fancutt 6 6 7 Q Fancutt 4 4 0
Bauer 7 7 7 Bauer 6 6 6
Keretić 5 5 5 Bauer 4 6 5 7 4
Forget 2 2 6 2 Lewis 6 3 7 6 6
Q Dyke 6 6 3 6 Q Dyke 6 1 3
Lewis 6 4 7 4 6 Lewis 7 6 6
9 Denton 4 6 6 6 3

Section 4

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
13 Gottfried 6 6 6
Glickstein 1 4 4 13 Gottfried 7 4 7 6
Pimek 2 1 1 Doyle 5 6 6 4
Doyle 6 6 6 13 Gottfried 7 6 6
Q Turpin 1 6 6 6 Soares 6 2 2
Giammalva 6 7 3 7 Giammalva 6 7 6 4
Fromm 4 3 4 Soares 7 6 7 6
Soares 6 6 6 13 Gottfried 6 3 3 2
Mitchell 6 7 7 4 10 Purcell 4 6 6 6
WC Bale 7 6 5 6 12 WC Bale 6 4 3
Wilkison 2 6 2 1 Purcell 7 6 6
Purcell 6 4 6 6 Purcell 5 6 6 6
Maurer 3 6 6 5 6 Maurer 7 3 2 2
Brunnberg 6 1 4 7 4 Maurer 6 6 7
Amaya 6 6 6 Amaya 3 4 6
LL Kleege 4 3 4

Section 5

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
5 Wilander 6 6 4 6 6
Fitzgerald 4 1 6 7 4 5 Wilander 6 6 6
Q Frawley 6 6 6 7 7 Q Viljoen 3 2 1
Q Viljoen 7 2 7 5 9 5 Wilander 7 5 3 4
Högstedt 7 3 1 6 Tanner 6 7 6 6
Alexander 6 6 6 7 Alexander 2 6 6 3
Gunnarsson 4 3 2 Tanner 6 7 4 6
Tanner 6 6 6 Tanner 6 6 6
Johnstone 6 1 6 6 4 Van't Hof 2 3 3
Van't Hof 4 6 3 7 6 Van't Hof 3 6 4 6 6
Q Visser 3 6 2 6 5 Leconte 6 4 6 3 2
Leconte 6 4 6 4 7 Van't Hof 6 7 6
Saviano 7 6 6 11 Kriek 3 6 1
WC Smith 5 3 2 Saviano 4 6 7 3 2
Giammalva, Jr. 4 3 2 11 Kriek 6 3 5 6 6
11 Kriek 6 6 6

Section 6

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
15 Pfister 6 6 3 6
Šmid 3 4 6 3 15 Pfister 6 6 6 6 4
Barbosa 7 4 6 3 Acuña 3 7 7 4 6
Acuña 6 6 7 6 Acuña 3 4 4
Wittus 4 4 6 4 Cash 6 6 6
Buehning 6 6 3 6 Buehning 3 0 2
Góes 0 0 3 Cash 6 6 6
Cash 6 6 6 Cash 4 6 1
Miller 6 6 2 6 6 3 Lendl 6 7 6
WC Lloyd 1 7 6 3 1 Miller 4 4 7 6 1
Birner 2 1 3 Q Hlasek 6 6 6 3 6
Q Hlasek 6 6 6 Q Hlasek 1 2 7 4
Waltke 6 3 2 6 2 3 Lendl 6 6 6 6
Smith 4 6 6 3 0 Waltke 4 2 3
Q Mitton 6 1 0 3 Lendl 6 6 6
3 Lendl 7 6 6

Section 7

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
8 Gerulaitis 5 7 7 5 6
Krishnan 7 5 6 7 3 8 Gerulaitis 6 5 5
WC Amritraj 3 4 6 Edmondson 7 7 7
Edmondson 6 6 7 Edmondson 3 6 4 6 4
WC Lewis 6 6 6 4 Q Leach 6 3 6 4 6
Q Leach 7 2 7 6 Q Leach 6 3 7 6 6
Q Korita 1 6 4 7 7 McNamee 4 6 6 7 3
McNamee 6 3 6 6 9 Q Leach 1 6 1
Q Hampson 6 3 7 4 Mayer 6 7 6
De Palmer 7 6 5 6 De Palmer 6 6 6
Du Pré 3 6 4 Simonsson 4 4 3
Simonsson 6 7 6 De Palmer 6 2 1
Strode 4 6 3 6 2 Mayer 7 6 6
Ocleppo 6 3 6 3 6 Ocleppo 6 2 6 7 3
Mayer 6 6 6 Mayer 7 6 3 6 6
Q Davis 2 4 2

Section 8

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
14 Scanlon 7 6 7
Moretton 6 3 6 14 Scanlon 7 6 7
Hooper 6 6 6 Hooper 6 0 6
Hjertquist 2 4 4 14 Scanlon 6 6 6
Cain 1 0 r Q Gullikson 4 4 3
Q Gullikson 6 3 Q Gullikson 5 6 6 6
Schapers 2 2 4 Elter 7 1 4 4
Elter 6 6 6 14 Scanlon 5 6 6
Q Sadri 5 7 1 5 2 McEnroe 7 7 7
Gitlin 7 6 6 7 Gitlin 7 3 5 5
Simpson 6 3 3 3 Gilbert 6 6 7 7
Gilbert 4 6 6 6 Gilbert 2 2 2
Fillol, Sr. 3 1 6 4 2 McEnroe 6 6 6
Segărceanu 6 6 1 6 Segărceanu 6 2 3 3
Testerman 4 6 2 2 McEnroe 4 6 6 6
2 McEnroe 6 7 6

External links

  • 1983 Wimbledon Championships on ATPtennis.com
  • 1983 Wimbledon Championships on tenniscorner.net

References

  1. ^ Wimbledon: The Official History of the Championships. Barrett, John. Collins Willow 2011 ISBN 0-00-711707-8
  2. ^ Wimbledon: The Official History of the Championships. Barrett, John. Collins Willow 2011 ISBN 0-00-711707-8