1987 US Open – Men's Singles

1987 US Open – Men's Singles

Men's Singles
1987 US Open
Champion Ivan Lendl
Runner-up Mats Wilander
Final score 6–7, 6–0, 7–6, 6–4

Ivan Lendl was the two time defending champion and retained his title again, defeating Mats Wilander 6–7, 6–0, 7–6, 6–4 in the final to win the Men's Singles tennis title at the 1987 US Open.

Seeds

The seeded players are listed below. Ivan Lendl is the champion; others show the round in which they were eliminated.

  1. Ivan Lendl (Champion)
  2. Stefan Edberg (Semifinalist)
  3. Mats Wilander (Finalist)
  4. Boris Becker (Fourth round)
  5. Miloslav Mečíř (Quarterfinalist)
  6. Jimmy Connors (Semifinalist)
  7. Pat Cash (First round)
  8. John McEnroe (Quarterfinalist)
  9. Andrés Gómez (Fourth round)
  10. Joakim Nyström (Second round)
  11. Henri Leconte (Fourth round)
  12. Tim Mayotte (Second round)
  13. Brad Gilbert (Quarterfinalist)
  14. Emilio Sánchez (Third round)
  15. Martín Jaite (First round)
  16. Anders Järryd (Fourth round)

Draw

Key

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

Final Eight

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                                                   
  1   Ivan Lendl 6 6 6      
8   John McEnroe 3 3 4      
  1   Ivan Lendl 6 6 6      
  6   Jimmy Connors 4 2 2      
13   Brad Gilbert 6 3 4 0  
  6   Jimmy Connors 4 6 6 6    
    1   Ivan Lendl 60 6 77 6  
  3   Mats Wilander 77 0 64 4  
  5   Miloslav Mečíř 3 7 4 6    
3   Mats Wilander 6 6 6 7    
3   Mats Wilander 6 3 6 6  
  2   Stefan Edberg 4 6 3 4    
  Ramesh Krishnan 2 2 2    
  2   Stefan Edberg 6 6 6      

Section 1

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
1 Lendl 6 6 6
Moir 0 0 0 1 Lendl 6 6 6
Fleurian 6 7 6 Fleurian 4 2 2
Colombo 0 5 1 1 Lendl 6 6 6
Yunis 3 2 2 Pugh 1 1 2
Pugh 6 6 6 Pugh 7 6 6
Osterthun 5 3 2 Muller 5 3 4
Muller 7 6 6 1 Lendl 6 7 6
Visser 5 6 2 5 16 Järryd 2 6 4
Freeman 7 4 6 7 Freeman 6 3 2 2
Pistolesi 4 2 3 Mansdorf 2 6 6 6
Mansdorf 6 6 6 Mansdorf 3 2 3
Arias 6 7 2 6 16 Järryd 6 6 6
Fleming 7 6 6 7 Fleming 3 4 2
Q Acuña 3 4 4 16 Järryd 6 6 6
16 Järryd 6 6 6

Section 2

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
9 Gómez 7 6 7
Schapers 6 4 5 9 Gómez 6 6 4 7
WC Burrow 3 7 3 2 Agénor 4 2 6 6
Agénor 6 6 6 6 9 Gómez 1 6 6 6 6
Lozano 6 2 4 Muster 6 7 3 3 3
Muster 7 6 6 Muster 6 6 6 6 6
Pernfors 3 0 r Bergström 7 2 7 3 4
Bergström 6 3 9 Gómez 4 6 3
Dyke 6 6 2 6 8 McEnroe 6 7 6
Purcell 4 3 6 2 Dyke 6 6 1 2 0
Živojinović 6 6 6 Živojinović 2 4 6 6 6
Mezzadri 3 0 4 Živojinović 4 7 7 4 3
Reneberg 6 6 6 8 McEnroe 6 5 6 6 6
Antonitsch 3 2 2 Reneberg 6 6 4 2
Anger 3 2 2 8 McEnroe 7 2 6 6
8 McEnroe 6 6 6

Section 3

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
4 Becker 4 4 7 6 6
Wilkison 6 6 5 4 2 4 Becker 6 6 7
Holmes 5 4 0 Canter 4 2 6
Canter 7 6 6 4 Becker 6 5 6 7
Tulasne 2 4 1 Q Castle 4 7 2 5
Brown 6 6 6 Brown 6 1 3
Q Castle 7 1 2 7 6 Q Castle 7 6 6
Pate 5 6 6 6 4 4 Becker 6 7 6 5 1
Seguso 6 5 3 2 13 Gilbert 2 6 7 7 6
Forget 3 7 6 6 Forget 7 4 4 6 6
Benhabiles 6 3 6 6 Benhabiles 6 6 6 3 4
WC Parker 3 6 4 4 Forget 4 7 5 4
Q Gurfein 6 3 2 2 13 Gilbert 6 6 7 6
Berger 4 6 6 6 Berger 6 2 4 3
Doohan 1 2 2 13 Gilbert 4 6 6 6
13 Gilbert 6 6 6

