1989 Ebel German Open

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1989 Ebel German Open
Date8–15 May
CategoryGrand Prix (Super Series)
Draw56S / 28D
Prize money$500,000
SurfaceClay / outdoor
LocationHamburg, West Germany
VenueAm Rothenbaum
Czechoslovakia Ivan Lendl [1]
Spain Emilio Sánchez / Spain Javier Sánchez [2]
← 1988 · Grand Prix German Open · 1990 →

The 1989 Ebel German Open was a men's tennis tournament that was part of the Super Series of the 1989 Nabisco Grand Prix circuit. It was the 80th edition of the event and was played on outdoor clay courts at the Am Rothenbaum in Hamburg, West Germany from 8 May until 15 May 1989. The final was postponed to Monday, 15 May due to rain during the weekend. First-seeded Ivan Lendl won the singles title, his second at the event after 1987, and earned $135,000 first-prize money.[3]



Czechoslovakia Ivan Lendl defeated Austria Horst Skoff 6–4, 6–1, 6–3

  • It was Lendl's 5th singles title of the year and the 78th of his career.


Spain Emilio Sánchez / Spain Javier Sánchez defeated West Germany Boris Becker / West Germany Eric Jelen 6–4, 6–1


  1. ^ "1989 Hamburg – Singles draw". Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
  2. ^ "1989 Hamburg – Doubles draw". Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
  3. ^ John Barrett, ed. (1990). The International Tennis Federation : World of Tennis 1990. London: Willow Books. pp. 120–121. ISBN 9780002183550.

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