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1986 Wimbledon Championships - Men's Singles

1986 Wimbledon Championships
Champion   West Germany Boris Becker
Runner-up   Czechoslovakia Ivan Lendl
Final score   6–4, 6–3, 7–5
Events
Singles   men   women       boys   girls
Doubles   men   women   mixed   boys   girls
Other events
Legends    men    women    seniors
WC Doubles    men    women  

Boris Becker was the defending champion and defeated Ivan Lendl 6–4, 6–3, 7–5 in the final to win the Gentlemen's Singles tennis title at the 1986 Wimbledon Championships, his second consecutive.

Seeds

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

  1. Czechoslovakia Ivan Lendl (Finalist)
  2. Sweden Mats Wilander (Fourth round)
  3. United States Jimmy Connors (First round)
  4. West Germany Boris Becker (Champion)
  5. Sweden Stefan Edberg (Third round)
  6. Sweden Joakim Nyström (Third round)
  7. France Henri Leconte (Semifinalist)
  8. Sweden Anders Järryd (Second round)
  1. Ecuador Andrés Gómez (First round)
  2. United States Tim Mayotte (Quarterfinalist)
  3. United States Kevin Curren (First round)
  4. United States Brad Gilbert (Fourth round)
  5. Sweden Mikael Pernfors (Fourth round)
  6. Argentina Martín Jaite (Second round)
  7. Argentina Guillermo Vilas (First round)
  8. United States Johan Kriek (Second round)

Draw

Key

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

Final Eight

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                                                   
  1  Czechoslovakia Ivan Lendl 6 4 6 3 9  
10  United States Tim Mayotte 4 6 4 6 7  
  1  Czechoslovakia Ivan Lendl 6 6 6 6 6  
   Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Slobodan Živojinović 2 7 3 7 4  
 Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Slobodan Živojinović 6 7 4 6  
   India Ramesh Krishnan 2 6 6 3    
    1  Czechoslovakia Ivan Lendl 4 3 5    
  4  West Germany Boris Becker 6 6 7    
   Czechoslovakia Miloslav Mečíř 4 2 6      
4  West Germany Boris Becker 6 6 7      
4  West Germany Boris Becker 6 6 6 6  
  7  France Henri Leconte 2 4 7 3    
7  France Henri Leconte 4 7 7 6  
  WC  Australia Pat Cash 6 6 6 3    

Section 1

First round   Second round   Third round   Fourth round
1  Czechoslovakia Lendl 7 6 6      
 Mexico Lavalle 6 3 4         1  Czechoslovakia Lendl 6 6 6      
 United States Freeman 6 6 7        United States Freeman 3 2 2      
 Brazil Aerts 4 4 6           1  Czechoslovakia Lendl 6 6 6      
 Canada Michibata 6 2 3 4          Israel Mansdorf 2 4 4      
 Israel Mansdorf 3 6 6 6        Israel Mansdorf 7 6 6    
 United States Green 2 2 6        Sweden Lundgren 6 2 2      
 Sweden Lundgren 6 6 7           1  Czechoslovakia Lendl 6 7 6 7  
WC  United Kingdom Fulwood 7 6 6 7          United States Anger 7 6 4 6  
Q  United States Pearce 6 7 2 6       WC  United Kingdom Fulwood 2 4 2      
 United States Anger 6 7 7        United States Anger 6 6 6      
 Spain Casal 3 6 5            United States Anger 6 7 7 6  
 Spain De Miguel 5 1 4            United States Sadri 7 6 6 4    
 United States Sadri 7 6 6          United States Sadri 2 6 7 6  
Q  Australia Custer 6 2 3       16  United States Kriek 6 3 6 3    
16  United States Kriek 7 6 6      

Section 2

First round   Second round   Third round   Fourth round
10  United States Mayotte 6 6 6      
Q  Soviet Union Zverev 4 4 4         10  United States Mayotte 7 6 7      
 United States Solomon 3 2 2        United States Canter 5 4 6      
 United States Canter 6 6 6           10  United States Mayotte 6 6 2 6    
 Sweden Gunnarsson 6 6 6            Czechoslovakia Šmid 4 2 6 2    
 Chile Gildemeister 3 4 4          Sweden Gunnarsson 7 4 3 4  
 Czechoslovakia Šmid 6 6 7        Czechoslovakia Šmid 6 6 6 6    
 Australia Cahill 4 3 5           10  United States Mayotte 6 6 7    
 Australia Doohan 1 2 3            South Africa Edwards 3 4 6    
 Switzerland Hlasek 6 6 6          Switzerland Hlasek 3 6 7 6    
WC  United Kingdom Walker 6 6 6 2 1    Switzerland Mezzadri 6 4 5 1    
 Switzerland Mezzadri 7 4 1 6 6        Switzerland Hlasek 6 6 2 3 1
 South Africa Edwards 7 7 3 6          South Africa Edwards 3 4 6 6 6  
 Czechoslovakia Nováček 5 6 6 2        South Africa Edwards 3 6 7 6  
LL  United States Scanlon 4 6 3 7 4   8  Sweden Järryd 6 4 6 2    
8  Sweden Järryd 6 3 6 5 6  

