2015 Western & Southern Open – Men's Singles

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Men's Singles
2015 Western & Southern Open
Champion Flag of Switzerland.svg Roger Federer
Runner-up Flag of Serbia.svg Novak Djokovic
Final score7–6(7–1), 6–3
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women
  2014  · Western & Southern Open ·  2016  

Roger Federer was the defending champion and successfully defended his title, defeating Novak Djokovic in the final, 7–6(7–1), 6–3. He also won the title without losing a set or having his serve broken; [1] this was the second time he did so here, after his 2012 title. It marked the first time Federer toppled the No. 1 and No. 2 players in consecutive matches en route to a title. [2] It was Djokovic's 5th runners-up finish without winning the title.

Contents

Seeds

The top eight seeds receive a bye into the second round.

0 1.   Flag of Serbia.svg Novak Djokovic (Final)
0 2.   Flag of Switzerland.svg Roger Federer (Champion)
0 3.   Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Andy Murray (Semifinals)
04.   Flag of Japan.svg Kei Nishikori (Withdrew because of fatigue)
0 5.   Flag of Switzerland.svg Stan Wawrinka (Quarterfinals)
0 6.   Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Tomáš Berdych (Quarterfinals)
0 7.   Flag of Croatia.svg Marin Čilić (Third round)
0 8.   Flag of Spain.svg Rafael Nadal (Third round)
0 9.   Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg Milos Raonic (First round)
10.   Flag of France.svg Gilles Simon (First round)
11.   Flag of the United States.svg John Isner (First round)
12.   Flag of France.svg Richard Gasquet (Quarterfinals)
13.   Flag of Belgium (civil).svg David Goffin (Third round)
14.   Flag of France.svg Gaël Monfils (First round)
15.   Flag of South Africa.svg Kevin Anderson (Third round)
16.   Flag of Bulgaria.svg Grigor Dimitrov (Third round)

Click on the seed number of a player to go to their draw section.

Draw

Key

Finals

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
               
1 Flag of Serbia.svg Novak Djokovic 66
5 Flag of Switzerland.svg Stan Wawrinka 4 1
1 Flag of Serbia.svg Novak Djokovic 4 776
Q Flag of Ukraine.svg Alexandr Dolgopolov 6652
Q Flag of Ukraine.svg Alexandr Dolgopolov 66
6 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Tomáš Berdych 4 2
1 Flag of Serbia.svg Novak Djokovic 613
2 Flag of Switzerland.svg Roger Federer 776
12 Flag of France.svg Richard Gasquet 61 4
3 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Andy Murray 4 66
3 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Andy Murray 4 66
2 Flag of Switzerland.svg Roger Federer 678
Flag of Spain.svg Feliciano López 3 4
2 Flag of Switzerland.svg Roger Federer 66

Top half

Section 1

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
1 Flag of Serbia.svg N Djokovic 76
Flag of Luxembourg.svg G Müller 6566LL Flag of France.svg B Paire 5 2
LL Flag of France.svg B Paire 77781 Flag of Serbia.svg N Djokovic 62 6
Flag of France.svg J-W Tsonga 63 4 13 Flag of Belgium (civil).svg D Goffin 4 63
Flag of Spain.svg F Verdasco 4 66 Flag of Spain.svg F Verdasco 4 64
Q Flag of Chinese Taipei for Olympic games.svg Y-h Lu 73 4 13 Flag of Belgium (civil).svg D Goffin 677
13 Flag of Belgium (civil).svg D Goffin 5 661 Flag of Serbia.svg N Djokovic 66
10 Flag of France.svg G Simon 4 773 5 Flag of Switzerland.svg S Wawrinka 4 1
Flag of Croatia.svg I Karlović 6636 Flag of Croatia.svg I Karlović 677
Flag of Austria.svg D Thiem 65664 Flag of Slovakia.svg M Kližan 3 62
Flag of Slovakia.svg M Kližan 773 77 Flag of Croatia.svg I Karlović 776565
Flag of Croatia.svg B Ćorić 73 775 Flag of Switzerland.svg S Wawrinka 627777
Q Flag of Germany.svg A Zverev 5 665 Flag of Croatia.svg B Ćorić 6633
5 Flag of Switzerland.svg S Wawrinka 3 776

