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Doubles, Men

Date23 September – 1 October 1988
StatusOlympic
LocationTe-ni-seu-jang, Ol-lim-pik Gong-won, Seoul
Participants62 from 31 countries
FormatSingle-elimination tournament.

Ken Flach and Robert Seguso were the top-ranked doubles team in the world. Together they won 29 doubles championships and four Grand Slam titles – 1985 US Open, 1987 French Open, and 1987-88 Wimbledon. The final in Seoul matched them against Spain’s Emilio Sánchez and Sergio Casal. The Americans won the first two sets, but the Spaniards fought back to take the match to five sets, before losing, 6-3, 6-4, 6-7 (5-7), 6-7, (1-7), 9-7.

PosNrPlayerNOC
1Ken Flach / Robert SegusoUSAGold
2Emilio Sánchez Vicario / Sergio CasalESPSilver
=3Miloslav Mečíř / Milan ŠrejberTCHBronze
=3Stefan Edberg / Anders JärrydSWEBronze
=5Morten Christensen / Michael TausonDEN
=5Guy Forget / Henri LeconteFRA
=5Darren Cahill / John FitzgeraldAUS
=5Slobodan Živojinović / Goran IvaniševićYUG
=9László Markovits / Gábor KövesHUN
=9Amos Mansdorf / Gilad BloomISR
=9Luiz Mattar / Ricardo AciolyBRA
=9Vijay Amritraj / Anand AmritrajIND
=9Phillip Tuckniss / Mark GurrZIM
=9Kelly Evernden / Bruce DerlinNZL
=9Heinz Günthardt / Jakob HlasekSUI
=9Horst Skoff / Alex AntonitschAUT
=17Suharyadi / Donald Wailan WalalangiINA
=17Leonardo Lavalle / Agustín MorenoMEX
=17Eoin Collins / Owen CaseyIRL
=17Glenn Michibata / Grant ConnellCAN
=17Nduka Odizor / Tony MmohNGR
=17Shuzo Matsuoka / Toshihisa TsuchihashiJPN
=17Yu Jin-Seon / Kim Bong-SuKOR
=17Liu Shuhua / Ma KeqinCHN
=17Carl-Uwe Steeb / Eric JelenFRG
=17Víctor Caballero / Hugo ChapacúPAR
=17Javier Frana / Martín JaiteARG
=17Georgios Kalovelonis / Tasos BavelasGRE
=17Jeremy Bates / Andrew CastleGBR
=17Omar Camporese / Diego NargisoITA
=17Aleksandr Volkov / Andrey OlkhovskyURS
DNSLuis-Arturo González / Álvaro JordanCOL

Round One (23 September 1988)

Winner of each match advanced to round two.

Match #1 Ken Flach / Robert SegusoUSA Suharyadi / Donald Wailan WalalangiINA 6-3, 6-1, 7-5
Match #2 László Markovits / Gábor KövesHUN Leonardo Lavalle / Agustín MorenoMEX 3-6, 6-3, 6-7 (10-12), 6-4, 6-4
Match #3 Amos Mansdorf / Gilad BloomISR Eoin Collins / Owen CaseyIRL 6-2, 7-6 (7-3), 4-6, 7-5
Match #4 Morten Christensen / Michael TausonDEN Glenn Michibata / Grant ConnellCAN 7-5, 6-2, 6-7 (5-7), 7-5
Match #5 Guy Forget / Henri LeconteFRA Nduka Odizor / Tony MmohNGR 6-3, 6-2, 6-7 (5-7), 7-6 (7-6)
Match #6 Luiz Mattar / Ricardo AciolyBRA Shuzo Matsuoka / Toshihisa TsuchihashiJPN 4-6, 6-4, 6-2, 6-2
Match #7 Anand Amritraj / Vijay AmritrajIND Yu Jin-Seon / Kim Bong-SuKOR 6-3, 7-6 (7-5), 6-2
Match #8 Miloslav Mečíř / Milan ŠrejberTCH Liu Shuhua / Ma KeqinCHN 7-5, 6-1, 6-4
Match #9 Stefan Edberg / Anders JärrydSWE Carl-Uwe Steeb / Eric JelenFRG 6-4, 4-6, 6-4, 6-2
Match #10 Phillip Tuckniss / Mark GurrZIM Víctor Caballero / Hugo ChapacúPAR 4-6, 6-3, 6-3, 6-1
Match #11 Kelly Evernden / Bruce DerlinNZL Javier Frana / Martín JaiteARG 6-4, 4-1 DNF
Match #12 Darren Cahill / John FitzgeraldAUS Georgios Kalovelonis / Tasos BavelasGRE 6-2, 4-6, 6-1, 6-1
Match #13 Slobodan Živojinović / Goran IvaniševićYUG Jeremy Bates / Andrew CastleGBR 7-5, 2-6, 6-3, 7-6 (7-4)
Match #14 Heinz Günthardt / Jakob HlasekSUI Omar Camporese / Diego NargisoITA 3-6, 7-6 (7-4), 6-3, 7-6 (7-6)
Match #15 Horst Skoff / Alex AntonitschAUT Luis-Arturo González / Álvaro JordanCOL Qwalkover
Match #16 Emilio Sánchez Vicario / Sergio CasalESP Aleksandr Volkov / Andrey OlkhovskyURS 6-3, 6-3, 6-1