Section 3

First round   Second round   Third round   Fourth round
3  United States Connors 3 6 6 6    
 United States Seguso 6 3 7 7        United States Seguso 6 3 6 6    
 West Germany Keretić 6 4 3 5      United States Teacher 2 6 3 4    
 United States Teacher 2 6 6 7          United States Seguso 7 4 0 2    
Q  United States Hooper 3 5 4           Q  South Africa van Rensburg 5 6 6 6    
Q  South Africa van Rensburg 6 7 6         Q  South Africa van Rensburg 6 6 6    
 United States Wilkison 7 6 6 6      United States Wilkison 4 2 1      
WC  United Kingdom Shaw 5 7 4 4         Q  South Africa van Rensburg 6 5 6 5  
 France Champion 3 6 7 5 3        Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Živojinović 7 7 4 7  
 Canada Wostenholme 6 1 6 7 6      Canada Wostenholme 6 2 4      
 Australia Youl 4 7 6 6 4    Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Živojinović 7 6 6      
 Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Živojinović 6 6 4 7 6        Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Živojinović 4 6 7 6  
Q  United States Flach 5 7 6 6         Q  United States Flach 6 4 5 3    
 Sweden Windahl 7 6 3 0       Q  United States Flach 6 6 6    
 France Forget 6 3 6 6 2   14  Argentina Jaite 4 3 3      
14  Argentina Jaite 7 6 3 3 6  

Section 4

First round   Second round   Third round   Fourth round
11  United States Curren 4 7 6 4 10  
 West Germany Jelen 6 6 2 6 12      West Germany Jelen 6 6 6      
 United States Davis 6 6 7        United States Davis 2 3 4      
Q  United States Flur 2 2 6            West Germany Jelen 7 6 6      
 United Kingdom Bates 6 1 4 5          United States Pate 6 3 4      
 United States Witsken 3 6 6 7        United States Witsken 3 1 5    
 United States Nelson 6 4 6 6      United States Pate 6 6 7      
 United States Pate 7 6 4 7          West Germany Jelen 4 6 2    
Q  West Germany Saceanu 6 4 6 3          India Krishnan 6 7 6    
Q  United States Bauer 7 6 3 6       Q  United States Bauer 6 2 3 7 5  
 India Krishnan 7 6 6        India Krishnan 4 6 6 5 7  
 Mexico Maciel 5 3 3            India Krishnan 6 6 7 6  
 Poland Fibak 6 3 6 6         6  Sweden Nyström 7 2 6 4    
 India Amritraj 1 6 4 3        Poland Fibak 6 0 1 2  
 New Zealand Evernden 5 3 6 6 3   6  Sweden Nyström 4 6 6 6    
6  Sweden Nyström 7 6 3 4 6  

Section 5

First round   Second round   Third round   Fourth round
5  Sweden Edberg 6 6 6      
 United States Wilder 4 3 1         5  Sweden Edberg 6 6 4 7 6  
 United States Annacone 6 7 6        United States Annacone 4 7 6 5 0  
WC  United Kingdom Bale 3 5 3           5  Sweden Edberg 4 4 4      
 Czechoslovakia Složil 4 6 6 4 5        Czechoslovakia Mečíř 6 6 6      
 Sweden Stenlund 6 1 1 6 7      Sweden Stenlund 2 1 6 0  
 Netherlands Schapers 2 0 r        Czechoslovakia Mečíř 6 6 4 6    
 Czechoslovakia Mečíř 6 1              Czechoslovakia Mečíř 3 7 6 6  
 United States Teltscher 6 4 4           12  United States Gilbert 6 6 1 2  
 Czechoslovakia Šrejber 7 6 6          Czechoslovakia Šrejber 6 4 4 7 6  
 Switzerland Günthardt 7 6 3 6      Switzerland Günthardt 3 6 6 6 3  
 United States Layendecker 5 2 6 1          Czechoslovakia Šrejber 5 7 3 3  
 United States Leach 6 7 7           12  United States Gilbert 7 6 6 6    
 West Germany Osterthun 3 6 6          United States Leach 6 6 2    
 Australia Woodforde 3 4 4       12  United States Gilbert 7 7 6      
12  United States Gilbert 6 6 6      