Section 4

Section 5

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
5 Mečíř 6 6 7
Nováček 3 4 6 5 Mečíř 6 6 6
Q Williamson 3 5 4 Q Fitzgerald 3 1 0
Q Fitzgerald 6 7 6 5 Mečíř 6 6 2 6
Navrátil 4 6 1 6 7 Hlasek 4 4 6 4
De Palmer 6 3 6 2 5 Navrátil 5 5 4
Hlasek 3 6 2 6 6 Hlasek 7 7 6
Davis 6 3 6 4 4 5 Mečíř 6 3 6 6
Q Bourne 7 6 3 2 7 Q Woodforde 4 6 2 2
Q Volkov 5 2 6 6 5 Q Bourne 6 6 7 5 3
Šrejber 6 7 7 7 Šrejber 7 3 6 7 6
Matuszewski 7 6 5 6 Šrejber 2 1 1
Q Woodforde 6 6 6 Q Woodforde 6 6 6
Scanlon 2 4 2 Q Woodforde 7 7 3 2 7
Giammalva, Jr. 1 0 1 12 Mayotte 6 6 6 6 6
12 Mayotte 6 6 6

Section 6

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
14 Sánchez 1 6 7 6
Masur 6 4 6 3 14 Sánchez 6 6 6
Q Wheaton 5 7 3 4 Witsken 1 4 3
Witsken 7 5 6 6 14 Sánchez 7 6 6 5
Q Cahill 6 7 6 WC Flach 5 7 7 7
Kures 2 5 4 Q Cahill 6 4 6 1 6
Duncan 2 6 0 WC Flach 1 6 3 6 7
WC Flach 6 7 6 WC Flach 3 3 6
Teltscher 5 3 6 6 3 Wilander 6 6 7
Pimek 7 6 1 7 Pimek 6 6 6
Winogradsky 6 7 2 7 Winogradsky 4 0 4
Q Kennedy 4 5 6 6 Pimek 2 0 1
Carlsson 6 6 6 3 Wilander 6 6 6
Jones 2 1 3 Carlsson 2 3 1
Q Ross 1 1 1 3 Wilander 6 6 6
3 Wilander 6 6 6

Section 7

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
7 Cash 4 6 4 4
Lundgren 6 4 6 6 Lundgren 2 5 6 0
LL Hooper 4 1 4 Chesnokov 6 7 2 6
Chesnokov 6 6 6 Chesnokov 6 6 6
Casal 6 1 7 4 4 Pérez 1 2 2
Pérez 1 6 5 6 6 Pérez 2 6 6 6
Jelen 6 6 6 Jelen 6 2 4 3
Orešar 3 2 4 Chesnokov 4 1 2
Testerman 6 3 1 Krishnan 6 6 6
WC Leach 7 6 6 WC Leach 3 6 6 3
Kriek 6 6 6 Kriek 6 7 3 6
Drewett 1 2 1 Kriek 3 4 3
Annacone 0 5 1 Krishnan 6 6 6
Krishnan 6 7 6 Krishnan 6 7 6
Sánchez 6 6 6 3 10 Nyström 4 5 2
10 Nyström 7 7 3 6

Section 8

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
15 Jaite 6 4 2
Šmid 7 6 6 Šmid 3 4 1
Högstedt 3 2 6 Yzaga 6 6 6
Yzaga 6 6 7 Yzaga 6 4 6 2 2
Donnelly 4 6 7 6 6 Svensson 2 6 3 6 6
Limberger 6 7 5 4 4 Donnelly 4 6 6 2 6
Svensson 5 6 6 7 Svensson 6 4 3 6 7
Canè 7 4 2 6 Svensson 2 6 3
Saceanu 6 1 5 7 4 2 Edberg 6 7 6
Flur 0 6 7 6 6 Flur 6 6 6 4 3
Evernden 6 6 7 Evernden 4 7 3 6 6
Sundström 2 2 6 Evernden 2 1 4
Goldie 3 6 7 6 6 2 Edberg 6 6 6
Steyn 6 3 5 7 2 Goldie 7 4 2 4
Rostagno 3 6 2 2 Edberg 6 6 6 6
2 Edberg 6 7 6

External links

  • Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) – 1987 US Open Men's Singles draw