Round Two (25 September 1988)

Winner of each match advanced to the quarter-finals.

Match #1 Ken Flach / Robert SegusoUSA László Markovits / Gábor KövesHUN 6-4, 6-4, 6-4
Match #2 Morten Christensen / Michael TausonDEN Amos Mansdorf / Gilad BloomISR 7-5, 6-3, 6-2
Match #3 Guy Forget / Henri LeconteFRA Luiz Mattar / Ricardo AciolyBRA 4-6, 7-5, 6-4, 6-1
Match #4 Miloslav Mečíř / Milan ŠrejberTCH Anand Amritraj / Vijay AmritrajIND 4-6, 6-4, 4-6, 6-4, 6-2
Match #5 Stefan Edberg / Anders JärrydSWE Phillip Tuckniss / Mark GurrZIM 6-0, 6-1, 6-4
Match #6 Darren Cahill / John FitzgeraldAUS Kelly Evernden / Bruce DerlinNZL 6-7 (6-8), 6-4, 6-2, 3-6, 6-1
Match #7 Slobodan Živojinović / Goran IvaniševićYUG Heinz Günthardt / Jakob HlasekSUI 6-3, 7-6 (8-6), 6-3
Match #8 Emilio Sánchez Vicario / Sergio CasalESP Horst Skoff / Alex AntonitschAUT 6-4, 6-2, 6-1

Quarter-Finals (27 September 1988)

Winner of each match advanced to the semi-finals.

Match #1 Ken Flach / Robert SegusoUSA Morten Christensen / Michael TausonDEN 6-4, 7-5, 6-2
Match #2 Miloslav Mečíř / Milan ŠrejberTCH Guy Forget / Henri LeconteFRA 3-6, 4-6, 7-5, 6-3, 9-7
Match #3 Stefan Edberg / Anders JärrydSWE Darren Cahill / John FitzgeraldAUS 6-3, 6-4, 6-3
Match #4 Emilio Sánchez Vicario / Sergio CasalESP Slobodan Živojinović / Goran IvaniševićYUG 6-1, 7-6 (7-3), 6-3

Semi-Finals (29 September 1988)

Winner of each match advanced to the final.

Match #1 Ken Flach / Robert SegusoUSA Miloslav Mečíř / Milan ŠrejberTCH 6-2, 6-4, 6-1
Match #2 Emilio Sánchez Vicario / Sergio CasalESP Stefan Edberg / Anders JärrydSWE 6-4, 1-6, 6-3, 6-2

Final Round (1 October 1988 — 13:19)

Match 1/2 Ken Flach / Robert SegusoUSA Emilio Sánchez Vicario / Sergio CasalESP 6-3, 6-4, 6-7 (5-7), 6-7 (6-7), 9-7