Section 6

First round   Second round   Third round   Fourth round
13  Sweden Pernfors 2 6 6 7    
 United States De Palmer 6 4 4 5       13  Sweden Pernfors 7 6 4 6    
 West Germany Maurer 6 6 6        West Germany Maurer 5 2 6 2    
Q  Israel Glickstein 4 2 4           13  Sweden Pernfors 2 6 6 6    
Q  South Africa Levine 1 6 3            United States Giammalva, Jr. 6 4 3 1    
 Sweden Svensson 6 7 6          Sweden Svensson 6 2 1 4  
 United States Giammalva, Jr. 6 6 6        United States Giammalva, Jr. 2 6 6 6    
 Australia Edmondson 4 1 3           13  Sweden Pernfors 3 6 2    
 South Africa Steyn 3 2 6 6 6       4  West Germany Becker 6 7 6    
 United Kingdom Lloyd 6 6 3 3 1      South Africa Steyn 5 1 6 3    
 Australia McNamee 6 6 7        Australia McNamee 7 6 3 6    
Q  United States Chamberlin 3 4 6            Australia McNamee 4 4 6 4  
 United States Schultz 2 6 6 1         4  West Germany Becker 6 6 4 6    
 United States Gullikson 6 4 7 6        United States Gullikson 4 3 2    
 Argentina Bengoechea 4 2 1       4  West GermanyBecker 6 6 6      
4  West Germany Becker 6 6 6      

Section 7

First round   Second round   Third round   Fourth round
7  France Leconte 7 6 6      
 Haiti Agénor 5 2 3         7  France Leconte 6 6 6      
 Soviet Union Chesnokov 2 6 4 4     WC  United Kingdom Dowdeswell 1 4 4      
WC  United Kingdom Dowdeswell 6 2 6 6         7  France Leconte 6 6 7      
 Chile Acuña 3 6 4            United States Holmes 4 2 6      
 United States Holmes 6 7 6          United States Holmes 3 7 7 4 6
 West Germany Westphal 7 6 6 7      West Germany Westphal 6 6 5 6 2  
 Romania Segărceanu 5 4 7 6         7  France Leconte 7 6 6 6  
WC  United Kingdom Botfield 6 3 6 2 6        Australia Fitzgerald 6 7 2 3  
 Spain Sánchez 3 6 2 6 3     WC  United Kingdom Botfield 4 2 2      
 United States Testerman 7 6 3 3      Australia Masur 6 6 6      
 Australia Masur 6 7 6 6          Australia Masur 6 6 7 4  
 South Africa Visser 5 6 6 6 6        Australia Fitzgerald 7 7 5 6    
Q  South Africa Robertson 7 7 3 3 4      South Africa Visser 3 6 6 6 2
 Australia Fitzgerald 6 3 7 6      Australia Fitzgerald 6 3 4 7 6  
9  Ecuador Gómez 1 6 6 4    

Section 8

First round   Second round   Third round   Fourth round
15  Argentina Vilas 4 2 3      
WC  Australia Cash 6 6 6         WC  Australia Cash 6 6 6 7    
 New Zealand Simpson 7 4 6 6      New Zealand Simpson 7 3 2 5    
 South Africa Moir 6 6 4 2         WC  Australia Cash 6 6 6 7    
 Argentina Ingaramo 6 3 4 7 6       Q  United States Lapidus 1 4 7 5    
 West Germany Schwaier 4 6 6 5 8      West Germany Schwaier 2 7 7 3 3
Q  South Africa Moir 2 4 3       Q  United States Lapidus 6 6 5 6 6  
Q  United States Lapidus 6 6 6           WC  Australia Cash 4 7 6 6  
 Nigeria Odizor 6 3 6 6 6       2  Sweden Wilander 6 5 4 3  
Q  Australia Kratzmann 4 6 7 4 8     Q  Australia Kratzmann 7 6 4 6    
 Brazil Kirmayr 6 6 6        Brazil Kirmayr 5 2 6 1    
 Sweden Sundström 4 2 4           Q  Australia Kratzmann 4 4 6 1  
WC  United Kingdom Castle 7 7 6           2  Sweden Wilander 6 6 2 6    
 Australia Dyke 6 6 3         WC  United Kingdom Castle 6 6 7 4 0
 United States Davis 6 4 4       2  Sweden Wilander 4 7 6 6 6  
2  Sweden Wilander 7 6 6      

External links

  • 1986 Wimbledon Championships on ATPtennis.com
  • 1986 Wimbledon Championships on tenniscorner.net
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