Section 2

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
Q Flag of Ukraine.svg A Dolgopolov 66
Flag of Ukraine.svg S Stakhovsky 4 3 Flag of Australia (converted).svg B Tomic 4 1
Flag of Australia (converted).svg B Tomic 66Q Flag of Ukraine.svg A Dolgopolov 63 6
WC Flag of the United States.svg J Donaldson 7626 Flag of Poland.svg J Janowicz 3 64
Q Flag of France.svg N Mahut 5 772 WC Flag of the United States.svg J Donaldson 4 64
Flag of Poland.svg J Janowicz 67 Flag of Poland.svg J Janowicz 677
14 Flag of France.svg G Monfils 4 5 Q Flag of Ukraine.svg A Dolgopolov 66
11 Flag of the United States.svg J Isner 3 636 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg T Berdych 4 2
Flag of the United States.svg S Querrey 677 Flag of the United States.svg S Querrey 1 73
Flag of Spain.svg P Andújar 63 1 Flag of Spain.svg T Robredo 65 6
Flag of Spain.svg T Robredo 3 66 Flag of Spain.svg T Robredo 0 1
Flag of Brazil.svg T Bellucci 7766 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg T Berdych 66
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg J Veselý 652 Flag of Brazil.svg T Bellucci 2 3
6 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg T Berdych 66

Bottom half

Section 3

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
7 Flag of Croatia.svg M Čilić 66
Flag of Portugal.svg J Sousa 6656 Flag of Portugal.svg J Sousa 4 2
Flag of Germany.svg P Kohlschreiber 2 772 7 Flag of Croatia.svg M Čilić 5 3
Flag of Italy.svg F Fognini 62 3 12 Flag of France.svg R Gasquet 76
Q Flag of Australia (converted).svg T Kokkinakis 4 66Q Flag of Australia (converted).svg T Kokkinakis 652
Flag of Australia (converted).svg N Kyrgios 2 1 12 Flag of France.svg R Gasquet 776
12 Flag of France.svg R Gasquet 6612 Flag of France.svg R Gasquet 61 4
16 Flag of Bulgaria.svg G Dimitrov 63 63 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg A Murray 4 66
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg L Rosol 2 63 16 Flag of Bulgaria.svg G Dimitrov 7777
Q Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg V Pospisil 66Q Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg V Pospisil 6465
Q Flag of the United States.svg D Kudla 4 3 16 Flag of Bulgaria.svg G Dimitrov 6635
Flag of Serbia.svg V Troicki 2 2 3 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg A Murray 4 777
WC Flag of the United States.svg M Fish 66WC Flag of the United States.svg M Fish 4 61
3 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg A Murray 677

Section 4

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
8 Flag of Spain.svg R Nadal 66
WC Flag of the United States.svg R Ram 4 2 Flag of France.svg J Chardy 3 4
Flag of France.svg J Chardy 668 Flag of Spain.svg R Nadal 74 63
Flag of France.svg A Mannarino 3 3 Flag of Spain.svg F López 5 677
Flag of Italy.svg A Seppi 66 Flag of Italy.svg A Seppi 662
Flag of Spain.svg F López 776 Flag of Spain.svg F López 786
9 Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg M Raonic 644 Flag of Spain.svg F López 3 4
15 Flag of South Africa.svg K Anderson 773 62 Flag of Switzerland.svg R Federer 66
Flag of Argentina.svg L Mayer 6561 15 Flag of South Africa.svg K Anderson 679
WC Flag of the United States.svg B Fratangelo 1 2 Flag of the United States.svg J Sock 3 67
Flag of the United States.svg J Sock 6615 Flag of South Africa.svg K Anderson 1 1
Flag of Spain.svg R Bautista Agut 662 Flag of Switzerland.svg R Federer 66
Flag of Uruguay.svg P Cuevas 3 4 Flag of Spain.svg R Bautista Agut 4 4
2 Flag of Switzerland.svg R Federer 66

