Thursday, January 23, 2003

Australian Open Results



Thursday Results

At Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Australia

Purse: $10.54 million

Surface: Hard-Outdoor

Men Singles Semifinals

Andre Agassi, United States, def. Wayne Ferreira, South Africa, 6-2, 6-2, 6-3.

Women Singles Semifinals

Venus Williams (2), United States, def. Justine Henin-Hardenne (5), Belgium, 6-3, 6-3.

Serena Williams (1), United States, def. Kim Clijsters (4) Belgium, 4-6, 6-3, 7-5.

Men Doubles Semifinals

Michael Llodra and Fabrice Santoro (8), France, def. Jeff Coetzee and Chris Haggard (12), South Africa, 6-2, 4-6, 7-5.

Women Doubles Semifinals

Virginia Ruano Pascual, Spain, and Paola Suarez (2), Argentina, def. Emmanuelle Gagliardi, Switzerland, and Petra Mandula, Hungary, 6-0, 6-2.

Mixed Doubles Quarterfinals

Todd Woodbridge, Australia, and Eleni Daniilidou, Greece, def. Robbie Koenig, South Africa, and Els Callens, Belgium, 6-3, 6-2.

Kevin Ullyett, Zimbabwe, and Daniela Hantuchova (5), Slovakia, def. David Adams, South Africa, and Wynne Prakusya, Indonesia, 7-6 (1), 7-6 (3).

Legends Doubles Quarterfinals

John Lloyd, Britain, and John McEnroe (2), United States, def. Mark Kratzmann and Mark Edmondson (3), Australia, 6-3, 6-3.

Mixed Doubles Championship

Tony Roche and Nicole Bradtke, Australia, def. Fred Stolle and Dianne Balestrat, Australia, 6-2, 6-3.




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