Olympic Сhampion`s Victory
1992 III International Tennis Tournament
The 3rd Kremlin Cup tournament was held on November, 9—15 1992 in Olimpiyskiy Stadium. Two youngsters, 19-year-old Evgeny Kafelnikov from Sochi and 18-year-old Andrey Medvedev who became the winners of two prestigious juniors tournaments: Orange Bowl-90 and French Open-91 took part in the Moscow event.
The Olympic champion Marc Rosset from Switzerland showed his beat on the tournament and spent the tournament in one breath, he lost only one set during all the tournament. In semis he advanced over the French Cedric Pioline and in the finals he beat the German Carl-Uwe Steeb (6:2, 6:2). The Swiss became the Kremlin Cup champion at the first time. The Russian President Boris Eltsyn presented a trophy to him.
The unseed South-African Marius Barnard and John-Laffnie de Jager unexpectedly beat the second seed duo David Adams (Australia) and Andrei Olkhovsky (NIS) on the deciding tie-break in the finals (6:4, 3:6, 7:6).