Qualifying

Seeds

  1. Flag of France.svg Benoît Paire (Qualifying competition, Lucky loser)
  2. Flag of the United States.svg Steve Johnson (Qualifying competition)
  3. Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg Vasek Pospisil (Qualified)
  4. Flag of Kazakhstan.svg Mikhail Kukushkin (First round)
  5. Flag of Ukraine.svg Sergiy Stakhovsky (Moved to main draw)
  6. Flag of Colombia.svg Santiago Giraldo (Qualifying competition)
  7. Flag of Germany.svg Benjamin Becker (First round)
  8. Flag of France.svg Nicolas Mahut (Qualified)
  9. Flag of Ukraine.svg Alexandr Dolgopolov (Qualified)
  10. Flag of Uzbekistan.svg Denis Istomin (Qualifying competition)
  11. Flag of South Korea.svg Chung Hyeon (Qualifying competition)
  12. Flag of Australia (converted).svg Thanasi Kokkinakis (Qualified)
  13. Flag of the United States.svg Denis Kudla (Qualified)
  14. Flag of Chinese Taipei for Olympic games.svg Lu Yen-hsun (Qualified)
  15. Flag of Turkey.svg Marsel İlhan (Qualifying competition)

Qualifiers

Lucky loser

  1. Flag of France.svg Benoît Paire

Qualifying draw

First qualifier

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
1 Flag of France.svg Benoît Paire 66
Flag of Italy.svg Marco Cecchinato 1 1
1 Flag of France.svg Benoît Paire 4 4
13 Flag of the United States.svg Denis Kudla 66
WC Flag of the United States.svg Tommy Paul 2 60
13 Flag of the United States.svg Denis Kudla 60 6

Second qualifier

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
2 Flag of the United States.svg Steve Johnson 76
Flag of Australia (converted).svg James Duckworth 5 4
2 Flag of the United States.svg Steve Johnson 2 4
8 Flag of France.svg Nicolas Mahut 66
WC Flag of the United States.svg Frances Tiafoe 3 2
8 Flag of France.svg Nicolas Mahut 66

Third qualifier

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
3 Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg Vasek Pospisil 66
Flag of Japan.svg Tatsuma Ito 3 2
3 Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg Vasek Pospisil 6466
11 Flag of South Korea.svg Chung Hyeon 770 3
Flag of Croatia.svg Ivan Dodig 64 1
11 Flag of South Korea.svg Chung Hyeon 3 66

Fourth qualifier

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
4 Flag of Kazakhstan.svg Mikhail Kukushkin 64 5
Flag of Russia.svg Mikhail Youzhny 0 67
Flag of Russia.svg Mikhail Youzhny 62 4
14 Flag of Chinese Taipei for Olympic games.svg Lu Yen-hsun 2 66
WC Flag of the United States.svg Stefan Kozlov 4 3
14 Flag of Chinese Taipei for Olympic games.svg Lu Yen-hsun 66

Fifth qualifier

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
15 Flag of Turkey.svg Marsel İlhan 4 677
Flag of Georgia.svg Nikoloz Basilashvili 64 62
15 Flag of Turkey.svg Marsel İlhan 4 64
12 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Thanasi Kokkinakis 62 6
WC Flag of the United States.svg Ryan Harrison 5 662
12 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Thanasi Kokkinakis 73 77

Sixth qualifier

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
6 Flag of Colombia.svg Santiago Giraldo 66
Flag of the United States.svg Tim Smyczek 4 4
6 Flag of Colombia.svg Santiago Giraldo 3 64
9 Flag of Ukraine.svg Alexandr Dolgopolov 63 6
Alt Flag of the United Kingdom.svg James Ward 4 4
9 Flag of Ukraine.svg Alexandr Dolgopolov 66

Seventh qualifier

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
7 Flag of Germany.svg Benjamin Becker 4 2
Flag of Germany.svg Alexander Zverev 66
Flag of Germany.svg Alexander Zverev 63 6
10 Flag of Uzbekistan.svg Denis Istomin 2 63
Alt Flag of Slovenia.svg Blaž Rola 6674
10 Flag of Uzbekistan.svg Denis Istomin 1 796

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